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Cheapest flights to cities in Shanghai

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Useful information for your flight to Shanghai

Get up-to-date answers for some of the most frequently asked questions regarding flying to Shanghai

What is the cheapest flight I can find to Shanghai?

The average flight to Shanghai costs £555/per person and the cheapest flight to Shanghai is £8/per person. This price varies based on a multitude of factors such as departure airport, airline, time of booking and when you plan on travelling.

What are the most popular landmarks in Shanghai?

Many visitors who travel to Shanghai find themselves making a stop at popular landmarks such as Shanghai Disneyland, Century Park, and Oriental Pearl Tower.

I plan on visiting Shanghai Disneyland. Which airport is the quickest drive?

The closest airport to Shanghai Disneyland is Shanghai Pu Dong Airport, and would make for the quickest drive. For those interested in a secondary airport to fly into, consider looking at flights heading to Shanghai Hongqiao Intl Airport.

What is the weather like in Shanghai?

Temperatures in Shanghai can vary between 4 °C and 28 °C based on the time of year. Typically, the coldest month in Shanghai will be January, and the warmest month will be July. It is also worth noting that those looking to avoid rain and/or snow should consider travelling to Shanghai in December, January, and November, as that is when precipitation is least likely.


What are the current travel restrictions for Shanghai?

Currently, China travel restrictions include travel to Shanghai. China has restricted entry and transit to all travelers except Chinese nationals, Hong Kong, Macau, or Taiwan passport holders, and travelers with diplomatic, service, courtesy or C visas, or visas issued after March 28, 2020. Travelers arriving at PEK will be given a PCR test and quarantined for 14 days at a designated location in Beijing. Travelers arriving at Shanghai Pudong (PVG) or Shanghai Hongqiao (SHA) must undergo Nucleic Acid Testing (NAT) and a 14-day quarantine in designated places for medical observation. Airline crew with a layover at the above airports must undergo NAT inside the passenger terminal, then self-isolate at their hotel temporarily before acquiring the NAT results. Airline crew arriving at the above airports will be quarantined after their last shift, and must self-isolate in crew hotels during shift breaks. Travelers arriving at Guangzhou (CAN) or Shenzhen (SZX) who live in or have been in France, Germany, Iran, Italy, Japan, South Korea, Spain, or the United States in the past 14 days must undergo 14-day quarantine at home or in designated places for medical observation. All passengers arriving at SZX will have a PCR test. Travelers arriving at XMN will be quarantined for medical observation at designated hotels for 14 days at their own expense. This does not apply to travelers under 18 years old or above 70 years old, pregnant women, and travelers suffering from illness, who must apply for permission to undergo a 14-day quarantine at home. If you are planning to travel to Shanghai at this time, it is recommended that you stay up to date on current restrictions and follow proper safety measures while in public.


Recent flights found to popular cities in Shanghai

Find flights to these popular cities in Shanghai from your nearest airport.
Multiple Airlines
Multiple Airlines
4 Nov
LHR
28h 20m
PVG
Multiple Airlines
19 Nov
PVG
15h 50m
LHR
£414
Etihad Airways
Etihad Airways
30 Nov
LHR
17h 15m
PVG
Etihad Airways
10 Dec
PVG
20h 25m
LHR
£421
Multiple Airlines
Multiple Airlines
17 Aug
LGW
19h 05m
PVG
Multiple Airlines
24 Aug
PVG
35h 00m
LGW
£422
Etihad Airways
Etihad Airways
4 Nov
LHR
17h 15m
PVG
Etihad Airways
19 Nov
PVG
20h 25m
LHR
£423
SAS
SAS
2 Sep
LHR
18h 05m
PVG
SAS
18 Mar
PVG
16h 00m
LHR
£425
SAS
SAS
7 Dec
STN
13h 50m
PVG
SAS
20 Dec
PVG
31h 40m
STN
£426
SAS
SAS
7 Dec
STN
13h 50m
PVG
SAS
20 Dec
PVG
31h 40m
STN
£427
Etihad Airways
Etihad Airways
23 Sep
LHR
18h 05m
PVG
Etihad Airways
4 Oct
PVG
21h 25m
LHR
£429
SAS
SAS
1 Nov
MAN
17h 40m
PVG
SAS
8 Nov
PVG
36h 25m
MAN
£431
SAS
SAS
15 Oct
STN
13h 55m
PVG
SAS
29 Nov
PVG
31h 40m
STN
£431
SAS
SAS
7 Dec
LHR
21h 05m
PVG
SAS
20 Dec
PVG
16h 00m
LHR
£433
Turkish Airlines
Turkish Airlines
30 Oct
LGW
20h 35m
PVG
Turkish Airlines
15 Nov
PVG
24h 45m
LGW
£433

Airports in Shanghai

There are many options when flying to Shanghai. Here you can see the price and the destinations on a map
Pu Dong Airport
19 mi from city centre
Hongqiao Intl Airport
9 mi from city centre

Cheapest flight routes to Shanghai

These routes have the cheapest flights to Shanghai found by momondo users in United Kingdom
Departing Destination Best Price
London Shanghai £413
Manchester Shanghai £427
Edinburgh Shanghai £436
Birmingham Shanghai £460
Southampton Shanghai £522
Newcastle upon Tyne Shanghai £823
Glasgow Shanghai £1,554
Bristol Shanghai £1,638
Leeds Shanghai £5,172
Durham Shanghai £5,611

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