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Flights from Shanghai to Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates Last modified: Sep 26, 2016 2:35 AM

Shanghai to Abu Dhabi Last modified: Sep 26, 2016 2:35 AM

We've scanned 20,789,023,501 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Shanghai to Abu Dhabi. Hong Kong & Etihad frequently offer the best deals on Shanghai to Abu Dhabi flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

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Etihad
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Thu 10/27
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China Eastern
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Vietnam
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KLM
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How Much is a Flight from Shanghai to Abu Dhabi?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Shanghai to Abu Dhabi, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be CN¥4,473.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Abu Dhabi?

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 Shanghai to Abu Dhabi 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 Shanghai to Abu Dhabi?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days CN¥11,538 CN¥5,026
7-14 days CN¥5,013 CN¥4,473
14-21 days CN¥5,013 CN¥4,473
21-30 days CN¥5,013 CN¥4,473
30-60 days CN¥5,000 CN¥4,473
60-90 days CN¥5,000 CN¥4,473
90+ days CN¥5,000 CN¥4,473

Cheapest Day To Fly from Shanghai to Abu Dhabi

We've examined 20,795,316,600 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Shanghai to Abu Dhabi is Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
CN¥4,473 CN¥4,473 CN¥4,473 CN¥4,473 CN¥4,473 CN¥4,473 CN¥4,473

Compare Flight Prices from Shanghai to Abu Dhabi by Month

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 Shanghai to Abu Dhabi flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Shanghai Abu Dhabi Hong Kong 9/27/16 9/30/16 1 CN¥5,026
October Shanghai Abu Dhabi Hong Kong 10/6/16 10/13/16 1 CN¥4,473
November Shanghai Abu Dhabi Hong Kong 11/1/16 11/4/16 1 CN¥4,473
December Shanghai Abu Dhabi Hong Kong 12/3/16 12/7/16 1 CN¥4,473
January Shanghai Abu Dhabi Hong Kong 1/1/17 1/8/17 1 CN¥4,473
February Shanghai Abu Dhabi Hong Kong 2/9/17 2/15/17 1 CN¥4,473
March Shanghai Abu Dhabi Hong Kong 3/9/17 3/13/17 1 CN¥4,473
April Shanghai Abu Dhabi Hong Kong 4/1/17 4/6/17 1 CN¥4,473

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Shanghai to Abu Dhabi

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Shanghai to Abu Dhabi. 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 1
CN¥7,279
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
CN¥7,279 CN¥4,473
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
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16 17 18 19 20 21 22
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23 24 25 26 27 28 29
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CN¥4,473

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Shanghai to Abu Dhabi

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 Shanghai to Abu Dhabi is CN¥9,725.

The average price for direct flights from Shanghai to Abu Dhabi is CN¥5,180.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Shanghai to Abu Dhabi - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Etihad 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 00:30 00:30

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Shanghai to Abu Dhabi

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 Shanghai to Abu Dhabi. 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 Shanghai to Abu Dhabi is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Shanghai to Abu Dhabi is CN¥8,359.

Shanghai to Abu Dhabi Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Shanghai to Abu Dhabi?
Answer: The average Shanghai to Abu Dhabi flight time is 9 hours and 45 minutes.
Question: How far is Abu Dhabi from Shanghai?
Answer: The distance from Shanghai to Abu Dhabi is 6,546 kilometers (4,068 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Shanghai to Abu Dhabi?
Answer: There are 7 direct flights from Shanghai to Abu Dhabi.
Question: What are the most popular Shanghai airlines for direct flights from Shanghai to Abu Dhabi?
Answer: Etihad Airways provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Shanghai and Abu Dhabi.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Shanghai to Abu Dhabi?
Answer: Hong Kong, HK

Airlines in Shanghai flying to Abu Dhabi Last modified: Sep 26, 2016 2:35 AMNumber of routes searched: 30Number of itineraries searched: 26,831

Wondering which airlines fly out of Shanghai to Abu Dhabi? We've gathered the average price of Shanghai airlines with flights to Abu Dhabi. 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.

Shanghai to Abu Dhabi
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Etihad -
Hong Kong HKG
Qatar DOH
Korean ICN
KLM AMS
Philippine MNL
All Nippon NRT
Alitalia FCO
Turkish IST
Air France CDG
Air India BOM
British Airways LHR
All Nippon NGO
Mihin Lanka CMB
American LAX
Hainan PEK

Shanghai to Abu Dhabi Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Shanghai and Abu Dhabi. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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