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Tips to know when travelling to Shanghai

Book your trip to arrive at Shanghai Pudong International, or Shanghai Hongqiao International. The most popular airlines for this route are Japan Airlines, China Eastern Airlines, Xiamen Airlines, China Southern Airlines, and Asiana Airlines. Kuala Lumpur and Shanghai have 74 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Shanghai, consider visiting The Bund, Shanghai, China, and Chongming.

Check-in for a flight from Kuala Lumpur to Shanghai

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during booking
Japan AirlinesJALJLYes
China Eastern AirlinesCESMUYes
Xiamen AirlinesCXAMFYes
China Southern AirlinesCSNCZYes
Asiana AirlinesAAROZYes

Online check-in is not available for these airlines.

Frequently asked questions

What are the most popular routes to and from Kuala Lumpur?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Kuala Lumpur and Jakarta, Singapore, Bangkok, Kota Kinabalu, Auckland, Langkawi, Penang, Dhaka, Denpasar, Kuching, Dubai, Manila, Madrid, Ho Chi Minh City, Chennai, Christchurch, Sydney, Melbourne, New Delhi, Surabaya.
What are the most popular routes to and from Shanghai?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Shanghai and Singapore, London, Taipei, Hong Kong, Bangkok, Sydney, Manila, Shenzhen, Melbourne, Manchester, Toronto, Guangzhou, Kaohsiung, Beijing, Vancouver, New Delhi, Brisbane, Auckland, Chiang Mai, Xiamen.
Which airports are there in Kuala Lumpur?
Kuala Lumpur is mainly served by Kuala Lumpur International. But there are other airports nearby, including Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah.
What airports are near Kuala Lumpur?
The main airport in Kuala Lumpur is Kuala Lumpur International. It is also served by Sultan Haji Ahmad Shah, Sultan Azlan Shah, Malacca International.
What airports are near Shanghai?
The main airport in Shanghai is Shanghai Pudong International. It is also served by Hangzhou Xiaoshan International, Ningbo Lishe International, Changzhou Benniu, Zhoushan Putuoshan, Nantong Xingdong, Sunan Shuofang International, Yangzhou Taizhou International.
What buses and trains depart from Kuala Lumpur?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Kuala Lumpur, including Airport Coach Sdn Bhd.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Kuala Lumpur and Shanghai?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Kuala Lumpur and Shanghai thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Kuala Lumpur and Shanghai can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
What is Virtual Interlining and how do I use it?
Virtual Interlining provides a revolutionary way of traveling. You can combine different modes of transport like flights, trains, and buses into one itinerary. And this often saves money. Thanks to the world's largest carrier database, the Kiwi.com search function enables anyone to mix and match different modes of transport easily.
Which airlines fly between Kuala Lumpur and Shanghai?
Currently, you can fly between Kuala Lumpur and Shanghai with Japan Airlines, China Eastern Airlines, Xiamen Airlines, China Southern Airlines, Asiana Airlines.
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