Favourite airline: KLM
The most popular airline for flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow is KLM.
25 %
British Airways
17 %
13 %
Tip: book 3 weeks before departure
The best time to find a cheap flight on this route is 3 weeks before travel. Save up to 45 %.
24 days before departure
Cheapest weekday: Friday
Flight prices fluctuate during the week. Flights are 16 % cheaper on Friday.
Direct flights are cheaper
Compared to flights with a stopover, direct flights are £42.00 cheaper on this route.
non stop flight
1 stop
2 stops
01h 40min
04h 40min
06h 25min
The favourite connection is non-stop
Flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow are most frequently booked as a direct flight.
Direct flights
01h 40min, from £74
32 %
1 stopover Amsterdam Schiphol
15h 55min, from £131
27 %
1 stopover Belfast City
07h 05min, from £168
14 %
Return from £74.00
The best return flight offer is currently available with a departure on 30/11/18 and a return on 15/12/18.


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.