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Cheap Flights from Beijing to Shanghai, CN, China - BJS to SHA Last modified: Jun 30, 2016 6:43 AM

Popular flights from Beijing to Shanghai Last modified: Jun 30, 2016 6:43 AM

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
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Tue 10/18
1 stop
SHABJS
Thu 11/3
1 stop
CNY2,049
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China Eastern
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Wed 7/13
1 stop
SHABJS
Thu 7/14
1 stop
CNY2,136
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Shenzhen
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Thu 8/18
nonstop
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Mon 8/22
nonstop
CNY2,302
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Shanghai
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Sat 9/10
nonstop
SHABJS
Sat 9/17
nonstop
CNY2,462
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Shanghai
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Sun 10/23
nonstop
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Fri 11/4
nonstop
CNY2,462
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China Southern
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Sat 9/10
nonstop
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Sat 9/17
nonstop
CNY2,522
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China Southern
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Wed 9/14
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Sun 9/18
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CNY2,522
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China Southern
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Thu 9/15
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Mon 9/19
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CNY2,522
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China Southern
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Sun 10/23
nonstop
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Fri 11/4
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CNY2,522
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Xiamen
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Sat 9/10
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Xiamen
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Xiamen
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Sun 10/23
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Fri 11/4
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CNY2,522
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Hainan
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Fri 7/29
nonstop
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Fri 8/5
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CNY2,555
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Hainan
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Wed 8/17
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Sat 8/20
nonstop
CNY2,555
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Hainan
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Sun 8/21
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Sun 8/28
nonstop
CNY2,555
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Hainan
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Mon 10/3
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Fri 10/7
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CNY2,555
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Hainan
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Tue 10/4
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Fri 10/7
nonstop
CNY2,555
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Shandong
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Wed 10/5
1 stop
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Sat 10/8
1 stop
CNY3,054
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Sichuan
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Sun 7/17
1 stop
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Sat 7/30
1 stop
CNY4,597
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Capital Airlines
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Wed 7/27
1 stop
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Fri 7/29
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CNY11,309
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Capital Airlines
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Sat 8/6
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Mon 8/8
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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 CNY2,142.

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 CNY2,329 CNY2,462
7-14 days CNY2,136 CNY2,136
14-21 days CNY2,362 CNY2,542
21-30 days CNY2,362 CNY2,462
30-60 days CNY2,302 CNY2,109
60-90 days CNY2,349 CNY2,096
90+ days CNY2,382 CNY2,049

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
CNY2,109 CNY2,096 CNY2,109 CNY2,096 CNY2,362 CNY2,096 CNY2,109

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
July Beijing Shanghai Air China 7/13/16 7/14/16 0 CNY2,136
August Beijing Shanghai Air China 8/30/16 9/7/16 1 CNY2,096
September Beijing Shanghai Air China 9/3/16 9/11/16 1 CNY2,096
October Beijing Shanghai Air China 10/18/16 11/3/16 1 CNY2,049
November Beijing Shanghai Air China 11/14/16 11/15/16 1 CNY2,309
December Beijing Shanghai China Eastern 12/1/16 12/4/16 0 CNY2,435
January Beijing Shanghai China Eastern 1/3/17 1/10/17 0 CNY2,555
February Beijing Shanghai Xiamen 2/2/17 2/17/17 0 CNY2,615

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
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
CNY2,435
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
CNY2,435 CNY2,428
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
CNY2,428 CNY2,362
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
CNY2,362 CNY2,448
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
CNY2,448 CNY2,362
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
CNY2,362

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 CNY3,732.

The average price for non-stop flights from Beijing to Shanghai is CNY2,462.

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 12 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 1 2 2 1 3 2 06:50 22:10
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

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 CNY1,843.

The average price for round trip flights from Beijing to Shanghai is CNY3,586.

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 372 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.

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, Shanghai, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY3,087
Beijing to Hangzhou Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY3,406
Beijing to Ningbo Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY2,887
Beijing to Yiwu Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY2,462
Beijing to Nantong Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen Check Dates
Beijing to Nanjing Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY2,122
Beijing to Qingdao Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY2,768
Beijing to Guangzhou Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY3,040
Beijing to Changzhou Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY2,089
Beijing to Dalian Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY1,437
Beijing to Shenzhen Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY3,652
Beijing to Chengdu Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY2,462

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 CNY1,823
Beijing to Taipei Sichuan, Mandarin, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, China Southern, Shanghai, TransAsia, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY2,049
Beijing to Tokyo Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Jetstar Japan, Juneyao, Hainan, Capital Airlines, JAL, Vanilla, Xiamen, Peach, China Eastern, All Nippon, Pakistan, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY1,777
Beijing to Hong Kong Sichuan, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Hong Kong, Dragonair, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Hong Kong Express, Shenzhen CNY905
Beijing to Bangkok Sichuan, Lucky Air, Air China, China Southern, Thai AirAsia, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Xiamen, China Eastern, Orient Thai, Bangkok, Shandong, Thai, Srilankan, Mesaba, Xinhua, Shenzhen CNY1,969
Beijing to Jeju Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY2,542
Beijing to Manila Sichuan, Cebu Pacific, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Philippine, Shandong, AirAsia Zest, Shenzhen CNY1,743
Beijing to Osaka Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Jetstar Japan, Juneyao, Hainan, Capital Airlines, JAL, Vanilla, Xiamen, Peach, China Eastern, All Nippon, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY1,750
Beijing to Singapore Jetstar Asia, Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Xiamen, SilkAir, China Eastern, Shandong, Singapore, Tigerair, Scoot, Shenzhen CNY2,502
Beijing to Macau Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Air Macau, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY1,610

Cheap Domestic Flights to Shanghai - SHA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Tianjin to Shanghai Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Xinhua, Shenzhen CNY3,446
Shijiazhuang to Shanghai Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong CNY2,502
Datong to Shanghai Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern CNY5,641
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, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY3,746
Shijiazhuang to Hangzhou Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong Check Dates
Tianjin to Nantong Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, 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, Hainan, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY1,870
Cheap Flights from Beijing to Shanghai, CN, China, from CNY2,049 Round trip from BJS to SHA