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New York and Edinburgh time difference is 5 hours


You should keep in mind that these two cities are in two different time zones. Edinburgh time is 5 hours ahead of New York time, so if you are located in New York 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 (New York time).

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Time difference comparison

12 am New York5am Edinburgh
1 am New York6am Edinburgh
2 am New York7am Edinburgh
3 am New York8am Edinburgh
4 am New York9am Edinburgh
5 am New York10am Edinburgh
6 am New York11am Edinburgh
7 am New York12pm Edinburgh
8 am New York1pm Edinburgh
9 am New York2pm Edinburgh
10 am New York3pm Edinburgh
11 am New York4pm Edinburgh
12 pm New York5pm Edinburgh
1 pm New York6pm Edinburgh
2 pm New York7pm Edinburgh
3 pm New York8pm Edinburgh
4 pm New York9pm Edinburgh
5 pm New York10pm Edinburgh
6 pm New York11pm Edinburgh
7 pm New York12am next day Edinburgh
8 pm New York1am next day Edinburgh
9 pm New York2am next day Edinburgh
10 pm New York3am next day Edinburgh
11 pm New York4am next day Edinburgh

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

Change of time difference between New York 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 New York)
4 hours
New York sunrise sunset
Edinburgh sunrise sunset

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

New York - 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 New York 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).