Favourite airline: flybe
27 % of travellers choose to book flights on this route with flybe and British Airways.
15 %
British Airways
12 %
Tip: book 3 months before departure
The best time to find a cheap flight on this route is 3 months before travel. Save up to 41 %.
106 days before departure
Direct flights are cheaper
On this route, direct flights are £50.00 cheaper than flights with a stopover.
non stop flight
1 stop
2 stops
01h 45min
06h 15min
06h 55min
The favourite connection is non-stop
27 % of all bookings on the route Edinburgh to London Heathrow are for non-stop flights.
Direct flights
01h 45min, from £71
27 %
1 stopover Belfast City
07h 00min, from £166
24 %
1 stopover Amsterdam Schiphol
06h 15min, from £121
19 %
Return from £71.00
The price of a ticket for a flight on 14/12/19 and returning on 15/12/19 is currently £71.00.


Flights from Edinburgh to Heathrow

Between 5 and 12 services are provided every day by scheduled airline British Airways on the popular domestic flight route between Edinburgh (EDI) and London Heathrow (LHR). The flight time of just 1 hour and 25 minutes compares particularly favourably to the car journey by road along the M6, which would take a total of around 6 hours and 30 minutes. A direct flight would be the obvious choice here. This route is a favourite with business travellers or tourists planning a weekend break in London or the south of England. It is the most popular route out of Edinburgh Airport according to passenger numbers.


Cheap flight to Heathrow from Edinburgh

As per usual, the cheapest deals on this route are available for a midweek flight. The journey should be planned and booked well in advance as this will greatly increase your chances of purchasing a low cost air ticket. There are currently no low cost airlines operating between the two airports.


Destination London

Onward travel on arrival at Heathrow Airport is fast and easy using the excellent public transport network at the airport. London-Heathrow is on the London underground's Piccadilly line, and there are also trains and coaches serving other cities and towns in the home counties.