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Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Qingdao, CN, China - SHA to TAO Last modified: 2016-5-27 下午7:45

Popular flights from Shanghai to Qingdao Last modified: 2016-5-27 下午7:45

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.

Air China
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
2016-6-4 2016-6-5 ¥1,620
2016-6-9 2016-6-11 ¥1,620
2016-6-17 2016-6-22 ¥1,620
2016-6-17 2016-6-20 ¥1,620
2016-6-24 2016-6-26 ¥1,620
China Eastern Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
2016-8-10 2016-8-24 ¥1,561
China Southern Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
2016-8-10 2016-8-24 ¥1,633
Hainan Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
2016-6-9 2016-6-11 ¥4,858
2016-6-17 2016-6-20 ¥4,858
Juneyao Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
2016-6-23 2016-7-5 ¥1,548
2016-6-26 2016-7-3 ¥1,548
2016-7-11 2016-7-15 ¥1,548
2016-8-14 2016-8-17 ¥1,548
Shandong Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
2016-5-30 2016-6-2 ¥1,672
2016-6-3 2016-6-8 ¥1,672
2016-6-4 2016-6-5 ¥1,672
2016-6-9 2016-6-11 ¥1,672
2016-6-17 2016-6-20 ¥1,672
Shanghai Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
2016-6-3 2016-6-8 ¥1,672
2016-6-4 2016-6-5 ¥1,672
2016-6-9 2016-6-11 ¥1,672
2016-6-17 2016-6-22 ¥1,672
2016-6-17 2016-6-20 ¥1,672
Shenzhen Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
2016-8-10 2016-8-24 ¥1,541
Sichuan Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
2016-5-30 2016-6-2 ¥3,101
Xiamen Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
2016-8-1 2016-8-6 ¥2,983

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Shanghai to Qingdao (SHA to TAO)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Shanghai to Qingdao, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be ¥1,554.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Shanghai to Qingdao (SHA to TAO)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Shanghai to Qingdao 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 Qingdao

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days ¥1,620 ¥2,478
7-14 days ¥1,561 ¥2,478
14-21 days ¥1,574 ¥2,839
21-30 days ¥1,548 ¥2,839
30-60 days ¥1,548 ¥2,472
60-90 days ¥1,541 ¥2,400
90+ days ¥1,587 ¥2,380

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

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 Qingdao.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
¥1,561
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
¥1,561
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
¥1,574
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
¥1,574 ¥1,620
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
¥1,620

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Shanghai to Qingdao (SHA to TAO)

Your Shanghai to Qingdao 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 Qingdao is ¥3,639.

The average price for non-stop flights from Shanghai to Qingdao is ¥1,620.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Shanghai to Qingdao
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Spring 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 20:05 20:05
China Southern 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 19:55 19:55
Shanghai 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 06:50 12:10
Juneyao 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 06:35 20:20
China Eastern 9 9 9 9 8 9 8 09:05 21:45
Shandong 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10:10 22:55

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Shanghai to Qingdao (SHA to TAO)

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 Qingdao. 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 Qingdao is ¥1,305.

The average price for round trip flights from Shanghai to Qingdao is ¥2,138.

Shanghai to Qingdao Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Shanghai to Qingdao?
Answer: The average Shanghai to Qingdao flight time is an hour and 42 minutes.
Question: How many kilometers are there between Shanghai and Qingdao?
Answer: The distance from Shanghai to Qingdao is 569 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from Shanghai to Qingdao?
Answer: There are 186 direct flights from Shanghai to Qingdao.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Shanghai to Qingdao?
Answer: Shandong Airlines provides 37% of the non-stop flights between Shanghai and Qingdao.

Airlines Flying from Shanghai to Qingdao (SHA to TAO) Number of flights searched: 90Last modified: 2016-5-27 下午7:45

Below are the different airlines that fly from Shanghai to Qingdao 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 Qingdao.

Shanghai to Qingdao
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
China Southern - X X X X X X X
Shanghai - X X X X X X X
Juneyao - X X X X X X X
China Eastern - X X X X X X X
Shandong - X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

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

Cheap Domestic Flights from Shanghai - SHA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Shanghai to Beijing Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, China United, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥2,315
Shanghai to Yantai Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥1,908
Shanghai to Weifang Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥1,561
Shanghai to Dalian Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥2,157
Shanghai to Linyi Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen Check Dates
Shanghai to Jinan Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥2,623
Shanghai to Lianyungang Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥2,288

Cheap International Flights from Shanghai - SHA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Shanghai to Seoul Sichuan, Air Busan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Eastar Jet, Shenzhen ¥1,790
Shanghai to Tokyo Sichuan, Spring, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Jetstar Japan, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, JAL, Vanilla, Xiamen, Peach, China Eastern, All Nippon, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥1,423
Shanghai to Taipei Sichuan, Mandarin, UNI Air, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, China Southern, Shanghai, TransAsia, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥1,285
Shanghai to Bangkok Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Thai AirAsia, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Orient Thai, Bangkok, Shandong, Thai, Srilankan, Mesaba, Xinhua, Shenzhen ¥1,502
Shanghai to Manila Sichuan, Cebu Pacific, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Philippine, Shandong, AirAsia Zest, Shenzhen ¥1,325
Shanghai to Jeju Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, Korean, Jin Air, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥1,777
Shanghai to Osaka Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Jetstar Japan, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, JAL, Vanilla, Xiamen, Peach, China Eastern, All Nippon, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥1,515
Shanghai to Hong Kong Sichuan, Spring, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Hong Kong, Dragonair, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Hong Kong Express, Shenzhen ¥1,056
Shanghai to Macau Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Air Macau, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥1,174
Shanghai to Busan Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥1,993
Shanghai to Okinawa Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Jetstar Japan, Juneyao, Hainan, JAL, Xiamen, Peach, China Eastern, All Nippon, JTA, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥1,921
Shanghai to Ho Chi Minh City Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Vietjet, Vietnam, Shenzhen ¥1,659
Shanghai to Fukuoka Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, JAL, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Shandong ¥1,102

Cheap Domestic Flights to Qingdao - TAO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Ningbo to Qingdao Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Tianjin, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥1,829
Hangzhou to Qingdao Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥1,764
Nanjing to Qingdao Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥2,092
Yiwu to Qingdao Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen Check Dates
Wuxi to Qingdao Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥1,515
Nantong to Qingdao Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥1,777
Changzhou to Qingdao Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shenzhen ¥3,704
Hangzhou to Beijing Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥3,114

Cheap International Flights to Qingdao - TAO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Nanjing to Seoul Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥1,993
Hangzhou to Seoul Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Eastar Jet, Shenzhen ¥1,993
Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Qingdao, CN, China, from ¥235 Round trip from SHA to TAO