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Flights from Shanghai to Seoul, South Korea Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 2:24 AM

Shanghai to Seoul Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 2:24 AM

We've scanned 23,629,223,180 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Shanghai to Seoul. China Southern & China Eastern frequently offer the best deals on Shanghai to Seoul flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

China Southern
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Thu 10/6
nonstop
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Fri 10/14
nonstop
CN¥1,782
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China Southern
SHASEL
Fri 10/7
nonstop
SELSHA
Fri 10/14
nonstop
CN¥1,782
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China Southern
SHASEL
Sun 10/9
nonstop
SELSHA
Wed 10/19
nonstop
CN¥1,782
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China Southern
SHASEL
Mon 10/10
nonstop
SELSHA
Tue 10/18
nonstop
CN¥1,782
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China Southern
SHASEL
Mon 10/10
nonstop
SELSHA
Mon 10/24
nonstop
CN¥1,782
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China Eastern
SHASEL
Fri 11/11
1 stop
SELSHA
Wed 11/16
1 stop
CN¥1,982
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Shanghai
SHASEL
Thu 10/6
nonstop
SELSHA
Wed 10/12
nonstop
CN¥2,089
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Shanghai
SHASEL
Sun 10/9
nonstop
SELSHA
Thu 10/27
nonstop
CN¥2,089
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Shanghai
SHASEL
Tue 10/11
nonstop
SELSHA
Thu 10/27
nonstop
CN¥2,089
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Shanghai
SHASEL
Thu 10/13
nonstop
SELSHA
Tue 11/1
nonstop
CN¥2,089
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Shanghai
SHASEL
Tue 10/18
nonstop
SELSHA
Thu 10/27
nonstop
CN¥2,089
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Korean
SHASEL
Mon 9/26
nonstop
SELSHA
Wed 9/28
nonstop
CN¥2,269
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Korean
SHASEL
Mon 9/26
nonstop
SELSHA
Fri 9/30
nonstop
CN¥2,269
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Korean
SHASEL
Mon 9/26
nonstop
SELSHA
Sat 10/1
nonstop
CN¥2,269
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Korean
SHASEL
Mon 9/26
nonstop
SELSHA
Sun 10/2
nonstop
CN¥2,269
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Korean
SHASEL
Mon 9/26
nonstop
SELSHA
Mon 10/3
nonstop
CN¥2,269
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Asiana
SHASEL
Mon 11/28
1 stop
SELSHA
Fri 12/2
1 stop
CN¥2,376
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Asiana
SHASEL
Mon 11/28
1 stop
SELSHA
Mon 12/5
1 stop
CN¥2,376
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Asiana
SHASEL
Wed 11/30
1 stop
SELSHA
Wed 12/7
1 stop
CN¥2,376
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Asiana
SHASEL
Mon 12/5
1 stop
SELSHA
Thu 12/8
1 stop
CN¥2,376
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Asiana
SHASEL
Tue 12/6
1 stop
SELSHA
Thu 12/15
1 stop
CN¥2,376
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Air China
SHASEL
Tue 12/27
1 stop
SELSHA
Thu 12/29
1 stop
CN¥2,936
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Shenzhen
SHASEL
Sun 10/16
2 stops
SELSHA
Mon 10/17
2 stops
CN¥3,563
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Shenzhen
SHASEL
Thu 10/20
2 stops
SELSHA
Fri 10/21
2 stops
CN¥3,563
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Shenzhen
SHASEL
Thu 11/3
2 stops
SELSHA
Fri 11/4
2 stops
CN¥3,563
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Shenzhen
SHASEL
Fri 11/4
2 stops
SELSHA
Sun 11/6
2 stops
CN¥3,563
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Shenzhen
SHASEL
Fri 11/25
2 stops
SELSHA
Sun 11/27
2 stops
CN¥3,563
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Shandong
SHASEL
Mon 10/24
1 stop
SELSHA
Wed 10/26
1 stop
CN¥4,977
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Shandong
SHASEL
Mon 10/24
1 stop
SELSHA
Thu 10/27
1 stop
CN¥4,977
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Shandong
SHASEL
Mon 10/24
1 stop
SELSHA
Fri 10/28
1 stop
CN¥4,977
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Shandong
SHASEL
Mon 10/24
1 stop
SELSHA
Sat 10/29
1 stop
CN¥4,977
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Shandong
SHASEL
Tue 10/25
1 stop
SELSHA
Thu 10/27
1 stop
CN¥4,977
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All Nippon
SHASEL
Sat 10/1
1 stop
SELSHA
Thu 10/6
1 stop
CN¥11,736
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JAL
SHASEL
Wed 11/9
1 stop
SELSHA
Tue 11/15
1 stop
CN¥11,849
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JAL
SHASEL
Sat 12/24
1 stop
SELSHA
Wed 1/11
1 stop
CN¥11,849
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How Much is a Flight from Shanghai to Seoul?

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 CN¥1,795.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Seoul?

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 Seoul 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 Seoul?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Shanghai to Seoul.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days CN¥1,982 CN¥2,549
7-14 days CN¥1,782 CN¥2,215
14-21 days CN¥1,782 CN¥2,135
21-30 days CN¥1,882 CN¥2,082
30-60 days CN¥1,882 CN¥1,982
60-90 days CN¥1,882 CN¥2,082
90+ days CN¥1,882 CN¥2,082

Cheapest Day To Fly from Shanghai to Seoul

We've examined 23,636,053,052 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Shanghai to Seoul is Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
CN¥1,782 CN¥1,782 CN¥1,782 CN¥1,782 CN¥1,782 CN¥1,835 CN¥1,782

Compare Flight Prices from Shanghai to Seoul 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 Seoul flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Shanghai Seoul China Southern 9/27/16 10/2/16 0 CN¥1,982
October Shanghai Seoul China Southern 10/6/16 10/14/16 0 CN¥1,782
November Shanghai Seoul China Southern 11/1/16 11/3/16 0 CN¥1,882
December Shanghai Seoul China Southern 12/1/16 12/3/16 0 CN¥1,882
January Shanghai Seoul China Southern 1/2/17 1/6/17 0 CN¥1,882
February Shanghai Seoul China Southern 2/6/17 2/17/17 0 CN¥1,935
March Shanghai Seoul China Southern 3/1/17 3/3/17 0 CN¥1,882
April Shanghai Seoul China Southern 4/3/17 4/6/17 0 CN¥1,882

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Shanghai to Seoul

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Shanghai to Seoul. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
CN¥2,569
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
CN¥2,569 CN¥1,835
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
CN¥1,835 CN¥1,882
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
CN¥1,882 CN¥1,935
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
CN¥1,935 CN¥1,882
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
CN¥1,882

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Shanghai to Seoul

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 Seoul is CN¥3,783.

The average price for direct flights from Shanghai to Seoul is CN¥2,175.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Shanghai to Seoul - By Carrier
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 17:55
Asiana 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 08:35 18:00

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Shanghai to Seoul

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 Seoul. 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 Seoul is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Shanghai to Seoul is CN¥3,657.

Shanghai to Seoul Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Shanghai to Seoul?
Answer: The average Shanghai to Seoul flight time is an hour and 53 minutes.
Question: How far is Seoul from Shanghai?
Answer: The distance from Shanghai to Seoul is 822 kilometers (511 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Shanghai to Seoul?
Answer: There are 126 direct flights from Shanghai to Seoul.
Question: What are the most popular Shanghai airlines for direct 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: Beijing, CN

Airlines in Shanghai flying to Seoul Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 2:25 AMNumber of routes searched: 251Number of itineraries searched: 15,134,521

Wondering which airlines fly out of Shanghai to Seoul? We've gathered the average price of Shanghai airlines with flights to Seoul. 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 Seoul
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
China Southern -
Air China TSN
Xiamen XMN
Korean PUS
China Southern SHE
Air China TAO
Cathay HKG
China Southern WUH
China Southern CGQ
China Southern HRB
China Eastern NKG
Air China TNA
Air China DLC
Vietnam SGN
Air Macau MFM
Vietnam HAN
S7 VVO
Air China YNT
China Eastern XIY
EVA Air TPE
Philippine MNL
Thai BKK
Singapore SIN
JAL KIX
EVA Air TSA
Sichuan CTU
JAL NGO
Aeroflot SVO
JAL FUK
JAL HND
Finnair HEL
JAL NRT
Qantas SYD
Turkish IST
Garuda CGK
Malaysia KUL
KLM AMS
China Eastern KWL
China Eastern YNZ
Air France CDG
Air India DEL
Alitalia FCO
British Airways LHR
EVA Air KHH
Ethiopian ADD
Etihad AUH
Garuda DPS
Lufthansa FRA
Lufthansa MUC
Vietnam DAD

Shanghai to Seoul Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Shanghai and Seoul. 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 Domestic Flights from Shanghai - SHA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Shanghai to Beijing Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Shandong, Shenzhen CN¥2,349
Flights from Shanghai to Dalian Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CN¥2,142
Flights from Shanghai to Qingdao China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CN¥1,582

Cheap International Flights from Shanghai - SHA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
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¥1,275
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¥1,555
Flights from Shanghai to Jeju Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Juneyao, JAL, Korean, China Eastern, Asiana CN¥1,855
Flights from Shanghai to Busan Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, JAL, Korean, China Eastern, Asiana, Thai, Vietnam CN¥2,042
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, Asiana, Singapore, Thai CN¥1,095
Flights from Shanghai to Bangkok Sichuan, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hong Kong, JAL, Korean, Lufthansa, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air Macau, Asiana, Philippine, Thai, Srilankan, Vietnam, Mesaba, Shenzhen CN¥1,355
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¥1,502
Flights from Shanghai to Daegu Alitalia, Air China, Korean, China Eastern, Asiana CN¥2,095
Flights from Shanghai to Fukuoka EVA Air, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Juneyao, JAL, Dragonair, Korean, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Singapore, Thai, Vietnam CN¥968
Flights from Shanghai to Cheongju Air China, China Southern, Korean, China Eastern, Asiana CN¥2,662
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¥941
Flights from Shanghai to Okinawa EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, Juneyao, JAL, Dragonair, Korean, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana CN¥2,195
Flights from Shanghai to Sapporo EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, JAL, Korean, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Thai CN¥2,195
Flights from Shanghai to Macau EVA Air, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air Macau, Asiana, Shenzhen CN¥1,335
Flights from Shanghai to Gwangju Korean, Asiana CN¥3,363
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¥1,635
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¥1,682

Cheap International Flights to Seoul - SEL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Nanjing to Seoul Air China, China Southern, Korean, China Eastern, Asiana CN¥1,949
Flights from Hangzhou to Seoul Air China, China Southern, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong CN¥2,075
Flights from Ningbo to Seoul Air China, Cathay, China Southern, China Eastern CN¥2,082
Flights from Wuxi to Seoul Air China, China Southern, China Eastern, All Nippon CN¥1,915
Flights from Yancheng to Seoul China Eastern, Asiana CN¥2,336
Flights from Nantong to Seoul Air China, China Eastern, Shenzhen CN¥2,596
Flights from Yiwu to Seoul Air China, China Southern, China Eastern CN¥2,082
Flights from Changzhou to Seoul Air China, China Southern, China Eastern, Shenzhen CN¥2,082
Flights from Zhoushan to Seoul Air China, China Southern, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong Check Dates
Flights from Hangzhou to Cheongju Korean, China Eastern CN¥2,642
Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Seoul