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Chengdu to Shanghai Last modified: Oct 22, 2019 3:02 -04:00

We've scanned 48,195,047,545 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Shanghai. China Eastern & Air China frequently offer the best deals to Shanghai flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

China Eastern
Fri 11/1
1 stop
Tue 11/5
1 stop
Air China
Tue 12/3
1 stop
Tue 12/17
1 stop
Fri 12/13
1 stop
Wed 12/18
1 stop
China Southern
Thu 10/24
Sun 10/27
Mon 12/2
Thu 12/5
Thu 10/24
Sun 10/27

How Much is a Flight from Chengdu to Shanghai?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Chengdu to Shanghai, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be CN¥2,230.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Chengdu to Shanghai?

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 Chengdu to Shanghai 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 Chengdu to Shanghai?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days CN¥3,624 CN¥2,527
7-14 days CN¥3,504 CN¥2,088
14-21 days CN¥3,504 CN¥2,279
21-30 days CN¥3,504 CN¥2,251
30-60 days CN¥3,504 CN¥2,244
60-90 days CN¥3,624 CN¥2,364
90+ days CN¥3,624 CN¥2,831

Cheapest Day To Fly from Chengdu to Shanghai

We've examined 57,595,778,181 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Chengdu to Shanghai is Friday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

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Compare Flight Prices from Chengdu to Shanghai 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 Chengdu to Shanghai flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
October Chengdu Shanghai Air China 10/28/19 11/11/19 1 CN¥2,265
November Chengdu Shanghai China Eastern 11/1/19 11/5/19 1 CN¥2,088
December Chengdu Shanghai Air China 12/8/19 12/12/19 1 CN¥2,244
January Chengdu Shanghai China Eastern 1/4/20 1/7/20 1 CN¥3,447
February Chengdu Shanghai China Southern 2/7/20 2/14/20 0 CN¥3,624
March Chengdu Shanghai China Eastern 3/22/20 3/30/20 1 CN¥2,923
April Chengdu Shanghai Air China 4/14/20 4/23/20 0 CN¥4,155
May Chengdu Shanghai Air China 5/25/20 6/8/20 0 CN¥4,317

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Chengdu to Shanghai

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Chengdu to Shanghai. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30 31 1 2
CN¥3,015 CN¥2,088
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
CN¥2,088 CN¥2,265
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
CN¥2,265 CN¥2,194
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
CN¥2,194 CN¥2,484
24 25 26 27 28 29 30

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Chengdu to Shanghai

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 Chengdu to Shanghai is CN¥3,829.

The average price for direct flights from Chengdu to Shanghai is CN¥3,942.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Chengdu to Shanghai - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Sichuan 1 2 2 3 1 3 2 07:30 12:20
Spring 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 08:40 08:40
Air China 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 02:50 16:00
China Southern 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 07:50 16:05
Chengdu 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 11:45 11:45
Shanghai 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 14:40 15:50
Juneyao 3 2 2 3 2 3 2 00:50 09:25
Hainan 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 03:00 03:00
China Eastern 12 11 11 11 11 11 11 01:30 12:00
Tibet 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 05:50 08:15

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Chengdu to Shanghai

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 Chengdu to Shanghai. 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 Chengdu to Shanghai is CN¥1,805.

The average price for round trip flights from Chengdu to Shanghai is CN¥3,532.

Chengdu to Shanghai Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Chengdu to Shanghai?
Answer: The average Chengdu to Shanghai flight time is 2 hours and 45 minutes.
Question: How far is Shanghai from Chengdu?
Answer: The distance from Chengdu to Shanghai is 1,657 kilometers (1,030 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Chengdu to Shanghai?
Answer: There are 228 direct flights from Chengdu to Shanghai.
Question: What are the most popular Chengdu airlines for direct flights from Chengdu to Shanghai?
Answer: China Eastern Airlines provides 34% of the non-stop flights between Chengdu and Shanghai.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Chengdu to Shanghai?
Answer: Taipei, TW

Airlines in Chengdu flying to Shanghai Last modified: Oct 22, 2019 3:02 -04:00Number of routes searched: 268Number of itineraries searched: 862,568

Wondering which airlines fly out of Chengdu to Shanghai? We've gathered the average price of Chengdu airlines with flights to Shanghai. 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.

Chengdu to Shanghai
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Sichuan -
Air China -
China Southern -
Shanghai -
Juneyao -
Hainan -
China Eastern -
Sichuan HRB
Sichuan KMG
Sichuan XIY
Air China BKK
Air China CAN
Air China CGO
Air China CGQ
China Airlines TPE
Cathay HKG
China Southern BKK
China Southern CAN
China Southern CGO
China Southern CGQ
Tianjin TSN
Hainan CAN
Hainan HAK
Hainan PEK
Hainan SZX
Hong Kong HKG
Dragonair HKG
Xiamen JJN
Xiamen CSX
Xiamen FOC
Xiamen XMN
China Eastern BKK
China Eastern CAN
China Eastern HFE
China Eastern HIA
All Nippon KIX
All Nippon NRT
Air Macau MFM
Asiana ICN
Shandong TAO
Shandong TNA
Thai Lion DMK
Thai BKK
Vietnam HAN
Shenzhen JJN
Shenzhen KHN
Shenzhen MFM
Shenzhen SZX

Chengdu to Shanghai Airports

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