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Flights from London to Shanghai

Exclusive Information to Help You Book Your Flight from London to Shanghai

Exploring the world is meant to be magical, but sometimes booking travel can get in the way of that. With 53 airlines, and 2,540 flights available each week, finding the best available flights to Shanghai might feel like a chore.

There are many airports in the area to book your flights from London to Shanghai. The most popular airports to fly from are:

  • Heathrow (LHR)
  • Gatwick (LGW)
  • London City (LCY)

You can touch down at any of these popular airports in Shanghai to save time and money:

  • Pudong Intl. (PVG)
  • Hongqiao Intl. (SHA)

We want you to travel on your own terms. That way, when your flight arrives in Shanghai you are ready to be amazed by the spectacular sights, sounds, and tastes the city has to offer.

53 airlines offer cheap flights from London to Shanghai. What are some of the most popular?

Out of the 53 airlines interested in helping you break free from your everyday routine with a cheap flight from London to Shanghai, some of the most popular operating in the London area are:

  • Flights from Heathrow (LHR) to Pudong Intl. (PVG)

    • British Airways
    • Lufthansa
    • Emirates Airline
  • Flights from London City (LCY) to Pudong Intl. (PVG)

    • British Airways
    • KLM
    • CityJet
  • Flights from Heathrow (LHR) to Hongqiao Intl. (SHA)

    • Cathay Pacific
    • British Airways
    • Virgin Atlantic Airways

What airlines fly from London to Shanghai most frequently?

Below you will find the airlines flying from London area airports to Shanghai most often. Larger airports and airlines with more frequent flights on a route tend to have more available seats, though flying out of a smaller airport may be more affordable.

  • Heathrow (LHR) - Pudong Intl. (PVG)

    • British Airways - 278 flights per week from LHR to PVG
    • Lufthansa - 88 flights per week from LHR to PVG
    • Emirates Airline - 45 flights per week from LHR to PVG
  • London City (LCY) - Pudong Intl. (PVG)

    • British Airways - 38 flights per week from LCY to PVG
    • KLM - 18 flights per week from LCY to PVG
    • CityJet - 17 flights per week from LCY to PVG
  • Heathrow (LHR) - Hongqiao Intl. (SHA)

    • Cathay Pacific - 28 flights per week from LHR to SHA
    • British Airways - 22 flights per week from LHR to SHA
    • Virgin Atlantic Airways - 21 flights per week from LHR to SHA

What London area airports offer flights to Shanghai every week?

Every week, there are over 2,540 flights from London to Shanghai flown by over 53 different airlines like British Airways, Lufthansa, and others. Find more details below:

  • Heathrow (LHR) has 1,720 flights to Pudong Intl. (PVG) per week.
  • London City (LCY) has 364 flights to Pudong Intl. (PVG) per week.
  • Heathrow (LHR) has 224 flights to Hongqiao Intl. (SHA) per week.

How long is a direct flight from London to Shanghai?

A direct flight from London to Shanghai usually takes around 11 hours, 5 minutes to cover the 9,278 km distance. The longest flights on this route typically take 19 hours, 45 minutes, and on average that is 15 hours, 25 minutes.

What is the earliest and latest flight available from London to Shanghai?

  • Flight from Heathrow (LHR) to Pudong Intl. (PVG)

    • First departing flight of the day: 01:25 PM
    • Earliest arrival: 07:55 AM
    • Last departing flight of the day: 10:40 PM
    • Latest arrival of the day: 05:00 PM
  • Flight from London City (LCY) to Pudong Intl. (PVG)

    • First departing flight of the day: 07:00 AM
    • Earliest arrival: 05:45 AM
    • Last departing flight of the day: 05:50 PM
    • Latest arrival of the day: 02:55 PM
  • Flight from Heathrow (LHR) to Hongqiao Intl. (SHA)

    • First departing flight of the day: 09:30 AM
    • Earliest arrival: 09:35 AM
    • Last departing flight of the day: 10:40 PM
    • Latest arrival of the day: 11:50 PM

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Refunds/changes/cancellations: Itinerary changes, if permitted for the fare, will have a £25.00 / 45.00 Euro service fee charged by ebookers, plus any airline fare and tax increase that may be applicable.

Other conditions: Schedules, fares and rules are subject to change without notice. Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights/dates or in all markets. Fares will not be honored retroactively or in exchange for any wholly/partially unused ticket. Tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable. Fare rules are provided for the selected itinerary before booking.