Flights
Hotels
From
To
1 traveler
Unsupported Browser!
Find Flights
Finding cheap flights is simple. More than 36 million people last year saved hundreds by using our flights tool.
Flights
Hotels
Round-trip
One-way
1 traveler
Unsupported Browser!
Find Flights
Finding cheap flights is simple. More than 36 million people last year saved hundreds by using our flights tool.
Did you mean flights from Seoul to Shanghai?

Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Seoul, KR, South Korea - SHA to SEL Last modified: Jul 28, 2016 2:33 AM

Popular flights from Shanghai to Seoul Last modified: Jul 28, 2016 2:33 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.

China Southern
SHASEL
Wed 9/21
nonstop
SELSHA
Tue 9/27
nonstop
CNY1,875
Select
China Southern
SHASEL
Wed 9/21
nonstop
SELSHA
Wed 9/28
nonstop
CNY1,875
Select
China Southern
SHASEL
Wed 10/5
nonstop
SELSHA
Wed 10/12
nonstop
CNY1,875
Select
China Southern
SHASEL
Wed 10/5
nonstop
SELSHA
Wed 10/19
nonstop
CNY1,875
Select
China Southern
SHASEL
Sun 10/9
nonstop
SELSHA
Wed 10/12
nonstop
CNY1,875
Select
China Eastern
SHASEL
Mon 11/21
1 stop
SELSHA
Fri 11/25
1 stop
CNY1,908
Select
Shanghai
SHASEL
Tue 10/25
nonstop
SELSHA
Thu 10/27
nonstop
CNY2,075
Select
Shanghai
SHASEL
Thu 10/27
nonstop
SELSHA
Fri 10/28
nonstop
CNY2,075
Select
Shanghai
SHASEL
Fri 11/11
nonstop
SELSHA
Sat 11/19
nonstop
CNY2,075
Select
Shanghai
SHASEL
Sat 11/12
nonstop
SELSHA
Sat 11/19
nonstop
CNY2,075
Select
Shanghai
SHASEL
Wed 11/16
nonstop
SELSHA
Tue 11/29
nonstop
CNY2,075
Select
Korean
SHASEL
Thu 9/1
nonstop
SELSHA
Sat 9/3
nonstop
CNY2,262
Select
Korean
SHASEL
Thu 9/1
nonstop
SELSHA
Fri 9/9
nonstop
CNY2,262
Select
Korean
SHASEL
Thu 9/1
nonstop
SELSHA
Tue 9/13
nonstop
CNY2,262
Select
Korean
SHASEL
Fri 9/2
nonstop
SELSHA
Sun 9/4
nonstop
CNY2,262
Select
Korean
SHASEL
Fri 9/2
nonstop
SELSHA
Tue 9/6
nonstop
CNY2,262
Select
Asiana
SHASEL
Mon 8/22
nonstop
SELSHA
Fri 8/26
nonstop
CNY2,562
Select
Asiana
SHASEL
Mon 8/22
nonstop
SELSHA
Thu 9/1
nonstop
CNY2,562
Select
Asiana
SHASEL
Mon 8/22
nonstop
SELSHA
Sat 9/3
nonstop
CNY2,562
Select
Asiana
SHASEL
Mon 8/22
nonstop
SELSHA
Mon 9/5
nonstop
CNY2,562
Select
Asiana
SHASEL
Tue 8/23
nonstop
SELSHA
Fri 8/26
nonstop
CNY2,562
Select
Air China
SHASEL
Thu 10/27
1 stop
SELSHA
Fri 10/28
1 stop
CNY2,916
Select
Shenzhen
SHASEL
Thu 10/27
1 stop
SELSHA
Fri 10/28
1 stop
CNY3,049
Select
Shandong
SHASEL
Tue 10/4
1 stop
SELSHA
Fri 10/7
1 stop
CNY4,217
Select
Xiamen
SHASEL
Fri 9/9
1 stop
SELSHA
Sat 9/17
1 stop
CNY4,470
Select
Xiamen
SHASEL
Sun 9/11
1 stop
SELSHA
Thu 9/22
1 stop
CNY4,470
Select
Xiamen
SHASEL
Mon 9/12
1 stop
SELSHA
Tue 9/20
1 stop
CNY4,470
Select
Xiamen
SHASEL
Wed 9/21
1 stop
SELSHA
Mon 9/26
1 stop
CNY4,470
Select
Hainan
SHASEL
Sun 9/11
2 stops
SELSHA
Sun 9/18
2 stops
CNY6,111
Select

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Shanghai to Seoul (SHA to SEL)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Shanghai to Seoul, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be CNY1,902.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Shanghai to Seoul (SHA to SEL)?

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

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days CNY2,456 CNY2,709
7-14 days CNY2,275 CNY2,549
14-21 days CNY2,382 CNY2,549
21-30 days CNY2,129 CNY2,489
30-60 days CNY1,875 CNY2,075
60-90 days CNY1,875 CNY2,075
90+ days CNY1,875 CNY1,908

Cheapest Day To Fly from Shanghai to Seoul

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
CNY1,875 CNY1,875 CNY1,875 CNY1,928 CNY1,928 CNY1,928 CNY1,875

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Shanghai to Seoul

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
July Shanghai Seoul China Eastern 7/29/16 8/9/16 0 CNY2,629
August Shanghai Seoul China Southern 8/23/16 9/7/16 0 CNY2,129
September Shanghai Seoul China Southern 9/21/16 9/27/16 0 CNY1,875
October Shanghai Seoul China Southern 10/5/16 10/12/16 0 CNY1,875
November Shanghai Seoul China Southern 11/1/16 11/3/16 0 CNY1,875
December Shanghai Seoul China Southern 12/4/16 12/8/16 0 CNY1,875
January Shanghai Seoul China Southern 1/2/17 1/5/17 0 CNY1,875
February Shanghai Seoul China Southern 2/2/17 2/16/17 0 CNY1,928

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

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 Seoul.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
CNY2,622
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
CNY2,622 CNY2,709
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
CNY2,709 CNY2,662
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
CNY2,662 CNY2,275
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
CNY2,275 CNY2,175
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
CNY2,175

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Shanghai to Seoul (SHA to SEL)

Your Shanghai to Seoul 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 Seoul is CNY3,443.

The average price for non-stop flights from Shanghai to Seoul is CNY2,175.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Shanghai to Seoul
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Spring 0 1 0 1 1 0 1 12:45 12:45
China Southern 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 08:15 17:00
Shanghai 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 14:50 16:05
Korean 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 08:50 18:15
China Eastern 4 4 5 4 5 4 5 08:20 18:05
Asiana 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 08:35 18:00

Shanghai to Seoul Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Shanghai to Seoul?
Answer: The average Shanghai to Seoul flight time is an hour and 51 minutes.
Question: How many kilometers are there between Shanghai and Seoul?
Answer: The distance from Shanghai to Seoul is 822 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from Shanghai to Seoul?
Answer: There are 126 direct flights from Shanghai to Seoul.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Shanghai to Seoul?
Answer: Asiana Airlines provides 27% of the non-stop flights between Shanghai and Seoul.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Shanghai to Seoul?
Answer: Macau, MO

Airlines Flying from Shanghai to Seoul (SHA to SEL) Number of flights searched: 206Last modified: Jul 28, 2016 2:33 AM

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

Shanghai to Seoul
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
China Airlines TSA X X X X X X X
China Southern - X X X X X X X
Shanghai - X X X X X X X
Korean - X X X X X X X
Xiamen XMN X X X X X X X
China Eastern - X X X X X X X
China Eastern YNZ X X
Air Macau MFM X X X X X X X
Asiana - X X X X X X X
S7 VVO X
Shandong YNT X X X X X X X
Thai BKK X X X X X X X
Thai BKK / TPE X X X X X X X
Vietnam SGN X X X X X X X
Shenzhen SZX X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Shanghai and Seoul, 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, Capital Airlines, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY1,915
Shanghai to Dalian Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY2,215
Shanghai to Qingdao Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Xinhua, Shenzhen CNY1,575

Cheap International Flights from Shanghai - SHA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Shanghai to Tokyo Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Jetstar Japan, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, JAL, Vanilla, Xiamen, Peach, China Eastern, All Nippon, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY1,268
Shanghai to Osaka Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Jetstar Japan, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, JAL, Vanilla, Xiamen, Peach, China Eastern, All Nippon, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY1,528
Shanghai to Jeju Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Korean, Jin Air, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY1,848
Shanghai to Busan Air Busan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Korean, Jin Air, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY2,042
Shanghai to Taipei Sichuan, Mandarin, UNI Air, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, China Southern, Shanghai, TransAsia, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY1,361
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 CNY1,461
Shanghai to Manila Sichuan, Cebu Pacific, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Philippine, Shandong, AirAsia Zest, Shenzhen CNY1,421
Shanghai to Daegu Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Korean, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong CNY2,122
Shanghai to Fukuoka Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, JAL, China Eastern, All Nippon, Shandong CNY1,315
Shanghai to Cheongju Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY2,656
Shanghai to Hong Kong Sichuan, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Hong Kong, Dragonair, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY1,221
Shanghai to Okinawa Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Jetstar Japan, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, JAL, Xiamen, Peach, China Eastern, All Nippon, JTA, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY2,189
Shanghai to Sapporo Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Jetstar Japan, Tianjin, JAL, Vanilla, Peach, China Eastern, All Nippon, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY2,189
Shanghai to Macau Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Air Macau, Shandong, Xinhua, Shenzhen CNY1,515
Shanghai to Gwangju Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong CNY2,736
Shanghai to Ho Chi Minh City Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Vietjet, Vietnam, Shenzhen CNY1,735
Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur AirAsia, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Malindo, Shandong, Xinhua, Shenzhen CNY2,002

Cheap International Flights to Seoul - SEL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Nanjing to Seoul Sichuan, Air Busan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY1,922
Hangzhou to Seoul Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Tianjin, Hainan, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY2,075
Ningbo to Seoul Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Tianjin, Hainan, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY2,075
Wuxi to Seoul Air China, China Southern, Korean, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY2,075
Yancheng to Seoul Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY2,175
Nantong to Seoul Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Korean, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY2,656
Yiwu to Seoul Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY2,175
Changzhou to Seoul Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY2,075
Zhoushan to Seoul Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY3,103
Hangzhou to Cheongju Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shenzhen CNY2,636
Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Seoul, KR, South Korea, from CNY1,875 Round trip from SHA to SEL