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Flights from Shanghai to Melbourne, Australia Last modified: Dec 9, 2016 2:54 -05:00

Shanghai to Melbourne Last modified: Dec 9, 2016 2:54 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 27,900,004,488 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Melbourne. China Southern & Hainan frequently offer the best deals to Melbourne flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

China Southern
SHAMEL
Mon 2/27
1 stop
MELSHA
Sun 3/5
1 stop
CN¥2,505
Hainan
SHAMEL
Wed 2/15
1 stop
MELSHA
Wed 3/1
1 stop
CN¥2,560
Xiamen
SHAMEL
Tue 12/20
1 stop
MELSHA
Mon 1/9
1 stop
CN¥3,165
Sichuan
SHAMEL
Mon 3/6
1 stop
MELSHA
Sat 3/18
1 stop
CN¥3,289
China Eastern
SHAMEL
Sun 1/1
1 stop
MELSHA
Mon 1/9
1 stop
CN¥3,358
Air China
SHAMEL
Sun 12/25
nonstop
MELSHA
Mon 1/2
nonstop
CN¥3,688

How Much is a Flight from Shanghai to Melbourne? 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 Melbourne, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be CN¥2,539.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Melbourne?

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 Melbourne 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 Melbourne? 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 Melbourne.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days CN¥5,890 CN¥3,248
7-14 days CN¥3,798 CN¥2,622
14-21 days CN¥3,688 CN¥2,622
21-30 days CN¥3,784 CN¥2,629
30-60 days CN¥8,346 CN¥3,881
60-90 days CN¥4,638 CN¥2,505
90+ days CN¥4,459 CN¥2,505

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

We've examined 27,908,060,797 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Shanghai to Melbourne is Monday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
CN¥2,505 CN¥2,505 CN¥2,505 CN¥2,539 CN¥2,574 CN¥2,546 CN¥2,560

Compare Flight Prices from Shanghai to Melbourne 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 Melbourne flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
December Shanghai Melbourne Hainan 12/21/16 12/26/16 1 CN¥2,622
January Shanghai Melbourne Hainan 1/4/17 1/12/17 1 CN¥2,629
February Shanghai Melbourne China Southern 2/27/17 3/5/17 1 CN¥2,505
March Shanghai Melbourne China Southern 3/1/17 3/11/17 1 CN¥2,505
April Shanghai Melbourne China Southern 4/1/17 4/11/17 1 CN¥2,505
May Shanghai Melbourne China Southern 5/15/17 5/22/17 1 CN¥2,505
June Shanghai Melbourne China Southern 6/7/17 6/14/17 1 CN¥2,505
July Shanghai Melbourne Xiamen 7/15/17 7/28/17 1 CN¥3,874

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Shanghai to Melbourne 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 Melbourne. 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¥6,110
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
CN¥6,110 CN¥4,025
25 26 27 28 29 30 31
CN¥4,025 CN¥4,493
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
CN¥4,493 CN¥5,229
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
CN¥5,229 CN¥5,085
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
CN¥5,085

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Shanghai to Melbourne 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 Melbourne is CN¥3,028.

The average price for direct flights from Shanghai to Melbourne is CN¥5,147.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Shanghai to Melbourne - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Air China 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 19:15 19:15
China Eastern 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 00:20 20:00

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

The average price for round trip flights from Shanghai to Melbourne is CN¥3,172.

Shanghai to Melbourne Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Shanghai to Melbourne?
Answer: The average Shanghai to Melbourne flight time is 10 hours and 41 minutes.
Question: How far is Melbourne from Shanghai?
Answer: The distance from Shanghai to Melbourne is 8,011 kilometers (4,978 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Shanghai to Melbourne?
Answer: There are 18 direct flights from Shanghai to Melbourne.
Question: What are the most popular Shanghai airlines for direct flights from Shanghai to Melbourne?
Answer: China Eastern Airlines provides 77% of the non-stop flights between Shanghai and Melbourne.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Shanghai to Melbourne?
Answer: Hong Kong, HK

Airlines in Shanghai flying to Melbourne Last modified: Dec 9, 2016 2:54 -05:00Number of routes searched: 98Number of itineraries searched: 2,986,037

Wondering which airlines fly out of Shanghai to Melbourne? We've gathered the average price of Shanghai airlines with flights to Melbourne. 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 Melbourne
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Air China -
China Eastern -
Qantas -
Sichuan CTU
Air India DEL
Royal Brunei BWN
Air China PEK
China Airlines TPE
Cathay HKG
China Southern CAN
AirAsia X KUL
Emirates DXB
Etihad AUH
Garuda CGK
Garuda DPS
Hainan CSX
Hainan XIY
JAL NRT
Xiamen XMN
Malaysia KUL
Air New Zealand AKL
Philippine MNL
Qantas BNE
Qantas SYD
Qatar DOH
Singapore SIN
Thai BKK
Vietnam SGN

Shanghai to Melbourne Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Shanghai and Melbourne. 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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Cheap International Flights to Melbourne - MEL Last modified: Dec 9, 2016 2:54 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Melbourne