Flights from London to Shanghai

The cheapest flights from London to Shanghai

Showing times and prices for Dec 03

Cheapest

1337

Average

6421

The best way to find a cheap flight ticket from London to Shanghai is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Qatar Airways
07:10AMLondon25h00 08:10AMShanghai
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13371One-way
KLM
01:45PMLondon33h15 11:00PMShanghai
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47511One-way
KLM
04:10PMLondon29h35 09:45PMShanghai
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97471One-way
KLM
10:45AMLondon35h00 09:45PMShanghai
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98491One-way

Flight schedule from London to Shanghai

Showing flights for tomorrow, Saturday, December 3
Qatar Airways
07:10AMLondon25h00 08:10AMShanghai
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KLM
10:45AMLondon35h00 09:45PMShanghai
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KLM
01:45PMLondon33h15 11:00PMShanghai
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KLM
04:10PMLondon29h35 09:45PMShanghai
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The fastest flights from London to Shanghai

Showing times and prices for Dec 03

Fastest Journey

1d 1 h

Average

1d 6 h 42 m

Flights per day

4

Distance

9197 km

Of the 4 flights that leave London for Shanghai every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Qatar Airways
07:10AMLondon25h00 08:10AMShanghai
0 transfers
13371One-way
KLM
04:10PMLondon29h35 09:45PMShanghai
0 transfers
97471One-way
KLM
01:45PMLondon33h15 11:00PMShanghai
0 transfers
47511One-way
KLM
10:45AMLondon35h00 09:45PMShanghai
0 transfers
98491One-way

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Overview: London to Shanghai flight

distanceDistance5702 miles (9196 km)
durationAverage flight duration25 h 15 min
priceAverage plane ticket price$4,174 (€3,736)
changesDirect flightNo
carriersAirlinesQatar Airways, Virgin Atlantic, openskies, British Airways, Shanghai Airlines, China Airlines, Lufthansa, China Southern, Iberia, Air India, Singapore Airlines, Cathay Pacific, Emirates, Brussels Airlines, All Nippon Airways, Finnair, Air France, Turkish Airlines, KLM, Malaysia Airlines, Thai Airways, cathay dragon, Sas Airways, Etihad Airways, jal, SriLankan, Hong Kong Airlines, Xiamen Air, Eva Air, Hainan Airlines, Air China, Austrian Airlines, Swiss, China Eastern, Wizz Air or Aeroflot

Flights from London to Shanghai cover the 5702 miles (9196 km) long route taking on average 25 h 15 min with our travel partners like Qatar Airways, Virgin Atlantic, openskies, British Airways, Shanghai Airlines, China Airlines, Lufthansa, China Southern, Iberia, Air India, Singapore Airlines, Cathay Pacific, Emirates, Brussels Airlines, All Nippon Airways, Finnair, Air France, Turkish Airlines, KLM, Malaysia Airlines, Thai Airways, cathay dragon, Sas Airways, Etihad Airways, jal, SriLankan, Hong Kong Airlines, Xiamen Air, Eva Air, Hainan Airlines, Air China, Austrian Airlines, Swiss, China Eastern, Wizz Air or Aeroflot. There are direct flight services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $4,174 (€3,736), you can find the cheapest plane ticket for as low as $2,612 (€2,338). Travelers depart most frequently from London Heathrow Airport and arrive in Shanghai Pudong.

Airlines: Brussels Airlines, Lufthansa and SWISS flights from London to Shanghai

You can travel by flight to Shanghai from London with Brussels Airlines, Lufthansa and SWISS for as low as $2,612 (€2,338). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

Brussels Airlines
SWISS
Lufthansa

Brussels Airlines is Belgium’s leading airline. Check the ticket fares for your flight from London to Shanghai: Economy Classic, Economy Flex and Business.

One of the best ways to travel to Shanghai from London is by taking a flight with Brussels Airlines. Omio helps you find the ideal Brussels Airlines flight from London to Shanghai by showing you Brussels Airlines current flight schedules and timetables, the plane tickets on offer (including amenities offered onboard and travel information like baggage allowance) and the best prices for this London to Shanghai trip. You can expect to travel 5702 miles (9196 km) to Shanghai from London on a flight with Brussels Airlines. If you are using the Omio app to search for flights between London and Shanghai, you can check straight away if the Brussels Airlines ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the airport. Once you’ve found that perfect flight, book your Brussels Airlines plane ticket on Omio quickly and easily, then enjoy your upcoming trip between London and Shanghai!

    Swiss is Switzerland’s leading airline and offers Economy and Business ticket fares for your next flight between London and Shanghai.

    Enjoy a smooth and easy journey between London and Shanghai with SWISS! As an official travel partner of SWISS, Omio can help you search current flight schedules and timetables from SWISS, compare the best routes from London to Shanghai as well as the class fares available for this route (including information on baggage allowance and amenities provided onboard), and buy the most affordable SWISS London to Shanghai plane ticket available today. If you search for SWISS tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless rather than needing to wait in a line at the airport in person to purchase tickets. Once you find your ideal route, book your one-way flight between London and Shanghai on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 5702 miles (9196 km) journey from London to Shanghai with ease and comfort on a flight with SWISS.

      Germany's largest airline is Lufthansa. Fly between London and Shanghai and book your most convinient flight ticket from Lufthansa's many ticket options including: Economy Light, Economy Classic, Economy Flex, Business Class and First Class.

      Book your Lufthansa London to Shanghai flight with Omio and enjoy a smooth and relaxing journey! Check Lufthansa up-to-date flight schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest London to Shanghai routes as well as the amenities offered in the class fare you choose and buy the most affordable Lufthansa plane tickets online that fit your budget. The distance between London and Shanghai is 5702 miles (9196 km), and the best price for a one-way London - Shanghai Lufthansa plane ticket starts at $2,674 (€2,394) if you book in advance. If you would rather search for your Lufthansa ticket in the Omio app, you can quickly see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when traveling by plane. Waiting in a line at the airport to purchase your plane ticket will become yesterday's news. So, book your plane tickets online quickly and easily and enjoy your trip with Lufthansa!

      • Average Price: $2,674

      Travel Tips: London to Shanghai Flight

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      FAQs

      Travel between London, United Kingdom and Shanghai, China by plane is: Restricted.

      Can I enter China from United Kingdom?

      International entry status: Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

      Do I need to quarantine on arrival in China from London?

      Conditions of entry:

      • Health declaration required

      What are the safety rules to follow in Shanghai, China?

      All travelers in China must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

      • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
      • Face mask: Mandatory

      The information above was last checked on 11/20/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your flight to Shanghai from London as this information can change.

      The restriction level for your return flight to London, United Kingdom from Shanghai is: Unrestricted.

      Is my return flight into London from Shanghai restricted?

      International entry is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of China

      Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Shanghai?

      Conditions of reentry:

      • There are no current restrictions

      What are the safety rules to follow in London, United Kingdom?

      The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

      • Social distancing required: metre (s) ( feet)
      • Face mask required: Regional advice

      Last checked on 11/6/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your flight to London from Shanghai closer to your date of departure here here.

      If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap London to Shanghai flights for as little as $2,612 (€2,338)  in the next 7 days.
      In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $4,174 (€3,736)  for a flight ticket from London to Shanghai.
      You should expect to travel around 5702 miles (9196 km)  between London and Shanghai by plane.
      On average the London to Shanghai flight time is 25 h 15 min  covering the 5702 miles (9196 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

      London has a few airport options where you can start your journey from including London Heathrow Airport, London Stansted Airport and London Gatwick Airport. Your flight to Shanghai can end in airports such as Shanghai Pudong and Shanghai Hongqiao.

      When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from London Heathrow Airport   and arriving in Shanghai Pudong.

      You can find the most popular departure airport for this trip, London Heathrow Airport, located approximately 17.1 miles (27.5 km) from the city center of London. The most popular arrival airport in Shanghai, called Shanghai Pudong, is located around 28 miles (45.2 km) away from its city center. To reach the city center of Shanghai from Shanghai Pudong, check what taxi services, airport shuttle services or public transit options are available.

      For the best London to Shanghai flight to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Qatar Airways, Virgin Atlantic, openskies, British Airways, Shanghai Airlines, China Airlines, Lufthansa, China Southern, Iberia, Air India, Singapore Airlines, Cathay Pacific, Emirates, Brussels Airlines, All Nippon Airways, Finnair, Air France, Turkish Airlines, KLM, Malaysia Airlines, Thai Airways, cathay dragon, Sas Airways, Etihad Airways, jal, SriLankan, Hong Kong Airlines, Xiamen Air, Eva Air, Hainan Airlines, Air China, Austrian Airlines, Swiss, China Eastern, Wizz Air or Aeroflot. However, it's always good to check all possible airlines with services to Shanghai from London to compare what amenities they may offer.
      The earliest flight departing from London to Shanghai leaves at 5: 20 AM. The last flight departing from London to Shanghai leaves at 5: 20 AM. You can find the latest London to Shanghai flight schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
      In general, we recommend booking tickets for flights in advance to score the best deals from all possible airlines offering this journey and save money. If you buy plane tickets to Shanghai from London within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $4,174 (€3,736) one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your plane ticket from London to Shanghai a few months in advance.

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