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Zurich to Shanghai Last modified: Sep 11, 2022 13:32 -04:00

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How Much is a Flight from Zurich to Shanghai?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Zurich to Shanghai, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be CHF3,435.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Zurich to Shanghai?

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 Zurich to Shanghai 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 Zurich to Shanghai?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days CHF1,994 CHF2,864
7-14 days CHF1,564 CHF2,858
14-21 days CHF2,154 CHF1,885
21-30 days CHF2,359 CHF1,862
30-60 days CHF1,759 CHF1,356
60-90 days CHF1,749 CHF2,275
90+ days CHF1,220 CHF1,175

Cheapest Day To Fly from Zurich to Shanghai

We've examined 3,250 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Zurich to Shanghai is Thursday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

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Compare Flight Prices from Zurich to Shanghai 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 Zurich to Shanghai flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
December Zurich Shanghai !! 12/27/21 12/30/21 4 CHF2,852
June Zurich Shanghai !! 6/14/22 6/21/22 4 CHF1,862
September Zurich Shanghai !! 9/14/22 9/30/22 3 CHF2,278
December Zurich Shanghai JAL 12/17/21 12/23/21 4 CHF1,854
May Zurich Shanghai !! 5/18/22 5/31/22 4 CHF1,177
December Zurich Shanghai !! 12/19/21 1/7/22 0 CHF1,777
December Zurich Shanghai !! 12/18/21 1/3/22 0 CHF1,211
January Zurich Shanghai 00 1/11/22 1/25/22 0 CHF1,205

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Zurich to Shanghai

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

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Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Zurich to Shanghai

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 Zurich to Shanghai is CHF2,278.

The average price for direct flights from Zurich to Shanghai is CHF1,490.

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Zurich to Shanghai

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 Zurich to Shanghai. 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 Zurich to Shanghai is CHF1,107.

The average price for round trip flights from Zurich to Shanghai is CHF2,278.

Zurich to Shanghai Flight Questions

Zurich to Shanghai Airports

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