Question : If you're booking EDI to LGW, how many different options of departure times do you have on a daily basis?
Answer : On average, there are 26 options. You won't have as many choices on this route as most others.
Question : From Edinburgh to London, which day is going to have the most flight times?
Answer : With 146 total flight time options, Thursday provides the most flexibility from EDI to LGW. Saturday currently offers the fewest flight times with 68 options.
Question : If speed is all that matters, how can you get to London as quickly as possible?
Answer : If you're able to take the quickest direct flight (which is offered by British Airways), you can leave EDI at 9:30 AM GMT and get to LGW at 10:50 AM GMT (1 hour and 20 minutes).
Question : Should you be aware of any airlines that have a reputation of delays for this route?
Answer : Flights on easyJet to London from Edinburgh during the last month were delayed 49% of the time. If you should choose this airline, be sure to track the flight status to stay on top of the departure time.
Question : If punctuality is required for you to book a flight, which airline is your best bet?
Answer : The current leader is British Airways with an 81% on-time rate. Stick to British Airways and you won't spend more time in airports than you have to. If they are late for some reason, expect a delay of 10-20 minutes, as that's the average.