If you aren’t able to travel during the month of November, then book flights to Edinburgh from Australia during March instead. Flights to Edinburgh in March, while not as cheap as those in November, still average around $1,312.
In general, most travellers find the cheapest time to book a flight to Edinburgh is about 60 days prior to their departure date, when tickets on average are $1,649. Keep in mind that you might also find cheap flights to Edinburgh outside of this time window. In fact, momondo users recently found flights from Australia to Edinburgh for $1,380.
The cheapest day to depart on your flight to Edinburgh is on a Sunday when prices can be found for as low as $1,480. This is often the case because there is less demand to fly during this day of the week. On the other hand, Saturday is the most expensive day to depart from Australia because it is more convenient for both business and leisure travellers. As a result, prices tend to be around $1,712.
Our data shows that the cheapest Australia to Edinburgh flights are usually those with departure times in the afternoon. Our users have found flights to Edinburgh in the afternoon for as low as $1,553. In the morning is when there is more demand to fly to Edinburgh, so prices are often more expensive at around $1,761 per ticket.
Hikers looking for a more family-friendly day in the great outdoors would be best suited to plan their flight to Edinburgh for May, June, and July, when they can visit Cairngorms National Park and enjoy all that the park has to offer.