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Cheap Flights from London to Shanghai

Prices were available within the past 7 days and starts at for one-way flights and $457 for round trip, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

London to Shanghai route information

Origin Airport Heathrow
Destination Airport Pudong Intl.
Flight Price $457
Distance 5,741 mi





Cheap LHR to PVG Flights

  • What is the cheapest day to fly to Shanghai?

    Tickets are presently being sold for $439, which is 71% less than the average price. As of Feb 17th, the cheapest day to fly from London to Shanghai is Mar 2nd.
  • Is there an alternative airport near Shanghai?

    Shanghai Pudong International Airport is a great airport, but there is a cheaper option -- Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport. It's just 28 miles away and flights are being booked 36% cheaper over the coming two months.
  • How long does it take to fly from London to Shanghai?

    From LHR to PVG, the fastest flight time is 11 hours and five minutes. Remember, there is a time change of eight hours.
  • How much is a plane ticket to Shanghai (PVG) from London (LHR)?

    They vary anywhere from $439 to $14,030. Booking in advance can usually help you get the cheapest price. However, usually the sooner you book, the more you'll be able to save.
  • Can I change the date of my flight?

    Yes, you can adjust your departure date. If you want to save some funds in doing so, the lowest-cost day to fly in March is Sunday. You may be thinking you're missing out taking off a day earlier, but we see it as just adding saving for your next holiday.
  • How long is the flight from LHR to PVG?

    Virgin Atlantic currently holds the fastest travel time with 11 hours and five minutes. For example, you would arrive in Shanghai at 8:30 AM CST if you left London at 1:25 PM GMT. Remember, there is a time change of eight hours.
  • Is there a day that has more departure times to choose from than other days?

    Thursday has the greatest variety of flight times for London to Shanghai with eight. Saturday currently offers the least amount of flight times with only five options.

London to Shanghai Flights

Whether you’re looking for a grand adventure or just want to get away for a last-minute break, flights from London to Shanghai offer the perfect respite. Not only does exploring Shanghai provide the chance to make some magical memories, dip into delectable dishes, and tour the local landmarks, but the cheap airfare means you won’t bust your budget. So no matter whether your ideal itinerary involves flying one way, non-stop, or round trip, you’re bound to find flights that match your schedule on Expedia, and at prices that won’t shock your wallet.

Bagging a cheap flight from London to Shanghai may mean more dollars to spend on for one-of-a-kind souvenirs when you arrive, but it doesn’t mean you have to skimp on your travel experience, as Expedia offers a sizzling selection of cheap airlines that’ll put you in your happy place on their planes, whether that’s getting lost in a hair-raising airport thriller, dreaming on the passing landscape over a glass of bubbly, or jotting down your vacation bucket list at 38,000 feet. There’s also bound to be plenty of opportunities to snap a few photos of the high life that will make your friends green with envy. After all, enjoying the journey is part of the fun.

With so many affordable flights and so many wonderful adventures awaiting you, there’s no reason to put off booking a fantastic flight from LHR to PVG today. So don’t leave it to the last minute to make your dream trip a reality: pack your bags with your go-to travel accessories, put together your list of must-see attractions and can’t-miss activities, and get ready to broaden your horizons – with Expedia, the wonders of Shanghai are only a plane trip away. Book your travel arrangements with us today!

If you would like to book flights to Shanghai more flexbily many prefers to purchase one-way tickets with options to take different airlines. One way ticket to Shanghai is now!

Jun 11, 2018

Old equipment, 777-200er, but great service. Cant get used to fly backwards.

Jun 11, 2017

Just good

Feb 5, 2017

to good to be true

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*Savings amount equal to 100% when flight + hotel are booked together. Prices based on searches conducted by fellow shoppers within the past 24 hours. There is no guarantee that these prices will be in effect at the time of your search. Vacation package savings are based on comparison to prices on of the same components booked separately. Savings vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and travel partners, and aren't available on all packages.