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Flights from Cardiff to Edinburgh

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Shopping in Edinburgh is a real treat, and the city's beautiful Princes Street has all the top brands as well as iconic stores like Jenners. Edinburgh also boasts two of Europe's biggest celebrations, the Edinburgh Festival in August and the Hogmanay celebrations at New Year. It's worth booking flights from Cardiff to Edinburgh in advance if you would like to be a part of the festivities. Any time of year is perfect for a trip to Edinburgh and there are lots of terrific attractions including:

  • Edinburgh Castle and Lothian Road
  • Shopping in Princes Street or the Gyle Shopping Centre
  • The pubs and restaurants of the Royal Mile and Rose Street
  • Greyfriars Church and the statue of Greyfriars Bobby
  • Edinburgh Zoo
  • Amazing views over the city from Arthur's Seat
  • The trendy bars and cafes of Leith
  • The historic Grassmarket

Cheap flights from Cardiff to Edinburgh allow you to visit as often as you wish to really get to know the city's many attractions. There is accommodation to suit all tastes and you can choose hotel Edinburgh in the area you prefer such as the New Town or in the vibrant Leith or Grassmarket areas.

Cardiff to Edinburgh cheap flights

All flights from Cardiff to Edinburgh arrive at Edinburgh Airport at Turnhouse which is about 8 miles west of the city on the main A8 Glasgow Road. There is a shuttle bus that leaves at regular intervals and which travels through many scenic areas including Corstorphine where Edinburgh Zoo is located. However, it's well worth considering car hire in Edinburgh A rental car is perfect for those who wish to explore other areas such as Queensferry where you can see the Forth Road and Rail Bridges.

Lowest round trip fares found for Cardiff to Edinburgh flights

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Cardiff - Edinburgh flybe £48 Return 23 January 25 January
Cardiff - Edinburgh flybe £49 Return 11 February 14 February
Cardiff - Edinburgh flybe £63 Return 09 March 13 March

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Cardiff - Edinburgh flybe £67 Return 21 to 22 February Yesterday
Cardiff - Edinburgh flybe £213 Return 23 December to 02 January Yesterday
Cardiff - Edinburgh flybe £230 Return 27 December to 02 January Yesterday
Cardiff - Edinburgh flybe £88 Return 23 to 25 June Yesterday
Cardiff - Edinburgh flybe £60 One-way 30 December Yesterday

There are flights from Cardiff to Edinburgh at regular intervals throughout the day so it's easier than ever to plan great breaks. Edinburgh is often called the 'Athens of the North' and it's impressive architecture and sights are certainly appealing. The city also has some of the best shopping and entertainment in the UK and cheap flights from Cardiff to Edinburgh make it an affordable choice for families, singles, couples or groups of friends.

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Weather forecast for Edinburgh
  • Monday 5
    Min 1 °C
    Max 6 °C
  • Tuesday 6
    Min -1 °C
    Max 5 °C
  • Wednesday 7
    Min 10 °C
    Max 14 °C
  • Thursday 8
    Min 4 °C
    Max 11 °C
  • Friday 9
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Climate in Edinburgh
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  • January
    4 °C
    65.00
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  • February
    4 °C
    44.00
    21
  • March
    5 °C
    44.00
    23
  • April
    6 °C
    46.00
    22
  • May
    9 °C
    47.00
    21
  • June
    12 °C
    59.00
    22
  • July
    14 °C
    52.00
    22
  • August
    14 °C
    66.00
    22
  • September
    12 °C
    51.00
    21
  • October
    8 °C
    83.00
    23
  • November
    6 °C
    60.00
    22
  • December
    3 °C
    59.00
    21