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Frankfurt Shanghai
Thu, 07 Mar FRA - SHA
472€ 447€
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Currency and cost comparison

Exchange rate
1.00 EUR = 7.82 CNY
Euro Chinese Yuan
1 CNY = 0.13 EUR
Last checked on 07 December 2023
Local, one-way ticket

Trains in Shanghai are 85% cheaper than in Frankfurt.

Mid-priced restaurant

A meal in Shanghai is 70% cheaper than a meal in Frankfurt.

Standard daytime start rate

A taxi fare in Shanghai is 48% cheaper than in Frankfurt.

Regular cappuccino

Coffee is 5% more expensive in Shanghai than in Frankfurt.

Frankfurt airports
  • ( Frankfurt International (FRA)
    How far from city centre: 12 kms
  • ( Hahn Airport (HHN)
    How far from city centre: 103 kms
Shanghai airports
  • ( Hongqiao (SHA)
    How far from city centre: 7 kms
  • ( Pu Dong (PVG)
    How far from city centre: 31 kms
K Distance: 8820 kms

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Are you excited for an amazing trip from Frankfurt 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!

Frequently asked questions about flights from Frankfurt to Shanghai

How is COVID-19 currently affecting flights from Frankfurt 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 Frankfurt to Shanghai, how can I find the cheapest price?
On eDreams we use machine learning to find the most economical flight between Frankfurt 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 Frankfurt to visit?
Looking at taxi prices, a ride in Shanghai costs an average of 2.09 EUR euros, 48% cheaper than Frankfurt, with a fare of 4.00 EUR euros, while train tickets cost 85% less in Shanghai: 0.52 EUR euros against 3.40 EUR euros in Frankfurt. Comparing the price of a meal, they range from 5.10 EUR euros in Shanghai, 66% less than the 15.00 EUR euros in Frankfurt. The price of a coffee is approximately 5% more expensive in Shanghai, with an average of 3.59 EUR euros, while in Frankfurt the coffee costs 3.41 EUR.
When booking, when is the best time to do so in order to get the best prices for Frankfurt to Shanghai flights?
The most popular month for flights from Frankfurt to Shanghai are: July, December and May.
When is the best time to travel from Frankfurt to Shanghai?
A good period of the year to visit Shanghai from Frankfurt 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 Frankfurt, basedd on searches from our customers, followed by December and May. If you prefer to avoid the busy season and get away from the crowds January, February and June are the months with fewer searches for the route Frankfurt -  Shanghai.
What is the duration of a flight from Frankfurt to Shanghai?
Flight time, on average, from Frankfurt to Shanghai is usually 19:49 hours on average, at an average distance of 15,022 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 Frankfurt?
The average temperature in Frankfurt the average temperature is 34.86 degrees in summer, with precipitation around 12.0 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 -6.29 average degrees reported in Frankfurt. During the winter period, Frankfurt can register 3.0 mm precipitation, while Shanghai have an average of 3.0 mm rain level.
Which airports have flights between Frankfurt and Shanghai?
The most common route form Frankfurt to Shanghai is: Frankfurt International (FRA) to Pu Dong (PVG). These airlines fly this route:
  • Lufthansa.
  • China Eastern Airlines.
  • Air China.
The airlines that fly indirectly from Frankfurt to Shanghai are:
The airlines that fly indirectly from Frankfurt to Shanghai are:
  • Air France, stopping in Amsterdam for 105 minutes at least.
  • Aeroflot, with 350 minutes stop in Moscow.
  • British Airways, with 125 minutes scale in London.
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