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

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Melbourne (MEL) to Edinburgh (EDI)

MEL - EDI
Price
$1,204 - $2,060
EDI
Temperature
7 - 19 °C
EDI
Rainfall
37 - 63 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

Round-trip from

$1,204

From Melbourne to Edinburgh

One-way from

$1,155

One-way flight from Melbourne to Edinburgh

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Melbourne to Edinburgh?

Users have found that flying from Melbourne to Edinburgh on a Thursday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

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

To save up to 30% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 61 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Melbourne to Edinburgh from $1,502 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $2,014 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

Our data shows that March tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Edinburgh from Melbourne. Users have commonly found prices around $1,447 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $1,044. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

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

Unlike at midday, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 9% on flights from Melbourne to Edinburgh by exploring options for tickets in the evening.

Cheap flights from Melbourne to Edinburgh in November, December 2020

The best prices found for MEL to EDI flights in November, December
4 Dec - 11 Dec
$2,043pp
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Melbourne
Etihad Airways
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
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Edinburgh Turnhouse
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2 STOPS
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Melbourne

Melbourne to Edinburgh 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Edinburgh from Melbourne found for next year
4 Dec - 11 Dec
$2,043pp
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Melbourne
Etihad Airways
   
2 STOPS
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Edinburgh Turnhouse
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Edinburgh Turnhouse
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One-way flights to Edinburgh from Melbourne

The cheapest one-way flights from Melbourne to Edinburgh
17:30 - 17:05
Etihad Airways
2 stops
34h 35m
MEL - EDI
Etihad Airways
$1,156
Flights by SU
15:55 - 11:55
Multiple Airlines
3 stops
55h 00m
MEL - EDI
Multiple Airlines
$1,397
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Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Melbourne to Edinburgh

Can I find flights from Melbourne to Edinburgh for under $1,488 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne to Edinburgh for under $1,488. The cheapest flight booked recently is on British Airways for just $1,393, but on average you can expect to pay $1,795.

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.

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

Emirates, Qatar Airways, and British 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.

Are there direct flights from Melbourne to Edinburgh for under $1,353 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Melbourne to Edinburgh, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from Melbourne to Edinburgh Turnhouse have been viewed 1,476 times in the past calendar month.

Does it rain more in Melbourne or Edinburgh?

Expected rainfall in Melbourne is same as in Edinburgh. You can expect this to be the case over the next 13 days.

Is Melbourne weather warmer or cooler than Edinburgh?

With an average temperature of 26 °C, peak weather can be found in January. As a traveller, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in Edinburgh are colder than in Melbourne.

How long does is the flight from Melbourne to Edinburgh?

A quick flight from Melbourne to Edinburgh can take about 23h 35m. Qatar Airways provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $1,897. Both multi-stop and direct flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

Flying on British Airways is currently your cheapest option to Edinburgh, with prices starting at $1,394. Additional return tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Finnair and Qatar Airways, with the lowest prices starting at $1,871 and $1,897, respectively. British Airways is 4% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Etihad Airways. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $1,156.

Alternative routes for Melbourne to Edinburgh

Destination information for Edinburgh

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Melbourne to Edinburgh
Today's exchange rate
$1 = £0.56
Average temperature for November in Edinburgh
10.0 °C
Avg rainfall for November in Edinburgh
48.0 mm

Airports servicing Melbourne

Airports servicing Edinburgh

Top 8 airlines 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.

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Etihad Airways
$754 $1,050 No change fee 75%
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China Southern
$738 $1,061 No cancel fee 69%

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

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Qatar Airways
$780 $1,145 No cancel fee 68%
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Emirates
$780 $1,157 No cancel fee 75%
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Qantas Airways
$921 $1,257 No change fee 74%
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KLM
$941 $1,334 No change fee 75%
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British Airways
$901 $1,387 No cancel fee 70%
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Singapore Airlines
$889 $1,440 No change fee 81%
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