Favourite airline: British Airways
Most travellers looking for flights on the route from Edinburgh to London Heathrow decide to book with British Airways.
British Airways
21 %
17 %
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Direct flights are the cheapest connection
Compared to flights with a stopover, direct flights are £86.00 cheaper on this route.
non stop flight
1 stop
2 stops
01h 45min
04h 20min
15h 55min
The favourite connection is non-stop
41 % of travellers decide to book a direct flight on this route.
Direct flights
01h 45min, from £68
41 %
1 stopover Amsterdam Schiphol
04h 20min, from £154
17 %
1 stopover Belfast City
07h 15min, from £207
15 %
Return from £68.00
For the best flight deal, book the outbound flight on 22/05/19 and return flight on 22/05/19.


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.