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Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur Flights

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Selected fares from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
SHA KUL Sun, Jun 28 - Tue, Jul 7 $338
SHA KUL Sun, Feb 1 - Sun, Feb 8 $405
SHA KUL Mon, Aug 17 - Thu, Aug 20 $568
SHA KUL Thu, Dec 25 - Wed, Jan 14 $637
SHA KUL Sun, Mar 8 - Fri, Mar 20 $734
SHA KUL Tue, Feb 3 - Tue, Mar 3 $742
SHA KUL Tue, Jan 20 - Thu, Feb 5 $1,176
SHA KUL Thu, Dec 25 - Wed, Jan 14 $1,288
SHA KUL Tue, Jun 2 - Sun, Jun 7 $1,845
SHA KUL Fri, Jan 2 - Sat, Jan 31 $1,903
SHA KUL Thu, Dec 25 - Wed, Jan 14 $2,059
SHA KUL Fri, Jan 2 - Sat, Jan 31 $2,121
SHA KUL Fri, Jan 2 - Sat, Jan 31 $2,469
SHA KUL Tue, Feb 24 - Sun, Mar 22 $4,238
SHA KUL Tue, Dec 23 - Tue, Dec 30 $12,854
SHA KUL Sun, Feb 1 - Sun, Feb 8 $13,252
SHA KUL Tue, Dec 23 - Mon, Dec 29 $13,268

Shanghai and Kuala Lumpur airports and terminals

Airports in Shanghai , CN
map of airports in Shanghai
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    Pudong International Airport (PVG)

    Distance from City Center: 19.9 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from PVG to KUL

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 1 China Eastern Airlines, Shanghai Airlines
    Terminal 2 China Southern Airlines, Malaysia Airlines
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    Hongqiao International Airport (SHA)

    Distance from City Center: 7.7 miles

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Airports in Kuala Lumpur , MY
map of airports in Kuala Lumpur
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    Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL)

    Distance from City Center: 27.9 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from SHA to KUL

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal M China Eastern Airlines, China Southern Airlines, Malaysia Airlines, Shanghai Airlines
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$390
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$390
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$390
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January

Lowest roundtrip airfare in January from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Jan 21 Shanghai (SHA) Kuala Lumpur (KUL) China Southern Airlines $390
Earn $3.90
Return Tue, Feb 3 Kuala Lumpur (KUL) Shanghai (SHA) China Southern Airlines

Best one-week trip in January from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Jan 23 Shanghai (PVG) Kuala Lumpur (KUL) Malaysia Airlines $405
Earn $4.05
Return Fri, Jan 30 Kuala Lumpur (KUL) Shanghai (PVG) Malaysia Airlines
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February

Cheapest weekend flights in February from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Feb 5 Shanghai (PVG) Kuala Lumpur (KUL) Malaysia Airlines $405
Earn $4.05
Return Mon, Feb 9 Kuala Lumpur (KUL) Shanghai (PVG) Malaysia Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in February from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Mon, Feb 2 Shanghai (SHA) Kuala Lumpur (KUL) China Southern Airlines $390
Earn $3.90
Return Tue, Feb 10 Kuala Lumpur (KUL) Shanghai (SHA) China Southern Airlines

Best one-week trip in February from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Mon, Feb 2 Shanghai (PVG) Kuala Lumpur (KUL) Malaysia Airlines $405
Earn $4.05
Return Mon, Feb 9 Kuala Lumpur (KUL) Shanghai (PVG) Malaysia Airlines
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March

Lowest roundtrip airfare in March from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Mar 11 Shanghai (PVG) Kuala Lumpur (KUL) Malaysia Airlines $405
Earn $4.05
Return Mon, Mar 30 Kuala Lumpur (KUL) Shanghai (PVG) Malaysia Airlines
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Plan Your Trip from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur

Airports in Shanghai

The primary international airport serving the city of Shanghai is Shanghai Pudong International Airport. The airport is located about 20 miles east of the downtown area. Travelers looking for discount flights from Shanghai can search Orbitz.com for airlines departing from the airport. These include Aeromexico, Air Canada, Air China, Air France, Air India, American Airlines, and British Airways.

Parking at the Shanghai Airport

There are 218 parking spaces available at the airport. Off-site parking is also available and many parking lots offer buses or shuttle vans to the airport. Airport parking fees vary based upon the size of the car and the number of hours parked. Mini-type cars begin at 10 RMB for the first hour. Big-sized cars begin at 20 RMB for the first hour.

Transportation to the Shanghai Airport

Travelers departing from the Shanghai Airport can choose to take the Shanghai Maglev Train. The journey takes about eight minutes, and trains depart every 15 minutes. The cost of a standard ticket is usually 50 RMB. Other transportation options include the Shanghai Metro Line 2 for a cost of between 3 RMB and 10 RMB. The airport also operates its own bus line. Fees range between 2 RMB and 22 RMB based on distance.

Restaurants at the Shanghai Airport

Travelers looking to find a snack or breakfast before their flight from Shanghai can choose from a number of establishments. Two of the most well-known restaurants in the airport are Hong Fangzi Western Food Restaurant and Canglang Ting Restaurant. Travelers can find cheap flights from Shanghai quickly by searching Orbitz.com prior to traveling.

Flying Into Kuala Lumpur International Airport

The easiest way to find cheap flights to Kuala Lumpur is to book your air ticket on Orbitz.com. Whichever flight you take, you'll be flying into Kuala Lumpur International Airport, located about 31 miles from the center of Kuala Lumpur. The airport is one of the biggest in Southeast Asia. Kuala Lumpur International is high-end and modern, with plenty of the amenities that sophisticated travelers have come to expect. Airlines servicing the airport include Qantas, Lufthansa, British Airways, and Air China.

Transportation From Kuala Lumpur International Airport

One of the best ways to leave the airport is via train. The KLIA Ekspres can get you from the airport to the city center in just under half an hour for $11. You can also take the regular KLIA commuter train, which stops at three major stations between the airport and the city. Of course, all the major car rental agencies are represented at the airport. Just book your rental car on Orbitz.com when you make your flight reservations to ensure that you get the best rates.

Weather in Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur's climate is usually mild and sunny. Temperatures typically hover around 90 degrees Fahrenheit. Monsoon season, which is characterized by heavy rains and flooding, lasts from October to March.

Things to Do in Kuala Lumpur

The Islamic Arts Museum has an extensive collection of Islamic art and artifacts. The Aquaria KLCC is a world-class aquarium featuring over 5000 exhibits. Book your cheap flights to Kuala Lumpur through Orbitz.com today to get your trip started.

Interesting facts about flights from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur

    • 6 direct flights are operating from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 5h 45m.
    • China Southern Airlines flight 743 (3:45 AM GMT, Airbus Industrie A330-300) is today's earliest available flight from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur.
    • Shanghai Airlines flight 861 (1:25 PM GMT, Boeing 737-800 Passenger) is today's latest available flight from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur (China Southern Airlines flight 743, Airbus Industrie A330-300) takes 5h 45m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur (China Southern Airlines flight 743, Airbus Industrie A330-300) takes 5h 45m.
    • Flights from Hongqiao International Airport (SHA), Pudong International Airport (PVG) to Kuala Lumpur Airport (KUL) are available for this route.

Flight schedule for flights from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur on Mon, Dec 22, 2014

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
Cathay Pacific/Cathay Pacific CX5877/CX791 PVG 1:20 PM KUL 12:20 AM 320/333 11hr 0min
Cathay Pacific/Malaysia Airlines CX5877/MH9181 PVG 1:20 PM KUL 12:20 AM 320/333 11hr 0min
Cathay Pacific/Cathay Pacific CX5865/CX791 PVG 12:50 PM KUL 12:20 AM 320/333 11hr 30min
Cathay Pacific/Malaysia Airlines CX5865/MH9181 PVG 12:50 PM KUL 12:20 AM 320/333 11hr 30min
Cathay Pacific/Cathay Pacific CX5805/CX791 PVG 2:20 PM KUL 12:20 AM 321/333 10hr 0min
Cathay Pacific/Malaysia Airlines CX5805/MH9181 PVG 2:20 PM KUL 12:20 AM 321/333 10hr 0min
Cathay Pacific/Cathay Pacific CX5893/CX791 PVG 3:20 PM KUL 12:20 AM 321/333 9hr 0min
Cathay Pacific/Malaysia Airlines CX5893/MH9181 PVG 3:20 PM KUL 12:20 AM 321/333 9hr 0min
Cathay Pacific/Malaysia Airlines CX5875/MH9181 PVG 4:20 PM KUL 12:20 AM 333/333 8hr 0min
Cathay Pacific/Cathay Pacific CX5875/CX791 PVG 4:20 PM KUL 12:20 AM 333/333 8hr 0min
Cathay Pacific/Cathay Pacific CX5859/CX791 SHA 2:00 PM KUL 12:20 AM 333/333 10hr 20min
Cathay Pacific/Malaysia Airlines CX5859/MH9181 SHA 2:00 PM KUL 12:20 AM 333/333 10hr 20min
Shanghai Airlines/Malaysia Airlines FM845/MH9181 SHA 3:15 PM KUL 12:20 AM 737/333 9hr 5min