The cheapest times to fly from EDI to CIA are

  • April 30th to May 13th
  • September 17th to March 25th (except the weeks of October 8th, December 17th, February 12th, and March 5th)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from EDI to CIA is mid January. Prices can be as high as $549 for Monday flights during late July, or as low as $108 for Saturday flights around mid January.


When to Fly to Rome

Flying from Edinburgh (EDI) to Rome (CIA) will usually cost between $121 to $393 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid January with an average ticket price of $121. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $438. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $317 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $237 can be considered a good price for a round-trip EDI to CIA flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the EDI to CIA route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

EDI to CIA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the EDI to CIA flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Edinburgh. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Mondays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $18 (7%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Saturday and returning a week later will cost an average of $229. Return trip prices are from the CIA to EDI flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from EDI to CIA can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 10 minutes may be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is a nonstop flight from EDI to CIA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Capodichino Airport (NAP) in Naples

  • 108 miles (174 km) away from CIA
  • Usually 12.45% less expensive than CIA
  • Nonstop flights available

See EDI to NAP flights


Flight Hacking EDI to CIA

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from EDI to CIA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: London (EDI > STN > CIA)

  • Price for both tickets: $192
  • Average savings: $46 (19.2%)

See EDI to WMI flights

Hack #2: Nowy Dwor Mazowieckie (EDI > WMI > CIA)

  • Price for both tickets: $221
  • Average savings: $16 (6.75%)

See EDI to STN flights

Hack #3: Weeze (EDI > NRN > CIA)

  • Price for both tickets: $223
  • Average savings: $14 (5.91%)

See EDI to NRN flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from EDI to CIA? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 1 major airline flying this route most often: Ryanair, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Ciampino Airport to Edinburgh Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1211 miles or 1949 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from EDI to CIA?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop EDI to CIA flight is about 3 hour 10 minutes.

How many flights go between Edinburgh and Rome?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 1 available flights from EDI to CIA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code EDI
Origination airport name Edinburgh Airport
City Edinburgh
Country the United Kingdom
Latitude 56
Longitude -3.4

Return Airport

Destination code CIA
Destination airport name Ciampino Airport
City Rome
Country Italy
Latitude 41.8
Longitude 12.6


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