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Shanghai to Istanbul Flight Information

Below are some common questions asked about this flight route:

Best time to book Shanghai to Istanbul flights

Generally the best time to book Shanghai to Istanbul flights is two months in advance. And the cheapest days to fly are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Sunday is the most expensive.

How many direct flights from Shanghai to Istanbul?

There are 7 direct flights from Shanghai to Istanbul.

What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Shanghai to Istanbul?

Turkish Airlines provides 100 of the non-stop flights between Shanghai and Istanbul.

Airlines flying this route:
Airports in Shanghai:
Airports in Istanbul:
Average duration of direct flights: 11h50m

Shanghai to Istanbul Flight Schedule

Flight info. Departure
Arrival
Route Weekly Schedule
22:25 PVG 05:15 IST
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22:25 PVG 05:15 IST
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Shanghai to Istanbul new airport (IST)

23:05, Nov 25 - 01:45, Nov 29
TK | Turkish Airlines
12h 10m
PVG - IST
Nonstop
US$688
Round-trip from
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23:05, Nov 23 - 01:45, Nov 28
CA | Air China
12h 10m
PVG - IST
Nonstop
US$932
Round-trip from
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15:30, Dec 1 - 01:45, Dec 5
9C | Spring Airlines
19h 45m
PVG - IST
1 stop
US$815
Round-trip from
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16:50, Dec 1 - 01:45, Dec 5
HX | Hong Kong Airlines
18h 25m
PVG - IST
1 stop
US$843
Round-trip from
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17:30, Dec 1 - 01:45, Dec 5
CX | Cathay Pacific
17h 45m
PVG - IST
1 stop
US$891
Round-trip from
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Shanghai to Sabiha Gokcen Airport (SAW)

23:15, Nov 26 - 20:15, Dec 2
QR | Qatar Airways
17h 45m
PVG - SAW
2 stop
US$580
Round-trip from
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06:15, Nov 25 - 15:35, Dec 2
EK | Emirates
36h 35m
PVG - SAW
2 stop
US$661
Round-trip from
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11:50, Nov 26 - 21:00, Dec 2
VS | Virgin Atlantic
36h 40m
PVG - SAW
2 stop
US$915
Round-trip from
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00:15, Feb 6 - 10:30, Feb 13
KL | Klm Royal Dutch Airlines
17h 15m
PVG - SAW
2 stop
US$951
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00:15, Dec 20 - 08:00, Dec 27
MU | China Eastern Airlines
24h 40m
PVG - SAW
2 stop
US$1,662
Round-trip from
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Prices shown are for 1 adult ticket including taxes & fees.(As ticket fares can change frequently, these advertised prices are for reference only. The actual prices will be shown at time of booking.)

Roundtrip vs One-Way Flights from Shanghai to Istanbul

There is usually no major price difference between buying a roundtrip flight versus a one-way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one-way flight from Shanghai to Istanbul. However, booking a roundtrip flight is a simpler process. You can compare roundtrip and one-way flights by using our flight comparison tool.

Nonstop vs Connecting Flights from Shanghai to Istanbul

The average price for connecting flights from Shanghai to Istanbul is USD 463.35.The average price for nonstop flights from Shanghai to Istanbul is USD 1061.41.

Travel from Shanghai to Istanbul

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