Hire a Private Jet to Edinburgh

Edinburgh is a stunning city, from Edinburgh Castle, high atop Castle Rock, to The Balmoral, the hotel that dominates the city's skyline. Edinburgh has been Scotland's capital since the 15th century. It is the second-largest financial center in the United Kingdom and its historical and cultural attractions bring millions of visitors to Scotland each year. Visit the city that Robert Lewis Stevenson wrote: "...is what Paris ought to be."

What is the best airport to travel to and from Edinburgh?

Our team of private aviation advisors recommend Edinburgh Airport for travel to and from Edinburgh.

What kind of aircraft may I use to go to Edinburgh?

Here is a selection of aircraft you may use to go to Edinburgh. For more details you can contact one of our dedicated Private Aviation Advisor.

Seats: 4

Speed: 375 kts | 695 km/h

Range: 1125 nm | 2083 km

Seats: 7

Speed: 429 kts | 796 km/h

Range: 2072 nm | 3837 km

Seats: 8

Speed: 485 kts | 900 km/h

Range: 2062 nm | 3818 km

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What is there to see and do in Edinburgh?

Travel to Edinburgh on a private jet. Make sure you can see and do all there is in Edinburgh on your schedule. Charter the aircraft you need for all your passengers and get to Scotland hassle-free after an excellent flight experience.

There are breathtaking sights in the Scottish capital. And some sights will scare the breath out of you. Here's a look at some sights of Edinburgh.

Edinburgh Castle

Edinburgh Castle during summer, Scotland.
Visit the Edinburgh Castle

Edinburgh Castle sits on a volcanic outcrop overlooking the city and is one of the oldest fortified places in Europe. As you walk up Castle Hill, you are walking in the footsteps of kings and queens. The castle has functioned as a royal residence, a military garrison, and even a prison. Interestingly, it is available for hire for private functions, making it a perfect location for a private, family dinner.

Arthur's Seat

View of Edinburgh and Edinburgh castle from Arthur's Seat peak at sunset
Enjoy the view at Arthur's Seat

Have you ever wanted to visit Camelot? Legend has it that Arthur's Seat was home to King Arthur and his Knights. What's true about Arthur's Seat is that it sits atop an extinct volcano at the bottom of The Royal Mile. It's called a volcano plug.

Scotch Whisky Experience

Set of Scottish whisky, tasting glasses with variety of single malts or blended whiskey spirits on distillery tour in Scotland, UK
Taste some Good Whisky

This is a must for any discerning scotch drinker. And for any first-time visitor to Edinburgh. You'll be made part of the distilling process and become familiar with how scotch is created. You'll then enter the vault containing the world's largest collection of scotch whisky. From there, you can sample a tiny dram of a variety of different scotch whisky.

There are many more places to see in Edinburgh, from the Royal Botanic Garden to the Underground Ghost Tour. Know that there are a variety of experiences waiting for every member of your family in Edinburgh.

There are also many events taking place throughout the year. This includes the Edinburgh International Children's Festival, the Edinburgh Zoo After Hours, and the Edinburgh Art Festival.

What About Scottish Food? Are There Fine Restaurants in Edinburgh?

Edinburgh is home to four Michelin Starred restaurants and is a city renowned for its fine food scene. Here are a few suggestions:

The Dome

This is a former bank building, located on George Street, one of the city's busiest. You can enjoy lunch, afternoon tea, or dinner at The Dome.

The Kitchin

This Michelin Starred restaurant will give you the feel of Scotland along with some modern twists. Those include a glass wall that allows diners to watch their food being prepared. You might even see the founder, Tom Kitchin, working on your meal. The Kitchin is located on Edinburgh's Waterfront.

Number One

This Michelin Starred restaurant is located in the famous Balmoral hotel. Number One features a seven-course daily menu and will give you the experience of modern Scottish cuisine.

Where are the Best Places to Stay?

The Balmoral Hotel is one of the dominating landmarks in Edinburgh. The clock towers over Prince's Street and is permanently set three minutes fast. That's to help passengers make their trains at Waverley Station. The Balmoral features luxurious rooms and is a grand hotel that has stayed relevant. One more thing: J.K. Rowling wrote the final chapters of Harry Potter while staying at the Balmoral in Scotland.

The Witchery by the Castle

the witchery glamourous suite
Stay at "Fabulously Original Uniquely Indulgent Suites"

This is Edinburgh's opulent, romantic retreat. Candle-lit suites, four-poster beds, and roll-top baths are just the start. The Witchery by the Castle takes opulence to a new level, one you and your partner will surely enjoy.

The Bonham Hotel

bonham hotel reception at Edinburgh
Book the Glamour at Bonham

The Bonham was created from three townhomes in Edinburgh's upscale West End. The Bonham was recently renovated but retained its period architecture, such as huge bay windows. The beds are deep and the rooms are decorated with bright velvets.

LunaJets is the Perfect Complement for Your Trip to Edinburgh

LunaJets clients are accustomed to a high level of customer service. That's what LunaJets provides, from instant access to your Private Aviation Advisor to top-quality service in the air. Often, the most stressful part of any trip is getting there. LunaJets takes away that stress and brings you to your destination on any jet you want. You will wake up stress-free at Edinburgh airport.

LunaJets is used to bring you the best on-demand flight and arrange any other concierge services for your private jet flight. Whether you are looking for midsize jets or a heavy jet, a flight from the United Kingdom or other destinations, for one passenger, or a larger group, LunaJets will find its way to make your private jet charter as perfect as possible.

If you are still unsure about your destination, get in touch with LunaJets and we will show you all the empty legs available for you to choose with the city you want to explore by jet. These flights are much cheaper than a normal jet charter, yet maintain the same quality and assurance as your private jet charters. Where you are and wherever you want to go charter the aircraft of your dreams, with LunaJets.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How far is Edinburgh Airport from the centre of Edinburgh?

The Airport is about 20 minutes away from the centre making it approximately 15km.

How far is Edinburgh from London?

It is about a 537 km distance, making the shortest flight 1 hour and 20 minutes.

Is a private plane faster than a commercial aeroplane?

In many cases, a private plane is faster than a commercial aeroplane, especially on long-haul flights.

When is the best time to visit Edinburgh?

The best time to visit Edinburgh is in the summertime, however in August might get very crowded with tourists, due to the good weather and many events.

Can I rent a private jet today?

At LunaJets we are here to provide you with the best possible service. We have organized flights with less than 1 hour's notice, however, we recommend to tell us a bit more in advance in order to make sure there are no serious complications.