The cheapest times to fly from EDI to MEM are

  • January 8th to March 25th
  • April 23rd to June 10th
  • October 22nd to December 9th

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 MEM is mid January. Prices can be as high as $1514 for Friday flights during early August, or as low as $525 for Wednesday flights around mid January.


When to Fly to Memphis

Flying from Edinburgh (EDI) to Memphis, TN (MEM) will usually cost between $563 to $1340 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 $575. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1423. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $848 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $831 can be considered a good price for a round-trip EDI to MEM flight.

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

EDI to MEM Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the EDI to MEM flight is cheaper than the average and costs slightly more 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

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to MEM, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into EDI. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Memphis, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Edinburgh. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $154 (13%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $786. Return trip prices are from the MEM 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 MEM can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 25 minutes may not 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 not usually a nonstop flight from EDI to MEM while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Bill and Hillary Clinton Nat Adams Field Airport (LIT) in Little Rock, AR

  • 129 miles (208 km) away from MEM
  • Usually 12.10% less expensive than MEM
  • 1-layover flights available

See EDI to LIT flights


Flight Hacking EDI to MEM

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 MEM — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Stockholm (EDI > ARN > MEM)

  • Price for both tickets: $681
  • Average savings: $150 (18.06%)

See EDI to MCO flights

Hack #2: Orlando, FL (EDI > MCO > MEM)

  • Price for both tickets: $742
  • Average savings: $89 (10.72%)

See EDI to ARN flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (EDI > LGA > MEM)

  • Price for both tickets: $746
  • Average savings: $85 (10.17%)

See EDI to LGA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 15 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, American, British Airways, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Royal Jordanian, SAS, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Memphis International Airport to Edinburgh Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4132 miles or 6650 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop EDI to MEM flight is about 8 hour 25 minutes.

How many flights go between Edinburgh and Memphis, TN?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 18 available flights from EDI to MEM.


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 MEM
Destination airport name Memphis International Airport
City Memphis, TN
Country the United States
Latitude 35
Longitude -90


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