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Cheap Flights from Seoul to Shanghai, CN, China - SEL to SHA Last modified: Jul 24, 2016 1:47 AM

Popular flights from Seoul to Shanghai Last modified: Jul 24, 2016 1:47 AM

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China Eastern
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Mon 9/5
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Thu 9/8
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China Eastern
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Mon 9/12
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China Eastern
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Thu 9/22
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Thu 10/6
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KRW176,468
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China Eastern
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Fri 9/23
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Fri 10/7
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KRW176,468
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China Eastern
SELSHA
Mon 9/26
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Mon 10/10
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KRW176,468
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China Southern
SELSHA
Wed 9/28
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SHASEL
Wed 10/5
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KRW192,407
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China Southern
SELSHA
Wed 10/26
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Sun 10/30
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KRW192,407
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China Southern
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Fri 10/28
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Mon 10/31
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KRW192,407
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China Southern
SELSHA
Thu 11/3
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Sun 11/6
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KRW192,407
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Shanghai
SELSHA
Thu 9/1
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Fri 9/2
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KRW211,761
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Shanghai
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Thu 9/1
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Sat 9/3
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KRW211,761
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Shanghai
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Shanghai
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KRW211,761
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Shanghai
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Thu 9/1
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Thu 9/8
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KRW211,761
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Air China
SELSHA
Tue 8/23
1 stop
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Sun 8/28
1 stop
KRW218,592
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Air China
SELSHA
Tue 8/23
1 stop
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Thu 9/1
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KRW218,592
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Air China
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Tue 8/23
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Fri 9/2
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Air China
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Tue 8/23
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Sat 9/3
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KRW218,592
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Air China
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Tue 8/23
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Tue 9/6
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KRW218,592
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Asiana
SELSHA
Fri 9/16
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Mon 9/19
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KRW282,348
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Asiana
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Fri 9/16
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Fri 9/23
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KRW282,348
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Asiana
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Sun 9/18
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Wed 9/21
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KRW282,348
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Asiana
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Sun 9/18
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Sun 9/25
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KRW282,348
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Asiana
SELSHA
Sun 9/18
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Sun 10/2
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KRW282,348
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Korean
SELSHA
Thu 10/20
1 stop
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Tue 10/25
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KRW316,503
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Xiamen
SELSHA
Sat 9/3
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Sat 9/10
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KRW317,642
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Xiamen
SELSHA
Wed 9/7
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Sun 9/11
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KRW317,642
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Xiamen
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Thu 9/29
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Tue 10/4
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KRW317,642
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Shenzhen
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Tue 9/27
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Mon 10/3
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KRW413,276
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Shandong
SELSHA
Sun 7/24
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Mon 7/25
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KRW535,095
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Shandong
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Wed 7/27
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KRW535,095
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Shandong
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Sun 7/24
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Thu 7/28
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KRW535,095
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How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Seoul to Shanghai (SEL to SHA)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Seoul to Shanghai, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be KRW177,606.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Seoul to Shanghai (SEL to SHA)?

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

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days KRW318,780 KRW314,226
7-14 days KRW253,886 KRW258,440
14-21 days KRW233,393 KRW252,747
21-30 days KRW231,116 KRW218,592
30-60 days KRW176,468 KRW203,792
60-90 days KRW176,468 KRW203,792
90+ days KRW192,407 KRW214,038

Cheapest Day To Fly from Seoul to Shanghai

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
KRW176,468 KRW176,468 KRW176,468 KRW176,468 KRW176,468 KRW177,606 KRW176,468

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Seoul to Shanghai

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
July Seoul Shanghai China Eastern 7/26/16 7/31/16 1 KRW314,226
August Seoul Shanghai China Eastern 8/28/16 9/4/16 0 KRW209,484
September Seoul Shanghai China Eastern 9/5/16 9/8/16 0 KRW176,468
October Seoul Shanghai China Eastern 10/2/16 10/5/16 0 KRW176,468
November Seoul Shanghai China Southern 11/3/16 11/6/16 0 KRW192,407
December Seoul Shanghai China Southern 12/23/16 12/25/16 0 KRW192,407
January Seoul Shanghai China Southern 1/5/17 1/8/17 0 KRW193,545
February Seoul Shanghai China Southern 2/17/17 2/20/17 0 KRW203,792

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
KRW375,705
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
KRW375,705 KRW253,886
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
KRW253,886 KRW314,226
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
KRW314,226 KRW251,609
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
KRW251,609 KRW231,116
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
KRW231,116

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Seoul to Shanghai (SEL to SHA)

Your Seoul 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 Seoul to Shanghai is KRW363,182.

The average price for non-stop flights from Seoul to Shanghai is KRW235,670.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Seoul to Shanghai
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Spring 0 1 0 1 1 0 1 16:55 16:55
China Southern 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 12:00 21:05
Shanghai 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 18:25 19:50
Korean 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 08:35 19:05
China Eastern 4 4 5 4 5 4 5 08:55 16:20
Asiana 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 09:05 20:00

Seoul to Shanghai Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Seoul to Shanghai?
Answer: The average Seoul to Shanghai flight time is an hour and 59 minutes.
Question: How many kilometers are there between Seoul and Shanghai?
Answer: The distance from Seoul to Shanghai is 822 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from Seoul to Shanghai?
Answer: There are 126 direct flights from Seoul to Shanghai.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Seoul to Shanghai?
Answer: Asiana Airlines provides 27% of the non-stop flights between Seoul and Shanghai.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Seoul to Shanghai?
Answer: Macau, MO

Airports for Your Route

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

Cheap Domestic Flights from Seoul - SEL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Seoul to Jeju Korean, Asiana, Eastar Jet KRW176,468
Seoul to Busan Air Busan, Korean, Asiana, Eastar Jet KRW286,902

Cheap International Flights from Seoul - SEL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Seoul to Tokyo Air Busan, Jetstar Japan, JAL, Vanilla, Korean, Jin Air, Peach, All Nippon, Asiana, T'Way Air, United KRW225,423
Seoul to Taipei Mandarin, UNI Air, EVA Air, Air Busan, China Airlines, Cathay, TransAsia, Korean, Jin Air, Asiana, Thai, Scoot, Eastar Jet KRW215,177
Seoul to Hangzhou Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Tianjin, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Eastar Jet, Shenzhen KRW199,238
Seoul to Hong Kong Air India, Air Busan, Cathay, Ethiopian, Hong Kong, Dragonair, Korean, Jin Air, Asiana, Thai, Hong Kong Express, Eastar Jet KRW228,839
Seoul to Beijing Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen KRW192,407
Seoul to Osaka Air Busan, Jetstar Japan, JAL, Vanilla, Korean, Jin Air, Peach, All Nippon, Asiana, T'Way Air KRW209,484
Seoul to Ningbo Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Tianjin, Hainan, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen KRW214,038
Seoul to Nanjing Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen KRW199,238
Seoul to Wuxi Sichuan, Air Busan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Korean, Jin Air, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen KRW222,008
Seoul to Bangkok Air Busan, Thai AirAsia, Korean, Jin Air, Orient Thai, Asiana, Bangkok, Thai, Centurion Cargo, Mesaba, Eastar Jet KRW461,093
Seoul to Qingdao Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen KRW142,313
Seoul to Manila Cebu Pacific, Air Busan, Korean, Asiana, Philippine, AirAsia Zest, Eastar Jet KRW223,146
Seoul to Okinawa Air Busan, Jetstar Japan, JAL, Vanilla, Korean, Jin Air, Peach, All Nippon, JTA, Asiana, T'Way Air KRW326,750
Seoul to Fukuoka Air Busan, Jetstar Japan, JAL, Korean, Jin Air, Peach, All Nippon, Asiana, Eastar Jet KRW247,055
Seoul to Singapore Jetstar Asia, Jeju Air, Korean, SilkAir, Asiana, Singapore, Tigerair, Scoot, Eastar Jet KRW424,661
Seoul to Guangzhou Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen KRW240,224
Seoul to Yantai Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Tianjin, Juneyao, Korean, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen KRW158,252
Seoul to Changzhou Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen KRW305,118
Seoul to Hefei Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Eastar Jet, Shenzhen KRW291,456
Seoul to Dalian Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen KRW182,160
Seoul to Wenzhou Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen KRW255,024

Cheap International Flights to Shanghai - SHA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Daegu to Shanghai Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen KRW208,346
Ulsan to Shanghai Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen KRW293,733
Gwangju to Shanghai Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen KRW341,550
Cheongju to Shanghai Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shenzhen KRW390,506
Jinju to Shanghai Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen KRW297,149
Daegu to Hangzhou Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen KRW281,210
Cheongju to Hangzhou Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shenzhen KRW441,738
Cheap Flights from Seoul to Shanghai, CN, China, from KRW176,468 Round trip from SEL to SHA