Flights from Shanghai to Frankfurt, Germany

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Shanghai to Frankfurt Last modified: Jan 22, 2024 8:23 -05:00

We've scanned 115,678,683 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Frankfurt. China Eastern & China Southern frequently offer the best deals to Frankfurt flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

China Eastern
SHAFRA
Wed 1/24
nonstop
FRASHA
Tue 2/13
nonstop
CN¥4,032
China Southern
SHAFRA
Sun 2/4
1 stop
FRASHA
Sun 2/11
1 stop
CN¥4,109
Multiple Airlines
SHAFRA
Wed 1/24
1 stop
FRASHA
Tue 2/13
1 stop
CN¥4,213
SAS
SHAFRA
Thu 3/7
1 stop
FRASHA
Wed 3/13
1 stop
CN¥4,512
Air France
SHAFRA
Mon 3/4
1 stop
FRASHA
Mon 3/11
1 stop
CN¥4,554
Etihad
SHAFRA
Mon 1/22
1 stop
FRASHA
Thu 1/25
1 stop
CN¥4,561

How Much is a Flight from Shanghai to Frankfurt?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Shanghai to Frankfurt, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be CN¥4,359.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Frankfurt?

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 Frankfurt 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 Frankfurt?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Shanghai to Frankfurt.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days CN¥6,333 CN¥4,568
7-14 days CN¥5,304 CN¥4,290
14-21 days CN¥5,888 CN¥4,575
21-30 days CN¥4,867 CN¥4,317
30-60 days CN¥4,470 CN¥4,290
60-90 days CN¥5,596 CN¥4,582
90+ days CN¥5,298 CN¥4,582

Cheapest Day To Fly from Shanghai to Frankfurt

We've examined 231,357,366 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Shanghai to Frankfurt is Monday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
CN¥4,290CN¥4,290CN¥4,324CN¥4,588CN¥4,331 CN¥4,324

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Shanghai to Frankfurt

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Shanghai to Frankfurt. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
CN¥5,013
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
CN¥5,013 CN¥4,992
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
CN¥4,992 CN¥4,588
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
CN¥4,588 CN¥5,826
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
CN¥5,826 CN¥5,054
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
CN¥5,054

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Shanghai to Frankfurt

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 Frankfurt is CN¥5,096.

The average price for direct flights from Shanghai to Frankfurt is CN¥6,083.

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Shanghai to Frankfurt

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 Frankfurt. 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 Frankfurt is CN¥2,559.

The average price for round trip flights from Shanghai to Frankfurt is CN¥5,096.

Shanghai to Frankfurt Flight Questions

Shanghai to Frankfurt Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Shanghai and Frankfurt. 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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Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Frankfurt