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Cheap Flights from Istanbul to Shanghai, CN, China - IST to SHA Last modified: Aug 27, 2016 2:00 AM

Popular flights from Istanbul to Shanghai Last modified: Aug 27, 2016 2:00 AM

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How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Istanbul to Shanghai (IST to SHA)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Istanbul to Shanghai, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be TRY1,343.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Istanbul to Shanghai (IST to SHA)?

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

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
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< 7 days TRY0 TRY0
7-14 days TRY2,460 TRY1,467
14-21 days TRY2,551 TRY1,646
21-30 days TRY2,448 TRY1,314
30-60 days TRY2,430 TRY1,314
60-90 days TRY2,418 TRY1,314
90+ days TRY2,418 TRY1,314

Cheapest Day To Fly from Istanbul to Shanghai

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
TRY1,314 TRY1,323 TRY1,387 TRY1,408 TRY1,323 TRY1,323 TRY1,323

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Istanbul to Shanghai

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Istanbul Shanghai Aeroflot 9/26/16 10/3/16 1 TRY1,314
October Istanbul Shanghai Aeroflot 10/1/16 10/7/16 1 TRY1,323
November Istanbul Shanghai Aeroflot 11/21/16 11/28/16 1 TRY1,314
December Istanbul Shanghai Aeroflot 12/18/16 12/27/16 1 TRY1,314
January Istanbul Shanghai Etihad 1/15/17 1/25/17 1 TRY1,440
February Istanbul Shanghai Etihad 2/13/17 2/27/17 1 TRY1,449
April Istanbul Shanghai Qatar 4/1/17 4/16/17 1 TRY1,749
May Istanbul Shanghai Aeroflot 5/19/17 5/26/17 1 TRY1,716

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

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Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Istanbul to Shanghai (IST to SHA)

Your Istanbul 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 Istanbul to Shanghai is TRY4,745.

The average price for non-stop flights from Istanbul to Shanghai is TRY2,433.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Istanbul to Shanghai
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Turkish 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 01:20 01:20

Istanbul to Shanghai Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Istanbul to Shanghai?
Answer: The average Istanbul to Shanghai flight time is 10 hours and 10 minutes.
Question: How many kilometers are there between Istanbul and Shanghai?
Answer: The distance from Istanbul to Shanghai is 8027 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from Istanbul to Shanghai?
Answer: There are 7 direct flights from Istanbul to Shanghai.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Istanbul to Shanghai?
Answer: Turkish Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Istanbul and Shanghai.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Istanbul to Shanghai?
Answer: Doha, QA

Airlines Flying from Istanbul to Shanghai (IST to SHA) Number of flights searched: 243Last modified: Aug 27, 2016 2:00 AM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Istanbul 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 Istanbul to Shanghai.

Istanbul to Shanghai
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Air France CDG X X X X X X X
British Airways LHR X X X X X X X
EVA Air TPE X X X X X X X
Emirates DXB X X X X X X X
Etihad AUH X X X X X X X
Korean ICN X X X X
KLM AMS X X X X X X X
Lufthansa FRA X X X X X X X
Lufthansa FRA / MUC X X X X X X X
Swiss ZRH X X X X X X X
Asiana ICN X X X X X X X
Qatar DOH X X X X X X X
Singapore SIN X X X X X X X
Aeroflot SVO X X X X X X X
Turkish - X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Istanbul 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 Istanbul - IST

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Istanbul to Seoul Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Alitalia, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Southern, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Uzbekistan, Air Serbia, Astana, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Asiana, Philippine, Qatar, Singapore, Aeroflot, Saudi Arabian, Thai, Turkish TRY1,234
Istanbul to Bangkok Air Berlin, Air France, Air India, Alitalia, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Southern, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, flydubai, Gulf Air, Uzbekistan, Air Serbia, Astana, Korean, KLM, Kuwait, Lufthansa, Swiss, Egyptair, Asiana, Philippine, UIA, Qatar, Royal Jordanian, Singapore, Aeroflot, Thai, Turkish, Tap Portugal, Srilankan, Oman Air TRY1,105
Istanbul to Taipei Air France, Alitalia, EVA Air, Air China, China Southern, Emirates, Korean, KLM, Asiana, Philippine, Singapore, Thai, Turkish TRY2,310
Istanbul to Ningbo Air China Check Dates
Istanbul to Hangzhou Air France, EVA Air, Air China, KLM, Lufthansa, Asiana, Qatar TRY2,847
Istanbul to Beijing Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Air Algerie, Alitalia, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Southern, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Uzbekistan, Azal, Astana, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, Egyptair, Asiana, Philippine, UIA, Qatar, SAS, Singapore, Aeroflot, Thai, Turkish, Tap Portugal, Srilankan TRY1,211
Istanbul to Guangzhou Air France, EVA Air, Air China, China Southern, Emirates, Ethiopian, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Egyptair, Asiana, Philippine, Qatar, Royal Jordanian, SAS, Singapore, Aeroflot, Saudi Arabian, Thai, Turkish, Srilankan TRY1,284
Istanbul to Hong Kong Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Alitalia, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Southern, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Air Serbia, Astana, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Asiana, Philippine, Qatar, Royal Jordanian, SAS, Singapore, Aeroflot, Thai, Turkish, Tap Portugal, Srilankan TRY1,255
Istanbul to London Germanwings, Air Moldova, Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Air Algerie, Royal Air Maroc, Alitalia, Belavia, British Airways, Air China, Emirates, Eurowings, Etihad, Gulf Air, IranAir, Azal, Adria, Air Serbia, Astana, Atlasjet, KLM, Air Malta, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, MEA, Egyptair, Croatia, Pegasus, UIA, Qatar, Royal Jordanian, TAROM, SAS, Aeroflot, Turkish, Tap Portugal, TunisAir, SunExpress TRY253
Istanbul to Dubai Air France, Air Algerie, Air India, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, China Southern, Emirates, Ethiopian, flydubai, Gulf Air, Uzbekistan, IranAir, Azal, Jazeera, Astana, Korean, KLM, Kuwait, Lufthansa, Swiss, MEA, Egyptair, Pegasus, UIA, Qatar, Royal Jordanian, TAROM, SAS, Aeroflot, Saudi Arabian, Turkish, Oman Air, flynas TRY532
Istanbul to Manila Air France, Alitalia, EVA Air, Air China, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Gulf Air, Korean, KLM, Kuwait, Asiana, Philippine, Qatar, Singapore, Saudi Arabian, Thai, Turkish, Oman Air TRY1,378
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Istanbul to Tokyo Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Alitalia, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Southern, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Uzbekistan, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, All Nippon, Asiana, Philippine, Qatar, SAS, Singapore, Aeroflot, Thai, Turkish, Srilankan TRY1,616
Istanbul to Nanjing Air France, British Airways, Air China, China Southern, KLM, Lufthansa, Asiana Check Dates
Istanbul to Singapore Aegean, Air France, Air India, Alitalia, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Southern, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Uzbekistan, Air Serbia, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Asiana, Philippine, Qatar, Singapore, Saudi Arabian, Thai, Turkish, Tap Portugal, Srilankan, Oman Air TRY1,443
Istanbul to Paris Germanwings, Onur Air, Air Moldova, Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Air Algerie, Royal Air Maroc, Alitalia, British Airways, Emirates, Etihad, Gulf Air, IranAir, Azal, Adria, Air Serbia, Astana, Atlasjet, KLM, Air Malta, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, MEA, Egyptair, Croatia, Pegasus, UIA, Qatar, Royal Jordanian, TAROM, SAS, Aeroflot, Turkish, Tap Portugal, TunisAir TRY327
Istanbul to Wenzhou Air France, Air China, KLM, Lufthansa Check Dates
Istanbul to Kuala Lumpur Air Berlin, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Southern, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Uzbekistan, IranAir, Astana, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Pakistan, Philippine, Qatar, Royal Jordanian, Singapore, Saudi Arabian, Thai, Turkish, Srilankan, Oman Air TRY1,205
Istanbul to Amsterdam Germanwings, Onur Air, Aegean, Air Canada, Air France, Royal Air Maroc, Alitalia, Belavia, British Airways, Emirates, Etihad, IranAir, Adria, Air Serbia, Astana, Korean, Atlasjet, KLM, Air Malta, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, Egyptair, Croatia, Pegasus, UIA, Qatar, Royal Jordanian, TAROM, SAS, Singapore, Aeroflot, Saudi Arabian, Turkish, Tap Portugal, TunisAir, SunExpress TRY321
Istanbul to Moscow Germanwings, Onur Air, Air Moldova, Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Air Algerie, Alitalia, Belavia, British Airways, Air China, Emirates, Etihad, flydubai, Air Arabia, Gulf Air, Uzbekistan, IranAir, Azal, Adria, Air Serbia, Astana, KLM, Air Malta, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, MEA, Pegasus, Qatar, Royal Jordanian, TAROM, SAS, Aeroflot, Turkish, Tap Portugal, UTAir TRY332
Istanbul to Osaka Air France, Air India, Alitalia, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Southern, Emirates, Etihad, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, All Nippon, Asiana, Philippine, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, Turkish TRY1,637
Istanbul to Frankfurt Onur Air, Air Moldova, Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Royal Air Maroc, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, Etihad, Gulf Air, IranAir, Azal, Adria, Air Serbia, Astana, KLM, Air Malta, Kuwait, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, Egyptair, Croatia, Pegasus, UIA, Qatar, Royal Jordanian, TAROM, SAS, Aeroflot, Turkish, Tap Portugal, TunisAir, SunExpress TRY371
Istanbul to Hefei Air France, Air China, Lufthansa Check Dates
Istanbul to Denpasar Bali Air France, Royal Brunei, EVA Air, Emirates, Etihad, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Asiana, Philippine, Qatar, Singapore, Aeroflot, Thai, Oman Air TRY1,957
Istanbul to Qingdao Air France, Air China, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Asiana TRY2,004
Istanbul to New York American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Royal Air Maroc, Alitalia, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Gulf Air, Uzbekistan, Azal, Air Serbia, Korean, KLM, Kuwait, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, Egyptair, Asiana, UIA, Qatar, Royal Jordanian, TAROM, Aeroflot, Saudi Arabian, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United TRY1,267
Istanbul to Xiamen Air France, Air China, Korean, KLM, Philippine, Singapore Check Dates
Istanbul to Rome Germanwings, Air Moldova, Aegean, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Air Algerie, Air India, Royal Air Maroc, Alitalia, Belavia, British Airways, Air China, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, IranAir, Air Serbia, KLM, Air Malta, Luxair, Lufthansa, Swiss, MEA, Egyptair, Croatia, Pegasus, UIA, Qatar, Royal Jordanian, TAROM, SAS, Aeroflot, Saudi Arabian, Turkish, Tap Portugal, TunisAir TRY280
Istanbul to Ulaanbaatar Air China, Korean, KLM, Aeroflot, Turkish TRY2,809

Cheap International Flights to Shanghai - SHA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Varna to Shanghai Lufthansa, Austrian, Aeroflot, Turkish Check Dates
Cheap Flights from Istanbul to Shanghai, CN, China, from TRY1,314 Round trip from IST to SHA