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There are 6 ways to get from Edinburgh to Lebanon by plane, train, car, car ferry or car train

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Fly from Edinburgh  •  9h 28m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Beirut (BEY) EDI - BEY

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Train to Glasgow, fly  •  10h 55m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Beirut (BEY) GLA - BEY

Train to Newcastle, fly  •  12h 22m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
  2. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Beirut (BEY) NCL - BEY

Train to Manchester, fly  •  12h 39m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Beirut (BEY) MAN - BEY

Drive, car ferry  •  2 days 11h

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Newcastle upon Tyne
  2. Take the car ferry from Newcastle upon Tyne to Amsterdam IJmuiden
  3. Drive from Amsterdam IJmuiden to Beirut

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  2 days 2h

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to Beirut

Edinburgh (EDI) to Beirut (BEY) flights

The flight time between Edinburgh (EDI) and Beirut (BEY) is around 9h 45m and covers a distance of around 3844 km. This includes an average layover time of around 3h 41m. The fastest flight normally takes 6h 50m. Services are operated by Lufthansa, Turkish Airlines, Middle East Airlines and others. Typically 36 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average flight journey times

Time on flight:
6h 3m
Layover time:
3h 41m
Total time:
9h 45m

Flight route information

Fastest flight journey time:
6h 50m
Flight distance:
3844 km
Flights per week:
36
Cheapest price:
$292
Carbon emissions:
779 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
06:00
Last flight departs at:
18:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Edinburgh (EDI) to Beirut (BEY) flight schedules

Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Lebanon

There is widespread community transmission globally.
Some travel restrictions are being lifted in Lebanon. For the latest travel status, please check the official page for Lebanon.

For travel planning advice, please refer to our Rome2rio Coronavirus information page .

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

Border closures are in place for Lebanon due to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Travelling to this country is restricted.

Some domestic travel restrictions began to ease in Lebanon from June 8.

Lockdown measures are currently in place for United Kingdom. Leaving United Kingdom may be in violation of local restrictions.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for United Kingdom

Last updated: September 20 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Lebanon is to fly which costs £230 - £850 and takes 9h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Lebanon is to fly which costs £230 - £850 and takes 9h 28m.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Lebanon is 3850 km.

It takes approximately 9h 28m to get from Edinburgh to Lebanon, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Edinburgh Airport to Beirut Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h 50m and has one stopover.

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Lebanon is 2h ahead of Edinburgh. It is currently 4:22 AM in Edinburgh and 6:22 AM in Lebanon.

Air France, KLM, Transavia Holland and five other airlines offer flights from Edinburgh Airport to Beirut Airport.

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There are 65+ hotels available in Lebanon. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Edinburgh Airport is to tram which takes 31 min and costs £1 - £6.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Lebanon.
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  • Distance: 3850.2 km
  • Duration: 9h 28m

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Lebanon?

Lufthansa, Turkish Airlines and seven other airlines fly from Edinburgh to Beirut 5 times a day.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Beirut via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
10h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $950
Flights from Glasgow to Beirut via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,400
Flights from Newcastle to Beirut via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
11h 3m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,300
Flights from Manchester to Beirut via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
10h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,200
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Beirut via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from Glasgow to Beirut via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,200
Flights from Newcastle to Beirut via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,300
Flights from Manchester to Beirut via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8h 42m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Beirut via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,600
Flights from Glasgow to Beirut via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,700
Flights from Glasgow to Beirut via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,400
Flights from Newcastle to Beirut via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,800
Flights from Manchester to Beirut via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,700
Middle East Airlines
Website
mea.com.lb
Flights from Edinburgh to Beirut via Geneva
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$410 - $950
Flights from Edinburgh to Beirut via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$400 - $950
Flights from Glasgow to Beirut via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,000
Flights from Glasgow to Beirut via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,400
Flights from Newcastle to Beirut via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,100
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Beirut via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
8h 52m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from Manchester to Beirut via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Manchester to Beirut via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Manchester to Beirut via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $850
Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $45
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
$30 - $45
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $200
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $130
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
$140 - $200
TransPennine Express Service
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
$22 - $35
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $85
Train from Edinburgh to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
$35 - $50
Off-Peak Day Single
$70 - $110
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $140
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$180
Website
Eurotunnel
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfds.com
Car ferry from Newcastle upon Tyne to Amsterdam IJmuiden
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $290
Website
dfds.co.uk
4-bed inside cabin
$120 - $280
2-bed inside cabin
$95 - $290
2-bed sea view cabin
$140 - $280
4 berth commodore cabin
$280 - $380
3-bed Commodore De Luxe double bed
$350 - $450
Standard Car (extra fee)
$152

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