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Flights from Shanghai to Melbourne, Australia Last modified: Sep 29, 2016 2:38 AM

Shanghai to Melbourne Last modified: Sep 29, 2016 2:38 AM

We've scanned 25,716,102,982 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Shanghai to Melbourne. Hainan & China Southern frequently offer the best deals on Shanghai to Melbourne flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Hainan
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Mon 11/14
1 stop
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Sat 11/19
1 stop
CN¥2,668
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Hainan
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Thu 12/8
1 stop
MELSHA
Wed 12/28
1 stop
CN¥2,668
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China Southern
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Wed 10/26
1 stop
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Tue 11/1
1 stop
CN¥3,075
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China Southern
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Wed 11/2
1 stop
MELSHA
Wed 11/9
1 stop
CN¥3,075
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Xiamen
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Tue 12/27
1 stop
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Fri 1/13
1 stop
CN¥3,302
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Sichuan
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Fri 11/25
1 stop
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Wed 11/30
1 stop
CN¥3,462
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China Eastern
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Sun 11/20
1 stop
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Wed 11/30
1 stop
CN¥3,529
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China Eastern
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Sat 12/31
1 stop
MELSHA
Sat 1/14
1 stop
CN¥3,529
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Vietnam
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Thu 11/10
1 stop
MELSHA
Wed 11/16
1 stop
CN¥4,156
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Vietnam
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Thu 11/10
1 stop
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Sun 11/20
1 stop
CN¥4,156
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Vietnam
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Thu 11/17
1 stop
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Tue 12/6
1 stop
CN¥4,156
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Vietnam
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Mon 11/28
1 stop
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Wed 11/30
1 stop
CN¥4,156
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Vietnam
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Thu 12/8
1 stop
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Wed 12/28
1 stop
CN¥4,156
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Philippine
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Tue 11/15
1 stop
MELSHA
Wed 11/23
1 stop
CN¥4,336
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Air China
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Fri 10/7
nonstop
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Thu 10/27
nonstop
CN¥4,449
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Malaysia
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Fri 11/4
1 stop
MELSHA
Sat 11/12
1 stop
CN¥4,656
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Qantas
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Mon 11/28
1 stop
MELSHA
Fri 12/16
1 stop
CN¥4,736
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Qantas
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Tue 12/6
1 stop
MELSHA
Mon 12/26
1 stop
CN¥4,736
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Thai
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Wed 11/9
1 stop
MELSHA
Fri 11/11
1 stop
CN¥9,471
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China Airlines
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Mon 11/7
2 stops
MELSHA
Mon 11/14
2 stops
CN¥11,332
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China Airlines
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Thu 12/1
2 stops
MELSHA
Mon 12/12
2 stops
CN¥11,332
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Air New Zealand
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Sun 1/22
1 stop
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Wed 2/1
1 stop
CN¥13,086
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JAL
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Tue 10/4
1 stop
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Wed 10/19
1 stop
CN¥15,594
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Singapore
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Tue 1/10
1 stop
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Sat 1/14
1 stop
CN¥21,183
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How Much is a Flight from Shanghai to Melbourne?

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¥2,968.

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?

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¥5,683 CN¥4,649
7-14 days CN¥4,449 CN¥4,242
14-21 days CN¥4,449 CN¥3,549
21-30 days CN¥4,449 CN¥3,075
30-60 days CN¥4,463 CN¥2,668
60-90 days CN¥4,463 CN¥2,668
90+ days CN¥4,483 CN¥3,055

Cheapest Day To Fly from Shanghai to Melbourne

We've examined 25,724,431,429 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¥2,668 CN¥3,089 CN¥3,075 CN¥2,668 CN¥3,095 CN¥3,095 CN¥3,089

Compare Flight Prices from Shanghai to Melbourne 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 Melbourne flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Shanghai Melbourne Hainan 9/29/16 10/2/16 1 CN¥9,872
October Shanghai Melbourne China Southern 10/26/16 11/1/16 1 CN¥3,075
November Shanghai Melbourne Hainan 11/14/16 11/19/16 1 CN¥2,668
December Shanghai Melbourne Hainan 12/8/16 12/28/16 1 CN¥2,668
January Shanghai Melbourne China Southern 1/1/17 1/13/17 1 CN¥3,635
February Shanghai Melbourne Hainan 2/16/17 2/22/17 1 CN¥3,689
March Shanghai Melbourne China Southern 3/6/17 3/18/17 1 CN¥3,055
April Shanghai Melbourne China Southern 4/1/17 4/14/17 1 CN¥3,055

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Shanghai to Melbourne

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
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
CN¥4,876
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
CN¥4,876 CN¥4,509
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
CN¥4,509 CN¥3,729
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
CN¥3,729 CN¥3,122
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
CN¥3,122 CN¥3,122
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
CN¥3,122

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Shanghai to Melbourne

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¥7,651.

The average price for direct flights from Shanghai to Melbourne is CN¥6,603.

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 1 2 1 2 1 2 1 00:15 20:05

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Shanghai to Melbourne

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¥7,644.

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 47 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 14 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 71% 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: Sep 29, 2016 2:38 AMNumber of routes searched: 91Number of itineraries searched: 2,825,948

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
China Southern CAN
Vietnam SGN
Air China -
Qantas SYD
Thai BKK
Cathay HKG
Air China PEK
Air New Zealand AKL
Sichuan CTU
Singapore SIN
Garuda CGK
Xiamen XMN
Royal Brunei BWN
Hainan XIY
China Airlines TPE
Garuda DPS
Philippine MNL
JAL NRT
AirAsia X KUL
Air India DEL
Emirates DXB
Etihad AUH

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 from Shanghai - SHA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Shanghai to Sydney Sichuan, British Airways, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, AirAsia X, Hainan, JAL, Jetstar, Korean, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air New Zealand, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, Thai, Vietnam CN¥2,682
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¥1,281
Flights from Shanghai to Bangkok Sichuan, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, 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 Brisbane British Airways, EVA Air, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, JAL, Korean, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Singapore, Thai CN¥3,609
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¥1,501
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¥2,455
Flights from Shanghai to Auckland British Airways, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Hong Kong, JAL, Korean, Lufthansa, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air New Zealand, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, Thai, United CN¥3,916
Flights from Shanghai to Adelaide Cathay, China Southern, Malaysia, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Singapore CN¥4,016
Flights from Shanghai to Seoul Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, JAL, Korean, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Shenzhen CN¥1,781
Flights from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur Alitalia, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, AirAsia X, Shanghai, JAL, Dragonair, Korean, Lufthansa, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Philippine, Singapore, Thai, Srilankan, Vietnam CN¥1,675
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, Singapore, Thai CN¥1,101
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¥1,801
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¥1,641
Flights from Shanghai to Canberra China Southern, China Eastern, Qantas, Singapore CN¥5,516
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, Turkish, Srilankan CN¥2,408
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¥1,775
Flights from Shanghai to London Air Berlin, Air France, Air India, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Ethiopian, Hainan, Iberia, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Asiana, Qatar, SAS, Aeroflot, Thai, Turkish, United, Srilankan, Vietnam, Virgin Atlantic CN¥3,569
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¥948
Flights from Shanghai to Albury British Airways, China Eastern, Qantas CN¥6,864
Flights from Shanghai to Osaka British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, JAL, Korean, Lufthansa, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air Macau, Asiana, Shandong, Thai, Shenzhen CN¥1,254
Flights from Shanghai to Perth British Airways, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, AirAsia X, JAL, Lufthansa, Malaysia, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Asiana, Qantas, Singapore, Thai CN¥2,928
Flights from Shanghai to Macau EVA Air, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air Macau, Asiana, Shenzhen CN¥1,334
Flights from Shanghai to Christchurch Air China, China Airlines, China Southern, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Singapore, Thai CN¥3,836

Cheap International Flights to Melbourne - MEL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Nanjing to Melbourne Sichuan, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Hainan, JAL, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Scoot CN¥2,442
Flights from Hangzhou to Melbourne Sichuan, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Xiamen, China Eastern, Vietnam CN¥2,515
Flights from Ningbo to Melbourne Sichuan, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern CN¥2,788
Flights from Changzhou to Melbourne Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, China Eastern CN¥6,490
Flights from Yiwu to Melbourne Air China, China Southern, China Eastern Check Dates
Flights from Wuxi to Melbourne Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, China Eastern CN¥5,343
Flights from Nanjing to Sydney Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Qantas CN¥2,322
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