Edinburgh to London Heathrow

London Heathrow Airport is the third busiest airport in the world, and with flights from Edinburgh to London Heathrow with Flybe, you're better connected than ever. With exceptional public transport links to central London from the airport, getting into the heart of the capital for your sightseeing and shopping trip or business meeting is a breeze. Or if London isn't your final destination, with Flybe's codeshare partners Etihad and Virgin Atlantic you can fly on to wonderful locations worldwide that include Atlanta, Boston, Delhi, Dubai, Hong Kong, Johannesburg, Lagos, Los Angeles, Miami, New York, San Francisco, Seattle, Shanghai and Washington.

For the latest information on our flight schedules from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to London Heathrow Airport (LHR), take a look at our Flybe Timetable page for this route, and for the return journey, take a look at the London to Edinburgh page.

Below you'll find all the information you need on flying to London Heathrow from Edinburgh with Flybe, including how to get to Edinburgh Airport and its facilities. If you're staying in London after your flight, we've also shared our tips on finding the perfect hotel, as well as our recommendations for excellent restaurants and bars, the London sights you can't miss, and many other ways to fill your downtime!


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Getting to Edinburgh Airport

Edinburgh Airport is located approximately 8 miles west of the city centre, and is easily reached by car from the A8 Glasgow Road.


Edinburgh Airport offers Short Stay surface and multi-storey car parking that is right outside the terminal building, as well as Long Stay parking with a courtesy coach service to the terminal. A Valet Parking service is also available for a hassle-free arrival at the airport. We recommend booking your parking at Edinburgh Airport in advance for the best price - book via Flybe.com or book now.

Passengers can be set down at the Drop Off zone on the ground floor of the multi-storey car park - follow the signs from the airport approach road. The passenger Pick-Up zone is located on the ground floor of the multi-storey car park and is entered via the Short Stay Car Park entrance, and usual car parking tariffs apply.

Public Transport

Buses to Edinburgh and locations outside the city serve the main terminal forecourt, outside the main entrance. These include the Airlink 100 express bus service which runs every 10 minutes, and journey time to Edinburgh city centre is approximately 30 minutes. The Edinburgh Trams offer a convenient, regular and low-cost service between Edinburgh Airport and the city centre, running every 7 minutes until late evening. Journey time to the city centre is just 30 minutes. If you need to travel by train, Edinburgh Gateway train station is located on the perimeter of Edinburgh Airport, and is accessible via tram from the terminal. For more information on getting to Edinburgh Airport, visit the Transport for Edinburgh website.

Edinburgh Airport

Edinburgh Airport Departures

At a glance:

  • Short Stay, Long Stay and Valet parking
  • Book in advance via Flybe.com or book now
  • Free WiFi throughout the airport
  • Cafés and restaurants
  • Shopping including Duty Free and bureau de change
  • Bookable Aspire Lounge, No1 Lounge and British Airways lounge

London Heathrow Airport Arrivals

After arriving at London Heathrow on your flight from Edinburgh, take a look at our London Heathrow Airport Arrivals page. Here you will find all the information you need on getting into central London, and around the capital during your stay.

To find out more, visit our dedicated London Heathrow Airport page or browse other flights to London.

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Visiting London

As soon as you arrive at London Heathrow Airport, all of the action and excitement of London awaits - and you can be at the heart of it all in under one hour. Whether you're flying to London from Edinburgh for a business meeting, a sightseeing trip or a spot of world-class shopping, visit our Visiting London page for our tips on the best places to stay, eat, drink and shop - plus our must-see sights for those essential photo opportunities!


Doing business in London

If you're taking flights from Edinburgh to London for a business trip, your needs will be well catered-for when you arrive. Our Business in London page has our top recommendations on business meeting venues and conference facilities in London to help you impress your colleagues, in groups of any size.