Everyone loves a cheap holiday and especially a quick getaway that won’t break the bank! Here is a list of the 10 cheapest places to fly to from Edinburgh! Safe travels!
1. Copenhagen, Denmark
This influential destination, located in Denmark, is one of the most highly recommended cheap holiday destinations you can fly to from Edinburgh. With prices starting from £132, it’s a deal you wouldn’t want to pass up on. Just a quick flight, lasting only 1 hour and 45 minutes, you are not far from enjoying all the delights Copenhagen has to offer. With various touristic sights to behold, such as the Tivoli Gardens, this cheap break is great for those with an eye for history.
2. Amsterdam, Netherlands
A city cultivated and renowned for having legal marijuana smoking laws, Amsterdam is one of the most popular holiday destinations for people worldwide. With return flights starting from £107, you’ll soon be on your way to exploring and cycling around the sights of Amsterdam, or chilling and indulging in a delicious ‘special’ brownie in no time. Additionally, there are plenty of touristy sights, such as the Anne Frank Museum or the controversial Sex Museum.
3. Alicante, Spain
For those seeking a quick getaway to somewhere more peaceful and sunny, then why not fly to Alicante? With beautiful seaside sights like the Tabarca and cultural sites like the Canelobre Caves, there is plenty to do to pass your time and stay enthralled on your trip. With flights starting from £130, you’ll be sure not to break the bank, but also be able to enjoy and soak up everything Alicante has to offer.
4. London, UK
For those not wishing to venture too far, why not try and take advantage of a cheap flight to London? Saving time in traveling, you can spend more time sight seeking and enjoying the culture London has to offer. With various famous sights, you can spend time visiting the likes of Big Ben or the Tower of London, hosting the Queen’s Jewels. Even visiting the home of the royal family will give you an enthralling experience for a low budget trip. With prices starting from £77, you know it’s worth the venture.
5. Paris, France
The city of love and beauty, Paris is a cheap flight destination and is perfect for a couples’ getaway. Prices from £101, the sights of the Eiffel Tower and the Arc de Triomphe await to be explored. With such a short travel time of just under two hours, there will be plenty to see and do when you arrive. Paris is also great for those wishing to visit the worldwide phenomenon of Disneyland without the expense and extended travel time of having to go all the way to Florida.
6. Geneva, Switzerland
Not the first idea that would come to mind when wishing to travel somewhere for cheap, but with flights from Edinburgh to Switzerland starting at £122 and a journey just under 3 hours; you can be enjoying the sights of Geneva the very same day. With the 12th century St. Pierre Cathedral and Reformation wall for celebrating Calvinism, there is plenty to see and embellish.
7. Dublin, Ireland
For those wishing to go on that bucket list pub crawl of a lifetime, why not take a quick cheap flight to Ireland? Perfect for any time of the year, there is plenty to try! With prices to Dublin starting from £149 return, you are a short jaunt to the ever popular Ireland. If you’re a fan of Guinness, instead of drinking it, why not visit where it was actually created: The Guinness Storehouse?
8. Warsaw, Poland
The ever spectacular Warsaw; a destination filled with Polish culture, including the Palace of Culture and Science. The 1950 soviet building, entwined for art and culture, is a rare sight that is worth the £166 return flight from Edinburgh. Additionally, for those with a more royal craving, you may wish to visit the Wilanow Palace, with it’s beautiful picturesque gardens, you know the small price tag to travel there is worth it.
9. Bucharest, Romania
The Romanian Athenaeum, the Arcul de Triumf, and Herastrau Park; the above all good excuses to visit Bucharest at the good price of £135 return flights from Edinburgh. With these various sights to explore, at such a cheap cost, there will be plenty of money left over to enjoy all the fun culture surrounding this amazing city. With around 5 hours of travel and 1 stop off to break up the trip, it’s not something to miss out on.
10. Athens, Greece
At the low cost of only £134, the next destination on your travel bucket list would be Athens. The imagery on offer includes the Temple of Olympian: Zeus, and Partsenon- both temple ruins to explore at such a low price. To miss out on such a great deal would be regrettable, so why not take this opportunity at such a good price?