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Fly Edinburgh to Calgary, shuttle, drive  •  18h 34m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Calgary (YYC) EDI - YYC
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Calgary Airport to Banff, AB
  3. Drive from Banff, AB to Windermere Lake

$707 - $1,595

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Fly Edinburgh to Cranbrook, drive  •  21h 26m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Cranbrook (YXC) EDI - YXC
  2. Drive from Cranbrook to Windermere Lake

$514 - $1,732

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Train to Glasgow, fly to Calgary, shuttle, drive  •  18h 56m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Calgary (YYC) GLA - YYC
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Calgary Airport to Banff, AB
  4. Drive from Banff, AB to Windermere Lake

$752 - $1,401

Train to Glasgow, fly to Cranbrook, drive  •  22h 15m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Cranbrook (YXC) GLA - YXC
  3. Drive from Cranbrook to Windermere Lake

$539 - $1,888

Train to Aberdeen, fly to Calgary, shuttle, drive  •  20h 34m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Aberdeen
  2. Fly from Aberdeen (ABZ) to Calgary (YYC) ABZ - YYC
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Calgary Airport to Banff, AB
  4. Drive from Banff, AB to Windermere Lake

$799 - $2,214

Train to Newcastle, fly to Calgary, shuttle, drive  •  20h 33m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
  2. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Calgary (YYC) NCL - YYC
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Calgary Airport to Banff, AB
  4. Drive from Banff, AB to Windermere Lake

$788 - $2,107

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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Windermere Lake is to fly and drive which costs £280 - £1,000 and takes 21h 26m.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Windermere Lake is to fly and shuttle and drive which costs £390 - £900 and takes 18h 34m.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Windermere Lake is 6666 km.

It takes approximately 18h 34m to get from Edinburgh to Windermere Lake, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Edinburgh Airport to Calgary Airport. The quickest flight takes 14h 20m and has one stopover.

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Windermere Lake is 7h behind Edinburgh. It is currently 4:43 PM in Edinburgh and 9:43 AM in Windermere Lake.

Delta, British Airways, Aer Lingus and four other airlines offer flights from Edinburgh Airport to Calgary Airport.

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There are 41+ hotels available in Windermere Lake. Prices start at $125 CAD 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 £6.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Windermere Lake.
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  • Distance: 6666 km
  • Duration: 18h 34m

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Windermere Lake, BC, Canada?

There is no direct connection from Edinburgh to Windermere Lake. However, you can take the tram to Edinburgh Airport, take the walk to Edinburgh airport, fly to Calgary, take the walk to Calgary Airport, take the shuttle to Banff, AB, then take the drive to Windermere Lake. Alternatively, you can take the tram to Edinburgh Airport, take the walk to Edinburgh airport, fly to Cranbrook, then take the drive to Windermere Lake.

Airlines
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Calgary via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
12h 20m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,600
Flights from Edinburgh to Calgary via Dublin
Ave. Duration
12h 37m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,500
Flights from Edinburgh to Cranbrook via Amsterdam Schiphol, Calgary
Ave. Duration
19h 54m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,800
Flights from Edinburgh to Cranbrook via New York JFK, Calgary
Ave. Duration
19h 54m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,400
Flights from Edinburgh to Cranbrook via Dublin, Calgary
Ave. Duration
21h 59m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$490 - $1,700
Flights from Edinburgh to Cranbrook via Newark, Calgary
Ave. Duration
21h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,400
Flights from Edinburgh to Cranbrook via Paris CDG, Calgary
Ave. Duration
24h 39m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,900
Flights from Edinburgh to Cranbrook via London Gatwick, Calgary
Ave. Duration
24h 49m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,800
Flights from Glasgow to Calgary via Halifax, Toronto
Ave. Duration
14h 37m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,800
Flights from Glasgow to Calgary via Halifax
Ave. Duration
17h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,700
Flights from Glasgow to Calgary via Dublin
Ave. Duration
10h 42m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,600
Flights from Glasgow to Calgary via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,700
Flights from Glasgow to Calgary via Halifax, Winnipeg
Ave. Duration
17h 52m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,700
Flights from Glasgow to Calgary via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
12h 17m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,700
Flights from Glasgow to Cranbrook via Halifax, Calgary
Ave. Duration
21h 14m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,000
Flights from Glasgow to Cranbrook via Frankfurt, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,700
Flights from Glasgow to Cranbrook via Amsterdam Schiphol, Calgary
Ave. Duration
18h 54m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,000
Flights from Glasgow to Cranbrook via London Gatwick, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
18h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,000
Flights from Glasgow to Cranbrook via Dublin, Calgary
Ave. Duration
20h 4m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,800
Flights from Glasgow to Cranbrook via Amsterdam Schiphol, Edmonton, Calgary
Ave. Duration
19h 4m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Aberdeen to Calgary via Dublin
Ave. Duration
11h 7m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,800
Flights from Aberdeen to Calgary via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,900
Flights from Newcastle to Calgary via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
12h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,800
Flights from Newcastle to Calgary via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
16h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,900
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Calgary via Newark
Ave. Duration
16h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $1,300
Flights from Edinburgh to Calgary via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,200
Flights from Edinburgh to Calgary via Washington Dulles, Toronto
Ave. Duration
17h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $1,300
Flights from Edinburgh to Cranbrook via Amsterdam Schiphol, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
17h 17m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Glasgow to Calgary via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
12h 25m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,300
Flights from Glasgow to Calgary via Toronto
Ave. Duration
12h 58m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$460 - $950
Flights from Glasgow to Cranbrook via Amsterdam Schiphol, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
17h 12m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,700
Flights from Aberdeen to Calgary via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
14h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Flights from Newcastle to Calgary via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$490 - $1,400
Flights from Newcastle to Calgary via Amsterdam Schiphol, Edmonton
Ave. Duration
13h 8m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Calgary via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,300
Flights from Glasgow to Calgary via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,400
Flights from Aberdeen to Calgary via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Flights from Aberdeen to Calgary via Amsterdam Schiphol, Toronto
Ave. Duration
18h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,700
Flights from Aberdeen to Calgary via Norwich, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
13h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Flights from Newcastle to Calgary via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Flights from Newcastle to Calgary via Amsterdam Schiphol, Toronto
Ave. Duration
18h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Calgary via Newark
Ave. Duration
16h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $1,300
Flights from Edinburgh to Calgary via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,200
Flights from Glasgow to Calgary via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
12h 25m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,300
Flights from Aberdeen to Calgary via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
14h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Flights from Newcastle to Calgary via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$490 - $1,400
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Calgary via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,200
Flights from Glasgow to Calgary via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,400
Flights from Glasgow to Calgary via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
12h 25m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,300
Flights from Aberdeen to Calgary via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
14h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Flights from Newcastle to Calgary via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$490 - $1,400
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Calgary via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
16h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,200
Flights from Aberdeen to Calgary via Amsterdam Schiphol, Toronto
Ave. Duration
18h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,700
Flights from Newcastle to Calgary via Amsterdam Schiphol, Toronto
Ave. Duration
18h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,700
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
$18 - $55
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
$40 - $55
Train from Edinburgh to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $150
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
$110 - $150
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $270
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$120 - $170
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
$190 - $270
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $260
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
$29 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$110 - $170
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
$180 - $260
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
$110 - $330
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
$110 - $140
Anytime Day 1st Class
$230 - $330
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $320
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
$110 - $140
Anytime Day 1st Class
$220 - $320
TransPennine Express Service
Bus operators
Banff Transportation Group
Phone
+1 403 762 0000
Email
INFO@BANFFTRANSPORTATION.COM
Website
banfftransportation.com
Shuttle from Calgary Airport to Banff, AB
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$250 - $360
Schedules at
banfftransportation.com
1 Adult Calgary to Banff
$255
1 Adult Calgary to Lake Louise
$360

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