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There are 7 ways to get from Edinburgh to Saint Helier by plane, train, car ferry, bus, night bus or car

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Fly from Edinburgh  •  3h 16m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Jersey (JER) EDI - JER

$88 - $344

Cheapest option

Bus, car ferry  •  17h 36m

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to POOLE, Dorset
  3. Take the car ferry from Poole to Jersey St Helier

$75 - $105

5 alternative options

Train to Glasgow, fly  •  4h 35m

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

$87 - $369

Train, car ferry  •  12h 20m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Poole
  3. Take the car ferry from Poole to Jersey St Helier

$193 - $748

Train, bus, car ferry  •  17h 37m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Bristol Parkway
  2. Take the train from Bristol Parkway to Weymouth
  3. Take the bus from Weymouth, Kings Statue to Poole, Old Orchard X54
  4. Take the car ferry from Poole to Jersey St Helier

$345 - $721

Night bus, bus, car ferry  •  18h 16m

  1. Take the night bus from Edinburgh Bus Station to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to POOLE, Dorset
  3. Take the car ferry from Poole to Jersey St Helier

$92 - $123

Drive, car ferry  •  11h 20m

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Poole
  2. Take the car ferry from Poole to Jersey St Helier

$138 - $199

Edinburgh (EDI) to Jersey (JER) flights

The flight time between Edinburgh (EDI) and Jersey (JER) is around 3h 36m and covers a distance of around 754 km. The fastest flight normally takes 1h 35m. Services are operated by easyJet, British Airways, Loganair and others. Typically 25 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Flight route overview

Average flight journey time:
3h 36m
Fastest flight journey time:
1h 35m
Flight distance:
754 km
Flights per week:
25
Cheapest price:
$162
Carbon emissions:
249 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
06:00
Last flight departs at:
17:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Edinburgh (EDI) to Jersey (JER) flight schedules

Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Jersey

There is widespread community transmission globally.
We have received no reports of travel restrictions in Jersey. For the latest travel status, please check the official page for Jersey.

For travel planning advice, please refer to our Rome2rio Coronavirus information page .
For the latest travel status, we recommend checking the official page for Jersey.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

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

Currently, we are unable to provide international travel restriction information for Jersey relating to Coronavirus (COVID-19). For the latest travel status in Jersey, please check government recommendations.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Jersey

Currently, we are unable to provide domestic travel restriction information for travelling within Jersey. For the latest Coronavirus (COVID-19) travel status within Jersey, please check government recommendations.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Jersey

Last updated: July 29 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Saint Helier is to bus and car ferry which costs £50 - £75 and takes 17h 36m.

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The fastest way to get from Edinburgh to Saint Helier is to fly which takes 3h 16m and costs £60 - £250.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Saint Helier is 756 km.

The best way to get from Edinburgh to Saint Helier without a car is to train and car ferry which takes 12h 20m and costs £130 - £550.

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It takes approximately 3h 16m to get from Edinburgh to Saint Helier, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Edinburgh Airport to Jersey Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 35m.

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Loganair, Blue Islands Limited, British Airways and easyJet offer flights from Edinburgh Airport to Jersey Airport.

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There are 53+ hotels available in Saint Helier. 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 Saint Helier.
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  • Distance: 755.7 km
  • Duration: 3h 16m

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Saint Helier, Jersey?

easyJet, British Airways and two other airlines fly from Edinburgh to Saint Helier 4 times a day.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Jersey
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $260
Flights from Edinburgh to Jersey via London Luton
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $260
Flights from Edinburgh to Jersey via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $260
Flights from Edinburgh to Jersey via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$160 - $260
Flights from Glasgow to Jersey
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $370
Flights from Glasgow to Jersey via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$60 - $370
Flights from Glasgow to Jersey via London Luton
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $370
Flights from Glasgow to Jersey via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $370
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Edinburgh to Jersey via Southampton
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $550
Flights from Glasgow to Jersey via Southampton
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $550
Flights from Glasgow to Jersey via Exeter
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $550
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Jersey via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Glasgow to Jersey via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Blue Islands Limited
Website
blueislands.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Jersey via Southampton
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $550
Flights from Glasgow to Jersey via Southampton
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $550
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 London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
$70 - $100
Anytime Day Single
$240 - $340
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
$380 - $550
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Parkway to Weymouth
Ave. Duration
2h 36m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
$45 - $60
Anytime Day 1st Class
$80 - $110
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Edinburgh to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Website
National Express
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to POOLE, Dorset
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Website
National Express
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to POOLE, Dorset
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Website
National Express
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Edinburgh Bus Station to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
Condor Ferries
Phone
01202 207216
Email
contactcentre@condorferries.co.uk
Website
condorferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Poole to Jersey St Helier
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
Condor Ferries

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