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Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur, MY, Malaysia - SHA to KUL Last modified: 2016-5-27 上午7:53

Popular flights from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur Last modified: 2016-5-27 上午7:53

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.

Air China
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
2016-6-29 2016-7-6 ¥3,062
2016-7-2 2016-7-11 ¥3,062
2016-8-17 2016-8-31 ¥3,062
China Eastern Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
2016-9-1 2016-9-7 ¥2,236
China Southern Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
2016-6-26 2016-7-2 ¥1,751
2016-8-25 2016-8-31 ¥1,751
2016-8-26 2016-9-1 ¥1,751
2016-8-27 2016-9-2 ¥1,751
2016-8-28 2016-9-3 ¥1,751
Malaysia Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
2016-8-10 2016-8-30 ¥2,511
2016-8-20 2016-8-30 ¥2,511
2016-8-24 2016-9-2 ¥2,511
2016-8-27 2016-9-2 ¥2,511
2016-9-10 2016-9-16 ¥2,511
Shanghai Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
2016-9-1 2016-9-7 ¥2,236
Xiamen Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
2016-6-8 2016-6-13 ¥2,413
2016-6-23 2016-6-30 ¥2,413
2016-6-26 2016-7-3 ¥2,413
2016-6-29 2016-7-10 ¥2,413
2016-6-29 2016-7-6 ¥2,413

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur (SHA to KUL)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be ¥1,902.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur (SHA to KUL)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur 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 Kuala Lumpur

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days ¥2,950 ¥2,256
7-14 days ¥2,354 ¥2,052
14-21 days ¥2,354 ¥2,052
21-30 days ¥2,354 ¥1,751
30-60 days ¥2,551 ¥1,751
60-90 days ¥2,256 ¥1,751
90+ days ¥2,216 ¥1,751

Cheapest Day To Fly from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
¥1,934 ¥1,934 ¥1,934 ¥1,751 ¥2,052 ¥1,934 ¥1,751

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
May Shanghai Kuala Lumpur Xiamen 16-5-29 16-6-1 1 ¥2,459
June Shanghai Kuala Lumpur China Southern 16-6-26 16-7-2 1 ¥1,751
July Shanghai Kuala Lumpur China Southern 16-7-3 16-7-6 1 ¥2,105
August Shanghai Kuala Lumpur China Southern 16-8-25 16-8-31 1 ¥1,751
September Shanghai Kuala Lumpur China Southern 16-9-10 16-9-19 1 ¥1,921
October Shanghai Kuala Lumpur China Southern 16-10-7 16-10-11 1 ¥2,183
November Shanghai Kuala Lumpur China Southern 16-11-1 16-11-7 1 ¥2,256
December Shanghai Kuala Lumpur China Southern 16-12-31 17-1-9 1 ¥2,236

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

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 Kuala Lumpur.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
¥2,964
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
¥2,964 ¥2,655
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
¥2,655 ¥2,354
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
¥2,354 ¥2,603
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
¥2,603 ¥2,852
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
¥2,852

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur (SHA to KUL)

Your Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur 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 Kuala Lumpur is ¥2,492.

The average price for non-stop flights from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur is ¥2,406.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
AirAsia X 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 01:20 01:20
Shanghai 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 19:40 19:40
Malaysia 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 15:25 15:25

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur (SHA to KUL)

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 Kuala Lumpur. 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 Kuala Lumpur is ¥2,544.

The average price for round trip flights from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur is ¥2,387.

Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur?
Answer: The average Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur flight time is 5 hours and 23 minutes.
Question: How many kilometers are there between Shanghai and Kuala Lumpur?
Answer: The distance from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur is 3794 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur?
Answer: There are 21 direct flights from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur?
Answer: AirAsia X provides 33% of the non-stop flights between Shanghai and Kuala Lumpur.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur?
Answer: Guangzhou, CN

Airlines Flying from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur (SHA to KUL) Number of flights searched: 147Last modified: 2016-5-27 上午7:53

Below are the different airlines that fly from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur 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 Kuala Lumpur.

Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Royal Brunei BWN X X X
EVA Air TPE X X X X X X X
Air China PEK X X X X X X
China Airlines TPE X X X X X X X
Cathay HKG X X X X X X X
China Southern CSX X X X X X X X
Shanghai - X X X X X X X
Korean ICN X X X X X X X
Xiamen FOC X X X X X X X
Malaysia - X X X X X X X
Malaysia BKI X X
Singapore SIN X X X X X X X
Thai BKK X X X X X X X
Vietnam SGN X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Shanghai and Kuala Lumpur, 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 Singapore Jetstar Asia, Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, SilkAir, China Eastern, Shandong, Singapore, Tigerair, Scoot, Shenzhen ¥2,164
Shanghai to Bangkok Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Thai AirAsia, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Orient Thai, Bangkok, Shandong, Thai, Srilankan, Mesaba, Xinhua, Shenzhen ¥1,502
Shanghai to Phuket Sichuan, Lucky Air, Spring, Air China, China Southern, Thai AirAsia, Shanghai, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Xiamen, China Eastern, Orient Thai, Bangkok, Shandong, Thai, Mesaba, Xinhua, Shenzhen ¥1,947
Shanghai to Ho Chi Minh City Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Vietjet, Vietnam, Shenzhen ¥1,659
Shanghai to Manila Sichuan, Cebu Pacific, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Philippine, Shandong, AirAsia Zest, Shenzhen ¥1,692
Shanghai to Penang AirAsia, Air China, China Southern, AirAsia X, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Malindo, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥2,413
Shanghai to Tokyo Sichuan, Spring, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Jetstar Japan, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, JAL, Vanilla, Xiamen, Peach, China Eastern, All Nippon, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥1,423
Shanghai to Jakarta Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Garuda, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥2,623
Shanghai to Koh Samui Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Bangkok, Shandong, Thai, Mesaba, Shenzhen ¥3,370
Shanghai to Denpasar Bali Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Garuda, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, AirAsia Indonesia, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥2,787
Shanghai to Phnom Penh Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Angkor Air, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥2,131
Shanghai to Seoul Sichuan, Air Busan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Eastar Jet, Shenzhen ¥1,790
Shanghai to Langkawi Air China, China Southern, AirAsia X, Shanghai, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern ¥3,272
Shanghai to Siem Reap Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Angkor Air, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥2,177
Shanghai to Taipei Sichuan, Mandarin, UNI Air, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, China Southern, Shanghai, TransAsia, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥1,285
Shanghai to Kuantan Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Malaysia, China Eastern, Shenzhen ¥3,042
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 ¥1,056
Shanghai to Krabi Sichuan, Lucky Air, Air China, China Southern, Thai AirAsia, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Bangkok, Shandong, Thai, Mesaba, Shenzhen ¥2,419
Shanghai to Johor Bahru AirAsia, Air China, China Southern, AirAsia X, Shanghai, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern ¥2,714
Shanghai to Macau Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Air Macau, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥1,174

Cheap International Flights to Kuala Lumpur - KUL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Hangzhou to Kuala Lumpur Sichuan, AirAsia, Air China, China Southern, AirAsia X, Shanghai, Hainan, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Malindo, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥1,751
Nanjing to Kuala Lumpur Sichuan, AirAsia, Air China, China Southern, AirAsia X, Shanghai, Hainan, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Malindo, Shandong, Xinhua, Shenzhen ¥1,902
Ningbo to Kuala Lumpur Sichuan, AirAsia, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Malindo, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥1,902
Wuxi to Kuala Lumpur Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥2,197
Yiwu to Kuala Lumpur AirAsia, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥2,216
Yancheng to Kuala Lumpur Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Shandong Check Dates
Changzhou to Kuala Lumpur Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, AirAsia X, Shanghai, Hainan, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Shenzhen ¥2,905
Nanjing to Singapore Jetstar Asia, Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Xiamen, SilkAir, China Eastern, Shandong, Singapore, Tigerair, Scoot, Xinhua, Shenzhen ¥2,164
Hangzhou to Singapore Jetstar Asia, Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Tianjin, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Xiamen, SilkAir, China Eastern, Shandong, Singapore, Tigerair, Scoot, Shenzhen ¥1,980
Ningbo to Singapore Jetstar Asia, Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, SilkAir, China Eastern, Shandong, Singapore, Tigerair, Scoot, Shenzhen ¥2,072
Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur, MY, Malaysia, from ¥267 Round trip from SHA to KUL