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Shanghai to Chengdu Last modified: Dec 11, 2019 2:05 -05:00

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

Air China
Sun 3/15
1 stop
Tue 3/17
1 stop
China Eastern
Fri 12/27
1 stop
Mon 12/30
1 stop
Thu 1/9
1 stop
Mon 1/13
1 stop
Wed 1/1
1 stop
Fri 1/3
1 stop
China Southern
Wed 1/1
Sat 1/4
Wed 1/1
1 stop
Fri 1/3
1 stop

How Much is a Flight from Shanghai to Chengdu?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Shanghai to Chengdu, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be CN¥2,294.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Chengdu?

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 Chengdu 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 Chengdu?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days CN¥3,505 CN¥2,344
7-14 days CN¥3,505 CN¥2,421
14-21 days CN¥3,505 CN¥2,344
21-30 days CN¥3,505 CN¥2,365
30-60 days CN¥3,624 CN¥2,365
60-90 days CN¥3,624 CN¥2,217
90+ days CN¥3,624 CN¥2,210

Cheapest Day To Fly from Shanghai to Chengdu

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 Shanghai to Chengdu is Monday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday

Compare Flight Prices from Shanghai to Chengdu 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 Chengdu flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
December Shanghai Chengdu Air China 12/14/19 12/17/19 1 CN¥2,344
January Shanghai Chengdu Air China 1/1/20 1/3/20 1 CN¥2,358
February Shanghai Chengdu Air China 2/24/20 3/9/20 1 CN¥2,217
March Shanghai Chengdu Air China 3/15/20 3/17/20 1 CN¥2,210
April Shanghai Chengdu Air China 4/9/20 4/13/20 1 CN¥2,365
May Shanghai Chengdu Air China 5/16/20 5/21/20 1 CN¥2,470
June Shanghai Chengdu Air China 6/20/20 6/28/20 1 CN¥2,365
July Shanghai Chengdu Air China 7/22/20 8/5/20 0 CN¥4,335

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Shanghai to Chengdu

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

Next 30 Days

8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
CN¥2,344 CN¥2,900
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
CN¥2,900 CN¥2,759
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
CN¥2,759 CN¥3,090
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
CN¥3,090 CN¥2,864
12 13 14 15 16 17 18

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Shanghai to Chengdu

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 Chengdu is CN¥2,836.

The average price for direct flights from Shanghai to Chengdu is CN¥3,955.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Shanghai to Chengdu - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Sichuan 4 3 3 4 4 3 4 04:55 14:55
Spring 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 04:10 04:10
Air Apls 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 04:15 04:15
Air China 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 02:35 16:30
China Southern 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 03:10 11:25
Chengdu 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 15:40 15:40
Shanghai 2 3 2 2 2 3 2 06:20 11:10
Juneyao 2 2 3 2 3 2 3 03:05 17:35
Hainan 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 06:35 06:35
China Eastern 12 11 11 11 11 11 11 03:00 16:35
Tibet 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 09:45 12:05

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Shanghai to Chengdu

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 Chengdu. 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 Chengdu is CN¥1,837.

The average price for round trip flights from Shanghai to Chengdu is CN¥2,935.

Shanghai to Chengdu Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Shanghai to Chengdu?
Answer: The average Shanghai to Chengdu flight time is 3 hours and 31 minutes.
Question: How far is Chengdu from Shanghai?
Answer: The distance from Shanghai to Chengdu is 1,657 kilometers (1,030 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Shanghai to Chengdu?
Answer: There are 248 direct flights from Shanghai to Chengdu.
Question: What are the most popular Shanghai airlines for direct flights from Shanghai to Chengdu?
Answer: China Eastern Airlines provides 31% of the non-stop flights between Shanghai and Chengdu.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Shanghai to Chengdu?
Answer: Taipei, TW

Airlines in Shanghai flying to Chengdu Last modified: Dec 11, 2019 2:05 -05:00Number of routes searched: 200Number of itineraries searched: 260,781

Wondering which airlines fly out of Shanghai to Chengdu? We've gathered the average price of Shanghai airlines with flights to Chengdu. 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 Chengdu
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 CAN
Air China CGQ
Air China CSX
Air China DLC
China Airlines TPE
Cathay HKG
China Southern CAN
China Southern CGO
China Southern CGQ
China Southern CSX
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 DSN
China Eastern HFE
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 MFM
Shenzhen SZX

Shanghai to Chengdu Airports

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