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Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Chongqing

Shanghai to Chongqing Flight Info

Peak season for travel

June
US$106

Off-season for travel

March
US$71

Cheapest return ticket price

US$44
Shanghai(PVG) ⇒ Chongqing(CQW)

Cheapest direct flight price

US$39
Shanghai(PVG) ⇒ Chongqing(CKG)

Frequently Asked Questions

  • When are flight tickets from Shanghai (SHA) to Chongqing (CKG) the cheapest?

    Airlines adjust prices for flights from Shanghai to Chongqing based on the date and time of your booking. By analyzing data from all airlines, on Trip.com, you can find the lowest flight prices on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays.
  • How long does it take to fly from Shanghai (SHA) to Chongqing (CKG)?

    It takes about 3 hours 1 minute to fly from Shanghai (SHA) to Chongqing (CKG).
  • What is the transportation method from the main airport to downtown in Chongqing?

    • The distance from Chongqing Jiangbei International Airport to downtown is about 19km, by taxi about 30 minutes.
  • What time does the earliest flight from Shanghai to Chongqing depart?

    The earliest flight departs from Shanghai (SHA) at 07:30 and arrives in Chongqing (CKG) at 10:20.
  • What time does the latest flight from Shanghai to Chongqing depart?

    The latest flight departs from Shanghai (SHA) at 21:35 and arrives in Chongqing (CKG) at 00:30.
  • What are the most popular airlines that fly from Shanghai (SHA) to Chongqing (CKG)?

    Airlines with flights from Shanghai (SHA) to Chongqing (CKG): Sichuan Airlines, China Eastern Airlines, Spring Airlines, Air China, Juneyao Airlines, Shanghai Airlines and Xiamen Airlines.
  • What's the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Shanghai (SHA) to Chongqing (CKG)?

    Air China operates 130 non-stop flights from Shanghai (SHA) to Chongqing (CKG).
  • How many airports are there in Chongqing (CKG)?

    There are 1 airport(s) near Chongqing (CKG): Chongqing Jiangbei International Airport.
  • What are some travel guidelines for Chongqing during the COVID19 pandemic?

    Entry restrictions and flight schedule changes and cancellations are frequently updated and subject to change. If you plan to travel to Chongqing, please obtain the most updated information from the airline you plan to book your travels with. You can also refer to COVID19 Country/Region Entry Restrictions for more information.
  • Which airlines offer free date changes for flights to this city during the COVID19 pandemic?

    There are no airlines with flights to this city that provide this service. Please use this information as a reference only and confirm with the airline prior to booking.
Flights from Shanghai to Chongqing

Chongqing is an upcoming megapolis in southwestern China and is under the direct control of the central government of PRC. The city has a beautiful skyline and is an economic hub. The city has a lot to offer tourists who want to explore nature as well as see Chinese urbanisation. The Yangtze River is another major attraction that brings people to this city.

Tip: The best time to travel to Chongqing is in the spring when the temperatures are milder than their harsh winter ones and you can explore and travel comfortably. March-May is the best time to visit.

Arriving at Chongqing

You will be flying from the Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport (SHA) to the Chongqing Jiangbei International Airport (CKG). There are over 469 flights each week that go from Shanghai to Chongqing. While there are many indirect flights, you can also find direct flights to Chongqing by over 30 airlines! This is a route connecting china’s busiest municipalities so the choice of operators of flights is plenty. This route is serviced by Air China, Air France, Air New Zealand, British Airways, Delta, Hainan Airlines, Vietnam Airlines, Spring Airlines, China West Air, KLM, Xiamen Air, China Southern Airlines, Finnair and many others. Shanghai to Chongqing flights have a flight time of 3 hours and 4 minutes approximately and you can find cheap flights from shanghai starting from 550 Yuan.

Tip: The city of Chongqing is about 20 kms away from the International Airport. You can take Express Buses, taxis or the subway to get to the city. Subway is the cheapest way to the city with Lines 3 and 10 running trains every 15 minutes.

What’s to explore in Chongqing

Cities with a skyline require just one thing and that is a viewpoint- the Mountain City by Night is the place to be for sights that will warm your soul. The city by the Yangtze river in all its beauty is definitely a sight to behold. The Yangtze river cruise is a great experience for travellers and the spring months make this a pleasant experience. The Wulong Karst is an excellent place for those who love natural landscapes, adventure and would love a hike. If you’re visiting for a few days the Three Gorges, Chaotian Gate Square, the Dazu rock carvings, Huayan temple of Chongqing, Chongqing zoo, Jinyun Mountain Natural Reserve are the places you must visit! Those that love architecture find the People’s Assembly Hall a great place of history, culture and architectural treats.
 
Tip: Hit the road with a car and it will take forever in this city with the levels of traffic here. Taxis are quite expensive and put in the same place as cars in the traffic. Buses are a cheap alternative. Choose the subway also known as the monorail here to avoid traffic.

Dining and Shopping in Chongqing

The variety of meat you find in this Chinese powerhouse is unmatched and if you’ve got the stomach for it, you should be able to enjoy a lot of dishes by the end of your trip in Chongqing. Jiefangbei Business District and the Shapingba Business District are the most popular places to shop for travelers interested in good picks.


 Tip: A night in Chongqing could mean a lot of things- a night at the pub, watching the skyline from a viewpoint park, dinner on the cruise- you can make it anything you want.

Make your Shanghai- Chongqing flight booking on Trip.com for the best deals and offers on packages, hotels, and flights.

  • Plan Your Trip from Shanghai (SHA) to Chongqing (CKG)

    Chongqing attracts thousands of visitors every year for both business and pleasure. Whether you’re taking a last-minute break or a much needed getaway, flights from Shanghai to Chongqing on Trip.com can help you get there with ease. With Trip.com, you can browse popular airlines with flights to Chongqing, check the best season to visit, and preview Chongqing attractions before you arrive. With flight deals and exciting attractions waiting for you to explore in Chongqing, the best time to book flights from Shanghai to Chongqing is now! Planning a trip from Shanghai to Chongqing is easy when you use Trip.com to help you make travel arrangements. Whether you are flying one-way, non-stop, or round-trip, you will find just the flight you need with us. If you want to lock in a great deal for your flights, go for a round-trip flight, if you need flexibility with your itinerary, book a one-way flight to Chongqing. With Trip.com, you can search for available flights and hotel rooms, and then make your booking quickly and easily online and on the go. Pack your travel accessories, make a must-see bucket list, and book your flight to Chongqing on Trip.com today!

  • A Trip to Remember (SHA—CKG)

    Make your journey from Shanghai (SHA) to Chongqing (CKG) a trip to remember by using Trip.com to view Chongqing attractions before you arrive. Once you know what to do in Chongqing, you can reserve and book in advance for the best travel experience possible. Planning ahead is the most effective way to ensure your whole travel experience goes smoothly. Whether you need help choosing the perfect restaurant, discovering the best places to try local flavors, or finding the most stunning views in town, Trip.com is with you every step of the way for your trip to Chongqing.