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Cheap flights from United Kingdom cities to Shanghai
Cheap flights Belfast - Shanghai
Departing on Thursday, 5 March 2020 and returning on Monday, 9 March 2020from £4067d ago
Cheap flights Birmingham - Shanghai
Departing on Saturday, 7 March 2020 and returning on Sunday, 15 March 2020from £36122d ago
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Departing on Thursday, 27 February 2020 and returning on Monday, 2 March 2020from £4234d ago
Cheap flights Edinburgh - Shanghai
Departing on Thursday, 27 February 2020 and returning on Thursday, 5 March 2020from £38313d ago
Cheap flights Glasgow - Shanghai
Departing on Friday, 13 March 2020 and returning on Tuesday, 17 March 2020from £3725d ago
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Departing on Thursday, 20 February 2020 and returning on Monday, 24 February 2020from £4502d ago
Cheap flights Manchester - Shanghai
Departing on Wednesday, 26 February 2020 and returning on Thursday, 5 March 2020from £3751d ago
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Departing on Thursday, 20 February 2020 and returning on Sunday, 23 February 2020from £3927d ago
Cheap flights from outside of United Kingdom to Shanghai
Cheap flights Amsterdam - Shanghai
Departing on Saturday, 7 March 2020 and returning on Friday, 13 March 2020from £34714d ago
Cheap flights Beijing - Shanghai
Departing on Monday, 2 March 2020 and returning on Thursday, 5 March 2020from £2605d ago
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Departing on Wednesday, 25 March 2020 and returning on Wednesday, 1 April 2020from £31632d ago
Cheap flights Chengdu - Shanghai
Departing on Saturday, 25 January 2020 and returning on Saturday, 1 February 2020from £1283d ago
Cheap flights Dublin - Shanghai
Departing on Sunday, 5 April 2020 and returning on Thursday, 9 April 2020from £28530d ago
Cheap flights Geneva - Shanghai
Departing on Tuesday, 24 March 2020 and returning on Tuesday, 31 March 2020from £3636d ago
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Cheap flights Singapore - Shanghai
Departing on Thursday, 5 March 2020 and returning on Saturday, 7 March 2020from £1946d ago
Cheap flights Tokyo - Shanghai
Departing on Wednesday, 11 March 2020 and returning on Monday, 16 March 2020from £13414d ago
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How long does a flight from London to Shanghai take?
The average flight time from London to Shanghai is about 13 hours, 10 minutes.
Which is the cheapest available flight from London to Shanghai?
China Southern Airlines offers one-way flights starting from £346.09. Round-trips with Air China Limited start from £391.41.
When can I get the best deals for flights from London to Shanghai?
If you book a flight from London to Shanghai 1 month in advance, it is 6.26% cheaper than booking one week in advance. Booking within the last month before departure will save you 50.54% compared to booking one week in advance.
Which is the cheapest month for flights from Shanghai to London?
The cheapest flights from London to Shanghai are available in January.
What's the distance between Shanghai and London?
Between Shanghai and London lie approximately 9,199 miles.
Which airports does London have?
There are 7 airports in London: London, Gatwick, Heathrow, London City, Southend, Luton and Stansted.
Which airports does Shanghai have?
There are 2 airports in Shanghai: Shanghai Hongqiao and Shanghai Pu Dong.
Which airport is the closest to Shanghai's city centre?
Shanghai Hongqiao is 12 miles from the city center while Shanghai Pu Dong is 32 miles away
How much is a taxi in Shanghai? How much is it in London?
In Shanghai, a taxi ride costs about £2.00, in London it costs about £5.00.
How much is public transport in Shanghai and London?
A single ticket in Shanghai costs at least of £0.00. In London, it is at least £2.00.
How many flights are there per week from London to Shanghai?
According to our booking data, there are 252 flights per week on this route.
Which airlines fly from London to Shanghai?
Flights from London to Shanghai are operated by 18 airlines. Air China Limited (£391.41), China Eastern Airlines (£410.40) and SWISS (£418.70) have the cheapest fares.
When is the first flight from London to Shanghai in the morning? When is the last in the evening?
The first flight leaves from London at 06:00, the last flight at 22:45.
When are flights from Shanghai to London most expensive?
Flights are most expensive in June.
Cost of living in London compared with Shanghai
|Food and drinks||London||Shanghai||Difference|
|Beer (0.5 litre)||£2.00||£1.00||-50%|
|Meal at McDonald's||£6.00||£4.00||-33%|
|Water (0.33 litre)||£1.00||-||-|
|One way tube ticket||£2.00||-||-|
|Taxi starting price (normal tariff)||£5.00||£2.00||-60%|
|1 summer dress in a chain store (Zara, H&M,...)||£32.00||£27.00||-16%|
|1 pair of jeans (Levi's 501 or similar)||£67.00||£49.00||-27%|
|Average monthly disposable salary (net)||£2,325.00||£963.00||-59%|