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Flights from Beijing to Shanghai, China Last modified: Jan 24, 2017 1:02 -05:00

Beijing to Shanghai Last modified: Jan 24, 2017 1:02 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 29,194,062,998 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Shanghai. China Eastern & Shanghai frequently offer the best deals to Shanghai flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

China Eastern
BJSSHA
Wed 2/22
1 stop
SHABJS
Wed 3/1
1 stop
CN¥2,004
Shanghai
BJSSHA
Wed 2/22
1 stop
SHABJS
Wed 3/1
1 stop
CN¥2,004
Shenzhen
BJSSHA
Wed 1/25
nonstop
SHABJS
Fri 2/3
nonstop
CN¥2,347
Air China
BJSSHA
Wed 1/25
nonstop
SHABJS
Fri 2/3
nonstop
CN¥2,464
China Southern
BJSSHA
Wed 3/29
nonstop
SHABJS
Sun 4/2
nonstop
CN¥2,519
Xiamen
BJSSHA
Mon 5/22
nonstop
SHABJS
Fri 5/26
nonstop
CN¥2,574

How Much is a Flight from Beijing to Shanghai? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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¥2,080.

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 think 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? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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¥2,347 CN¥2,464
7-14 days CN¥2,347 CN¥2,580
14-21 days CN¥2,347 CN¥2,354
21-30 days CN¥2,347 CN¥2,004
30-60 days CN¥2,347 CN¥2,011
60-90 days CN¥2,423 CN¥2,025
90+ days CN¥2,526 CN¥2,526

Cheapest Day To Fly from Beijing to Shanghai Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've examined 29,202,695,412 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 Wednesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
CN¥2,025 CN¥2,107 CN¥2,004 CN¥2,011 CN¥2,011 CN¥2,347 CN¥2,011

Compare Flight Prices from Beijing to Shanghai by Month Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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
January Beijing Shanghai Shenzhen 1/25/17 2/3/17 0 CN¥2,347
February Beijing Shanghai Shanghai 2/22/17 3/1/17 1 CN¥2,004
March Beijing Shanghai Shanghai 3/19/17 3/23/17 1 CN¥2,011
April Beijing Shanghai China Eastern 4/3/17 4/5/17 0 CN¥2,464
May Beijing Shanghai China Eastern 5/26/17 5/31/17 0 CN¥2,526
June Beijing Shanghai Air China 6/29/17 7/3/17 0 CN¥2,580
July Beijing Shanghai Air China 7/18/17 8/6/17 0 CN¥2,580
August Beijing Shanghai China Southern 8/26/17 8/30/17 0 CN¥2,539

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Beijing to Shanghai Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
CN¥2,347
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
CN¥2,347 CN¥2,354
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
CN¥2,354 CN¥2,368
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
CN¥2,368
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
CN¥2,011
26 27 28 1 2 3 4
CN¥2,011

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Beijing to Shanghai Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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¥3,308.

The average price for direct flights from Beijing to Shanghai is CN¥2,505.

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 15 15 14 07:15 20:30
China Southern 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 06:40 17:50
Shanghai 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 08:25 20:40
Juneyao 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 06:35 06:35
Hainan 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 06:55 20:40
China United 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 09:00 21:55
Xiamen 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 08:35 08:35
China Eastern 23 23 23 23 23 22 21 07:00 21:40

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Beijing to Shanghai Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 CN¥1,236.

The average price for round trip flights from Beijing to Shanghai is CN¥2,423.

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 14 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 364 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 43% of the non-stop flights between Beijing and Shanghai.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Beijing to Shanghai?
Answer: Hong Kong, HK

Airlines in Beijing flying to Shanghai Last modified: Jan 24, 2017 1:02 -05:00Number of routes searched: 227Number of itineraries searched: 283,225

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 CTU
China Airlines KHH
China Airlines TPE
Cathay HKG
China Southern CAN
China Southern CGQ
China Southern CSX
China Southern CTU
AirAsia X KUL
Hainan CAN
Hainan CKG
Hainan HAK
Hainan SZX
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 XMN
China Eastern CAN
China Eastern CJU
China Eastern CKG
China Eastern CTU
All Nippon HND
All Nippon KIX
All Nippon NGO
All Nippon NRT
Air Macau MFM
Asiana ICN
Asiana PUS
Asiana GMP
S7 VVO
Shandong CKG
Shandong TAO
Shandong TNA
Shandong YNT
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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