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Cheap Flights from Melbourne to Shanghai, CN, China - MEL to SHA Last modified: 26/07/2016 1:28 AM

Popular flights from Melbourne to Shanghai Last modified: 26/07/2016 1:28 AM

We’ve got the inside scoop on finding the best time to fly for the best price. Not sure when to travel for your next vacation? Find details below on when-to-fly and when-to-buy.

Sichuan
MELSHA
Sat 15/10
1 stop
SHAMEL
Sun 23/10
1 stop
$584
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Sichuan
MELSHA
Sat 15/10
1 stop
SHAMEL
Wed 19/10
1 stop
$584
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Sichuan
MELSHA
Sat 29/10
1 stop
SHAMEL
Fri 18/11
1 stop
$584
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Sichuan
MELSHA
Mon 7/11
1 stop
SHAMEL
Wed 23/11
1 stop
$584
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Sichuan
MELSHA
Mon 7/11
1 stop
SHAMEL
Wed 16/11
1 stop
$584
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Xiamen
MELSHA
Fri 2/09
1 stop
SHAMEL
Sun 11/09
1 stop
$587
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Xiamen
MELSHA
Mon 31/10
1 stop
SHAMEL
Sat 19/11
1 stop
$587
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China Eastern
MELSHA
Mon 26/09
1 stop
SHAMEL
Sat 15/10
1 stop
$635
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China Eastern
MELSHA
Mon 26/09
1 stop
SHAMEL
Tue 11/10
1 stop
$635
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China Eastern
MELSHA
Thu 13/10
1 stop
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Sat 22/10
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$635
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China Eastern
MELSHA
Mon 17/10
1 stop
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Mon 31/10
1 stop
$635
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China Eastern
MELSHA
Mon 31/10
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SHAMEL
Sat 19/11
1 stop
$635
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China Southern
MELSHA
Sat 22/10
1 stop
SHAMEL
Sun 30/10
1 stop
$650
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Air China
MELSHA
Thu 4/08
nonstop
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Mon 22/08
nonstop
$656
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Air China
MELSHA
Mon 8/08
nonstop
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Mon 22/08
nonstop
$656
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Air China
MELSHA
Mon 8/08
nonstop
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Sun 21/08
nonstop
$656
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Air China
MELSHA
Thu 11/08
nonstop
SHAMEL
Sun 21/08
nonstop
$656
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Air China
MELSHA
Tue 6/09
nonstop
SHAMEL
Mon 12/09
nonstop
$656
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Jetstar
MELSHA
Thu 8/09
1 stop
SHAMEL
Sat 17/09
1 stop
$706
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Jetstar
MELSHA
Sun 11/09
1 stop
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Wed 14/09
1 stop
$706
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Jetstar
MELSHA
Sat 22/10
1 stop
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Sat 29/10
1 stop
$706
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Jetstar
MELSHA
Sat 22/10
1 stop
SHAMEL
Sun 30/10
1 stop
$706
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Qantas
MELSHA
Thu 4/08
1 stop
SHAMEL
Mon 22/08
1 stop
$818
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Qantas
MELSHA
Thu 4/08
1 stop
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1 stop
$818
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Qantas
MELSHA
Mon 8/08
1 stop
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Mon 22/08
1 stop
$818
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Qantas
MELSHA
Tue 30/08
1 stop
SHAMEL
Sun 4/09
1 stop
$818
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Qantas
MELSHA
Tue 30/08
1 stop
SHAMEL
Tue 6/09
1 stop
$818
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Virgin Australia
MELSHA
Wed 24/08
1 stop
SHAMEL
Mon 5/09
1 stop
$956
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Virgin Australia
MELSHA
Sun 28/08
1 stop
SHAMEL
Mon 5/09
1 stop
$956
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Virgin Australia
MELSHA
Mon 29/08
1 stop
SHAMEL
Mon 5/09
1 stop
$956
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Virgin Australia
MELSHA
Mon 5/09
1 stop
SHAMEL
Sun 11/09
1 stop
$956
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Virgin Australia
MELSHA
Wed 28/09
1 stop
SHAMEL
Thu 13/10
1 stop
$956
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Shenzhen
MELSHA
Thu 29/09
1 stop
SHAMEL
Fri 7/10
1 stop
$1,394
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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 $612.

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 $674 $678
7-14 days $656 $656
14-21 days $656 $658
21-30 days $687 $678
30-60 days $656 $587
60-90 days $656 $584
90+ days $656 $584

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
$587 $656 $642 $587 $587 $584 $637

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
July Melbourne Shanghai Xiamen 29/07/16 14/08/16 1 $678
August Melbourne Shanghai Air China 4/08/16 22/08/16 0 $656
September Melbourne Shanghai Xiamen 2/09/16 11/09/16 1 $587
October Melbourne Shanghai Sichuan 15/10/16 19/10/16 1 $584
November Melbourne Shanghai Sichuan 7/11/16 16/11/16 1 $584
December Melbourne Shanghai China Southern 6/12/16 16/12/16 1 $860
January Melbourne Shanghai Air China 26/01/17 15/02/17 0 $656
February Melbourne Shanghai China Southern 13/02/17 16/02/17 1 $731

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
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
$1,274
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
$1,274 $1,274
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
$1,274 $1,491
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
$1,491 $1,098
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
$1,098 $1,095
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$1,095

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 $1,010.

The average price for non-stop flights from Melbourne to Shanghai is $846.

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 1 1 1 1 1 1 11:00 11:00

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Melbourne to Beijing Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen $584
Melbourne to Tokyo JAL, Jetstar, All Nippon, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $724
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, Virgin Australia, Virgin Atlantic, FlexFlight $1,301
Melbourne to Hangzhou Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Shenzhen $650
Melbourne to Seoul Jetstar, Korean, Asiana, Qantas, Virgin Australia $953
Melbourne to Hong Kong Cathay, Hong Kong, Jetstar, Dragonair, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $699
Melbourne to Taipei EVA Air, China Airlines, Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $684
Melbourne to Nanjing Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen $584
Melbourne to Bangkok Jetstar, Bangkok, Qantas, Thai, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $552
Melbourne to Guangzhou Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen $584
Melbourne to Wuxi Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Shenzhen $806
Melbourne to Ningbo Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen $607
Melbourne to Manila Cebu Pacific, Jetstar, Philippine, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $650
Melbourne to Qingdao Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen $513
Melbourne to Osaka JAL, Jetstar, All Nippon, Qantas, Virgin Australia $937
Melbourne to Changzhou Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Shandong, Shenzhen $1,210
Melbourne to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, Jetstar, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,127
Melbourne to Fuzhou Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen $613
Melbourne to Singapore Jetstar Asia, Emirates, Jetstar, SilkAir, Qantas, Singapore, Tigerair, Scoot, Virgin Australia $472
Melbourne to Wuhan Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen $587
Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur AirAsia, Emirates, Jetstar, Malaysia, Malindo, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $493
Melbourne to Jakarta Garuda, Jetstar, Qantas, AirAsia Indonesia, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, SkyStar $567
Melbourne to Chengdu Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen $524
Melbourne to Delhi Jet Airways, Air India, Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $866
Melbourne to Wenzhou Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Shenzhen $710
Melbourne to Xiamen Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Capital Airlines, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen $604
Melbourne to Paris Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Eurowings, NIKI, Iberia, Jetstar, KLM, Air Malta, Lufthansa, LOT, Austrian, Qantas, SAS, Corsair, Tap Portugal, Virgin Australia, Virgin Atlantic, FlexFlight $1,178
Melbourne to Dalian Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen $596
Melbourne to Hefei Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen $611
Melbourne to Fukuoka JAL, Jetstar, All Nippon, Qantas, Virgin Australia $915

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 27 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 11 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 63% 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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