Cheap flights to Shanghai

Jetradar compares cheap flights to Shanghai from 2,500 cities across 728 airlines and hundreds of travel websites from all over the world. We can find the cheapest flights to Shanghai with no commission or additional cost to you.

The peak season for flights to Shanghai is August, September and December. The low season for purchasing tickets is April, May and June.

Shanghai is served by these airports: Shanghai Pudong International Airport and Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport. Direct flights to Shanghai are offered by 77 airlines. Most flights are with China Eastern Airlines. Direct flights from Shanghai, United Statesare airlines: American Airlines, United Airlines, China Eastern Airlines, Air China, China Southern Airlines and Hainan Airlinesfrom Chicago, Dallas, Orlando, Boston, San Francisco and Honolulu.

Popular destinations to Shanghai from United States:
New York - Shanghai from 441 US dollars
Los Angeles - Shanghai from 333 US dollars
San Francisco - Shanghai from 453 US dollars

Popular destinations to Shanghai from other countries:
Seoul - Shanghai from 141 US dollars
Busan - Shanghai from 133 US dollars
Bangkok - Shanghai from 92 US dollars

Flights with layovers are, as a rule, less expensive. Popular flights with American Airlines, United Airlines, China Eastern Airlines, Air China, China Southern Airlines and Hainan Airlinesfrom Chicago, Dallas, Atlanta and Boston.

Depending on the number of days remaining before departure, the price of airfare for Shanghai could change by more than 62%.

Jetradar suggests buying flights to Shanghai in advance in order to choose the conditions for your flight based on your preferences and financial resources.

General information about Shanghai

Shanghai is in China. The IATA code (ID) for this city is SHA. The population of Shanghai is approximately14 609 000 people.

Timezone of Shanghai is +8 GMT. Washington is 13 hours behind. Please keep in mind that airplane tickets show the local departure time, so you will have to set your watch prior to your flight.

Direct flights to Shanghai

Direct flights from these countries:

  • China
  • India
  • United States
  • Indonesia
  • Russia
  • Japan
  • Philippines
  • Vietnam
  • Ethiopia
  • Germany

Direct flights from these cities:

  • Mumbai
  • Moscow
  • Istanbul
  • Manila
  • Seoul
  • Jakarta
  • Tokyo
  • New York
  • Taipei
  • London

Popular flight destinations for Shanghai

Airlines with flights to Shanghai

All airlines that offer direct flights to Shanghai:

  • American Airlines
  • United Airlines
  • Turkish Airlines
  • Lufthansa
  • Aeroflot
  • Qatar Airways
  • Emirates
  • Air Canada
  • KLM
  • Air France
  • British Airways
  • Air India
  • Ethiopian Airlines
  • Finnair
  • Etihad Airways
  • Swiss International Air Lines
  • China Eastern Airlines
  • Iberia
  • Air China
  • All Nippon Airways
  • Korean Air
  • Austrian Airlines
  • Cathay Pacific
  • S7 Airlines
  • Vietnam Airlines
  • Philippine Airlines
  • China Southern Airlines
  • Eva Air
  • Japan Airlines
  • Asiana Airlines
  • Virgin Atlantic
  • Cebu Pacific
  • Singapore Airlines
  • Scandinavian Airlines
  • Thai Airways
  • Srilankan Airlines
  • Eastar Jet
  • Thai Lion Air
  • China Airlines
  • AirAsia Zest
  • Malaysia Airlines
  • AirAsia X
  • Qantas
  • Air New Zealand
  • Hainan Airlines
  • Thai AirAsia X
  • Xiamen Airlines
  • Sichuan Airlines
  • Jin Air
  • Hong Kong Airlines
  • Peach
  • Garuda Indonesia
  • Spring Airlines
  • Cambodia Angkor Air
  • Jetstar Japan
  • Shandong Airlines
  • Mahan Airlines
  • Air Macau
  • Shenzhen Airlines
  • Juneyao Airlines
  • Shanghai Airlines
  • Beijing Capital Airlines
  • Cathay Dragon
  • Air Mauritius
  • Royal Brunei
  • Lucky Air
  • Tianjin Airlines
  • China United Airlines
  • Delta Air Lines
  • China West Air
  • Chengdu Airlines
  • Kunming Airlines
  • Fuzhou Airlines
  • Yangtze River Express
  • Tibet Airlines
  • Hebei Airlines
  • Chongqing Airlines
Airports in Shanghai

Shanghai is served by 2 airports: Shanghai Pudong International Airport and Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport

Closest cities and airports to Shanghai

The following major cities and airports are near Shanghai and, if necessary, could take you to your destination:

  • Wuxi, Sunan Shuofang International Airport is (104 km to Shanghai)
  • Nantong, Nantong Xingdong Airport is (105 km to Shanghai)
  • Hangzhou, Hangzhou Xiaoshan International Airport is (149 km to Shanghai)
  • Ningbo, Ningbo Airport is (156 km to Shanghai)
  • Zhoushan, Putuoshan Airport is (167 km to Shanghai)
  • Changzhou, Changzhou Airport is (178 km to Shanghai)
  • Yangzhou, Yangzhou Taizhou Airport is (222 km to Shanghai)
  • Yiwu, Yiwu Airport is (251 km to Shanghai)
  • Nanjing, Nanjing Lukou International Airport is (254 km to Shanghai)
  • Yancheng, Yancheng Nanyang International Airport is (272 km to Shanghai)
  • Taizhou, Luqiao Airport is (296 km to Shanghai)