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Tips to know when travelling to Shanghai

Travelers usually depart from Manchester, Manchester - Shudehill Interchange, Manchester Coach Station, Manchester Bus Station, or Manchester-New Moston when they travel from Manchester to Shanghai. Book your trip to arrive at Shanghai Pudong International, or Shanghai Hongqiao International. The most popular airlines for this route are China Eastern Airlines, China Southern Airlines, Etihad Airways, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, and Xiamen Airlines. Manchester and Shanghai have 135 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Shanghai, consider visiting Chongming, and The Bund, Shanghai, China.

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Check-in for a flight from Manchester to Shanghai

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
China Eastern AirlinesCESMUYesNo
China Southern AirlinesCSNCZYesNo
Etihad AirwaysETDEYYesNo
KLM Royal Dutch AirlinesKLMKLYesOpens 30 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
Xiamen AirlinesCXAMFYesNo

Frequently asked questions

What are the most popular routes to and from Manchester?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Manchester and Istanbul, Barcelona, Rome, Lisbon, Málaga, Alicante, Athens, Madrid, Paris, London, Milan, Budapest, Brussels, Amsterdam, New York, Palma, Majorca, Dublin, Malta, Faro, Antalya.
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, Kuala Lumpur, Sydney, Manila, Shenzhen, Melbourne, Toronto, Guangzhou, Kaohsiung, Beijing, Vancouver, New Delhi, Brisbane, Auckland, Chiang Mai, Xiamen.
What airports are near Manchester?
The main airport in Manchester is Manchester. It is also served by London Stansted, Luton, Manchester, Birmingham, Liverpool John Lennon, Leeds Bradford, East Midlands, Bristol, Newcastle, Cardiff.
What airports are near Shanghai?
The main airport in Shanghai is Shanghai Pudong International. It is also served by Ningbo Lishe International, Hangzhou Xiaoshan International, Sunan Shuofang International, Changzhou Benniu, Zhoushan Putuoshan, Nantong Xingdong, Yangzhou Taizhou International.
What buses and trains depart from Manchester?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Manchester, including National Express.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Manchester and Shanghai?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Manchester and Shanghai thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Manchester 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 Manchester and Shanghai?
Currently, you can fly between Manchester and Shanghai with China Eastern Airlines, China Southern Airlines, Etihad Airways, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, Xiamen Airlines.
When's the best time to travel between Manchester and Shanghai?
If you don’t have specific dates for your trip between Manchester and Shanghai, you can enter a date range into the departure and return fields. Most carriers on the Kiwi.com website allow you to search and book up to six months from the day of your search. Order the search results by the best, cheapest, or fastest route, or find the cheapest outbound and return combination in the pricing table.
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