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Flights from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Last modified: Sep 26, 2016 2:35 AM

Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur Last modified: Sep 26, 2016 2:35 AM

We've scanned 20,789,023,501 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur. China Eastern & China Southern frequently offer the best deals on Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

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Shanghai
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Malaysia
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Vietnam
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Air China
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Philippine
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Thai
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Singapore
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China Airlines
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Dragonair
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British Airways
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How Much is a Flight from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur?

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¥1,687.

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?

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¥3,933 CN¥2,753
7-14 days CN¥2,160 CN¥1,680
14-21 days CN¥2,160 CN¥1,680
21-30 days CN¥2,260 CN¥1,827
30-60 days CN¥2,260 CN¥1,827
60-90 days CN¥2,700 CN¥1,987
90+ days CN¥2,387 CN¥1,827

Cheapest Day To Fly from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur

We've examined 20,795,316,600 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 Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
CN¥1,680 CN¥1,680 CN¥1,680 CN¥1,680 CN¥1,687 CN¥1,680 CN¥1,680

Compare Flight Prices from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur by Month

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
September Shanghai Kuala Lumpur China Southern 9/27/16 10/1/16 1 CN¥2,753
October Shanghai Kuala Lumpur China Eastern 10/5/16 10/12/16 1 CN¥1,680
November Shanghai Kuala Lumpur China Southern 11/2/16 11/9/16 1 CN¥1,827
December Shanghai Kuala Lumpur China Southern 12/3/16 12/14/16 2 CN¥1,987
January Shanghai Kuala Lumpur China Southern 1/1/17 1/8/17 1 CN¥1,827
February Shanghai Kuala Lumpur China Southern 2/4/17 2/18/17 1 CN¥1,827
March Shanghai Kuala Lumpur China Southern 3/1/17 3/3/17 1 CN¥1,827
April Shanghai Kuala Lumpur China Southern 4/1/17 4/9/17 1 CN¥2,253

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur

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

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25 26 27 28 29 30 1
CN¥3,860
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CN¥3,860 CN¥1,680
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
CN¥1,680 CN¥1,680
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
CN¥1,680 CN¥1,940
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
CN¥1,940 CN¥1,827
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
CN¥1,827

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur

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¥14,878.

The average price for direct flights from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur is CN¥2,507.

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 2 2 1 2 2 1 01:20 06:00
Shanghai 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 20:05 20:05
Malaysia 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 15:25 15:25

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur

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 not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur is CN¥14,811.

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 15 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 25 direct flights from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur.
Question: What are the most popular Shanghai airlines for direct flights from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur?
Answer: AirAsia X provides 44% 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: Singapore, SG

Airlines in Shanghai flying to Kuala Lumpur Last modified: Sep 26, 2016 2:35 AMNumber of routes searched: 119Number of itineraries searched: 1,522,602

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
China Southern CAN
Korean ICN
China Southern CSX
Thai BKK
China Southern XMN
Vietnam SGN
Malaysia BKI
Cathay HKG
Garuda CGK
Royal Brunei BWN
Singapore SIN
Vietnam HAN
Air China PEK
All Nippon HND
JAL NRT
China Southern FOC
EVA Air TPE
Xiamen DLC
Air China LHW
JAL KIX
Mihin Lanka CMB
China Southern INC
AirAsia X -
Cebu Pacific MNL
British Airways LHR
Ethiopian ADD
KLM AMS
Turkish IST

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.

Farecompare Research Tools

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Cheap International Flights from Shanghai - SHA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Shanghai to Singapore Sichuan, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, JAL, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, Thai, Shenzhen CN¥1,800
Flights from Shanghai to Bangkok Sichuan, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hong Kong, JAL, Korean, Lufthansa, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air Macau, Asiana, Philippine, Thai, Srilankan, Vietnam, Mesaba, Shenzhen CN¥1,354
Flights from Shanghai to Phuket Sichuan, Alitalia, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, JAL, Dragonair, Korean, Lufthansa, China Eastern, Austrian, Asiana, Singapore, Thai, Shenzhen CN¥1,940
Flights from Shanghai to Ho Chi Minh City EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, JAL, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, Vietnam CN¥1,634
Flights from Shanghai to Manila Cebu Pacific, Alitalia, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, JAL, Dragonair, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, AirAsia Zest CN¥1,500
Flights from Shanghai to Penang China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, JAL, Dragonair, Malaysia CN¥2,113
Flights from Shanghai to Tokyo British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, JAL, Korean, Lufthansa, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Thai, Shenzhen CN¥1,280
Flights from Shanghai to Jakarta Alitalia, British Airways, Royal Brunei, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Garuda, JAL, Korean, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, Thai, Srilankan CN¥2,413
Flights from Shanghai to Koh Samui British Airways Check Dates
Flights from Shanghai to Denpasar Bali Royal Brunei, EVA Air, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Garuda, Hong Kong, JAL, Dragonair, Korean, Lufthansa, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, Thai CN¥2,487
Flights from Shanghai to Phnom Penh British Airways, EVA Air, China Southern, Hong Kong, JAL, Dragonair, Korean, Lufthansa, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Asiana, Qantas, Shandong, Singapore, Thai, Vietnam CN¥2,160
Flights from Shanghai to Seoul Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, JAL, Korean, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Shenzhen CN¥1,780
Flights from Shanghai to Langkawi JAL, Malaysia CN¥3,393
Flights from Shanghai to Siem Reap China Southern, JAL, Angkor Air, Dragonair, Korean, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Austrian, Asiana, Shandong, Singapore, Vietnam CN¥2,007
Flights from Shanghai to Taipei UNI Air, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, TransAsia, Juneyao, Hainan, JAL, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Singapore, Thai CN¥1,094
Flights from Shanghai to Kuantan JAL, Malaysia CN¥3,307
Flights from Shanghai to Hong Kong EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hong Kong, Dragonair, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana CN¥940
Flights from Shanghai to Krabi Sichuan, Cathay, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hong Kong, Lufthansa, Malaysia, China Eastern, Austrian, Thai CN¥2,160
Flights from Shanghai to Johor Bahru Malaysia CN¥3,200
Flights from Shanghai to Macau EVA Air, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air Macau, Asiana, Shenzhen CN¥994

Cheap International Flights to Kuala Lumpur - KUL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Hangzhou to Kuala Lumpur Air China, Cathay, China Southern, AirAsia X, Shanghai, Xiamen, China Eastern CN¥1,460
Flights from Nanjing to Kuala Lumpur Cathay, China Southern, Xiamen, China Eastern CN¥1,680
Flights from Ningbo to Kuala Lumpur Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, China Eastern CN¥1,680
Flights from Wuxi to Kuala Lumpur Air China, China Southern, China Eastern CN¥2,120
Flights from Yiwu to Kuala Lumpur China Southern, China Eastern CN¥2,467
Flights from Yancheng to Kuala Lumpur Air China, China Southern, China Eastern CN¥2,653
Flights from Changzhou to Kuala Lumpur China Southern, China Eastern CN¥2,187
Flights from Nanjing to Singapore Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Xiamen, China Eastern, Scoot, Shenzhen CN¥1,800
Flights from Hangzhou to Singapore EVA Air, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Xiamen, China Eastern, Scoot, Shenzhen CN¥1,800
Flights from Ningbo to Singapore Cathay, China Southern, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shenzhen CN¥1,800
Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur