Cheap flights from Birmingham to Shanghai

from as little as £541

14 nights in Shanghai, departing Birmingham on 15 / May / 2024 with China Eastern Airlines (price found 24 hours ago)

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Today alone, Netflights has searched over 923 flights. 15 / May / 2024 is currently the lowest priced day of the year to fly the Birmingham/Shanghai route. There are around 232 flights on any given week from the UK to Shanghai and the cheapest month to fly right now is May.

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Key facts about Shanghai

How to get cheap flights from Birmingham to Shanghai

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Your flight from Birmingham to Shanghai should take about 17 hrs 30 mins. We've gone through all 232 of the weekly flights to or via Shanghai, operated by eight airlines, to help you compare flight prices and times. At the moment, the cheapest flight is £541.

Being flexible with your dates could help you find a cheaper flight from Birmingham to Shanghai. The cheapest time to fly to China is normally February and China Eastern Airlines tend to have the best-value flights. Generally speaking, you should expect to pay more for flights during high season in July, unless you manage to bag a last-minute deal.

Shanghai actually has one airports to choose from – but Shanghai Pu Dong Airport (PVG) is the usually the cheapest option. If you need to fly into a specific airport, adjust your search to focus on those flights. The most popular airlines include China Eastern Airlines, Lufthansa & Emirates.

If you can’t find flights that suit you, consider flying to another part of China. Today alone, Netflights has scanned 923 flights worldwide, so we're confident you'll be able to find a great cheap flight for you.

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