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Cheap Flights from Frankfurt to Shanghai, CN, China - FRA to SHA Last modified: Jul 1, 2016 7:04 PM

Popular flights from Frankfurt to Shanghai Last modified: Jul 1, 2016 7:04 PM

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Air China
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Air China
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Air China
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Virgin Atlantic
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KLM
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Lufthansa
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Air France
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Air France
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Air France
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British Airways
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China Southern
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China Southern
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China Southern
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China Southern
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China Southern
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Iberia
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SAS
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Xiamen
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Xiamen
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Austrian
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Finnair
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China Eastern
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Air Berlin
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Hainan
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Hainan
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Alitalia
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How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Frankfurt to Shanghai (FRA to SHA)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Frankfurt to Shanghai, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be EUR469.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Frankfurt to Shanghai (FRA to SHA)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Frankfurt 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 Frankfurt to Shanghai

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days EUR711 EUR500
7-14 days EUR573 EUR509
14-21 days EUR613 EUR566
21-30 days EUR612 EUR631
30-60 days EUR523 EUR466
60-90 days EUR521 EUR459
90+ days EUR465 EUR425

Cheapest Day To Fly from Frankfurt to Shanghai

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
EUR473 EUR459 EUR485 EUR465 EUR470 EUR463 EUR466

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Frankfurt to Shanghai

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
July Frankfurt Shanghai Iberia 7/3/16 7/16/16 1 EUR500
August Frankfurt Shanghai Air France 8/21/16 9/8/16 1 EUR466
September Frankfurt Shanghai KLM 9/27/16 10/4/16 1 EUR459
October Frankfurt Shanghai Air China 10/21/16 11/4/16 1 EUR425
November Frankfurt Shanghai Air China 11/3/16 11/18/16 1 EUR428
December Frankfurt Shanghai Air China 12/23/16 1/6/17 1 EUR425
January Frankfurt Shanghai Air China 1/2/17 1/9/17 1 EUR436
February Frankfurt Shanghai Air China 2/6/17 2/13/17 1 EUR432

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
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EUR1,426 EUR925
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Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Frankfurt to Shanghai (FRA to SHA)

Your Frankfurt 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 Frankfurt to Shanghai is EUR542.

The average price for non-stop flights from Frankfurt to Shanghai is EUR539.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Frankfurt to Shanghai
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Air China 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 20:00 20:00
Lufthansa 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 17:15 22:05
China Eastern 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 14:40 14:40

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Frankfurt to Shanghai (FRA 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 Frankfurt 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 Frankfurt to Shanghai is EUR1,590.

The average price for round trip flights from Frankfurt to Shanghai is EUR535.

Frankfurt to Shanghai Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Frankfurt to Shanghai?
Answer: The average Frankfurt to Shanghai flight time is 10 hours and 40 minutes.
Question: How many kilometers are there between Frankfurt and Shanghai?
Answer: The distance from Frankfurt to Shanghai is 8854 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from Frankfurt to Shanghai?
Answer: There are 28 direct flights from Frankfurt to Shanghai.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Frankfurt to Shanghai?
Answer: Lufthansa German Airlines provides 50% of the non-stop flights between Frankfurt and Shanghai.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Frankfurt to Shanghai?
Answer: Tokyo, JP

Airports for Your Route

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

Cheap International Flights from Frankfurt - FRA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Frankfurt to Hangzhou Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Xiamen, China Eastern, Austrian, SAS, Brussels EUR452
Frankfurt to Seoul Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Iberia, Korean, KLM, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, Asiana, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic EUR482
Frankfurt to Bangkok Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Air Dolomiti, Eurowings, KLM, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, Bangkok, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Thai, Tap Portugal, Virgin Atlantic, FlexFlight, Mesaba EUR447
Frankfurt to Taipei Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, EVA Air, China Airlines, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, Virgin Atlantic EUR529
Frankfurt to Beijing Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, China Southern, Condor, Aer Lingus, Hainan, Iberia, KLM, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Xiamen, China Eastern, Czech, Austrian, Shandong, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Virgin Atlantic EUR417
Frankfurt to Tokyo Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Air Dolomiti, Iberia, JAL, KLM, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, All Nippon, Czech, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic EUR547
Frankfurt to Hong Kong Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Cathay, Condor, Aer Lingus, Air Dolomiti, Hong Kong, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Virgin Atlantic EUR473
Frankfurt to Wuxi Air France, Finnair, Air China, China Southern, KLM, Lufthansa, China Eastern, Austrian, SAS EUR683
Frankfurt to Nanjing Sichuan, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Xiamen, China Eastern, Czech, Austrian, SAS, Virgin Atlantic EUR520

Cheap International Flights to Shanghai - SHA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Brussels to Shanghai Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, China Southern, Bulgaria Air, Hainan, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Xiamen, China Eastern, Czech, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic EUR433
Zurich to Shanghai Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Swiss, Xiamen, China Eastern EUR569
Munich to Shanghai Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, China Southern, Aer Lingus, Air Dolomiti, Hainan, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Xiamen, China Eastern, Czech, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Virgin Atlantic EUR416
Dusseldorf to Shanghai Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, China Southern, Aer Lingus, Hainan, Iberia, KLM, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Xiamen, China Eastern, Czech, Austrian, SAS, Virgin Atlantic EUR350
Stuttgart to Shanghai Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, China Southern, Condor, Aer Lingus, Bulgaria Air, Hainan, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Xiamen, China Eastern, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, Virgin Atlantic EUR446
Luxembourg to Shanghai Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, China Southern, Condor, Hainan, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, China Eastern, Czech, Austrian, SAS, Tap Portugal, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic EUR445
Basel to Shanghai Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Swiss, China Eastern EUR437
Cologne - Bonn to Shanghai Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, China Southern, Condor, Eurowings, Bulgaria Air, Hainan, KLM, Lufthansa, China Eastern, Czech, Austrian, SAS, Tap Portugal, Virgin Atlantic EUR480
Nuremberg to Shanghai Sichuan, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, China Southern, Condor, Bulgaria Air, Hainan, KLM, Lufthansa, Xiamen, China Eastern, Czech, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Virgin Atlantic EUR457
Hanover to Shanghai Sichuan, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, China Southern, Condor, Hainan, KLM, Lufthansa, Xiamen, China Eastern, Czech, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, Virgin Atlantic EUR451
Munster - Osnabruck to Shanghai Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, China Southern, Condor, KLM, Lufthansa, China Eastern, Czech, Austrian, SAS EUR518
Leipzig - Halle to Shanghai Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, China Southern, Condor, KLM, Lufthansa, China Eastern, Czech, Austrian, SAS EUR528
Saarbrucken to Shanghai Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, airBaltic, Air China, China Southern, Condor, Bulgaria Air, Hainan, KLM, Luxair, Lufthansa, China Eastern, Czech, Austrian, SAS Check Dates
Paderborn - Lippstadt to Shanghai Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, China Southern, Condor, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, China Eastern, Czech, Austrian, SAS EUR842
Strasbourg to Shanghai Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, China Southern, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, China Eastern, Czech, TAROM, SAS, Brussels EUR518
Friedrichshafen to Shanghai Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, China Southern, Condor, Lufthansa, China Eastern, Austrian, SAS EUR476
Brussels to Hangzhou Sichuan, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Xiamen, China Eastern, Austrian, SAS, Brussels EUR503
Brussels to Beijing Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, China Southern, Aer Lingus, Hainan, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Xiamen, China Eastern, Czech, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Virgin Atlantic EUR436
Dusseldorf to Hangzhou Sichuan, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Xiamen, China Eastern, Austrian, SAS, Virgin Atlantic EUR523
Zurich to Beijing Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Swiss, Xiamen, China Eastern EUR551
Brussels to Tokyo Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Iberia, JAL, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, All Nippon, Czech, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic EUR482
Cheap Flights from Frankfurt to Shanghai, CN, China, from EUR425 Round trip from FRA to SHA