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Travelers usually depart from Incheon International, or Gimpo International when they travel from Seoul to Shanghai. Book your trip to arrive at Shanghai Pudong International, or Shanghai Hongqiao International. The distance between Seoul and Shanghai is 823 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Spring Airlines, China Southern Airlines, Asiana Airlines, China Eastern Airlines, and Tway Airlines. Seoul and Shanghai have 162 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Shanghai, consider visiting Chongming, and The Bund, Shanghai, China.

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Number of flights10194534-1044

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NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingAirport check-in closesOnline check-in available
Spring AirlinesCQH9CYesUnknownNo
China Southern AirlinesCSNCZYesUnknownNo
Asiana AirlinesAAROZYesUnknownNo
China Eastern AirlinesCESMUYesUnknownNo
Tway AirlinesTWBTWYesUnknownNo

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Seoul to Shanghai?

A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Seoul and Shanghai takes around 2.2 hours.

What is the flight distance between Seoul and Shanghai?

The flight distance between Seoul and Shanghai is 823 km.

What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Seoul and Shanghai?

Several carriers operate flights between Seoul and Shanghai. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Spring Airlines.

What are the most popular routes to and from Seoul?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Seoul and Narita International, Jeju International, Taiwan Taoyuan International, Kansai International, Naha, Fukuoka, Gimhae International, New Chitose, Chubu Centrair International, Qingdao Liuting International, Yeosu.

What are the most popular routes to and from Shanghai?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Shanghai and Chongqing Jiangbei International, Shenyang Taoxian International, Haikou Meilan International, Changchun Longjia International, Zhuhai Jinwan, Guiyang Longdongbao International, Lanzhou Zhongchuan International, Guilin Liangjiang International, Hohhot Baita International, Nanchang Changbei International, Yinchuan Hedong International.

Which airports are there in Seoul?

Seoul is mainly served by Incheon International. But there are other airports nearby, including Gimpo International, Seoul Air Base.

What airports are near Seoul?

The main airport in Seoul is Incheon International. It is also served by Daegu International, Cheongju International, Pyongyang International, Gunsan, Wonju, Yangyang International.

What airports are near Shanghai?

The main airport in Shanghai is Shanghai Pudong International. It is also served by Hangzhou Xiaoshan International, Yangzhou Taizhou International, Ningbo Lishe International, Changzhou Benniu, Zhoushan Putuoshan, Nantong Xingdong, Sunan Shuofang International.

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