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Shanghai to Ho Chi Minh City flights

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Flight Duration Flights between Shanghai and Ho Chi Minh City take, on average, 4 h and 50 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flight Cheapest price for a one-way flight between Shanghai with Ho Chi Minh City found by our customers in the last 72 hours
Departing Airport The airport Pu Dong is the departure airport operating flights between Shanghai and Ho Chi Minh City
Arriving Airport Flights departing Shanghai with Ho Chi Minh City as destination arrives at Tan Son Nhut

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Departure Sat, 11 Jun Return Sat, 18 Jun
SHA Shanghai
SGN Ho Chi Minh City
return from £563
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Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 29673.17 VND
British Pound Sterling Vietnamese Dong
1 VND = 0.01 GBP
Last checked on 29 June 2022
Train
Local, one-way ticket
49%

Trains in Ho Chi Minh City are 49% cheaper than in Shanghai.

Shanghai
£0.47
Ho Chi Minh City
£0.24
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
68%

A meal in Ho Chi Minh City is 68% cheaper than a meal in Shanghai.

Shanghai
£5.32
Ho Chi Minh City
£1.71
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
78%

A taxi fare in Ho Chi Minh City is 78% cheaper than in Shanghai.

Shanghai
£1.89
Ho Chi Minh City
£0.41
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
56%

Coffee in Ho Chi Minh City is 56% cheaper than in Shanghai.

Shanghai
£3.65
Ho Chi Minh City
£1.59
Shanghai airports
  • ( Hongqiao (SHA)
    How far from city centre: 4 miles
  • ( Pu Dong (PVG)
    How far from city centre: 19 miles
Ho Chi Minh City airports
  • ( Tan Son Nhut (SGN)
    How far from city centre: 4 miles
K Distance: 1700 miles

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Frequent asked questions about flights from Shanghai to Ho Chi Minh City

😷 Is it safe to travel from Shanghai to Ho Chi Minh City 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 Vietnam 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 Ho Chi Minh City at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Shanghai to Ho Chi Minh City is 563£. 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 Ho Chi Minh City expensive to visit compared to Shanghai?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Ho Chi Minh City costs an average of 0.41 GBP, 78% cheaper than Shanghai, with a fare of 1.89 GBP, while train tickets costs 49% less in Ho Chi Minh City: 0.24 GBP against 0.47 GBP in Shanghai. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 1.71 GBP in Ho Chi Minh City, 68% less than the 5.32 GBP in Shanghai. The price of the coffee is around 56% cheaper in Ho Chi Minh City, with an average of 1.59 GBP, while in Shanghai the coffee costs 3.65 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from Shanghai to Ho Chi Minh City?
The most popular months to book a trip from Shanghai to Ho Chi Minh City are April, December and November, based on the searches of our customers.
📅 When is the best time to travel from Shanghai to Ho Chi Minh City?
The best time of the year to go to Ho Chi Minh City when flying from Shanghai depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, January is the top 1º month to fly to Ho Chi Minh City from Shanghai 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, August, July and February are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Shanghai -  Ho Chi Minh City.
🕑 How long does the flight take to go from Shanghai to Ho Chi Minh City?
The total flight time between Shanghai and Ho Chi Minh City is of around 04:50 hours on average, considering an average distance of 2,877 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 Ho Chi Minh City 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 ,Ho Chi Minh City's temperatures can go up to 36.38 ºC during the hot season, with 3.0 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around 20.09 ºC in Ho Chi Minh City, compared to the -2.66 ºC average degrees reported in Shanghai. During the winter period, Shanghai can register 3.0 mm precipitation, while Ho Chi Minh City have an average of 3.0 mm rain level.
🛄 Which airports have flights between Shanghai and Ho Chi Minh City?
The main airport route flying between Shanghai and Ho Chi Minh City is: Pu Dong (PVG) to Tan Son Nhut (SGN). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • China Eastern Airlines.
  • Vietnam Airlines.
  • China Southern Airlines.
Airlines with indirect flights from Shanghai to Ho Chi Minh City are:
Airlines with indirect flights from Shanghai to Ho Chi Minh City are:
  • Hong Kong Airlines, stoping in Hong Kong for 415 minutes minimun.
  • Sichuan Airlines, with 120 minutes scale in Chengdu.
  • Sichuan Airlines, with 120 minutes scale in Chengdu.
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