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Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Melbourne, AU, Australia - SHA to MEL Last modified: Jul 24, 2016 1:48 AM

Popular flights from Shanghai to Melbourne Last modified: Jul 24, 2016 1:48 AM

We’ve got the inside scoop on finding the best time to fly for the best price. Not sure when to travel for your next vacation? Find details below on when-to-fly and when-to-buy.

Sichuan
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Fri 8/26
1 stop
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Mon 9/5
1 stop
CNY2,574
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Sichuan
SHAMEL
Wed 10/26
1 stop
MELSHA
Thu 11/3
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CNY2,574
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China Southern
SHAMEL
Mon 10/17
1 stop
MELSHA
Mon 10/24
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CNY3,028
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China Southern
SHAMEL
Tue 10/18
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Tue 10/25
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CNY3,028
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Xiamen
SHAMEL
Thu 8/25
1 stop
MELSHA
Fri 9/2
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CNY3,188
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Xiamen
SHAMEL
Thu 9/8
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Fri 9/16
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CNY3,188
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China Eastern
SHAMEL
Mon 8/22
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Thu 9/8
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CNY3,710
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China Eastern
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Wed 8/24
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CNY3,710
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China Eastern
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Thu 8/25
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CNY3,710
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China Eastern
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Thu 8/25
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Sat 9/3
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CNY3,710
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China Eastern
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Wed 9/7
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MELSHA
Tue 9/20
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CNY3,710
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Air China
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Mon 9/12
nonstop
MELSHA
Mon 9/19
nonstop
CNY4,432
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Air China
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Mon 10/24
nonstop
MELSHA
Tue 11/8
nonstop
CNY4,432
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Jetstar
SHAMEL
Fri 10/7
1 stop
MELSHA
Sat 10/15
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CNY5,387
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Qantas
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Thu 11/10
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MELSHA
Sun 11/13
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CNY5,635
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Qantas
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Wed 11/16
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Wed 11/23
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CNY5,635
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Qantas
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Thu 11/17
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Thu 11/24
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CNY5,635
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Qantas
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Sun 11/20
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Fri 12/2
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CNY5,635
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Qantas
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Mon 11/21
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MELSHA
Thu 12/1
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CNY5,635
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Shanghai
SHAMEL
Thu 9/1
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MELSHA
Thu 9/8
2 stops
CNY18,159
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Virgin Australia
SHAMEL
Sat 10/1
1 stop
MELSHA
Sun 10/9
1 stop
CNY21,207
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How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Shanghai to Melbourne (SHA to MEL)?

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 CNY2,841.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Shanghai to Melbourne (SHA to MEL)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane 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 discovered that the best days to book flights are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Read our article to find more information about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should you book flights from Shanghai to Melbourne

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance a flight from Shanghai to Melbourne should be booked.

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days CNY9,130 CNY7,974
7-14 days CNY8,375 CNY6,122
14-21 days CNY6,704 CNY3,736
21-30 days CNY4,438 CNY2,995
30-60 days CNY4,432 CNY2,574
60-90 days CNY4,445 CNY2,894
90+ days CNY4,432 CNY2,574

Cheapest Day To Fly from Shanghai to Melbourne

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding the cheapest days to fly from Shanghai to Melbourne.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
CNY3,028 CNY3,028 CNY2,580 CNY3,035 CNY2,574 CNY3,041 CNY2,580

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Shanghai to Melbourne

The chart below shows the lowest fare by month when flying from Shanghai to Melbourne.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
July Shanghai Melbourne Xiamen 7/31/16 8/15/16 1 CNY7,586
August Shanghai Melbourne Sichuan 8/26/16 9/5/16 1 CNY2,574
September Shanghai Melbourne Sichuan 9/2/16 9/5/16 1 CNY2,580
October Shanghai Melbourne Sichuan 10/26/16 11/3/16 1 CNY2,574
November Shanghai Melbourne China Southern 11/1/16 11/8/16 1 CNY3,041
December Shanghai Melbourne China Southern 12/24/16 1/10/17 1 CNY3,035
January Shanghai Melbourne China Southern 1/1/17 1/14/17 1 CNY3,589
February Shanghai Melbourne Jetstar 2/4/17 2/17/17 1 CNY5,855

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from Shanghai to Melbourne

If you're ready to take a trip in the next 30 days and want to fly on the weekend, you might be wondering which weekend is the cheapest to fly. The chart below shows up-to-date data regarding weekend flight prices from Shanghai to Melbourne.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
CNY9,130
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
CNY9,130 CNY8,375
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
CNY8,375 CNY9,150
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
CNY9,150 CNY8,268
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
CNY8,268 CNY6,243
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
CNY6,243

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Shanghai to Melbourne (SHA to MEL)

Your Shanghai to Melbourne flight can be significantly cheaper by choosing 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 CNY3,810.

The average price for non-stop flights from Shanghai to Melbourne is CNY4,639.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Shanghai to Melbourne
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Air China 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 19:15 19:15
China Eastern 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 20:05 20:05

Shanghai to Melbourne Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Shanghai to Melbourne?
Answer: The average Shanghai to Melbourne flight time is 10 hours and 53 minutes.
Question: How many kilometers are there between Shanghai and Melbourne?
Answer: The distance from Shanghai to Melbourne is 8011 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from Shanghai to Melbourne?
Answer: There are 11 direct flights from Shanghai to Melbourne.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Shanghai to Melbourne?
Answer: China Eastern Airlines provides 63% of the non-stop flights between Shanghai and Melbourne.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Shanghai to Melbourne?
Answer: Guangzhou, CN

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Shanghai and Melbourne, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Cheap International Flights from Shanghai - SHA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Shanghai to Sydney Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Shandong, Virgin Australia CNY2,280
Shanghai to Tokyo Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Jetstar Japan, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, JAL, Vanilla, Xiamen, Peach, China Eastern, All Nippon, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY1,270
Shanghai to Bangkok Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Thai AirAsia, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Orient Thai, Bangkok, Shandong, Thai, Srilankan, Centurion Cargo, Mesaba, Xinhua, Shenzhen CNY1,464
Shanghai to Brisbane Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia CNY3,596
Shanghai to Manila Sichuan, Cebu Pacific, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Philippine, Shandong, AirAsia Zest, Shenzhen CNY1,424
Shanghai to Denpasar Bali Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Garuda, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Xinhua CNY2,447
Shanghai to Auckland Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Shandong CNY3,917
Shanghai to Adelaide Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia CNY5,100
Shanghai to Seoul Sichuan, Air Busan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Tianjin, Hainan, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Eastar Jet, Shenzhen CNY1,879
Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur Sichuan, AirAsia, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Malindo, Shandong, Xinhua, Shenzhen CNY2,012
Shanghai to Taipei Sichuan, Mandarin, UNI Air, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, China Southern, Shanghai, TransAsia, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY1,364
Shanghai to Singapore Jetstar Asia, Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, SilkAir, China Eastern, Shandong, Singapore, Tigerair, Scoot, Shenzhen CNY2,199
Shanghai to Ho Chi Minh City Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Vietjet, Vietnam, Shenzhen CNY1,738
Shanghai to Canberra Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia CNY5,862
Shanghai to Jakarta Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Garuda, Juneyao, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Xinhua CNY2,928
Shanghai to Phuket Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Thai AirAsia, Shanghai, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Orient Thai, Bangkok, Shandong, Thai, Mesaba, Shenzhen CNY2,126
Shanghai to London Sichuan, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, airBaltic, Air China, China Southern, Condor, Aer Lingus, Eurowings, Tianjin, Hainan, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Xiamen, China Eastern, Czech, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic CNY4,331
Shanghai to Hong Kong Sichuan, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Hong Kong, Dragonair, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Hong Kong Express, Shenzhen CNY1,224
Shanghai to Albury Air China, China Southern, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas CNY6,430
Shanghai to Osaka Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Jetstar Japan, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, JAL, Vanilla, Xiamen, Peach, China Eastern, All Nippon, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY1,551
Shanghai to Perth Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia CNY2,934
Shanghai to Macau Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Air Macau, Shandong, Xinhua, Shenzhen CNY1,518
Shanghai to Christchurch Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Xiamen, China Eastern, Air New Zealand CNY4,264

Cheap International Flights to Melbourne - MEL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Nanjing to Melbourne Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Shandong, Virgin Australia CNY2,199
Hangzhou to Melbourne Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Shandong CNY2,199
Ningbo to Melbourne Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia CNY4,004
Changzhou to Melbourne Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia CNY4,826
Yiwu to Melbourne Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas Check Dates
Wuxi to Melbourne Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia CNY2,774
Nanjing to Sydney Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Shandong, Virgin Australia CNY2,286
Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Melbourne, AU, Australia, from CNY2,574 Round trip from SHA to MEL