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Flights from Istanbul to Shanghai, China Last modified: Sep 27, 2016 1:40 AM

Istanbul to Shanghai Last modified: Sep 27, 2016 1:40 AM

We've scanned 23,126,175,300 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Istanbul to Shanghai. Aeroflot & Air France frequently offer the best deals on Istanbul to Shanghai flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

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KLM
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Lufthansa
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Swiss
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Air China
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Etihad
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Asiana
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Alitalia
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How Much is a Flight from Istanbul to Shanghai?

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 TRY1,427.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Istanbul 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 thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for 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 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 Istanbul to Shanghai?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Istanbul to Shanghai.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days TRY2,494 TRY1,603
7-14 days TRY2,494 TRY1,603
14-21 days TRY2,626 TRY1,552
21-30 days TRY2,494 TRY1,424
30-60 days TRY2,494 TRY1,424
60-90 days TRY2,491 TRY1,424
90+ days TRY2,491 TRY1,424

Cheapest Day To Fly from Istanbul to Shanghai

We've examined 23,133,250,742 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Istanbul to Shanghai is Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

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Compare Flight Prices from Istanbul to Shanghai by Month

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 Istanbul to Shanghai flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Istanbul Shanghai Aeroflot 9/29/16 10/5/16 1 TRY1,771
October Istanbul Shanghai Aeroflot 10/26/16 11/2/16 1 TRY1,424
November Istanbul Shanghai Aeroflot 11/5/16 11/16/16 1 TRY1,424
December Istanbul Shanghai Aeroflot 12/1/16 12/7/16 1 TRY1,427
January Istanbul Shanghai Air France 1/10/17 1/22/17 1 TRY1,445
February Istanbul Shanghai Aeroflot 2/16/17 3/2/17 1 TRY1,424
March Istanbul Shanghai Aeroflot 3/2/17 3/16/17 1 TRY1,424
April Istanbul Shanghai Aeroflot 4/20/17 4/24/17 1 TRY1,555

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Istanbul to Shanghai

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Istanbul to Shanghai. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

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Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Istanbul to Shanghai

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 Istanbul to Shanghai is TRY3,239.

The average price for direct flights from Istanbul to Shanghai is TRY2,689.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Istanbul to Shanghai - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Turkish 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 01:20 01:20

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Istanbul to Shanghai

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 Istanbul 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 Istanbul to Shanghai is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Istanbul to Shanghai is TRY2,464.

Istanbul to Shanghai Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Istanbul to Shanghai?
Answer: The average Istanbul to Shanghai flight time is 10 hours and 10 minutes.
Question: How far is Shanghai from Istanbul?
Answer: The distance from Istanbul to Shanghai is 8,027 kilometers (4,988 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Istanbul to Shanghai?
Answer: There are 7 direct flights from Istanbul to Shanghai.
Question: What are the most popular Istanbul airlines for direct 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: Beijing, CN

Airlines in Istanbul flying to Shanghai Last modified: Sep 27, 2016 1:40 AMNumber of routes searched: 51Number of itineraries searched: 198,894

Wondering which airlines fly out of Istanbul to Shanghai? We've gathered the average price of Istanbul 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.

Istanbul to Shanghai
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Aeroflot SVO
Air France CDG
Etihad AUH
Emirates DXB
Lufthansa FRA
Qatar DOH
KLM AMS
British Airways LHR
Air China -
Korean ICN
Air China PEK
Singapore SIN
Air China CAN
Alitalia FCO
Swiss ZRH
SAS CPH
Thai BKK
All Nippon NRT
Ethiopian ADD
Air India DEL
Air Canada YYZ
Air India BOM
All Nippon KIX
EVA Air TPE
China Southern URC

Istanbul to Shanghai Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Istanbul and Shanghai. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

Farecompare Research Tools

FareCompare's Flight Schedule Search Tool helps you find information about airline schedule filings, including flight numbers, depart times, and travel distance.

Cheap International Flights from Istanbul - IST

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Flights from Istanbul to Seoul Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Alitalia, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Southern, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Uzbekistan, Astana, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Asiana, Philippine, Qatar, Singapore, Aeroflot, Thai, Turkish, United TRY1,519
Flights from Istanbul to Bangkok Air France, Air India, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, China Southern, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, flydubai, Gulf Air, Uzbekistan, Astana, KLM, Kuwait, Lufthansa, Swiss, Egyptair, Asiana, UIA, Qatar, Royal Jordanian, Singapore, Aeroflot, Thai, Turkish, Srilankan, Oman Air TRY1,274
Flights from Istanbul to Taipei Air France, EVA Air, Air China, China Southern, Emirates, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Asiana, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, United TRY1,923
Flights from Istanbul to Ningbo Air China, KLM TRY3,293
Flights from Istanbul to Hangzhou Air France, British Airways, Air China, China Southern, KLM, Lufthansa, Asiana, Qatar TRY2,165
Flights from Istanbul to Beijing Air Berlin, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Southern, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Uzbekistan, IranAir, Azal, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, Egyptair, Asiana, UIA, Qatar, SAS, Singapore, Aeroflot, Thai, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United, Srilankan TRY1,194
Flights from Istanbul to Guangzhou Air France, EVA Air, Air China, China Southern, Emirates, Ethiopian, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Egyptair, Asiana, Qatar, Royal Jordanian, Singapore, Aeroflot, Saudi Arabian, Thai, Turkish, Srilankan TRY1,262
Flights from 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, Qatar, Royal Jordanian, SAS, Singapore, Aeroflot, Thai, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United, Srilankan TRY1,328
Flights from Istanbul to London Germanwings, Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Atlasjet, KLM, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, Croatia, Pegasus, UIA, TAROM, SAS, Turkish, TunisAir TRY291
Flights from Istanbul to Dubai Air France, British Airways, Emirates, flydubai, Gulf Air, IranAir, Azal, Jazeera, KLM, Kuwait, Lufthansa, MEA, Egyptair, Pegasus, UIA, Qatar, Royal Jordanian, Singapore, Aeroflot, Saudi Arabian, Turkish, Oman Air, flynas TRY718
Flights from Istanbul to Manila Air France, Alitalia, EVA Air, Air China, China Southern, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Gulf Air, Korean, KLM, Kuwait, Asiana, Qatar, Singapore, Saudi Arabian, Thai, Turkish, Oman Air TRY1,672
Flights from Istanbul to ChangzhouCheck Dates
Flights from Istanbul to Tokyo Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Southern, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Uzbekistan, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, All Nippon, Asiana, Qatar, SAS, Singapore, Aeroflot, Thai, Turkish, United TRY1,663
Flights from Istanbul to Nanjing Air France, British Airways, Air China, KLM, Lufthansa, Asiana Check Dates
Flights from Istanbul to Singapore Aegean, Air France, Air India, Alitalia, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Uzbekistan, Air Serbia, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Asiana, Qatar, Singapore, Saudi Arabian, Thai, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United, Srilankan, Oman Air TRY1,400
Flights from Istanbul to Paris Onur Air, Aegean, Air France, Air Algerie, Alitalia, British Airways, Air Serbia, Atlasjet, KLM, Air Malta, Luxair, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, Croatia, Pegasus, UIA, TAROM, SAS, Turkish TRY335
Flights from Istanbul to Wenzhou Air France, Air China, China Southern, KLM, Lufthansa Check Dates
Flights from Istanbul to Kuala Lumpur Air Berlin, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Southern, Emirates, Etihad, Uzbekistan, IranAir, Astana, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Pakistan, Qatar, Royal Jordanian, Singapore, Saudi Arabian, Thai, Turkish, Srilankan, Oman Air TRY1,235
Flights from Istanbul to Amsterdam Onur Air, Aegean, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Air Serbia, Atlasjet, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, Pegasus, UIA, SAS, Turkish, TunisAir TRY317
Flights from Istanbul to Moscow Onur Air, Air Moldova, Aegean, Air France, Alitalia, Belavia, British Airways, Emirates, flydubai, Azal, Air Serbia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Pegasus, Qatar, TAROM, Aeroflot, Turkish TRY326
Flights from Istanbul to Osaka Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Southern, Emirates, Etihad, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, All Nippon, Asiana, Philippine, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, Turkish TRY1,669
Flights from Istanbul to Frankfurt Onur Air, Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Alitalia, Air China, IranAir, Air Serbia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, Croatia, Pegasus, SAS, Aeroflot, Turkish, Tap Portugal TRY377
Flights from Istanbul to Hefei Air China Check Dates
Flights from Istanbul to Denpasar Bali Air France, Royal Brunei, EVA Air, China Southern, Emirates, Etihad, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, Oman Air TRY1,714
Flights from Istanbul to Qingdao Air China, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Asiana TRY2,530
Flights from Istanbul to New York American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Royal Air Maroc, Alitalia, British Airways, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Azal, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, Egyptair, UIA, Qatar, Aeroflot, Saudi Arabian, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United TRY1,217
Flights from Istanbul to Xiamen Air France, Air China, China Southern, Korean, KLM, Philippine, Singapore TRY1,911
Flights from Istanbul to Rome Aegean, Air Berlin, Alitalia, British Airways, Air Serbia, Air Malta, Lufthansa, Pegasus, TAROM, Turkish, TunisAir TRY362
Flights from Istanbul to Ulaanbaatar Air China, KLM, Aeroflot, Turkish TRY1,965

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