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Flights from Shanghai to Istanbul

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

Exploring the world is meant to be magical, but sometimes booking travel can get in the way of that. With 34 airlines, and 1,952 flights available each week, finding the best available flights to Istanbul might feel like a chore.

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

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

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

  • Ataturk Intl. (IST)
  • Sabiha Gokcen Intl. (SAW)

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

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

Out of the 34 airlines interested in helping you break free from your everyday routine with a cheap flight from Shanghai to Istanbul, some of the most popular operating in the Shanghai area are:

  • Flights from Pudong Intl. (PVG) to Ataturk Intl. (IST)

    • China Eastern Airlines
    • Air China
    • Shanghai Airlines
  • Flights from Hongqiao Intl. (SHA) to Ataturk Intl. (IST)

    • China Eastern Airlines
    • Shanghai Airlines
    • Air China
  • Flights from Pudong Intl. (PVG) to Sabiha Gokcen Intl. (SAW)

    • Qatar Airways
    • Emirates Airline

What airlines fly from Shanghai to Istanbul most frequently?

Below you will find the airlines flying from Shanghai area airports to Istanbul 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.

  • Pudong Intl. (PVG) - Ataturk Intl. (IST)

    • China Eastern Airlines - 64 flights per week from PVG to IST
    • Air China - 43 flights per week from PVG to IST
    • Shanghai Airlines - 34 flights per week from PVG to IST
  • Hongqiao Intl. (SHA) - Ataturk Intl. (IST)

    • China Eastern Airlines - 42 flights per week from SHA to IST
    • Shanghai Airlines - 22 flights per week from SHA to IST
    • Air China - 20 flights per week from SHA to IST
  • Pudong Intl. (PVG) - Sabiha Gokcen Intl. (SAW)

    • Qatar Airways - 7 flights per week from PVG to SAW
    • Emirates Airline - 3 flights per week from PVG to SAW

What Shanghai area airports offer flights to Istanbul every week?

Every week, there are over 1,952 flights from Shanghai to Istanbul flown by over 34 different airlines like China Eastern Airlines, Air China, and others. Find more details below:

  • Pudong Intl. (PVG) has 1,408 flights to Ataturk Intl. (IST) per week.
  • Hongqiao Intl. (SHA) has 504 flights to Ataturk Intl. (IST) per week.
  • Pudong Intl. (PVG) has 40 flights to Sabiha Gokcen Intl. (SAW) per week.

How long is a direct flight from Shanghai to Istanbul?

A direct flight from Shanghai to Istanbul usually takes around 11 hours, 35 minutes to cover the 8,071 km distance. The longest flights on this route typically take 20 hours, and on average that is 15 hours, 47 minutes.

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

  • Flight from Pudong Intl. (PVG) to Ataturk Intl. (IST)

    • First departing flight of the day: 10:45 PM
    • Earliest arrival: 05:20 AM
    • Last departing flight of the day: 11:15 PM
    • Latest arrival of the day: 06:20 AM
  • Flight from Hongqiao Intl. (SHA) to Ataturk Intl. (IST)

    • First departing flight of the day: 04:10 PM
    • Earliest arrival: 05:15 AM
    • Last departing flight of the day: 09:00 PM
    • Latest arrival of the day: 06:10 AM
  • Flight from Pudong Intl. (PVG) to Sabiha Gokcen Intl. (SAW)

    • First departing flight of the day: 06:15 AM
    • Earliest arrival: 11:55 AM
    • Last departing flight of the day: 11:50 PM
    • Latest arrival of the day: 09:15 PM

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