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Shanghai in China is the most populous city in the world, with a population of more than 24 million as of 2017. Renowned for its museums and historic buildings, Shanghai offers tourists plenty to see and do. From the world’s fastest train to a boat or ferry cruise, there is a myriad of ways to get around Shanghai. The World Financial Center offers a magnificent view of the city, while Nanjing Road provides an excellent opportunity to shop for souvenirs.

Flying to Shanghai

1. Which Airports serve Singapore to Shanghai?

Changi Airport is one of the most popular airports serving flights to Shanghai from Singapore and is located at the eastern end of Singapore. It is the major civilian airport in Singapore. Flights arriving in Shanghai from Singapore will land at Pudong Airport.

2. Which Airlines operate flights from Singapore to Shanghai?

Singapore Airlines is the major provider for these flights, with daily departures and no connections required. Spring and China Eastern offer similar flights. Other airlines, including Air China, All Nippon, Asiana, British Airways, Cathay, Cebu Pacific, China Airlines, China Southern, EVA Air, Finnair, Garuda, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Malaysia, Philippine, Qantas, Shenzhen, Swiss, Thai, Turkish, Vietnam, West Air and Xiamen, also offer daily departures but require a connection. Sichuan, Air India, Royal Brunei, Ethiopian, Thai Lion and SriLankan also offer some departures throughout the week.

3. How long is the flight?

A direct flight from Singapore to Shanghai takes approximately 5 hours. With layovers, flights will typically take 8 hours or longer. Shanghai is in the same time zone as Singapore.

4. Climate changes between Singapore to Shanghai

Singapore has fairly constant warm temperatures, while Shanghai enjoys a more varied climate with the heat peaking in July and August and very cool temperatures in December through February. Shanghai experiences significant rainfall in June and August, while Singapore experiences heavier rainfall throughout November to January.

5. Culture differences and need-to-know

Shanghai’s currency is the Chinese Yuan and it can be acquired at most Shanghai banks, international airports, hotels and money exchange booths. Credit cards such as Mastercard and Visa can be used at ATMs to obtain currency.

A visa is required to enter China and should be applied for one month in advance of arrival. A detailed itinerary, including all the places that you plan to visit and your hotel bookings, must be provided as part of the visa application process. You are required to carry your passport at all times as police carry out random spot checks, especially near sporting events.

Shanghai Information

Shanghai is an extremely busy city with numerous museums and historic buildings, such as the Shanghai Museum and the Shanghai Municipal History Museum. Shanghai also provides the opportunity to take in performances at Shanghai Circus World.

Those who are looking to explore Shanghai should be sure to check out Zhujiajiao. This ancient water town in Shanghai can be explored on foot or by ferry or boat. There are many routes available to take and many canals, bridges and other pieces of architecture to take in.

Families may also enjoy spending some time at Shanghai Disneyland Park or the Yu Garden.

Singapore to Shanghai Last modified: Dec 12, 2018 0:47 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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

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How Much is a Flight from Singapore to Shanghai? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Singapore to Shanghai, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $345.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Singapore 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 Singapore 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 Singapore to Shanghai? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $768 $411
7-14 days $426 $348
14-21 days $426 $344
21-30 days $426 $341
30-60 days $426 $348
60-90 days $359 $348
90+ days $377 $342

Cheapest Day To Fly from Singapore to Shanghai Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 Singapore to Shanghai is Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

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Compare Flight Prices from Singapore to Shanghai by Month Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 Singapore to Shanghai flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
December Singapore Shanghai Xiamen 21/12/18 2/1/19 1 $348
January Singapore Shanghai Xiamen 6/1/19 7/1/19 1 $341
February Singapore Shanghai Juneyao 20/2/19 24/2/19 0 $359
March Singapore Shanghai Xiamen 23/3/19 24/3/19 1 $342
April Singapore Shanghai Shenzhen 3/4/19 18/4/19 1 $386
May Singapore Shanghai Shenzhen 1/5/19 6/5/19 1 $386
June Singapore Shanghai Shenzhen 2/6/19 7/6/19 1 $386
July Singapore Shanghai Shenzhen 5/7/19 8/7/19 1 $386

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Singapore to Shanghai Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Singapore to Shanghai. 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 Singapore to Shanghai Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 Singapore to Shanghai is $382.

The average price for direct flights from Singapore to Shanghai is $463.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Singapore to Shanghai - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Spring 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 23:00 23:00
China Eastern 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 00:25 23:00
Singapore 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 01:15 17:05

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Singapore to Shanghai Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 Singapore 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 Singapore to Shanghai is $292.

The average price for round trip flights from Singapore to Shanghai is $374.

Singapore to Shanghai Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Singapore to Shanghai?
Answer: The average Singapore to Shanghai flight time is 5 hours and 15 minutes.
Question: How far is Shanghai from Singapore?
Answer: The distance from Singapore to Shanghai is 3,802 kilometers (2,363 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Singapore to Shanghai?
Answer: There are 63 direct flights from Singapore to Shanghai.
Question: What are the most popular Singapore airlines for direct flights from Singapore to Shanghai?
Answer: China Eastern Airlines provides 44% of the non-stop flights between Singapore and Shanghai.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Singapore to Shanghai?
Answer: Hong Kong, HK

Airlines in Singapore flying to Shanghai Last modified: Dec 12, 2018 0:47 -05:00Number of routes searched: 227Number of itineraries searched: 32,574,154

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

Singapore to Shanghai
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Spring -
Juneyao -
China Eastern -
Singapore -
Sichuan CTU
Cebu Pacific MNL
Air India BOM
Air India DEL
Finnair HEL
British Airways LHR
Royal Brunei BWN
Air China CTU
Air China INC
Air China PEK
Air China SZX
China Airlines KHH
China Airlines TPE
Cathay HKG
China Southern CAN
China Southern CTU
Ethiopian ADD
Etihad AUH
Garuda CGK
Garuda DPS
Hainan HAK
Korean ICN
Lufthansa FRA
Lufthansa MUC
Swiss ZRH
Xiamen FOC
Xiamen XMN
Malaysia BKI
Malaysia KUL
China Eastern FOC
China Eastern KMG
China Eastern XMN
China Eastern YNT
All Nippon FUK
All Nippon HND
All Nippon KIX
All Nippon NGO
All Nippon NRT
Asiana ICN
Philippine MNL
Qantas SYD
Shandong TNA
Thai Lion DMK
Thai BKK
Turkish IST
Vietnam HAN
Vietnam SGN
Shenzhen KHN
Shenzhen SZX

Singapore to Shanghai Airports

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