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The lowest prices found within the past 7 days from Frankfurt to Shanghai were for one-way flights and £1,051 for return flights, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

Cheap Flights from Frankfurt to Shanghai & Flight Information
Origin Airport IATA codeFRA
Destination Airport IATA codePVG
Number Of Flight Options1
Flight Price£1,051
Average Flight Time18 hours 35 mins

Shanghai Flight Information

Traveling From Frankfurt
Origin Airport IATA Code FRA
Traveling To Shanghai
Destination Airport IATA Code SHA
Number of Airlines Serving
Available Airlines Finnair, Air China, Lufthansa, Air Canada, Scandinavian Airlines, Ethiopian Airlines, Singapore Airlines, Etihad Airways, Air France
Direct Flight Time
Flight Price £1,051

Frequently asked questions

Is it possible to fly from Frankfurt to Shanghai right now?
Our Covid-19 Travel Advisor provides essential info about travelling from Frankfurt to Shanghai in these unusual times. You’ll find everything from flying restrictions to health guidelines, as well as a wealth of other important info you should know about before you fly.
Is there a direct flight between Frankfurt and Shanghai?
Can’t wait to start uncovering the surprises that await in Shanghai? There are a few airlines operating direct flights between Frankfurt (FRA-Frankfurt Intl.) and Pudong Intl. Airport (PVG). Lufthansa might have your ideal airfare but if not, Air China is another option.
How long is a direct flight from Frankfurt to Shanghai?
If you’re the sort of flyer who enjoys chatting to their fellow passengers, you’ll have around 10 hours and 48 minutes to do just that during your direct Frankfurt to Shanghai flight. This journey of 5,500 miles can zip by in just 10 hours and 45 minutes, which still gives you plenty of time to make a new pal or two.
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 Frankfurt to Shanghai flights?
If you’re on your way from Frankfurt to Shanghai, chances are you’ll be taking off from Frankfurt Intl. Airport (FRA) and stepping off the plane at Pudong Intl. Airport (PVG).
What are some of the most popular airlines flying from Frankfurt to Shanghai?
Relax knowing you’re on your way to Shanghai with a reputable airline. There are numerous carriers that have flights from Frankfurt, however we’ve compiled a list of the six most popular to look into:

  • SAS with 30 flights every month.
  • Korean Air with 30 flights every month.
  • Air France with 21 flights every month.
  • Cathay Pacific with 17 flights every month.
  • Finnair with 8 flights every month.
  • China Airlines with 8 flights every month.

How many flights are there from Frankfurt to Shanghai?
Organising a trip from Frankfurt to Shanghai is simple. With 5 daily flights to choose from, you can set off on your next big adventure whenever you like.
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 Frankfurt 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 Frankfurt 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 Frankfurt to Shanghai is January. In the current list of deals available, prices start at £1,051 and can rise to £4,527 for return flights.  

Find the best flight from Frankfurt to Shanghai  

Every day between Frankfurt and Shanghai,  flights from 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 , you’ll arrive safely in your destination in around hours. If you can think of a quicker way to cover the between null and null, let us know! 

Flights from Frankfurt 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 Frankfurt 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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Sheraton Shanghai Hongkou Hotel

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4.5 out of 5
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Grand Mercure Shanghai Hongqiao

Grand Mercure Shanghai Hongqiao

4.5 out of 5
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The Ritz-Carlton Shanghai, Pudong

5 out of 5
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Intercontinental Shanghai Wonderland, an IHG Hotel

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