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Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Seoul, KR, South Korea - SHA to SEL Last modified: Aug 29, 2016 1:53 AM

Popular flights from Shanghai to Seoul Last modified: Aug 29, 2016 1:53 AM

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China Southern
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Mon 10/17
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Thu 10/27
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CN¥1,876
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China Southern
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Mon 10/24
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Tue 11/1
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CN¥1,876
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China Southern
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Sun 11/13
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Tue 11/22
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CN¥1,876
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China Southern
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Tue 11/15
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Thu 11/17
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CN¥1,876
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China Southern
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Fri 11/25
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Sun 12/11
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CN¥1,876
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China Eastern
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Sat 12/24
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Sun 12/25
1 stop
CN¥1,923
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Shanghai
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Sun 11/6
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Sat 11/12
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CN¥2,070
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Shanghai
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Tue 11/15
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Thu 11/17
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CN¥2,070
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Shanghai
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Wed 11/23
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Thu 12/8
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CN¥2,070
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Shanghai
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Thu 12/8
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Thu 12/15
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CN¥2,070
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Shanghai
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Thu 12/8
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Thu 12/22
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CN¥2,070
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Korean
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Wed 9/7
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Fri 9/16
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CN¥2,263
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Korean
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Thu 9/8
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Thu 9/22
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CN¥2,263
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Korean
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Sat 9/10
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Sun 9/11
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CN¥2,263
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Korean
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Sat 9/10
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CN¥2,263
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Korean
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Mon 9/12
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CN¥2,263
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Air Macau
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Tue 8/30
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Fri 9/2
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CN¥2,303
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Air Macau
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Air Macau
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Air Macau
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Air Macau
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Asiana
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Mon 11/14
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CN¥2,497
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Air China
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CN¥2,917
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Vietnam
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CN¥3,418
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Vietnam
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CN¥3,418
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Vietnam
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Vietnam
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CN¥3,418
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Vietnam
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CN¥3,418
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Shenzhen
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Tue 10/25
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Wed 10/26
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CN¥3,545
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Shenzhen
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CN¥3,545
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Xiamen
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CN¥4,146
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Shandong
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CN¥4,179
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Shandong
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Thu 9/22
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CN¥4,179
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China Airlines
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Fri 9/23
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CN¥5,347
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China Airlines
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CN¥5,347
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China Airlines
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CN¥5,347
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China Airlines
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CN¥5,347
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China Airlines
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Sun 12/25
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Sun 1/1
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CN¥5,347
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EVA Air
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Wed 9/14
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Sat 9/17
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CN¥5,894
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EVA Air
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Wed 10/26
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CN¥5,894
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EVA Air
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Thai
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CN¥7,430
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Thai
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CN¥7,430
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Thai
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All Nippon
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CN¥9,192
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All Nippon
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CN¥9,192
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JAL
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CN¥10,841
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Singapore
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CN¥32,287
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Lufthansa
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CN¥80,446
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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 CN¥1,883.

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 CN¥1,936 CN¥2,096
7-14 days CN¥1,889 CN¥2,090
14-21 days CN¥1,889 CN¥2,210
21-30 days CN¥1,889 CN¥2,090
30-60 days CN¥1,876 CN¥2,090
60-90 days CN¥1,876 CN¥2,103
90+ days CN¥1,876 CN¥1,923

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
CN¥1,876 CN¥1,876 CN¥1,889 CN¥1,889 CN¥1,876 CN¥1,889 CN¥1,876

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
August Shanghai Seoul China Southern 8/31/16 9/20/16 0 CN¥2,036
September Shanghai Seoul China Southern 9/5/16 9/19/16 0 CN¥1,889
October Shanghai Seoul China Southern 10/17/16 10/27/16 0 CN¥1,876
November Shanghai Seoul China Southern 11/13/16 11/22/16 0 CN¥1,876
December Shanghai Seoul China Southern 12/2/16 12/9/16 0 CN¥1,876
January Shanghai Seoul China Southern 1/2/17 1/5/17 0 CN¥1,889
February Shanghai Seoul China Southern 2/4/17 2/16/17 0 CN¥1,936
March Shanghai Seoul China Southern 3/19/17 3/21/17 0 CN¥1,876

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
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
CN¥2,090
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
CN¥2,090 CN¥2,090
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
CN¥2,090 CN¥2,090
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
CN¥2,090 CN¥1,990
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
CN¥1,990 CN¥2,470
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
CN¥2,470

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 CN¥4,693.

The average price for non-stop flights from Shanghai to Seoul is CN¥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 08:15 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

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 CN¥4,780.

The average price for round trip flights from Shanghai to Seoul is CN¥4,579.

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: 215Last modified: Aug 29, 2016 1:53 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 KHH 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 TNA 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, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Hong Kong, Capital Airlines, JAL, Dragonair, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air Macau, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen CN¥2,343
Shanghai to Dalian Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, Dragonair, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen CN¥2,210
Shanghai to Qingdao Sichuan, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, JAL, Dragonair, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen CN¥1,589

Cheap International Flights from Shanghai - SHA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Shanghai to Tokyo Sichuan, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, TransAsia, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, Hong Kong, JAL, Dragonair, Korean, Lufthansa, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air Macau, Austrian, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Shandong, Singapore, Thai, Vietnam, Shenzhen CN¥1,262
Shanghai to Osaka Sichuan, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hong Kong, JAL, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air Macau, Asiana, Philippine, Shandong, Singapore, Thai, Vietnam, Shenzhen CN¥1,482
Shanghai to Jeju Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Juneyao, JAL, Dragonair, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shenzhen CN¥1,863
Shanghai to Busan Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, JAL, Dragonair, Korean, China Eastern, Asiana, Thai, Vietnam CN¥2,050
Shanghai to Taipei Sichuan, UNI Air, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, TransAsia, Juneyao, Hainan, Hong Kong, JAL, Dragonair, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air Macau, Asiana, Shandong, Singapore, Thai, Vietnam, Shenzhen CN¥1,396
Shanghai to Bangkok Sichuan, Cebu Pacific, Air India, Royal Brunei, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Garuda, Juneyao, Hainan, Hong Kong, JAL, Korean, Lufthansa, Xiamen, Malaysia, Mihin Lanka, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air Macau, Austrian, Orient Thai, Asiana, Philippine, Shandong, Singapore, Thai, Srilankan, Vietnam, Mesaba, Shenzhen CN¥1,836
Shanghai to Manila Cebu Pacific, Alitalia, Royal Brunei, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, JAL, Dragonair, Korean, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air Macau, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, Thai, Vietnam, AirAsia Zest CN¥1,409
Shanghai to Daegu Air China, China Southern, Korean, China Eastern, Asiana CN¥2,096
Shanghai to Fukuoka EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Juneyao, JAL, Dragonair, Korean, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air Macau, Asiana, Philippine, Thai, Vietnam CN¥1,175
Shanghai to Cheongju Air China, China Southern, Korean, China Eastern, Asiana CN¥2,670
Shanghai to Hong Kong Air India, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Garuda, Juneyao, Hainan, Hong Kong, JAL, Dragonair, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Asiana, Philippine, S7, Singapore, Vietnam, Virgin Atlantic CN¥1,289
Shanghai to Okinawa EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, Juneyao, Hong Kong, JAL, Dragonair, Korean, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana CN¥2,190
Shanghai to Sapporo EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, Hong Kong, JAL, Korean, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air Macau, Asiana, Thai, Shenzhen CN¥2,203
Shanghai to Macau EVA Air, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air Macau, Asiana, Philippine, Thai, Shenzhen CN¥1,509
Shanghai to Gwangju Korean, Asiana CN¥3,371
Shanghai to Ho Chi Minh City EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Garuda, JAL, Angkor Air, Korean, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, Thai, Vietnam CN¥1,816
Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur Alitalia, British Airways, Royal Brunei, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, AirAsia X, Shanghai, Garuda, JAL, Korean, Lufthansa, Xiamen, Malaysia, Mihin Lanka, China Eastern, All Nippon, Philippine, Singapore, Thai, Srilankan, Vietnam CN¥1,903

Cheap International Flights to Seoul - SEL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Nanjing to Seoul UNI Air, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, JAL, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Air Macau, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen CN¥1,829
Hangzhou to Seoul EVA Air, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Tianjin, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air Macau, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen CN¥2,070
Ningbo to Seoul Air China, Cathay, China Southern, China Eastern, Air Macau, Shandong CN¥2,090
Wuxi to Seoul Air China, China Southern, China Eastern, All Nippon, Shenzhen CN¥2,090
Yancheng to Seoul Air China, China Southern, China Eastern, Asiana CN¥2,190
Nantong to Seoul Sichuan, EVA Air, Air China, China Eastern, Shenzhen CN¥2,670
Yiwu to Seoul Air China, China Southern, China Eastern, Shenzhen CN¥2,090
Changzhou to Seoul Air China, China Southern, China Eastern, Shenzhen CN¥1,896
Zhoushan to Seoul Air China, China Southern, Xiamen, China Eastern Check Dates
Hangzhou to Cheongju Air China, China Southern, Capital Airlines, Korean, China Eastern CN¥2,650
Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Seoul, KR, South Korea, from CN¥1,876 Round trip from SHA to SEL