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Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Tokyo, JP, Japan - SHA to TYO Last modified: Jul 2, 2016 1:44 AM

Popular flights from Shanghai to Tokyo Last modified: Jul 2, 2016 1:44 AM

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How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Shanghai to Tokyo (SHA to TYO)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Shanghai to Tokyo, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be CNY1,272.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Shanghai to Tokyo (SHA to TYO)?

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

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days CNY2,996 CNY2,270
7-14 days CNY3,249 CNY2,370
14-21 days CNY3,249 CNY3,069
21-30 days CNY2,117 CNY2,583
30-60 days CNY1,272 CNY2,137
60-90 days CNY1,272 CNY1,971
90+ days CNY1,272 CNY1,971

Cheapest Day To Fly from Shanghai to Tokyo

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
CNY1,272 CNY1,272 CNY1,272 CNY1,272 CNY1,272 CNY1,272 CNY1,272

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Shanghai to Tokyo

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
July Shanghai Tokyo China Eastern 7/27/16 8/2/16 0 CNY2,117
August Shanghai Tokyo All Nippon 8/30/16 9/2/16 0 CNY1,272
September Shanghai Tokyo All Nippon 9/1/16 9/4/16 0 CNY1,272
October Shanghai Tokyo All Nippon 10/4/16 10/11/16 0 CNY1,272
November Shanghai Tokyo Hainan 11/1/16 11/5/16 1 CNY1,971
December Shanghai Tokyo Hainan 12/2/16 12/7/16 1 CNY1,971
January Shanghai Tokyo China Southern 1/1/17 1/8/17 1 CNY2,370
February Shanghai Tokyo China Southern 2/1/17 2/13/17 1 CNY2,370

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

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 Tokyo.

Next 30 Days

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17 18 19 20 21 22 23
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24 25 26 27 28 29 30
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Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Shanghai to Tokyo (SHA to TYO)

Your Shanghai to Tokyo 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 Tokyo is CNY3,648.

The average price for non-stop flights from Shanghai to Tokyo is CNY2,177.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Shanghai to Tokyo
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Spring 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 19:05 19:05
Air China 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 10:00 17:20
Delta 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 10:10 10:10
Shanghai 1 1 2 1 2 1 2 09:05 20:50
Juneyao 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 20:55 20:55
JAL 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 09:00 16:05
China Eastern 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 09:05 17:15
All Nippon 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 01:45 17:05

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Shanghai to Tokyo (SHA to TYO)

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 Tokyo. 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 Tokyo is CNY3,129.

The average price for round trip flights from Shanghai to Tokyo is CNY3,482.

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Hangzhou to Tokyo Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Jetstar Japan, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, JAL, Vanilla, Xiamen, Peach, China Eastern, All Nippon, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY1,978
Nanjing to Tokyo Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Jetstar Japan, Juneyao, Hainan, JAL, Vanilla, Xiamen, Peach, China Eastern, All Nippon, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY1,971
Ningbo to Tokyo Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, JAL, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY2,424
Wuxi to Tokyo Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Jetstar Japan, Hainan, JAL, Vanilla, Xiamen, Peach, China Eastern, All Nippon, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY2,424
Yiwu to Tokyo Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, JAL, China Eastern, All Nippon, Shenzhen CNY3,662
Changzhou to Tokyo Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, JAL, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY2,430
Yancheng to Tokyo Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, JAL, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY3,355
Nantong to Tokyo Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, JAL, China Eastern, All Nippon, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY3,069
Shanghai to Osaka Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Jetstar Japan, Juneyao, Hainan, JAL, Vanilla, Xiamen, Peach, China Eastern, All Nippon, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY1,698
Shanghai to Seoul Sichuan, Air Busan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Eastar Jet, Shenzhen CNY1,824
Shanghai to Nagoya Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Jetstar Japan, Juneyao, Hainan, JAL, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, JTA, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY1,618
Shanghai to Bangkok Sichuan, Spring, Air China, China Southern, Thai AirAsia, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Xiamen, China Eastern, Orient Thai, Bangkok, Shandong, Thai, Srilankan, Mesaba, Xinhua, Shenzhen CNY1,638
Shanghai to Taipei Sichuan, Mandarin, UNI Air, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, China Southern, Shanghai, TransAsia, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY1,358
Shanghai to Manila Sichuan, Cebu Pacific, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Philippine, Shandong, AirAsia Zest, Shenzhen CNY1,545
Shanghai to Sapporo Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Jetstar Japan, Juneyao, Hainan, JAL, Vanilla, Peach, China Eastern, All Nippon, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY2,204
Shanghai to Beijing Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY2,324
Shanghai to Jeju Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Korean, Jin Air, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY2,044
Shanghai to Busan Air Busan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Korean, Jin Air, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY2,037
Shanghai to Fukuoka Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Jetstar Japan, Juneyao, Hainan, JAL, Vanilla, Xiamen, Peach, China Eastern, All Nippon, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY1,165
Shanghai to Komatsu Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, JAL, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY1,911
Shanghai to Okinawa Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Jetstar Japan, Juneyao, Hainan, JAL, Vanilla, Xiamen, Peach, China Eastern, All Nippon, JTA, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY2,204
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 CNY1,212
Shanghai to Toyama Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, JAL, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Shandong CNY1,911
Shanghai to Sendai Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, JAL, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Shandong CNY1,931
Hangzhou to Osaka Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Capital Airlines, JAL, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY2,097
Shanghai to Macau Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Air Macau, Shandong, Xinhua, Shenzhen CNY1,199
Shanghai to Fukushima Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, JAL, China Eastern, All Nippon CNY2,909
Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur Sichuan, AirAsia, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Malindo, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY1,938
Shanghai to Ho Chi Minh City Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Vietjet, Vietnam, Xinhua, Shenzhen CNY1,731
Shanghai to Hiroshima Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Jetstar Japan, Hainan, JAL, Xiamen, Peach, China Eastern, All Nippon, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY1,911

Airports for Your Route

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

Shanghai to Tokyo Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Shanghai to Tokyo?
Answer: The average Shanghai to Tokyo flight time is 2 hours and 52 minutes.
Question: How many kilometers are there between Shanghai and Tokyo?
Answer: The distance from Shanghai to Tokyo is 1734 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from Shanghai to Tokyo?
Answer: There are 164 direct flights from Shanghai to Tokyo.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Shanghai to Tokyo?
Answer: China Eastern Airlines provides 25% of the non-stop flights between Shanghai and Tokyo.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Shanghai to Tokyo?
Answer: Hong Kong, HK
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