Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh

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Favourite airline: easyJet
Flight tickets on the route London Stansted – Edinburgh are most frequently booked with easyJet.
85 %
Ryanair UK
15 %
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Cheapest weekday: Monday
Compared to other weekdays, flights are cheapest on Monday.

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

Outbound and return from £41.98
Flight duration min. 01:15
Return flight duration min. 01:20/ max. 01:25
Distance 510 km
Flights per week 32
Departure airport London Stansted (STN)
Arrival airport Edinburgh (EDI)
Destination country United Kingdom
Alternative routes to United Kingdom
Popular destinations for onward travel