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£70 £68
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£156 £153
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£169 £165
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£178 £174
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£188 £184
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Flight route information

Currency and price comparison

Train Local, one-way ticket
139% Trains are 139% more expensive in Tokyo than in Shanghai.
Shanghai £0.44
Tokyo £1.05
Meal Mid-priced restaurant
36% The average meal is 36% more expensive in Tokyo than in Shanghai.
Shanghai £3.84
Tokyo £5.24
Exchange rate
1 GBP = 190.82 JPY
1 JPY = 0.01 GBP
Last checked on 24 February 2024
Distance: 1096 miles
Shanghai airports
Hongqiao (SHA) How far from city centre: 4 miles
Pu Dong (PVG) How far from city centre: 19 miles
Tokyo airports
Haneda (HND) How far from city centre: 10 miles
Narita (NRT) How far from city centre: 32 miles
Yokota (OKO) How far from city centre: 23 miles

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Tips for booking cheap flights from Shanghai to Tokyo

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1. What can I do to save money when booking flights from Shanghai to Tokyo?

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By following these strategies, you can efficiently save money when booking flights from Shanghai to Tokyo, ensuring a more economical and enjoyable journey.

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

Prices for tickets from Shanghai to Tokyo 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.

3. Can I book last-minute flights from Shanghai to Tokyo on Opodo?

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 Tokyo, 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 Tokyo 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 Tokyo

How long does the flight take to go from Shanghai to Tokyo?
The total flight time between Shanghai and Tokyo is of around 03:01 hours on average, considering an average distance of 1,875 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 Tokyo at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Shanghai to Tokyo is 68£. 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 Tokyo expensive to visit compared to Shanghai?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Tokyo costs an average of 2.62 GBP, 50% more expensive than Shanghai, with a fare of 1.75 GBP, while train tickets costs 139% more in Tokyo: 1.05 GBP against 0.44 GBP in Shanghai. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 5.24 GBP in Tokyo, 36% more than the 3.84 GBP in Shanghai. The price of the coffee is around 15% cheaper in Tokyo, with an average of 2.52 GBP, while in Shanghai the coffee costs 2.98 GBP.
When is the best time to book a flight from Shanghai to Tokyo?
The most popular months to book a trip from Shanghai to Tokyo are January, October and March, based on the searches of our customers.
When is the best time to travel from Shanghai to Tokyo?
The best time of the year to go to Tokyo when flying from Shanghai depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, October is the top 1º month to fly to Tokyo from Shanghai in terms of searches from our customer, followed by September and March. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, February, January and November are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Shanghai - Tokyo.
Is it possible to purchase a flexible ticket for my flight from Shanghai to Tokyo?
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!
Which airports have flights between Shanghai and Tokyo?
The main airport route flying between Shanghai and Tokyo is: Hongqiao (SHA) to Haneda (HND). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • China Eastern Airlines.
  • Shanghai Airlines.
  • All Nippon Airways.
  • Alternatively, you can find Shanghai - Tokyo flights between Pu Dong (PVG) to Haneda (HND) with the following airline(s) flying the route: Peach Aviation.
  • China Eastern Airlines.
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Airlines with indirect flights from Shanghai to Tokyo are:
Airlines with indirect flights from Shanghai to Tokyo are:
  • Korean Air, stoping in Seoul for 110 minutes minimun.
  • Asiana Airlines, with 75 minutes scale in Seoul.
Flight Duration 3 h and 1 m Flights between Shanghai and Tokyo take, on average, 3 h and 1 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flight £68 Cheapest price for a flight between Shanghai and Tokyo found by our customers in the last 72 hours
Departing Airport Hongqiao The airport Hongqiao is the departure airport operating flights between Shanghai and Tokyo
Arriving Airport Haneda Flights departing Shanghai with Tokyo as destination arrive at Haneda

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