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Best price 24.57 £
Journey duration 21 h 45 min
Connections per day 55
First departure 08:20
Last departure 17:15
Distance 497 km

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Virail's search tool will provide you with the options you need when you want to go from Cardiff to Edinburgh. All you need to do is enter the dates of your planned journey, and let us take care of everything else. Our engine does the hard work, searching through thousands of routes offered by our trusted travel partners to show you options for traveling by train, bus, plane, or carpool. You can filter the results to suit your needs. There are a number of filtering options, including price, one-way or round trip, departure or arrival time, duration of journey, or number of connections. Soon you'll find the best choice for your journey. When you're ready, Virail will transfer you to the provider's website to complete the booking. No matter where you're going, get there with Virail.

How can I get the cheapest plane tickets to travel from Cardiff to Edinburgh?

When you're traveling from Cardiff to Edinburgh, you can expect to pay an average of approximately 490.76 £. You might be able to find prices as low as 24.57 £, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest plane tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as plane ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper plane tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.

Flights from Cardiff to Edinburgh

How long does the journey from Cardiff to Edinburgh take by plane?

In order to get from Cardiff to Edinburgh faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Cardiff and Edinburgh will complete the journey in 1 h 20 min.On average, it will take you about 21 h 45 min to travel the 498 between Cardiff and Edinburgh.

What time are the departures from Cardiff to Edinburgh?

If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from Cardiff to Edinburgh leaving at 08:20. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 17:15.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays.

Which airports are used when traveling from Cardiff to Edinburgh?

You will be able to leave Cardiff by using airports such as Cardiff-Wales Arpt. These connect you to airports including Turnhouse in Edinburgh. Check carefully before making a booking. Some or all of these airports will appear on the route, depending on the airline you use for your trip. Check carefully to see which route your airline follows, to see if it passes through an airport that is convenient for your needs. It may be necessary to make a short journey between airports either in Cardiff or in Edinburgh, for your convenience while traveling.

How many daily journeys are there from Cardiff to Edinburgh?

You will be able to travel from Cardiff to Edinburgh using companies such as Flybe, , KLM, Air France, Aer Lingus, Finnair, British Airways, KLMオランダ航空, ไทยแอร์เอเชีย, Vueling, Hainan Airlines, Ryanair, Qatar Airways, Loganair, Virgin Atlantic and TUI Airways. Combined, these providers offer an average of 55 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to 196 departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Cardiff to Edinburgh using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 3 direct connections from Cardiff to Edinburgh each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 52 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week.