Users booking trips to Shanghai from Seoul found flights 76% cheaper than the average price of flights to Shanghai. To find the cheapest price to Shanghai from your area, use momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.
The month of February is another great option to travel to Shanghai, with average flight prices from New Zealand averaging around $712.
In general, most travellers find the cheapest time to book a flight to Shanghai is about 49 days prior to their departure date, when tickets on average are $854.
On average, the least expensive day to fly to Shanghai from New Zealand is on a Tuesday. momondo users have found tickets for Tuesday departures for as low as $816. However, this price may fluctuate depending on the airline, the season, and holidays. If your travel schedule is flexible, try to avoid departing on a Saturday because tickets tend to average around $938. These prices are subject to change though, so be sure to set up a Price Alert for flights to Shanghai.
The cheapest time of day to fly to Shanghai is in the morning when flights can be purchased for as low as $761. Flights to Shanghai are more costly in the evening, with an average ticket price of $902. Departure times in the evening fall within the peak daily travel times, which is why tickets can be more expensive.
If you are planning a flight to Shanghai and are looking to avoid the rain, you should avoid traveling during the months of June, July, and August. These months will typically see 5.1 inches or more of rain, meaning that rain is likely. If you do run into rain while in Shanghai, there are still things to do and ways to enjoy your trip. For those looking to get out of the rain and do a little shopping, check out Nanjing Road.
Shanghai Pu Dong Airport, Suzhou Airport, Wuxi Airport, Nantong Airport or Hangzhou Airport can be an alternative airport used for travel to Shanghai.
Shanghai Hongqiao Intl Airport has an average price of $829 per person and is typically the cheapest airport to fly into when visiting Shanghai. This average price does vary based on departure city. Try momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool to find the cheapest flight.