Albany and Edinburgh time difference is 5 hours


Time in Albany


Mon, May 25th (UTC -4)
Time in Edinburgh


Tue, May 26th (UTC +1)

You should keep in mind that these two cities are in two different time zones. Edinburgh time is 5 hours ahead of Albany time, so if you are located in Albany and would like to make a phone call to or have a video chat with someone in Edinburgh, the convenient time for both you and the other party is 9am to 12pm (Albany time).


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Time difference comparison

12 am Albany5am Edinburgh
1 am Albany6am Edinburgh
2 am Albany7am Edinburgh
3 am Albany8am Edinburgh
4 am Albany9am Edinburgh
5 am Albany10am Edinburgh
6 am Albany11am Edinburgh
7 am Albany12pm Edinburgh
8 am Albany1pm Edinburgh
9 am Albany2pm Edinburgh
10 am Albany3pm Edinburgh
11 am Albany4pm Edinburgh
12 pm Albany5pm Edinburgh
1 pm Albany6pm Edinburgh
2 pm Albany7pm Edinburgh
3 pm Albany8pm Edinburgh
4 pm Albany9pm Edinburgh
5 pm Albany10pm Edinburgh
6 pm Albany11pm Edinburgh
7 pm Albany12am next day Edinburgh
8 pm Albany1am next day Edinburgh
9 pm Albany2am next day Edinburgh
10 pm Albany3am next day Edinburgh
11 pm Albany4am next day Edinburgh

The hours shown in blue color are the usual 9 am to 5 pm business hours.



Change of time difference between Albany and Edinburgh

Date Time difference
08 March 2020 to
29 March 2020 (DST begins in Edinburgh)
4 hours
29 March 2020 to
25 October 2020 (DST ends in Edinburgh)
5 hours
25 October 2020 to
01 November 2020 (DST ends in Albany)
4 hours

Time difference between EDT (Eastern Daylight Time) and BST (British Summer Time) is 5 hours



Albany - USA

  • Time zone: EDT - Eastern Daylight Time
  • Time zone offset: UTC/GMT -4
  • DST started on: 08 March 2020
  • DST will end on: 01 November 2020
    When Daylight Saving Time ends, the time zone in Albany will return to EST (Eastern Standard Time).


Edinburgh - UK

  • Time zone: BST - British Summer Time
  • Time zone offset: UTC/GMT +1
  • DST started on: 29 March 2020
  • DST will end on: 25 October 2020
    When Daylight Saving Time ends, the time zone in Edinburgh will return to GMT (Greenwich Mean Time).