Cheap Flight Deals From Taipei (TPE) to Shanghai (SHA) Starting at $252

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Airfares from $252 One Way, $381 Round Trip from Taipei to Shanghai

Prices starting at $381 for return flights and $252 for one-way flights to Shanghai were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

More About Flying To Shanghai from Taipei

Route Information for Flights from Taipei to Shanghai

Origin Airport IATA Code TPE
Destination Airport IATA Code SHA
Distance 420 mi
Direct Flight Airlines EVA Air, UNI Air, Juneyao Airlines, Air China LTD
Earliest Flight Arrival 4:05AM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival 4:05AM UTC

Finding Flights from Taipei to Shanghai

Airports in Taipei

Take the hassle and guesswork out of finding the best fares on flights from Taipei. Orbitz.com gives you tools to make an informed decision. There are two main airports serving Taipei. Songshan Airport handles mostly domestic flights. The larger Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport is the main arrival and departure point for international travelers. The airport is located about 32 miles west of downtown Taipei. Low-fare flights from Taipei to anywhere in the world are easy to discover with Orbitz.com.

Parking at the Airport

There is a single parking area near terminal one and a multilevel facility near terminal two. Parking for less than half an hour is free. After that, hourly rates go into effect. Daily rates are calculated for long-term parking. All parking areas at the airport are monitored by security personnel.

Transportation to the Airport

A public bus system regularly travels to and from Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport. From the center of Taipei, a one-way trip generally takes 45 minutes to an hour, but can be longer when traffic is heavy. Taxis are also available.

Restaurants at Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport

If you don't have time to sit down to a full meal, the airport features several fast and convenient options, such as Burger King. Coffee or tea is available at one of several coffee shops in terminal one. A 7-11 convenience store and Cold Stone Creamery both operate out of terminal two. When you look for flights from Taipei on Orbitz.com, you'll have time to enjoy your trip.

Shanghai Pudong International Airport

If you're searching for discount flights to Shanghai, you'll find what you're looking for at Orbitz.com. The site allows you to compare prices from several airlines at once so that you can find the one that best fits your budget. If you're flying into Shanghai from overseas, you'll be flying into Shanghai Pudong International Airport, the main international airport serving Shanghai and one of the most important hubs in Asia. The other major airport in town, Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport, serves primarily as a domestic airport for the region. Shanghai Pudong is located about 19 miles from central Shanghai. Airlines from all over the world provide service to the airport, including Air France, Virgin Atlantic and United Airlines.

Transportation at Shanghai Pudong International Airport

There are several ways to get to and from the airport. If you're in a hurry, you can take the Shanghai Maglev Train, which runs between the airport and Longyang Road. This high-speed train runs every 20 minutes, and the trip is eight minutes long. Tickets will cost you $7.80 for a regular one-way ticket. Once you get off at the Longyang stop, you can take the Number 2 subway line to other parts of the city. You can also book a rental car through Orbitz.com.

Weather in Shanghai

Shanghai's average weather is usually described as mild and humid, with four distinct seasons. Summer temperatures can reach 95 degrees Fahrenheit and higher. It's usually recommended to visit Shanghai between the months of March and May, when the weather is usually mild and dry with temperatures in the 70s.

Things to Do in Shanghai

When you're in Shanghai, check out Shanghai Circus World, an indoor circus featuring a mix of motorbikes and acrobatics. Architecture buffs should take a moment to see the Bund International Architecture Exhibition, a tour of the best of the city's oldest and newest buildings. Once you book your flights to Shanghai with Orbitz.com, the entire city will be waiting to be explored.

Frequently asked questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Taipei to Shanghai now?
Head to the Covid-19 Travel Advisor for the most comprehensive information on quarantine requirements and travel restrictions when catching a flight from Taipei to Shanghai.
Are there non-stop flights from Taipei to Shanghai?
Yes, flying directly from Taoyuan Intl. Airport (TPE) to Shanghai (PVG-Pudong Intl.) is possible. No less than 5 airlines offer nonstop services on this route, which means you can go with the one that works well with your travel plans. Browse the fares with these reliable carriers:

  • EVA Air
  • China Eastern Airlines
  • China Southern Airlines
  • Air China
  • China Airlines

What is the shortest flight from Taipei to Shanghai?
Keep that binge-watch you had planned for some other time, because the flight from Taoyuan Intl. Airport (TPE) to Pudong Intl. Airport (PVG) can take as little as 1 hour and 55 minutes.
What airlines fly from Taipei to Shanghai most frequently?
We all have things we look for when it comes to airlines, and you have a good variety when traveling from Taipei to Shanghai. These carriers offer the most flights on the route: EVA Air - (BR) with 65 flights every month China Southern Airlines - (CZ) with 30 flights every month China Eastern Airlines - (MU) with 30 flights every month Air China - (CA) with 17 flights every month
If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Shanghai?
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 Shanghai 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 Shanghai with flexible change policies?
In most cases you’ll have the option to reschedule your flight to Shanghai 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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