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Cheap flights to Shanghai, China from $296

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 3/6. 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.
BOS — SHA
2 Jun — 9 Jun1
1 adult
Sun 2/6
Sun 9/6

Flights to Shanghai, China in 2024

Find the latest flights to Shanghai in 2024, with up-to-date prices and availability. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 544,630 searches and data was last updated on 28 May 2024.

Popular in

December

Cheapest in

March

Average price

$883

Return from

$532

One-way from

$296
High demand for flights, 14% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 4% potential price drop
Average for return flights in May 2024
From Sydney Kingsford Smith to Shanghai
One-way flight from Sydney Kingsford Smith (SYD) to Shanghai

Cheap flights to Shanghai, China in May & June 2024

Discover affordable flights and deals to Shanghai in May and June 2024. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 544,630 searches and data was last updated on 28 May 2024.
Check out some of the flights available from low prices to Shanghai in May and June 2024. If these deals fall outside of your budget, be sure to come back soon as prices update often.
Mon 10/611:05SYD - PVG
1 stop15h 50mMultiple Airlines
Sun 16/615:10PVG - SYD
1 stop21h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 28/5$566
Mon 3/608:45SYD - SHA
1 stop26h 05mChina Southern
Tue 4/620:50SHA - SYD
1 stop20h 50mChina Southern
Deal found 27/5$574
Mon 10/611:05SYD - PVG
1 stop15h 50mMultiple Airlines
Mon 17/615:10PVG - SYD
1 stop21h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 27/5$578
Mon 10/608:45SYD - SHA
1 stop26h 30mChina Southern
Sun 16/614:50SHA - SYD
1 stop15h 35mChina Southern
Deal found 28/5$583
Sat 8/614:40SYD - PVG
1 stop16h 50mMultiple Airlines
Sun 16/613:05PVG - SYD
1 stop23h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 28/5$590
Mon 3/611:05SYD - PVG
1 stop15h 50mMultiple Airlines
Tue 4/621:55PVG - SYD
1 stop19h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 27/5$601
Sat 8/608:45SYD - SHA
1 stop28h 35mChina Southern
Sun 16/622:00SHA - SYD
1 stop19h 40mChina Southern
Deal found 28/5$611
Mon 3/614:40SYD - PVG
1 stop16h 50mMultiple Airlines
Wed 12/601:35PVG - SYD
1 stop28h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 27/5$611
Mon 3/608:45SYD - SHA
1 stop27h 30mChina Southern
Wed 12/615:50SHA - SYD
1 stop14h 35mChina Southern
Deal found 27/5$622

Shanghai, China 2024 flight deals

Explore flight deals for Shanghai in 2024, offering the best prices and options to suit your preferences. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 544,630 searches and data were last updated on 28 May 2024.
Browse some of the best deals on flights to Shanghai in 2024. Check back in a little while for more flight options.
Tue 15/1020:00SYD - PVG
1 stop26h 25mHainan Airlines
Fri 1/1111:35PVG - SYD
1 stop24h 20mHainan Airlines
Deal found 28/5$553
Sat 12/1009:45SYD - PVG
1 stop29h 25mChina Southern
Thu 24/1021:55PVG - SYD
1 stop19h 45mChina Southern
Deal found 26/5$557
Sun 13/1011:05SYD - SHA
1 stop27h 20mChina Southern
Fri 1/1110:55SHA - SYD
1 stop17h 35mChina Southern
Deal found 28/5$560
Sun 13/1011:05SYD - PVG
1 stop16h 15mChina Southern
Fri 1/1122:30PVG - SYD
1 stop19h 10mChina Southern
Deal found 28/5$560
Tue 30/710:05SYD - SHA
1 stop14h 05mChina Southern
Fri 23/812:40SHA - SYD
1 stop15h 45mChina Southern
Deal found 27/5$565
Tue 30/710:05SYD - PVG
1 stop16h 15mChina Southern
Fri 23/819:20PVG - SYD
1 stop22h 20mChina Southern
Deal found 27/5$565
Tue 1/1010:05SYD - SHA
1 stop25h 20mChina Southern
Sat 26/1022:00SHA - SYD
1 stop19h 40mChina Southern
Deal found 28/5$566
Mon 10/611:05SYD - PVG
1 stop15h 50mMultiple Airlines
Sun 16/615:10PVG - SYD
1 stop21h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 28/5$566
Mon 3/608:45SYD - SHA
1 stop26h 05mChina Southern
Tue 4/620:50SHA - SYD
1 stop20h 50mChina Southern
Deal found 27/5$574

Flights to Shanghai, China departing soon

Discover available last-minute flight options to Shanghai, providing immediate availability and potentially lower prices. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 544,630 searches and data was last updated on 28 May 2024.
Have a look at some of the best last-minute flights available departing to Shanghai. Make sure to double check the price, time, and destination to confirm all are correct.
Mon 3/608:45SYD - SHA
1 stop26h 05mChina Southern
Tue 4/620:50SHA - SYD
1 stop20h 50mChina Southern
Deal found 27/5$574
Mon 3/611:05SYD - PVG
1 stop15h 50mMultiple Airlines
Tue 4/621:55PVG - SYD
1 stop19h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 27/5$601
Mon 3/614:40SYD - PVG
1 stop16h 50mMultiple Airlines
Wed 12/601:35PVG - SYD
1 stop28h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 27/5$611
Mon 3/608:45SYD - SHA
1 stop27h 30mChina Southern
Wed 12/615:50SHA - SYD
1 stop14h 35mChina Southern
Deal found 27/5$622
Mon 3/611:05SYD - PVG
1 stop15h 50mMultiple Airlines
Tue 4/619:50PVG - SYD
Nonstop10h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 27/5$632
Tue 4/610:05SYD - PVG
1 stop16h 15mChina Southern
Thu 13/618:25PVG - SYD
1 stop23h 15mChina Southern
Deal found 27/5$679
Thu 6/615:10SYD - PVG
1 stop35h 45mMultiple Airlines
Sun 9/615:10PVG - SYD
1 stop21h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 26/5$688
Mon 3/608:45SYD - PVG
1 stop29h 30mChina Southern
Mon 8/721:55PVG - SYD
1 stop19h 45mChina Southern
Deal found 27/5$689
Mon 3/620:45SYD - PVG
2 stops19h 35mMultiple Airlines
Wed 12/601:35PVG - SYD
1 stop16h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 27/5$695

One-way flights to Shanghai, China

Explore one-way flight options to Shanghai for greater flexibility in your travel plans. Find up-to-date pricing and availability for one-way flights. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 544,630 searches and data was last updated on 28 May 2024.
Choose from one of these one-way flights departing to Shanghai. Book a round-trip flight to Shanghai instead by using the search form above.
Mon 3/611:05SYD - PVG
1 stop27h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 27/5$296
Mon 15/708:45SYD - SHA
1 stop26h 30mChina Southern
Deal found 27/5$306
Mon 15/710:05SYD - PVG
1 stop28h 55mChina Southern
Deal found 27/5$306
Mon 14/1017:20SYD - PVG
1 stop33h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 28/5$312
Mon 3/608:45SYD - SHA
1 stop28h 35mChina Southern
Deal found 27/5$320
Wed 18/910:05SYD - PVG
1 stop16h 15mChina Southern
Deal found 28/5$320
Thu 4/711:25SYD - SHA
1 stop27h 25mXiamenAir
Deal found 28/5$323
Wed 14/811:25SYD - SHA
1 stop23h 25mXiamenAir
Deal found 27/5$326
Sun 7/711:25SYD - SHA
1 stop23h 25mXiamenAir
Deal found 27/5$330

Direct flights to Shanghai, China

Tue 15/1012:00SYD - PVG
Nonstop10h 00mChina Eastern
Mon 25/1100:15PVG - SYD
Nonstop10h 20mChina Eastern
Deal found 27/5$863
Wed 25/920:30SYD - PVG
Nonstop10h 40mChina Eastern
Sat 26/1000:15PVG - SYD
Nonstop10h 20mChina Eastern
Deal found 28/5$866
Mon 4/1121:30SYD - PVG
Nonstop10h 30mChina Eastern
Thu 14/1120:20PVG - SYD
Nonstop10h 40mChina Eastern
Deal found 26/5$881
Tue 10/911:00SYD - PVG
Nonstop10h 00mChina Eastern
Thu 31/1000:15PVG - SYD
Nonstop10h 20mChina Eastern
Deal found 28/5$883
Mon 15/709:30SYD - PVG
Nonstop10h 55mQantas Airways
Thu 15/819:50PVG - SYD
Nonstop10h 35mQantas Airways
Deal found 28/5$922
Sun 25/820:30SYD - PVG
Nonstop10h 40mChina Eastern
Thu 12/920:20PVG - SYD
Nonstop10h 40mChina Eastern
Deal found 27/5$925
Mon 15/709:30SYD - PVG
Nonstop10h 55mQantas Airways
Thu 15/819:50PVG - SYD
Nonstop10h 35mQantas Airways
Deal found 27/5$928
Sat 8/609:30SYD - PVG
Nonstop10h 55mQantas Airways
Sun 16/619:50PVG - SYD
Nonstop10h 35mQantas Airways
Deal found 26/5$931
Tue 15/1012:00SYD - PVG
Nonstop10h 00mChina Eastern
Sat 2/1120:20PVG - SYD
Nonstop10h 40mChina Eastern
Deal found 27/5$940

Find flights to Shanghai within your budget

Locate flights to Shanghai that fit your budget, with regularly updated fares and availability. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 544,630 searches and data was last updated on 28 May 2024.

Fly from

Any airport

Budget

$532 - $803

Route

Depart

Return

Price

Sydney Kingsford SmithShanghai Hongqiao Intl

SYD - SHA

SYDSHA

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Tue 10/9

1 stop28h 55m

Shanghai Hongqiao Intl

Fri 1/11

1 stop26h 55m

$532

Sydney Kingsford SmithShanghai Pu Dong

SYD - PVG

SYDPVG

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Thu 27/6

1 stop29h 25m

Shanghai Pu Dong

Fri 23/8

1 stop34h 45m

$539

Sydney Kingsford SmithShanghai Pu Dong

SYD - PVG

SYDPVG

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Mon 10/6

1 stop15h 50m

Shanghai Pu Dong

Sun 16/6

1 stop21h 05m

$566

Sydney Kingsford SmithShanghai Hongqiao Intl

SYD - SHA

SYDSHA

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Tue 25/6

1 stop23h 25m

Shanghai Hongqiao Intl

Thu 27/6

1 stop19h 10m

$664

Sydney Kingsford SmithShanghai Pu Dong

SYD - PVG

SYDPVG

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Tue 10/9

1 stop30h 00m

Shanghai Pu Dong

Tue 8/10

1 stop14h 45m

$676

Sydney Kingsford SmithShanghai Pu Dong

SYD - PVG

SYDPVG

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Mon 15/7

1 stop19h 30m

Shanghai Pu Dong

Thu 15/8

1 stop21h 05m

$679

Sydney Kingsford SmithShanghai Pu Dong

SYD - PVG

SYDPVG

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Mon 10/6

2 stops28h 10m

Shanghai Pu Dong

Tue 11/6

Nonstop10h 20m

$701

Sydney Kingsford SmithShanghai Pu Dong

SYD - PVG

SYDPVG

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Tue 13/8

2 stops23h 30m

Shanghai Pu Dong

Fri 30/8

2 stops21h 15m

$784

Sydney Kingsford SmithShanghai Pu Dong

SYD - PVG

SYDPVG

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Sun 1/9

1 stop16h 50m

Shanghai Pu Dong

Thu 19/9

1 stop14h 20m

$803

Flights are sorted by cheapest first

Deals found on 28/5

Best time to book a flight to Shanghai

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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

If weather is an important factor for your trip to Shanghai, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, July is the ideal time of year to visit, when temperatures reach an average of 28.0 C. Travellers hoping to avoid the cold should look outside of January, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 4.0 C).

When is the best time to book a flight to Shanghai?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight to Shanghai. Price data was last updated on 24 May 2024.
To ensure you get the cheapest price possible for a flight to Shanghai, you should look to book at least 74 days in advance of your intended travel date. The price of your flight may increase if you delay and leave booking until a week or so before departure.
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When is the cheapest time to fly to Shanghai?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return to Shanghai. Price data was last updated on 26 May 2024.
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Users looking for the lowest fares to Shanghai should consider flying on Tuesday evenings, when prices are typically cheapest. Budget-minded travellers will want to avoid Sunday mornings, when prices are usually at their highest.
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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 28 May 2024.
Peruse reviews from past customers who have flown XiamenAir, China Southern and Cathay Pacific to Shanghai to help guide your decision. You can also see how each airline stacks up in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.2
Very Good
1,424 reviews

Food

7.8

Entertainment

8.1

Boarding

8.4

Comfort

8.1

Overall

8.2

Crew

8.7

Reviews

1 / 10

They changed my flight but didn't notify the other carrier. I can't do online check-in and had to wait 30 min to get it all sort out at the counter.

8.2
Very Good
1,424 reviews
8.2
Very Good
1,424 reviews

Food

7.8

Entertainment

8.1

Boarding

8.4

Comfort

8.1

Overall

8.2

Crew

8.7

Reviews

1 / 10

They changed my flight but didn't notify the other carrier. I can't do online check-in and had to wait 30 min to get it all sort out at the counter.

7.8
Good
1,056 reviews
8.2
Very Good
1,424 reviews

Food

7.8

Entertainment

8.1

Boarding

8.4

Comfort

8.1

Overall

8.2

Crew

8.7

Reviews

1 / 10

They changed my flight but didn't notify the other carrier. I can't do online check-in and had to wait 30 min to get it all sort out at the counter.

7.6
Good
943 reviews
8.2
Very Good
1,424 reviews

Food

7.8

Entertainment

8.1

Boarding

8.4

Comfort

8.1

Overall

8.2

Crew

8.7

Reviews

1 / 10

They changed my flight but didn't notify the other carrier. I can't do online check-in and had to wait 30 min to get it all sort out at the counter.

7.4
Good
1,219 reviews
8.2
Very Good
1,424 reviews

Food

7.8

Entertainment

8.1

Boarding

8.4

Comfort

8.1

Overall

8.2

Crew

8.7

Reviews

1 / 10

They changed my flight but didn't notify the other carrier. I can't do online check-in and had to wait 30 min to get it all sort out at the counter.

7.3
Good
484 reviews
8.2
Very Good
1,424 reviews

Food

7.8

Entertainment

8.1

Boarding

8.4

Comfort

8.1

Overall

8.2

Crew

8.7

Reviews

1 / 10

They changed my flight but didn't notify the other carrier. I can't do online check-in and had to wait 30 min to get it all sort out at the counter.

  • What does SHA mean?

    This is defined as Shanghai Hongqiao Intl Airport (SHA). Codes like SHA are often used to just call airports uniquely. Shanghai Pu Dong Airport (PVG), Hangzhou Airport (HGH), Wuxi Airport (WUX), Suzhou Airport (SZV), Nantong Airport (NTG) are other airports near this flight destination and their unique identifiers/IATA codes.

  • Can I find cheaper flights to Shanghai if I am willing to have stopovers?

    Yes, flights with stopovers are often cheaper than direct flights. Keep an eye out for flight deals to Shanghai on Cheapflights that require 1 or 2 stops for potential cost savings.

  • What is the best airline to fly to Shanghai?

    Based on reviews from Cheapflights users, Cebu Pacific is rated the highest out of the airlines that fly to Shanghai.

  • What is the cheapest airport to fly to in Shanghai?

    null is currently the cheapest airport to fly to in Shanghai. One-way flights to null typically cost null, while return flights cost around null.

  • How much is a return flight to Shanghai?

    A return flight to Shanghai will typically cost around $287, however they can be found for as little as $285.

  • Where does the fastest flight to Shanghai depart from?

    For those looking to save time traveling to Shanghai, Sydney offers the quickest one-way flight (10 hours 0 minutes).

  • Does Shanghai Hongqiao Intl Airport have car hire?

    Yes. Those touching down at Shanghai Hongqiao Intl Airport can take advantage of the car hire services offered upon their arrival.

  • Are there hotels close to Shanghai Hongqiao Intl Airport?

    Yes. Shanghai Hongqiao Intl Airport has hotels nearby for those requiring accommodations. Shanghai Hongqiao Airport Hotel - Air China is the closest property to Shanghai Hongqiao Intl Airport (0.0 km away from Shanghai Hongqiao Intl Airport).

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