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Travel Information from Munich to Shanghai

distanceDistance5441 miles (8776 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeFlight • £554 • 16 h 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFinnair

Take a coach, flight, ferry or train to travel 5441 miles (8776 km) to Shanghai from Munich. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Finnair among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Munich to Shanghai.

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Travel between Munich, Germany and Shanghai, China is: Restricted.

Can travellers from Germany enter China?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Shanghai from Munich?

Conditions of entry into China:

  • 21-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • Entry is allowed only for essential reasons

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Shanghai, China?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of China has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 23/06/2022. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your trip from Munich to Shanghai.

The current restriction level for returning to Munich, Germany from China is: Restricted.

Am I allowed to reenter Munich, Germany from Shanghai, China?

Reentering Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of China

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Munich from Shanghai?

  • There are no current restrictions

Which rules do I need to follow in Munich, Germany regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to Germany must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 27/06/2022. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Munich from Shanghai here.

You can travel from Munich to Shanghai 4 different ways: coach, flight, ferry or train.

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Munich to Shanghai, which costs on average £1.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Shanghai:

A coach is £554 less than a flight for this trip with tickets for a flight from Munich to Shanghai costing on average £554.

A coach journey is usually £1 less than a journey to Shanghai by ferry, which costs on average £1 for the same trip.

A coach is about £8 less than a train, which costs on average £8 for this route.

The quickest way to travel from Munich to Shanghai is by flight, which takes on average 16 h 45 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

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Shanghai is approximately 5441 miles (8776 km) away from Munich.

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

  • Flights mostly depart from Munich Airport and arrive in Shanghai Pudong.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Munich to Shanghai, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Finnair to go to Shanghai by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Finnair Munich to Shanghai tickets on Omio for £554.
Your journey from Munich to Shanghai doesn't have to end in Shanghai. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like Madrid, Paris or Milan. If you’d like to add Madrid, Paris or Milan to your Munich to Shanghai trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Shanghai today!

Before travelling from Munich to Shanghai, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket for this trip is on average £1 one way.
  • The price of a plane ticket is £554 one way on average for this route.
  • The price of a ferry ticket is £1 one way on average for this route.
  • The price of a train ticket for this journey is £8 one way on average.

But we recommend booking Munich to Shanghai tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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