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Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Istanbul, TR, Turkey - SHA to IST Last modified: Jul 29, 2016 2:47 AM

Popular flights from Shanghai to Istanbul Last modified: Jul 29, 2016 2:47 AM

We’ve got the inside scoop on finding the best time to fly for the best price. Not sure when to travel for your next vacation? Find details below on when-to-fly and when-to-buy.

China Eastern
SHAIST
Thu 10/6
1 stop
ISTSHA
Thu 10/13
1 stop
CNY4,931
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China Eastern
SHAIST
Fri 10/21
1 stop
ISTSHA
Fri 11/4
1 stop
CNY4,931
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China Eastern
SHAIST
Fri 10/21
1 stop
ISTSHA
Tue 11/1
1 stop
CNY4,931
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China Eastern
SHAIST
Tue 10/25
1 stop
ISTSHA
Tue 11/8
1 stop
CNY4,931
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Turkish
SHAIST
Wed 8/3
nonstop
ISTSHA
Wed 8/17
nonstop
CNY5,151
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Turkish
SHAIST
Wed 8/3
nonstop
ISTSHA
Mon 8/8
nonstop
CNY5,151
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Turkish
SHAIST
Wed 8/10
nonstop
ISTSHA
Mon 8/15
nonstop
CNY5,151
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Turkish
SHAIST
Thu 8/11
nonstop
ISTSHA
Mon 8/15
nonstop
CNY5,151
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Turkish
SHAIST
Fri 8/12
nonstop
ISTSHA
Mon 8/15
nonstop
CNY5,151
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Air China
SHAIST
Mon 10/31
1 stop
ISTSHA
Mon 11/14
1 stop
CNY5,337
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Air China
SHAIST
Fri 11/4
1 stop
ISTSHA
Fri 11/18
1 stop
CNY5,337
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Air China
SHAIST
Sun 11/6
1 stop
ISTSHA
Sun 11/20
1 stop
CNY5,337
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China Southern
SHAIST
Fri 9/30
2 stops
ISTSHA
Sun 10/9
2 stops
CNY8,542
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How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Shanghai to Istanbul (SHA to IST)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Shanghai to Istanbul, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be CNY4,984.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Shanghai to Istanbul (SHA to IST)?

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

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days CNY5,151 CNY6,823
7-14 days CNY5,151 CNY6,823
14-21 days CNY5,151 CNY6,823
21-30 days CNY5,151 CNY6,737
30-60 days CNY5,151 CNY6,730
60-90 days CNY6,037 CNY4,931
90+ days CNY7,443 CNY4,771

Cheapest Day To Fly from Shanghai to Istanbul

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
CNY5,004 CNY4,931 CNY5,117 CNY4,931 CNY4,931 CNY4,984 CNY4,984

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Shanghai to Istanbul

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
July Shanghai Istanbul Turkish 7/31/16 8/4/16 0 CNY6,956
August Shanghai Istanbul Turkish 8/3/16 8/8/16 0 CNY5,151
September Shanghai Istanbul Turkish 9/1/16 9/5/16 0 CNY5,151
October Shanghai Istanbul China Eastern 10/6/16 10/13/16 1 CNY4,931
November Shanghai Istanbul China Eastern 11/10/16 11/24/16 1 CNY5,137
December Shanghai Istanbul China Eastern 12/24/16 12/31/16 1 CNY5,144
January Shanghai Istanbul China Eastern 1/25/17 2/3/17 1 CNY4,771
February Shanghai Istanbul China Eastern 2/27/17 3/10/17 1 CNY5,171

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

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 Istanbul.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
CNY8,209
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
CNY8,209 CNY5,151
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
CNY5,151 CNY5,151
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
CNY5,151 CNY5,151
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
CNY5,151 CNY5,151
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
CNY5,151

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Shanghai to Istanbul (SHA to IST)

Your Shanghai to Istanbul 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 Istanbul is CNY6,430.

The average price for non-stop flights from Shanghai to Istanbul is CNY5,591.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Shanghai to Istanbul
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Turkish 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 22:35 22:35

Shanghai to Istanbul Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Shanghai to Istanbul?
Answer: The average Shanghai to Istanbul flight time is 11 hours and 35 minutes.
Question: How many kilometers are there between Shanghai and Istanbul?
Answer: The distance from Shanghai to Istanbul is 8027 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from Shanghai to Istanbul?
Answer: There are 7 direct flights from Shanghai to Istanbul.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Shanghai to Istanbul?
Answer: Turkish Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Shanghai and Istanbul.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Shanghai to Istanbul?
Answer: Doha, QA

Airlines Flying from Shanghai to Istanbul (SHA to IST) Number of flights searched: 273Last modified: Jul 29, 2016 2:47 AM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Shanghai to Istanbul with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from Shanghai to Istanbul.

Shanghai to Istanbul
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Air Canada YYZ X X X X X X X
Air Canada YVR / YYZ X X X X X X X
Air France CDG X X X X X X X
British Airways LHR X X X X X X X
EVA Air TPE X X X X X X X
Emirates DXB X X X X X X X
Etihad AUH X X X X X X X
Korean ICN X X X X X X X
KLM AMS X X X X X X X
Lufthansa FRA X X X X X X X
Lufthansa MUC / FRA X X X X X X X
Swiss ZRH X X X X X X X
Asiana ICN X X X X X X X
Qatar DOH X X X X X X X
Singapore SIN X X X X X X X
Aeroflot SVO X X X X X X X
Turkish - X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

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

Cheap International Flights from Shanghai - SHA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Shanghai to London Sichuan, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, airBaltic, Air China, China Southern, Condor, Aer Lingus, Eurowings, Tianjin, Hainan, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Xiamen, China Eastern, Czech, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic CNY4,305
Shanghai to Athens Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, airBaltic, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Iberia, KLM, Air Malta, Lufthansa, LOT, Xiamen, China Eastern, Austrian, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic CNY3,918
Shanghai to Bangkok Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Thai AirAsia, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Orient Thai, Bangkok, Shandong, Thai, Srilankan, Centurion Cargo, Mesaba, Xinhua, Shenzhen CNY1,460
Shanghai to Tokyo Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Jetstar Japan, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, JAL, Vanilla, Xiamen, Peach, China Eastern, All Nippon, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY1,266
Shanghai to Paris Sichuan, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Iberia, KLM, Air Malta, Lufthansa, LOT, Xiamen, China Eastern, Czech, Austrian, Shandong, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, Aigle Azur CNY3,852
Shanghai to Bucharest Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Xiamen, China Eastern, Czech, Austrian, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Virgin Atlantic CNY4,998
Shanghai to Moscow Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Tianjin, Hainan, China Eastern, S7, Aeroflot CNY2,612
Shanghai to Rome Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, China Southern, Eurowings, Hainan, Iberia, KLM, Air Malta, Lufthansa, Xiamen, China Eastern, Austrian, Shandong, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic CNY3,778
Shanghai to Seoul Sichuan, Air Busan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Tianjin, Hainan, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY1,873
Shanghai to Amsterdam Sichuan, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, airBaltic, Air China, China Southern, Aer Lingus, Hainan, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Xiamen, China Eastern, Czech, Austrian, SAS, Tap Portugal, Virgin Atlantic CNY3,885
Shanghai to Milan Sichuan, Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, airBaltic, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Xiamen, China Eastern, Czech, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic CNY4,071
Shanghai to Dubai Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Emirates, Etihad, flydubai, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern CNY3,052
Shanghai to Munich Sichuan, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Iberia, Adria, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Xiamen, China Eastern, Czech, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Virgin Atlantic CNY4,325
Shanghai to Ankara Air China, China Southern, China Eastern, Turkish CNY5,964
Shanghai to Manila Sichuan, Cebu Pacific, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Philippine, Shandong, AirAsia Zest, Shenzhen CNY1,380
Shanghai to Sofia Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, China Southern, Bulgaria Air, Hainan, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, China Eastern, Czech, Austrian, TAROM, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic CNY4,944
Shanghai to Tel Aviv - Yafo Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, El Al, China Eastern, Shenzhen CNY4,025
Shanghai to Kiev Air China, China Southern, Hainan, China Eastern, UIA CNY5,084
Shanghai to Zurich Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Swiss, Xiamen, China Eastern CNY4,844
Shanghai to Vienna Sichuan, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Xiamen, China Eastern, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Virgin Atlantic CNY4,624
Shanghai to Budapest Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, China Southern, Aer Lingus, Hainan, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Xiamen, China Eastern, Czech, Austrian, TAROM, Shandong, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Virgin Atlantic CNY4,451
Shanghai to Varna Air Berlin, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, China Southern, Bulgaria Air, Hainan, KLM, Lufthansa, China Eastern, Czech, Austrian, SAS, FlexFlight CNY10,554
Shanghai to Taipei Sichuan, Mandarin, UNI Air, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, China Southern, Shanghai, TransAsia, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY1,360
Shanghai to New York Sichuan, American, Alaska, JetBlue, Air China, China Southern, Hawaiian, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, United CNY2,692
Shanghai to Barcelona Sichuan, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, airBaltic, Air China, China Southern, Aer Lingus, Hainan, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Xiamen, China Eastern, Czech, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Virgin Atlantic CNY4,065

Cheap International Flights to Istanbul - IST

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Hangzhou to Istanbul Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Atlasjet, Xiamen, China Eastern, Turkish CNY6,470
Nanjing to Istanbul Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Turkish CNY5,257
Yiwu to Istanbul Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, China Eastern, Turkish Check Dates
Ningbo to Istanbul Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Turkish CNY7,216
Wuxi to Istanbul Air China, China Southern, China Eastern, Turkish Check Dates
Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Istanbul, TR, Turkey, from CNY4,931 Round trip from SHA to IST