Question : Will you do what it takes to get the absolute cheapest flight?
Answer : For the month of August, Monday is your lowest-cost day to fly. Being flexible with your travel days garners even more savings during booking.
Question : Who's offering the cheapest round-trip flight to Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport (SHA) over the coming months?
Answer : Prices are hitting as high as $2,314 over the next three months when flying to SHA from MEL. Check out China Southern Airlines, as they have been booking customers at just $359.
Question : How long do most people stay in Shanghai?
Answer : Of course you're not most people, but if you were, you'd stay roughly 19 days.
Question : Interested in traveling in the next 30 days and want to get the lowest fare?
Answer : Aug 14th has seen bookings (as of Jul 17th) as cheap as $552. That comes in 66% below the average price for this route. Saving now means you'll have more money in your hand for the trip.
Question : Have you considered flying into Shanghai Pudong International Airport instead of Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport?
Answer : Luckily for you, there is another airport near Shanghai. Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG) is 28 miles away, and over the next two months flights are being booked 27% cheaper than flights to Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport.
Question : Do prices fluctuate more for this route than others?
Answer : Ranging anywhere from $359 to $2,314, prices for MEL to SHA do change much more than most routes from Australia. Prices tend to be lower the further out you book.