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Shanghai to Taiyuan flights

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Flight Duration Flights between Shanghai and Taiyuan take, on average, 2 h and 28 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Departing Airport The airport Hongqiao is the departure airport operating flights between Shanghai and Taiyuan
Arriving Airport Flights departing Shanghai with Taiyuan as destination arrives at Taiyuan
High season According to search data from our customers, April is the busiest time to fly from Shanghai to Taiyuan
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Exchange rate
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1 CNY = 0.12 GBP
Last checked on 24 June 2022
Local, one-way ticket

Trains in Taiyuan are 74% cheaper than in Shanghai.

Mid-priced restaurant

A meal in Taiyuan is 31% cheaper than a meal in Shanghai.

Standard daytime start rate

A taxi fare in Taiyuan is 47% cheaper than in Shanghai.

Regular cappuccino

Coffee in Taiyuan is 3% cheaper than in Shanghai.

Shanghai airports
  • ( Pu Dong (PVG)
    How far from city centre: 19 miles
  • ( Hongqiao (SHA)
    How far from city centre: 4 miles
Taiyuan airports
  • ( Taiyuan (TYN)
    How far from city centre: 4 miles
K Distance: 684 miles

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Frequent asked questions about flights from Shanghai to Taiyuan

😷 Is it safe to travel from Shanghai to Taiyuan 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 China 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 Taiyuan at Opodo?
At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the cheapest flight available from Shanghai to Taiyuan. 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 Taiyuan expensive to visit compared to Shanghai?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Taiyuan costs an average of 0.91 GBP, 47% cheaper than Shanghai, with a fare of 1.71 GBP, while train tickets costs 76% less in Taiyuan: 0.11 GBP against 0.46 GBP in Shanghai. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 2.57 GBP in Taiyuan, 25% less than the 3.42 GBP in Shanghai. The price of the coffee is around 2% cheaper in Taiyuan, with an average of 3.20 GBP, while in Shanghai the coffee costs 3.27 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from Shanghai to Taiyuan?
The most popular months to book a trip from Shanghai to Taiyuan are February, January and July, based on the searches of our customers.
📅 When is the best time to travel from Shanghai to Taiyuan?
The best time of the year to go to Taiyuan when flying from Shanghai 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 Taiyuan from Shanghai in terms of searches from our customer, followed by January and September. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, June, October and September are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Shanghai -  Taiyuan.
🕑 How long does the flight take to go from Shanghai to Taiyuan?
The total flight time between Shanghai and Taiyuan is of around 02:28 hours on average, considering an average distance of 1,121 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 Taiyuan 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 ,Taiyuan's temperatures can go up to 31.71 ºC during the hot season, with 6.0 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around -17.12 ºC in Taiyuan, compared to the -2.66 ºC average degrees reported in Shanghai. During the winter period, Shanghai can register 3.0 mm precipitation, while Taiyuan have an average of 0.5 mm rain level.
🛄 Which airports have flights between Shanghai and Taiyuan?
The main airport route flying between Shanghai and Taiyuan is: Hongqiao (SHA) to Taiyuan (TYN). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • Juneyao Airlines.
  • China Eastern Airlines.
  • Alternatively, you can find Shanghai - Taiyuan flights between Pu Dong (PVG) to Taiyuan (TYN) with the following airline(s) flying the route: China Eastern Airlines.
  • Juneyao Airlines.
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Which are the airlines with flights from Shanghai to Taiyuan?
Airlines with direct flights departing from Shanghai to Taiyuan are:
  • Juneyao Airlines.
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