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Fares from $632 One Way, $826 Round Trip from Montreal to Shanghai

Prices starting at $826 for return flights and $632 for one-way flights to Shanghai were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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More About Flying To Shanghai from Montreal

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Cheap Flights from Montreal to Shanghai

Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport

Whether you travel for work or pleasure, if you fly from Montreal, the odds are good that you will use the Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport. Canjet, Air Canada, United Airlines, Sunwing Airlines, and dozens of other airlines offer cheap flights from Montreal. Orbitz.com searches the Internet for the best discounts and deals, and it passes those savings on to you.

Parking at Pierre Elliott

Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport has seven parking areas with options including a heated underground lot and valet parking. Daily parking ranges in price from $6 to $14, and you can park for up to one week for a flat rate of $77. The airport also has its own shuttles to pick you up from the parking areas.

Getting to the Airport

Even if you do not drive, you can still get to the airport quickly. Several regional buses run from neighboring cities and communities, and shuttles make designated stops at the airport. The Mont-Tremblant Shuttle stops at the Mont Tremblant resort area and drops passengers off at the airport. You also have the option to take a cab from anywhere in Montreal to the airport.

The Best Restaurants

Casey's, Jazz Bar, Subway, and Tim Hortons all have full-service restaurants inside the airport near domestic and international terminals, and some locations are open day and night. Whether you want to fly into the United States or a city nearby, check the prices offered at Orbitz.com. No matter where you go, you can find cheap flights from Montreal.

Shanghai Pudong International Airport

If you're searching for discount flights to Shanghai, you'll find what you're looking for at Orbitz.com. The site allows you to compare prices from several airlines at once so that you can find the one that best fits your budget. If you're flying into Shanghai from overseas, you'll be flying into Shanghai Pudong International Airport, the main international airport serving Shanghai and one of the most important hubs in Asia. The other major airport in town, Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport, serves primarily as a domestic airport for the region. Shanghai Pudong is located about 19 miles from central Shanghai. Airlines from all over the world provide service to the airport, including Air France, Virgin Atlantic and United Airlines.

Transportation at Shanghai Pudong International Airport

There are several ways to get to and from the airport. If you're in a hurry, you can take the Shanghai Maglev Train, which runs between the airport and Longyang Road. This high-speed train runs every 20 minutes, and the trip is eight minutes long. Tickets will cost you $7.80 for a regular one-way ticket. Once you get off at the Longyang stop, you can take the Number 2 subway line to other parts of the city. You can also book a rental car through Orbitz.com.

Weather in Shanghai

Shanghai's average weather is usually described as mild and humid, with four distinct seasons. Summer temperatures can reach 95 degrees Fahrenheit and higher. It's usually recommended to visit Shanghai between the months of March and May, when the weather is usually mild and dry with temperatures in the 70s.

Things to Do in Shanghai

When you're in Shanghai, check out Shanghai Circus World, an indoor circus featuring a mix of motorbikes and acrobatics. Architecture buffs should take a moment to see the Bund International Architecture Exhibition, a tour of the best of the city's oldest and newest buildings. Once you book your flights to Shanghai with Orbitz.com, the entire city will be waiting to be explored.

Flights from Montreal to Shanghai - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Montreal to Shanghai?

There are no direct flights from Montreal, QC (YUL-Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl.) to Shanghai (PVG-Pudong Intl.), so your best option is to select a carrier that offers a stopover. Rack up those air miles with Air Canada, Lufthansa or Air France.

What is the shortest flight from Montreal to Shanghai?

It's a considerable distance from Montreal, QC (YUL-Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl.) to Shanghai (PVG-Pudong Intl.) — 15 hours and 25 minutes at least. But all that time stuck in the cabin doesn't have to be an ordeal. Be prepared and come with the essentials like your toothbrush and a blanket.

What airlines fly from Montreal (and vicinity) to Shanghai (and vicinity) most frequently?

Lock in your Montreal (and vicinity) to Shanghai (and vicinity) journey with an Air Canada flight. With 10 each month, this airline offers the most flights along this route.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Shanghai?

We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it's good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Shanghai have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you'll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.

Are there flights to Shanghai with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Shanghai without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the "no change fees" filter and book with confidence.

What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?

Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2019 shows that Tuesday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Monday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a fresh start to the new year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly isn't the height of summer, as most people assume, but the festive month of December.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2019 saved over 50% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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