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Fares from $222 One Way, $591 Round Trip from Kunming to Shanghai

Prices starting at $591 for return flights and $222 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.

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Route Information for Flights from Kunming to Shanghai

Origin Airport IATA CodeKMG
Destination Airport IATA CodeSHA
Distance1221 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesKLM, Sichuan Airlines, Lucky Air, Shanghai Airlines, China Southern Airlines, Juneyao Airlines, China Eastern Airlines, Spring Airlines, Kunming Airlines, Shenzhen Airlines, Air China LTD
Earliest Flight Arrival3:00AM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival3:45PM UTC

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Kunming to Shanghai

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Flights from Kunming to Shanghai - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Kunming to Shanghai?

No less than 4 airlines have direct services from Kunming (KMG-Changshui Intl.) to Shanghai (SHA-Hongqiao Intl.), so there's no need to stress about swapping planes or missing your connection. The best carriers on this route are:

  • China Eastern Airlines
  • Shanghai Airlines
  • Juneyao Airlines
  • Spring Airlines
What is the shortest flight from Kunming to Shanghai?

It can take as little as 2 hours and 50 minutes. If you believe your vacation hours should be spent 'vacationing' instead of flying, you'll enjoy the flight from Kunming to Shanghai.

What airlines fly from Kunming (and vicinity) to Shanghai (and vicinity) most frequently?

We all have our preferences when it comes to airlines, and you have a nice range when flying from Kunming (and vicinity) to Shanghai (and vicinity). These top four carriers offer the most flights on the route: China Eastern Airlines - (MU) with 294 flights every month Shanghai Airlines - (FM) with 60 flights every month Juneyao Airlines - (HO) with 47 flights every month Spring Airlines - (9C) with 30 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 2019 shows that Tuesday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Monday. 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 the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a fresh start to the new year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly isn't the height of summer, as most people assume, but the festive month of December.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2019 saved over 50% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 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.