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Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Melbourne, AU, Australia - SHA to MEL Last modified: Aug 23, 2016 1:44 AM

Popular flights from Shanghai to Melbourne Last modified: Aug 23, 2016 1:44 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
SHAMEL
Wed 9/14
1 stop
MELSHA
Thu 9/22
1 stop
CN¥2,597
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Sichuan
SHAMEL
Sun 10/23
1 stop
MELSHA
Sat 10/29
1 stop
CN¥2,597
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Xiamen
SHAMEL
Thu 9/1
1 stop
MELSHA
Mon 9/5
1 stop
CN¥2,717
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Xiamen
SHAMEL
Sat 11/5
1 stop
MELSHA
Fri 11/25
1 stop
CN¥2,717
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Xiamen
SHAMEL
Thu 12/1
1 stop
MELSHA
Mon 12/5
1 stop
CN¥2,717
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China Southern
SHAMEL
Sun 10/30
1 stop
MELSHA
Tue 11/8
1 stop
CN¥3,024
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China Eastern
SHAMEL
Tue 10/18
1 stop
MELSHA
Mon 10/24
1 stop
CN¥3,538
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China Eastern
SHAMEL
Tue 10/18
1 stop
MELSHA
Sat 11/5
1 stop
CN¥3,538
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China Eastern
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Wed 10/19
1 stop
MELSHA
Sat 11/5
1 stop
CN¥3,538
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China Eastern
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Wed 10/19
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MELSHA
Mon 10/24
1 stop
CN¥3,538
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China Eastern
SHAMEL
Thu 10/20
1 stop
MELSHA
Mon 10/31
1 stop
CN¥3,538
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Air China
SHAMEL
Sun 10/23
nonstop
MELSHA
Sat 10/29
nonstop
CN¥4,473
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Air China
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Mon 10/24
nonstop
MELSHA
Mon 11/7
nonstop
CN¥4,473
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Air China
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Wed 11/2
nonstop
MELSHA
Mon 11/14
nonstop
CN¥4,473
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Air China
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Wed 11/2
nonstop
MELSHA
Tue 11/8
nonstop
CN¥4,473
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Air China
SHAMEL
Sun 11/27
nonstop
MELSHA
Tue 12/13
nonstop
CN¥4,473
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Hainan
SHAMEL
Thu 10/20
1 stop
MELSHA
Wed 10/26
1 stop
CN¥4,519
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Qantas
SHAMEL
Tue 11/22
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MELSHA
Tue 11/29
1 stop
CN¥4,753
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Jetstar
SHAMEL
Thu 11/10
1 stop
MELSHA
Sun 11/20
1 stop
CN¥5,420
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Shanghai
SHAMEL
Sun 9/18
1 stop
MELSHA
Thu 9/29
1 stop
CN¥6,228
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Shenzhen
SHAMEL
Sat 9/3
2 stops
MELSHA
Sat 9/17
2 stops
CN¥9,565
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Virgin Australia
SHAMEL
Fri 9/30
1 stop
MELSHA
Sun 10/16
1 stop
CN¥20,078
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Virgin Australia
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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 CN¥2,857.

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 CN¥4,933 CN¥2,771
7-14 days CN¥4,479 CN¥2,717
14-21 days CN¥4,479 CN¥2,604
21-30 days CN¥4,479 CN¥2,597
30-60 days CN¥4,459 CN¥2,764
60-90 days CN¥4,459 CN¥2,597
90+ days CN¥4,473 CN¥2,717

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
CN¥3,064 CN¥3,064 CN¥2,597 CN¥2,717 CN¥3,231 CN¥2,717 CN¥2,597

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
August Shanghai Melbourne Xiamen 8/28/16 9/12/16 1 CN¥2,771
September Shanghai Melbourne Sichuan 9/14/16 9/22/16 1 CN¥2,597
October Shanghai Melbourne Sichuan 10/23/16 10/29/16 1 CN¥2,597
November Shanghai Melbourne Sichuan 11/2/16 11/5/16 1 CN¥2,604
December Shanghai Melbourne Xiamen 12/1/16 12/5/16 1 CN¥2,717
January Shanghai Melbourne China Southern 1/2/17 1/18/17 1 CN¥3,565
February Shanghai Melbourne Hainan 2/11/17 2/19/17 1 CN¥5,561
March Shanghai Melbourne China Southern 3/6/17 3/13/17 1 CN¥3,017

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
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
CN¥6,735
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
CN¥6,735 CN¥6,235
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
CN¥6,235 CN¥7,002
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
CN¥7,002 CN¥4,886
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
CN¥4,886 CN¥7,543
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
CN¥7,543

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 CN¥7,396.

The average price for non-stop flights from Shanghai to Melbourne is CN¥4,499.

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 2 1 2 1 2 1 00:15 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 47 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 14 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 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: Guangzhou, CN

Airlines Flying from Shanghai to Melbourne (SHA to MEL) Number of flights searched: 210Last modified: Aug 23, 2016 1:44 AM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Shanghai to Melbourne with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from Shanghai to Melbourne.

Shanghai to Melbourne
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Sichuan CTU X X X
Royal Brunei BWN X X X
Air China - X X X X
Air China PEK X X X
China Airlines TPE X X X
Cathay HKG X X X X X X X
China Southern CAN X X X X X X X
Garuda CGK X X X X
Xiamen XMN X X X X
Malaysia KUL X X X X X X X
China Eastern - X X X X X X X
Air New Zealand AKL X X X X X X X
Philippine MNL X X X
Qantas SYD X X X X X X X
Singapore SIN X X X X X X X
Thai BKK X X X X X X X
Vietnam SGN X X X X X X X

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, Shenzhen CN¥2,310
Shanghai to Tokyo Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Jetstar Japan, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, JAL, Vanilla, Xiamen, Peach, China Eastern, All Nippon, Shandong, Shenzhen CN¥1,249
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 CN¥1,816
Shanghai to Brisbane Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen CN¥3,932
Shanghai to Manila Cebu Pacific, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Xiamen, China Eastern, Philippine, AirAsia Zest, Shenzhen CN¥1,409
Shanghai to Denpasar Bali Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Garuda, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CN¥2,430
Shanghai to Auckland Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Shenzhen CN¥3,945
Shanghai to Adelaide Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia CN¥4,619
Shanghai to Seoul Air Busan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen CN¥1,836
Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur Sichuan, AirAsia, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Malindo, Shandong, Xinhua, Shenzhen CN¥1,996
Shanghai to Taipei Sichuan, Mandarin, UNI Air, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, China Southern, Shanghai, TransAsia, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CN¥1,215
Shanghai to Singapore Jetstar Asia, Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Xiamen, SilkAir, China Eastern, West Air, Singapore, Tigerair, Scoot, Xinhua, Shenzhen CN¥2,303
Shanghai to Ho Chi Minh City Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Xiamen, China Eastern, Vietjet, Vietnam, Shenzhen CN¥1,789
Shanghai to Canberra Air China, China Southern, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas CN¥5,534
Shanghai to Jakarta Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Garuda, Juneyao, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Xinhua, Shenzhen CN¥2,724
Shanghai to Phuket Sichuan, Lucky Air, Air China, China Southern, Thai AirAsia, Shanghai, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Orient Thai, Bangkok, Thai, Centurion Cargo, Mesaba, Shenzhen CN¥2,110
Shanghai to London Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, 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 CN¥4,025
Shanghai to Hong Kong Sichuan, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Hong Kong, Dragonair, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Hong Kong Express, Shenzhen CN¥1,282
Shanghai to Albury Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas CN¥13,670
Shanghai to Osaka Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Jetstar Japan, Tianjin, Juneyao, JAL, Vanilla, Xiamen, Peach, China Eastern, All Nippon, Shandong, Shenzhen CN¥1,482
Shanghai to Perth Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Shenzhen CN¥2,924
Shanghai to Macau Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Air Macau, Shandong, Xinhua, Shenzhen CN¥1,489
Shanghai to Christchurch Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, China Eastern, Air New Zealand CN¥4,299

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 CN¥2,483
Hangzhou to Melbourne Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Shandong, Shenzhen CN¥2,483
Ningbo to Melbourne Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia CN¥2,664
Changzhou to Melbourne Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia CN¥5,574
Yiwu to Melbourne Air China, China Southern, China Eastern, Qantas CN¥4,059
Wuxi to Melbourne Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia CN¥3,678
Nanjing to Sydney Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Shandong, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen CN¥2,610
Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Melbourne, AU, Australia, from CN¥2,597 Round trip from SHA to MEL