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Shanghai to Seoul Last modified: Aug 23, 2019 2:10 -04:00

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

China Southern
Mon 10/21
Sun 10/27
Sat 9/7
1 stop
Sat 9/14
1 stop
China Eastern
Wed 8/28
Fri 8/30
Thu 9/5
Tue 9/10
Mon 10/21
Sun 10/27
Sun 9/1
Mon 9/2

How Much is a Flight from Shanghai to Seoul?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Shanghai to Seoul, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be CN¥1,845.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Seoul?

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 Seoul 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 Seoul?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days CN¥2,044 CN¥2,640
7-14 days CN¥2,044 CN¥1,845
14-21 days CN¥2,044 CN¥1,838
21-30 days CN¥2,044 CN¥1,845
30-60 days CN¥1,746 CN¥1,845
60-90 days CN¥2,072 CN¥1,845
90+ days CN¥2,072 CN¥2,519

Cheapest Day To Fly from Shanghai to Seoul

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 Seoul 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 Seoul 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 Seoul flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
August Shanghai Seoul China Eastern 8/28/19 8/29/19 0 CN¥2,044
September Shanghai Seoul Shanghai 9/7/19 9/11/19 1 CN¥1,817
October Shanghai Seoul Shandong 10/3/19 10/9/19 1 CN¥1,845
November Shanghai Seoul China Eastern 11/1/19 11/5/19 0 CN¥2,072
December Shanghai Seoul China Eastern 12/1/19 12/3/19 0 CN¥2,072
January Shanghai Seoul China Eastern 1/2/20 1/5/20 0 CN¥2,264
February Shanghai Seoul China Eastern 2/10/20 2/15/20 0 CN¥2,264
March Shanghai Seoul Asiana 3/1/20 3/2/20 0 CN¥2,285

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Shanghai to Seoul

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

Next 30 Days

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1 2 3 4 5 6 7
CN¥2,044 CN¥1,845
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
CN¥1,845 CN¥1,895
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
CN¥1,895 CN¥1,845
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
CN¥1,845 CN¥1,845
29 30 1 2 3 4 5

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Shanghai to Seoul

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 Seoul is CN¥2,569.

The average price for direct flights from Shanghai to Seoul is CN¥2,214.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Shanghai to Seoul - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Spring 0 1 0 1 1 0 1 07:45 07:45
China Southern 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 03:30 11:45
Shanghai 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 09:35 11:05
Korean 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 03:50 13:25
China Eastern 4 4 5 4 5 4 5 03:10 12:40
Asiana 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 03:35 13:00
Eastar Jet 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 18:30 18:30

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Shanghai to Seoul

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 Seoul. 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 Seoul is CN¥1,313.

The average price for round trip flights from Shanghai to Seoul is CN¥2,186.

Shanghai to Seoul Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Shanghai to Seoul?
Answer: The average Shanghai to Seoul flight time is an hour and 59 minutes.
Question: How far is Seoul from Shanghai?
Answer: The distance from Shanghai to Seoul is 820 kilometers (510 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Shanghai to Seoul?
Answer: There are 133 direct flights from Shanghai to Seoul.
Question: What are the most popular Shanghai airlines for direct flights from Shanghai to Seoul?
Answer: Asiana Airlines provides 26% of the non-stop flights between Shanghai and Seoul.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Shanghai to Seoul?
Answer: Hong Kong, HK

Airlines in Shanghai flying to Seoul Last modified: Aug 23, 2019 2:10 -04:00Number of routes searched: 321Number of itineraries searched: 103,154,850

Wondering which airlines fly out of Shanghai to Seoul? We've gathered the average price of Shanghai airlines with flights to Seoul. 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 Seoul
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
China Southern -
Shanghai -
Korean -
China Eastern -
Asiana -
Eastar Jet -
Sichuan CTU
Finnair HEL
Alitalia FCO
British Airways LHR
Royal Brunei BWN
Air China PEK
Air China CKG
Air China CTU
Air China DLC
Air China SZX
China Airlines KHH
China Airlines TPE
China Airlines TSA
Cathay HKG
China Southern PEK
China Southern CAN
China Southern CGO
China Southern CGQ
Ethiopian ADD
Etihad AUH
Garuda CGK
Garuda DPS
Tianjin TSN
Hong Kong HKG
Korean PUS
Lufthansa FRA
Lufthansa MUC
Xiamen XMN
Malaysia KUL
China Eastern CSX
China Eastern KMG
China Eastern KWL
China Eastern NKG
All Nippon HND
All Nippon KIX
All Nippon FUK
All Nippon NGO
All Nippon NRT
Air Macau MFM
Asiana PUS
Philippine MNL
Qantas SYD
Shandong TAO
Shandong TNA
Shandong YNT
Singapore SIN
Aeroflot SVO
Thai BKK
Turkish IST
Vietnam HAN
Vietnam SGN
Shenzhen SZX

Shanghai to Seoul Airports

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