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Flights from Shanghai to Beijing, China

Shanghai to Beijing Last modified: May 23, 2017 2:25 -04:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 22,084,214,146 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Beijing. China Eastern & Shenzhen frequently offer the best deals to Beijing flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

China Eastern
SHABJS
Sun 5/28
1 stop
BJSSHA
Tue 5/30
1 stop
CN¥1,923
Shenzhen
SHABJS
Wed 5/24
nonstop
BJSSHA
Thu 5/25
nonstop
CN¥2,364
Shanghai
SHABJS
Sat 8/26
1 stop
BJSSHA
Sun 8/27
1 stop
CN¥2,467
Air China
SHABJS
Tue 5/30
nonstop
BJSSHA
Tue 6/6
nonstop
CN¥2,474
China Southern
SHABJS
Thu 7/20
nonstop
BJSSHA
Tue 7/25
nonstop
CN¥2,522
Xiamen
SHABJS
Wed 6/21
nonstop
BJSSHA
Fri 6/23
nonstop
CN¥2,584

How Much is a Flight from Shanghai to Beijing? 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 Shanghai to Beijing, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be CN¥2,281.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Beijing?

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 think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Shanghai to Beijing 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 Beijing? 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 Shanghai to Beijing.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days CN¥2,364 CN¥1,923
7-14 days CN¥2,371 CN¥2,598
14-21 days CN¥2,378 CN¥2,488
21-30 days CN¥2,364 CN¥2,474
30-60 days CN¥2,364 CN¥2,192
60-90 days CN¥2,371 CN¥2,433
90+ days CN¥2,364 CN¥2,412

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

We've examined 22,100,619,043 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Shanghai to Beijing is Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
CN¥2,378CN¥2,364CN¥2,364CN¥2,371CN¥2,192CN¥2,371CN¥1,923

Compare Flight Prices from Shanghai to Beijing 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 Shanghai to Beijing flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
May Shanghai Beijing China Eastern 5/28/17 5/30/17 1 CN¥1,923
June Shanghai Beijing Shenzhen 6/21/17 6/23/17 0 CN¥2,364
July Shanghai Beijing China Eastern 7/14/17 7/18/17 1 CN¥2,192
August Shanghai Beijing Shenzhen 8/26/17 8/27/17 0 CN¥2,364
September Shanghai Beijing Shenzhen 9/12/17 9/26/17 0 CN¥2,364
October Shanghai Beijing Shenzhen 10/8/17 10/10/17 0 CN¥2,371
November Shanghai Beijing China Eastern 11/28/17 12/3/17 1 CN¥2,522
December Shanghai Beijing China Eastern 12/4/17 12/6/17 0 CN¥2,481

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Shanghai to Beijing 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 Shanghai to Beijing. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
CN¥2,371
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
CN¥2,371 CN¥2,591
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
CN¥2,591 CN¥2,474
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
CN¥2,474 CN¥2,371
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
CN¥2,371 CN¥2,378
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
CN¥2,378

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Shanghai to Beijing 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 Shanghai to Beijing is CN¥2,522.

The average price for direct flights from Shanghai to Beijing is CN¥2,447.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Shanghai to Beijing - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Air China 13 13 15 14 14 12 13 07:55 21:55
China Southern 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 11:45 22:30
Shanghai 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 13:30 21:20
Juneyao 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 22:00 22:00
Hainan 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 08:20 22:10
China United 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 07:55 19:20
Xiamen 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 11:55 11:55
China Eastern 24 23 24 23 24 22 22 07:00 21:15

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Shanghai to Beijing 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 Shanghai to Beijing. 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 Beijing is CN¥517.

The average price for round trip flights from Shanghai to Beijing is CN¥2,385.

Shanghai to Beijing Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Shanghai to Beijing?
Answer: The average Shanghai to Beijing flight time is 2 hours and 18 minutes.
Question: How far is Beijing from Shanghai?
Answer: The distance from Shanghai to Beijing is 1,054 kilometers (655 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Shanghai to Beijing?
Answer: There are 360 direct flights from Shanghai to Beijing.
Question: What are the most popular Shanghai airlines for direct flights from Shanghai to Beijing?
Answer: China Eastern Airlines provides 45% of the non-stop flights between Shanghai and Beijing.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Shanghai to Beijing?
Answer: Hong Kong, HK

Airlines in Shanghai flying to Beijing Last modified: May 23, 2017 2:25 -04:00Number of routes searched: 214Number of itineraries searched: 120,511

Wondering which airlines fly out of Shanghai to Beijing? We've gathered the average price of Shanghai airlines with flights to Beijing. 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 Beijing
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Air China -
China Southern -
Shanghai -
Juneyao -
Hainan -
China United -
Xiamen -
China Eastern -
Shenzhen -
Sichuan CKG
Sichuan CTU
Air Canada YVR
Air Canada YYZ
EVA Air TPE
Air China CGQ
Air China CKG
Air China CTU
Air China DLC
China Airlines TPE
Cathay HKG
China Southern CAN
China Southern CGQ
China Southern CSX
China Southern CTU
AirAsia X KUL
Hainan CAN
Hainan CSX
Hainan HET
Hainan SZX
Hong Kong HKG
Capital Airlines LJG
JAL HND
JAL KIX
JAL NRT
Dragonair HKG
Korean ICN
Korean PUS
Korean GMP
Xiamen JJN
Xiamen FOC
Xiamen SZX
Xiamen XMN
China Eastern CAN
China Eastern CJU
China Eastern CKG
China Eastern CSX
All Nippon HND
All Nippon KIX
All Nippon NGO
All Nippon NRT
Air Macau MFM
Asiana ICN
Asiana PUS
Asiana GMP
S7 VVO
Shandong TAO
Shandong XMN
Shandong TNA
Shandong YNT
Shenzhen CGQ
Shenzhen CTU
Shenzhen DLC
Shenzhen JJN

Shanghai to Beijing Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Shanghai and Beijing. 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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Cheap Domestic Flights from Shanghai - SHA Last modified: May 23, 2017 2:25 -04:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Beijing