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Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Chengdu, CN, China - SHA to CTU Last modified: Jun 30, 2016 7:44 PM

Popular flights from Shanghai to Chengdu Last modified: Jun 30, 2016 7:44 PM

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Sichuan
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Fri 7/15
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Sun 7/17
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CNY2,535
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China Eastern
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Sat 9/3
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Mon 9/5
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CNY2,748
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China Eastern
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Fri 10/21
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Mon 10/24
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CNY2,748
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Shanghai
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Sat 9/3
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CNY2,748
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Shanghai
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Fri 10/21
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Mon 10/24
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CNY2,748
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Shenzhen
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Tue 8/23
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Thu 9/1
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CNY3,240
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Shenzhen
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CNY3,240
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Shenzhen
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Shenzhen
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Air China
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CNY3,473
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Air China
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CNY3,473
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Air China
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Air China
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Air China
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China Southern
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CNY3,619
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China Southern
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China Southern
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China Southern
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China Southern
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Shandong
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Shandong
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Xiamen
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Xiamen
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Xiamen
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Xiamen
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Xiamen
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Hainan
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Hainan
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Capital Airlines
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Capital Airlines
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How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Shanghai to Chengdu (SHA to CTU)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Shanghai to Chengdu, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be CNY2,668.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Shanghai to Chengdu (SHA to CTU)?

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

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days CNY2,561 CNY2,914
7-14 days CNY2,561 CNY2,881
14-21 days CNY2,535 CNY3,120
21-30 days CNY2,655 CNY2,914
30-60 days CNY2,741 CNY2,961
60-90 days CNY2,641 CNY2,748
90+ days CNY3,187 CNY2,748

Cheapest Day To Fly from Shanghai to Chengdu

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
CNY2,601 CNY2,561 CNY3,094 CNY2,561 CNY2,535 CNY2,561 CNY2,741

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Shanghai to Chengdu

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
July Shanghai Chengdu Sichuan 7/15/16 7/17/16 0 CNY2,535
August Shanghai Chengdu Sichuan 8/5/16 8/8/16 0 CNY2,921
September Shanghai Chengdu Sichuan 9/15/16 9/18/16 0 CNY2,641
October Shanghai Chengdu Shanghai 10/21/16 10/24/16 1 CNY2,748
November Shanghai Chengdu Sichuan 11/12/16 11/19/16 0 CNY3,187
December Shanghai Chengdu Sichuan 12/22/16 12/27/16 0 CNY3,732
January Shanghai Chengdu China Eastern 1/4/17 1/18/17 1 CNY3,566
February Shanghai Chengdu Shanghai 2/17/17 2/19/17 1 CNY3,839

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

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 Shanghai to Chengdu.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
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17 18 19 20 21 22 23
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24 25 26 27 28 29 30
CNY2,655
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
CNY2,655 CNY2,921
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CNY2,921

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Shanghai to Chengdu (SHA to CTU)

Your Shanghai to Chengdu 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 Shanghai to Chengdu is CNY4,165.

The average price for non-stop flights from Shanghai to Chengdu is CNY3,333.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Shanghai to Chengdu
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Sichuan 4 3 3 4 4 3 4 09:55 19:40
Spring 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 09:15 09:15
Air China 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 07:10 21:00
China Southern 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 13:30 13:30
Chengdu 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 21:40 21:40
Shanghai 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 15:05 16:00
Juneyao 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 08:40 08:40
China Eastern 11 10 10 10 10 10 10 08:00 21:05

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Shanghai to Chengdu (SHA to CTU)

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 Chengdu. 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 Chengdu is CNY2,142.

The average price for round trip flights from Shanghai to Chengdu is CNY4,091.

Shanghai to Chengdu Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Shanghai to Chengdu?
Answer: The average Shanghai to Chengdu flight time is 3 hours and 22 minutes.
Question: How many kilometers are there between Shanghai and Chengdu?
Answer: The distance from Shanghai to Chengdu is 1659 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from Shanghai to Chengdu?
Answer: There are 194 direct flights from Shanghai to Chengdu.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Shanghai to Chengdu?
Answer: China Eastern Airlines provides 36% of the non-stop flights between Shanghai and Chengdu.

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Shanghai and Chengdu, 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 Shanghai - SHA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Shanghai to Chongqing Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY2,282
Shanghai to Beijing Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY2,329
Shanghai to Guilin Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY2,681
Shanghai to Kunming Sichuan, Lucky Air, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY2,455
Shanghai to Lijiang Sichuan, Lucky Air, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY4,351
Shanghai to Mianyang Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shenzhen Check Dates

Cheap International Flights from Shanghai - SHA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Shanghai to Bangkok Sichuan, Spring, Air China, China Southern, Thai AirAsia, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Xiamen, China Eastern, Orient Thai, Bangkok, Shandong, Thai, Srilankan, Mesaba, Xinhua, Shenzhen CNY1,644
Shanghai to Tokyo Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Jetstar Japan, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, JAL, Vanilla, Xiamen, Peach, China Eastern, All Nippon, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY1,863
Shanghai to Seoul Sichuan, Air Busan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Eastar Jet, Shenzhen CNY1,823
Shanghai to Taipei Sichuan, Mandarin, UNI Air, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, China Southern, Shanghai, TransAsia, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY1,357
Shanghai to Manila Sichuan, Cebu Pacific, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Philippine, Shandong, AirAsia Zest, Shenzhen CNY1,544
Shanghai to Hong Kong Sichuan, Spring, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Hong Kong, Dragonair, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Hong Kong Express, Shenzhen CNY1,224
Shanghai to Macau Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Air Macau, Shandong, Xinhua, Shenzhen CNY1,198
Shanghai to Hanoi Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Vietjet, Vietnam, Xinhua, Shenzhen CNY1,923
Shanghai to Ho Chi Minh City Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Vietjet, Vietnam, Xinhua, Shenzhen CNY1,743
Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur Sichuan, AirAsia, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Malindo, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY1,750
Shanghai to Phuket Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Thai AirAsia, Shanghai, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Orient Thai, Bangkok, Shandong, Thai, Mesaba, Xinhua, Shenzhen CNY1,983
Shanghai to Chiang Mai Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Thai AirAsia, Shanghai, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Orient Thai, Bangkok, Shandong, Thai, Mesaba, Shenzhen CNY1,810
Shanghai to Singapore Jetstar Asia, Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Xiamen, SilkAir, China Eastern, Shandong, Singapore, Tigerair, Scoot, Shenzhen CNY2,202
Shanghai to Osaka Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Jetstar Japan, Juneyao, Hainan, JAL, Vanilla, Xiamen, Peach, China Eastern, All Nippon, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY1,703
Shanghai to Siem Reap Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Angkor Air, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Xinhua, Shenzhen CNY2,262

Cheap Domestic Flights to Chengdu - CTU

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Nanjing to Chengdu Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY2,788
Hangzhou to Chengdu Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY2,635
Ningbo to Chengdu Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen Check Dates
Wuxi to Chengdu Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shenzhen Check Dates
Changzhou to Chengdu Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shenzhen CNY3,034
Yiwu to Chengdu Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen Check Dates
Yancheng to Chengdu Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen Check Dates

Cheap International Flights to Chengdu - CTU

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Hangzhou to Hong Kong Sichuan, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Hong Kong, Dragonair, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY1,151
Nanjing to Hong Kong Sichuan, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Hong Kong, Dragonair, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Hong Kong Express, Xinhua, Shenzhen CNY1,151
Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Chengdu, CN, China, from CNY2,535 Round trip from SHA to CTU