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Flights Shanghai - Istanbul

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Departure Sun, 14 Aug Return Wed, 17 Aug
SHA Shanghai
IST Istanbul
return from 2,887€
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Exchange rate
1.00 EUR = 18.52 TRY
Euro Turkish Lira
1 TRY = 0.06 EUR
Last checked on 11 August 2022
Local, one-way ticket

Trains in Istanbul are 24% cheaper than in Shanghai.

Mid-priced restaurant

A meal in Istanbul is 25% cheaper than a meal in Shanghai.

Standard daytime start rate

A taxi fare in Istanbul is 70% cheaper than in Shanghai.

Regular cappuccino

Coffee in Istanbul is 64% cheaper than in Shanghai.

Shanghai airports
  • ( Hongqiao (SHA)
    How far from city centre: 7 kms
  • ( Pu Dong (PVG)
    How far from city centre: 31 kms
Istanbul airports
  • ( Istanbul Airport (IST)
    How far from city centre: 34 kms
  • ( Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport (SAW)
    How far from city centre: 30 kms
  • ( Istanbul Atatürk International Havalimani (ISL)
    How far from city centre: 14 kms
K Distance: 7986 kms

Find flights from Shanghai - Istanbul

Are you excited for an amazing trip from Shanghai to Istanbul? 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 Istanbul. 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 Shanghai to Istanbul?
Using the flexible flight ticket, you're guaranteed a refund or a rebooking option (without fees) in case of flight cancellations when travelling to Turkey. At eDreams have you covered!
For flights from Shanghai to Istanbul, how can I find the cheapest price?
On eDreams we use machine learning to find the most economical flight between Shanghai and Istanbul. 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 Istanbul more expensive than Shanghai to visit?
Looking at taxi prices, a ride in Istanbul costs an average of 0.60 EUR euros, 72% cheaper than Shanghai, with a fare of 2.17 EUR euros, while train tickets cost 24% less in Istanbul: 0.44 EUR euros against 0.58 EUR euros in Shanghai. Comparing the price of a meal, they range from 4.36 EUR euros in Istanbul, 25% less than the 5.79 EUR euros in Shanghai. The price of a coffee is approximately 64% cheaper in Istanbul, with an average of 1.53 EUR euros, while in Shanghai the coffee costs 4.20 EUR.
When booking, when is the best time to do so in order to get the best prices for Shanghai to Istanbul flights?
The most popular month for flights from Shanghai to Istanbul are: July, September and November.
When is the best time to travel from Shanghai to Istanbul?
A good period of the year to visit Istanbul from Shanghai 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 Istanbul from Shanghai, basedd on searches from our customers, followed by September and January. If you prefer to avoid the busy season and get away from the crowds March, February and October are the months with fewer searches for the route Shanghai -  Istanbul.
What is the weather like in Istanbul compared to Shanghai?
The average temperature in Shanghai the average temperature is 37.03 degrees in summer, with precipitation around 12.0 mm , Istanbul's temperatures reach 32.95 during the hot season, with 5.3 average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around -0.3 degrees in Istanbul, compared to the -2.66 average degrees reported in Shanghai. During the winter period, Shanghai can register 3.0 mm precipitation, while Istanbul have an average of 9.0 mm rain level.
Which airports have flights between Shanghai and Istanbul?
The most common route form Shanghai to Istanbul is: Pu Dong (PVG) to Istanbul Airport (IST). These airlines fly this route:
  • Turkish Airlines.
  • Air China.
  • Find more Shanghai to Istanbul flights between Pu Dong (PVG) to Istanbul Atatürk International Havalimani (ISL) which are flown by the following airline(s): Turkish Airlines.
The airlines that fly indirectly from Shanghai to Istanbul are:
The airlines that fly indirectly from Shanghai to Istanbul are:
  • Emirates, stopping in Dubai for 135 minutes at least.
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