Shanghai Holidays

China
Once a bastion of Western influence in the 19th and 20th century Orient, Shanghai has remained on the cutting edge of Chinese politics, commerce, and culture. And, now, tourism. The Bund , Shanghai’s riverside walk (and textbook example of good urban planning) along old colonial Art Deco, Romanesque Revival, and …

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How to get to Shanghai

Here's what you need to know about getting to Shanghai. You can see the cheapest month to fly and a snapshot of flight prices for the following month. Also, don't forget to factor in your travelling time - the typical flight from London Heathrow to Shanghai takes 12 hours, 5 minutes.

When to go to Shanghai

Typical Holiday Price

861 € per person

The average price of hotels and apartments in Shanghai varies according to the time of year. To help you plan when to go, we've looked at the hotels available on our site, then worked out the average price per night for the quietest and the busiest months.

Cheapest Month to Visit

October

Based on a typical 1 week holiday - adding together the cost of flights and accommodation - October is the cheapest month to go to Shanghai.

Where to stay in Shanghai

Whatever your travelling style, we can help find you the perfect place to stay. From luxurious hotels to practical apartments, these are our most popular places in Shanghai, according to other travellers.

Nearby destinations

Wuxi

Hangzhou

Ningbo

Zhoushan