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Selected fares from Shanghai to Busan

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Route Information for Flights from Shanghai to Busan

Origin Airport IATA CodeSHA
Destination Airport IATA CodePUS
Distance801 km
Direct Flight AirlinesShanghai Airlines, China Eastern Airlines, Korean Air, Asiana Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival2:35AM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival7:50AM UTC

Plan Your Trip from Shanghai to Busan

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.

Flights to Busan

Busan features some of the most beautiful beaches and resorts in South Korea. Orbitz.com can help you find cheap flights to Busan. Flights into the city arrive at the Gimhae International Airport, which is located at Daejeo 2(i)-dong, Gangseo-gu in Busan. The airport, located seven miles from the city, provides service to major locations in Europe and Asia. Airlines available include Air Busan, Air China and Dragonair.

Getting Around in the City

Due to the severe restrictions on personal cars and limited access for private drivers, travel to the city can take quite a bit of time. Taxi service to the city center costs approximately $13 and takes about 30 minutes. Trains operate to and from the airport during non-curfew hours. Curfew hours, which occur between 11 p.m. and 6 a.m. nightly, prevent all travel. Train service takes approximately one and a half hours due to the time required for connections. Low-fare options are available for one-way tickets, starting at around $5.50, and take the form of a card used for travel on all city buses and light-rail options.

Weather in Busan

Temperatures in Busan range from 30º F in the winter to 74º F in the summer. The subtropical local climate results in regular rains year-round. Winter travelers should prepare for cold weather and the possibility of rain or snow, and summer visitors should bring light jackets for cooler days. Travelers during the spring or fall are likely to encounter days of regular rain and high humidity.

Attractions and Points of Interest

Attractions found throughout Busan typically revolve around the city's busy spring and summer beach activities. The beaches provide fun in the sun for swimmers, divers and snorkelers. On rainy days, the Busan Aquarium and Jagalchi Fish Market draw crowds to view the most interesting fish from all over Asia. Let Orbitz.com help you book cheap flights to Busan, along with accommodations near your favorite attractions or points of interest.

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^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018 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.