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Flights from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Last modified: Dec 7, 2016 2:48 -05:00

Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur Last modified: Dec 7, 2016 2:48 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 28,742,875,190 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur. Shenzhen & Air China frequently offer the best deals on Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Shenzhen
SHAKUL
Thu 12/29
2 stops
KULSHA
Thu 1/5
2 stops
CN¥1,766
Air China
SHAKUL
Sun 12/18
2 stops
KULSHA
Fri 12/30
2 stops
CN¥1,807
China Southern
SHAKUL
Tue 1/10
2 stops
KULSHA
Sun 1/15
2 stops
CN¥1,834
China Eastern
SHAKUL
Thu 2/23
1 stop
KULSHA
Tue 2/28
1 stop
CN¥2,033
Shanghai
SHAKUL
Mon 2/6
nonstop
KULSHA
Tue 2/14
nonstop
CN¥2,136
Xiamen
SHAKUL
Thu 12/8
1 stop
KULSHA
Wed 12/14
1 stop
CN¥2,260

How Much is a Flight from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur? 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 Kuala Lumpur, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be CN¥1,786.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur?

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 thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for 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 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 Kuala Lumpur? 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 Kuala Lumpur.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days CN¥2,603 CN¥1,978
7-14 days CN¥2,404 CN¥1,793
14-21 days CN¥2,638 CN¥1,786
21-30 days CN¥2,500 CN¥1,766
30-60 days CN¥2,219 CN¥1,834
60-90 days CN¥2,136 CN¥1,834
90+ days CN¥2,377 CN¥1,869

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

We've examined 28,750,906,812 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur is Thursday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
CN¥1,793 CN¥1,793 CN¥1,807 CN¥1,766 CN¥1,766 CN¥1,786 CN¥1,786

Compare Flight Prices from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur 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 Kuala Lumpur flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
December Shanghai Kuala Lumpur Shenzhen 12/29/16 1/1/17 1 CN¥1,766
January Shanghai Kuala Lumpur China Southern 1/10/17 1/15/17 2 CN¥1,834
February Shanghai Kuala Lumpur China Southern 2/7/17 2/17/17 2 CN¥1,834
March Shanghai Kuala Lumpur China Southern 3/4/17 3/10/17 2 CN¥1,889
April Shanghai Kuala Lumpur China Southern 4/13/17 4/23/17 2 CN¥1,875
May Shanghai Kuala Lumpur China Southern 5/4/17 5/10/17 2 CN¥1,869
June Shanghai Kuala Lumpur China Southern 6/29/17 7/5/17 1 CN¥1,930
July Shanghai Kuala Lumpur China Southern 7/13/17 7/19/17 1 CN¥2,171

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur 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 Kuala Lumpur. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
CN¥2,260
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
CN¥2,260 CN¥2,075
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
CN¥2,075 CN¥2,294
25 26 27 28 29 30 31
CN¥2,294 CN¥1,766
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
CN¥1,766 CN¥1,930
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
CN¥1,930

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur 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 Kuala Lumpur is CN¥2,047.

The average price for direct flights from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur is CN¥2,569.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
AirAsia X 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 01:35 01:35
Shanghai 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 19:55 19:55
Malaysia 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 16:05 16:05

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur 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 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 CN¥1,628.

The average price for round trip flights from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur is CN¥2,027.

Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur?
Answer: The average Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur flight time is 5 hours and 33 minutes.
Question: How far is Kuala Lumpur from Shanghai?
Answer: The distance from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur is 3,794 kilometers (2,358 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur?
Answer: There are 21 direct flights from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur.
Question: What are the most popular Shanghai airlines for direct flights from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur?
Answer: Shanghai Airlines 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: Hong Kong, HK

Airlines in Shanghai flying to Kuala Lumpur Last modified: Dec 7, 2016 2:48 -05:00Number of routes searched: 122Number of itineraries searched: 2,087,577

Wondering which airlines fly out of Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur? We've gathered the average price of Shanghai airlines with flights to Kuala Lumpur. 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 Kuala Lumpur
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
AirAsia X -
Shanghai -
Malaysia -
China Eastern -
Cebu Pacific MNL
Lucky Air KMG
British Airways LHR
Royal Brunei BWN
EVA Air TPE
Air China LHW
Air China PEK
Air China SZX
China Airlines TPE
Cathay HKG
China Southern CAN
China Southern CSX
China Southern LHW
China Southern XMN
Garuda CGK
JAL KIX
JAL NRT
Dragonair HKG
Korean ICN
Xiamen DLC
Xiamen FOC
Xiamen XMN
Malaysia BKI
All Nippon HND
All Nippon NRT
Philippine MNL
Qatar DOH
Singapore SIN
Thai BKK
Srilankan CMB
Vietnam HAN
Vietnam SGN
Shenzhen SZX

Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Shanghai and Kuala Lumpur. 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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