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Fares from $185 One Way, $369 Round Trip from Shanghai to Beijing

Prices starting at $369 for return flights and $185 for one-way flights to Beijing 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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Flights from Shanghai to Beijing - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Shanghai to Beijing?

There sure are, so you'll only need to make a note of one flight number. Select from 4 carriers that run nonstop services from Shanghai Airport (SHA-Hongqiao Intl.) to Beijing Airport (PEK-Capital Intl.), including:

  • China Eastern Airlines
  • Air China
  • Hainan Airlines
  • Shanghai Airlines
What is the shortest flight from Shanghai to Beijing?

The trip from Shanghai to Beijing can be as fast as 2 hours and 10 minutes. With a short and sweet flight time like this, why not grab some friends and organize a spontaneous getaway?

What airlines fly from Shanghai to Beijing most frequently?

Satisfy your wanderlust and travel with one of the following airlines that offer the most frequent flights from Shanghai to Beijing: China Eastern Airlines - (MU) with 669 flights every month Air China - (CA) with 388 flights every month Hainan Airlines - (HU) with 152 flights every month Shanghai Airlines - (FM) with 30 flights every month

Route Information for Flights from Shanghai to Beijing

Origin Airport IATA CodeSHA
Destination Airport IATA CodeBJS
Distance682 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesTurkish Airlines, Air New Zealand, El Al, Hainan Airlines, South African Airways, Shenzhen Airlines, Air China LTD
Earliest Flight Arrival6:15AM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival1:35PM UTC

Flights Review

Nov 23, 2019

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Jul 25, 2018

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Fly from Shanghai to Beijing

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.

Beijing Capital International Airport

Cheap flights to Beijing are simple to find when you use the tools on Orbitz.com. With powerful search capabilities right at your fingertips, you're sure to find the lowest fares on tickets. The main airport for Beijing is Beijing Capital International Airport. Located 20 miles northeast of China's capital, this airport is the second busiest in the world. Air Canada, Air China, American Airlines, British Airways, Emirates and United Airlines all operate flights in and out of the airport. A third massive terminal for international arrivals and departures was built in preparation for the 2012 Olympic Games.

Transportation from the Airport

Three commuter trains operate in Beijing and the surrounding urban areas. A train ride into central Beijing takes approximately 30 to 45 minutes. Taxis are also available at the passenger terminals. Passengers in taxis are responsible for all bridge and road tolls. A shuttle bus network connects the three airport terminals with the rest of the city.

Weather in Beijing

Beijing has hot summers and cold winters. Summer temperatures approach 90 degrees F, while freezing winds blow in from Mongolia during the winter. During the spring months, large sandstorms have been known to wreak havoc on the city.

Things to Do in Beijing

The Forbidden City is the cultural and historical heart of Beijing. Inside is the Palace Museum, as well as the home of emperors during the Ming and Qing dynasties. Gardens and parks surround the Forbidden City, making a lush oasis in the middle of a modern metropolis. International travelers who book cheap flights to Beijing with Orbitz.com will have the freedom to explore this massive and fascinating city.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.