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Flights from Shanghai to London, United Kingdom Last modified: Dec 8, 2016 2:51 -05:00

Shanghai to London Last modified: Dec 8, 2016 2:51 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 28,606,896,885 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Shanghai to London. Tianjin & Aeroflot frequently offer the best deals on Shanghai to London flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Tianjin
SHALON
Tue 2/7
1 stop
LONSHA
Sat 2/18
1 stop
CN¥3,651
Aeroflot
SHALON
Thu 12/22
1 stop
LONSHA
Wed 1/11
1 stop
CN¥3,810
China Southern
SHALON
Wed 3/15
2 stops
LONSHA
Thu 3/23
2 stops
CN¥3,920
KLM
SHALON
Fri 2/17
2 stops
LONSHA
Tue 3/7
2 stops
CN¥4,003
Air France
SHALON
Fri 2/17
2 stops
LONSHA
Tue 3/7
2 stops
CN¥4,079
Austrian
SHALON
Tue 2/14
1 stop
LONSHA
Tue 2/28
1 stop
CN¥4,161

How Much is a Flight from Shanghai to London? 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 London, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be CN¥3,769.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Shanghai to London?

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 London 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 London? 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 London.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days CN¥5,112 CN¥4,203
7-14 days CN¥6,490 CN¥3,789
14-21 days CN¥4,478 CN¥3,755
21-30 days CN¥4,712 CN¥4,113
30-60 days CN¥4,623 CN¥3,693
60-90 days CN¥4,340 CN¥3,651
90+ days CN¥4,726 CN¥3,521

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

We've examined 28,615,420,584 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Shanghai to London is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
CN¥3,810 CN¥3,651 CN¥3,810 CN¥3,810 CN¥3,651 CN¥3,810 CN¥3,810

Compare Flight Prices from Shanghai to London 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 London flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
December Shanghai London Tianjin 12/23/16 1/4/17 1 CN¥3,755
January Shanghai London Tianjin 1/10/17 1/14/17 1 CN¥3,982
February Shanghai London Tianjin 2/7/17 2/18/17 1 CN¥3,651
March Shanghai London Tianjin 3/3/17 3/18/17 1 CN¥3,651
April Shanghai London Tianjin 4/4/17 4/12/17 1 CN¥3,775
May Shanghai London Tianjin 5/5/17 5/13/17 1 CN¥3,775
June Shanghai London China Southern 6/16/17 6/18/17 2 CN¥3,521
July Shanghai London Tianjin 7/7/17 7/22/17 1 CN¥4,244

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
CN¥5,139
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
CN¥5,139 CN¥4,664
25 26 27 28 29 30 31
CN¥4,664 CN¥4,664
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
CN¥4,664 CN¥5,243
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
CN¥5,243 CN¥4,271
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
CN¥4,271

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Shanghai to London 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 London is CN¥4,113.

The average price for direct flights from Shanghai to London is CN¥5,146.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Shanghai to London - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
British Airways 2 1 2 1 1 2 1 01:55 10:55
China Eastern 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 13:00 13:00
Virgin Atlantic 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 11:50 11:50

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

The average price for round trip flights from Shanghai to London is CN¥4,003.

Shanghai to London Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Shanghai to London?
Answer: The average Shanghai to London flight time is 12 hours and 52 minutes.
Question: How far is London from Shanghai?
Answer: The distance from Shanghai to London is 9,236 kilometers (5,739 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Shanghai to London?
Answer: There are 24 direct flights from Shanghai to London.
Question: What are the most popular Shanghai airlines for direct flights from Shanghai to London?
Answer: British Airways provides 41% of the non-stop flights between Shanghai and London.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Shanghai to London?
Answer: Beijing, CN

Airlines in Shanghai flying to London Last modified: Dec 8, 2016 2:51 -05:00Number of routes searched: 174Number of itineraries searched: 5,152,900

Wondering which airlines fly out of Shanghai to London? We've gathered the average price of Shanghai airlines with flights to London. 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 London
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
British Airways -
Air China -
China Eastern -
Virgin Atlantic -
American MCO
American DFW
American LAX
American ORD
Air Canada YVR
Air Canada YYZ
Air Canada YUL
Air France CDG
Air India DEL
Finnair HEL
Alitalia FCO
Royal Brunei BWN
EVA Air TPE
Air China PEK
Cathay HKG
China Southern CAN
Delta MCO
Delta ATL
Delta DTW
Delta JFK
Delta LAX
Emirates DXB
Ethiopian ADD
Etihad AUH
Garuda CGK
Tianjin TSN
Hainan CKG
Iberia MAD
JAL HND
JAL NRT
Korean ICN
KLM AMS
Lufthansa FRA
Lufthansa MUC
Swiss ZRH
Malaysia KUL
Air Mauritius MRU
All Nippon HND
Austrian VIE
Asiana ICN
Philippine MNL
Qantas SYD
Qatar DOH
SAS CPH
Singapore SIN
Aeroflot SVO
Thai BKK
Turkish IST
United EWR
United LAX
United ORD
United SFO
Srilankan CMB
Vietnam HAN
Vietnam SGN

Shanghai to London Airports

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