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Flights Athens - Shanghai

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Exchange rate
1.00 EUR = 7.71 CNY
Euro Chinese Yuan
1 CNY = 0.13 EUR
Last checked on 09 June 2023
Local, one-way ticket

Trains in Shanghai are 56% cheaper than in Athens.

Mid-priced restaurant

A meal in Shanghai is 62% cheaper than a meal in Athens.

Standard daytime start rate

A taxi fare in Shanghai is 50% cheaper than in Athens.

Regular cappuccino

Coffee is 7% more expensive in Shanghai than in Athens.

Athens airports
  • ( E. Venizelos (ATH)
    How far from city centre: 20 kms
Shanghai airports
  • ( Hongqiao (SHA)
    How far from city centre: 7 kms
  • ( Pu Dong (PVG)
    How far from city centre: 31 kms
K Distance: 8541 kms

Find flights from Athens - Shanghai

Are you excited for an amazing trip from Athens to Shanghai? You are in the right place! If you need a little getaway to see a loved one or a comfortable flight for your business trip, the best deal prices and airline carriers are a click away from you. You either are looking for a cheap flight or are in a hurry to find a last-minute ticket, no worries! eDreams will take care of everything you need for a perfect vacation in Shanghai. You will get a large selection of airfares from standard and low cost airlines worldwide and easily book your tickets for this route. Don´t forget to book a hotel and choose a car for your perfect trip as a package. Choose the best-suited flight and fasten your seatbelt, we are flying!

How is COVID-19 currently affecting flights from Athens to Shanghai?
Using the flexible flight ticket, you're guaranteed a refund or a rebooking option (without fees) in case of flight cancellations when travelling to China. At eDreams have you covered!
For flights from Athens to Shanghai, how can I find the cheapest price?
On eDreams we use machine learning to find the most economical flight between Athens and Shanghai. By taking into account the combinations of airlines, stopovers, direct flights as well as the various criteria for the journeys, our search engine allows us to offer our customers the best price under the best conditions.
Is Shanghai more expensive than Athens to visit?
Looking at taxi prices, a ride in Shanghai costs an average of 2.10 EUR euros, 47% cheaper than Athens, with a fare of 4.00 EUR euros, while train tickets cost 56% less in Shanghai: 0.53 EUR euros against 1.20 EUR euros in Athens. Comparing the price of a meal, they range from 5.25 EUR euros in Shanghai, 62% less than the 14.00 EUR euros in Athens. The price of a coffee is approximately 7% more expensive in Shanghai, with an average of 3.59 EUR euros, while in Athens the coffee costs 3.35 EUR.
When booking, when is the best time to do so in order to get the best prices for Athens to Shanghai flights?
The most popular month for flights from Athens to Shanghai are: June, August and November.
When is the best time to travel from Athens to Shanghai?
A good period of the year to visit Shanghai from Athens really depends on lots of personal preferences, price being one of the main criteria When it comes to popularity, August is the best month to fly to Shanghai from Athens, basedd on searches from our customers, followed by November and June. If you prefer to avoid the busy season and get away from the crowds February, May and July are the months with fewer searches for the route Athens -  Shanghai.
What is the duration of a flight from Athens to Shanghai?
Flight time, on average, from Athens to Shanghai is usually 12:48 hours on average, at an average distance of 9,092 km, for flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
What is the weather like in Shanghai compared to Athens?
The average temperature in Athens the average temperature is 35.31 degrees in summer, with precipitation around 5.3 mm , Shanghai's temperatures reach 37.03 during the hot season, with 12.0 average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around -2.66 degrees in Shanghai, compared to the 2.15 average degrees reported in Athens. During the winter period, Athens can register 9.0 mm precipitation, while Shanghai have an average of 3.0 mm rain level.
The airlines that fly indirectly from Athens to Shanghai are:
The airlines that fly indirectly from Athens to Shanghai are:
  • China Eastern Airlines, stopping in Paris for 165 minutes at least.
  • Aeroflot, with 170 minutes stop in Moscow.
  • Etihad Airways, with 75 minutes scale in Abu Dhabi.
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