Cheap Flight Deals From Shanghai (SHA) to Bangkok (BKK) Starting at $212

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Airfares from $212 One Way, $414 Round Trip from Shanghai to Bangkok

Prices starting at $414 for return flights and $212 for one-way flights to Bangkok were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

More About Flying To Bangkok from Shanghai

Route Information for Flights from Shanghai to Bangkok

Origin Airport IATA Code
SHA
Destination Airport IATA Code
BKK
Distance
1799 mi
Direct Flight Airlines
Qatar Airways
Earliest Flight Arrival
4:25PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival
4:25PM UTC

Fly from Shanghai to Bangkok

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.

Airports in Bangkok

Bangkok, the capital of Thailand, is one of the most popular tourist hotspots in the world. In fact, it's second only to London in terms of international visitors. You can book cheap flights to Bangkok with the help of Orbitz.com. Use the powerful Orbitz.com search engine to find exactly the bargain you're looking for. Bangkok is serviced by two major airports: Don Mueang and the recently opened Suvarnabhumi for all international air traffic. Suvarnabhumi Airport is about 20 miles east of the city center. Dozens of international airlines arrive and depart from the modern and state-of-the-art Suvarnabhumi Airport.

Transportation From the Airport

Because Suvarnabhumi is so massive, a shuttle bus service is available to deliver passengers to the car rental center, city bus terminal or long-term parking area. Public taxis charge a 50-bhat airport surcharge. Depending on the traffic conditions, traveling into the city center can take an hour or longer. A public bus service provides transport to several important locales within the city. Bus fare is 35 baht.

Weather in Bangkok

Bangkok has a hot, tropical climate. High temperatures throughout the year hover around 90 degrees. The summer monsoon brings several feet of rain, while the dry winter months may see little or no rain for extended periods.

Things to Do in Bangkok

Two main attractions draw international tourists to Bangkok every year. One is the famous nightlife. Bangkok has an exotic flair that appeals to younger travelers. On the other hand, the hundreds of ancient Buddhist relics and monument offer cultural attractions for the more relaxed, meditative travelers. When you start your trip by searching for cheap flights to Bangkok on Orbitz.com, you'll have the luxury of taking your time exploring this metropolis.

Frequently asked questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Shanghai to Bangkok now?
Go right to the Covid-19 Travel Advisor for the most up-to-date information on travel restrictions and quarantine when getting a flight from Shanghai to Bangkok.
Are there non-stop flights from Shanghai to Bangkok?
No less than 4 airlines have nonstop services from Shanghai (PVG-Pudong Intl.) to Suvarnabhumi Airport, so you won’t have to worry about swapping planes or making your flight connection. Popular carriers on this route include:

  • Shanghai Airlines
  • Juneyao Airlines
  • Spring Airlines
  • China Eastern Airlines

What is the shortest flight from Shanghai to Bangkok?
From Shanghai, the unique sights and sounds of Bangkok are at least 5 hours and 15 minutes away. Book your favorite seat, or maybe even upgrade to one with more legroom, and fly to your destination in total comfort.
What airlines fly from Shanghai to Bangkok most frequently?
These are the airlines with frequent flights from PVG to Suvarnabhumi Airport. Reserve a seat with one of the following and see why they are the most popular: Shanghai Airlines - (FM) with 4 flights every month Juneyao Airlines - (HO) with 4 flights every month Spring Airlines - (9C) with 4 flights every month China Eastern Airlines - (MU) with 4 flights every month
If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Bangkok?
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 Bangkok 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 Bangkok with flexible change policies?
In most cases you’ll have the option to reschedule your flight to Bangkok 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 2021 shows that Monday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Tuesday. 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 from 2021, the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all in the shortest month of the year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is during the height of summer in July, and in the holiday month of December.*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2021. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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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.