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Shanghai Osaka
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Fri, 03 May PVG - KIX
Fri, 03 May KIX - PVG
£338 £331
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Shanghai Osaka
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Tue, 14 May PVG - KIX
£57 £56
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Shanghai Osaka
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Wed, 08 May PVG - KIX
Sat, 11 May KIX - PVG
£111 £108
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Sun, 28 Apr PVG - KIX
Wed, 01 May KIX - PVG
£199 £195
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Flight route information

Currency and price comparison

Train Local, one-way ticket
161% Trains are 161% more expensive in Osaka than in Shanghai.
Shanghai £0.44
Osaka £1.15
Meal Mid-priced restaurant
57% The average meal is 57% more expensive in Osaka than in Shanghai.
Shanghai £3.32
Osaka £5.21
Exchange rate
1 GBP = 192.04 JPY
1 JPY = 0.01 GBP
Last checked on 16 April 2024
Distance: 846 miles
Shanghai airports
Hongqiao (SHA) How far from city centre: 4 miles
Pu Dong (PVG) How far from city centre: 19 miles
Osaka airports
Kansai International (KIX) How far from city centre: 9 miles
Itami (ITM) How far from city centre: 9 miles
Kobe (UKB) How far from city centre: 19 miles

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Tips for booking cheap flights from Shanghai to Osaka

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2. Can the price of my tickets from Shanghai to Osaka change during the booking process?

Prices for tickets from Shanghai to Osaka 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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When booking a flight, you may encounter situations where your desired travel date is unavailable or the flight price has increased beyond your budget. Rest assured, Opodo offers a solution. Explore our last-minute flight deals to find affordable options, especially if you have flexibility with your travel dates. Whether you need to depart on short notice or simply want to discover the cheapest day to fly between Shanghai and Osaka, our last-minute flights section has you covered.

4. How to make my reservation through the Opodo search engine?

Opodo provides you with all the useful information about the flights covering the route between Shanghai to Osaka airports. Preparing for your trip is very easy! All you have to do is enter into Opodo search engine your departure and destination airports, the dates of travel, and the number of passengers. A list of all available flights will appear on your screen in a matter of seconds! For your convenience, you can sort it according to your preferences, such as time, price, or duration of the trip.


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Frequently asked questions about flights from Shanghai to Osaka

How long does the flight take to go from Shanghai to Osaka?
The total flight time between Shanghai and Osaka is of around 02:15 hours on average, considering an average distance of 1,360 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 Shanghai to Osaka at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Shanghai to Osaka is 56£. 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 Osaka expensive to visit compared to Shanghai?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Osaka costs an average of 3.52 GBP, 99% more expensive than Shanghai, with a fare of 1.77 GBP, while train tickets costs 161% more in Osaka: 1.15 GBP against 0.44 GBP in Shanghai. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 5.21 GBP in Osaka, 57% more than the 3.32 GBP in Shanghai. The price of the coffee is around 17% cheaper in Osaka, with an average of 2.39 GBP, while in Shanghai the coffee costs 2.88 GBP.
When is the best time to book a flight from Shanghai to Osaka?
The most popular months to book a trip from Shanghai to Osaka are March, April and November, based on the searches of our customers.
When is the best time to travel from Shanghai to Osaka?
The best time of the year to go to Osaka 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 Osaka from Shanghai in terms of searches from our customer, followed by April and May. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, February, November and August are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Shanghai - Osaka.
Is it possible to purchase a flexible ticket for my flight from Shanghai to Osaka?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions Japan 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 is the weather in Osaka 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 ,Osaka's temperatures can go up to 34.18 ºC during the hot season, with 9.0 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around -2.82 ºC in Osaka, compared to the -2.66 ºC average degrees reported in Shanghai. During the winter period, Shanghai can register 3.0 mm precipitation, while Osaka have an average of 3.0 mm rain level.
Which airports have flights between Shanghai and Osaka?
The main airport route flying between Shanghai and Osaka is: Pu Dong (PVG) to Kansai International (KIX). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • China Eastern Airlines.
  • Air China.
  • Peach Aviation.
Airlines with indirect flights from Shanghai to Osaka are:
Airlines with indirect flights from Shanghai to Osaka are:
  • Asiana Airlines, stoping in Busan for 130 minutes minimun.
Flight Duration 2 h and 15 m Flights between Shanghai and Osaka take, on average, 2 h and 15 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flight £56 Cheapest price for a flight between Shanghai and Osaka found by our customers in the last 72 hours
Departing Airport Pu Dong The airport Pu Dong is the departure airport operating flights between Shanghai and Osaka
Arriving Airport Kansai International Flights departing Shanghai with Osaka as destination arrive at Kansai International

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