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The lowest prices found within the past 7 days from Seoul to Shanghai were for one-way flights and £276 for return flights, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Xiamen Airlines, Shanghai Airlines, China Eastern Airlines, Asiana Airlines, Korean Air, China Airlines, Cathay Pacific, EVA Airways
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Frequently asked questions

Is it possible to fly from Seoul to Shanghai right now?
Stay informed about present health guidelines and flying restrictions by checking the Covid-19 Travel Advisor. This page is kept up-to-date with all the latest requirements for your flights from Seoul to Shanghai.
Is there a direct flight between Seoul and Shanghai?
You’ll find there are a couple of options when making your way from Seoul to Shanghai. The first is between Incheon Intl. Airport (ICN) and Shanghai (PVG-Pudong Intl.). This route is serviced by no fewer than 2 airlines, including Korean Air. Another choice is to fly from Gimpo Intl. Airport (GMP) to Shanghai Hongqiao Intl. Airport with an airline like Korean Air.
How long is a direct flight from Seoul to Shanghai?
Nonstop flights are available between Seoul and Shanghai and take on average 2 hours and 8 minutes. But the journey of 510 miles could race by in 1 hour and 50 minutes depending on factors like the weather and aircraft type.
Can I cancel my flight booking to Shanghai due to COVID-19?
As an ebookers customer, you may be eligible for a no-change-fee cancellation for your Shanghai booking and a credit that you can use for another flight. Your account is the place to go to see if your reservation has this flexibility. If you have any more questions, our Customer Service Portal is here to help.
What are the best airports for Seoul to Shanghai flights?
If you’re unsure how to venture from Seoul to Shanghai, here are the most frequently flown routes:

  • ICN to Shanghai (PVG-Pudong Intl.) - 41 flights per week
  • GMP to Pudong Intl. Airport (PVG) - 13 flights per week
  • Seoul–Incheon Intl. Airport to Shanghai Hongqiao Intl. Airport - 8 flights per week

What are some of the most popular airlines flying from Seoul to Shanghai?
The route between Seoul and Shanghai is a well-travelled one, so you have a good range of flights to choose from. If you don’t know who you should book with, these are the top six air carriers to check out:

  • Korean Air with 130 flights every month.
  • Air Canada with 17 flights every month.
  • Delta with 17 flights every month.
  • United Airlines with 17 flights every month.
  • EVA Air with 17 flights every month.
  • XiamenAir with 13 flights every month.

How many flights are there from Seoul to Shanghai?
You’ve got lots of choice when it comes to flying from Seoul to Shanghai. With around 6 flights running daily, the time to go is up to you.
Is it possible to fly on an airline that employs social distancing and other COVID-19 measures?
Getting to your destination comfortably and confidently is as important as having a great holiday once you get there. Take the stress out of flying by choosing China Eastern Airlines, Shanghai Airlines or Juneyao Airlines. They all employ social distancing rules and have COVID-19 measures in place, which may be capped capacity flights and keeping the middle seat empty.
What are the cheapest days to book a flight?
This is one is easy to remember: Ticket Thursdays. We found that tickets booked on a Thursday resulted in the best deal on average in 2021. However, Friday can be the worst day to purchase plane tickets, as it was the day with the highest average ticket price based on flight demand on ebookers in 2021.
What are the cheapest days to fly?
When analysing flight demand on ebookers in 2021, Friday turned out to be the cheapest day to fly, with Tuesday as a close second. That’s definitely something to consider when booking your next trip! Thinking of traveling mid-week? It turns out that Wednesdays generally had the most expensive airline tickets, so keep this in mind when planning for your next trip.*According to flight demand on from January to December 2021. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.

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Cheap flights from Seoul to Shanghai 

Our advanced search tools and comprehensive filters help you find a flight that fits your budget. To search for cheap flights, just enter your travel dates and sort your results by price. With all available tickets listed lowest price first, it’s easy to select the one that’s easiest on your wallet.  

To find the cheapest flights from Seoul to Shanghai, you can also travel outside peak season. The more flexible you can be on travel dates, the easier it is to find those cheap flight tickets. We know, for example, that the cheapest time to travel between Seoul to Shanghai is April. In the current list of deals available, prices start at £276 and can rise to £1,156 for return flights.  

Find the best flight from Seoul to Shanghai  

Every day between Seoul and Shanghai, 6 flights from 5 airlines jet back and forth. And with ebookers, you can book tickets for any one of those flights. If you book a direct flight with Shanghai Airlines, China Eastern Airlines, Spring Airlines, Korean Air, Asiana Airlines, you’ll arrive safely in your destination in around 0hours. If you can think of a quicker way to cover the 819 km between null and null, let us know! 

Flights from Seoul to Shanghai — a great choice on great deals 

We only need a little information to give you a lot of choice. Just tell us when you’re planning your family holiday, long weekend, luxury getaway or quick business trip, and we’ll do the rest. And to keep your choice-making easy, we’ve given you plenty of ways to narrow down your search. Choose one-way, roundtrip or multi city flights, select your preferred airline, your time of arrival and departure and cabin class using the filters.  

Once you’ve told us what you want, we’ll show you what’s on offer. All you need to do is take your pick and start packing.  

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We want the experience of booking your flight from Seoul to Shanghai to be as simple as possible. That’s why we designed our search and filter options to make your life easy. Whether you are travelling on business or for pleasure, ebookers has you covered. 

When you’re ready to book, our service is always fast and transparent. We know plans change, so we have a range of flexible booking options. Choose between refundable bookings and flights with no charges should you need to rearrange and travel stress-free. 

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