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Fares from $159 One Way, $260 Round Trip from Shanghai to Bangkok

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More About Flying To Bangkok from Shanghai

Route Information for Flights from Shanghai to Bangkok

Origin Airport IATA CodeSHA
Destination Airport IATA CodeBKK
Distance1799 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesShanghai Airlines, China Eastern Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival8:50AM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival8:50AM UTC

Fly from Shanghai to Bangkok

Airports in Shanghai

The primary international airport serving the city of Shanghai is Shanghai Pudong International Airport. The airport is located about 20 miles east of the downtown area. Travelers looking for discount flights from Shanghai can search Orbitz.com for airlines departing from the airport. These include Aeromexico, Air Canada, Air China, Air France, Air India, American Airlines, and British Airways.

Parking at the Shanghai Airport

There are 218 parking spaces available at the airport. Off-site parking is also available and many parking lots offer buses or shuttle vans to the airport. Airport parking fees vary based upon the size of the car and the number of hours parked. Mini-type cars begin at 10 RMB for the first hour. Big-sized cars begin at 20 RMB for the first hour.

Transportation to the Shanghai Airport

Travelers departing from the Shanghai Airport can choose to take the Shanghai Maglev Train. The journey takes about eight minutes, and trains depart every 15 minutes. The cost of a standard ticket is usually 50 RMB. Other transportation options include the Shanghai Metro Line 2 for a cost of between 3 RMB and 10 RMB. The airport also operates its own bus line. Fees range between 2 RMB and 22 RMB based on distance.

Restaurants at the Shanghai Airport

Travelers looking to find a snack or breakfast before their flight from Shanghai can choose from a number of establishments. Two of the most well-known restaurants in the airport are Hong Fangzi Western Food Restaurant and Canglang Ting Restaurant. Travelers can find cheap flights from Shanghai quickly by searching Orbitz.com prior to traveling.

Airports in Bangkok

Bangkok, the capital of Thailand, is one of the most popular tourist hotspots in the world. In fact, it's second only to London in terms of international visitors. You can book cheap flights to Bangkok with the help of Orbitz.com. Use the powerful Orbitz.com search engine to find exactly the bargain you're looking for. Bangkok is serviced by two major airports: Don Mueang and the recently opened Suvarnabhumi for all international air traffic. Suvarnabhumi Airport is about 20 miles east of the city center. Dozens of international airlines arrive and depart from the modern and state-of-the-art Suvarnabhumi Airport.

Transportation From the Airport

Because Suvarnabhumi is so massive, a shuttle bus service is available to deliver passengers to the car rental center, city bus terminal or long-term parking area. Public taxis charge a 50-bhat airport surcharge. Depending on the traffic conditions, traveling into the city center can take an hour or longer. A public bus service provides transport to several important locales within the city. Bus fare is 35 baht.

Weather in Bangkok

Bangkok has a hot, tropical climate. High temperatures throughout the year hover around 90 degrees. The summer monsoon brings several feet of rain, while the dry winter months may see little or no rain for extended periods.

Things to Do in Bangkok

Two main attractions draw international tourists to Bangkok every year. One is the famous nightlife. Bangkok has an exotic flair that appeals to younger travelers. On the other hand, the hundreds of ancient Buddhist relics and monument offer cultural attractions for the more relaxed, meditative travelers. When you start your trip by searching for cheap flights to Bangkok on Orbitz.com, you'll have the luxury of taking your time exploring this metropolis.

Flights from Shanghai to Bangkok - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Shanghai to Bangkok?

There are 6 airlines that fly nonstop from Shanghai Airport (PVG-Pudong Intl.) to Bangkok Airport (BKK-Suvarnabhumi Intl.). Find just what you're looking for with one of these well-known carriers:

  • Shanghai Airlines
  • China Eastern Airlines
  • Juneyao Airlines
  • Air China
  • Thai Airways International
What is the shortest flight from Shanghai to Bangkok?

From Shanghai, the thrilling sights and sounds of Bangkok are at least 4 hours away. Secure your favorite seat, or maybe even upgrade to one with a bit more legroom, and get to your destination in pure comfort.

What airlines fly from Shanghai to Bangkok most frequently?

The following airlines fly most frequently from Shanghai to Bangkok. Whatever your travel schedule, you'll find one that meets your needs among these top carriers: Shanghai Airlines - (FM) with 84 flights every month China Eastern Airlines - (MU) with 43 flights every month Juneyao Airlines - (HO) with 23 flights every month Air China - (CA) with 20 flights every month Thai Airways International - (TG) with 5 flights every month Spring Airlines - (9C) with 4 flights every month

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.