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Fares from $217 One Way, $402 Round Trip from Osaka to Shanghai

Prices starting at $402 for return flights and $217 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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Fly from Osaka to Shanghai

Flights From Osaka, Japan

Orbitz.com lets you find the best low-fare international flights from Osaka. There are two main airports operating near Osaka. The original Osaka International Airport now handles only domestic flights. Constructed in 1994 to ease the strain on Osaka International, Kansai International Airport now serves all international air traffic out of Osaka. Kansai was built on an artificial island in Osaka Bay and is located about 25 miles outside the city.

Parking at the Airport

A multilevel parking facility at Kansai International Airport serves cars, buses and motorbikes. The facility charges hourly rates. Parking spaces for drivers with disabilities are clearly marked on each level of the parking area.

Transportation to the Airport

The access bridge to the airport charges a toll based on the size of the vehicle. Taxi service from Osaka can drop you off directly in front of the terminal on the first floor. Commuter train and bus services are also available. Bridge tolls are included in the cost of bus or train tickets. For travelers located on the other side of Osaka Bay, a high-speed ferry travels to and from Kobe Airport and Kansai International Airport.

Restaurants at Kansai International Airport

Dozens of fine restaurants, noodle shops, bars and cafes fill the terminals at Kansai. Because the departing passengers represent a cosmopolitan group, there is something for everyone. For travelers in a rush, fast food options are also available. In passenger terminal 2F, there's both a McDonald's and a First Kitchen restaurant. Booking flights from Osaka with Orbitz.com guarantees that you'll have a pleasurable, worry-free experience.

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 Osaka to Shanghai - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Osaka to Shanghai?

Yes, a flight direct from Osaka (KIX-Kansai Intl.) to Shanghai (PVG-Pudong Intl.) is possible. At least 8 airlines operate nonstop services on this route, which means you can pick the one that works well with your travel plans. Check out the fares with these top carriers:

  • Juneyao Airlines
  • China Eastern Airlines
  • Air China
  • ANA
  • JAL
What is the shortest flight from Osaka to Shanghai?

If conditions are good and everything goes to plan, you could be landing at Shanghai (PVG-Pudong Intl.) from Osaka (KIX-Kansai Intl.) in as little as 2 hours and 15 minutes. With such a fast flight time, contemplate bringing carry-on luggage only.

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

These airlines fly the most from Osaka (and vicinity) to Shanghai (and vicinity). Travel in comfort with one of these top carriers: Juneyao Airlines - (HO) with 82 flights every month China Eastern Airlines - (MU) with 79 flights every month ANA - (NH) with 40 flights every month Japan Airlines - (JL) with 40 flights every month Air China - (CA) with 30 flights every month Shanghai Airlines - (FM) with 20 flights every month

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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Refunds/changes/cancellations: Itinerary changes, if permitted for the fare, will have a $30 service fee charged by Orbitz. Additional airline charges may apply.

Other conditions: Schedules, fares and rules are subject to change without notice. Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights/dates or in all markets. Lower fares may be available. Fares will not be honored retroactively or in exchange for any wholly/partially unused ticket. Tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable. Fare rules are provided for the selected itinerary before booking.