Cheap flights from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur

from as little as £349

29 nights in Kuala Lumpur, departing Shanghai Pu Dong Airport on 10 / Oct / 2023 with Malaysia Airlines (price found 26 hours ago)

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10 / Oct / 2023 is currently the lowest priced day of the year to fly the Shanghai/Kuala Lumpur route. There are around 26 flights on any given week from the UK to Kuala Lumpur and the cheapest month to fly right now is October.

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Rainfall (mm)

120 mm


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280 mm

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Find a good deal on your flight from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur with Netflights. 26 flights go via this route every week, and we've collected them all to help you find the best deal. If you want to keep your options open, take a look at flights from another airport in Shanghai.

The most popular airlines for this route are Cathay Pacific & Malaysia Airlines, while Shanghai Pu Dong Airport (PVG) is the most popular departure airport in the city. But when you fly is just as important as where you fly from. Search by month to find out when flights are at the priciest and their cheapest.

The 3777 km journey from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur takes at least 5 hrs 35 mins. On average, Cathay Pacific have the cheapest flights, but check your search results, as this isn’t always the case. Another way to get a cheap flight is to book last minute – but this does mean you may not be able to get the exact flights you want.

You can also compare the prices of hotels and hire cars for your stay in Malaysia. Simply use the tabs above, or add them to your booking once you’ve chosen your flight.

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