The cheapest times to fly from SHA to TPE are
- February 12th to March 25th
- August 6th to September 23rd
- October 8th to January 7th
based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from SHA to TPE is mid to late November. Prices can be as high as $635 for Monday flights during late January, or as low as $223 for Saturday flights around mid to late November.
When to Fly to Taipei
Flying from Shanghai (SHA) to Taipei (TPE) will usually cost between $227 to $391 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late November with an average ticket price of $244. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late January, with an average price of $514. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $270 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $294 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SHA to TPE flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the SHA to TPE route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the SHA to TPE flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Shanghai. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.43, which is a bit above average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Saturday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Mondays are the most expensive days to fly to Taipei, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Shanghai. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $19 (6%) on this flight.
Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Saturday and returning a week later will cost an average of $292. Return trip prices are from the TPE to SHA flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from SHA to TPE can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 45 minutes may not be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from SHA to TPE? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 18 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, Air Macau, Asiana, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, EVA Air, Hainan, Hebei Airlines, Hong Kong Airlines, Korean Air, Shandong, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, Spring, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport to Hongqiao International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 423 miles or 681 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from SHA to TPE?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop SHA to TPE flight is about 1 hour 45 minutes.
How many flights go between Shanghai and Taipei?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 74 available flights from SHA to TPE.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Hongqiao International Airport|
|Destination airport name||Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport|
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