Favourite airline: e.g. flybe, British Airways
34 % of bookings on this flight route are made with flybe and British Airways.
17 %
British Airways
17 %
Tip: book 2 months before departure
Tip: book flights on this route 2 months before departure and save up to 45 %.
58 days before departure
Direct flights are the cheapest connection
Compared to direct flights, flights with a stopover on this route are on average 51 % more expensive.
non stop flight
1 stop
2 stops
01h 45min
03h 50min
15h 55min
The favourite connection is non-stop
36 % of all bookings on the route Edinburgh to London Heathrow are for non-stop flights.
Direct flights
01h 45min, from £78
36 %
1 stopover Belfast City
07h 10min, from £174
23 %
1 stopover Amsterdam Schiphol
03h 50min, from £160
17 %
Return from £78.00
For the best flight deal, book the outbound flight on 02/09/19 and return flight on 07/09/19.


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.