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Edinburgh (EDI) to Shanghai

All the information you need to plan the best EDI to SHA flight in 2022: compare Edinburgh to Shanghai flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Shanghai.
When is the cheapest time to fly from Edinburgh to Shanghai (EDI - SH)?

When flying from Edinburgh 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.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of April. Prices to Shanghai from Edinburgh average £1,074. You can even find prices in April for less than £1,074, as users have found deals to Shanghai from as low as £442. The month of May appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Shanghai from Edinburgh. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 47%.

Cheap flights from Edinburgh to Shanghai in July, August 2022

The best prices found for EDI to Shanghai flights in July, August
10 Jul - 24 Jul
£22,759pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
10 Jul - 23 Jul
£29,667pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
China Eastern
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

Edinburgh Turnhouse to Shanghai 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Shanghai from Edinburgh found for this year
10 Jul - 24 Jul
£22,759pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
10 Jul - 23 Jul
£29,667pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
China Eastern
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

Last-minute flights from Edinburgh to Shanghai

Late deals on return flights to Shanghai from Edinburgh, departing today and this week
10 Jul - 24 Jul
£22,759pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
10 Jul - 23 Jul
£29,667pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
China Eastern
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Edinburgh</span> to <span class="emphasized">Shanghai</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Edinburgh to Shanghai

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

Edinburgh Turnhouse (EDI), located 6.8 mi from the city center, is the airport you fly out of when you book flights from Edinburgh to Shanghai.

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

Virgin Atlantic, KLM, and Hainan Airlines 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 there last-minute flights available from Edinburgh to Shanghai for under £22,800?

There are currently 2+ open flights from Edinburgh to Shanghai within the next 7 days for less than £22,800.

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

China Southern, Emirates and Etihad Airways are the most popular airlines when flying from Edinburgh to Shanghai.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Shanghai, China

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

Information is based on travel restrictions from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Shanghai

Most visitors from Edinburgh Turnhouse will not be allowed to enter Shanghai.

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Edinburgh Turnhouse 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 Edinburgh from Shanghai?

Returning to Edinburgh Turnhouse from Shanghai

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Shanghai are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Edinburgh Turnhouse.

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

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Destination information for Shanghai

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Edinburgh to Shanghai.
Today's exchange rate
£1 = ¥8.11
Average temperature for July in Shanghai
32.0 °C
Avg rainfall for July in Shanghai
29.0 mm

Airports servicing Edinburgh

Top 6 airlines flying from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Shanghai

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Edinburgh 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
Hainan Airlines
£355 £542 No cancel fee 61%

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

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Lufthansa
£369 £461 No cancel fee 76%
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Virgin Atlantic
£399 £575 No cancel fee 72%
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KLM
£414 £627 No cancel fee 75%
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Emirates
£468 £676 No cancel fee 75%
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XiamenAir
£2,753 £4,232 No cancel fee 49%

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