Shanghai to London flights

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Currency and price comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 1.69 CAD
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1 CAD = 0.6 GBP
Last checked on 21 January 2021
Train
Local, one-way ticket
287%

Trains are 287% more expensive in London than in Shanghai.

Shanghai
£0.46
London
£1.78
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
153%

The average meal is 153% more expensive in London than in Shanghai.

Shanghai
£3.75
London
£9.47
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
52%

Taxis are 52% more expensive in London than in Shanghai.

Shanghai
£1.62
London
£2.46
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
20%

Coffee in London is 20% cheaper than in Shanghai.

Shanghai
£3.38
London
£2.6
Shanghai airports
  • ( Hongqiao (SHA)
    How far from city centre: 4 miles
  • ( Pu Dong (PVG)
    How far from city centre: 19 miles
London airports
  • ( London (YXU)
    How far from city centre: 0 miles
K Distance: 7110 miles

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Frequent asked questions about flights from Shanghai to London

😷 Is it safe to travel from Shanghai to London 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 Canada 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 London at Opodo?
At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the cheapest flight available from Shanghai to London. 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 London expensive to visit compared to Shanghai?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in London costs an average of 2.34 GBP, 45% more expensive than Shanghai, with a fare of 1.61 GBP, while train tickets costs 283% more in London: 1.76 GBP against 0.46 GBP in Shanghai. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 9.36 GBP in London, 132% more than the 4.03 GBP in Shanghai. The price of the coffee is around 29% cheaper in London, with an average of 2.44 GBP, while in Shanghai the coffee costs 3.43 GBP.
🌡️ How is the weather in London 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 ,London's temperatures can go up to 32.11 ºC during the hot season, with 9.0 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around -18.43 ºC in London, compared to the -2.66 ºC average degrees reported in Shanghai. During the winter period, Shanghai can register 3.0 mm precipitation, while London have an average of 3.0 mm rain level.

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