Selected fares from Shanghai to Beijing

Flights from Shanghai

Airports in Shanghai

The Orbitz.com website makes finding cheap flights from Shanghai to any destination a simple process. The city is home to two major airports: Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport, located eight miles from the center of Shanghai, and Shanghai Pudong International Airport, located 19 miles from downtown Shanghai. The Shanghai Pudong International Airport handles 60 percent of the incoming flights. The airports have hubs for numerous airlines, including China Southern Airlines, Air China, British Airways and Delta Airlines. When you use Orbitz.com to book your flight, you can view all the available flights for your travel date, making it easy to find tickets at bargain prices.

Parking and Transportation

Both airports offer long-term parking. It costs approximately $10 per day to park your car at the airport while you travel. Subway Line 2 runs from Shanghai to both airports; however, passengers who need to get to Shanghai Pudong International Airport need to switch trains at the Guanglan Road Station. Tickets for the subway cost approximately $1.46. Taxi services from the center of Shanghai to Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport cost between $6 and $8. Cab fare to Shanghai Pudong International Airport costs approximately $27. If you need access to a vehicle when you arrive at your destination, you can use the Orbitz.com website to reserve a rental car.

Dining at the Airport

Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport has dining halls on the A4 and A5 levels. Shanghai Pudong International Airport features the Canglang Ting Restaurant and the Hong Fangzi Western Food Restaurant. When you use Orbitz.com to find cheap flights from Shanghai, all of your travel arrangements are taken care of for you, giving you plenty of time to eat before your flight.

Flights to Beijing

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.

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Hotels in Beijing

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Hotel Kapok Beijing
Hotel Kapok Beijing
16 Donghuamen Street, Beijing
4.0 out of 5.0
4.0 out of 5 (41 reviews)

In the heart of Beijing, this contemporary boutique hotel is about an 8-minute walk from the east side of the Forbidden City, as well as the Wangfujing shopping ...

$88

$88
Park Plaza Beijing Wangfujing
Park Plaza Beijing Wangfujing
97 Jinbao St Dongcheng Distrt, Beijing
4.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (51 reviews)

Park Plaza Beijing Wangfujing Hotel is a modern oasis, ideal for both leisure and business guests. Centrally located in the heart of Beijing's bustling and developing ...

$103

$103
Hotel New Otani Chang Fu Gong
Hotel New Otani Chang Fu Gong
No.26 Jianguomenwai Avenue, Beijing
4.5 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (6 reviews)

Located in the heart of Beijing, this luxury hotel is 0.3 mi (0.6 km) from Ancient Observatory and within 3 mi (5 km) of Tiananmen Square and Forbidden City. ...

$102

$102
Novotel Beijing Xin Qiao
Novotel Beijing Xin Qiao
1 Chong Wen Men Xi Da Jie, Beijing
3.5 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (41 reviews)

Located in the heart of Beijing, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Beijing Goldenport Motor Park, Tiananmen Square, and China Museum of History. Chairman Mao ...

$67

$67
Regent Beijing
Regent Beijing
99 Jinbao St Dongcheng Dstrct, Beijing
5.0 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (20 reviews)

Regent Beijing is designed in a classic yet contemporary style. The 500 luxurious guestrooms and suites are spacious and boast modern features and stylish ...

$135

$135
Crowne Plaza Hotel Beijing Wangfujing
Crowne Plaza Hotel Beijing Wangfujing
48 Wangfujing Avenue, Beijing
4.5 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (13 reviews)

This family-friendly Beijing hotel is located in the historical district, within 1 mi (2 km) of St. Joseph's Cathedral and Wangfujing Street. Forbidden City ...

$83

$83
Novotel Beijing Peace
Novotel Beijing Peace
No 3 Jinyu Hutong, Beijing
4.0 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (24 reviews)

This family-friendly Beijing hotel is located in the historical district, within a 10-minute walk of St. Joseph's Cathedral and Wangfujing Street. Forbidden ...

$79

$79
Red Wall Garden Hotel
Red Wall Garden Hotel
No.41 Shijia Hutong Dongcheng District, Beijing
4.0 out of 5.0
4.7 out of 5 (6 reviews)

Located in the heart of Beijing, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Wangfujing Street, Malls at Oriental Plaza, and Dong Hua Men Night Market. National Art ...

$114

$114
The Peninsula Beijing
The Peninsula Beijing
8 Goldfish Ln Wangfujing, Beijing
5.0 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (33 reviews)

Rising behind Chinese pagoda gates, this 14-story hotel is within the Forbidden City cultural district, adjacent to Wangfujing shopping district, and 2 km (1.5 ...

$205

$205
Swissotel Beijing Hong Kong Macau Center
Swissotel Beijing Hong Kong Macau Center
No 2 Chao Yang Men Bei Da Jie, Beijing
4.0 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (71 reviews)

Located in the heart of Beijing, this spa hotel is 0.1 mi (0.2 km) from Dongsishitiao Bridge and within 3 mi (5 km) of Forbidden City and Wangfujing Street. ...

$78

$78

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