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There are 4 ways to get from Edinburgh to Maputo by plane or train

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Fly from Edinburgh  •  18h 24m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Maputo (MPM) EDI - MPM

$502 - $1,508

3 alternative options

Train to Glasgow, fly  •  21h 35m

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

$571 - $1,754

Train to Aberdeen, fly  •  23h 2m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Aberdeen
  2. Fly from Aberdeen (ABZ) to Maputo (MPM) ABZ - MPM

$676 - $1,863

Train to Newcastle, fly  •  21h 28m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
  2. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Maputo (MPM) NCL - MPM

$675 - $2,056

Edinburgh (EDI) to Maputo (MPM) flights

The flight time between Edinburgh (EDI) and Maputo (MPM) is around 20h 20m and covers a distance of around 9718 km. The fastest flight normally takes 15h 45m. Services are operated by Turkish Airlines, Air France, Linhas Aéreas de Moçambique and others. Typically 57 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Flight route overview

Average flight journey time:
20h 20m
Fastest flight journey time:
15h 45m
Flight distance:
9718 km
Flights per week:
57
Cheapest price:
$535
Carbon emissions:
1970 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
06:10
Last flight departs at:
18:40

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Edinburgh (EDI) to Maputo (MPM) flight schedules

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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Edinburgh to Maputo is to fly, which costs £350 - £1,100 and takes 18h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Maputo is to fly which costs £350 - £1,100 and takes 18h 24m.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Maputo is 9717 km.

It takes approximately 18h 24m to get from Edinburgh to Maputo, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Edinburgh Airport to Maputo Airport. The quickest flight takes 19h 30m and has one stopover.

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Maputo is 1h ahead of Edinburgh. It is currently 8:47 PM in Edinburgh and 9:47 PM in Maputo.

Linhas Aéreas de Moçambique, South African Airways, Lufthansa and four other airlines offer flights from Edinburgh Airport to Maputo Airport.

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There are 54+ hotels available in Maputo. 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 32 min and costs £1 - £6.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Maputo.
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  • Distance: 9716.9 km
  • Duration: 18h 24m

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Maputo, Mozambique?

Turkish Airlines, Air France and 12 other airlines fly from Edinburgh to Maputo every 4 hours.

Airlines
Linhas Aéreas de Moçambique
Website
lam.co.mz
Flights from Edinburgh to Maputo via Paris CDG, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,800
Flights from Edinburgh to Maputo via Frankfurt, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
16h 5m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,500
Flights from Edinburgh to Maputo via Frankfurt, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,500
Flights from Glasgow to Maputo via Frankfurt, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
17h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,700
Flights from Glasgow to Maputo via Frankfurt, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
20h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,600
Flights from Glasgow to Maputo via Frankfurt, Luanda
Ave. Duration
22h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,700
Flights from Glasgow to Maputo via London Heathrow, Durban, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
20h 35m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,800
Flights from Aberdeen to Maputo via London Heathrow, Durban, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
18h 30m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,900
Flights from Newcastle to Maputo via Frankfurt, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,800
Flights from Newcastle to Maputo via Frankfurt, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
19h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $1,800
Flights from Newcastle to Maputo via Paris CDG, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
21h 25m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,100
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Maputo via Istanbul, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
19h 30m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,600
Flights from Edinburgh to Maputo via London Heathrow, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Flights from Glasgow to Maputo via London Heathrow, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
17h 45m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,700
Flights from Glasgow to Maputo via Dubai, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
21h 35m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,000
Flights from Glasgow to Maputo via London Heathrow, Durban, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
20h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,800
Flights from Aberdeen to Maputo via London Heathrow, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,800
Flights from Newcastle to Maputo via Dubai, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
22h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,100
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Maputo via London Heathrow, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
17h 45m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,500
Flights from Edinburgh to Maputo via Frankfurt, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,500
Flights from Glasgow to Maputo via London Heathrow, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
18h
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,600
Flights from Glasgow to Maputo via Frankfurt, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
20h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,600
Flights from Glasgow to Maputo via Paris CDG, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
24h 25m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,600
Flights from Aberdeen to Maputo via London Heathrow, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
18h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $1,800
Flights from Newcastle to Maputo via Frankfurt, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
19h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $1,800
Flights from Newcastle to Maputo via Geneva, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
22h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $1,800
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Maputo via Paris CDG, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,800
Flights from Edinburgh to Maputo via Frankfurt, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
16h 5m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,500
Flights from Glasgow to Maputo via Frankfurt, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
17h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,700
Flights from Glasgow to Maputo via London Heathrow, Durban, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
20h 35m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,800
Flights from Aberdeen to Maputo via London Heathrow, Durban, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
18h 30m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,900
Flights from Newcastle to Maputo via Frankfurt, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,800
Flights from Newcastle to Maputo via Paris CDG, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
21h 25m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,100
Airlink
Website
flyairlink.com
Flights from Glasgow to Maputo via Amsterdam Schiphol, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
24h 5m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,700
Flights from Glasgow to Maputo via Frankfurt, Windhoek, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
21h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,700
Flights from Aberdeen to Maputo via Amsterdam Schiphol, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
24h 5m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,900
Flights from Newcastle to Maputo via Frankfurt, Windhoek, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
20h 25m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,900
Flights from Newcastle to Maputo via Amsterdam Schiphol, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
24h 5m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,900
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Maputo via Paris CDG, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
20h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,800
Flights from Newcastle to Maputo via Paris CDG, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
31h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,100
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Glasgow to Maputo via Amsterdam Schiphol, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
31h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,700
Flights from Aberdeen to Maputo via Amsterdam Schiphol, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
31h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,900
TAAG Angola Airlines
Website
taag.com
Flights from Glasgow to Maputo via Frankfurt, Luanda
Ave. Duration
22h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,700
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Maputo via Faro, Lisbon
Ave. Duration
17h 50m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,600
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
Train from Edinburgh to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $120
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
$90 - $120
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $220
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$95 - $140
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
$150 - $220
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $210
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $130
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
$140 - $210
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $260
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
$90 - $110
Anytime Day 1st Class
$180 - $260
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $260
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
$85 - $110
Anytime Day 1st Class
$180 - $260
TransPennine Express Service

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