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The lowest prices found within the past 7 days from Frankfurt to Shanghai were for one-way flights and £1,820 for return flights, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Origin Airport IATA codeFRA
Destination Airport IATA codePVG
Flight Price£1,819

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Helpful Frankfurt to Shanghai (FRA - SHA) Flight Information

Traveling From Frankfurt
Origin Airport IATA Code FRA
Traveling To Shanghai
Destination Airport IATA Code SHA
Number of Airlines Serving 2
Available Airlines Air Canada, Austrian Airlines, SAS, Finnair, China Eastern Airlines
Distance 8855 km
Direct Flight Time 22 45
Flight Price £1,820

FAQs about flights from Frankfurt to Shanghai

Is it possible to fly from Frankfurt to Shanghai right now?

Our Covid-19 Travel Advisor provides crucial info about travelling from Frankfurt to Shanghai in these unusual times. You'll find everything from health guidelines to flying restrictions, as well as loads of other important information you should know about before you plan a flight.

Is there a direct flight between Frankfurt and Shanghai?

Eager to fly direct between Frankfurt and Shanghai? You've got numerous options, with 2 air carriers offering nonstop services. If you're not sure where to start, consider Lufthansa and Air China.

How long is a direct flight from Frankfurt to Shanghai?

If you're the type of jetsetter who enjoys getting chummy with their seat mates, you'll have roughly 10 hours and 47 minutes to do just that during your direct Frankfurt to Shanghai flight. This trip of 5,530 miles can sometimes zoom by in 10 hours and 45 minutes, which still gives you enough time to make a new friend 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?

Compare the different ways to jet from Frankfurt to Shanghai and walk away with the perfect airfare. Here are the routes that'll get you there:

  • Frankfurt Intl. Airport (FRA) to Shanghai Airport (PVG-Pudong Intl.) - 37 flights per week
  • Frankfurt am Main Airport to Shanghai Hongqiao Intl. Airport - 2 flights per week
What are some of the most popular airlines flying from Frankfurt to Shanghai?

Top-notch service, extra legroom and a terrific rewards programme are some things that differentiate an airline from another. While you'll find numerous carriers advertising flights from Frankfurt to Shanghai, these are among the best:

  • United Airlines with 21 flights every month.
  • Air China with 17 flights every month.
  • SAS with 17 flights every month.
  • Cathay Pacific with 13 flights every month.
  • Air France with 13 flights every month.
  • Austrian Airlines with 13 flights every month.
How many flights are there from Frankfurt to Shanghai?

Booking a trip from Frankfurt to Shanghai is easy. With 5 daily flights to pick from, you can head off on your next big adventure any day of the year.

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, China Southern Airlines or Air China. 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: Flight Fridays. We found that tickets booked on a Friday resulted in the best deal on average in 2020. However, Wednesdays can be the worst days to purchase plane tickets, as it was the day with the highest average ticket price based on flight demand on ebookers in 2020.

What are the cheapest days to fly?

When analysing flight demand on ebookers in 2020, Monday turned out to be the cheapest day to fly. That's definitely something to consider when booking your next trip! Weekends may seem like the most logical time to start your holiday, but airline tickets were on average more expensive for flights departing on Saturdays, so keep this in mind when planning for your next trip.

*According to flight demand on from January to December 2020. 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 December . In the current list of deals available, prices start at £1,820 and can rise to £4,827 for return flights.  

Find the best flight from Frankfurt to Shanghai  

Every day between Frankfurt and Shanghai, 2 flights from 2 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 Lufthansa, Air China LTD, you’ll arrive safely in your destination in around 22hours. If you can think of a quicker way to cover the 8855 km 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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Pudong Shangri-La, Shanghai

Pudong Shangri-La, Shanghai

5 out of 5
33 Fu Cheng Road, Pudong, Shanghai
The price is £119 per night from 26 Sep to 26 Sep
This family-friendly Shanghai hotel is located on the waterfront, within a 10-minute walk of Dongchang Road Ferry Wharf and Oriental Pearl Tower. Yu Garden and ...
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W Shanghai - The Bund

W Shanghai - The Bund

5 out of 5
66 Lvshun Road, Shanghai
The price is £222 per night from 11 Oct to 11 Oct
Located in Downtown Shanghai, this luxury hotel is 2.4 mi (3.9 km) from People's Square, and within 6 mi (10 km) of Oriental Pearl Tower and The Bund. IFC Mall ...
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"Service was unique. Food was great. View beautiful. People were kind."

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W Shanghai - The Bund
Intercontinental Shanghai Wonderland, an IHG Hotel

Intercontinental Shanghai Wonderland, an IHG Hotel

4 out of 5
5888 Chenhua Road, Songjiang District, Shanghai
The price is £300 per night from 29 Sep to 29 Sep
This family-friendly Shanghai hotel is located on the waterfront, within 3 mi (5 km) of Tian Ma Country Club and Shanghai Chenshan Botanic Gardens. Sheshan Observatory ...
Intercontinental Shanghai Wonderland, an IHG Hotel

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Capella Shanghai, Jian Ye Li

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Sheraton Shanghai Chongming Hotel

Sheraton Shanghai Chongming Hotel

4 out of 5
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The price is £84 per night from 10 Oct to 10 Oct
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The Peninsula Shanghai

The Peninsula Shanghai

5 out of 5
32 Zhongshan Dong Yi Road, No 32 The Bund, Shanghai, Shanghai
The price is £343 per night from 26 Sep to 26 Sep
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Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

*Savings based on all holiday package bookings with Flight + Hotel on from January 2017 to December 2017, as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages. For Free Flight or 100% Off Flight deals, package savings is greater than or equal to the current cost of one component, when both are priced separately.

Fare, taxes & fees: Fares were found on and are updated daily. They include all taxes and fees, except baggage fees.

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.