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There are 2 ways to get from Toronto to Edinburgh by plane or train

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Fly to Edinburgh  •  9h 42m

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Edinburgh (EDI) YYZ - EDI

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Fly to Glasgow, train  •  11h 7m

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

Toronto (YYZ) to Edinburgh (EDI) flights

The flight time between Toronto (YYZ) and Edinburgh (EDI) is around 11h 14m and covers a distance of around 3339 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 2h 43m. The fastest flight normally takes 6h 40m. Services are operated by WestJet, Air Canada, Aer Lingus and others. Typically 90 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:
8h 31m
Layover time:
2h 43m
Total time:
11h 14m

Flight route information

Fastest flight journey time:
6h 40m
Flight distance:
3339 miles
Flights per week:
90
Cheapest price:
£244
Carbon emissions:
1083 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
13:55
Last flight departs at:
21:50

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Toronto (YYZ) to Edinburgh (EDI) flight schedules

Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Toronto to Edinburgh is to fly, which costs $370 - $1,100 and takes 9h 42m.

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The quickest way to get from Toronto to Edinburgh is to fly which costs $370 - $1,100 and takes 9h 42m.

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The distance between Toronto and Edinburgh is 3338 miles.

It takes approximately 9h 42m to get from Toronto to Edinburgh, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Toronto Airport to Edinburgh Airport is the direct flight which takes 6h 40m.

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Edinburgh is 5h ahead of Toronto. It is currently 8:46 AM in Toronto and 1:46 PM in Edinburgh.

WestJet, Air Canada, Aer Lingus and three other airlines offer flights from Toronto Airport to Edinburgh Airport.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Toronto Airport is to train which takes 25 min and costs $2 - $13.

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Map of how to get from Toronto to Edinburgh.
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  • Distance: 3338.3 miles
  • Duration: 9h 42m

What companies run services between Toronto, ON, Canada and Edinburgh, Scotland?

WestJet, Air Canada and six other airlines fly from Toronto to Edinburgh hourly.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Toronto to Edinburgh via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
11h 12m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£500 - £2,600
Flights from Toronto to Glasgow via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
10h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
£460 - £4,600
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Toronto to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
£240 - £900
Flights from Toronto to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£240 - £900
Flights from Toronto to Glasgow via Halifax
Ave. Duration
8h 53m
When
Monday
Estimated price
£250 - £900
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£260 - £950
Flights from Toronto to Edinburgh via Newark
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£250 - £850
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Toronto to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£260 - £950
Flights from Toronto to Edinburgh via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£470 - £1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Toronto to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£260 - £950
Flights from Toronto to Edinburgh via Newark
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£250 - £850
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Toronto to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£350 - £1,100
Flights from Toronto to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£350 - £1,200
Air Transat
Website
airtransat.com
Flights from Toronto to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
£300 - £1,100
Icelandair
Website
icelandair.com
Flights from Toronto to Glasgow via Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
£400 - £1,500
Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £30
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£10 - £15
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£23 - £30

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