Shanghai to Melbourne Flights

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Selected fares from Shanghai to Melbourne

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip fares
SHA MEL Fri, 27 Jun - Sun, 6 Jul £460
SHA MEL Wed, 23 Apr - Sun, 4 May £479
SHA MEL Tue, 27 May - Tue, 10 Jun £494
SHA MEL Fri, 9 May - Fri, 23 May £494
SHA MEL Fri, 27 Jun - Sun, 6 Jul £508
SHA MEL Tue, 19 Aug - Sun, 7 Sep £555
SHA MEL Sun, 1 Jun - Mon, 23 Jun £733
SHA MEL Fri, 8 Aug - Sat, 23 Aug £927
SHA MEL Mon, 16 Jun - Wed, 18 Jun £1,367
SHA MEL Fri, 8 Aug - Sat, 23 Aug £1,398

Travel from Shanghai

Closer to the city centre than Pudong Airport, Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport is the main domestic airport of Shanghai and features limited international flights from Shanghai as well.

Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport is situated adjacent to the main railway station, Shanghai Hongqiao Railway Station, which is a major hub for three high-speed railways. The airport is also served by three metro stations, that provide a direct link to the city centre and connections to other parts of the city as well. Taxi companies provide transportation to the airport, as do city buses. There is also a minibus route. Parking options available at the airport also make it possible to drive yourself to catch your flights from Shanghai to Melbourne.

While you are waiting to board your flights from Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport, you can find anything you want to eat at the airport, from fast foods and local fare to fine dining. Designer clothing and goods, from Chanel to Prada, fill the outlets, and duty-free stores are well-supplied with smoking accoutrements, books and souvenirs. Trendy kiosks are packed with plenty of touristy trinkets to pick from before heading out to board your plane.

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Melbourne International Airport

Australia's second-largest city, Melbourne, is situated at the top of Port Phillip Bay on the continent's south-eastern coastline. Melbourne serves as capital for the state of Victoria and offers visitors extensive shopping, cultural, and sporting activities. If you're searching for discount prices on airfare to Melbourne, ebookers can find you the best deals, as well as help you arrange every detail of your travel itinerary. You'll be flying into the Melbourne International Airport, which is located approximately sixteen miles from the centre of the city. Before you leave the airport, you can check out the many duty-free shops inside or grab a quick coffee at Café Vue.

Transportation from Melbourne International Airport

If you've arranged your car rental with ebookers, you can find counters for Hertz, Avis, Budget, Europcar, Thrifty, and Redspot on the ground floor of the airport's short-term car park. Skybus offers visitors arriving in Melbourne transport to the city for $17 for one person and $38 for families. Metropolitan Melbourne Bus Services and several other shuttle and bus companies offer pickups for passengers outside the main terminal that will get you into the city quickly. You can hail a taxi outside the short-term car park or arrange for a pickup in advance.

Weather in Melbourne, Australia

Melbourne's oceanic climate makes weather in the city hard to predict. Cold fronts from the south sometimes bring in unseasonably cold temperatures during the spring and summer, so be sure to pack warm clothing no matter what season you're arriving. Average summer temperatures range between 20°C and 24°C, while winter temperatures average between 13°C and 16°C. Rain is common in every season, so be sure to pack and umbrella and rain gear.

Major Attractions in Melbourne, Australia

Melbourne is a modern multicultural city with a wide variety of museums, sporting events, places to shop, and more. Many travellers from the UK visit to tour the set of the popular soap opera, Neighbours. Phillip Island offers a unique opportunity to view the penguin parade, while a visit to Grampians National Park allows you to hike and view native wildlife and wildflowers in the Great Dividing Range. Whether you're visiting Melbourne for a quick getaway or planning an exciting family holiday, ebookers can help you find the best rates for airfare, hotel accommodation, and car rentals.

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May

Lowest roundtrip airfare in May from Shanghai to Melbourne

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Thu, 1 May Shanghai (PVG) Melbourne (MEL) Malaysia Airlines £460
Return Wed, 7 May Melbourne (MEL) Shanghai (PVG) Malaysia Airlines
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June

Lowest roundtrip airfare in June from Shanghai to Melbourne

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Sat, 14 Jun Shanghai (PVG) Melbourne (MEL) Malaysia Airlines £460
Return Sat, 2 Aug Melbourne (MEL) Shanghai (PVG) Malaysia Airlines

Best one-week trip in June from Shanghai to Melbourne

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Sun, 1 Jun Shanghai (PVG) Melbourne (MEL) Malaysia Airlines £460
Return Sun, 8 Jun Melbourne (MEL) Shanghai (PVG) Malaysia Airlines
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July

Lowest roundtrip airfare in July from Shanghai to Melbourne

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Mon, 28 Jul Shanghai (PVG) Melbourne (MEL) Malaysia Airlines £507
Return Sat, 16 Aug Melbourne (MEL) Shanghai (PVG) Malaysia Airlines

Best one-week trip in July from Shanghai to Melbourne

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Wed, 9 Jul Shanghai (PVG) Melbourne (MEL) Malaysia Airlines £650
Return Wed, 16 Jul Melbourne (MEL) Shanghai (PVG) Malaysia Airlines
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Shanghai and Melbourne airports and terminals

Airports in Shanghai, CN
map of airports in Shanghai
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    Pudong Int'l airport (PVG)

    Distance from City Center: 19.9 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from PVG to MEL

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 1 Qantas
    Terminal 2 Air China
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Airports in Melbourne VI, AU
map of airports in Melbourne
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    Melbourne Airport (MEL)

    Distance from City Center: 12.3 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from SHA to MEL

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 2 Air China, Qantas
  • 2

    Avalon airport (AVV)

    Distance from City Center: 31.1 miles

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Interesting facts about flights from Shanghai to Melbourne

    • 2 direct flights are operating from Shanghai to Melbourne today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 10h 47m.
    • Air China flight 177 (14:15 GMT, Airbus Industrie A330) is today's earliest available flight from Shanghai to Melbourne.
    • Qantas flight 342 (15:15 GMT, Airbus Industrie A330-200) is today's latest available flight from Shanghai to Melbourne.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from Shanghai to Melbourne (Qantas flight 342, Airbus Industrie A330-200) takes 10h 45m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from Shanghai to Melbourne (Air China flight 177, Airbus Industrie A330) takes 10h 50m.
    • Flights from Pudong Int'l airport (PVG) to Avalon airport (AVV), Melbourne Airport (MEL) are available for this route.

Aircraft options between Shanghai and Melbourne

Equipment Carrier
Airbus Industrie A330-200 Qantas
Airbus Industrie A330 Air China

Flight schedule for flights from Shanghai to Melbourne on Fri, Apr 18, 2014

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
China Southern Airlines/Malaysia Airlines CZ743/MH147 PVG 10:15 MEL 06:10 333/333 17hr 55min
Malaysia Airlines/Malaysia Airlines MH387/MH147 PVG 10:15 MEL 06:10 333/333 17hr 55min
Cathay Pacific/Cathay Pacific CX5865/CX135 PVG 13:00 MEL 06:20 320/333 15hr 20min
Cathay Pacific/Cathay Pacific CX5877/CX135 PVG 13:30 MEL 06:20 320/333 14hr 50min
Cathay Pacific/Cathay Pacific CX367/CX135 PVG 12:25 MEL 06:20 744/333 15hr 55min
Cathay Pacific/Cathay Pacific CX5805/CX135 PVG 14:30 MEL 06:20 333/333 13hr 50min
Cathay Pacific/Cathay Pacific CX6865/CX135 PVG 15:25 MEL 06:20 321/333 12hr 55min
Cathay Pacific/Cathay Pacific CX5859/CX135 SHA 13:20 MEL 06:20 333/333 15hr 0min
Shanghai Airlines/Cathay Pacific FM503/CX135 PVG 12:00 MEL 06:20 320/333 16hr 20min
Shanghai Airlines/Cathay Pacific FM8237/CX135 PVG 12:20 MEL 06:20 333/333 16hr 0min
Shanghai Airlines/Cathay Pacific FM509/CX135 PVG 15:05 MEL 06:20 320/333 13hr 15min
Shanghai Airlines/Cathay Pacific FM845/CX135 SHA 13:55 MEL 06:20 738/333 14hr 25min
China Eastern Airlines/Singapore Airlines MU565/SQ227 PVG 13:50 MEL 06:20 346/388 14hr 30min