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Destination Airport IATA CodeGLA
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Cheap Flights from Gothenburg to Edinburgh

Airports in Gothenburg

Depend on Orbitz.com to bring you the best deals on cheap flights from Gothenburg. The Swedish city of Gothenburg has two international airports within a 12-mile radius. Gothenburg-Landvetter Airport lies about 12 miles to the east of the city, while Gothenburg City Airport is about six miles to the northwest. Gothenburg-Landvetter is the larger and busier of the two and is the usual departure point for international visitors. Air Berlin, Lufthansa, Iran Air, British Airways and Air France are a few of the major commercial airlines that depart from Gothenburg-Landvetter.

Parking at the Airport

Long-term parking close to the passenger terminal is available at a weekly rate. Outdoor parking is available for a slightly lower rate. It takes about seven minutes to walk from the outdoor parking lots to the terminal. Short-term parking is best for travelers expecting to return within seven days. If you're a frequent traveler, you can investigate parking contracts with the airport so that you'll always have the space when you need it.

Transportation to the Airport

Airport coaches travel daily between the airport and downtown Gothenburg, and the trip takes an average of 20 minutes. Taxicabs can also take you from anywhere in the city to the airport at any time of day.

Restaurants at the Airport

If you arrive in plenty of time to get through security, you may find yourself with an hour or more to relax before boarding. You can always grab a bite to eat at one of the five restaurants located in the terminal. Smart travelers use Orbitz.com to plan cheap flights from Gothenburg and everywhere else.

Airports in Edinburgh

Your trip to Scotland will be much easier when you search for cheap flights to Edinburgh on Orbitz.com. The main international gateway for all of Scotland is Edinburgh Airport, located six miles west of the city along the M8 motorway. Several regional and international carriers fly in and out of the airport on a daily basis. These include Aer Lingus, British Airways, KLM, Lufthansa and United Airlines. There are currently plans to expand the airport to accommodate an expected rise in passenger volume.

Transportation From the Airport

When you book with Orbitz.com, you'll have the option to reserve a rental car for your stay. There are also daily and nightly bus routes that transport passengers from Edinburgh Airport into the city. The Airlink 100 runs every 10 minutes all day long and drops passengers off at Waverly Bridge. The trip takes around 25 minutes. City cabs are available outside the arrivals end of the terminal building.

Weather in Edinburgh

The weather in Edinburgh is strongly influenced by surrounding ocean waters. The warm waters of the Gulf Stream keep the city relatively warm for its latitude. Summers are cool, with highs in the mid-60s. Winters are cool but not cold. Average low winter temperatures in Edinburgh are near the freezing mark. Edinburgh is known as a windy city, with a prevailing southwesterly breeze coming down from the hills.

Things to Do in Edinburgh

As a historical and cultural center, Edinburgh has numerous museums and galleries, including the Museum of Edinburgh, National Museum of Scotland and the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art. Allow time to enjoy the sights and sounds of this northern city when you search for flights to Edinburgh on Orbitz.com.

Flights from Gothenburg to Edinburgh - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Gothenburg to Edinburgh?

Ryanair flies direct from Gothenburg (GOT-Landvetter) to Edinburgh (EDI), so you won't have to worry about swapping planes or missing your connecting flight on this route.

What is the shortest flight from Gothenburg to Edinburgh?

Leave those movies on your laptop for some other time, because the trip from Gothenburg to Edinburgh can be as quick as 1 hour and 55 minutes.

What airlines fly from Gothenburg (and vicinity) to Edinburgh (and vicinity) most frequently?

Organize your Gothenburg (and vicinity) to Edinburgh (and vicinity) trip with a Ryanair flight. With 8 each month, this airline operates the most flights between these two destinations.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Edinburgh?

We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it's good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Edinburgh have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you'll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.

Are there flights to Edinburgh with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Edinburgh without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the "no change fees" filter and book with confidence.

What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?

Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2019 shows that Tuesday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Monday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a fresh start to the new year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly isn't the height of summer, as most people assume, but the festive month of December.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2019 saved over 50% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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