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Flights from Shanghai to Beijing, China Last modified: Jan 19, 2017 2:57 -05:00

Shanghai to Beijing Last modified: Jan 19, 2017 2:57 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 31,457,165,031 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Beijing. Shenzhen & China Eastern frequently offer the best deals to Beijing flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Shenzhen
SHABJS
Sun 2/19
nonstop
BJSSHA
Thu 2/23
nonstop
CN¥2,312
China Eastern
SHABJS
Wed 3/22
nonstop
BJSSHA
Thu 3/23
nonstop
CN¥2,374
Shanghai
SHABJS
Wed 3/22
nonstop
BJSSHA
Sat 3/25
nonstop
CN¥2,415
Air China
SHABJS
Fri 2/17
nonstop
BJSSHA
Fri 2/24
nonstop
CN¥2,422
China Southern
SHABJS
Wed 3/22
nonstop
BJSSHA
Thu 3/23
nonstop
CN¥2,429
Xiamen
SHABJS
Fri 3/31
nonstop
BJSSHA
Tue 4/4
nonstop
CN¥2,525

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¥2,333.

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¥2,360 CN¥2,449
7-14 days CN¥2,367 CN¥2,449
14-21 days CN¥2,367 CN¥3,739
21-30 days CN¥2,326 CN¥2,449
30-60 days CN¥2,312 CN¥2,449
60-90 days CN¥2,312 CN¥2,470
90+ days CN¥2,429 CN¥2,470

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

We've examined 31,467,228,167 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¥2,367 CN¥2,353 CN¥2,312 CN¥2,326 CN¥2,312 CN¥2,312 CN¥2,312

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
January Shanghai Beijing Shenzhen 1/22/17 1/24/17 0 CN¥2,360
February Shanghai Beijing Shenzhen 2/19/17 2/23/17 0 CN¥2,312
March Shanghai Beijing Shenzhen 3/15/17 3/20/17 0 CN¥2,312
April Shanghai Beijing China Southern 4/20/17 5/1/17 0 CN¥2,429
May Shanghai Beijing China Eastern 5/1/17 5/4/17 0 CN¥2,470
June Shanghai Beijing Air China 6/1/17 6/4/17 0 CN¥2,497
July Shanghai Beijing China Eastern 7/17/17 7/23/17 0 CN¥2,470
August Shanghai Beijing China Eastern 8/7/17 8/11/17 0 CN¥2,470

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
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
CN¥2,408
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
CN¥2,408
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
CN¥2,326
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
CN¥2,326 CN¥2,312
26 27 28 1 2 3 4
CN¥2,312

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¥2,628.

The average price for direct flights from Shanghai to Beijing is CN¥2,463.

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 15 15 16 15 15 12 14 07:50 21:55
China Southern 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 10:15 21:30
Shanghai 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 13:35 21:20
Juneyao 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 21:55 21:55
Hainan 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 08:20 21:10
China United 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 06:40 19:20
Xiamen 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 11:50 11:50
China Eastern 23 23 23 23 23 22 21 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¥1,290.

The average price for round trip flights from Shanghai to Beijing is CN¥2,429.

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 22 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 362 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 43% of the non-stop flights between Shanghai and Beijing.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Shanghai to Beijing?
Answer: Taipei, TW

Airlines in Shanghai flying to Beijing Last modified: Jan 19, 2017 2:57 -05:00Number of routes searched: 217Number of itineraries searched: 432,252

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 -
Xiamen -
China Eastern -
Shenzhen -
Sichuan CKG
Sichuan CTU
EVA Air TPE
Air China CGQ
Air China CKG
Air China CTU
Air China DLC
China Airlines KHH
China Airlines TPE
Cathay HKG
China Southern CAN
China Southern CGQ
China Southern CSX
China Southern CTU
Hainan CAN
Hainan CSX
Hainan HAK
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 CTU
China Eastern DLC
All Nippon HND
All Nippon KIX
All Nippon NGO
All Nippon NRT
Air Macau MFM
Asiana ICN
Asiana PUS
Asiana GMP
S7 VVO
Shandong CKG
Shandong TAO
Shandong TNA
Shandong XMN
Shandong YNT
Shenzhen CGQ
Shenzhen CKG
Shenzhen CTU
Shenzhen DLC

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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