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Shanghai Penang
Sun, 01 Oct SHA - PEN
Wed, 04 Oct PEN - SHA
596€ 584€
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Shanghai Penang
Mon, 02 Oct PVG - PEN
227€ 215€
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Currency and cost comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 EUR = 5.12 MYR
Euro Malaysian Ringgit
1 MYR = 0.2 EUR
Last checked on 22 September 2023
Local, one-way ticket

Trains in Penang are 20% cheaper than in Shanghai.

Mid-priced restaurant

A meal in Penang is 61% cheaper than a meal in Shanghai.

Standard daytime start rate

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

Regular cappuccino

Coffee in Penang is 24% 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
Penang airports
  • ( Penang International (PEN)
    How far from city centre: 8 kms
  • ( Butterworth (BWH)
    How far from city centre: 8 kms
K Distance: 3628 kms

Find flights from Shanghai - Penang

Are you excited for an amazing trip from Shanghai to Penang? 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 Penang. 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 Penang?
Using the flexible flight ticket, you're guaranteed a refund or a rebooking option (without fees) in case of flight cancellations when travelling to Malaysia. At eDreams have you covered!
For flights from Shanghai to Penang, how can I find the cheapest price?
On eDreams we use machine learning to find the most economical flight between Shanghai and Penang. 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 Penang more expensive than Shanghai to visit?
Looking at taxi prices, a ride in Penang costs an average of 1.10 EUR euros, 46% cheaper than Shanghai, with a fare of 2.04 EUR euros, while train tickets cost 22% less in Penang: 0.40 EUR euros against 0.51 EUR euros in Shanghai. Comparing the price of a meal, they range from 1.99 EUR euros in Penang, 61% less than the 5.10 EUR euros in Shanghai. The price of a coffee is approximately 24% cheaper in Penang, with an average of 2.66 EUR euros, while in Shanghai the coffee costs 3.50 EUR.
When booking, when is the best time to do so in order to get the best prices for Shanghai to Penang flights?
The most popular month for flights from Shanghai to Penang are: June, December and July.
When is the best time to travel from Shanghai to Penang?
A good period of the year to visit Penang from Shanghai really depends on lots of personal preferences, price being one of the main criteria When it comes to popularity, January is the best month to fly to Penang from Shanghai, basedd on searches from our customers, followed by July and May. If you prefer to avoid the busy season and get away from the crowds February, March and November are the months with fewer searches for the route Shanghai -  Penang.
What is the duration of a flight from Shanghai to Penang?
Flight time, on average, from Shanghai to Penang is usually 06:43 hours on average, at an average distance of 4,121 km, for flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
What is the weather like in Penang compared to Shanghai?
The average temperature in Shanghai the average temperature is 37.03 degrees in summer, with precipitation around 12.0 mm , Penang's temperatures reach 33.58 during the hot season, with 3.0 average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around 21.83 degrees in Penang, compared to the -2.66 average degrees reported in Shanghai. During the winter period, Shanghai can register 3.0 mm precipitation, while Penang have an average of 3.0 mm rain level.
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