Cheap flights from Melbourne to Edinburgh

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The best prices from Melbourne to Edinburgh Turnhouse are usually found in October or May, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Monday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from Melbourne to Edinburgh

All the information you need to plan the best MEL to EDI flight in 2021: compare Melbourne to Edinburgh flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Edinburgh.

MEL - EDI

Price

$890 - $1,523

EDI

Temperature

4 - 15 °C

EDI

Precipitation

30 - 60 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 30% potential price rise

Cheapest in

October

Best time to find cheap flights, 17% potential price drop

Average price

$1,188

Average for round-trip flights in October 2021

Round-trip from

$1,188

From Melbourne to Edinburgh Turnhouse

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Melbourne Airport to Edinburgh?

Leaving on a Monday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 8% on the overall cost on flights from Melbourne Airport to Edinburgh.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Melbourne Airport to Edinburgh?

To save on the cost of your flight from Melbourne Airport to Edinburgh, book at least 61 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 11% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $1,414 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $1,584.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Melbourne Airport to Edinburgh?

October can be a great time to fly to Edinburgh from Melbourne Airport with a flight ticket averaging about $1,434. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of October for as cheap as $1,079. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Melbourne Airport to Edinburgh (MEL - EDI)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Melbourne Airport to Edinburgh in the afternoon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 6% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from Melbourne to Edinburgh in October, November 2021

The best prices found for MEL to EDI flights in October, November
7 Nov. - 28 Nov.
MEL

Melbourne

EDI

Edinburgh Turnhouse

2 stops

27h 25m
EDI

Edinburgh Turnhouse

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

35h 35m
$1,979

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 25/10/21

22 Nov. - 29 Nov.
MEL

Melbourne

EDI

Edinburgh Turnhouse

3 stops

32h 05m
EDI

Edinburgh Turnhouse

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

41h 25m
$2,151

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 25/10/21

7 Nov. - 28 Nov.
MEL

Melbourne

EDI

Edinburgh Turnhouse

1 stop

24h 45m
EDI

Edinburgh Turnhouse

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

35h 35m
$2,217

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 25/10/21

Melbourne to Edinburgh 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Edinburgh from Melbourne found for this year
7 Nov. - 28 Nov.
MEL

Melbourne

EDI

Edinburgh Turnhouse

2 stops

27h 25m
EDI

Edinburgh Turnhouse

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

35h 35m
$1,979

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 25/10/21

22 Nov. - 29 Nov.
MEL

Melbourne

EDI

Edinburgh Turnhouse

3 stops

32h 05m
EDI

Edinburgh Turnhouse

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

41h 25m
$2,151

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 25/10/21

7 Nov. - 28 Nov.
MEL

Melbourne

EDI

Edinburgh Turnhouse

1 stop

24h 45m
EDI

Edinburgh Turnhouse

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

35h 35m
$2,217

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 25/10/21

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Melbourne to Edinburgh flights.

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

Most people fly into Edinburgh Turnhouse (EDI) if they book a flight to Edinburgh from Melbourne. On average, Turnhouse has 0 inbound flights from Melbourne per day from 13 airlines. Edinburgh Turnhouse is conveniently located just 11.0 km from Edinburgh’s city centre.

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

Emirates, Qatar Airways, and Etihad Airways are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Melbourne to Edinburgh Turnhouse to control the spread of COVID-19?

Etihad Airways is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travellers flying from Melbourne to Edinburgh Turnhouse are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, socially-distanced seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

Can I find flights from Melbourne Airport to Edinburgh for under $1,500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne Airport to Edinburgh for under $1,500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Lufthansa for just $1,434, but on average you can expect to pay $1,696.

How popular is this Melbourne Airport to Edinburgh flight route?

Within the past month, 1,476 users have taken a look at flights from Melbourne to Edinburgh Turnhouse.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Melbourne Airport to Edinburgh return?

According to our current data, Lufthansa ($1,434), Etihad Airways ($1,700), and British Airways ($1,725) offers the cheapest pricing from Melbourne Airport to Edinburgh.

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

Air France, Finnair and British Airways are the most popular airlines when flying from Melbourne Airport to Edinburgh.

What are the cheapest flights from Melbourne Airport to Edinburgh?

The cheapest flight price from Melbourne Airport to Edinburgh is $573. On average you can expect to pay $2,586. The most popular route, (Melbourne - Edinburgh Turnhouse), can usually be booked for $1,434.

Can I fly to Edinburgh Turnhouse from Melbourne right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Melbourne to Edinburgh Turnhouse

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

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Melbourne 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 Melbourne from Edinburgh Turnhouse?

Returning to Melbourne from Edinburgh Turnhouse

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

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

Alternative routes for Melbourne to Edinburgh

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

Top 8 airlines flying from Melbourne to Edinburgh

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Melbourne to Edinburgh choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
China Southern
Cheapest$986
Average$1,417
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time69%
COVID-19 safety
Etihad Airways
Cheapest$1,007
Average$1,403
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety
Emirates
Cheapest$1,041
Average$1,545
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety
Qatar Airways
Cheapest$1,041
Average$1,529
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time68%
COVID-19 safety
Singapore Airlines
Cheapest$1,187
Average$1,922
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time81%
COVID-19 safety
British Airways
Cheapest$1,203
Average$1,852
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time70%
COVID-19 safety
Qantas Airways
Cheapest$1,230
Average$1,679
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety
KLM
Cheapest$1,256
Average$1,781
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety