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Birmingham (BHX) to Shanghai

All the information you need to plan the best BHX to SHA flight in 2021: compare Birmingham to Shanghai flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Shanghai.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Birmingham to Shanghai?

Find a great deal and save up to 52% by booking at least 51 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Birmingham to Shanghai within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at £536.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Birmingham to Shanghai?

Flights from Birmingham to Shanghai lean towards being more expensive in July. Prices are generally better when you fly from Birmingham to Shanghai in November, with the cheapest ticket starting at £334.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Birmingham to Shanghai (BHX - CNSH)?

When flying from Birmingham to Shanghai, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap flights from Birmingham to Shanghai in September, October 2021

The best prices found for BHX to Shanghai flights in September, October
4 Oct - 18 May
£1,247pp
BHX
Birmingham
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
BHX
Birmingham
4 Oct - 18 May
£1,290pp
BHX
Birmingham
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
KLM
 
1 STOP
BHX
Birmingham
4 Oct - 17 May
£1,291pp
BHX
Birmingham
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
BHX
Birmingham

Birmingham to Shanghai 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Shanghai from Birmingham found for this year
4 Oct - 18 May
£1,247pp
BHX
Birmingham
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
BHX
Birmingham
4 Oct - 18 May
£1,290pp
BHX
Birmingham
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
KLM
 
1 STOP
BHX
Birmingham
4 Oct - 17 May
£1,291pp
BHX
Birmingham
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
BHX
Birmingham

One-way flights to Shanghai from Birmingham

The cheapest one-way flights from Birmingham to Shanghai
03:50 - 10:45
Lufthansa
1 stop
22h 55m
BHX - PVG
Lufthansa
£5,924
Lufthansa
05:30 - 07:05
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
41h 35m
BHX - PVG
Multiple Airlines
£641
Combigo
01:05 - 06:45
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
45h 40m
BHX - SHA
Multiple Airlines
£1,024
Combigo

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Flight FAQs

From Birmingham to Shanghai

What airport do you fly from for flights from Birmingham to Shanghai?

For a flight from Birmingham to Shanghai, you will be flying from Birmingham. Birmingham (BHX) is just 6.8 mi from the centre of the city.

Which airlines flying from Birmingham to Shanghai have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Air France, Lufthansa, and KLM are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Are flight prices decreasing from Birmingham to Shanghai due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Birmingham and Shanghai for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

Can I find flights from Birmingham to Shanghai for under £1,300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Birmingham to Shanghai for under £1,300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just £1,247, but on average you can expect to pay £2,986.

What are the cheapest flights from Birmingham to Shanghai?

On average you can expect to pay £815 for a flight from Birmingham to Shanghai. The cheapest flight overall is £255 while the most popular route, (Birmingham - Shanghai Hongqiao Intl) is currently priced at £1,247.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Birmingham to Shanghai?

When booking a flight from Birmingham to Shanghai, you may want to consider flying on Air France, China Southern or Emirates as they are the most popular for this route.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Shanghai, China

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Shanghai from Birmingham?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Birmingham to Shanghai

Most visitors from Birmingham will not be allowed to enter Shanghai.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Birmingham must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 48 hours before departing to Shanghai.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Birmingham are not required to quarantine after entering Shanghai.

Documents
Health Declaration Form - Must be presented upon arrival


Do I need a test to fly back to Birmingham from Shanghai?

Returning to Birmingham from Shanghai

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Shanghai must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Birmingham.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Shanghai are not required to quarantine after entering Birmingham.

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Destination information for Shanghai

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Birmingham to Shanghai.
Today's exchange rate
£1 = ¥8.84
Average temperature for September in Shanghai
28.0 °C
Avg rainfall for September in Shanghai
16.0 mm

Airports servicing Birmingham

Top 9 airlines flying from Birmingham to Shanghai

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Birmingham to Shanghai choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
China Southern
£299 £411 No cancel fee 69%
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SWISS
£320 £477 No cancel fee 79%
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Lufthansa
£333 £488 No cancel fee 76%
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KLM
£350 £513 No cancel fee 75%
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Air France
£361 £491 No cancel fee 77%
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China Eastern
£397 £426 No cancel fee 62%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by China Eastern. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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SAS
£400 £442 No cancel fee 77%
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XiamenAir
£418 £561 No cancel fee 49%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by XiamenAir. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Emirates
£438 £555 No cancel fee 75%
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