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Cheap flights from Glasgow to Shanghai from £526

This is the cheapest return flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 8/10. 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.
GLA — SHA
23 4月 — 30 4月1
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Cheap flight deals from Glasgow to Shanghai

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Glasgow (GG1) to Shanghai (CN2). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated 18 4月 2024.

Popular in

April

Cheapest in

November

Average price

£1,163

Round-trip from

£400
High demand for flights, 34% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 33% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in April 2024
From Glasgow to Shanghai

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Glasgow to Shanghai?

Sunday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Glasgow to Shanghai. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Shanghai.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of October. Prices to Shanghai from Glasgow average £896. You can even find prices in October for less than £896, as users have found deals to Shanghai from as low as £502. The month of August appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Shanghai from Glasgow. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 75%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Glasgow to Shanghai (GLA - SHA)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Glasgow to Shanghai is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are at midday tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the morning could potentially save you up to 23% on airfare.

Cheap Lufthansa flights from Glasgow to Shanghai

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Lufthansa for the route between Glasgow and Shanghai. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 899,432 searches. Data last updated 18 4月 2024.
Take a look at some of the lowest-priced Lufthansa flights heading from Glasgow to Shanghai. It's recommended that users confirm their flight details before booking.
木 23/506:10GLA - PVG
1 stop25h 40mLufthansa
木 13/623:35PVG - GLA
2 stops30h 30mLufthansa
Deal found 17/4£645
水 8/506:10GLA - PVG
1 stop20h 05mLufthansa
月 8/710:55PVG - GLA
1 stop19h 05mLufthansa
Deal found 17/4£667
水 8/506:10GLA - PVG
2 stops26h 35mLufthansa
月 8/710:55PVG - GLA
1 stop19h 05mLufthansa
Deal found 17/4£745

Cheap Air France flights from Glasgow to Shanghai

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Air France for the route between Glasgow and Shanghai. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 899,432 searches. Data last updated 18 4月 2024.
Some of the lowest-priced Air France flights we've found at this time heading from Glasgow to Shanghai. Check back soon if you're not seeing flights that suit your needs.
水 8/513:35GLA - PVG
2 stops20h 20mAir France
月 8/722:10PVG - GLA
2 stops24h 55mAir France
Deal found 17/4£899
土 20/706:10GLA - PVG
2 stops27h 45mAir France
月 29/722:10PVG - GLA
2 stops24h 55mAir France
Deal found 17/4£1,303

Cheap Glasgow to Shanghai flights in April & May 2024

Find cheap flight options from Glasgow to Shanghai specifically for the months of April and May 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 899,432 searches. Prices were last updated on 18 4月 2024.
These are some of the best deals we've found on flights to Shanghai in 2024 at this time. Check back soon for alternative fares.
水 8/506:10GLA - PVG
1 stop20h 15mKLM
月 8/711:15PVG - GLA
1 stop18h 55mKLM
Deal found 18/4£676
水 8/513:35GLA - PVG
2 stops20h 20mMultiple Airlines
月 8/711:15PVG - GLA
1 stop18h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/4£703
水 8/513:35GLA - PVG
2 stops20h 20mAir France
月 8/722:10PVG - GLA
2 stops24h 55mAir France
Deal found 18/4£796
水 8/506:10GLA - SHA
2 stops23h 30mMultiple Airlines
月 8/707:55SHA - GLA
2 stops22h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/4£866
水 8/508:35GLA - PVG
2 stops24h 55mQatar Airways
日 7/700:35PVG - GLA
2 stops26h 05mQatar Airways
Deal found 18/4£948
水 8/514:35GLA - PVG
1 stop17h 55mEmirates
日 7/700:05PVG - GLA
1 stop19h 40mEmirates
Deal found 18/4£1,154
水 8/513:05GLA - PVG
3 stops42h 45mAmerican Airlines
月 8/717:00PVG - GLA
2 stops32h 35mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 18/4£4,760

Glasgow to Shanghai 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Glasgow and Shanghai in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 899,432 searches. Data last updated 18 4月 2024.
These are some of the best deals we've found on flights to Shanghai in 2024 at this time. Check back soon for alternative fares.
木 28/1120:30GLA - PVG
1 stop28h 40mBritish Airways
月 2/1210:55PVG - GLA
1 stop17h 55mBritish Airways
Deal found 17/4£548
木 28/1109:05GLA - PVG
1 stop17h 45mKLM
月 2/1222:15PVG - GLA
2 stops31h 45mKLM
Deal found 17/4£633
木 28/1113:25GLA - PVG
2 stops21h 40mAir France
月 2/1222:15PVG - GLA
2 stops26h 20mAir France
Deal found 17/4£660
水 8/506:10GLA - PVG
1 stop20h 15mKLM
月 8/711:15PVG - GLA
1 stop18h 55mKLM
Deal found 18/4£676
水 8/513:35GLA - PVG
2 stops20h 20mMultiple Airlines
月 8/711:15PVG - GLA
1 stop18h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/4£703
木 28/1106:10GLA - PVG
1 stop19h 55mLufthansa
日 1/1200:10PVG - GLA
2 stops19h 40mLufthansa
Deal found 17/4£779
水 8/513:35GLA - PVG
2 stops20h 20mAir France
月 8/722:10PVG - GLA
2 stops24h 55mAir France
Deal found 18/4£796
水 8/506:10GLA - SHA
2 stops23h 30mMultiple Airlines
月 8/707:55SHA - GLA
2 stops22h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/4£866
木 28/1112:40GLA - PVG
2 stops19h 55mLufthansa
日 1/1200:10PVG - GLA
2 stops19h 40mLufthansa
Deal found 17/4£888

Find flights from Glasgow to Shanghai within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from Glasgow to Shanghai that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 899,432 searches. Data last updated 18 4月 2024.

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£526 - £1,027

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Glasgow IntlShanghai Pu Dong

GLA - PVG

GLAPVG

Glasgow Intl

火 8/10

1 stop16h 35m

Shanghai Pu Dong

土 19/10

1 stop17h 25m

£526

Glasgow IntlShanghai Pu Dong

GLA - PVG

GLAPVG

Glasgow Intl

木 23/5

1 stop25h 40m

Shanghai Pu Dong

木 13/6

2 stops30h 30m

£645

Glasgow IntlShanghai Pu Dong

GLA - PVG

GLAPVG

Glasgow Intl

水 8/5

1 stop20h 15m

Shanghai Pu Dong

月 8/7

1 stop17h 50m

£661

Glasgow IntlShanghai Pu Dong

GLA - PVG

GLAPVG

Glasgow Intl

水 8/5

1 stop20h 05m

Shanghai Pu Dong

月 8/7

1 stop19h 05m

£667

Glasgow IntlShanghai Pu Dong

GLA - PVG

GLAPVG

Glasgow Intl

木 23/5

1 stop20h 15m

Shanghai Pu Dong

木 13/6

1 stop18h 55m

£675

Glasgow IntlShanghai Pu Dong

GLA - PVG

GLAPVG

Glasgow Intl

火 8/10

2 stops36h 40m

Shanghai Pu Dong

土 19/10

1 stop29h 45m

£698

Glasgow IntlShanghai Pu Dong

GLA - PVG

GLAPVG

Glasgow Intl

水 8/5

2 stops20h 20m

Shanghai Pu Dong

月 8/7

2 stops24h 55m

£899

Glasgow IntlShanghai Pu Dong

GLA - PVG

GLAPVG

Glasgow Intl

水 8/5

2 stops25h 40m

Shanghai Pu Dong

日 7/7

2 stops26h 05m

£1,021

Glasgow IntlShanghai Pu Dong

GLA - PVG

GLAPVG

Glasgow Intl

水 8/5

1 stop24h 45m

Shanghai Pu Dong

日 7/7

1 stop19h 40m

£1,027

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When is the cheapest time to fly from Glasgow to Shanghai?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from Glasgow to Shanghai. Price data was last updated on 14 April 2024.
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Travellers seeking maximum savings on their Glasgow to Shanghai flight should consider departing on Friday mornings when fares are most often at their lowest. Wednesday at midday flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Average price of flights to Shanghai by month

Plan your trip from Glasgow to Shanghai by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from Glasgow to Shanghai is currently £0 while a return flight costs £758. Price data was last updated on 14 April 2024.

Currently, November is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Glasgow to Shanghai (average of £545). Flying from Glasgow to Shanghai in July is currently the most expensive (average of £1,039). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

January

£478

February

£463

March

£484

April

£502

May

£502

June

£557

July

£834

August

£658

September

£483

October

£484

November

£437

December

£499

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

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 18 4月 2024.
To help decide which airline to fly from Glasgow to Shanghai, see what other customers have to say about Lufthansa, Air France and Qatar Airways. Users can see the overall rating for each airline as well as how each is rated in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.1
Very Good
4,092 reviews

Food

7.9

Overall

8.1

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

8.1

Crew

8.3

Entertainment

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Check in was poor, understaffed. ICE system old and no live channels. All in Emirates service is declining

8.1
Very Good
4,092 reviews
8.1
Very Good
4,092 reviews

Food

7.9

Overall

8.1

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

8.1

Crew

8.3

Entertainment

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Check in was poor, understaffed. ICE system old and no live channels. All in Emirates service is declining

7.9
Good
1,646 reviews
8.1
Very Good
4,092 reviews

Food

7.9

Overall

8.1

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

8.1

Crew

8.3

Entertainment

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Check in was poor, understaffed. ICE system old and no live channels. All in Emirates service is declining

7.7
Good
4,499 reviews
8.1
Very Good
4,092 reviews

Food

7.9

Overall

8.1

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

8.1

Crew

8.3

Entertainment

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Check in was poor, understaffed. ICE system old and no live channels. All in Emirates service is declining

7.6
Good
1,825 reviews
8.1
Very Good
4,092 reviews

Food

7.9

Overall

8.1

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

8.1

Crew

8.3

Entertainment

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Check in was poor, understaffed. ICE system old and no live channels. All in Emirates service is declining

7.3
Good
14,963 reviews
8.1
Very Good
4,092 reviews

Food

7.9

Overall

8.1

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

8.1

Crew

8.3

Entertainment

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Check in was poor, understaffed. ICE system old and no live channels. All in Emirates service is declining

Related info for your journey

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  • Can I find flights from Glasgow to Shanghai for under £600 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Glasgow to Shanghai for under £600. The cheapest flight booked recently is on British Airways for just £526, but on average you can expect to pay £821.

  • What are the cheapest airlines flying from Glasgow to Shanghai round-trip?

    Cheapflights users have booked flights from Glasgow to Shanghai round-trip from £526. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are Lufthansa, from £645, and China Eastern, from £661. British Airways is currently priced 31% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

  • What does GLA to SHA mean?

    Great question - GLA to SHA just means Glasgow Intl Airport to Shanghai Hongqiao Intl Airport. Now you’ll know what these unique codes when you look for flights! Shanghai Pu Dong Airport (PVG), Hangzhou Airport (HGH), Wuxi Airport (WUX), Nantong Airport (NTG), Suzhou Airport (SZV) are other airports near this flight route and their unique identifiers/IATA codes.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Glasgow to Shanghai that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Glasgow to Shanghai flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Glasgow to Shanghai with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Glasgow to Shanghai flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Glasgow to Shanghai that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Glasgow to Shanghai flights, Cheapflights offers holiday packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from Glasgow to Shanghai?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from Glasgow to Shanghai.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Glasgow to Shanghai?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Glasgow to Shanghai by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Glasgow to Shanghai that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Glasgow to Shanghai offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Glasgow to Shanghai?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Glasgow to Shanghai flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the Glasgow to Shanghai flight deals updated?

    The Glasgow to Shanghai flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 18/4.

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Top 8 airlines flying from Glasgow to Shanghai

Discover the top 8 airlines that operate flights from Glasgow to Shanghai. Compare their services, reliability, and customer satisfaction ratings to choose the airline that best suits your travel preferences and needs. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 899,432 searches. Data last updated 18 4月 2024.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
KLMCheapest£387Average£864FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%
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British AirwaysCheapest£466Average£586FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time70%
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Hainan AirlinesCheapest£547Average£764FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time61%
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LufthansaCheapest£615Average£708FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time76%
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EmiratesCheapest£701Average£889FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%
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Qatar AirwaysCheapest£774Average£967FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time68%
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Turkish AirlinesCheapest£783Average£931FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%
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China EasternCheapest£1,047Average£1,415FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%
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