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Birmingham to Shanghai flights

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Flight Duration Flights between Birmingham and Shanghai take, on average, 20 h and 3 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flight Cheapest price for a one-way flight between Birmingham with Shanghai found by our customers in the last 72 hours
High season According to search data from our customers, July is the busiest time to fly from Birmingham to Shanghai
Best time to book According to real data May is the most popular time to book a flight to Shanghai when departing from Birmingham

Cheap last minute flights to Shanghai

Latest deals and top flight routes from Birmingham airports.

Departure Wed, 01 Jun Return Sun, 05 Jun
BHX Birmingham
SHA Shanghai
return from £1,562
Departure Sat, 11 Jun Return Fri, 17 Jun
BHX Birmingham
SHA Shanghai
return from £1,345
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Currency and price comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 8.33 CNY
British Pound Sterling Chinese Yuan
1 CNY = 0.13 GBP
Last checked on 15 May 2022
Train
Local, one-way ticket
80%

Trains in Shanghai are 80% cheaper than in Birmingham.

Birmingham
£2.4
Shanghai
£0.48
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
61%

A meal in Shanghai is 61% cheaper than a meal in Birmingham.

Birmingham
£12
Shanghai
£4.68
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
13%

A taxi fare in Shanghai is 13% cheaper than in Birmingham.

Birmingham
£2.2
Shanghai
£1.92
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
31%

Coffee is 31% more expensive in Shanghai than in Birmingham.

Birmingham
£2.77
Shanghai
£3.64
Birmingham airports
  • ( Manchester International (MAN)
    How far from city centre: 62 miles
  • ( Birmingham Intl (BHX)
    How far from city centre: 6 miles
  • ( East Midlands (EMA)
    How far from city centre: 34 miles
Shanghai airports
  • ( Hongqiao (SHA)
    How far from city centre: 4 miles
  • ( Pu Dong (PVG)
    How far from city centre: 19 miles
K Distance: 5723 miles

Search for flights from Birmingham to Shanghai

Find cheap flights from Birmingham to Shanghai with the Opodo search engine. Whether it’s on business, for a relaxing holiday or to visit loved ones, you will find all the best deals on flights from Birmingham with Opodo, featuring cheap flights by all the top low cost and standard airlines. By simply entering your preferences in our speedy search engine, a large selection of options will be returned from which you just need to select the best deal that works for you. We’ll do the rest! Alternatively, if you are flexible on dates or an early bird, discover the cheapest day to fly from Birmingham to Shanghai to ensure you get the best price. Find exclusive discounts by downloading the Opodo App and subscribing to our newsletter to stay in touch with the best offers on flights, hotels and more. Finally, don’t forget to book a hotel or car hire to complete your journey, all of which you will find on Opodo, your one-stop travel shop. Then just sit back and relax and enjoy your holidays!

Frequent asked questions about flights from Birmingham to Shanghai

😷 Is it safe to travel from Birmingham to Shanghai during the Covid-19 situation?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions China may apply when travelling from Birmingham. Is your flight cancelled? We've got your back! With our flexible ticket guarantee you can decide if you want to book another flight - free of rebooking fee - or get a full refund!
🔍 How can I find cheap flights from Birmingham to Shanghai at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Birmingham to Shanghai is 1345£. At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the best option available, considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys.
💰 Is Shanghai expensive to visit compared to Birmingham?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Shanghai costs an average of 1.92 GBP, 13% cheaper than Birmingham, with a fare of 2.20 GBP, while train tickets costs 80% less in Shanghai: 0.48 GBP against 2.40 GBP in Birmingham. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 4.68 GBP in Shanghai, 61% less than the 12.00 GBP in Birmingham. The price of the coffee is around 31% more expensive in Shanghai, with an average of 3.64 GBP , while in Birmingham the coffee costs 2.77 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from Birmingham to Shanghai?
The most popular months to book a trip from Birmingham to Shanghai are May, July and October, based on the searches of our customers.
📅 When is the best time to travel from Birmingham to Shanghai?
The best time of the year to go to Shanghai when flying from Birmingham depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, July is the top 1º month to fly to Shanghai from Birmingham in terms of searches from our customer, followed by September and April. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, May, February and November are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Birmingham -  Shanghai.
🕑 How long does the flight take to go from Birmingham to Shanghai?
The total flight time between Birmingham and Shanghai is of around 20:03 hours on average, considering an average distance of 14,026 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
🌡️ How is the weather in Shanghai compared to Birmingham?
While in Birmingham the temperatures can reach an average of 27.42 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 6.0 mm ,Shanghai's temperatures can go up to 37.03 ºC during the hot season, with 12.0 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around -2.66 ºC in Shanghai, compared to the -3.11 ºC average degrees reported in Birmingham. During the winter period, Birmingham can register 3.0 mm precipitation, while Shanghai have an average of 3.0 mm rain level.
Airlines with indirect flights from Birmingham to Shanghai are:
Airlines with indirect flights from Birmingham to Shanghai are:
  • Air France, stoping in Paris for 70 minutes minimun.
  • Emirates, with 100 minutes scale in Dubai.
  • Emirates, with 100 minutes scale in Dubai.
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