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How to find the cheapest flight from
Glasgow (GLA) to Shanghai

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Glasgow 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 £382 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as £427.

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

November is one of the best times of the year to fly to Shanghai from Glasgow. Prices for November average £497 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 Glasgow to Shanghai in September, October 2020

The best prices found for GLA to Shanghai flights in September, October
2 Oct - 7 Oct
£5,520pp
GLA
Glasgow Intl
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
KLM
   
2 STOPS
GLA
Glasgow Intl
2 Oct - 4 Oct
£6,803pp
GLA
Glasgow Intl
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
GLA
Glasgow Intl
2 Oct - 4 Oct
£9,118pp
GLA
Glasgow Intl
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
GLA
Glasgow Intl

Glasgow to Shanghai 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Shanghai from Glasgow found for this year
1 Dec - 30 Jan
£711pp
GLA
Glasgow Intl
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
GLA
Glasgow Intl
1 Dec - 31 Jan
£935pp
GLA
Glasgow Intl
Finnair
   
2 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Finnair
   
2 STOPS
GLA
Glasgow Intl
1 Dec - 31 Jan
£1,105pp
GLA
Glasgow Intl
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
SHA
Shanghai Hongqiao Intl
SHA
Shanghai Hongqiao Intl
Japan Airlines
   
2 STOPS
GLA
Glasgow Intl

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Flight FAQs

From Glasgow to Shanghai

Are flight prices decreasing from Glasgow 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 Glasgow 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 Glasgow to Shanghai for under £800 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Glasgow to Shanghai for under £800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just £711, but on average you can expect to pay £1,412.

Are there direct flights from Glasgow to Shanghai for under £700 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Glasgow to Shanghai, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Is Glasgow weather warmer or cooler than Shanghai?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 32 °C on average in the month of July. The temperature in Shanghai is typically hotter than in Glasgow. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

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

The most popular airlines flying from Glasgow to Shanghai are British Airways, Emirates and KLM. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the cheapest flights from Glasgow to Shanghai?

The cheapest flight price from Glasgow to Shanghai is £350. On average you can expect to pay £454. The most popular route, (Glasgow Intl - Shanghai Hongqiao Intl), can usually be booked for £532.

How long does is the flight from Glasgow to Shanghai?

There are many flights that can get you from Glasgow to Shanghai in 15h 20m. Fly via British Airways, Finnair, or KLM to get the fastest option. Both multi-stop and direct flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

Currently priced at £734, Finnair will fly you from Glasgow to Shanghai and back. In addition to Finnair, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from British Airways and KLM - these airlines can fly you to your destination from £1,115 and £2,115, respectively.

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Destination information for Shanghai

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Glasgow to Shanghai
Today's exchange rate
£1 = ¥8.71
Average temperature for September in Shanghai
28.0 °C
Avg rainfall for September in Shanghai
16.0 mm

Airports servicing Glasgow

Prestwick (PIK)
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