In the past two weeks, users have booked deals to Edinburgh for 16 C$/person, which is 99% cheaper than the average flight to Edinburgh. To find the cheapest price to Edinburgh from your area, use momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.
If you don’t want to visit Edinburgh in May, then you should wait until November to fly from Canada, when ticket prices are also cheap, with an average price of 904 C$.
Most flyers found that booking tickets 60 days in advance of their planned departure date is the best time to get cheap flights to Edinburgh. During this timeframe, flight prices are around 978 C$. However, flight prices might be lower outside of this timeframe. For example, people recently found flights to Edinburgh from Canada for as low as 512 C$ on momondo.
According to our data, Tuesday is the cheapest day to fly to Edinburgh from Canada. The lowest ticket price found for a Tuesday departure recently was 901 C$. Keep in mind that prices can always vary depending on your route and whether or not you are flying domestic or international. The most expensive day to fly to Edinburgh is Thursday, with ticket prices averaging around 983 C$.
In the evening is the cheapest time of day to fly from Canada to Edinburgh when you can find flight prices for as low as 929 C$. Flying to Edinburgh in the evening is an ideal time because this is during off-peak travel hours. In contrast, the most expensive time of day to depart to Edinburgh is in the morning when prices are around 1,018 C$.
Edinburgh has a lot of good places to hike, such as Ben Nevis. Many locals, as well as tourists, enjoy hiking the mountains near Edinburgh, especially in the colder months for more of a challenge and some beautiful scenery. The months of January, February, and March seem to be the most ideal times to visit Edinburgh if you’re looking to fully experience hiking a mountain and walking a beautiful nature trail. During the warmer months, hikers around the Edinburgh area find that parks like Glasgow Green are the best for taking long walks with their families and/or pets. Those looking for this type of experience are likely best suited to fly to Edinburgh in May, June, or July.
Finding an alternative and possibly cheaper destination airport near Edinburgh is possible. If you are planning a flight to Edinburgh, consider booking flights to Dundee Airport (57 km from Edinburgh city centre), Glasgow Intl Airport (78 km from Edinburgh city centre), Glasgow Prestwick Airport (101 km from Edinburgh city centre), Carlisle Lake District Airport (115 km from Edinburgh city centre) or Newcastle upon Tyne Airport (139 km from Edinburgh city centre).
Prices vary based on where travellers are departing from, but on average, the cheapest airport to fly to in Edinburgh is Glasgow Intl Airport where the average price is 609 C$pp. Users typically find the best prices when using momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.