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Fares from $41 One Way, $85 Round Trip from Belfast to Edinburgh

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More About Flying To Edinburgh from Belfast

Route Information for Flights from Belfast to Edinburgh

Origin Airport IATA CodeBFS
Destination Airport IATA CodeGLA
Distance143 mi
Direct Flight AirlineseasyJet
Earliest Flight Arrival12:40PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival5:40PM UTC

Traveling from Belfast to Edinburgh

Belfast International Airport

Savvy travelers can book cheap flights from Belfast with Orbitz.com. Belfast, the capital city of Northern Ireland, is serviced by Belfast International Airport. The airport is located 12 miles northwest of Belfast and was formerly known as Aldergrove Airport. More than 4 million passengers travel through the airport each year. Aegan Airlines, Aer Lingus, Air Europa, Austrian Airlines, BH Air, United Airlines, Thomson Airways and Freebird Airlines service Belfast International Airport.

Belfast International Airport Parking

Belfast International Airport offers convenient parking options. Over 8,000 parking spaces are available for long-term and short-term parking needs. Long-term parking costs only £5 per day when you pre-book. Short-term parking costs only £2 per hour, with a maximum daily rate of £34. Reserved parking is also available for frequent flyers.

Belfast International Airport Transportation

Belfast International Airport offers a variety of ground transportation services. Taxis and bus services are readily available outside of the terminal building. The airport is served by the International Airport Taxi Company seven days a week. Expect to pay £25 one-way to the airport from downtown Belfast. Shuttle buses travel to and from downtown Belfast, Lisburn and Londonderry. Avis, Budget, Europcar, Hertz, and National Car Rental all have booths at the airport.

Belfast International Airport Restaurants

Belfast International Airport offers several restaurants that cater to busy travelers. Establishments such as Starbucks, Burger King, Cafe Bar, Caffee Ritazza, and Stangford Grill all offer casual dining options for travelers. There is a bar located on the departure lounge called The Lagan Bar. Fed and Waered offers freshly cooked home-style meals for travelers who want a bit more than the usual. Remember to use Orbitz.com to book cheap flights from Belfast.

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 Belfast to Edinburgh - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Belfast to Edinburgh?

Have your passport at the ready, because easyJet will take you directly from Belfast to Edinburgh. Book your fare now and enjoy a trouble-free, nonstop flight.

What is the shortest flight from Belfast to Edinburgh?

It can take as little as 50 minutes to fly from Belfast (BFS-Belfast Intl.) to Edinburgh (EDI). Take a seat and enjoy the journey, because you'll be coming in to land in next to no time.

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

Lock in your Belfast (and vicinity) to Edinburgh (and vicinity) trip with an EasyJet flight. With 102 each month, this airline offers the most flights along this route.

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.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.