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Tips to know when travelling to Shanghai

Book your trip to arrive at Shanghai Pudong International, or Shanghai Hongqiao International. The distance between Ürümqi and Shanghai is 3275 km. The most popular airlines for this route are China Eastern Airlines, China Southern Airlines, Air China, Spring Airlines, and Hainan Airlines. Ürümqi and Shanghai have 347 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Shanghai, consider visiting Chongming, and The Bund, Shanghai, China.

Weekly direct flights

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

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

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

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

Hainan Airlines on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays, and Sundays.

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

Check-in for a flight from Ürümqi to Shanghai

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during booking
China Eastern AirlinesCESMUYes
China Southern AirlinesCSNCZYes
Air ChinaCCACAYes
Spring AirlinesCQH9CYes
Hainan AirlinesCHHHUYes

Online check-in is not available for these airlines.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Ürümqi to Shanghai?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Ürümqi and Shanghai takes around 4.8 hours.
What is the flight distance between Ürümqi and Shanghai?
The flight distance between Ürümqi and Shanghai is 3275 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Ürümqi and Shanghai?
Several carriers operate flights between Ürümqi and Shanghai. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include China Eastern Airlines, Shanghai Airlines, Hainan Airlines, Spring Airlines, China Southern Airlines, Juneyao Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Ürümqi?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Ürümqi and Taipei, Penang, Kuala Lumpur, Hong Kong, Karamay, Kashgar, Singapore, Melbourne, Chengdu, Beijing, Ghulja, Xi'an, Lijiang, Paris, Lanzhou, Shenyang, London, Dunhuang, Burqin, Shenzhen.
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 Ürümqi?
The main airport in Ürümqi is Ürümqi Diwopu International. It is also served by Ürümqi Diwopu International, Shihezi Huayuan, Turpan Jiaohe.
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, Changzhou Benniu, Sunan Shuofang International, Zhoushan Putuoshan, Nantong Xingdong, Yangzhou Taizhou International.
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