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Tips to know when travelling to Osaka

Travelers usually depart from Shanghai Pudong International, or Shanghai Hongqiao International when they travel from Shanghai to Osaka. Book your trip to arrive at Kansai International, or Itami. The distance between Shanghai and Osaka is 1308 km. The most popular airlines for this route are China Eastern Airlines, Jetstar Japan, Japan Airlines, Spring Airlines, and Peach Aviation. Shanghai and Osaka have 295 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Osaka, consider visiting Gion District, Japan, Koya-San, Japan, Himeji-Jo, Kinkaku-Ji, Arashiyama - Kyoto, Japan, and Awaji.

Weekly direct flights

MondaysTuesdaysWednesdaysThursdaysFridaysSaturdaysSundays
Number of flights33518881-2319
Fly direct with

Juneyao Airlines on Tuesdays.

Check-in for a flight from Shanghai to Osaka

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during booking
China Eastern AirlinesCESMUYes
Jetstar JapanJJPGKNo
Japan AirlinesJALJLYes
Spring AirlinesCQH9CYes
Peach AviationAPIMMYes

Online check-in is not available for these airlines.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Shanghai to Osaka?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Shanghai and Osaka takes around 2.3 hours.
What is the flight distance between Shanghai and Osaka?
The flight distance between Shanghai and Osaka is 1308 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Shanghai and Osaka?
Several carriers operate flights between Shanghai and Osaka. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Juneyao 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, Bengaluru.
What are the most popular routes to and from Osaka?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Osaka and Taipei, Hong Kong, Bangkok, Manila, Singapore, Kaohsiung, Kuala Lumpur, Cebu, Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, Chiang Mai, Sydney, Da Nang, London, Tokyo, Kota Kinabalu, Seoul, Sapporo, Angeles, Jakarta.
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, Changzhou Benniu, Zhoushan Putuoshan, Nantong Xingdong, Yangzhou Taizhou International.
What airports are near Osaka?
The main airport in Osaka is Kansai International. It is also served by Chubu Centrair International, Hiroshima, Kobe, Nagoya Airfield, Okayama, Miho-Yonago, Tokushima, Shizuoka, Komatsu, Nanki–Shirahama.
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