Phuket City to Shanghai flights from £223

Flights starting at £223. Choose between Thai AirAsia, Hong Kong Airlines, or VietJet Air to find the best price.

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Cheapest one-way trip

£223

Cheapest nonstop round-trip

£331

Cheapest round-trip

£352

Average round-trip

£568

Nonstop flights in February

£331 – £400

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China Eastern Airlines

£223

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3538 km
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Travelers usually depart from Phuket International, or Phuket Bus Station when they travel from Phuket City to Shanghai. Book your trip to arrive at Shanghai Pudong International, or Shanghai Hongqiao International. The distance between Phuket City and Shanghai is 3538 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Thai AirAsia, Hong Kong Airlines, VietJet Air, China Eastern Airlines, and China Southern Airlines. Phuket City and Shanghai have 166 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Shanghai, consider visiting The Bund, Shanghai, China, and Chongming.

Weekly direct flights

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Direct flights11--111
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China Eastern Airlines on Mondays, Tuesdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Check-in for a flight from Phuket City to Shanghai

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Thai AirAsiaAIQFDYes0
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Hong Kong AirlinesCRKHXYesNo
VietJet AirVJCVJYesNo
China Eastern AirlinesCESMUYes0
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China Southern AirlinesCSNCZYesNo

China COVID-19 travel restrictions

Your trip summary

Most travelers from Thailand can enter Mainland China, but there are restrictions.

Departure

COVID-19 testing
  • Travel is allowed with restrictions
  • Mandatory COVID-19 test
  • Quarantine is not required
  • Masks are required in certain settings
Visa requirements
  • Visitor visa
Forms and documents
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination is not required for China
  • Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results is required
  • Mandatory health declaration form before arrival

Return

Visa requirements
  • Visitor visa
Forms and documents
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination is not required for Thailand
  • Mandatory health insurance for travelers with a certain travel history

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in China in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Phuket City to Shanghai?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Phuket City and Shanghai takes around 4.8 hours.
What is the flight distance between Phuket City and Shanghai?
The flight distance between Phuket City and Shanghai is 3538 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Phuket City and Shanghai?
Several carriers operate flights between Phuket City and Shanghai. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include China Eastern Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Phuket City?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Phuket City and Bangkok, Chiang Rai Province, Chiang Mai, Ubon Ratchathani Province, Buriram Province, Khon Kaen, Hanoi, Phitsanulok, Sydney, Udon Thani, London, Kuala Lumpur, Melbourne, Denpasar, Hong Kong, Pattaya, Roi Et Province, Singapore, Tokyo, Ko Samui.
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, Manchester, Toronto, Guangzhou, Kaohsiung, Beijing, Vancouver, New Delhi, Brisbane, Auckland, Chiang Mai.
What airports are near Phuket City?
The main airport in Phuket City is Phuket International. It is also served by Phuket International, Krabi, Surat Thani International, Ranong.
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, Sunan Shuofang International, Nantong Xingdong, Changzhou Benniu, Yangzhou Taizhou International, Zhoushan Putuoshan.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Phuket City and Shanghai?
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