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How to find the cheapest flight from
England to Shanghai

How far in advance should I book a flight from England to Shanghai?

To save on the cost of your flight from England to Shanghai, book at least 51 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 10% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from £380 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as £426.

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

November can be a great time to fly to Shanghai from England with a flight ticket averaging about £496. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of November for as cheap as £333. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of July.

Cheap flights from England to Shanghai in September, October 2020

The best prices found for England to Shanghai flights in September, October
31 Oct - 13 Jul
£623pp
MAN
Manchester
SAS
 
1 STOP
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
SAS
   
2 STOPS
MAN
Manchester
30 Oct - 21 Nov
£671pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
27 Oct - 23 Dec
£703pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow

England to Shanghai 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Shanghai from England found for this year
19 Nov - 30 Nov
£514pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick
3 Nov - 11 Nov
£528pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick
30 Nov - 10 Dec
£532pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick

Direct flights to Shanghai from England

Save time with England to Shanghai direct flight deals
26 Feb - 5 Mar
£481pp
LHR
London Heathrow
British Airways
Direct
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
British Airways
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow
3 Feb - 7 Feb
£617pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Virgin Atlantic
Direct
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Virgin Atlantic
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow
3 Feb - 7 Feb
£620pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Virgin Atlantic
Direct
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Virgin Atlantic
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow

Last-minute flights from England to Shanghai

Late deals on return flights to Shanghai from England, departing today and this week
2 Oct - 5 Oct
£1,311pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
SHA
Shanghai Hongqiao Intl
SHA
Shanghai Hongqiao Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
28 Sep - 16 Nov
£1,320pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
2 Oct - 5 Oct
£1,346pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow

One-way flights to Shanghai from England

The cheapest one-way flights from England to Shanghai
01:55 - 18:50
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
32h 55m
LTN - SHA
Multiple Airlines
£288
Kiwi.com
16:45 - 09:20
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
32h 35m
LGW - PVG
Multiple Airlines
£294
Kiwi.com
16:35 - 09:20
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
32h 45m
LTN - PVG
Multiple Airlines
£296
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about England to Shanghai flights.

Flight FAQs

From England to Shanghai

Are flight prices decreasing from England 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 England 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 England to Shanghai for under £500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from England to Shanghai for under £500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on British Airways for just £481, but on average you can expect to pay £562.

Are there direct flights from England to Shanghai for under £500 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from England to Shanghai under £500. A good price for a direct flight from England to Shanghai is less than £893.

Are there last-minute flights available from England to Shanghai for under £1,400?

There are currently 20+ open flights from England to Shanghai within the next 7 days for less than £1,400.

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

Consider Air France, Finnair or British Airways when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from England to Shanghai.

What are the most popular routes from England to Shanghai?

While some choose either London Heathrow - Shanghai Pu Dong or London Gatwick - Shanghai Hongqiao Intl, London Heathrow - Shanghai Hongqiao Intl is the most popular route from England to Shanghai.

What are the cheapest flights from England to Shanghai?

The cheapest flight price from England to Shanghai is £331. On average you can expect to pay £586. The most popular route, (London Heathrow - Shanghai Hongqiao Intl), can usually be booked for £360.

How long does is the flight from England to Shanghai?

For as low as £486, Virgin Atlantic can have you in Shanghai from England in 11h 05m. Both multi-stop and direct flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from England to Shanghai return?

Our cheapest airline available from England to Shanghai is British Airways. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as £377 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are Qatar Airways and Etihad Airways, starting at £403 and £437 round-trip.

Destination information for Shanghai

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from England to Shanghai
Today's exchange rate
£1 = ¥8.67
Flight duration
12h 00m
Average temperature for September in Shanghai
28.0 °C
Avg rainfall for September in Shanghai
16.0 mm

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