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Flights from Kunming to Shanghai, China Last modified: Sep 26, 2016 1:41 AM

Kunming to Shanghai Last modified: Sep 26, 2016 1:41 AM

We've scanned 20,789,023,501 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Kunming to Shanghai. China Eastern & Sichuan frequently offer the best deals on Kunming to Shanghai flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

China Eastern
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Wed 11/23
1 stop
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Sat 11/26
1 stop
CN¥2,447
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Sichuan
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Fri 12/2
1 stop
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Sat 12/10
1 stop
CN¥3,200
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Shanghai
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Wed 11/23
1 stop
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Sat 11/26
1 stop
CN¥3,360
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Shenzhen
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Sat 10/15
nonstop
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Mon 10/24
nonstop
CN¥3,893
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China Southern
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Wed 11/23
2 stops
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Sat 11/26
2 stops
CN¥3,933
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Air China
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Fri 9/30
nonstop
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Fri 10/7
nonstop
CN¥4,333
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Air China
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Thu 10/13
nonstop
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Sun 10/16
nonstop
CN¥4,333
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Air China
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Tue 10/25
nonstop
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Tue 11/1
nonstop
CN¥4,333
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Shandong
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Sat 10/15
1 stop
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Mon 10/24
1 stop
CN¥6,359
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How Much is a Flight from Kunming to Shanghai?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Kunming to Shanghai, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be CN¥3,027.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Kunming 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 Kunming 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 Kunming to Shanghai?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days CN¥4,333 CN¥3,580
7-14 days CN¥0 CN¥0
14-21 days CN¥3,893 CN¥2,980
21-30 days CN¥3,913 CN¥2,553
30-60 days CN¥3,380 CN¥2,447
60-90 days CN¥3,966 CN¥2,500
90+ days CN¥0 CN¥0

Cheapest Day To Fly from Kunming to Shanghai

We've examined 20,795,316,600 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Kunming 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¥2,553 CN¥2,447 CN¥4,333 CN¥2,500 CN¥2,980 CN¥3,313

Compare Flight Prices from Kunming 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 Kunming to Shanghai flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Kunming Shanghai Air China 9/30/16 10/7/16 0 CN¥4,333
October Kunming Shanghai China Eastern 10/25/16 11/1/16 1 CN¥2,553
November Kunming Shanghai China Eastern 11/23/16 11/26/16 1 CN¥2,447
December Kunming Shanghai China Eastern 12/2/16 12/10/16 1 CN¥2,500

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Kunming to Shanghai

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
CN¥4,333
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
CN¥4,333

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Kunming 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 Kunming to Shanghai is CN¥4,006.

The average price for direct flights from Kunming to Shanghai is CN¥4,413.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Kunming to Shanghai - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Sichuan 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 16:10 16:10
Lucky Air 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 16:55 16:55
Spring 1 2 1 2 1 2 1 12:10 17:55
Air China 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 21:10 21:10
China Southern 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 12:05 19:45
Shanghai 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 13:45 16:45
Juneyao 4 4 3 3 3 4 4 07:40 20:35
Kunming 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 07:45 14:40
China Eastern 7 8 8 8 9 7 9 07:55 20:10

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Kunming 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 Kunming 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 Kunming to Shanghai is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Kunming to Shanghai is CN¥3,633.

Kunming to Shanghai Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Kunming to Shanghai?
Answer: The average Kunming to Shanghai flight time is 3 hours and 11 minutes.
Question: How far is Shanghai from Kunming?
Answer: The distance from Kunming to Shanghai is 1,945 kilometers (1,209 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Kunming to Shanghai?
Answer: There are 151 direct flights from Kunming to Shanghai.
Question: What are the most popular Kunming airlines for direct flights from Kunming to Shanghai?
Answer: China Eastern Airlines provides 37% of the non-stop flights between Kunming and Shanghai.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Kunming to Shanghai?
Answer: Hong Kong, HK

Airlines in Kunming flying to Shanghai Last modified: Sep 26, 2016 1:41 AMNumber of routes searched: 157Number of itineraries searched: 12,139

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

Kunming to Shanghai
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Sichuan -
Shanghai HNY
China Eastern NAO
Juneyao BFJ
China Eastern LLF
China Eastern HFE
China Eastern LPF
China Eastern AVA
Juneyao DYG
Sichuan CKG
Capital Airlines LJG
Sichuan XIY
Air China WNZ
China Southern KWE
Air China PEK
China Southern CGO
China Southern CSX
China Southern HAK
China Southern KWL
Sichuan CTU
Air China CAN
Air China KHN
Air China SZX
Cathay HKG
Tianjin TSN
Korean ICN
Xiamen XMN
Shandong TAO
Shandong YNT
Shandong TNA
Shenzhen JJN

Kunming to Shanghai Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Kunming 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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Cheap Domestic Flights from Kunming - KMG

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Kunming to Hangzhou Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Capital Airlines, China Eastern, Shenzhen CN¥3,440
Flights from Kunming to Wuxi Air China, China Southern, China Eastern, Shenzhen Check Dates
Flights from Kunming to Nanjing Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CN¥2,647
Flights from Kunming to Beijing Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CN¥3,393
Flights from Kunming to Hefei Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, China Eastern Check Dates
Flights from Kunming to Guangzhou Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Capital Airlines, China Eastern, Shenzhen CN¥2,673
Flights from Kunming to Chengdu Sichuan, Lucky Air, Air China, China Southern, China Eastern, Shenzhen CN¥1,480
Flights from Kunming to Shenzhen Lucky Air, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, China Eastern, Shenzhen CN¥3,020
Flights from Kunming to Xiamen Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CN¥2,880
Flights from Kunming to Wuhan Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, China Eastern, Shenzhen Check Dates
Flights from Kunming to Qingdao Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, China Eastern, Shandong CN¥3,533
Flights from Kunming to Fuzhou Sichuan, China Southern, China Eastern Check Dates
Flights from Kunming to Lijiang Sichuan, Lucky Air, China Southern, Capital Airlines, China Eastern, Shenzhen CN¥1,880
Flights from Kunming to Nanchang Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, China Eastern, Shenzhen Check Dates
Flights from Kunming to Zhengzhou Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Capital Airlines, China Eastern, Shenzhen Check Dates
Flights from Kunming to Jinan Sichuan, Lucky Air, Air China, China Southern, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen Check Dates
Flights from Kunming to Changsha Sichuan, China Southern, China Eastern, Shenzhen CN¥2,040

Cheap International Flights from Kunming - KMG

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Kunming to Hong Kong Sichuan, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Hainan, Dragonair, Xiamen, China Eastern, Hong Kong Express CN¥1,227
Flights from Kunming to Taipei Sichuan, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Dragonair, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shenzhen CN¥2,000
Flights from Kunming to Bangkok Sichuan, China Southern, Thai AirAsia, China Eastern, Lao Airlines, Shandong, Thai CN¥1,134
Flights from Kunming to Seoul Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CN¥2,133
Flights from Kunming to Jeju Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Capital Airlines, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shenzhen CN¥2,107
Flights from Kunming to Singapore AirAsia, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Xiamen, SilkAir, China Eastern, Singapore, Thai, Shenzhen CN¥1,820
Flights from Kunming to Tokyo Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, JAL, Dragonair, Korean, China Eastern, Shenzhen CN¥2,573
Flights from Kunming to Hanoi China Southern, China Eastern CN¥1,020

Cheap Domestic Flights to Shanghai - SHA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Dali to Shanghai Air China, China Southern, China Eastern Check Dates
Flights from Lijiang to Shanghai Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Capital Airlines, China Eastern, Shenzhen CN¥4,106
Flights from Lijiang to Hangzhou Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Capital Airlines, China Eastern, Shenzhen Check Dates

Cheap International Flights to Shanghai - SHA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Lijiang to Hong Kong Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, China Eastern CN¥1,527
Flights from Lijiang to Taipei Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shenzhen CN¥2,347
Cheap Flights from Kunming to Shanghai