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Flights from Beijing to Shanghai, China Last modified: Sep 30, 2016 0:56 -04:00

Beijing to Shanghai Last modified: Sep 30, 2016 0:56 -04:00

We've scanned 26,216,477,370 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Beijing to Shanghai. China Eastern & Shenzhen frequently offer the best deals on Beijing to Shanghai flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

China Eastern
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Sat 10/15
nonstop
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Mon 10/17
nonstop
CN¥1,921
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Shenzhen
BJSSHA
Sat 10/1
nonstop
SHABJS
Thu 10/6
nonstop
CN¥2,362
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Shenzhen
BJSSHA
Sat 10/1
nonstop
SHABJS
Wed 10/5
nonstop
CN¥2,362
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Shenzhen
BJSSHA
Mon 10/3
nonstop
SHABJS
Mon 10/10
nonstop
CN¥2,362
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Shenzhen
BJSSHA
Mon 10/3
nonstop
SHABJS
Fri 10/7
nonstop
CN¥2,362
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Shenzhen
BJSSHA
Sun 10/9
nonstop
SHABJS
Thu 10/13
nonstop
CN¥2,362
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Shanghai
BJSSHA
Fri 1/20
nonstop
SHABJS
Mon 1/23
nonstop
CN¥2,455
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Air China
BJSSHA
Sat 10/1
nonstop
SHABJS
Wed 10/5
nonstop
CN¥2,468
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Air China
BJSSHA
Sat 10/1
nonstop
SHABJS
Sun 10/9
nonstop
CN¥2,468
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Air China
BJSSHA
Sat 10/1
nonstop
SHABJS
Sat 10/8
nonstop
CN¥2,468
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Air China
BJSSHA
Mon 10/3
nonstop
SHABJS
Sat 10/8
nonstop
CN¥2,468
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Air China
BJSSHA
Mon 10/3
nonstop
SHABJS
Mon 10/10
nonstop
CN¥2,468
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China Southern
BJSSHA
Sat 12/10
nonstop
SHABJS
Mon 12/12
nonstop
CN¥2,515
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China Southern
BJSSHA
Sat 1/7
nonstop
SHABJS
Tue 1/10
nonstop
CN¥2,515
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China Southern
BJSSHA
Fri 1/20
nonstop
SHABJS
Mon 1/23
nonstop
CN¥2,515
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Hainan
BJSSHA
Sun 10/30
nonstop
SHABJS
Sun 11/6
nonstop
CN¥2,809
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All Nippon
BJSSHA
Mon 10/3
1 stop
SHABJS
Mon 10/10
1 stop
CN¥25,820
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How Much is a Flight from Beijing to Shanghai?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Beijing to Shanghai, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be CN¥2,302.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Beijing to Shanghai?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Beijing to Shanghai based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Beijing to Shanghai?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Beijing to Shanghai.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days CN¥2,362 CN¥2,462
7-14 days CN¥2,362 CN¥2,462
14-21 days CN¥1,921 CN¥2,462
21-30 days CN¥2,368 CN¥2,462
30-60 days CN¥2,402 CN¥2,595
60-90 days CN¥2,402 CN¥2,595
90+ days CN¥2,402 CN¥2,455

Cheapest Day To Fly from Beijing to Shanghai

We've examined 26,224,294,390 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Beijing to Shanghai is Saturday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
CN¥2,362 CN¥2,362 CN¥2,368 CN¥2,368 CN¥2,368 CN¥1,921 CN¥2,362

Compare Flight Prices from Beijing to Shanghai by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Beijing to Shanghai flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Beijing Shanghai Hainan 9/30/16 10/2/16 0 CN¥2,842
October Beijing Shanghai China Eastern 10/15/16 10/17/16 0 CN¥1,921
November Beijing Shanghai China Eastern 11/28/16 12/1/16 0 CN¥2,402
December Beijing Shanghai China Eastern 12/1/16 12/3/16 0 CN¥2,402
January Beijing Shanghai Shanghai 1/20/17 1/23/17 0 CN¥2,455
February Beijing Shanghai Shanghai 2/1/17 2/9/17 0 CN¥2,462
March Beijing Shanghai Shanghai 3/30/17 4/6/17 1 CN¥2,462
April Beijing Shanghai China Eastern 4/7/17 4/15/17 1 CN¥2,455

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Beijing to Shanghai

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Beijing to Shanghai. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
CN¥2,368
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
CN¥2,368 CN¥1,921
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
CN¥1,921 CN¥2,468
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
CN¥2,468 CN¥2,468
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
CN¥2,468 CN¥2,462
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
CN¥2,462

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Beijing to Shanghai

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Beijing to Shanghai is CN¥2,769.

The average price for direct flights from Beijing to Shanghai is CN¥2,502.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Beijing to Shanghai.

Weekly Direct Flights from Beijing to Shanghai - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Air China 14 15 16 15 14 16 13 07:20 20:30
China Southern 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 06:25 17:20
Shanghai 2 3 2 3 2 3 2 07:25 20:35
Juneyao 2 2 2 2 1 3 2 06:50 22:25
Hainan 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 06:30 20:40
China United 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 09:20 21:35
Xiamen 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 18:30 18:30
China Eastern 24 22 24 22 24 21 22 07:00 21:40

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Beijing to Shanghai

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Beijing to Shanghai. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Beijing to Shanghai is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Beijing to Shanghai is CN¥2,435.

Beijing to Shanghai Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is the flight from Beijing to Shanghai?
Answer: The average Beijing to Shanghai flight time is 2 hours and 13 minutes.
Question: How far is Shanghai from Beijing?
Answer: The distance from Beijing to Shanghai is 1,054 kilometers (655 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Beijing to Shanghai?
Answer: There are 377 direct flights from Beijing to Shanghai.
Question: What are the most popular Beijing airlines for direct flights from Beijing to Shanghai?
Answer: China Eastern Airlines provides 42% of the non-stop flights between Beijing and Shanghai.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Beijing to Shanghai?
Answer: Taipei, TW

Airlines in Beijing flying to Shanghai Last modified: Sep 30, 2016 0:56 -04:00Number of routes searched: 262Number of itineraries searched: 219,549

Wondering which airlines fly out of Beijing to Shanghai? We've gathered the average price of Beijing airlines with flights to Shanghai. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Beijing to Shanghai
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Air China -
China Southern -
Shanghai -
Juneyao -
Hainan -
Xiamen -
China Eastern -
Shenzhen -
Sichuan CKG
Sichuan CTU
Sichuan HRB
Sichuan KMG
Sichuan SYX
EVA Air TPE
Air China CAN
Air China CGQ
Air China CKG
Air China CSX
China Airlines KHH
China Airlines TPE
Cathay HKG
China Southern CAN
China Southern CGQ
China Southern CSX
China Southern CTU
Hainan CAN
Hainan CSX
Hainan DLC
Hainan HAK
Hong Kong HKG
Capital Airlines LJG
JAL HND
JAL KIX
JAL NRT
Dragonair HKG
Korean ICN
Korean PUS
Korean GMP
Xiamen JJN
Xiamen FOC
Xiamen SZX
Xiamen XMN
China Eastern CAN
China Eastern CGQ
China Eastern CIF
China Eastern CJU
All Nippon HND
All Nippon KIX
All Nippon NRT
Air Macau MFM
Asiana ICN
Asiana PUS
Asiana GMP
Shandong TAO
Shandong XMN
Shandong YNT
Shandong CKG
Shandong TNA
Shenzhen CAN
Shenzhen CKG
Shenzhen CTU
Shenzhen DLC

Beijing to Shanghai Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Beijing and Shanghai. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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Cheap Domestic Flights from Beijing - BJS

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Beijing to Wuxi Air China, China Southern, China Eastern, Shenzhen CN¥1,815
Flights from Beijing to Hangzhou Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shenzhen CN¥2,255
Flights from Beijing to Ningbo Air China, China Southern, Hainan, China Eastern, Shenzhen CN¥2,662
Flights from Beijing to Yiwu Air China, China Southern, Hainan, China Eastern, Shenzhen CN¥2,455
Flights from Beijing to Nantong Air China, Shenzhen Check Dates
Flights from Beijing to Nanjing Air China, China Southern, China Eastern, Shenzhen CN¥2,135
Flights from Beijing to Qingdao Air China, China Southern, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CN¥2,822
Flights from Beijing to Guangzhou Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shenzhen CN¥2,842
Flights from Beijing to Changzhou Air China, China Southern, China Eastern, Shenzhen CN¥3,656
Flights from Beijing to Dalian Air China, China Southern, Hainan, China Eastern, Shenzhen CN¥1,488
Flights from Beijing to Shenzhen Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shenzhen CN¥3,222
Flights from Beijing to Chengdu Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shenzhen CN¥2,428

Cheap International Flights from Beijing - BJS

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Beijing to Seoul Air China, China Southern, Korean, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong CN¥1,581
Flights from Beijing to Taipei EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, China Southern, Hainan, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Philippine, Shandong, Shenzhen CN¥1,848
Flights from Beijing to Tokyo Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, JAL, Korean, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Pakistan, Shandong CN¥1,775
Flights from Beijing to Hong Kong EVA Air, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Hong Kong, Dragonair, Xiamen, China Eastern, Vietnam CN¥981
Flights from Beijing to Bangkok Sichuan, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Hong Kong, JAL, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Thai, Srilankan, Shenzhen CN¥1,535
Flights from Beijing to Jeju Air China, China Southern, Korean, China Eastern, Asiana CN¥2,535
Flights from Beijing to Manila Cebu Pacific, EVA Air, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Dragonair, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air Macau, Asiana, Philippine CN¥1,668
Flights from Beijing to Osaka Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, JAL, Korean, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Shenzhen CN¥1,761
Flights from Beijing to Singapore Sichuan, EVA Air, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Korean, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Asiana, Qantas, Singapore, Thai, Srilankan, Shenzhen CN¥2,175
Flights from Beijing to Macau EVA Air, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Air Macau, Shenzhen CN¥1,901

Cheap Domestic Flights to Shanghai - SHA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Tianjin to Shanghai Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Tianjin, Hainan, China Eastern, Shenzhen CN¥2,122
Flights from Shijiazhuang to Shanghai Air China, China Southern, China Eastern, Shandong CN¥3,295
Flights from Datong to Shanghai China Eastern CN¥3,002
Flights from Tianjin to Wuxi Air China, China Southern Check Dates
Flights from Tianjin to Hangzhou Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Tianjin, China Eastern, Shenzhen CN¥2,368
Flights from Shijiazhuang to Hangzhou Hainan, Capital Airlines, China Eastern CN¥2,622
Flights from Tianjin to NantongCheck Dates

Cheap International Flights to Shanghai - SHA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Tianjin to Seoul Air China, China Southern, Tianjin, Korean, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong CN¥1,575
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