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Sydney and Edinburgh time difference is 9 hours


If you are located in Sydney and would like to make a phone call to or have a video chat with someone in Edinburgh, due to the large time difference of 9 hours between these two cities You will have to organise it out of your regular working hours. Edinburgh time is 9 hours behind Sydney time. So the ideal time to get in touch with the other party in Edinburgh would be between 6pm to 2am (Sydney time).

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Time difference comparison

12 am Sydney3pm previous day Edinburgh
1 am Sydney4pm previous day Edinburgh
2 am Sydney5pm previous day Edinburgh
3 am Sydney6pm previous day Edinburgh
4 am Sydney7pm previous day Edinburgh
5 am Sydney8pm previous day Edinburgh
6 am Sydney9pm previous day Edinburgh
7 am Sydney10pm previous day Edinburgh
8 am Sydney11pm previous day Edinburgh
9 am Sydney12am Edinburgh
10 am Sydney1am Edinburgh
11 am Sydney2am Edinburgh
12 pm Sydney3am Edinburgh
1 pm Sydney4am Edinburgh
2 pm Sydney5am Edinburgh
3 pm Sydney6am Edinburgh
4 pm Sydney7am Edinburgh
5 pm Sydney8am Edinburgh
6 pm Sydney9am Edinburgh
7 pm Sydney10am Edinburgh
8 pm Sydney11am Edinburgh
9 pm Sydney12pm Edinburgh
10 pm Sydney1pm Edinburgh
11 pm Sydney2pm Edinburgh

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

Change of time difference between Sydney and Edinburgh

Date Time difference
06 October 2019 to
29 March 2020 (DST begins in Edinburgh)
11 hours
29 March 2020 to
05 April 2020 (DST ends in Sydney)
10 hours
05 April 2020 to
25 October 2020 (DST ends in Edinburgh)
9 hours

Time difference between AEST (Australian Eastern Standard Time) and BST (British Summer Time) is 9 hours

Sydney - Australia

  • Time zone: AEST - Australian Eastern Standard Time
  • Time zone offset: UTC/GMT +10
  • DST started on: 06 October 2019
  • DST ended on: 05 April 2020
    When Daylight Saving Time is observed, the time zone in Sydney changes to AEDT (Australian Eastern Daylight 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).