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Kuala Lumpur to Shanghai Last modified: Aug 25, 2019 2:46 -04:00

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

China Southern
KULSHA
Thu 11/14
1 stop
SHAKUL
Sun 11/24
1 stop
MYR810
Xiamen
KULSHA
Tue 9/17
1 stop
SHAKUL
Tue 9/24
1 stop
MYR889
Cathay
KULSHA
Tue 9/17
1 stop
SHAKUL
Tue 9/24
1 stop
MYR1,086
Dragonair
KULSHA
Mon 9/16
1 stop
SHAKUL
Sun 9/29
1 stop
MYR1,091
AirAsia X
KULSHA
Tue 9/17
nonstop
SHAKUL
Tue 9/24
nonstop
MYR1,120
China Eastern
KULSHA
Wed 9/25
nonstop
SHAKUL
Sat 10/5
nonstop
MYR1,149

How Much is a Flight from Kuala Lumpur to Shanghai?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Kuala Lumpur to Shanghai, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be MYR894.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Kuala Lumpur 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 Kuala Lumpur 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 Kuala Lumpur to Shanghai?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days MYR1,531 MYR1,376
7-14 days MYR1,300 MYR952
14-21 days MYR1,296 MYR952
21-30 days MYR1,120 MYR889
30-60 days MYR1,149 MYR952
60-90 days MYR1,149 MYR810
90+ days MYR1,149 MYR952

Cheapest Day To Fly from Kuala Lumpur 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 Kuala Lumpur to Shanghai is Thursday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
MYR923MYR923MYR927MYR814MYR814MYR927MYR923

Compare Flight Prices from Kuala Lumpur 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 Kuala Lumpur to Shanghai flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
August Kuala Lumpur Shanghai Dragonair 8/26/19 8/29/19 1 MYR1,376
September Kuala Lumpur Shanghai Xiamen 9/6/19 9/10/19 1 MYR952
October Kuala Lumpur Shanghai Xiamen 10/1/19 10/6/19 1 MYR952
November Kuala Lumpur Shanghai China Southern 11/1/19 11/3/19 1 MYR814
December Kuala Lumpur Shanghai Xiamen 12/1/19 12/6/19 1 MYR952
January Kuala Lumpur Shanghai Shanghai 1/6/20 1/9/20 0 MYR1,149
February Kuala Lumpur Shanghai China Southern 2/18/20 2/25/20 1 MYR1,095
March Kuala Lumpur Shanghai China Southern 3/27/20 3/31/20 1 MYR1,095

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Shanghai

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Kuala Lumpur to Shanghai. 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 31
MYR1,376
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
MYR1,376 MYR952
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
MYR952 MYR952
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
MYR952 MYR952
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
MYR952 MYR1,376
29 30 1 2 3 4 5
MYR1,376

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Kuala Lumpur 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 Kuala Lumpur to Shanghai is MYR1,103.

The average price for direct flights from Kuala Lumpur to Shanghai is MYR1,187.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Shanghai - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
AirAsia X 2 2 1 2 2 1 1 13:40 18:05
Shanghai 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 11:10 20:55
Malaysia 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 03:40 14:45

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Kuala Lumpur 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 Kuala Lumpur 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 Kuala Lumpur to Shanghai is MYR768.

The average price for round trip flights from Kuala Lumpur to Shanghai is MYR1,095.

Kuala Lumpur to Shanghai Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Kuala Lumpur to Shanghai?
Answer: The average Kuala Lumpur to Shanghai flight time is 5 hours and 41 minutes.
Question: How far is Shanghai from Kuala Lumpur?
Answer: The distance from Kuala Lumpur to Shanghai is 3,793 kilometers (2,357 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Kuala Lumpur to Shanghai?
Answer: There are 38 direct flights from Kuala Lumpur to Shanghai.
Question: What are the most popular Kuala Lumpur airlines for direct flights from Kuala Lumpur to Shanghai?
Answer: Malaysia Airlines provides 36% of the non-stop flights between Kuala Lumpur and Shanghai.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Kuala Lumpur to Shanghai?
Answer: Hong Kong, HK

Airlines in Kuala Lumpur flying to Shanghai Last modified: Aug 25, 2019 2:46 -04:00Number of routes searched: 97Number of itineraries searched: 16,448,772

Wondering which airlines fly out of Kuala Lumpur to Shanghai? We've gathered the average price of Kuala Lumpur 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.

Kuala Lumpur to Shanghai
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Shanghai -
Malaysia -
China Eastern -
British Airways LHR
Royal Brunei BWN
EVA Air TPE
Air China PEK
Air China SZX
China Airlines TPE
Cathay HKG
China Southern CAN
China Southern CSX
Etihad AUH
Garuda CGK
Dragonair HKG
Korean ICN
Xiamen FOC
Xiamen XMN
Malaysia BKI
All Nippon HND
All Nippon NRT
Philippine MNL
Singapore SIN
Thai BKK
Vietnam HAN
Vietnam SGN
Shenzhen SZX

Kuala Lumpur to Shanghai Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Kuala Lumpur 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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