The cheapest times to fly from MCO to EDI are

  • January 8th to March 25th
  • April 23rd to May 27th (except the week of May 14th)
  • September 10th to December 9th (except the weeks of October 15th and October 29th)

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 MCO to EDI is late November to early December. Prices can be as high as $1117 for Saturday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $480 for Tuesday flights around late November to early December.


When to Fly to Edinburgh

Flying from Orlando, FL (MCO) to Edinburgh (EDI) will usually cost between $547 to $937 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late November to early December with an average ticket price of $561. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $1033. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $471 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $673 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MCO to EDI flight.

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

MCO to EDI Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MCO to EDI flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Orlando. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, 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 $99 (13%) 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 $658. Return trip prices are from the EDI to MCO 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 MCO 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 8 hour 28 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking MCO 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 MCO to EDI — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: London (MCO > LGW > EDI)

  • Price for both tickets: $486
  • Average savings: $187 (27.79%)

See MCO to LGW flights

Hack #2: London (MCO > LHR > EDI)

  • Price for both tickets: $518
  • Average savings: $156 (23.11%)

See MCO to LHR flights

Hack #3: London (MCO > LCY > EDI)

  • Price for both tickets: $586
  • Average savings: $87 (12.93%)

See MCO to LCY flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 28 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air France, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Condor, Delta, easyJet, Eurowings, Finnair, Flybe, Iberia, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, Norwegian, Norwegian Air UK, Royal Jordanian, SAS, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Thomas Cook Airlines, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4157 miles or 6690 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MCO to EDI flight is about 8 hour 28 minutes.

How many flights go between Orlando, FL and Edinburgh?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 78 available flights from MCO to EDI.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MCO
Origination airport name Orlando International Airport
City Orlando, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 28.4
Longitude -81.3

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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