Flights from Shanghai to Phuket, Thailand

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

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

China Southern
Sun 9/24
1 stop
Wed 9/27
1 stop
Tue 9/19
Mon 9/25
China Eastern
Sun 10/8
1 stop
Fri 10/27
1 stop
Multiple Airlines
Fri 9/22
1 stop
Wed 9/27
1 stop
Mon 9/18
Fri 9/22
Thai Lion
Sun 10/8
1 stop
Thu 10/12
1 stop

How Much is a Flight from Shanghai to Phuket?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Shanghai to Phuket, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be CN¥3,747.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Phuket?

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 Phuket 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 Phuket?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days CN¥2,253 CN¥2,406
7-14 days CN¥2,135 CN¥2,037
14-21 days CN¥1,961 CN¥1,947
21-30 days CN¥2,135 CN¥2,037
30-60 days CN¥1,843 CN¥1,968
60-90 days CN¥2,135 CN¥2,058
90+ days CN¥2,399 CN¥2,524

Cheapest Day To Fly from Shanghai to Phuket

We've examined 215,181,508 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Shanghai to Phuket is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday

Compare Flight Prices from Shanghai to Phuket 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 Phuket flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Shanghai Phuket Shanghai 9/25/23 10/1/23 0 CN¥2,253
October Shanghai Phuket Juneyao 10/29/23 11/12/23 0 CN¥1,843
November Shanghai Phuket Juneyao 11/5/23 11/10/23 0 CN¥1,843
December Shanghai Phuket Multiple Airlines 12/1/23 12/6/23 1 CN¥2,058
January Shanghai Phuket Juneyao 1/8/24 1/17/24 0 CN¥2,399
February Shanghai Phuket Cathay 2/4/24 2/8/24 1 CN¥2,524
March Shanghai Phuket Cathay 3/3/24 3/10/24 1 CN¥2,524
April Shanghai Phuket Korean 4/3/24 4/6/24 1 CN¥3,775

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Shanghai to Phuket

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

Next 30 Days

24 25 26 27 28 29 30
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
CN¥5,075 CN¥2,058
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
CN¥2,058 CN¥2,023
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
CN¥2,023 CN¥2,058
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
CN¥2,058 CN¥2,037
29 30 31 1 2 3 4

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Shanghai to Phuket

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 Phuket is CN¥2,461.

The average price for direct flights from Shanghai to Phuket is CN¥5,416.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Shanghai to Phuket.

Weekly Direct Flights from Shanghai to Phuket - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Thai Lion 0 1 1 0 1 0 1 20:10 20:10

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Shanghai to Phuket

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 Phuket. 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 Phuket is CN¥3,692.

The average price for round trip flights from Shanghai to Phuket is CN¥2,399.

Shanghai to Phuket Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is the flight from Shanghai to Phuket?
Answer: The average Shanghai to Phuket flight time is 5 hours.
Question: How far is Phuket from Shanghai?
Answer: The distance from Shanghai to Phuket is 3,532 kilometers (2,195 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Shanghai to Phuket?
Answer: There are 4 direct flights from Shanghai to Phuket.
Question: What are the most popular Shanghai airlines for direct flights from Shanghai to Phuket?
Answer: Thai Lion Air provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Shanghai and Phuket.

Shanghai to Phuket Airports

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