Shanghai to Colombo Last modified: Nov 15, 2022 11:55 -05:00
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Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Colombo?
The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Shanghai to Colombo based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.
How far in advance should I book tickets from Shanghai to Colombo?
The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Shanghai to Colombo.
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Cheapest Day To Fly from Shanghai to Colombo
We've examined 5,540 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Shanghai to Colombo is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.
Compare Flight Prices from Shanghai to Colombo by Month
Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Shanghai to Colombo flights.
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Cheap Last Minute Flights from Shanghai to Colombo
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Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Shanghai to Colombo
Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.
The average price for connecting flights from Shanghai to Colombo is CN¥14,807.
The average price for direct flights from Shanghai to Colombo is CN¥18,416.
One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Shanghai to Colombo
We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Shanghai to Colombo. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.
The average price for one way flights from Shanghai to Colombo is CN¥9,007.
The average price for round trip flights from Shanghai to Colombo is CN¥14,807.
Shanghai to Colombo Airports
These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Shanghai and Colombo. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.
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