Flights from Shanghai to Seoul, South Korea

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

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

Shandong
SHASEL
Sun 1/28
1 stop
SELSHA
Sun 2/11
1 stop
CN¥1,092
China Southern
SHASEL
Tue 1/23
nonstop
SELSHA
Thu 1/25
nonstop
CN¥1,217
Multiple Airlines
SHASEL
Tue 1/23
nonstop
SELSHA
Thu 1/25
nonstop
CN¥1,363
China Eastern
SHASEL
Tue 1/23
nonstop
SELSHA
Thu 1/25
nonstop
CN¥1,363
Shanghai
SHASEL
Tue 1/23
nonstop
SELSHA
Thu 1/25
nonstop
CN¥1,363
Asiana
SHASEL
Wed 1/24
nonstop
SELSHA
Fri 2/9
nonstop
CN¥1,370

How Much is a Flight from Shanghai to Seoul?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Shanghai to Seoul, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be CN¥1,078.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Seoul?

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 Seoul 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 Seoul?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days CN¥1,314 CN¥1,078
7-14 days CN¥1,342 CN¥1,078
14-21 days CN¥1,349 CN¥1,078
21-30 days CN¥1,307 CN¥1,453
30-60 days CN¥1,300 CN¥1,078
60-90 days CN¥1,300 CN¥1,655
90+ days CN¥1,516 CN¥1,759

Cheapest Day To Fly from Shanghai to Seoul

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 Seoul is Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
CN¥1,078CN¥1,078CN¥1,078CN¥1,078CN¥1,078 CN¥1,078

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Shanghai to Seoul

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Shanghai to Seoul. 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¥1,078
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
CN¥1,078 CN¥1,377
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
CN¥1,377 CN¥1,078
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
CN¥1,078 CN¥1,370
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
CN¥1,370 CN¥1,572
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
CN¥1,572

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Shanghai to Seoul

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 Seoul is CN¥1,843.

The average price for direct flights from Shanghai to Seoul is CN¥1,676.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Shanghai to Seoul - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Korean 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 06:10 13:25
Asiana 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 03:25 13:00

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Shanghai to Seoul

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 Seoul. 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 Seoul is CN¥869.

The average price for round trip flights from Shanghai to Seoul is CN¥1,634.

Shanghai to Seoul Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Shanghai to Seoul?
Answer: The average Shanghai to Seoul flight time is 2 hours.
Question: How far is Seoul from Shanghai?
Answer: The distance from Shanghai to Seoul is 820 kilometers (510 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Shanghai to Seoul?
Answer: There are 56 direct flights from Shanghai to Seoul.
Question: What are the most popular Shanghai airlines for direct flights from Shanghai to Seoul?
Answer: Asiana Airlines provides 62% of the non-stop flights between Shanghai and Seoul.

Shanghai to Seoul Airports

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