Flights
Hotels
From
To
1 traveler
Unsupported Browser!
Find Flights
Finding cheap flights is simple. More than 36 million people last year saved hundreds by using our flights tool.

Flights
Hotels
Round-trip
One-way
1 traveler
Unsupported Browser!
Find Flights
Finding cheap flights is simple. More than 36 million people last year saved hundreds by using our flights tool.
Did you mean flights from Shanghai to Nanjing?

Flights from Nanjing to Shanghai, China Last modified: Dec 5, 2016 2:21 -05:00

Nanjing to Shanghai Last modified: Dec 5, 2016 2:21 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 22,736,586,123 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Nanjing to Shanghai. China Eastern & China Southern frequently offer the best deals on Nanjing to Shanghai flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

China Eastern
NKGSHA
Sat 3/11
nonstop
SHANKG
Mon 3/13
nonstop
CN¥2,142
China Southern
NKGSHA
Sat 3/11
1 stop
SHANKG
Mon 3/13
1 stop
CN¥2,603

How Much is a Flight from Nanjing to Shanghai? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Nanjing to Shanghai, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be CN¥2,218.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Nanjing 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 Nanjing 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 Nanjing to Shanghai? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days CN¥0 CN¥0
7-14 days CN¥2,245 CN¥2,624
14-21 days CN¥2,245 CN¥2,624
21-30 days CN¥2,218 CN¥2,486
30-60 days CN¥0 CN¥0
60-90 days CN¥0 CN¥0
90+ days CN¥2,142 CN¥2,211

Cheapest Day To Fly from Nanjing to Shanghai Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've examined 22,742,432,069 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Nanjing to Shanghai is Monday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
CN¥2,218 CN¥2,218

Compare Flight Prices from Nanjing to Shanghai by Month Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 Nanjing to Shanghai flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
December Nanjing Shanghai China Eastern 12/19/16 12/27/16 0 CN¥2,245
January Nanjing Shanghai China Eastern 1/2/17 1/9/17 0 CN¥2,218
March Nanjing Shanghai China Eastern 3/11/17 3/13/17 0 CN¥2,142
May Nanjing Shanghai China Eastern 5/7/17 5/27/17 0 CN¥2,142

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Nanjing to Shanghai Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
25 26 27 28 29 30 31
CN¥1,997
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
CN¥1,997

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Nanjing to Shanghai Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 Nanjing to Shanghai is CN¥2,555.

The average price for direct flights from Nanjing to Shanghai is CN¥2,231.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Nanjing to Shanghai - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
China Eastern 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 07:35 07:35

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Nanjing to Shanghai Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 Nanjing 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 Nanjing to Shanghai is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Nanjing to Shanghai is CN¥2,183.

Nanjing to Shanghai Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Nanjing to Shanghai?
Answer: The average Nanjing to Shanghai flight time is 50 minutes.
Question: How far is Shanghai from Nanjing?
Answer: The distance from Nanjing to Shanghai is 286 kilometers (178 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Nanjing to Shanghai?
Answer: There are 7 direct flights from Nanjing to Shanghai.
Question: What are the most popular Nanjing airlines for direct flights from Nanjing to Shanghai?
Answer: China Eastern Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Nanjing and Shanghai.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Nanjing to Shanghai?
Answer: Hong Kong, HK

Airlines in Nanjing flying to Shanghai Last modified: Dec 5, 2016 2:21 -05:00Number of routes searched: 75Number of itineraries searched: 3,234

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

Nanjing to Shanghai
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
China Eastern -
Sichuan CKG
Sichuan CTU
Air China DLC
Air China FOC
Air China JJN
Air China PEK
Air China SZX
Cathay HKG
China Southern CAN
China Southern CSX
China Southern DLC
China Southern HAK
China Southern SWA
Shanghai HKG
Hainan CSX
Hainan SZX
Hainan TYN
Hainan CAN
Hong Kong HKG
Capital Airlines LJG
Dragonair HKG
Xiamen DLC
Xiamen JJN
Xiamen FOC
Xiamen XMN
China Eastern CGO
China Eastern DLC
China Eastern HKG
China Eastern KHN
Shandong TAO
Shandong YNT
Shenzhen CAN
Shenzhen CGQ
Shenzhen CTU
Shenzhen DLC
Shenzhen JJN

Nanjing to Shanghai Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Nanjing 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 Nanjing - NKG Last modified: Dec 5, 2016 2:21 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

FlightsLowest Price
Nanjing to Hong KongCN¥841
Cheap Flights from Nanjing to Shanghai