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Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Seoul, KR, South Korea - SHA to SEL Last modified: 2016-5-27 下午7:45

Popular flights from Shanghai to Seoul 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
2016-6-26 2016-7-1 ¥2,308
2016-6-26 2016-7-2 ¥2,308
2016-6-26 2016-7-5 ¥2,308
2016-6-26 2016-7-6 ¥2,308
2016-6-26 2016-7-10 ¥2,308
Asiana Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
2016-6-19 2016-6-25 ¥2,485
China Eastern Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
2016-5-31 2016-6-8 ¥1,993
2016-6-1 2016-6-8 ¥1,993
2016-6-2 2016-6-8 ¥1,993
2016-6-13 2016-6-15 ¥1,993
2016-6-13 2016-6-15 ¥1,993
China Southern Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
2016-6-1 2016-6-8 ¥1,790
2016-6-2 2016-6-8 ¥1,790
2016-9-6 2016-9-8 ¥1,790
2016-9-6 2016-9-9 ¥1,790
2016-9-12 2016-9-29 ¥1,790
Juneyao Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
2016-9-20 2016-9-25 ¥3,167
Korean Air
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
2016-6-10 2016-6-11 ¥2,374
2016-6-10 2016-6-20 ¥2,374
2016-6-11 2016-6-13 ¥2,374
2016-6-11 2016-6-15 ¥2,374
2016-6-11 2016-6-16 ¥2,374
Shandong Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
2016-6-6 2016-6-14 ¥4,117
2016-6-9 2016-6-13 ¥4,117
Shanghai Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
2016-5-31 2016-6-8 ¥1,993
2016-6-1 2016-6-8 ¥1,993
2016-6-2 2016-6-7 ¥1,993
2016-6-2 2016-6-8 ¥1,993
2016-6-13 2016-6-15 ¥1,993
Shenzhen Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
2016-7-2 2016-7-8 ¥3,888
Xiamen Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
2016-6-9 2016-6-12 ¥4,340

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 ¥1,921.

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 ¥1,790 ¥2,269
7-14 days ¥1,993 ¥2,301
14-21 days ¥1,993 ¥2,085
21-30 days ¥1,993 ¥2,085
30-60 days ¥1,993 ¥2,144
60-90 days ¥2,170 ¥2,354
90+ days ¥1,790 ¥2,085

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
¥1,934 ¥1,829 ¥1,790 ¥1,790 ¥1,993 ¥2,039 ¥2,033

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
May Shanghai Seoul China Southern 16-5-31 16-6-8 0 ¥1,829
June Shanghai Seoul China Southern 16-6-1 16-6-8 0 ¥1,790
July Shanghai Seoul Shanghai 16-7-3 16-7-8 0 ¥2,295
August Shanghai Seoul China Southern 16-8-30 16-9-7 0 ¥2,085
September Shanghai Seoul China Southern 16-9-6 16-9-8 0 ¥1,790
October Shanghai Seoul China Southern 16-10-5 16-10-12 0 ¥1,790
November Shanghai Seoul China Southern 16-11-1 16-11-3 0 ¥1,790
December Shanghai Seoul China Southern 16-12-5 16-12-7 0 ¥1,790

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
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
¥1,843
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
¥1,843 ¥2,072
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
¥2,072 ¥2,085
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
¥2,085 ¥2,144
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
¥2,144 ¥2,190
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
¥2,190

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 ¥3,167.

The average price for non-stop flights from Shanghai to Seoul is ¥2,170.

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 08:25 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

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Shanghai to Seoul (SHA to SEL)

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 ¥2,046.

The average price for round trip flights from Shanghai to Seoul is ¥3,075.

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 52 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: 2016-5-27 下午7:45

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 TPE 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
Shandong YNT X X X X X X X
Thai BKK X X X X X X X
Thai BKK / HKG 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, China United, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥2,315
Shanghai to Dalian Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥2,157
Shanghai to Qingdao Sichuan, Spring, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥1,541

Cheap International Flights from Shanghai - SHA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
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 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 Jeju Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, Korean, Jin Air, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥1,777
Shanghai to Busan Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥1,993
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 Daegu Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, T'Way Air, Shenzhen ¥2,000
Shanghai to Fukuoka Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, JAL, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Shandong ¥1,102
Shanghai to Cheongju Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥3,416
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 Okinawa Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Jetstar Japan, Juneyao, Hainan, JAL, Xiamen, Peach, China Eastern, All Nippon, JTA, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥1,921
Shanghai to Sapporo Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Jetstar Japan, Juneyao, Hainan, JAL, Vanilla, Xiamen, Peach, China Eastern, All Nippon, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥2,301
Shanghai to Macau Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Air Macau, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥1,174
Shanghai to Gwangju Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Korean, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥3,259
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 Kuala Lumpur AirAsia, Air China, China Southern, AirAsia X, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Malindo, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥1,751

Cheap International Flights to Seoul - SEL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Nanjing to Seoul Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥1,934
Hangzhou to Seoul Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Eastar Jet, Shenzhen ¥1,993
Ningbo to Seoul Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Tianjin, Hainan, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Eastar Jet, Shenzhen ¥1,993
Wuxi to Seoul Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥1,993
Yancheng to Seoul Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥2,905
Nantong to Seoul Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Korean, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥2,918
Yiwu to Seoul Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥2,039
Changzhou to Seoul Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥2,033
Zhoushan to Seoul Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥2,760
Hangzhou to Cheongju Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shenzhen ¥2,885
Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Seoul, KR, South Korea, from ¥273 Round trip from SHA to SEL