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Cheap Flights from Melbourne to Shanghai, CN, China - MEL to SHA Last modified: 27/08/2016 2:24 AM

Popular flights from Melbourne to Shanghai Last modified: 27/08/2016 2:24 AM

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Sichuan
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Sat 5/11
1 stop
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Wed 16/11
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$525
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Xiamen
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Fri 21/10
1 stop
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Sun 6/11
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$583
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Xiamen
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Fri 28/10
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$583
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Xiamen
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Mon 31/10
1 stop
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Sat 5/11
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$583
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China Eastern
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Tue 25/10
1 stop
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Sun 6/11
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$601
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Jetstar
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Thu 24/11
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Sat 3/12
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$624
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China Southern
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Tue 18/10
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$626
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China Southern
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$626
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China Southern
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$626
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China Southern
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Wed 26/10
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$626
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China Southern
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Thu 27/10
1 stop
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Sat 5/11
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$626
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Air China
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Tue 1/11
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Mon 7/11
nonstop
$687
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Air China
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Thu 3/11
nonstop
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Mon 14/11
nonstop
$687
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Royal Brunei
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Tue 25/10
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Fri 4/11
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$710
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JAL
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Mon 14/11
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$783
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Qantas
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$827
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Qantas
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$827
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Qantas
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$827
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Qantas
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Tue 27/09
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Tue 11/10
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$827
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Qantas
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Wed 28/09
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Malaysia
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$842
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Malaysia
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$842
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Malaysia
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Malaysia
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Malaysia
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China Airlines
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Sun 30/10
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$850
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Vietnam
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Thu 24/11
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Sat 3/12
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$851
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Cathay
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Thu 24/11
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Sat 3/12
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$990
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Garuda
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Thu 17/11
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Wed 30/11
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$994
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Garuda
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$994
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Virgin Australia
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Fri 14/10
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$1,036
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Virgin Australia
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$1,036
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Virgin Australia
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$1,036
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Virgin Australia
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$1,036
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Virgin Australia
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Wed 26/10
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$1,036
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Thai
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$1,051
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Thai
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$1,051
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Thai
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$1,051
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Singapore
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1 stop
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$1,055
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Singapore
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$1,055
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Singapore
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Mon 29/08
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$1,055
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Singapore
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$1,055
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Singapore
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1 stop
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$1,055
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Philippine
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Wed 9/11
1 stop
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Tue 22/11
1 stop
$1,091
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Air New Zealand
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Thu 22/09
1 stop
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Wed 12/10
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$1,370
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Air New Zealand
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Fri 21/10
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Tue 1/11
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$1,370
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Air New Zealand
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Fri 28/10
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Mon 14/11
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$1,370
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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 $572.

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 $1,048 $614
7-14 days $798 $679
14-21 days $848 $719
21-30 days $687 $614
30-60 days $681 $554
60-90 days $687 $525
90+ days $681 $583

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
$538 $601 $608 $538 $583 $525 $606

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
August Melbourne Shanghai China Airlines 31/08/16 18/09/16 1 $852
September Melbourne Shanghai Sichuan 1/09/16 4/09/16 1 $614
October Melbourne Shanghai Sichuan 31/10/16 13/11/16 1 $538
November Melbourne Shanghai Sichuan 5/11/16 16/11/16 1 $525
December Melbourne Shanghai Sichuan 3/12/16 14/12/16 1 $834
January Melbourne Shanghai Air China 21/01/17 5/02/17 1 $697
February Melbourne Shanghai Xiamen 17/02/17 26/02/17 1 $627
March Melbourne Shanghai Xiamen 1/03/17 11/03/17 1 $583

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
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$1,151
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$1,151 $1,026
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$1,026 $1,072
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
$1,072 $1,051
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$1,051 $976
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$976

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 $882.

The average price for non-stop flights from Melbourne to Shanghai is $858.

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

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Melbourne to Beijing Sichuan, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, AirAsia X, Garuda, Capital Airlines, JAL, Jetstar, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Austrian, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, United, Virgin Australia, Vietnam $524
Melbourne to Tokyo Sichuan, AirAsia, British Airways, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, AirAsia X, Garuda, JAL, Jetstar, Lufthansa, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Bangkok, Philippine, Qantas, Aircalin, Singapore, Thai, Scoot, United, Virgin Australia, Vietnam $679
Melbourne to London Jet Airways, Aegean, American, Air Berlin, Air France, Air India, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Royal Brunei, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, Garuda, JAL, Air Serbia, KLM, Kenya, Lufthansa, Swiss, Xiamen, Malaysia, Air Mauritius, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Austrian, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, South African, SAS, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, United, Srilankan, Virgin Australia, Vietnam, Virgin Atlantic $957
Melbourne to Hangzhou Sichuan, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, AirAsia X, Capital Airlines, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qatar, Scoot, Vietnam $446
Melbourne to Seoul Sichuan, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, AirAsia X, Garuda, JAL, Jetstar, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, Scoot, United, Virgin Australia, Vietnam $726
Melbourne to Hong Kong Sichuan, AirAsia, British Airways, Royal Brunei, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Emirates, Fiji Airways, Garuda, JAL, Jetstar, Lufthansa, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Austrian, Bangkok, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, Scoot, Virgin Australia, Vietnam $491
Melbourne to Taipei Sichuan, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, AirAsia X, Garuda, JAL, Jetstar, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, Thai, Scoot, Vietnam $771
Melbourne to Nanjing Sichuan, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, JAL, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Scoot $584
Melbourne to Bangkok Sichuan, Royal Brunei, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Emirates, Etihad, Garuda, JAL, Jetstar, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Bangkok, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, Scoot, Srilankan, Virgin Australia, Vietnam $467
Melbourne to Guangzhou Sichuan, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Garuda, Hainan, Capital Airlines, JAL, Jetstar, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, Scoot, Srilankan, Virgin Australia, Vietnam $520
Melbourne to Wuxi Sichuan, Air China, China Airlines, China Southern, China Eastern $706
Melbourne to Ningbo Sichuan, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Xiamen, China Eastern $671
Melbourne to Manila Royal Brunei, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Etihad, Garuda, JAL, Jetstar, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, Scoot, Vietnam $679
Melbourne to Qingdao Sichuan, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Scoot $505
Melbourne to Osaka Sichuan, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, AirAsia X, Garuda, JAL, Jetstar, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air New Zealand, Philippine, Qantas, Aircalin, Singapore, Thai, Scoot, Virgin Australia, Vietnam $704
Melbourne to Changzhou Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, China Eastern Check Dates
Melbourne to New York American, Air Berlin, Air India, Finnair, British Airways, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Fiji Airways, JAL, Air Serbia, Latam Airlines Group, Lufthansa, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, South African, Singapore, Thai, Air Tahiti Nui, United, Virgin Australia, Vietnam $1,173
Melbourne to Fuzhou Sichuan, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Garuda, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Singapore $585
Melbourne to Singapore Sichuan, Royal Brunei, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Emirates, Etihad, Fiji Airways, Garuda, JAL, Jetstar, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, Scoot, Srilankan, Virgin Australia, Vietnam $388
Melbourne to Wuhan Sichuan, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, JAL, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Singapore, Virgin Australia, Vietnam $554
Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur Royal Brunei, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, AirAsia X, Emirates, Etihad, Garuda, JAL, Jetstar, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Bangkok, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, Scoot, Virgin Australia, Vietnam $357
Melbourne to Jakarta Royal Brunei, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Etihad, Garuda, JAL, Jetstar, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Bangkok, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, Scoot, Srilankan, Virgin Australia, Vietnam, SkyStar $637
Melbourne to Chengdu Sichuan, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, AirAsia X, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Singapore, Thai, Virgin Australia, Vietnam $547
Melbourne to Delhi Jet Airways, Air India, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, AirAsia X, Emirates, Etihad, Garuda, JAL, Jetstar, Lufthansa, Malaysia, Air Mauritius, China Eastern, Austrian, Pakistan, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, Srilankan, Virgin Australia, Vietnam $762
Melbourne to Wenzhou Sichuan, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, China Eastern $630
Melbourne to Xiamen Sichuan, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Garuda, Capital Airlines, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, Thai, Virgin Australia $572
Melbourne to Paris Jet Airways, Aegean, American, Air Berlin, Air France, Air India, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, Garuda, NIKI, JAL, Air Serbia, KLM, Kenya, Lufthansa, Swiss, Malaysia, Air Mauritius, China Eastern, Austrian, Qantas, Qatar, SAS, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, Air Tahiti Nui, United, Srilankan, Virgin Australia, Vietnam $960
Melbourne to Dalian Sichuan, Air China, China Airlines, China Southern, Capital Airlines, JAL, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas $538
Melbourne to Hefei Sichuan, Air China, China Airlines, China Southern, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern $722
Melbourne to Fukuoka Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Garuda, JAL, China Eastern, All Nippon, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, Thai, Virgin Australia, Vietnam $957

Airlines Flying from Melbourne to Shanghai (MEL to SHA) Number of flights searched: 204Last modified: 27/08/2016 2:25 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 14 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 71% 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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