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Travelers usually depart from Taiwan Taoyuan International, or Taipei Songshan when they travel from Taipei to Shanghai. Book your trip to arrive at Shanghai Pudong International, or Shanghai Hongqiao International. The distance between Taipei and Shanghai is 677 km. The most popular airlines for this route are China Eastern Airlines, Air Macau, Starlux Airlines, Xiamen Airlines, and Shanghai Airlines. Taipei and Shanghai have 98 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Shanghai, consider visiting Chongming, and The Bund, Shanghai, China.

Weekly direct flights

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EVA Air on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays.

China Airlines on Mondays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

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

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

China Eastern Airlines on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, and Sundays.

Check-in for a flight from Taipei to Shanghai

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during booking
China Eastern AirlinesCESMUYes
Air MacauAMUNXYes
Starlux AirlinesSJXJXNo
Xiamen AirlinesCXAMFYes
Shanghai AirlinesCSHFMYes

Online check-in is not available for these airlines.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Taipei to Shanghai?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Taipei and Shanghai takes around 2.0 hours.
What is the flight distance between Taipei and Shanghai?
The flight distance between Taipei and Shanghai is 677 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Taipei and Shanghai?
Several carriers operate flights between Taipei and Shanghai. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include China Southern Airlines, China Eastern Airlines, Juneyao Airlines, China Airlines, EVA Air.
What are the most popular routes to and from Taipei?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Taipei and Tokyo, Seoul, Osaka, Bangkok, Okinawa Island, Manila, Ho Chi Minh City, Cebu, Hong Kong, Singapore, Hanoi, Chiang Mai, Angeles, Phuket City, Kuala Lumpur, Denpasar, Busan, Da Nang, Siem Reap, Sapporo.
What are the most popular routes to and from Shanghai?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Shanghai and Beijing, New York, Los Angeles, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, San Francisco, Tokyo, Bangkok, Xi'an, Chengdu, Hong Kong, Singapore, Chicago, Seoul, Phuket City, Manila, Washington, D.C., Osaka, Wuhan, Boston.
Which airports are there in Taipei?
Taipei is mainly served by Taiwan Taoyuan International. But there are other airports nearby, including Taipei Songshan.
What airports are near Taipei?
The main airport in Taipei is Taiwan Taoyuan International. It is also served by Chiayi, Hualien, Taichung.
What airports are near Shanghai?
The main airport in Shanghai is Shanghai Pudong International. It is also served by Ningbo Lishe International, Hangzhou Xiaoshan International, Nantong Xingdong, Sunan Shuofang International, Changzhou Benniu, Zhoushan Putuoshan, Yangzhou Taizhou International.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Taipei and Shanghai?
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