The cheapest times to fly from HNL to EDI are

  • January 8th to March 25th
  • April 23rd to May 6th
  • September 3rd to September 23rd
  • October 8th 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 HNL to EDI is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $3811 for Saturday flights during mid June, or as low as $1108 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Edinburgh

Flying from Honolulu, HI (HNL) to Edinburgh (EDI) will usually cost between $1143 to $2978 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $1201. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid June, with an average price of $2387. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1185 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1434 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HNL to EDI flight.

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

HNL to EDI Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HNL to EDI flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Honolulu. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, 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 $357 (18%) 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 $1385. Return trip prices are from the EDI to HNL 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 HNL to EDI can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 13 hour 23 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 HNL to EDI while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Aberdeen Dyce Airport (ABZ) in Aberdeen

  • 97 miles (156 km) away from EDI
  • Usually 0.24% less expensive than EDI
  • 2-layover flights available

See HNL to ABZ flights


Flight Hacking HNL to EDI

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 HNL to EDI — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: London (HNL > LHR > EDI)

  • Price for both tickets: $1041
  • Average savings: $393 (27.42%)

See HNL to LHR flights

Hack #2: Gothenburg (HNL > GOT > EDI)

  • Price for both tickets: $1098
  • Average savings: $336 (23.44%)

See HNL to GOT flights

Hack #3: Los Angeles, CA (HNL > LAX > EDI)

  • Price for both tickets: $1111
  • Average savings: $323 (22.5%)

See HNL to LAX flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 22 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Aeromexico, Air Baltic, Air Canada, Air France, Alaska, American, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, Hawaiian, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, SAS, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Edinburgh Airport to Daniel K Inouye International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6892 miles or 11092 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HNL to EDI flight is about 13 hour 23 minutes.

How many flights go between Honolulu, HI and Edinburgh?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 72 available flights from HNL to EDI.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code HNL
Origination airport name Daniel K Inouye International Airport
City Honolulu, HI
Country the United States
Latitude 21.3
Longitude -157.9

Return Airport

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


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