Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh

Tips and tricks to help you find cheap flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh

Favourite airline: easyJet
The most popular airline for flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh is easyJet.
easyJet
96 %
Ryanair
2 %
SAS
2 %
Tip: book directly before departure
A good time to book a cheap flight on this route is directly on the day of departure.
0 days before departure
Direct flights are cheaper
Compared to direct flights, flights with a stopover on this route are on average 20 % more expensive.
non stop flight
1 stop
2 stops
01h 15min
04h 35min
18h 55min
£67
£84
£2,177
The favourite connection is non-stop
Direct flights are especially popular on this route. 98 % of travellers will book a non-stop flight.
Route
bookings
Direct flights
01h 15min, from £67
98 %
1 stopover Dublin
04h 35min, from £84
2 %

Useful information about the flight from London Stansted to Edinburgh

Flights from Stansted to Edinburgh

One of the top routes flying out of Stansted Airport is the flight route from Stansted (STN) to Edinburgh (EDI). This service is used by both business travellers and tourists planning a weekend break in Edinburgh or a holiday in Scotland. This has been one of the busiest routes in and out of Edinburgh airport in recent years.

Cheap ticket to Edinburgh

A last-minute ticket is usually more expensive on this route, passengers are therefore advised to book their air ticket well in advance.

Fly from Stansted to Edinburgh

Between 2 and 4 flights are operated on this route every day by the low-cost airline Easyjet in a flight time of 1 hour and 15 minutes. The distance of 360 miles between Stansted and Edinburgh would take 6 hours and 20 minutes to drive. Public transport takes 5 hours and 45 minutes and involves two changes.

The departure airprot Stansted airport is located north of London, 30 miles north east of the capital city. There is a railway station at the airport which is served by trains from London Liverpool Street station. Trains also go to Cambridge. Leicester and the Midlands. Alternatively, buses and coaches serve other parts of London and the south east. On arrival at Edinburgh airport, passengers have the choice of taking a bus or coach to their final destination. A tram network is currently being planned and is due to open in 2014.

Flight information London Stansted - Edinburgh
Cheap direct flights
Flight details London Stansted - Edinburgh
  • Flight duration: min. 01:15 / max. 01:15
  • Distance: 510 km
  • Flights per week: 32
  • Return flight duration: min. 01:20 / max. 01:25
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