The cheapest times to fly from YYZ to EDI are

  • January 8th to April 1st
  • April 23rd to June 3rd (except the weeks of April 30th and May 14th)
  • November 5th 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 YYZ to EDI is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $1171 for Thursday flights during late December, or as low as $429 for Monday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Edinburgh

Flying from Toronto (YYZ) to Edinburgh (EDI) will usually cost between $473 to $853 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 $490. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $948. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $458 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $617 can be considered a good price for a round-trip YYZ to EDI flight.

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

YYZ to EDI Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the YYZ to EDI flight is cheaper than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Toronto. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to EDI, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into YYZ. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to Edinburgh, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Toronto. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $59 (9%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $603. Return trip prices are from the EDI to YYZ 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 YYZ to EDI can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 6 hour 57 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 YYZ to EDI while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Glasgow Airport (GLA) in Glasgow

  • 42 miles (68 km) away from EDI
  • Usually 6.97% less expensive than EDI
  • Nonstop flights available

See YYZ to GLA flights


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

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

  • Price for both tickets: $598
  • Average savings: $20 (3.16%)

See YYZ to DUB flights

Hack #2: Dublin (YYZ > DUB > EDI)

  • Price for both tickets: $598
  • Average savings: $19 (3.08%)

See YYZ to LGW flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 23 major airlines flying this route most often: Aegean, Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air France, Air Transat, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, easyJet, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Royal Jordanian, 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 Lester B. Pearson International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3320 miles or 5343 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop YYZ to EDI flight is about 6 hour 57 minutes.

How many flights go between Toronto and Edinburgh?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 75 available flights from YYZ to EDI.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code YYZ
Origination airport name Lester B. Pearson International Airport
City Toronto
Country Canada
Latitude 43.7
Longitude -79.6

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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