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Cheap Flights from Beijing to Shanghai, CN, China - BJS to SHA Last modified: 2016-5-26 下午12:46

Popular flights from Beijing to Shanghai Last modified: 2016-5-26 下午12:46

We’ve got the inside scoop on finding the best time to fly for the best price. Not sure when to travel for your next vacation? Find details below on when-to-fly and when-to-buy.

Air China
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
2016-8-23 2016-8-31 ¥2,065
China Eastern Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
2016-6-19 2016-6-24 ¥2,138
China Southern Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
2016-8-1 2016-8-9 ¥2,518
2016-8-8 2016-8-16 ¥2,518
2016-8-12 2016-8-20 ¥2,518
2016-8-14 2016-8-22 ¥2,518
2016-8-15 2016-8-23 ¥2,518
Hainan Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
2016-5-31 2016-6-13 ¥2,557
2016-6-8 2016-6-13 ¥2,557
2016-6-25 2016-7-2 ¥2,557
2016-7-12 2016-7-19 ¥2,557
2016-7-15 2016-7-17 ¥2,557
Juneyao Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
2016-6-6 2016-6-8 ¥2,354
2016-6-19 2016-6-24 ¥2,354
Shandong Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
2016-7-15 2016-8-3 ¥3,009
2016-7-20 2016-7-25 ¥3,009
2016-7-24 2016-8-7 ¥3,009
2016-7-29 2016-8-3 ¥3,009
2016-7-30 2016-8-3 ¥3,009
Shanghai Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
2016-7-25 2016-8-2 ¥2,459
2016-7-30 2016-8-7 ¥2,459
2016-8-1 2016-8-9 ¥2,459
2016-8-2 2016-8-10 ¥2,459
2016-8-6 2016-8-14 ¥2,459
Shenzhen Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
2016-6-6 2016-6-8 ¥1,364
Sichuan Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
2016-6-6 2016-6-22 ¥4,321
Xiamen Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
2016-9-2 2016-9-11 ¥2,505

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Beijing to Shanghai (BJS to SHA)?

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 ¥1,928.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Beijing to Shanghai (BJS to SHA)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane 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 discovered that the best days to book flights are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Read our article to find more information about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should you book flights from Beijing to Shanghai

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance a flight from Beijing to Shanghai should be booked.

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days ¥2,347 ¥2,465
7-14 days ¥1,364 ¥2,465
14-21 days ¥2,334 ¥2,465
21-30 days ¥1,475 ¥2,439
30-60 days ¥2,334 ¥2,275
60-90 days ¥2,347 ¥2,065
90+ days ¥2,347 ¥2,465

Cheapest Day To Fly from Beijing to Shanghai

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding the cheapest days to fly from Beijing to Shanghai.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
¥1,364 ¥1,475 ¥2,275 ¥2,275 ¥2,347 ¥2,275 ¥1,475

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Beijing to Shanghai

The chart below shows the lowest fare by month when flying from Beijing to Shanghai.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
May Beijing Shanghai Shenzhen 16-5-29 16-5-30 0 ¥2,347
June Beijing Shanghai Shenzhen 16-6-6 16-6-8 0 ¥1,364
July Beijing Shanghai Air China 16-7-6 16-7-14 1 ¥2,275
August Beijing Shanghai Air China 16-8-23 16-8-31 1 ¥2,065
September Beijing Shanghai Shenzhen 16-9-2 16-9-11 0 ¥2,347
October Beijing Shanghai Shenzhen 16-10-1 16-10-8 0 ¥2,367
November Beijing Shanghai Shanghai 16-11-12 16-11-19 0 ¥2,439
December Beijing Shanghai Shanghai 16-12-21 16-12-26 0 ¥2,465

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from Beijing to Shanghai

If you're ready to take a trip in the next 30 days and want to fly on the weekend, you might be wondering which weekend is the cheapest to fly. The chart below shows up-to-date data regarding weekend flight prices from Beijing to Shanghai.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
¥2,347
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
¥2,347 ¥2,347
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
¥2,347 ¥2,347
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
¥2,347 ¥2,367
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
¥2,367 ¥2,387
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
¥2,387

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Beijing to Shanghai (BJS to SHA)

Your Beijing to Shanghai flight can be significantly cheaper by choosing 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 ¥3,016.

The average price for non-stop flights from Beijing to Shanghai is ¥2,321.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Beijing to Shanghai
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Air China 14 15 16 15 14 16 14 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 1 1 2 1 1 2 1 06:50 22:10
Hainan 4 5 5 5 5 5 5 06:30 20:40
China United 3 3 3 3 3 3 2 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

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Beijing to Shanghai (BJS to SHA)

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 ¥1,397.

The average price for round trip flights from Beijing to Shanghai is ¥2,662.

Beijing to Shanghai Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Beijing to Shanghai?
Answer: The average Beijing to Shanghai flight time is 2 hours and 13 minutes.
Question: How many kilometers are there between Beijing and Shanghai?
Answer: The distance from Beijing to Shanghai is 1054 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from Beijing to Shanghai?
Answer: There are 371 direct flights from Beijing to Shanghai.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Beijing to Shanghai?
Answer: China Eastern Airlines provides 42% of the non-stop flights between Beijing and Shanghai.

Airlines Flying from Beijing to Shanghai (BJS to SHA) Number of flights searched: 94Last modified: 2016-5-26 下午12:46

Below are the different airlines that fly from Beijing to Shanghai with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from Beijing to Shanghai.

Beijing to Shanghai
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Air China - X X X X X X X
China Southern - X X X X X X X
Shanghai - X X X X X X X
Juneyao - X X X X X X X
Hainan - X X X X X X X
Xiamen - X X X X X X X
China Eastern - X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Beijing and Shanghai, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Cheap Domestic Flights from Beijing - BJS

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Beijing to Wuxi Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥3,055
Beijing to Hangzhou Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥2,452
Beijing to Ningbo Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥2,439
Beijing to Yiwu Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥2,039
Beijing to Nantong Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥1,987
Beijing to Nanjing Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥2,111
Beijing to Qingdao Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥2,747
Beijing to Guangzhou Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥2,551
Beijing to Changzhou Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥3,580
Beijing to Dalian Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥1,508
Beijing to Shenzhen Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥2,118
Beijing to Chengdu Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥2,439

Cheap International Flights from Beijing - BJS

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Beijing to Seoul Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥1,803
Beijing to Taipei Sichuan, Mandarin, UNI Air, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥1,829
Beijing to Tokyo Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Jetstar Japan, Juneyao, Hainan, JAL, Vanilla, Xiamen, Peach, China Eastern, All Nippon, Pakistan, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥1,751
Beijing to Hong Kong Sichuan, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Hong Kong, Dragonair, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Hong Kong Express, Shenzhen ¥899
Beijing to Bangkok Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Thai AirAsia, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Bangkok, Shandong, Thai, Srilankan, Mesaba, Xinhua, Shenzhen ¥1,882
Beijing to Jeju Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥2,354
Beijing to Manila Sichuan, Cebu Pacific, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Philippine, Shandong, AirAsia Zest, Shenzhen ¥1,639
Beijing to Osaka Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Jetstar Japan, Juneyao, Hainan, Capital Airlines, JAL, Xiamen, Peach, China Eastern, All Nippon, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥1,718
Beijing to Singapore Jetstar Asia, Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Xiamen, SilkAir, China Eastern, Shandong, Singapore, Tigerair, Scoot, Shenzhen ¥2,216
Beijing to Macau Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Air Macau, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥1,587

Cheap Domestic Flights to Shanghai - SHA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Tianjin to Shanghai Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥2,433
Shijiazhuang to Shanghai Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥2,505
Datong to Shanghai Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shenzhen Check Dates
Tianjin to Wuxi Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen Check Dates
Tianjin to Hangzhou Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Tianjin, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen Check Dates
Shijiazhuang to Hangzhou Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥2,426
Tianjin to Nantong Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen Check Dates

Cheap International Flights to Shanghai - SHA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Tianjin to Seoul Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥1,580
Cheap Flights from Beijing to Shanghai, CN, China, from ¥208 Round trip from BJS to SHA