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Route Information for Flights from Shanghai to Moscow

Origin Airport IATA Code SHA
Destination Airport IATA Code MOW
Distance 4256 mi
Direct Flight Airlines Aeroflot
Earliest Flight Arrival 3:20PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival 3:20PM UTC

Flying from Shanghai to Moscow

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 Moscow

Moscow Domodedovo Airport is the main airport for Moscow, Russia. The airport is connected to the capital by a modern speedway, and it is located 22 kilometers southeast of the city. Cheap flights to Moscow generally fly into this airport. Book your flight on Orbitz.com to find great deals on your air travel needs.

Transportation From the Moscow Domodedovo Airport

Transportation to and from the airport is simple. You can take public transportation, taxis, or private cars to get to your destination quickly. The Aeroexpress train travels from the Paveletsky Rail Terminal to the city in approximately 45 minutes. This costs between 320 and 700 rubles.

Weather in Moscow, Russia

Temperatures in Moscow vary quite a bit, but the average overall temperature is 39 degrees Fahrenheit. It is warmest in July, at around 75 degrees Fahrenheit, and coldest in January and February, when temperatures get as low as seven degrees Fahrenheit.

Moscow's Major Attractions

No matter what you prefer to do, Moscow has an attraction that you'll enjoy. There is a multitude of museums, including the Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts and the Tretyakov Gallery, a range of religious buildings, such as the Krutitsy or Epiphany Monastery, and a wide variety of theaters, such as the Maly Theatre and the Lenkom Theatre. Moscow has a rich history, and you'll be able to experience the many facets of its culture. Book cheap flights to Moscow with Orbitz.com, and you can plan additional day trips for your visit as well.

Frequently asked questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Shanghai to Moscow now?
If you’re wondering about quarantine requirements and travel restrictions when traveling by plane from Shanghai to Moscow, go right to the Covid-19 Travel Advisor.
Are there non-stop flights from Shanghai to Moscow?
Yes, there is. Aeroflot will get you directly from PVG to Sheremetyevo Alexander S. Pushkin Intl Airport, so you won’t have to stress about long layovers or missing your next flight.
What is the shortest flight from Shanghai to Moscow?
Lasting at least 10 hours and 35 minutes, the journey from Shanghai Pudong Airport to Sheremetyevo Airport (SVO) is classified as a long-haul flight. Try to get some shut-eye throughout the journey to help avoid jet lag.
What airlines fly from Shanghai to Moscow most frequently?
Aeroflot is the most frequent airline operating on the Shanghai to Moscow route. Choose from 4 flights every month with this carrier.
If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Moscow?
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 Moscow 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 Moscow with flexible change policies?
In most cases you’ll have the option to reschedule your flight to Moscow 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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