Cheap flights from California (CA) to Edinburgh (EDI)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
California to Edinburgh (EDI)

All the information you need to plan the best null to EDI flight in 2021: compare California to Edinburgh flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Edinburgh.
How far in advance should I book a flight from California to Edinburgh?

To save on the cost of your flight from California to Edinburgh, book at least 61 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 36% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $917 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $981.

When is the cheapest time to fly from California to Edinburgh (CA - EDI)?

When flying from California to Edinburgh, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

What is the cheapest month to fly from California to Edinburgh?

The best pricing can be found in the month of February. Prices to Edinburgh from California average $756. You can even find prices in February for less than $756, as users have found deals to Edinburgh from as low as $454. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Edinburgh from California. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 27%.

Cheap flights from California to Edinburgh in December, January 2022

The best prices found for California to EDI flights for December, January
29 Jan - 5 Feb
$492pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
19 Jan - 29 Jan
$521pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
26 Jan - 2 Feb
$550pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Finnair
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

California to Edinburgh 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Edinburgh from California found for this year
5 Dec - 14 Dec
$562pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Air France
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Air France
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
5 Dec - 14 Dec
$572pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Air France
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
1 Dec - 8 Dec
$576pp
SFO
San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Finnair
   
2 STOPS
SFO
San Francisco

Last minute flights from California to Edinburgh

Late deals on round-trip flights to Edinburgh from California, departing today and this week
10 Dec - 19 Jan
$583pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Finnair
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Finnair
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
7 Dec - 14 Dec
$594pp
LAX
Los Angeles
KLM
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
KLM
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
10 Dec - 19 Jan
$616pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Finnair
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Finnair
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles

One-way flights to Turnhouse from California

The cheapest one-way flights from California to Edinburgh
1:15 pm - 1:05 pm
Iberia
1 Stop
15h 50m
LAX - EDI
Iberia
$312
SnapTravelAir
12:10 pm - 4:55 am
SAS
2 Stops
32h 45m
SFO - EDI
SAS
$420
Flights by SU
1:25 pm - 10:30 am
Turkish Airlines
1 Stop
37h 05m
LAX - EDI
Turkish Airlines
$431
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Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From California to Edinburgh

What airport do you fly into for flights to Edinburgh from California?

Edinburgh Turnhouse (EDI), located 6.8 mi from the city center, is the airport you fly into when you book flights from California to Edinburgh.

Which airlines flying from California to Edinburgh Turnhouse have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from California to Edinburgh Turnhouse have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. British Airways, Aer Lingus, and United Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like British Airways with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from California to Edinburgh for under $500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from California to Edinburgh for under $500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $492, but on average you can expect to pay $542.

Are there last-minute flights available from California to Edinburgh for under $600?

There are currently 20+ open flights from California to Edinburgh within the next 7 days for less than $600.

How popular is this California to Edinburgh flight route?

Within the past month, 49 users have taken a look at flights from California to Edinburgh Turnhouse.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from California to Edinburgh one-way?

The cheapest airline one-way is Iberia, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $312. However, be on the lookout for offers from SAS and Aer Lingus, as they are both options that can get you from California to Edinburgh for a low price.

What are the most popular routes from California to Edinburgh?

The most popular flight routes from California to Edinburgh are Los Angeles - Edinburgh Turnhouse, San Francisco - Edinburgh Turnhouse and San Jose - Edinburgh Turnhouse.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from California to Edinburgh?

The most popular airlines flying from California to Edinburgh are Major Airline, American Airlines and Air Canada. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the cheapest flights from California to Edinburgh?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $303. While the most popular route (Los Angeles - Edinburgh Turnhouse) can be booked for $492 on average our data indicates $1,362 when flying from California to Edinburgh.

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COVID Restrictions

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Do I need a COVID test to fly to Edinburgh from California?

Information is based on travel restrictions from California to Edinburgh Turnhouse

Most visitors from California need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Edinburgh Turnhouse.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from California must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Edinburgh Turnhouse.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from California are not required to quarantine after entering Edinburgh Turnhouse.

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Do I need a test to fly back to California from Edinburgh?

Returning to California from Edinburgh Turnhouse

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Edinburgh Turnhouse must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to California.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Edinburgh Turnhouse are not required to quarantine after entering California.

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Departure points for flights from California to Edinburgh

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Destination information for Edinburgh

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from California to Edinburgh.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = £0.76
Average temperature for December in Edinburgh
44.6 °F
Avg rainfall for December in Edinburgh
1.9 ″

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Top 10 airlines flying from California to Edinburgh Turnhouse

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from California to Edinburgh choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
easyJet
$75 $98 No cancel fee 86%
Flybe
$108 $140 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Flybe. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Air France
$109 $630 No cancel fee 77%
British Airways
$112 $1,019 No cancel fee 70%
Norwegian
$360 $532 No cancel fee 74%
Delta
$381 $1,039 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$415 $1,181 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$440 $1,127 No cancel fee 71%
SAS
$489 $959 No cancel fee 77%
Iberia
$499 $1,028 No cancel fee 77%
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