How to get to Shanghai from London

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from London to Shanghai

How to get to Shanghai from London by train, bus, flight or ferry.

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flight

The best way to travel from London to Shanghai is by taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

China Eastern
21:0011h30
London
08:30Shanghai
£4371One-way
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Cheapest
China Eastern
21:0011h30
London
08:30Shanghai
£4371One-way
0 changes
Fastest
China Eastern
21:0011h30
London
08:30Shanghai
£4371One-way
0 changes
Other options
Lufthansa
13:5018h45
London
08:35Shanghai
£4461One-way
0 changes
Lufthansa Cityline
16:4015h55
London
08:35Shanghai
£4521One-way
0 changes
Air France
06:2016h40
London
23:00Shanghai
£4591One-way
0 changes

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Tue
21 May
Wed
22 May
Thu
23 May
Fri
24 May
Sat
25 May
Sun
26 May
Mon
27 May

Travel Information between London and Shanghai

distanceDistance5702 miles
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
priceTicket price range£407 - £407
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £407 • 11 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £407 • 11 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesKLM

Take a flight to travel 5702 miles to Shanghai from London. KLM is the main travel provider operating this journey. Travellers can even take a direct flight from London to Shanghai.

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Trenitalia
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All travel companies: All Airlines Companies from London to Shanghai

You can travel by travel from London to Shanghai with Air France, KLM and Turkish Airlines. When you search Omio for times and tickets, we’ll show you the best deals available.

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

    FAQs: London to Shanghai

    FAQs: Travel to Shanghai easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from London to Shanghai.
    FAQs

    You can get from London to Shanghai by flight.

    A flight is the cheapest way to get from London to Shanghai with average ticket prices of £407.

    The fastest way to travel from London to Shanghai is by flight with an average journey time of 11 h 30 min.

    The distance from London to Shanghai is approximately 5702 miles.

    The average frequency per day from London to Shanghai is:

      However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between London and Shanghai as scheduled services by flight can vary by season or day of the week.

      These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from London to Shanghai:

      • Flights most often depart from London at London Gatwick Airport and arrive in Shanghai at Shanghai Pudong.

      Let Omio help you find the best company to travel with from London to Shanghai:

      • You can travel by plane to Shanghai from London with KLM, Cathay Pacific, China Eastern, Air France, Finnair, Qatar Airways, SAS, Turkish Airlines, Lufthansa, JAL Express (2), Emirates or Asiana, and you can find China Eastern London to Shanghai tickets for £407 on Omio.

      Yes, there is a direct service from London to Shanghai:

      • You'll find direct flights with.

      Direct services to Shanghai tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your trip.

      Looking to extend your trip from London to Shanghai? Many Omio customers who go from London to Shanghai usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Madrid, Frankfurt am Main, Milan or Beijing. If you're looking to explore Paris, Madrid, Frankfurt am Main, Milan or Beijing from Shanghai, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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