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Cardiff Shanghai
Mon, 10 Jun CWL - SHA
-13 %
£461 £399
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Currency and price comparison

Train Local, one-way ticket
80% Trains in Shanghai are 80% cheaper than in Cardiff.
Cardiff £2.2
Shanghai £0.44
Meal Mid-priced restaurant
74% A meal in Shanghai is 74% cheaper than a meal in Cardiff.
Cardiff £15
Shanghai £3.89
Exchange rate
1 GBP = 9.25 CNY
1 CNY = 0.11 GBP
Last checked on 28 May 2024
Distance: 5810 miles
Cardiff airports
Cardiff-Wales (CWL) How far from city centre: 10 miles
Bristol (BRS) How far from city centre: 25 miles
Shanghai airports
Hongqiao (SHA) How far from city centre: 4 miles
Pu Dong (PVG) How far from city centre: 19 miles

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Prices for tickets from Cardiff to Shanghai may fluctuate while you are in the process of booking. While this isn't a common occurrence, it can happen because Opodo operates as an online travel agency, and ticket prices and availability are ultimately determined by the airlines. Therefore, if the airline adjusts prices or if the available tickets are depleted while you are making your reservation, you will receive confirmation within 48 hours after your ticket purchase.

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Frequently asked questions about flights from Cardiff to Shanghai

How long does the flight take to go from Cardiff to Shanghai?
The total flight time between Cardiff and Shanghai is of around 12:50 hours on average, considering an average distance of 9,762 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
How can I find cheap flights from Cardiff to Shanghai at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Cardiff to Shanghai is 399£. 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 Cardiff?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Shanghai costs an average of 1.78 GBP, 41% cheaper than Cardiff, with a fare of 3.00 GBP, while train tickets costs 80% less in Shanghai: 0.44 GBP against 2.20 GBP in Cardiff. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 3.89 GBP in Shanghai, 74% less than the 15.00 GBP in Cardiff. The price of the coffee is around 11% cheaper in Shanghai, with an average of 2.92 GBP, while in Cardiff the coffee costs 3.27 GBP.
When is the best time to book a flight from Cardiff to Shanghai?
The most popular months to book a trip from Cardiff to Shanghai are July, January and June, based on the searches of our customers.
When is the best time to travel from Cardiff to Shanghai?
The best time of the year to go to Shanghai when flying from Cardiff depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, April is the top 1º month to fly to Shanghai from Cardiff in terms of searches from our customer, followed by July and December. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, May, August and January are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Cardiff - Shanghai.
Is it possible to purchase a flexible ticket for my flight from Cardiff to Shanghai?
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 Cardiff. 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 is the weather in Shanghai compared to Cardiff?
While in Cardiff the temperatures can reach an average of 26.93 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 9.0 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 -1.52 ºC average degrees reported in Cardiff. During the winter period, Cardiff can register 6.0 mm precipitation, while Shanghai have an average of 3.0 mm rain level.
Airlines with indirect flights from Cardiff to Shanghai are:
China Southern Airlines, stoping in Amsterdam for 115 minutes minimun.
  • China Southern Airlines, with 115 minutes scale in Amsterdam.
  • China Southern Airlines, with 115 minutes scale in Amsterdam.
Flight Duration 12 h and 50 m Flights between Cardiff and Shanghai take, on average, 12 h and 50 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flight £399 Cheapest price for a flight between Cardiff and Shanghai found by our customers in the last 72 hours
High season April According to search data from our customers, April is the busiest time to fly from Cardiff to Shanghai
Airlines flying this route Klm Royal Dutch Airlines, China Southern Airlines, China Eastern Airlines Airline(s) with flights between Cardiff to Shanghai

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