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Zurich to Shanghai Last modified: Sep 15, 2021 13:42 -04:00

We've scanned 28,527 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Shanghai. JAL frequently offer the best deals to Shanghai flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

JAL
ZRHSHA
Fri 12/17
4 stops
SHAZRH
Thu 12/23
4 stops
CHF1,781

How Much is a Flight from Zurich to Shanghai?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Zurich to Shanghai, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be CHF3,021.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Zurich 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 Zurich 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 Zurich to Shanghai?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days CHF1,939 CHF2,657
7-14 days CHF1,521 CHF1,913
14-21 days CHF2,095 CHF11,377
21-30 days CHF2,294 CHF11,394
30-60 days CHF1,711 CHF1,318
60-90 days CHF1,701 CHF519
90+ days CHF1,187 CHF1,807

Cheapest Day To Fly from Zurich to Shanghai

We've examined 63,042 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Zurich to Shanghai is Monday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
CHF1,044CHF1,887CHF1,632CHF1,516CHF2,168CHF1,521CHF11,377

Compare Flight Prices from Zurich 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 Zurich to Shanghai flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Zurich Shanghai !! 9/28/21 10/5/21 4 CHF11,377
August Zurich Shanghai !! 8/24/21 8/31/21 4 CHF6,880
August Zurich Shanghai !! 8/13/21 8/15/21 0 CHF1,634
December Zurich Shanghai JAL 12/17/21 12/23/21 4 CHF1,803
November Zurich Shanghai 00 11/24/21 12/1/21 0 CHF1,185
December Zurich Shanghai !! 12/19/21 1/7/22 0 CHF1,728
December Zurich Shanghai !! 12/18/21 1/3/22 0 CHF1,177
January Zurich Shanghai 00 1/11/22 1/25/22 0 CHF1,172

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Zurich to Shanghai

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

Next 30 Days

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CHF831
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
CHF831 CHF6,026
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CHF6,026 CHF7,950
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CHF7,950
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25 26 27 28 29 30 1
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23 24 25 26 27 28 29
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
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27 28 29 30 1 2 3
CHF1,621
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
CHF1,621 CHF1,581
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CHF1,581

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Zurich 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 Zurich to Shanghai is CHF1,803.

The average price for direct flights from Zurich to Shanghai is CHF1,449.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Zurich to Shanghai - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Swiss 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 08:05 08:05

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Zurich 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 Zurich 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 Zurich to Shanghai is CHF643.

The average price for round trip flights from Zurich to Shanghai is CHF1,803.

Zurich to Shanghai Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Zurich to Shanghai?
Answer: The average Zurich to Shanghai flight time is 12 hours.
Question: How far is Shanghai from Zurich?
Answer: The distance from Zurich to Shanghai is 9,026 kilometers (5,609 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Zurich to Shanghai?
Answer: There are 7 direct flights from Zurich to Shanghai.
Question: What are the most popular Zurich airlines for direct flights from Zurich to Shanghai?
Answer: Swiss provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Zurich and Shanghai.

Zurich to Shanghai Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Zurich 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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Cheap International Flights from Zurich - ZRH Last modified: Sep 19, 2021 21:05 -04:00

Cheap Flights from Zurich to Shanghai