Flights from Shanghai to Penang, Malaysia

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Shanghai to Penang Last modified: Sep 19, 2023 11:07 -04:00

We've scanned 109,155,000 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Penang. Multiple Airlines & Cathay frequently offer the best deals to Penang flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Multiple Airlines
Thu 10/26
2 stops
Wed 11/1
2 stops
Sat 9/23
1 stop
Thu 9/28
1 stop
China Southern
Sun 11/5
1 stop
Wed 11/8
1 stop
Multiple Airlines
Thu 9/21
2 stops
Thu 9/28
2 stops
Sun 12/24
1 stop
Thu 12/28
1 stop
Tue 10/10
1 stop
Thu 10/19
1 stop

How Much is a Flight from Shanghai to Penang?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Shanghai to Penang, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be CN¥5,902.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Penang?

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 Penang 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 Penang?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days CN¥4,783 CN¥2,642
7-14 days CN¥0 CN¥3,942
14-21 days CN¥0 CN¥5,694
21-30 days CN¥8,634 CN¥2,642
30-60 days CN¥8,634 CN¥2,545
60-90 days CN¥0 CN¥3,511
90+ days CN¥18,943 CN¥2,642

Cheapest Day To Fly from Shanghai to Penang

We've examined 218,310,000 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Shanghai to Penang is Wednesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

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Compare Flight Prices from Shanghai to Penang 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 Penang flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Shanghai Penang Cathay 9/23/23 9/28/23 1 CN¥2,642
October Shanghai Penang Multiple Airlines 10/26/23 11/1/23 2 CN¥2,545
November Shanghai Penang China Southern 11/5/23 11/8/23 1 CN¥3,163
December Shanghai Penang Xiamen 12/24/23 12/28/23 1 CN¥3,198
January Shanghai Penang Cathay 1/6/24 1/24/24 1 CN¥2,642
February Shanghai Penang Malaysia 2/4/24 2/16/24 1 CN¥4,950
March Shanghai Penang Malaysia 3/30/24 4/5/24 1 CN¥3,949
April Shanghai Penang Malaysia 4/28/24 4/30/24 1 CN¥3,622

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Shanghai to Penang

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

Next 30 Days

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CN¥5,492 CN¥5,937 CN¥2,628
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CN¥2,628 CN¥3,108
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Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Shanghai to Penang

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 Penang is CN¥3,150.

The average price for direct flights from Shanghai to Penang is CN¥18,943.

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Shanghai to Penang

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 Penang. 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 Penang is CN¥1,745.

The average price for round trip flights from Shanghai to Penang is CN¥3,150.

Shanghai to Penang Flight Questions

Airlines in Shanghai flying to Penang Last modified: Sep 19, 2023 11:07 -04:00Number of routes searched: 0Number of itineraries searched: 0

Wondering which airlines fly out of Shanghai to Penang? We've gathered the average price of Shanghai airlines with flights to Penang. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Shanghai to Penang Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Shanghai and Penang. 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 Penang