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Cheap flights to Shanghai, China from £277

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 30/5. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
ZRH — SHA
20 พ.ค. — 27 พ.ค.1
1 adult
จ. 20/5
จ. 27/5

Flights to Shanghai, China in 2024

Find the latest flights to Shanghai in 2024, with up-to-date prices and availability. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 859,133 searches and data was last updated on 15 พฤษภาคม 2024.

Popular in

July

Cheapest in

November

Average price

£469

Return from

£395

One-way from

£277
High demand for flights, 23% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 4% potential price drop
Average for return flights in May 2024
From London to Shanghai
One-way flight from London to Shanghai

Cheap flights to Shanghai, China in May & June 2024

Discover affordable flights and deals to Shanghai in May and June 2024. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 859,133 searches and data was last updated on 15 พฤษภาคม 2024.
These are some of the cheapest-priced fares users can find on flights departing to Shanghai in May and June 2024. Deals update frequently so be sure to check back soon if you're not finding what you're looking for.
อา. 19/519:15LHR - PVG
1 stop17h 35mChina Southern
อา. 26/507:20PVG - LHR
1 stop18h 10mChina Southern
Deal found 14/5£426
พ. 12/622:10LHR - SHA
1 stop17h 00mChina Southern
อ. 25/620:50SHA - LHR
1 stop29h 20mChina Southern
Deal found 15/5£427
พ. 19/619:15LHR - PVG
1 stop17h 35mChina Southern
พฤ. 4/707:20PVG - LHR
1 stop18h 10mChina Southern
Deal found 14/5£429
ศ. 31/522:00LHR - PVG
2 stops35h 10mHainan Airlines
อา. 9/620:30PVG - LHR
2 stops30h 00mHainan Airlines
Deal found 14/5£430
อ. 28/508:40LHR - PVG
1 stop17h 45mKLM
พ. 5/611:15PVG - LHR
1 stop27h 25mKLM
Deal found 14/5£432
อ. 28/508:40LHR - PVG
1 stop17h 45mKLM
พฤ. 6/611:15PVG - LHR
1 stop16h 40mKLM
Deal found 15/5£433
อ. 28/520:50LHR - SHA
1 stop17h 20mChina Southern
พ. 5/608:50SHA - LHR
1 stop17h 20mChina Southern
Deal found 14/5£434
ศ. 31/515:20LHR - PVG
1 stop18h 35mAir France
อา. 9/622:10PVG - LHR
1 stop25h 25mAir France
Deal found 15/5£434
ศ. 31/522:00LHR - SHA
2 stops41h 55mHainan Airlines
อา. 9/608:30SHA - LHR
2 stops42h 00mHainan Airlines
Deal found 14/5£434

Shanghai, China 2024 flight deals

Explore flight deals for Shanghai in 2024, offering the best prices and options to suit your preferences. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 859,133 searches and data were last updated on 15 พฤษภาคม 2024.
Browse some of the best deals on flights to Shanghai in 2024. More deals are always being added, so be sure to check back regularly.
พฤ. 26/922:10LHR - PVG
1 stop31h 50mChina Southern
ส. 26/1021:00PVG - LHR
1 stop25h 00mChina Southern
Deal found 13/5£423
พ. 25/919:15LHR - PVG
1 stop31h 45mChina Southern
ศ. 25/1007:20PVG - LHR
1 stop18h 10mChina Southern
Deal found 13/5£423
อา. 19/519:15LHR - PVG
1 stop17h 35mChina Southern
อา. 26/507:20PVG - LHR
1 stop18h 10mChina Southern
Deal found 14/5£426
พฤ. 31/1006:40LHR - PVG
1 stop23h 15mScandinavian Airlines
พ. 4/1223:00PVG - LHR
2 stops26h 00mScandinavian Airlines
Deal found 14/5£426
พ. 12/622:10LHR - SHA
1 stop17h 00mChina Southern
อ. 25/620:50SHA - LHR
1 stop29h 20mChina Southern
Deal found 15/5£427
พ. 19/619:15LHR - PVG
1 stop17h 35mChina Southern
พฤ. 4/707:20PVG - LHR
1 stop18h 10mChina Southern
Deal found 14/5£429
พ. 23/1012:35LHR - PVG
Nonstop12h 45mVirgin Atlantic
อา. 27/1010:55PVG - LHR
Nonstop15h 15mVirgin Atlantic
Deal found 14/5£430
ศ. 31/522:00LHR - PVG
2 stops35h 10mHainan Airlines
อา. 9/620:30PVG - LHR
2 stops30h 00mHainan Airlines
Deal found 14/5£430
พฤ. 26/912:35LHR - PVG
Nonstop12h 45mVirgin Atlantic
พฤ. 5/1210:55PVG - LHR
Nonstop15h 15mVirgin Atlantic
Deal found 15/5£431

Flights to Shanghai, China departing soon

Discover available last-minute flight options to Shanghai, providing immediate availability and potentially lower prices. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 859,133 searches and data was last updated on 15 พฤษภาคม 2024.
Have a look at some of the best last-minute flights available departing to Shanghai. Tip: double check your flight details before making your reservation.
พ. 22/508:40LHR - PVG
1 stop17h 45mKLM
จ. 3/611:15PVG - LHR
1 stop16h 40mKLM
Deal found 14/5£432
พ. 22/519:15LHR - PVG
1 stop14h 45mChina Southern
พ. 29/521:55PVG - LHR
1 stop28h 15mChina Southern
Deal found 13/5£434
พ. 22/519:15LHR - PVG
1 stop14h 45mChina Southern
ศ. 31/506:55PVG - LHR
1 stop19h 15mChina Southern
Deal found 14/5£448
อ. 21/507:45LHR - PVG
2 stops19h 05mHainan Airlines
อา. 2/623:05PVG - LHR
1 stop27h 25mHainan Airlines
Deal found 14/5£454
พ. 22/509:20LCY - PVG
1 stop17h 05mKLM
จ. 3/611:15PVG - LCY
1 stop16h 00mKLM
Deal found 14/5£458
ศ. 24/507:45LCY - PVG
1 stop18h 40mKLM
ศ. 7/611:15PVG - LCY
1 stop16h 00mKLM
Deal found 15/5£458
อ. 21/507:45LHR - PVG
2 stops19h 05mHainan Airlines
อา. 2/616:25PVG - LHR
2 stops34h 05mHainan Airlines
Deal found 14/5£477
ศ. 24/509:55LHR - PVG
1 stop16h 30mKLM
ศ. 7/611:15PVG - LHR
1 stop16h 40mKLM
Deal found 15/5£477
พ. 22/509:30LHR - PVG
1 stop18h 05mEtihad Airways
พ. 29/518:55PVG - LHR
1 stop18h 50mEtihad Airways
Deal found 14/5£480

One-way flights to Shanghai, China

Explore one-way flight options to Shanghai for greater flexibility in your travel plans. Find up-to-date pricing and availability for one-way flights. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 859,133 searches and data was last updated on 15 พฤษภาคม 2024.
Consider booking one of these one-way flights heading to Shanghai. Users can also find round-trip Shanghai flights by using the search form above.
พฤ. 30/521:20LGW - PVG
2 stops33h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 14/5£277
พ. 5/620:55LGW - PVG
2 stops31h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 14/5£278
อา. 16/622:00LHR - PVG
1 stop18h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 14/5£286
พ. 29/516:10LHR - PVG
1 stop19h 05mFinnair
Deal found 13/5£287
พฤ. 6/621:20LGW - PVG
2 stops31h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 14/5£288
พ. 23/1016:10LHR - PVG
1 stop19h 05mFinnair
Deal found 14/5£288
พ. 23/1016:10LHR - PVG
1 stop19h 05mFinnair
Deal found 15/5£289
ส. 1/621:10LGW - PVG
2 stops31h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 14/5£290
พ. 29/521:10LGW - PVG
2 stops35h 00mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 13/5£294

Direct flights to Shanghai, China

พฤ. 10/1011:45LGW - PVG
Nonstop11h 15mAir China
อา. 24/1102:15PVG - LGW
Nonstop12h 40mAir China
Deal found 14/5£483
พฤ. 26/911:45LGW - PVG
Nonstop11h 15mAir China
พ. 4/1202:15PVG - LGW
Nonstop12h 40mAir China
Deal found 15/5£509
พ. 23/1011:45LGW - PVG
Nonstop11h 10mAir China
ส. 26/1002:15PVG - LGW
Nonstop12h 35mAir China
Deal found 14/5£516
พ. 25/911:45LGW - PVG
Nonstop11h 10mAir China
พฤ. 24/1001:25PVG - LGW
Nonstop12h 30mAir China
Deal found 13/5£528
ศ. 27/911:45LGW - PVG
Nonstop11h 10mAir China
พฤ. 24/1001:25PVG - LGW
Nonstop12h 30mAir China
Deal found 13/5£535
พ. 16/1011:35LGW - PVG
Nonstop11h 20mChina Eastern
ศ. 25/1000:55PVG - LGW
Nonstop12h 45mChina Eastern
Deal found 14/5£543
อ. 21/512:10LHR - PVG
Nonstop12h 45mBritish Airways
อ. 28/511:00PVG - LHR
Nonstop14h 35mBritish Airways
Deal found 14/5£551
พ. 12/611:35LGW - PVG
Nonstop11h 20mChina Eastern
อ. 25/609:45PVG - LGW
Nonstop12h 40mChina Eastern
Deal found 15/5£552
จ. 16/918:00LGW - PVG
Nonstop11h 30mChina Eastern
ส. 12/1000:55PVG - LGW
Nonstop12h 45mChina Eastern
Deal found 14/5£556

Find flights to Shanghai within your budget

Locate flights to Shanghai that fit your budget, with regularly updated fares and availability. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 859,133 searches and data was last updated on 15 พฤษภาคม 2024.

Fly from

Any airport

Budget

£395 - £470

Route

Depart

Return

Price

London HeathrowShanghai Pu Dong

LHR - PVG

LHRPVG

London Heathrow

ศ. 31/5

2 stops35h 10m

Shanghai Pu Dong

อา. 9/6

2 stops30h 00m

£395

London HeathrowShanghai Pu Dong

LHR - PVG

LHRPVG

London Heathrow

อ. 29/10

1 stop33h 00m

Shanghai Pu Dong

อ. 26/11

1 stop23h 55m

£404

London HeathrowShanghai Pu Dong

LHR - PVG

LHRPVG

London Heathrow

อ. 28/5

1 stop16h 20m

Shanghai Pu Dong

พ. 5/6

1 stop16h 40m

£421

London HeathrowShanghai Pu Dong

LHR - PVG

LHRPVG

London Heathrow

พฤ. 31/10

1 stop23h 15m

Shanghai Pu Dong

พ. 4/12

2 stops26h 00m

£426

London HeathrowShanghai Pu Dong

LHR - PVG

LHRPVG

London Heathrow

พ. 23/10

Nonstop12h 45m

Shanghai Pu Dong

อา. 27/10

Nonstop15h 15m

£430

London HeathrowShanghai Pu Dong

LHR - PVG

LHRPVG

London Heathrow

อ. 28/5

1 stop17h 45m

Shanghai Pu Dong

พ. 5/6

1 stop27h 25m

£432

London HeathrowShanghai Pu Dong

LHR - PVG

LHRPVG

London Heathrow

ศ. 8/11

1 stop20h 15m

Shanghai Pu Dong

จ. 25/11

1 stop23h 30m

£436

London HeathrowShanghai Hongqiao Intl

LHR - SHA

LHRSHA

London Heathrow

ศ. 1/11

1 stop29h 05m

Shanghai Hongqiao Intl

ศ. 8/11

1 stop30h 40m

£453

London HeathrowShanghai Pu Dong

LHR - PVG

LHRPVG

London Heathrow

พ. 4/9

1 stop18h 05m

Shanghai Pu Dong

พ. 11/9

1 stop18h 50m

£470

Flights are sorted by cheapest first

Deals found on 14/5

Average price of flights to Shanghai by month

Plan your trip to Shanghai by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight to Shanghai is currently £286 while a return flight costs £430. Price data was last updated on 12 May 2024.

Currently, November is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight to Shanghai (average of £537). Flying to Shanghai in July will prove the most costly (average of £956). There are multiple factors that influence the price of a flight so comparing airlines, departure airports and times can help keep costs down.

January

£474

February

£459

March

£480

April

£461

May

£497

June

£545

July

£761

August

£652

September

£465

October

£478

November

£427

December

£494

Temperature and rainfall in Shanghai by month

Plan your trip to Shanghai by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

SHA

Temperature

4 - 28 °C

If weather is an important factor for your trip to Shanghai, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, July is the ideal time of year to visit, when temperatures reach an average of 28.0 C. Travellers hoping to avoid the cold should look outside of January, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 4.0 C).

When is the best time to book a flight to Shanghai?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight to Shanghai. Price data was last updated on 10 May 2024.
The best time to book flights to Shanghai is 28 days before your desired departure date. The cost of your flight will likely increase significantly if you book two weeks in advance of your flight.
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When is the cheapest time to fly to Shanghai?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return to Shanghai. Price data was last updated on 12 May 2024.
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Midday
Afternoon
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Users looking for the lowest fares to Shanghai should consider flying on Sunday afternoons, when prices are typically cheapest. Budget-minded travellers will want to avoid Tuesday afternoons, when prices are usually at their highest.
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Reviews of airlines servicing Shanghai

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Shanghai. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Shanghai. Reviews last updated 15 พฤษภาคม 2024.
See what other customers who have flown with China Southern, Hainan Airlines and Shenzhen Airlines to Shanghai have to say. You can also see how each airline stacks up in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.1
Very Good
3,955 reviews

Entertainment

8.3

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

8.1

Crew

8.3

Overall

8.1

Food

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

With Emirates the crew makes the biggest difference. Meal wasn’t amazing but the drinks make up for it all. It was a late flight so food wasn’t that important. The bar at the back of the A380 makes flying fun again

8.1
Very Good
3,955 reviews
8.1
Very Good
3,955 reviews

Entertainment

8.3

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

8.1

Crew

8.3

Overall

8.1

Food

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

With Emirates the crew makes the biggest difference. Meal wasn’t amazing but the drinks make up for it all. It was a late flight so food wasn’t that important. The bar at the back of the A380 makes flying fun again

7.9
Good
1,568 reviews
8.1
Very Good
3,955 reviews

Entertainment

8.3

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

8.1

Crew

8.3

Overall

8.1

Food

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

With Emirates the crew makes the biggest difference. Meal wasn’t amazing but the drinks make up for it all. It was a late flight so food wasn’t that important. The bar at the back of the A380 makes flying fun again

7.8
Good
1,086 reviews
8.1
Very Good
3,955 reviews

Entertainment

8.3

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

8.1

Crew

8.3

Overall

8.1

Food

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

With Emirates the crew makes the biggest difference. Meal wasn’t amazing but the drinks make up for it all. It was a late flight so food wasn’t that important. The bar at the back of the A380 makes flying fun again

7.8
Good
1,994 reviews
8.1
Very Good
3,955 reviews

Entertainment

8.3

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

8.1

Crew

8.3

Overall

8.1

Food

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

With Emirates the crew makes the biggest difference. Meal wasn’t amazing but the drinks make up for it all. It was a late flight so food wasn’t that important. The bar at the back of the A380 makes flying fun again

7.7
Good
4,397 reviews
8.1
Very Good
3,955 reviews

Entertainment

8.3

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

8.1

Crew

8.3

Overall

8.1

Food

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

With Emirates the crew makes the biggest difference. Meal wasn’t amazing but the drinks make up for it all. It was a late flight so food wasn’t that important. The bar at the back of the A380 makes flying fun again

  • What does SHA mean?

    Shanghai Hongqiao Intl Airport is SHA. This code is created by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) and airlines use IATA codes to identify the departing or arrival airports in the flight routes they service. Shanghai Pu Dong Airport (PVG), Hangzhou Airport (HGH), Wuxi Airport (WUX), Nantong Airport (NTG), Suzhou Airport (SZV) are other airports near this flight destination and their unique identifiers/IATA codes.

  • Can I find cheaper flights to Shanghai if I am willing to have stopovers?

    Yes, flights with stopovers are often cheaper than direct flights. Keep an eye out for flight deals to Shanghai on Cheapflights that require 1 or 2 stops for potential cost savings.

  • What is the best airline to fly to Shanghai?

    Based on reviews from Cheapflights users, China Southern is rated the highest out of the airlines that fly to Shanghai.

  • What is the cheapest airport to fly to in Shanghai?

    null is currently the cheapest airport to fly to in Shanghai. One-way flights to null typically cost null, while return flights cost around null.

  • How much is a return flight to Shanghai?

    A return flight to Shanghai will typically cost around £264, however they can be found for as little as £177.

  • Where does the fastest flight to Shanghai depart from?

    For those looking to save time traveling to Shanghai, London offers the quickest one-way flight (10 hours 55 minutes).

  • Does Shanghai Hongqiao Intl Airport have car hire?

    Yes. Those touching down at Shanghai Hongqiao Intl Airport can take advantage of the car hire services offered upon their arrival.

  • Are there hotels close to Shanghai Hongqiao Intl Airport?

    Yes. Shanghai Hongqiao Intl Airport has hotels nearby for those requiring accommodations. Shanghai Hongqiao Airport Hotel is the closest property to Shanghai Hongqiao Intl Airport (0.0 mi away from Shanghai Hongqiao Intl Airport).

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