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Flights from Shanghai to Tokyo, Japan Last modified: Sep 28, 2016 2:38 AM

Shanghai to Tokyo Last modified: Sep 28, 2016 2:38 AM

We've scanned 26,771,905,517 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Shanghai to Tokyo. All Nippon & Juneyao frequently offer the best deals on Shanghai to Tokyo flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

All Nippon
SHATYO
Tue 11/8
nonstop
TYOSHA
Thu 11/17
nonstop
CN¥1,281
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All Nippon
SHATYO
Wed 11/9
nonstop
TYOSHA
Tue 11/15
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CN¥1,281
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All Nippon
SHATYO
Wed 11/9
nonstop
TYOSHA
Wed 11/16
nonstop
CN¥1,281
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All Nippon
SHATYO
Wed 11/9
nonstop
TYOSHA
Thu 11/17
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CN¥1,281
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All Nippon
SHATYO
Wed 11/9
nonstop
TYOSHA
Sat 11/19
nonstop
CN¥1,281
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Juneyao
SHATYO
Thu 10/6
nonstop
TYOSHA
Mon 10/10
nonstop
CN¥1,388
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Air China
SHATYO
Tue 10/4
nonstop
TYOSHA
Thu 10/13
nonstop
CN¥2,081
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Air China
SHATYO
Tue 10/4
nonstop
TYOSHA
Fri 10/14
nonstop
CN¥2,081
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Air China
SHATYO
Tue 10/4
nonstop
TYOSHA
Sat 10/15
nonstop
CN¥2,081
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Air China
SHATYO
Tue 10/4
nonstop
TYOSHA
Sun 10/16
nonstop
CN¥2,081
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Air China
SHATYO
Tue 10/4
nonstop
TYOSHA
Mon 10/17
nonstop
CN¥2,081
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China Eastern
SHATYO
Fri 10/7
nonstop
TYOSHA
Sun 10/16
nonstop
CN¥2,128
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China Eastern
SHATYO
Fri 10/7
nonstop
TYOSHA
Fri 10/21
nonstop
CN¥2,128
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China Eastern
SHATYO
Fri 10/7
nonstop
TYOSHA
Sat 10/22
nonstop
CN¥2,128
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China Eastern
SHATYO
Sat 10/8
nonstop
TYOSHA
Wed 10/19
nonstop
CN¥2,128
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China Eastern
SHATYO
Sat 10/8
nonstop
TYOSHA
Fri 10/21
nonstop
CN¥2,128
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China Southern
SHATYO
Thu 10/27
1 stop
TYOSHA
Mon 10/31
1 stop
CN¥2,188
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JAL
SHATYO
Thu 11/3
nonstop
TYOSHA
Tue 11/8
nonstop
CN¥2,502
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JAL
SHATYO
Sun 11/13
nonstop
TYOSHA
Fri 11/18
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CN¥2,502
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JAL
SHATYO
Tue 11/15
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TYOSHA
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CN¥2,502
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JAL
SHATYO
Wed 1/4
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TYOSHA
Mon 1/9
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CN¥2,502
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JAL
SHATYO
Tue 1/17
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TYOSHA
Wed 1/25
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CN¥2,502
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Korean
SHATYO
Wed 11/2
1 stop
TYOSHA
Wed 11/9
1 stop
CN¥2,702
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Korean
SHATYO
Sat 11/5
1 stop
TYOSHA
Mon 11/21
1 stop
CN¥2,702
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Korean
SHATYO
Mon 11/7
1 stop
TYOSHA
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Korean
SHATYO
Mon 11/7
1 stop
TYOSHA
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1 stop
CN¥2,702
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Korean
SHATYO
Fri 11/11
1 stop
TYOSHA
Thu 11/17
1 stop
CN¥2,702
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Shanghai
SHATYO
Wed 11/9
nonstop
TYOSHA
Wed 11/16
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CN¥2,822
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Shanghai
SHATYO
Thu 11/10
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TYOSHA
Mon 11/14
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CN¥2,822
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Shanghai
SHATYO
Fri 11/11
nonstop
TYOSHA
Thu 11/17
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CN¥2,822
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Shanghai
SHATYO
Sat 11/12
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TYOSHA
Sat 11/26
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CN¥2,822
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Shanghai
SHATYO
Thu 11/17
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TYOSHA
Mon 11/21
nonstop
CN¥2,822
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Shenzhen
SHATYO
Wed 10/12
1 stop
TYOSHA
Sat 10/22
1 stop
CN¥3,189
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Shenzhen
SHATYO
Wed 10/12
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TYOSHA
Sun 10/23
1 stop
CN¥3,189
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Asiana
SHATYO
Wed 10/5
1 stop
TYOSHA
Fri 10/14
1 stop
CN¥3,575
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Asiana
SHATYO
Sat 10/8
1 stop
TYOSHA
Wed 10/19
1 stop
CN¥3,575
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Asiana
SHATYO
Mon 10/10
1 stop
TYOSHA
Tue 10/18
1 stop
CN¥3,575
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Asiana
SHATYO
Sat 10/15
1 stop
TYOSHA
Sat 10/22
1 stop
CN¥3,575
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Asiana
SHATYO
Sat 10/15
1 stop
TYOSHA
Thu 10/27
1 stop
CN¥3,575
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China Airlines
SHATYO
Mon 10/31
1 stop
TYOSHA
Sat 11/5
1 stop
CN¥5,883
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Thai
SHATYO
Wed 10/5
1 stop
TYOSHA
Wed 10/12
1 stop
CN¥7,531
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Thai
SHATYO
Sat 10/8
1 stop
TYOSHA
Sat 10/15
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CN¥7,531
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Thai
SHATYO
Sun 10/9
1 stop
TYOSHA
Wed 10/12
1 stop
CN¥7,531
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Thai
SHATYO
Sun 10/9
1 stop
TYOSHA
Thu 10/13
1 stop
CN¥7,531
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Thai
SHATYO
Thu 10/13
1 stop
TYOSHA
Wed 10/19
1 stop
CN¥7,531
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EVA Air
SHATYO
Thu 11/3
1 stop
TYOSHA
Mon 11/7
1 stop
CN¥8,097
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EVA Air
SHATYO
Fri 11/4
1 stop
TYOSHA
Mon 11/7
1 stop
CN¥8,097
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How Much is a Flight from Shanghai to Tokyo?

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 CN¥1,281.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Tokyo?

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 Tokyo 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 Tokyo?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days CN¥2,081 CN¥2,382
7-14 days CN¥1,388 CN¥2,375
14-21 days CN¥2,128 CN¥2,375
21-30 days CN¥2,128 CN¥2,188
30-60 days CN¥1,281 CN¥1,301
60-90 days CN¥1,281 CN¥1,301
90+ days CN¥1,741 CN¥1,294

Cheapest Day To Fly from Shanghai to Tokyo

We've examined 26,779,839,826 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Shanghai to Tokyo is Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
CN¥1,281 CN¥1,281 CN¥1,281 CN¥1,281 CN¥1,281 CN¥1,281 CN¥1,281

Compare Flight Prices from Shanghai to Tokyo 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 Tokyo flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Shanghai Tokyo China Eastern 9/30/16 10/1/16 0 CN¥4,229
October Shanghai Tokyo Juneyao 10/6/16 10/10/16 0 CN¥1,388
November Shanghai Tokyo All Nippon 11/8/16 11/17/16 0 CN¥1,281
December Shanghai Tokyo All Nippon 12/1/16 12/9/16 0 CN¥1,281
January Shanghai Tokyo China Southern 1/12/17 1/24/17 1 CN¥2,375
February Shanghai Tokyo China Southern 2/1/17 2/13/17 1 CN¥2,375
March Shanghai Tokyo China Southern 3/1/17 3/8/17 1 CN¥2,375
April Shanghai Tokyo China Southern 4/4/17 4/10/17 1 CN¥2,375

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Shanghai to Tokyo

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Shanghai to Tokyo. 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¥4,489
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
CN¥4,489 CN¥1,388
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
CN¥1,388 CN¥2,135
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
CN¥2,135 CN¥2,135
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
CN¥2,135 CN¥2,128
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
CN¥2,128

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Shanghai to Tokyo

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 Tokyo is CN¥3,896.

The average price for direct flights from Shanghai to Tokyo is CN¥2,362.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Shanghai to Tokyo - By Carrier
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

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Shanghai to Tokyo

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 not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Shanghai to Tokyo is CN¥3,796.

Shanghai to Tokyo Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Shanghai to Tokyo?
Answer: The average Shanghai to Tokyo flight time is 2 hours and 52 minutes.
Question: How far is Tokyo from Shanghai?
Answer: The distance from Shanghai to Tokyo is 1,734 kilometers (1,078 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Shanghai to Tokyo?
Answer: There are 163 direct flights from Shanghai to Tokyo.
Question: What are the most popular Shanghai airlines for direct 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: Seoul, KR

Airlines in Shanghai flying to Tokyo Last modified: Sep 28, 2016 2:39 AMNumber of routes searched: 307Number of itineraries searched: 12,961,754

Wondering which airlines fly out of Shanghai to Tokyo? We've gathered the average price of Shanghai airlines with flights to Tokyo. 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 Tokyo
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Korean ICN
Korean PUS
Korean GMP
JAL KIX
Air China -
Hainan XIY
China Eastern NKG
China Southern CGQ
China Southern WUH
JAL NGO
China Southern CGO
China Southern CSX
China Southern HRB
Air Macau MFM
Xiamen FOC
Philippine MNL
EVA Air TPE
Vietnam HAN
Sichuan CTU
Air China SZX
EVA Air KHH
Vietnam SGN
Air China DLC
EVA Air TSA
Cathay HKG
Air China PEK
JAL OKJ
JAL KMQ
JAL FUK
Singapore SIN
Thai BKK
Air China TSN
Aeroflot SVO
Air India DEL
Shandong TNA
Lufthansa FRA
KLM AMS
Qantas SYD
Qatar DOH
Air France CDG
Finnair HEL
British Airways LHR
AirAsia X KUL
Ethiopian ADD
Etihad AUH
Garuda CGK
Garuda DPS
Lufthansa MUC
Swiss ZRH
All Nippon SDJ
Air New Zealand AKL
SAS CPH
Mesaba DMK

Shanghai to Tokyo Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Shanghai and Tokyo. 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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Flights from Hangzhou to Tokyo Air China, China Southern, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana CN¥2,128
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Flights from Wuxi to Tokyo Air China, China Southern, China Eastern, All Nippon, Shenzhen CN¥2,128
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Flights from Changzhou to Tokyo Air China, China Southern, China Eastern, Shenzhen CN¥2,128
Flights from Yancheng to Tokyo Air China, China Eastern, Asiana CN¥2,808
Flights from Nantong to Tokyo Air China, China Eastern, Shenzhen CN¥2,708
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¥1,454
Flights from Shanghai to Seoul Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, JAL, Korean, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Shenzhen CN¥1,788
Flights from Shanghai to Nagoya Finnair, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Juneyao, JAL, Korean, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Singapore, Thai CN¥1,281
Flights from Shanghai to Bangkok Sichuan, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Hong Kong, JAL, Korean, Lufthansa, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air Macau, Asiana, Philippine, Thai, Srilankan, Vietnam, Mesaba, Shenzhen CN¥1,354
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¥1,101
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¥1,501
Flights from Shanghai to Sapporo EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, JAL, Korean, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Thai CN¥2,201
Flights from Shanghai to Beijing Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Shandong, Shenzhen CN¥2,348
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¥2,048
Flights from Shanghai to Fukuoka Finnair, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Juneyao, JAL, Dragonair, Korean, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Singapore, Thai, Vietnam CN¥974
Flights from Shanghai to Komatsu EVA Air, JAL, Korean, China Eastern, All Nippon CN¥1,928
Flights from Shanghai to Okinawa EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, Juneyao, JAL, Dragonair, Korean, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana CN¥2,068
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¥948
Flights from Shanghai to Toyama China Southern, Shanghai, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana CN¥1,921
Flights from Shanghai to Sendai EVA Air, Air China, JAL, All Nippon, Asiana CN¥1,901
Flights from Hangzhou to Osaka Air China, China Southern, Hong Kong, Capital Airlines, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen CN¥1,461
Flights from Shanghai to Macau EVA Air, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air Macau, Asiana, Shenzhen CN¥994
Flights from Shanghai to Fukushima All Nippon CN¥1,915
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¥1,675
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¥1,701
Flights from Shanghai to Hiroshima Air China, JAL, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana CN¥1,928
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