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Cheap Flights from Melbourne to Shanghai, CN, China - MEL to SHA Last modified: 28/06/2016 1:25 AM

Popular flights from Melbourne to Shanghai Last modified: 28/06/2016 1:25 AM

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Sichuan
MELSHA
Thu 20/10
1 stop
SHAMEL
Sun 30/10
1 stop
$526
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Sichuan
MELSHA
Mon 24/10
1 stop
SHAMEL
Fri 11/11
1 stop
$526
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Xiamen
MELSHA
Fri 14/10
1 stop
SHAMEL
Sat 22/10
1 stop
$579
Select
Air China
MELSHA
Thu 20/10
nonstop
SHAMEL
Fri 4/11
nonstop
$660
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China Eastern
MELSHA
Thu 20/10
1 stop
SHAMEL
Fri 4/11
1 stop
$672
Select
China Southern
MELSHA
Thu 20/10
1 stop
SHAMEL
Fri 4/11
1 stop
$690
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Jetstar
MELSHA
Thu 20/10
1 stop
SHAMEL
Fri 4/11
1 stop
$739
Select
Jetstar
MELSHA
Sat 22/10
1 stop
SHAMEL
Sat 5/11
1 stop
$739
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Qantas
MELSHA
Mon 1/08
1 stop
SHAMEL
Mon 15/08
1 stop
$806
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Qantas
MELSHA
Tue 2/08
1 stop
SHAMEL
Tue 16/08
1 stop
$806
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Qantas
MELSHA
Tue 2/08
1 stop
SHAMEL
Thu 18/08
1 stop
$806
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Qantas
MELSHA
Thu 4/08
1 stop
SHAMEL
Mon 15/08
1 stop
$806
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Qantas
MELSHA
Fri 5/08
1 stop
SHAMEL
Mon 15/08
1 stop
$806
Select
Virgin Australia
MELSHA
Tue 23/08
1 stop
SHAMEL
Tue 30/08
1 stop
$1,081
Select
Virgin Australia
MELSHA
Tue 18/10
1 stop
SHAMEL
Sun 30/10
1 stop
$1,081
Select
Virgin Australia
MELSHA
Mon 24/10
1 stop
SHAMEL
Mon 31/10
1 stop
$1,081
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How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Melbourne to Shanghai (MEL to SHA)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Melbourne to Shanghai, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $625.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Melbourne to Shanghai (MEL to SHA)?

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

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $1,412 $849
7-14 days $831 $757
14-21 days $831 $725
21-30 days $677 $688
30-60 days $677 $650
60-90 days $677 $576
90+ days $660 $526

Cheapest Day To Fly from Melbourne to Shanghai

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$576 $677 $687 $582 $580 $578 $692

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Melbourne to Shanghai

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
June Melbourne Shanghai Air China 30/06/16 14/07/16 1 $1,230
July Melbourne Shanghai Air China 25/07/16 10/08/16 0 $677
August Melbourne Shanghai Sichuan 29/08/16 4/09/16 1 $602
September Melbourne Shanghai Sichuan 5/09/16 18/09/16 1 $576
October Melbourne Shanghai Sichuan 20/10/16 30/10/16 1 $526
November Melbourne Shanghai Sichuan 5/11/16 16/11/16 1 $526
December Melbourne Shanghai Sichuan 1/12/16 16/12/16 1 $700
January Melbourne Shanghai China Southern 19/01/17 8/02/17 1 $762

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
$1,895
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
$1,895 $2,462
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
$2,462 $1,821
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
$1,821 $1,662
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
$1,662 $1,191
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
$1,191

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Melbourne to Shanghai (MEL to SHA)

Your Melbourne 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 Melbourne to Shanghai is $742.

The average price for non-stop flights from Melbourne to Shanghai is $911.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Melbourne to Shanghai
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Air China 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 10:35 10:35
China Eastern 1 2 1 2 1 2 1 11:00 21:30

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Melbourne to Shanghai (MEL 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 Melbourne 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 Melbourne to Shanghai is $583.

The average price for round trip flights from Melbourne to Shanghai is $741.

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Melbourne to Beijing Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen $526
Melbourne to Tokyo JAL, Jetstar, All Nippon, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $739
Melbourne to London Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Eurowings, NIKI, Iberia, Jetstar, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, Qantas, SAS, Tap Portugal, Air Europa, Virgin Australia, Virgin Atlantic $1,425
Melbourne to Hangzhou Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Shenzhen $586
Melbourne to Seoul Jetstar, Korean, Asiana, Qantas, Virgin Australia $888
Melbourne to Hong Kong Cathay, Hong Kong, Jetstar, Dragonair, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $734
Melbourne to Taipei EVA Air, China Airlines, Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $886
Melbourne to Nanjing Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen $530
Melbourne to Bangkok Jetstar, Bangkok, Qantas, Thai, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $414
Melbourne to Guangzhou Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen $576
Melbourne to Wuxi Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Shenzhen $625
Melbourne to Ningbo Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen $601
Melbourne to Manila Cebu Pacific, Jetstar, Philippine, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $703
Melbourne to Qingdao Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Capital Airlines, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen $580
Melbourne to Osaka JAL, Jetstar, All Nippon, Qantas, Virgin Australia $870
Melbourne to Changzhou Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Shandong, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen Check Dates
Melbourne to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, Jetstar, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,391
Melbourne to Fuzhou Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Capital Airlines, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen $731
Melbourne to Singapore Jetstar Asia, Emirates, Jetstar, SilkAir, Qantas, Singapore, Tigerair, Scoot, Virgin Australia $401
Melbourne to Wuhan Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen $597
Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur AirAsia, AirAsia X, Emirates, Jetstar, Malaysia, Malindo, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $378
Melbourne to Jakarta Garuda, Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, SkyStar $700
Melbourne to Chengdu Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Capital Airlines, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen $517
Melbourne to Delhi Jet Airways, Air India, Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $865
Melbourne to Wenzhou Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Shenzhen $1,031
Melbourne to Xiamen Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen $597
Melbourne to Paris Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Eurowings, NIKI, Jetstar, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Austrian, Qantas, SAS, Tap Portugal, Virgin Australia, Virgin Atlantic $1,309
Melbourne to Dalian Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen $626
Melbourne to Hefei Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen $816
Melbourne to Fukuoka JAL, Jetstar, All Nippon, Qantas, Virgin Australia $893

Airlines Flying from Melbourne to Shanghai (MEL to SHA) Number of flights searched: 198Last modified: 28/06/2016 1:25 AM

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

Melbourne to Shanghai
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Sichuan CTU X X X
Royal Brunei BWN X X X
Air China - X X X X
Air China PEK X X X
China Airlines TPE X X X
Cathay HKG X X X X X X X
China Southern CAN X X X X X X X
Garuda DPS X X X X
Xiamen XMN X X
Malaysia KUL X X X X X X X
China Eastern - X X X X X X X
Air New Zealand AKL X X X X X X X
Philippine MNL X X X
Qantas SYD X X X X X X X
Singapore SIN X X X X X X X
Thai BKK X X X X X X X
Vietnam SGN X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

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

Melbourne to Shanghai Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Melbourne to Shanghai?
Answer: The average Melbourne to Shanghai flight time is 10 hours and 26 minutes.
Question: How many kilometers are there between Melbourne and Shanghai?
Answer: The distance from Melbourne to Shanghai is 8011 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from Melbourne to Shanghai?
Answer: There are 13 direct flights from Melbourne to Shanghai.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Melbourne to Shanghai?
Answer: China Eastern Airlines provides 69% of the non-stop flights between Melbourne and Shanghai.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Melbourne to Shanghai?
Answer: Guangzhou, CN
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