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Shanghai to Barcelona flights

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Flight DurationFlights between Shanghai and Barcelona take, on average, 14 hours and 38 minutes minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Departing AirportThe airport Pu Dong is the departure airport operating flights between Shanghai and Barcelona
Arriving AirportFlights departing Shanghai with Barcelona as destination arrives at El Prat
High seasonAccording to search data from our customers, September is the busiest time to fly from Shanghai to Barcelona
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Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 1.16 EUR
British Pound Sterling Euro
1 EUR = 0.87 GBP
Last checked on 17 June 2021
Train
Local, one-way ticket
348%

Trains are 348% more expensive in Barcelona than in Shanghai.

Shanghai
£0.44
Barcelona
£1.97
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
210%

The average meal is 210% more expensive in Barcelona than in Shanghai.

Shanghai
£3.32
Barcelona
£10.29
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
66%

Taxis are 66% more expensive in Barcelona than in Shanghai.

Shanghai
£1.55
Barcelona
£2.57
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
45%

Coffee in Barcelona is 45% cheaper than in Shanghai.

Shanghai
£2.99
Barcelona
£1.63
Shanghai airports
  • ( Hongqiao (SHA)
    How far from city centre: 4 miles
  • ( Pu Dong (PVG)
    How far from city centre: 19 miles
Barcelona airports
  • ( El Prat (BCN)
    How far from city centre: 7 miles
  • ( Reus (REU)
    How far from city centre: 57 miles
  • ( Costa Brava (GRO)
    How far from city centre: 51 miles
K Distance: 6105 miles

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Frequent asked questions about flights from Shanghai to Barcelona

😷 Is it safe to travel from Shanghai to Barcelona 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 Spain may apply when travelling from Shanghai. 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 Shanghai to Barcelona at Opodo?
At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the cheapest flight available from Shanghai to Barcelona. Considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys, our search engine works to provides always the best price with the best conditions.
💰 Is Barcelona expensive to visit compared to Shanghai?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Barcelona costs an average of 2.59 GBP, 65% more expensive than Shanghai, with a fare of 1.57 GBP, while train tickets costs 342% more in Barcelona: 1.99 GBP against 0.45 GBP in Shanghai. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 10.37 GBP in Barcelona, 210% more than the 3.35 GBP in Shanghai. The price of the coffee is around 50% cheaper in Barcelona, with an average of 1.59 GBP, while in Shanghai the coffee costs 3.16 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from Shanghai to Barcelona?
The most popular months to book a trip from Shanghai to Barcelona are November, May and July, based on the searches of our customers.
📅 When is the best time to travel from Shanghai to Barcelona?
The best time of the year to go to Barcelona when flying from Shanghai depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, September is the top 1º month to fly to Barcelona from Shanghai in terms of searches from our customer, followed by January and June. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, February, March and May are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Shanghai -  Barcelona.
🕑 How long does the flight take to go from Shanghai to Barcelona?
The total flight time between Shanghai and Barcelona is of around 14:38 hours on average, considering an average distance of 10,315 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 Barcelona compared to Shanghai?
While in Shanghai the temperatures can reach an average of 37.03 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 12.0 mm ,Barcelona's temperatures can go up to 30.74 ºC during the hot season, with 12.0 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around 3.49 ºC in Barcelona, compared to the -2.66 ºC average degrees reported in Shanghai. During the winter period, Shanghai can register 3.0 mm precipitation, while Barcelona have an average of 6.0 mm rain level.
🛄 Which airports have flights between Shanghai and Barcelona?
The main airport route flying between Shanghai and Barcelona is: Pu Dong (PVG) to El Prat (BCN). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • Air China.
Airlines with indirect flights from Shanghai to Barcelona are:
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