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Flights from Shanghai to Urumqi, China Last modified: Dec 8, 2016 2:51 -05:00

Shanghai to Urumqi Last modified: Dec 8, 2016 2:51 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 28,606,896,885 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Shanghai to Urumqi. China Southern & Sichuan frequently offer the best deals on Shanghai to Urumqi flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

China Southern
SHAURC
Fri 12/9
3 stops
URCSHA
Sat 12/17
3 stops
CN¥5,236
Sichuan
SHAURC
Fri 12/9
1 stop
URCSHA
Sat 12/17
1 stop
CN¥5,697
China Eastern
SHAURC
Sat 1/14
nonstop
URCSHA
Wed 1/25
nonstop
CN¥6,428
Shanghai
SHAURC
Fri 12/9
nonstop
URCSHA
Sat 12/17
nonstop
CN¥6,434
Air China
SHAURC
Fri 12/9
1 stop
URCSHA
Sat 12/17
1 stop
CN¥6,862
Shenzhen
SHAURC
Fri 12/9
1 stop
URCSHA
Sat 12/17
1 stop
CN¥6,930

How Much is a Flight from Shanghai to Urumqi? 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 Urumqi, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be CN¥5,835.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Urumqi?

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 Urumqi 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 Urumqi? 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 Urumqi.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days CN¥6,434 CN¥5,236
7-14 days CN¥0 CN¥0
14-21 days CN¥0 CN¥0
21-30 days CN¥6,565 CN¥5,339
30-60 days CN¥6,428 CN¥6,428
60-90 days CN¥0 CN¥0
90+ days CN¥6,111 CN¥5,353

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

We've examined 28,615,420,584 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Shanghai to Urumqi is Friday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
CN¥5,236 CN¥6,428

Compare Flight Prices from Shanghai to Urumqi 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 Urumqi flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
December Shanghai Urumqi China Southern 12/9/16 12/17/16 2 CN¥5,236
January Shanghai Urumqi China Southern 1/6/17 1/13/17 2 CN¥5,339
May Shanghai Urumqi Shanghai 5/19/17 5/30/17 0 CN¥6,111
June Shanghai Urumqi China Eastern 6/13/17 6/25/17 0 CN¥6,262
August Shanghai Urumqi China Southern 8/26/17 9/2/17 2 CN¥5,353

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Shanghai to Urumqi 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 Urumqi. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
CN¥5,392
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
CN¥5,392 CN¥5,893
25 26 27 28 29 30 31
CN¥5,893

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Shanghai to Urumqi 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 Urumqi is CN¥6,007.

The average price for direct flights from Shanghai to Urumqi is CN¥6,304.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Shanghai to Urumqi - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
China Southern 5 4 5 5 4 5 5 08:25 18:25
Shanghai 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 13:30 13:30
Juneyao 1 2 1 2 1 1 2 10:20 13:05
Hainan 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 09:00 09:00
China Eastern 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 06:45 09:30
Shandong 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 18:15 18:15

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Shanghai to Urumqi 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 Urumqi. 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 Urumqi is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Shanghai to Urumqi is CN¥5,656.

Shanghai to Urumqi Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Shanghai to Urumqi?
Answer: The average Shanghai to Urumqi flight time is 5 hours and 41 minutes.
Question: How far is Urumqi from Shanghai?
Answer: The distance from Shanghai to Urumqi is 3,271 kilometers (2,033 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Shanghai to Urumqi?
Answer: There are 78 direct flights from Shanghai to Urumqi.
Question: What are the most popular Shanghai airlines for direct flights from Shanghai to Urumqi?
Answer: China Southern Airlines provides 42% of the non-stop flights between Shanghai and Urumqi.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Shanghai to Urumqi?
Answer: Chengdu, CN

Airlines in Shanghai flying to Urumqi Last modified: Dec 8, 2016 2:51 -05:00Number of routes searched: 106Number of itineraries searched: 8,899

Wondering which airlines fly out of Shanghai to Urumqi? We've gathered the average price of Shanghai airlines with flights to Urumqi. 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 Urumqi
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
China Southern -
Shanghai -
Juneyao -
Hainan -
China Eastern -
Sichuan CKG
Sichuan CTU
Sichuan XIY
Air China CTU
Air China INC
Air China LHW
Air China PEK
Air China TAO
China Airlines TPE
China Southern CAN
China Southern CGO
China Southern CTU
China Southern ICN
Shanghai LHW
Tianjin TSN
Hainan CAN
Hainan CSX
Hainan PEK
Hainan XIY
Korean ICN
Xiamen FOC
Xiamen XMN
China Eastern CGO
China Eastern CTU
China Eastern HMI
China Eastern LHW
S7 OVB
Shandong TAO
Shandong XMN
Shenzhen CTU
Shenzhen PEK

Shanghai to Urumqi Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Shanghai and Urumqi. 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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