Cheap flights from Shanghai to Dalian

Flights starting at £48. Choose between China Eastern Airlines, China Southern Airlines, or Juneyao Airlines to find the best price.

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Travelers usually depart from Shanghai Pudong International, or Shanghai Hongqiao International when they travel from Shanghai to Dalian. The distance between Shanghai and Dalian is 871 km. The most popular airlines for this route are China Eastern Airlines, China Southern Airlines, Juneyao Airlines, Shanghai Airlines, and Air China. Shanghai and Dalian have 179 direct flights per week.

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China Southern Airlines on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Shanghai Airlines on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Tianjin Airlines on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Juneyao Airlines on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

China Eastern Airlines on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Check-in for a flight from Shanghai to Dalian

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during booking
China Eastern AirlinesCESMUYes
China Southern AirlinesCSNCZYes
Juneyao AirlinesDKHHOYes
Shanghai AirlinesCSHFMYes
Air ChinaCCACAYes

Online check-in is not available for these airlines.

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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Shanghai to Dalian?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Shanghai and Dalian takes around 2.1 hours.
What is the flight distance between Shanghai and Dalian?
The flight distance between Shanghai and Dalian is 871 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Shanghai and Dalian?
Several carriers operate flights between Shanghai and Dalian. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Shanghai Airlines, Air China, Tianjin Airlines, Juneyao Airlines, China Southern Airlines, China Eastern Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Shanghai?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Shanghai and Singapore, Taipei, London, Kuala Lumpur, Hong Kong, Manila, New Delhi, Shenzhen, Guangzhou, Beijing, Sydney, Melbourne, Bangkok, Tokyo, Dublin, Sanya, Qingdao, Kaohsiung, Chengdu, Osaka.
What are the most popular routes to and from Dalian?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Dalian and Singapore, Shenzhen, Kuala Lumpur, Taipei, London, Beijing, Qingdao, Toronto, Melbourne, Kaohsiung, Bangkok, Hong Kong, Guangzhou, Krabi, Tianjin, Hangzhou, Sydney, Dublin, Johannesburg, Xiamen.
Which airports are there in Shanghai?
Shanghai is mainly served by Shanghai Pudong International. But there are other airports nearby, including Shanghai Hongqiao International.
What airports are near Shanghai?
The main airport in Shanghai is Shanghai Pudong International. It is also served by Hangzhou Xiaoshan International, Sunan Shuofang International, Ningbo Lishe International, Nantong Xingdong, Changzhou Benniu, Yangzhou Taizhou International, Zhoushan Putuoshan.
What airports are near Dalian?
The main airport in Dalian is Dalian Zhoushuizi International. It is also served by Dalian Zhoushuizi International, Yingkou Lanqi.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Shanghai and Dalian?
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