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Shanghai to Chennai Last modified: Apr 3, 2020 5:41 -04:00

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

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How Much is a Flight from Shanghai to Chennai?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Shanghai to Chennai, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be CN¥6,132.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Chennai?

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 Chennai 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 Chennai?

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

Cheapest Day To Fly from Shanghai to Chennai

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 Chennai is Saturday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

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Compare Flight Prices from Shanghai to Chennai 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 Chennai flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
February Shanghai Chennai Srilankan 2/9/20 2/21/20 2 CN¥6,862
March Shanghai Chennai Malaysia 3/26/20 3/29/20 1 CN¥4,608
April Shanghai Chennai Srilankan 4/17/20 4/21/20 1 CN¥4,282
May Shanghai Chennai Air India 5/8/20 5/15/20 1 CN¥4,863
May Shanghai Chennai Srilankan 5/7/20 5/14/20 1 CN¥4,303
June Shanghai Chennai Air India 6/9/20 6/14/20 1 CN¥4,884
July Shanghai Chennai Malaysia 7/3/20 7/18/20 1 CN¥4,629
August Shanghai Chennai Malaysia 8/18/20 8/21/20 1 CN¥4,664

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Shanghai to Chennai

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

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Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Shanghai to Chennai

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 Chennai is CN¥4,735.

The average price for direct flights from Shanghai to Chennai is not available.

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Shanghai to Chennai

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 Chennai. 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 Chennai is CN¥3,431.

The average price for round trip flights from Shanghai to Chennai is CN¥4,735.

Shanghai to Chennai Flight Questions

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

Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Shanghai to Chennai?
Answer: Singapore, SG

Airlines in Shanghai flying to Chennai Last modified: Apr 3, 2020 5:41 -04:00Number of routes searched: 16Number of itineraries searched: 74,042

Wondering which airlines fly out of Shanghai to Chennai? We've gathered the average price of Shanghai airlines with flights to Chennai. 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 Chennai
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Air India DEL
British Airways LHR
Cathay HKG
Emirates DXB
Etihad AUH
Lufthansa FRA
Malaysia KUL
All Nippon NRT
Singapore SIN
Thai BKK
Srilankan CMB
Air India DEL / BOM
Air India DEL / COK
Lufthansa MUC / FRA
All Nippon FUK / NRT

Shanghai to Chennai Airports

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