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Distance between Birmingham (BHX) and Edinburgh (EDI)

Flight distance from Birmingham to Edinburgh (Birmingham Airport – Edinburgh Airport) is 251 miles / 403 kilometers / 218 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 58 minutes.

Driving distance from Birmingham (BHX) to Edinburgh (EDI) is 300 miles / 483 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 20 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Birmingham to Edinburgh.

Shortest flight path between Birmingham Airport (BHX) and Edinburgh Airport (EDI).

How far is Edinburgh from Birmingham?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Birmingham and Edinburgh. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 250.597 miles
  • 403.297 kilometers
  • 217.763 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 250.302 miles
  • 402.822 kilometers
  • 217.507 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Airport information


A Birmingham Airport
City: Birmingham
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: BHX
ICAO Code: EGBB
Coordinates: 52°27′14″N, 1°44′52″W

B Edinburgh Airport
City: Edinburgh
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: EDI
ICAO Code: EGPH
Coordinates: 55°57′0″N, 3°22′20″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Birmingham and Edinburgh.

Time Difference

Birmingham

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Edinburgh

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 62 kg (136 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Birmingham (BHX) → Edinburgh (EDI).

Distance:
251
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
251

Round trip?