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Vancouver Shanghai
Fri, 19 Jan YVR - PVG
£628 £610
Prime price per passenger
Flight Time Flights from Vancouver and Shanghai last around 12 h and 9 m, although this flight time may also depend on other factors.
Cheapest flight The cheapest price available for flights from Vancouver to Shanghai that have been booked by our customers in the last 72 hours
Airport of Departure You will depart from Vancouver International when flying from Vancouver to Shanghai
Airport of Arrival Outbound flights from Vancouver to Shanghai arrive at Pu Dong

Route information

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Currency exchange rates and cost of life

Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 9.08 CNY
British Pound Sterling Chinese Yuan
1 CNY = 0.12 GBP
Last checked on 02 December 2023
Local, one-way ticket

Trains in Shanghai are 76% cheaper than in Vancouver.

Mid-priced restaurant

A meal in Shanghai is 71% cheaper than a meal in Vancouver.

Standard daytime start rate

A taxi fare in Shanghai is 24% cheaper than in Vancouver.

Regular cappuccino

Coffee in Shanghai is 5% cheaper than in Vancouver.

Vancouver airports
  • ( Vancouver International (YVR)
    How far from city centre: 6 miles
  • ( Coal Harbour (CXH)
    How far from city centre: 4 miles
  • ( Abbotsford (YXX)
    How far from city centre: 42 miles
  • ( Boundary bay (YDT)
    How far from city centre: 15 miles
Shanghai airports
  • ( Hongqiao (SHA)
    How far from city centre: 4 miles
  • ( Pu Dong (PVG)
    How far from city centre: 19 miles
K Distance: 5608 miles

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Frequently asked questions about flights from Vancouver to Shanghai

How is COVID-19 currently affecting flights from Vancouver to Shanghai?
Using the flexible flight ticket, you're guaranteed a refund or a rebooking option (without fees) in case of flight cancellations when travelling to China. At eDreams have you covered!
If I want to book flights from Vancouver to Shanghai at eDreams, how can I find them?
Using our flight search engine, you can find flights from £610 for the route Vancouver - Shanghai. At eDreams, we always aim at providing our customers with the cheapest option, allowing you to adjust according to stopovers, airports, dates and many other filters.
Is Shanghai more expensive than Vancouver to visit?
Comparing taxi prices, a ride in Shanghai costs an average of 1.79 GBP pounds, 24% cheaper than Vancouver, with a fare of 2.34 GBP pounds, while train tickets cost 76% less in Shanghai: 0.45 GBP pounds against 1.84 GBP pounds in Vancouver. Comparing the price of a meal, they range from 4.35 GBP euros in Shanghai, 71% less than the 15.19 GBP euros in Vancouver. The price of a coffee is approximately 5% cheaper in Shanghai, with an average of 3.07 GBP euros, while in Vancouver the coffee costs 3.22 GBP.
What would be the best time to book a flight from Vancouver to Shanghai?
The most popular months to book from Vancouver to Shanghai are July, September and August.
When would be the best time to travel from Vancouver to Shanghai?
The best time of the year to visit Shanghai from Vancouver really depends on lots of personal preferences, especially the price. Regarding popularity, September is the best month to fly to  Shanghai from Vancouver in terms of searches from our customers, followed by November and August. If you would rather avoid the busy season and get away from the crowds August, November and September are the months with fewer searches for Vancouver -  Shanghai.
What is the duration of a flight from Vancouver to Shanghai?
Flight duration from Vancouver to Shanghai is around 12:09 hours on average, at an average distance of 9,019 km, for flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
What is the weather like in Shanghai compared to Vancouver?
The average temperature in Vancouver is 28.49 degrees in summer, with precipitation around 12.0 mm ,Shanghai's temperatures reach 37.03 during the hot season, with 12.0 average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around -2.66 degrees in Shanghai, compared to the -5.88 average degrees reported in Vancouver. During the winter period, Vancouver can register 12.0 mm precipitation, while Shanghai have an average of 3.0 mm rain level.
From which airports is it possible to fly from Vancouver to Shanghai?
The main route from Vancouver to Shanghai is: Vancouver International (YVR) to Pu Dong (PVG). The following airlines fly this route:
  • China Eastern Airlines.
  • Air Canada.
  • Air China.
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