Cheap Flight Deals From Shanghai (SHA) to Mumbai (BOM) Starting at $492

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Airfares from $492 One Way, $754 Round Trip from Shanghai to Mumbai

Prices starting at $754 for return flights and $492 for one-way flights to Mumbai 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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Route Information for Flights from Shanghai to Mumbai

Origin Airport IATA Code
SHA
Destination Airport IATA Code
BOM
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Plan Your Trip from Shanghai to Mumbai

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.

Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport

Orbitz.com makes booking flights to Mumbai a simple and easy process. The Orbitz.com website provides hundreds of flight combinations to help you find tickets at bargain prices. The Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport is located at the Western Express Highway, approximately six miles from Mumbai. The airport is the busiest in India and serves more than 29 million people each year. A number of airlines serve the airport including Air India, Jet Airways, Air Asia, and Egypt Airways.

Transportation from the Airport

After you have selected your flight, you can use Orbitz.com to reserve a rental car. Cab fare from the airport to the center of Mumbai costs between $5.55 and $6.93, depending on the time of day you travel. Cab fare increases at night. Buses also transport passengers from the airport. You can either take the bus to Mumbai or to Vile Parle, the nearest subway station.

Climate in Mumbai

Mumbai has a tropical wet and dry climate. Temperatures range from 61 to 91 degrees Fahrenheit all year long. Monsoon season runs from June until September. The city also gets early monsoon rain in May, and showers from the northeast in October and November. If you want decent weather during your trip, use Orbitz.com to plan your vacation anytime from December until April.

Highlights and Attractions

Mahatma Gandhi once lived in the building that now houses the Mani Bhavan Gandhi Museum, which displays exhibits depicting Gandhi's life. Another popular place in Mumbai is Marine Drive. The road borders the Arabian Sea and is the perfect place to watch the sunset. The Orbitz.com website does more than find flights to Mumbai; you can use the website's tools to plan your entire vacation.

Frequently asked questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Shanghai to Mumbai now?
If you’re baffled about quarantine requirements and travel restrictions when flying from Shanghai to Mumbai, go right to our Covid-19 Travel Advisor.
What is the shortest flight from Shanghai to Mumbai?
The shortest flight time is 9 hours and 5 minutes, so take some measures to help avoid jet lag during your Shanghai to Mumbai trip. Be sure to stretch your legs often, have a nap and drink water.
If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Mumbai?
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 Mumbai 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 Mumbai with flexible change policies?
In most cases you’ll have the option to reschedule your flight to Mumbai 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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