Cork to Edinburgh

Getting to Edinburgh from Cork is very straight forward. There are 2 airliners who all offer direct flights several times a week. The official airport code for Cork is ORK and for Edinburgh it is EDI.

The cost of ticket prices to Edinburgh United Kingdom can vary quite considerably if you travel at certain times of the week especially at weekends. If you know the dates you wish to travel then book you flights as soon as you can. The earlier you book your lights the cheaper they will be. You can get saving of up to 50% of you book 2 or 3 months in advance! We recommend our viewers to pay and reserve the seats in advance. This ensures you get the best seats on the plane at the cheapest prices.

Please see below the airlines that fly from Cork (ORK) to Edinburgh (EDI) and the amount of daily flights in operation.

AirlinerMoTuWeThFrSaSuFirst FlightLast Flight
Aer Lingus111121106:4019:10
Stobart Air110121106:4019:10

The most direct flights are offered by Aer Lingus but they only offer 1 flight per week. This flight departs 06:40 and goes by the flight number EI 3806 and EI 3808

If you wish to book your flight with Aer Lingus then we advise you book direct from their website at / The best discounts can only be obtained from their website.

The flight time for Aer Lingus vary based on the month you will travel, but below we has summarised the most common times they will fly. We recommend you only take these times as guidance and check with Aer Lingus for the exact times for the date you depart.

DayFlying Time
Friday06:40 and 19:10

Flights to Edinburgh are also available from airports close to Cork. Below we have provided a short list of routes which you could consider is you feel that are suitable.

RouteStopsDistanceFlying Time
Cork to Glasgow0521 km (324 miles)1 hour 25 minutes

A useful tip to save money to exchange money before you go, or go to a bureau de change outside of the airport when you arrive. The exchange rate within the airport are not very good so try to avoid changing money their if you can.

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