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Find cheap flights to Shanghai from €542

This is the cheapest return flight price found by a KAYAK user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 15/4. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
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These are the airlines KAYAK users have selected most often from within our search results for flights to Shanghai, as well as popular online travel agencies
These are the airlines KAYAK users have selected most often from within our search results for flights to Shanghai, as well as popular online travel agencies
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Cheap flight deals to Shanghai

 
These are the cheapest deals for flights from Ireland to Shanghai currently on KAYAK along with options from the most popular airlines KAYAK users selected for this route. While these flights were available on KAYAK in the last 72 hours, prices and availability are subject to change and deals may expire.

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The cheapest plane tickets to Shanghai found on KAYAK recently.
12:20 - 13:55DUB-PVG
42h 35m2 stops
23:00 - 09:25PVG-DUB
17h 25m1 stop
€542Scandinavian Airlines
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Mon, 15 Apr - Fri, 17 May
12:20 - 13:55DUB-PVG
42h 35m2 stops
23:00 - 11:25PVG-DUB
43h 25m2 stops
€543Scandinavian Airlines
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Mon, 15 Apr - Fri, 17 May
09:25 - 07:55DUB-PVG
15h 30m1 stop
11:00 - 22:30PVG-DUB
18h 30m1 stop
€545British Airways
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Wed, 5 Jun - Thu, 20 Jun
16:50 - 17:45DUB-PVG
16h 55m1 stop
11:15 - 08:20PVG-DUB
28h 05m1 stop
€556
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Wed, 20 Mar - Mon, 8 Apr
07:30 - 08:20DUB-PVG
17h 50m1 stop
10:10 - 20:55PVG-DUB
17h 45m1 stop
€573
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Mon, 15 Apr - Fri, 17 May
06:00 - 10:50DUB-PVG
20h 50m2 stops
11:15 - 08:20PVG-DUB
28h 05m1 stop
€578
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Wed, 20 Mar - Mon, 8 Apr
13:25 - 17:45DUB-PVG
20h 20m2 stops
11:15 - 08:20PVG-DUB
28h 05m1 stop
€587KLM
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Tue, 26 Mar - Mon, 8 Apr
17:20 - 10:50DUB-PVG
33h 30m1 stop
22:15 - 12:40PVG-DUB
46h 25m2 stops
€618KLM
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Wed, 6 Mar - Sun, 10 Mar
06:00 - 10:50DUB-PVG
20h 50m2 stops
11:15 - 08:20PVG-DUB
28h 05m2 stops
€706Air France
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Wed, 20 Mar - Mon, 8 Apr
16:50 - 17:45DUB-PVG
16h 55m1 stop
22:15 - 16:55PVG-DUB
25h 40m1 stop
€716Air France
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Wed, 20 Mar - Thu, 4 Apr
05:55 - 10:50DUB-PVG
20h 55m1 stop
12:40 - 22:00PVG-DUB
17h 20m1 stop
€505KLM
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Sun, 25 Feb - Wed, 6 Mar
17:35 - 09:10DUB-PVG
31h 35m1 stop
10:55 - 08:25PVG-DUB
29h 30m1 stop
€538British Airways
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Sat, 24 Feb - Tue, 12 Mar
06:00 - 10:50DUB-PVG
20h 50m2 stops
12:40 - 16:40PVG-DUB
36h 00m1 stop
€565
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Sun, 25 Feb - Wed, 6 Mar
05:55 - 10:50DUB-PVG
20h 55m1 stop
00:20 - 16:00PVG-DUB
23h 40m1 stop
€866
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Sun, 25 Feb - Tue, 5 Mar
16:50 - 10:50DUB-PVG
34h 00m2 stops
12:40 - 22:00PVG-DUB
17h 20m1 stop
€879
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Sat, 24 Feb - Tue, 12 Mar
05:55 - 17:45DUB-PVG
27h 50m2 stops
22:15 - 22:00PVG-DUB
31h 45m2 stops
€937KLM
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Sun, 25 Feb - Wed, 6 Mar
08:05 - 08:25DUB-PVG
16h 20m1 stop
00:10 - 11:00PVG-DUB
18h 50m2 stops
€968
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Sun, 25 Feb - Tue, 5 Mar
06:40 - 16:15DUB-PVG
25h 35m2 stops
00:10 - 11:00PVG-DUB
18h 50m2 stops
€1,105
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Sun, 25 Feb - Tue, 5 Mar
17:10 - 08:25DUB-PVG
31h 15m2 stops
11:05 - 14:20PVG-DUB
35h 15m2 stops
€1,273SWISS
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Sat, 24 Feb - Tue, 12 Mar
17:45 - 06:30DUB-PVG
28h 45m2 stops
00:10 - 22:50PVG-DUB
30h 40m2 stops
€2,130Singapore Airlines
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Sat, 24 Feb - Mon, 11 Mar
12:20 - 13:55DUB-PVG
42h 35m2 stops
23:00 - 09:25PVG-DUB
17h 25m1 stop
€542Scandinavian Airlines
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Mon, 15 Apr - Fri, 17 May
12:20 - 13:55DUB-PVG
42h 35m2 stops
23:00 - 11:25PVG-DUB
43h 25m2 stops
€543Scandinavian Airlines
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Mon, 15 Apr - Fri, 17 May
09:25 - 07:55DUB-PVG
15h 30m1 stop
11:00 - 22:30PVG-DUB
18h 30m1 stop
€545British Airways
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Wed, 5 Jun - Thu, 20 Jun
16:50 - 17:45DUB-PVG
16h 55m1 stop
11:15 - 08:20PVG-DUB
28h 05m1 stop
€556
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Wed, 20 Mar - Mon, 8 Apr
07:30 - 08:20DUB-PVG
17h 50m1 stop
10:10 - 20:55PVG-DUB
17h 45m1 stop
€573
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Mon, 15 Apr - Fri, 17 May
06:00 - 10:50DUB-PVG
20h 50m2 stops
11:15 - 08:20PVG-DUB
28h 05m1 stop
€578
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Wed, 20 Mar - Mon, 8 Apr
13:25 - 17:45DUB-PVG
20h 20m2 stops
11:15 - 08:20PVG-DUB
28h 05m1 stop
€587KLM
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Tue, 26 Mar - Mon, 8 Apr
17:20 - 10:50DUB-PVG
33h 30m1 stop
22:15 - 12:40PVG-DUB
46h 25m2 stops
€618KLM
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Wed, 6 Mar - Sun, 10 Mar
05:55 - 10:50DUB-PVG
20h 55m1 stop
22:15 - 08:05PVG-DUB
41h 50m2 stops
€619KLM
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Wed, 6 Mar - Sun, 10 Mar
12:30 - 13:55DUB-PVG
17h 25m1 stop
23:00 - 09:25PVG-DUB
17h 25m1 stop
€632Scandinavian Airlines
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Mon, 25 Mar - Fri, 5 Apr

Flights to Shanghai - Travel Insights & Trends

Get data-powered insights and trends into flights to Shanghai to help you find the cheapest flights, the best time to fly and much more.

What is the cheapest day to fly to Shanghai?

The average price of all flights to Shanghai clicked on KAYAK for each day over the last 12 months.
Based on KAYAK data, the cheapest day to fly to Shanghai is Thursday where tickets can be as cheap as €502. On the other hand, the most expensive day to fly is Sunday, where prices are €865 on average.

What is the cheapest time of day to fly to Shanghai?

The average price for all flights to Shanghai depending on the time of departure, clicked by users on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks.
The cheapest time of day to fly to Shanghai is generally in the morning, when flights cost €620 on average. The most expensive time of day to fly to Shanghai is generally in the afternoon, which is peak travel time and where the average cost of a ticket is €1,137.

How far in advance should I book a flight to Shanghai?

To calculate daily average prices, KAYAK takes all prices for each day before departure over the last year for flights to Shanghai, removes the top 0.1% to account for outliers, and then takes the average of all the values for each month.
To get a below average price, you should book around 2 weeks before departure. For the absolute cheapest price, our data suggests you should book 66 days before departure.

Which is the cheapest airport to fly into in Shanghai?

Prices will differ depending on the departure airport, but generally, the cheapest airport to fly to in Shanghai is Shanghai Hongqiao Intl Airport, with an average flight price of €120.

How many airports are there in Shanghai?

There are 6 airports in Shanghai: Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG), Hangzhou Airport (HGH), Shanghai Hongqiao Intl Airport (SHA), Wuxi Airport (WUX), Nantong Airport (NTG) and Suzhou Airport (SZV). The busiest airport is Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG), with 41% of all flights arriving there.

How long is the flight to Shanghai?

The duration of your flight to Shanghai depends on your departure and arrival airports. Obviously any flights that include a layover will also be longer. The most popular route to Shanghai on KAYAK is from Dublin, which takes 16h 45m.

How many long-haul flights are there to Shanghai each week?

Each week there are around 344 long-haul flights (6-12 hour flight duration), 591 medium-haul (3-6 hour flight duration) and 11,059 short-haul (up to 3 hour flight duration) flights to Shanghai. The most long-haul flights depart from London.

Good to know

Cheapest flight

€542
Flight from Dublin to Shanghai Pudong Airport

When to book flights to Shanghai

Are your dates flexible? Find out the best times to travel to Shanghai based on our flight data from the last year. Discover the cheapest month and even day to fly.
Estimated return price
KAYAK looks at all historical flight data for each date to provide a predicted price for one-way trips or returns with a duration up to 40 days. The information is for flights to Shanghai based on your location. While we try to provide actual minimum prices for each date, some prices are predictions and actual prices may differ.

FAQs - booking Shanghai flights

  • Which Shanghai airport is closest to central Shanghai?

    Shanghai is served by 2 major airports. Shanghai Hongqiao Intl (15 km) is the closest to the centre of Shanghai and Shanghai Pudong Airport is 30 km from the centre.

  • How does KAYAK find such low prices on flights to Shanghai?

    KAYAK is a travel search engine. That means we look across the web to find the best prices we can find for our users. With over 2 billion flight queries processed yearly, we are able to display a variety of prices and options on flights to Shanghai.

  • How does KAYAK's flight Price Forecast tool help me choose the right time to buy my flight ticket to Shanghai?

    KAYAK’s flight Price Forecast tool uses historical data to determine whether the price for a flight to Shanghai is likely to change within 7 days, so travellers know whether to wait or book now.

  • What is the Hacker Fare option on flights to Shanghai?

    Hacker Fares allow you to combine one-way tickets in order to save you money over a traditional round-trip ticket. You could then fly to Shanghai with an airline and back with another airline.

  • What is KAYAK's "flexible dates" feature and why should I care when looking for a flight to Shanghai?

    Sometimes travel dates aren't set in stone. If your preferred travel dates have some wiggle room, flexible dates will show you all the options when flying to Shanghai up to 3 days before/after your preferred dates. You can then pick the flights that suit you best.

  • Which airline offers the most flights to Shanghai?

    Of the 34 airlines that fly to Shanghai, China Eastern offers the most flights, with around 2,484 per week, followed by China Southern with 1,085 flights per week.

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Top tips for finding cheap flights to Shanghai

  • Book at least 2 weeks before departure in order to get a below-average price.
  • High season is considered to be July, August and September. The cheapest month to fly from Ireland is November.
  • Enter your preferred departure airport and travel dates into the search form above to unlock the latest Shanghai flight deals.

Prefer to fly direct to Shanghai?

Find which airlines fly direct to Shanghai, which days they fly and book direct flights.

Direct departures

Ireland to Shanghai

Monday

9 Air, ANA, Aeroflot, +76 more

9 Air, ANA, +77 more

Tuesday

9 Air, ANA, Aeroflot, +78 more

9 Air, ANA, +79 more

Wednesday

9 Air, ANA, Aeroflot, +77 more

9 Air, ANA, +78 more

Thursday

9 Air, ANA, Aeroflot, +79 more

9 Air, ANA, +80 more

Friday

9 Air, ANA, Aeroflot, +79 more

9 Air, ANA, +80 more

Saturday

9 Air, ANA, Aeroflot, +78 more

9 Air, ANA, +79 more

Sunday

9 Air, ANA, Aeroflot, +80 more

9 Air, ANA, +81 more

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Direct returns

Shanghai to Ireland

Monday

9 Air, ANA, Aeroflot, +76 more

9 Air, ANA, +77 more

Tuesday

9 Air, ANA, Aeroflot, +78 more

9 Air, ANA, +79 more

Wednesday

9 Air, ANA, Aeroflot, +77 more

9 Air, ANA, +78 more

Thursday

9 Air, ANA, Aeroflot, +79 more

9 Air, ANA, +80 more

Friday

9 Air, ANA, Aeroflot, +79 more

9 Air, ANA, +80 more

Saturday

9 Air, ANA, Aeroflot, +78 more

9 Air, ANA, +79 more

Sunday

9 Air, ANA, Aeroflot, +80 more

9 Air, ANA, +81 more

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