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Tianjin to Shanghai flights

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Flight DurationFlights between Tianjin and Shanghai take, on average, 2 h and 8 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Departing AirportThe airport Tianjin is the departure airport operating flights between Tianjin and Shanghai
Arriving AirportFlights departing Tianjin with Shanghai as destination arrives at Pu Dong
High seasonAccording to search data from our customers, May is the busiest time to fly from Tianjin to Shanghai
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1.00 GBP = 8.96 CNY
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1 CNY = 0.12 GBP
Last checked on 28 July 2021
Local, one-way ticket

Trains are 61% more expensive in Shanghai than in Tianjin.

Mid-priced restaurant

A meal in Shanghai costs roughly the same as in Tianjin.

Standard daytime start rate

Taxis are 33% more expensive in Shanghai than in Tianjin.

Regular cappuccino

Coffee in Shanghai is 17% cheaper than in Tianjin.

Tianjin airports
  • ( Tianjin (TSN)
    How far from city centre: 0 miles
Shanghai airports
  • ( Hongqiao (SHA)
    How far from city centre: 4 miles
  • ( Pu Dong (PVG)
    How far from city centre: 19 miles
K Distance: 593 miles

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Frequent asked questions about flights from Tianjin to Shanghai

😷 Is it safe to travel from Tianjin to Shanghai 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 Tianjin. 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 Tianjin to Shanghai at Opodo?
At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the cheapest flight available from Tianjin to Shanghai. 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 Shanghai expensive to visit compared to Tianjin?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Shanghai costs an average of 1.56 GBP, 33% more expensive than Tianjin, with a fare of 1.17 GBP, while train tickets costs 61% more in Shanghai: 0.45 GBP against 0.28 GBP in Tianjin. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 3.35 GBP in both Shanghai and Tianjin. The price of the coffee is around 17% cheaper in Shanghai, with an average of 2.97 GBP, while in Tianjin the coffee costs 3.57 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from Tianjin to Shanghai?
The most popular months to book a trip from Tianjin to Shanghai are April, January and November, based on the searches of our customers.
📅 When is the best time to travel from Tianjin to Shanghai?
The best time of the year to go to Shanghai when flying from Tianjin depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, May is the top 1º month to fly to Shanghai from Tianjin in terms of searches from our customer, followed by October and March. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, April, June and July are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Tianjin -  Shanghai.
🕑 How long does the flight take to go from Tianjin to Shanghai?
The total flight time between Tianjin and Shanghai is of around 02:08 hours on average, considering an average distance of 967 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
🛄 Which airports have flights between Tianjin and Shanghai?
The main airport route flying between Tianjin and Shanghai is: Tianjin (TSN) to Pu Dong (PVG). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • China Eastern Airlines.
  • Air China.
  • Juneyao Airlines.
  • Alternatively, you can find Tianjin - Shanghai flights between Tianjin (TSN) to Hongqiao (SHA) with the following airline(s) flying the route: Xiamen Airlines.
  • Air China.
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Which are the airlines with flights from Tianjin to Shanghai?
Airlines with direct flights departing from Tianjin to Shanghai are:
  • Xiamen Airlines.
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