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Wed, 16 Jun - Sun, 27 Jun
BCN
Barcelona Intl.
LGW
Gatwick
£53
Vueling Airlines
Fri, 9 Jul - Mon, 12 Jul
BCN
Barcelona Intl.
LHR
Heathrow
£88
British Airways
Tue, 1 Jun - Sat, 19 Jun
BCN
Barcelona Intl.
LCY
London City
£178
KLM
Sat, 27 Nov - Thu, 2 Dec
EWR
Liberty Intl.
LGW
Gatwick
£278
TAP Portugal
Sat, 27 Nov - Thu, 2 Dec
EWR
Liberty Intl.
LHR
Heathrow
£310
SAS
Wed, 16 Jun - Sat, 11 Sep
YYZ
Pearson Intl.
LGW
Gatwick
£395
Air Transat
Sat, 27 Nov - Thu, 2 Dec
JFK
John F. Kennedy Intl.
LHR
Heathrow
£400
Aer Lingus
Wed, 1 Sep - Fri, 11 Feb
PVG
Pudong Intl.
LHR
Heathrow
£691
Air China
Fri, 28 May - Fri, 4 Jun
PVG
Pudong Intl.
LHR
Heathrow
£728
Air China
Tue, 25 May - Fri, 4 Jun
PVG
Pudong Intl.
LHR
Heathrow
£789
Swiss International Air Lines
Mon, 31 May - Thu, 10 Jun
LAX
Los Angeles Intl.
LHR
Heathrow
£876
American Airlines
Sun, 13 Jun - Fri, 6 Aug
PVG
Pudong Intl.
LHR
Heathrow
£913
Cathay Pacific
Tue, 25 May - Wed, 26 May
SHA
Hongqiao Intl.
LHR
Heathrow
£1,716
Xiamen Airlines
Sun, 13 Jun - Sun, 1 Aug
PVG
Pudong Intl.
LHR
Heathrow
£2,142
Ethiopian Airlines
Sun, 13 Jun - Fri, 6 Aug
PVG
Pudong Intl.
LHR
Heathrow
£2,201
Austrian Airlines
Sat, 27 Nov - Thu, 2 Dec
LGA
LaGuardia
LHR
Heathrow
£3,978
British Airways
Cheap Flights from Shanghai to London & Flight Information
Origin Airport IATA CodePVG
Destination Airport IATA CodeLHR
Flight Price£690

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Helpful Shanghai (SHA) to London (LON) Flight Information

Traveling From Shanghai
Origin Airport IATA Code SHA
Traveling To London
Destination Airport IATA Code LON
Number of Airlines Serving
Available Airlines Vueling Airlines, British Airways, KLM, TAP Portugal, SAS, Air Transat, Aer Lingus, Air China, Swiss International Air Lines, American Airlines, Cathay Pacific, Xiamen Airlines, Ethiopian Airlines, Austrian Airlines
Distance
Direct Flight Time
Flight Price £53

FAQs about flights from Shanghai to London

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

Our Covid-19 Travel Advisor provides essential info about travelling from Shanghai to London in these uncertain times. There's 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 Shanghai and London?

Direct flights from Shanghai to London? You unfortunately won't find any. But don't despair — there are a number of airlines advertising multi-stop services.

How long is a direct flight from Shanghai to London?

Nonstop flights can be booked between Shanghai and London and take about 12 hours and 14 minutes. However, the trip of 5,779 miles could zoom by much faster depending on a couple of factors like good weather and the aircraft type.

Can I cancel my flight booking to London due to COVID-19?

As an Ebookers customer, you may be eligible for a no-change-fee cancellation for your London 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 Shanghai to London flights?

There's more than one way to travel from Shanghai to London. Get inspired with these popular flight routes:

  • PVG to London (LHR-Heathrow) - 76 flights per week
  • Shanghai (SHA-Hongqiao Intl.) to Heathrow Airport (LHR) - 3 flights per week
What are some of the most popular airlines flying from Shanghai to London?

Fantastic service, comfy seats and a terrific rewards programme are some factors that differentiate an airline from another. While you'll find numerous carriers operating flights from Shanghai to London, these are among the best:

  • Air France with 60 flights every month.
  • China Eastern Airlines with 60 flights every month.
  • United Airlines with 52 flights every month.
  • SAS with 30 flights every month.
  • Ethiopian Airlines with 30 flights every month.
  • Etihad Airways with 30 flights every month.
How many flights are there from Shanghai to London?

There are 11 flights which operate each day from Shanghai to London. You might like to remember this the next time you catch yourself fantasising about a holiday.

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 ebookers.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.

Need a car after flight from Shanghai to London

Fri, 14 May - Mon, 17 May

Mini

Fiat 500 or similar
  • 4 people
  • 161 free kilometres/day
Fiat 500

£77

total
found 26 days ago
Fri, 14 May - Mon, 17 May

Economy

Ford Fiesta or similar
  • 5 people
  • 161 free kilometres/day
Ford Fiesta

£80

total
found 26 days ago
Fri, 14 May - Mon, 17 May

Compact

Hyundai I30, Ford Focus or similar
  • 5 people
  • 161 free kilometres/day
Hyundai I30, Ford Focus

£83

total
found 26 days ago
Fri, 14 May - Mon, 17 May

Midsize

Volvo V40 or similar
  • 5 people
  • Limited mileage
Volvo V40

£122

total
found 26 days ago
Fri, 14 May - Mon, 17 May

Standard SUV

Honda Crv or similar
  • 5 people
  • Limited mileage
Honda Crv

£128

total
found 26 days ago
Fri, 14 May - Mon, 17 May

Compact Elite

Mercedes A Class, BMW 1 Series or similar
  • 5 people
  • Limited mileage
Mercedes A Class, BMW 1 Series

£162

total
found 26 days ago
Lowest prices found within the past 26 days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Place to stay after flight from Shanghai to London

The Tower Hotel

The Tower Hotel

4 out of 5
St Katharine's Way, London, England
The price is £80 per night from 23 May to 23 May
Located in London City Centre, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Tower Bridge, Tower of London and HMS Belfast. The Shard and Excel Exhibition Centre ...
3.9/5Good! (85 reviews)
"Great location, Great bar and nice staff. View is great"

Reviewed on 5 Dec 2020

The Tower Hotel
DoubleTree by Hilton London Angel Kings Cross

DoubleTree by Hilton London Angel Kings Cross

4 out of 5
60 Pentonville Road, Islington, London, England
The price is £61 per night from 14 May to 14 May
This family-friendly London hotel is located near the airport, within a 10-minute walk of Sadler's Wells Theatre and Business Design Centre. Barbican Arts Centre ...
4.3/5Excellent! (22 reviews)
"A nice & reasonable price city hotel, close to Angel Subway ( Northen Line). Employees, Room & Breakfast are very good. I would stay there again."

Reviewed on 9 Aug 2019

DoubleTree by Hilton London Angel Kings Cross
Thistle Piccadilly

Thistle Piccadilly

4 out of 5
Coventry Street, London, England
The price is £88 per night from 23 May to 23 May
Located in London City Centre, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of The British Museum, London Eye and Buckingham Palace. Big Ben and Hyde Park are also within ...
4.3/5Excellent! (78 reviews)
"It's all about the location! Small rooms but clean and tidy"

Reviewed on 22 Apr 2019

Thistle Piccadilly

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Park Plaza Westminster Bridge London

Park Plaza Westminster Bridge London

4 out of 5
200 Westminster Bridge Road, London, England
The price is £139 per night from 13 May to 13 May
Located in London City Centre, this eco-friendly hotel is steps away from Southbank Centre Book Market and Florence Nightingale Museum. St. Thomas' Hospital ...
4.1/5Very Good! (135 reviews)
"Good location near Waterloo Station, The London Eye, etc. High quality hotel with excellent service."

Reviewed on 16 Aug 2020

Park Plaza Westminster Bridge London
Hilton Garden Inn London Heathrow Terminal 2 and 3

Hilton Garden Inn London Heathrow Terminal 2 and 3

3.5 out of 5
The price is £94 per night from 15 May to 15 May
Located in Hillingdon, this hotel is 2.8 mi (4.4 km) from Stockley Park and within 9 miles (15 km) of Brunel University and Twickenham Stadium. Windsor Castle ...
4.3/5Excellent! (12 reviews)
"In Terminal 2, 5/10 minutes,under cover, walk from airport Check In machines. Brand new, squeaky clean, recommended."

Reviewed on 2 Feb 2020

Hilton Garden Inn London Heathrow Terminal 2 and 3
Leonardo Royal London Tower Bridge

Leonardo Royal London Tower Bridge

4 out of 5
45 Prescot Street, London, England
The price is £90 per night from 23 May to 23 May
Located in London City Centre, this luxury hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Tower Bridge and Tower of London. Borough Market and Museum of London are also ...
4.1/5Very Good! (24 reviews)
"Actually came for the view of the hotel room but unfortunately didn’t get the view we were hoping in the picture which is a shame but everything else like the service and cleanness was perfect, would stay here again"

Reviewed on 10 May 2021

Leonardo Royal London Tower Bridge
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