There are seven airlines offering flights to Shanghai. The most direct route isn’t necessarily the cheapest – being flexible is key to finding the lowest airfare rates. For example, try searching by month to see the best time of the week to fly. The cheapest date is currently 28 / Sep / 2019.
Shanghai Pu Dong Airport is just one of the airports in Shanghai. If you're not set on a specific airport, try changing your search from Shanghai Pu Dong Airport to Shanghai to see a broader range of flights – they might be cheaper. It usually takes about 20 hrs 15 mins to fly 9334 km to Shanghai Pu Dong Airport.
128 flights go to or via Shanghai every week. Currently, the cheapest price available is £481. The most popular airline is Air France but do spend some time checking all your options – they aren’t necessarily the cheapest airline to book with.
During this peak season, accommodation prices often increase too, so it's best to book early. Or you could keep your fingers crossed and hold out for a last-minute deal.