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Flights from Shanghai to Lanzhou, China

Shanghai to Lanzhou Last modified: Feb 20, 2017 2:56 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 24,776,132,623 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Lanzhou. China Eastern & Air China frequently offer the best deals to Lanzhou flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

China Eastern
SHALHW
Sat 4/8
3 stops
LHWSHA
Mon 4/17
3 stops
CN¥3,243
Air China
SHALHW
Sat 4/8
nonstop
LHWSHA
Mon 4/17
nonstop
CN¥3,798
Shanghai
SHALHW
Fri 3/3
nonstop
LHWSHA
Sun 3/5
nonstop
CN¥3,819
Shenzhen
SHALHW
Fri 3/3
1 stop
LHWSHA
Sun 3/5
1 stop
CN¥3,936

How Much is a Flight from Shanghai to Lanzhou? 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 Lanzhou, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be CN¥3,531.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Lanzhou?

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 think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Shanghai to Lanzhou 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 Lanzhou? 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 Lanzhou.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days CN¥0 CN¥0
7-14 days CN¥3,819 CN¥3,819
14-21 days CN¥3,819 CN¥3,819
21-30 days CN¥0 CN¥0
30-60 days CN¥3,798 CN¥3,243
60-90 days CN¥0 CN¥0
90+ days CN¥3,798 CN¥4,004

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

We've examined 24,790,690,144 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Shanghai to Lanzhou is Saturday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
    CN¥3,819CN¥3,243 

Compare Flight Prices from Shanghai to Lanzhou 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 Lanzhou flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
March Shanghai Lanzhou Air China 3/3/17 3/5/17 0 CN¥3,819
April Shanghai Lanzhou China Eastern 4/8/17 4/17/17 3 CN¥3,243
August Shanghai Lanzhou Air China 8/19/17 8/26/17 0 CN¥3,798
October Shanghai Lanzhou Air China 10/1/17 10/6/17 0 CN¥3,798

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
26 27 28 1 2 3 4
CN¥3,819
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
CN¥3,819 CN¥3,819
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
CN¥3,819

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Shanghai to Lanzhou

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 Lanzhou is not available.

The average price for direct flights from Shanghai to Lanzhou is not available.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Shanghai to Lanzhou - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Spring 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 12:15 12:15
Air China 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 14:50 14:50
Shanghai 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 08:10 17:55
Juneyao 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 09:05 17:45
China Eastern 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 15:55 21:35

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Shanghai to Lanzhou 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 Lanzhou. 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 Lanzhou is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Shanghai to Lanzhou is CN¥3,661.

Shanghai to Lanzhou Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Shanghai to Lanzhou?
Answer: The average Shanghai to Lanzhou flight time is 3 hours and 25 minutes.
Question: How far is Lanzhou from Shanghai?
Answer: The distance from Shanghai to Lanzhou is 1,734 kilometers (1,078 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Shanghai to Lanzhou?
Answer: There are 61 direct flights from Shanghai to Lanzhou.
Question: What are the most popular Shanghai airlines for direct flights from Shanghai to Lanzhou?
Answer: China Eastern Airlines provides 34% of the non-stop flights between Shanghai and Lanzhou.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Shanghai to Lanzhou?
Answer: Xi'an, CN

Airlines in Shanghai flying to Lanzhou Last modified: Feb 20, 2017 2:56 -05:00Number of routes searched: 98Number of itineraries searched: 1,574

Wondering which airlines fly out of Shanghai to Lanzhou? We've gathered the average price of Shanghai airlines with flights to Lanzhou. 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 Lanzhou
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Spring -
Air China -
Shanghai -
Juneyao -
China Eastern -
Sichuan CKG
Sichuan CTU
Air China CTU
Air China PEK
Air China TSN
Air China XIY
China Southern CGO
China Southern CSX
China Southern WUH
China Southern XIY
China Southern URC
Hainan CKG
Hainan HAK
Hainan PEK
Hainan SZX
Hainan XIY
Xiamen FOC
Xiamen XMN
China Eastern CGO
China Eastern CSX
China Eastern CTU
China Eastern LLV
Shandong TAO
Shandong TNA
Shandong XMN
Shenzhen PEK
Shenzhen SZX
Shenzhen XIY

Shanghai to Lanzhou Airports

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