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Flights from Shanghai to Tokyo, Japan Last modified: Jan 21, 2017 3:11 -05:00

Shanghai to Tokyo Last modified: Jan 21, 2017 3:11 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 29,455,725,213 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Tokyo. All Nippon & Juneyao frequently offer the best deals to Tokyo flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

All Nippon
SHATYO
Sat 3/4
nonstop
TYOSHA
Tue 3/14
nonstop
CN¥1,429
Juneyao
SHATYO
Thu 3/9
nonstop
TYOSHA
Mon 3/13
nonstop
CN¥1,766
China Eastern
SHATYO
Tue 2/21
1 stop
TYOSHA
Fri 2/24
1 stop
CN¥2,130
China Southern
SHATYO
Sat 2/25
1 stop
TYOSHA
Mon 2/27
1 stop
CN¥2,247
JAL
SHATYO
Mon 4/24
nonstop
TYOSHA
Sat 5/6
nonstop
CN¥2,494
Korean
SHATYO
Mon 4/24
1 stop
TYOSHA
Sat 5/6
1 stop
CN¥2,673

How Much is a Flight from Shanghai to Tokyo? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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¥1,498.

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 think 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? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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¥4,541 CN¥3,339
7-14 days CN¥2,892 CN¥2,563
14-21 days CN¥2,240 CN¥2,343
21-30 days CN¥2,240 CN¥2,254
30-60 days CN¥1,429 CN¥1,443
60-90 days CN¥2,473 CN¥2,363
90+ days CN¥1,484 CN¥1,855

Cheapest Day To Fly from Shanghai to Tokyo Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've examined 29,464,553,548 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¥1,429 CN¥1,429 CN¥1,429 CN¥1,429 CN¥1,910 CN¥1,429 CN¥1,429

Compare Flight Prices from Shanghai to Tokyo by Month Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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
January Shanghai Tokyo China Southern 1/31/17 2/15/17 1 CN¥3,236
February Shanghai Tokyo China Eastern 2/21/17 2/24/17 1 CN¥2,130
March Shanghai Tokyo All Nippon 3/4/17 3/14/17 0 CN¥1,429
April Shanghai Tokyo China Southern 4/9/17 4/22/17 1 CN¥2,363
May Shanghai Tokyo China Southern 5/1/17 5/14/17 1 CN¥2,363
June Shanghai Tokyo China Southern 6/24/17 6/28/17 1 CN¥2,185
July Shanghai Tokyo Peach 7/1/17 7/10/17 0 CN¥1,484
August Shanghai Tokyo China Southern 8/3/17 8/12/17 1 CN¥2,370

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Shanghai to Tokyo Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
CN¥3,902
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
CN¥3,902 CN¥3,098
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
CN¥3,098 CN¥2,556
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
CN¥2,556 CN¥2,370
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
CN¥2,370 CN¥2,247
26 27 28 1 2 3 4
CN¥2,247

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Shanghai to Tokyo Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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¥2,363.

The average price for direct flights from Shanghai to Tokyo is CN¥2,508.

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 21:10 21:10
Air China 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 09:55 17:20
Major Airlines 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 11:40 11:40
Shanghai 1 1 2 1 2 1 2 09:10 20:50
Juneyao 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 21:40 21:40
JAL 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 08:50 18:25
Peach 1 0 1 0 1 1 1 01:25 01:25
China Eastern 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 09:10 17:10
All Nippon 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 01:45 17:25

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Shanghai to Tokyo Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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¥2,260.

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 45 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 169 direct flights from Shanghai to Tokyo.
Question: What are the most popular Shanghai airlines for direct flights from Shanghai to Tokyo?
Answer: All Nippon Airways provides 24% 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: Jan 21, 2017 3:11 -05:00Number of routes searched: 291Number of itineraries searched: 15,875,163

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
Spring -
Air China -
China Southern -
Shanghai -
Juneyao -
JAL -
Peach -
China Eastern -
All Nippon -
Sichuan CTU
Air France CDG
Air India DEL
Finnair HEL
Alitalia FCO
British Airways LHR
EVA Air KHH
EVA Air TPE
EVA Air TSA
Air China CAN
Air China PEK
Air China CTU
Air China DLC
China Airlines KHH
China Airlines TPE
China Airlines TSA
Cathay HKG
China Southern CAN
China Southern KWE
China Southern PEK
China Southern CGO
AirAsia X KUL
Ethiopian ADD
Garuda CGK
Garuda DPS
Tianjin TSN
Hainan PEK
Hainan XIY
Hong Kong HKG
JAL AKJ
JAL CTS
JAL FUK
JAL HIJ
Dragonair HKG
Korean ICN
Korean PUS
Korean GMP
KLM AMS
Lufthansa FRA
Lufthansa MUC
Swiss ZRH
Xiamen FOC
Xiamen XMN
Malaysia BKI
Malaysia KUL
Peach KIX
China Eastern CAN
China Eastern PEK
China Eastern DLC
China Eastern NKG
All Nippon FUK
All Nippon KIX
All Nippon NGO
All Nippon SDJ
Air Macau MFM
Air New Zealand AKL
Asiana ICN
Asiana PUS
Asiana GMP
Philippine MNL
Qantas SYD
Qatar DOH
Shandong TAO
Shandong TNA
SAS CPH
Singapore SIN
Thai BKK
Srilankan CMB
Vietnam HAN
Vietnam SGN
Shenzhen CAN
Shenzhen SZX

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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