Question : If speed is all that matters, how can you get to Shanghai as quickly as possible?
Answer : If you're able to take the shortest direct flight (which is offered by Hainan Airlines), you can leave PEK at 7:25 AM CST and get to SHA at 9:35 AM CST (2 hours and 10 minutes).
Question : If having the most departure times is important to you, are there particular days that offer more options than others?
Answer : When you're flying from PEK to SHA, the days with the most flight times are Monday and Tuesday, with 144 different options. The day with the least number of options is Friday with 104 different times.
Question : Is price more important than specific travel days for you?
Answer : The lowest-cost day to fly in February is Sunday. Flexibility is paramount when booking travel plans in order to keep costs down.
Question : How does Beijing to Shanghai stack up against the rest of the world in overall promptness?
Answer : PEK to SHA currently scores 1.3 out of a possible 5 stars in promptness. This score combines both the number of delayed flights and total delayed minutes. With 1.3 stars, you should plan on being extra flexible with your arrival plans.
Question : In the next four weeks, what day should you book your trip?
Answer : February 7th offers bookings (as of January 16th) that are 27% below the average price for this route. Saving on flight fares means you'll have more money to spend on your trip.
Question : Which airline can you expect delays with on this route?
Answer : Over the past month, Xiamen Airlines is late on 100% of flights from Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK) to Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport (SHA). If you should choose this airline, be sure to track the flight status to stay on top of the departure time.
Question : On a daily basis, how many different flight times can you take from Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK) to Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport (SHA)?
Answer : On average, 28 different flight times are offered daily when you fly from Beijing to Shanghai. That is lower than the global average of 31.