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How to find the cheapest flight from
Gatwick (LGW) to Shanghai

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

To save up to 10% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 51 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Gatwick to Shanghai from £380 1-2 weeks out and tickets from £426 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

November is one of the best times of the year to fly to Shanghai from Gatwick. Prices for November average £496 per person but you can even find prices for as low as £333. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of July. Opting for a November flight can save you 29% on your journey compared to booking in November

Cheap flights from Gatwick to Shanghai in September, October 2020

The best prices found for LGW to Shanghai flights in September, October
30 Oct - 21 Nov
£729pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LGW
London Gatwick
30 Oct - 22 Nov
£874pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick
30 Oct - 22 Nov
£876pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick

Gatwick to Shanghai 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Shanghai from Gatwick 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 Gatwick

Save time with Gatwick to Shanghai direct flight deals
30 Nov - 11 Dec
£1,396pp
LGW
London Gatwick
China Eastern
Direct
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
China Eastern
Direct
LGW
London Gatwick
30 Oct - 21 Nov
£1,452pp
LGW
London Gatwick
China Eastern
Direct
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
China Eastern
Direct
LGW
London Gatwick
4 Nov - 26 Nov
£1,456pp
LGW
London Gatwick
China Eastern
Direct
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
China Eastern
Direct
LGW
London Gatwick

Last-minute flights from Gatwick to Shanghai

Late deals on return flights to Shanghai from Gatwick, departing today and this week
28 Sep - 16 Nov
£1,391pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick
28 Sep - 16 Nov
£3,436pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LGW
London Gatwick
28 Sep - 16 Nov
£3,531pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
SHA
Shanghai Hongqiao Intl
SHA
Shanghai Hongqiao Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LGW
London Gatwick

One-way flights to Shanghai from Gatwick

The cheapest one-way flights from Gatwick to Shanghai
09:05 - 09:20
Qatar Airways
1 stop
16h 15m
LGW - PVG
Qatar Airways
£414
DreamWorldTravel
16:45 - 09:20
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
32h 35m
LGW - PVG
Multiple Airlines
£294
Kiwi.com
16:45 - 09:20
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
32h 35m
LGW - PVG
Multiple Airlines
£299
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Gatwick to Shanghai

Are flight prices decreasing from Gatwick 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 Gatwick 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 Gatwick to Shanghai for under £600 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Gatwick to Shanghai for under £600. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Qatar Airways for just £514, but on average you can expect to pay £589.

Are there direct flights from Gatwick to Shanghai for under £1,400 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Gatwick to Shanghai under £1,400. A good price for a direct flight from Gatwick to Shanghai is less than £1,794.

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

There are currently 5+ open flights from Gatwick to Shanghai within the next 7 days for less than £1,400.

Is Gatwick weather warmer or cooler than Shanghai?

With an average temperature of 32 °C, peak weather can be found in July. As a traveller, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in Shanghai are hotter than in Gatwick.

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

The most popular airlines flying from Gatwick to Shanghai are Air China, Cathay Pacific and Emirates. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the cheapest flights from Gatwick to Shanghai?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Gatwick to Shanghai? While on average our users pay £591, our data indicates the cheapest price to be £317. The most popular route (London Gatwick - Shanghai Hongqiao Intl), is priced around £414.

How long does is the flight from Gatwick to Shanghai?

Airlines like Qatar Airways and Turkish Airlines fly from Gatwick to Shanghai in about 16h 10m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 20m. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both direct flights and flights with stops.

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

Our cheapest airline available from Gatwick to Shanghai is Qatar Airways. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as £403 on this airline. An additional option worth looking into is Turkish Airlines, starting at £496.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Gatwick to Shanghai one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as £414 on Qatar Airways.

Destination information for Shanghai

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

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