The cheapest times to fly from EDI to MGM are

  • January 29th to April 1st
  • April 16th to May 13th
  • October 29th to December 2nd

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 MGM is early to mid February. Prices can be as high as $1571 for Saturday flights during late July, or as low as $662 for Tuesday flights around early to mid February.


When to Fly to Montgomery

Flying from Edinburgh (EDI) to Montgomery, AL (MGM) will usually cost between $686 to $1434 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid February with an average ticket price of $720. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $1491. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $771 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $961 can be considered a good price for a round-trip EDI to MGM flight.

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

EDI to MGM Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the EDI to MGM flight is priced close to the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Edinburgh. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays 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 $173 (12%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $888. Return trip prices are from the MGM 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 MGM can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 26 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 MGM while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) in Atlanta, GA

  • 147 miles (237 km) away from MGM
  • Usually 28.93% less expensive than MGM
  • 1-layover flights available

See EDI to ATL flights

Destination alternative #2: Pensacola International Airport (PNS) in Pensacola, FL

  • 135 miles (217 km) away from MGM
  • Usually 25.49% less expensive than MGM
  • 1-layover flights available

See EDI to PNS flights

Destination alternative #3: Eglin AFB Destin Fort Walton Beach Airport (VPS) in Valparaiso, FL

  • 126 miles (203 km) away from MGM
  • Usually 4.16% less expensive than MGM
  • 2-layover flights available

See EDI to VPS flights


Flight Hacking EDI to MGM

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 MGM — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Orlando, FL (EDI > MCO > MGM)

  • Price for both tickets: $785
  • Average savings: $176 (18.31%)

See EDI to YYZ flights

Hack #2: Toronto (EDI > YYZ > MGM)

  • Price for both tickets: $796
  • Average savings: $166 (17.22%)

See EDI to MCO flights

Hack #3: Chicago, IL (EDI > ORD > MGM)

  • Price for both tickets: $812
  • Average savings: $149 (15.5%)

See EDI to ORD flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, American, Delta, Finnair, KLM, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Montgomery Regional Airport to Edinburgh Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4144 miles or 6669 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop EDI to MGM flight is about 8 hour 26 minutes.

How many flights go between Edinburgh and Montgomery, AL?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 9 available flights from EDI to MGM.


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 MGM
Destination airport name Montgomery Regional Airport
City Montgomery, AL
Country the United States
Latitude 32.3
Longitude -86.4


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