Edinburgh

Cheap flights from San Francisco (SFO) to Edinburgh (EDI)

The best prices from San Francisco to Edinburgh Turnhouse are usually found in February or January, booked 47 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from San Francisco to Edinburgh

All the information you need to plan the best SFO to EDI flight in 2022: compare San Francisco to Edinburgh flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Edinburgh.

SFO - EDI

Price

$635 - $1,139

EDI

Temperature

39.2 - 59 °F

EDI

Precipitation

1.2 - 2.4 inches

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 26% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

Best time to find cheap flights, 24% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$635

From San Francisco to Edinburgh Turnhouse

One-way from

$401

One-way flight from San Francisco to Edinburgh Turnhouse

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from San Francisco to Edinburgh?

Flights from San Francisco to Edinburgh are found to be more expensive on Friday. This shouldn't discourage you from searching as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Edinburgh.

How far in advance should I book a flight from San Francisco to Edinburgh?

To save on the cost of your flight from San Francisco to Edinburgh, book at least 45 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 26% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $830 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $1,053.

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Francisco to Edinburgh?

The best pricing can be found in the month of February. Prices to Edinburgh from San Francisco average $840. You can even find prices in February for less than $840, as users have found deals to Edinburgh from as low as $430. The month of June appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Edinburgh from San Francisco. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 35%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Francisco to Edinburgh (SFO - EDI)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from San Francisco to Edinburgh in the evening. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 40% on your trip compared to booking a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from San Francisco to Edinburgh in January, February 2022

The best prices found for SFO to EDI flights for January, February
Feb 16 - Feb 23
SFO

San Francisco

EDI

Edinburgh Turnhouse

1 stop

15h 25m
EDI

Edinburgh Turnhouse

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

19h 26m
$572

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/26/22

Feb 16 - Feb 23
SFO

San Francisco

EDI

Edinburgh Turnhouse

1 stop

15h 25m
EDI

Edinburgh Turnhouse

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

19h 26m
$573

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/25/22

Feb 3 - Nov 3
SFO

San Francisco

EDI

Edinburgh Turnhouse

2 stops

19h 40m
EDI

Edinburgh Turnhouse

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

20h 12m
$576

Air France

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Deal found 1/26/22

San Francisco to Edinburgh 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Edinburgh from San Francisco found for this year
May 7 - May 10
SFO

San Francisco

EDI

Edinburgh Turnhouse

1 stop

33h 50m
EDI

Edinburgh Turnhouse

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

19h 45m
$475

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/25/22

May 7 - May 17
SFO

San Francisco

EDI

Edinburgh Turnhouse

1 stop

14h 10m
EDI

Edinburgh Turnhouse

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

20h 09m
$536

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/25/22

Sep 12 - Sep 22
SFO

San Francisco

EDI

Edinburgh Turnhouse

2 stops

42h 45m
EDI

Edinburgh Turnhouse

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

35h 11m
$544

Air Canada

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Deal found 1/27/22

Last minute flights from San Francisco to Edinburgh

Late deals on return flights to Edinburgh from San Francisco, departing today and this week
Feb 3 - Nov 3
SFO

San Francisco

EDI

Edinburgh Turnhouse

2 stops

19h 40m
EDI

Edinburgh Turnhouse

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

20h 12m
$576

Air France

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Deal found 1/26/22

Feb 3 - Nov 3
SFO

San Francisco

EDI

Edinburgh Turnhouse

1 stop

23h 50m
EDI

Edinburgh Turnhouse

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

21h 41m
$577

KLM

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Deal found 1/26/22

Feb 2 - Feb 13
SFO

San Francisco

EDI

Edinburgh Turnhouse

2 stops

28h 30m
EDI

Edinburgh Turnhouse

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

33h 15m
$587

Delta

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Deal found 1/26/22

One-way flights to Edinburgh Turnhouse from San Francisco

The cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to Edinburgh
Mar 17
SFO

San Francisco

EDI

Edinburgh Turnhouse

1 stop

31h 10m
$266

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/27/22

Mar 21
SFO

San Francisco

EDI

Edinburgh Turnhouse

3 stops

40h 05m
$277

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/27/22

Mar 21
SFO

San Francisco

EDI

Edinburgh Turnhouse

2 stops

32h 30m
$278

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/27/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about San Francisco to Edinburgh flights.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from San Francisco to Edinburgh Turnhouse that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Aer Lingus, British Airways, and United Airlines. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Francisco to Edinburgh for under $500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $475, but on average you can expect to pay $564.

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

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

What are the cheapest airlines flying from San Francisco to Edinburgh round-trip?

Our cheapest airline available from San Francisco to Edinburgh is KLM. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $558 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are SAS and United Airlines, starting at $566 and $576 round-trip. KLM is 33% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $329 on SAS. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Iberia from $368 and Virgin Atlantic from $415 one-way.

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

Consider American Airlines, Air Canada or Air France when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from San Francisco to Edinburgh.

What are the cheapest flights from San Francisco to Edinburgh?

While on average a flight from San Francisco to Edinburgh is generally $1,653, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $333. When looking at the most popular route, (San Francisco - Edinburgh Turnhouse), you can expect to pay $475 for that flight.

Can I fly to Edinburgh Turnhouse from San Francisco right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from San Francisco to Edinburgh Turnhouse

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from San Francisco must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 48 hours before departing to Edinburgh Turnhouse.

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

Documents
Mandatory passenger locator form - Submit the form any time in the 48 hours before arriving in the UK. Show the form when checking in your plane, train or ferry to the UK.

Managed quarantine package for Scotland - All travelers arriving directly to Scotland are required to book their Managed Quarantine Package prior to travel.

COVID-19 testing package - All travelers must book and pay for a COVID-19 Testing Package prior to travel to England and Scotland.


Can I fly back to San Francisco from Edinburgh Turnhouse?

Returning to San Francisco from Edinburgh Turnhouse

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Edinburgh Turnhouse must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to San Francisco.

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

Alternative routes for San Francisco to Edinburgh

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 10 airlines flying from San Francisco to Edinburgh

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Francisco to Edinburgh choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
easyJet
Cheapest$75
Average$98
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time86%
COVID-19 safety
Flybe
Cheapest$108
Average$140
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-timeN/A
COVID-19 safety
British Airways
Cheapest$112
Average$876
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time70%
COVID-19 safety
Delta
Cheapest$381
Average$985
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-timeN/A
COVID-19 safety
Air France
Cheapest$384
Average$728
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time77%
COVID-19 safety
United Airlines
Cheapest$415
Average$1,117
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time69%
COVID-19 safety
American Airlines
Cheapest$440
Average$1,113
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time71%
COVID-19 safety
SAS
Cheapest$495
Average$921
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time77%
COVID-19 safety
Iberia
Cheapest$499
Average$1,053
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time77%
COVID-19 safety
KLM
Cheapest$504
Average$1,023
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety