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Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Kota Kinabalu, MY, Malaysia - SHA to BKI Last modified: Jul 1, 2016 7:41 PM

Popular flights from Shanghai to Kota Kinabalu Last modified: Jul 1, 2016 7:41 PM

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China Southern
SHABKI
Mon 8/29
1 stop
BKISHA
Sun 9/4
1 stop
CNY2,147
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China Southern
SHABKI
Mon 8/29
1 stop
BKISHA
Mon 9/5
1 stop
CNY2,147
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China Southern
SHABKI
Tue 8/30
1 stop
BKISHA
Sun 9/4
1 stop
CNY2,147
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China Southern
SHABKI
Wed 8/31
1 stop
BKISHA
Mon 9/5
1 stop
CNY2,147
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China Southern
SHABKI
Wed 8/31
1 stop
BKISHA
Sun 9/4
1 stop
CNY2,147
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Malaysia
SHABKI
Wed 8/24
nonstop
BKISHA
Tue 8/30
nonstop
CNY2,392
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China Eastern
SHABKI
Fri 9/9
nonstop
BKISHA
Tue 9/13
nonstop
CNY2,791
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China Eastern
SHABKI
Mon 9/12
nonstop
BKISHA
Thu 9/15
nonstop
CNY2,791
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China Eastern
SHABKI
Mon 10/10
nonstop
BKISHA
Thu 10/20
nonstop
CNY2,791
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Shanghai
SHABKI
Fri 9/9
nonstop
BKISHA
Tue 9/13
nonstop
CNY2,791
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Shanghai
SHABKI
Mon 9/12
nonstop
BKISHA
Thu 9/15
nonstop
CNY2,791
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Shanghai
SHABKI
Mon 10/10
nonstop
BKISHA
Thu 10/20
nonstop
CNY2,791
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Air China
SHABKI
Sun 8/21
2 stops
BKISHA
Sat 8/27
2 stops
CNY5,741
Select
Xiamen
SHABKI
Sun 10/2
2 stops
BKISHA
Thu 10/6
2 stops
CNY6,425
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How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Shanghai to Kota Kinabalu (SHA to BKI)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Shanghai to Kota Kinabalu, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be CNY2,153.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Shanghai to Kota Kinabalu (SHA to BKI)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Shanghai to Kota Kinabalu 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 Kota Kinabalu

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days CNY0 CNY5,409
7-14 days CNY3,841 CNY3,768
14-21 days CNY6,671 CNY4,007
21-30 days CNY3,841 CNY3,788
30-60 days CNY2,392 CNY2,147
60-90 days CNY2,406 CNY2,147
90+ days CNY2,406 CNY2,147

Cheapest Day To Fly from Shanghai to Kota Kinabalu

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
CNY2,147 CNY2,147 CNY2,147 CNY2,147 CNY2,160 CNY2,160 CNY2,147

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Shanghai to Kota Kinabalu

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
July Shanghai Kota Kinabalu Malaysia 7/9/16 7/14/16 1 CNY3,768
August Shanghai Kota Kinabalu China Southern 8/29/16 9/4/16 1 CNY2,147
September Shanghai Kota Kinabalu China Southern 9/7/16 9/11/16 1 CNY2,147
October Shanghai Kota Kinabalu China Southern 10/7/16 10/13/16 1 CNY2,153
November Shanghai Kota Kinabalu China Southern 11/2/16 11/5/16 1 CNY2,147
December Shanghai Kota Kinabalu China Southern 12/5/16 12/10/16 1 CNY2,160
January Shanghai Kota Kinabalu China Southern 1/2/17 1/7/17 1 CNY2,359
February Shanghai Kota Kinabalu China Southern 2/11/17 2/16/17 1 CNY2,359

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Shanghai to Kota Kinabalu (SHA to BKI)

Your Shanghai to Kota Kinabalu 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 Kota Kinabalu is CNY3,735.

The average price for non-stop flights from Shanghai to Kota Kinabalu is CNY2,658.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Shanghai to Kota Kinabalu
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Spring 0 1 0 1 0 1 1 18:20 18:20
Shanghai 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 19:50 19:50
Malaysia 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 01:45 01:45

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Shanghai to Kota Kinabalu (SHA to BKI)

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 Kota Kinabalu. 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 Kota Kinabalu is CNY2,877.

The average price for round trip flights from Shanghai to Kota Kinabalu is CNY3,170.

Shanghai to Kota Kinabalu Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Shanghai to Kota Kinabalu?
Answer: The average Shanghai to Kota Kinabalu flight time is 4 hours and 36 minutes.
Question: How many kilometers are there between Shanghai and Kota Kinabalu?
Answer: The distance from Shanghai to Kota Kinabalu is 2863 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from Shanghai to Kota Kinabalu?
Answer: There are 9 direct flights from Shanghai to Kota Kinabalu.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Shanghai to Kota Kinabalu?
Answer: Spring Airlines provides 44% of the non-stop flights between Shanghai and Kota Kinabalu.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Shanghai to Kota Kinabalu?
Answer: Guangzhou, CN

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Shanghai and Kota Kinabalu, 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 Beijing Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY2,319

Cheap International Flights from Shanghai - SHA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Shanghai to Manila Sichuan, Cebu Pacific, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Philippine, Shandong, AirAsia Zest, Shenzhen CNY1,542
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 CNY1,635
Shanghai to Tokyo Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Jetstar Japan, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, JAL, Vanilla, Xiamen, Peach, China Eastern, All Nippon, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY1,270
Shanghai to Ho Chi Minh City Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Vietjet, Vietnam, Xinhua, Shenzhen CNY1,728
Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur Sichuan, AirAsia, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Malindo, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY1,934
Shanghai to Denpasar Bali Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Garuda, Juneyao, Xiamen, China Eastern, AirAsia Indonesia, Shandong CNY2,784
Shanghai to Singapore Jetstar Asia, Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Xiamen, SilkAir, China Eastern, Shandong, Singapore, Tigerair, Scoot, Shenzhen CNY2,193
Shanghai to Taipei Sichuan, Mandarin, UNI Air, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, China Southern, Shanghai, TransAsia, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY1,356
Shanghai to Bandar Seri Begawan Royal Brunei, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shenzhen CNY3,336
Shanghai to Seoul Sichuan, Air Busan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Eastar Jet, Shenzhen CNY1,821
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 CNY1,210
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 CNY1,967
Shanghai to Jakarta Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Garuda, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong CNY2,758
Shanghai to Macau Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Air Macau, Shandong, Xinhua, Shenzhen CNY1,196
Shanghai to Phnom Penh Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Angkor Air, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Xinhua CNY2,153
Shanghai to Siem Reap Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Angkor Air, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Xinhua, Shenzhen CNY2,253
Shanghai to Labuan Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern Check Dates
Shanghai to Kalibo Cebu Pacific, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Xiamen, China Eastern, Philippine, AirAsia Zest CNY2,851
Shanghai to Hanoi Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Vietjet, Vietnam, Xinhua, Shenzhen CNY1,914
Shanghai to Puerto Princesa Cebu Pacific, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Xiamen, China Eastern, Philippine, AirAsia Zest CNY2,864
Shanghai to Cebu Cebu Pacific, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Xiamen, China Eastern, Philippine, Shandong, AirAsia Zest CNY2,472
Shanghai to Koh Samui Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Orient Thai, Bangkok, Shandong, Thai, Mesaba, Shenzhen CNY3,389
Shanghai to Tawau Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern CNY3,223
Shanghai to Osaka Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Jetstar Japan, Juneyao, Hainan, JAL, Vanilla, Xiamen, Peach, China Eastern, All Nippon, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY1,701
Shanghai to Sydney Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Shandong, Virgin Australia CNY2,253

Cheap International Flights to Kota Kinabalu - BKI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Hangzhou to Kota Kinabalu Sichuan, AirAsia, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Shandong CNY2,366
Nanjing to Kota Kinabalu Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Shandong CNY2,153
Ningbo to Kota Kinabalu Sichuan, AirAsia, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Malindo, Shandong CNY2,220
Hangzhou to Hong Kong Sichuan, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Hong Kong, Dragonair, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY1,143
Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Kota Kinabalu, MY, Malaysia, from CNY2,147 Round trip from SHA to BKI