The cheapest times to fly from SHI to TPE are

  • August 27th to September 30th

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 SHI to TPE is late September. Prices can be as high as $2004 for Friday flights during mid August, or as low as $1962 for Sunday flights around late September.


When to Fly to Taipei

Flying from Shimojishima (SHI) to Taipei (TPE) will usually cost between $1962 to $2004 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late September with an average ticket price of $1962. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid August, with an average price of $2004. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $42 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1983 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SHI to TPE flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the SHI to TPE route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

SHI to TPE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SHI to TPE flight is more expensive than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Shimojishima. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $5.01, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Sunday is usually the cheapest day to fly to TPE, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into SHI. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $85 (4%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Sunday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1978. Return trip prices are from the TPE to SHI flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from SHI 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 25 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking SHI to TPE

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from SHI to TPE — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Hong Kong (SHI > HKG > TPE)

  • Price for both tickets: $379
  • Average savings: $1604 (80.89%)

See SHI to KIX flights

Hack #2: Osaka (SHI > KIX > TPE)

  • Price for both tickets: $432
  • Average savings: $1551 (78.21%)

See SHI to HKG flights

Hack #3: Tokyo (SHI > NRT > TPE)

  • Price for both tickets: $436
  • Average savings: $1548 (78.04%)

See SHI to NRT flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from SHI to TPE? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Southern, EVA Air, JAL, Jetstar, Vietnam Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport to Shimojishima Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 246 miles or 396 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from SHI to TPE?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SHI to TPE flight is about 1 hour 25 minutes.

How many flights go between Shimojishima and Taipei?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 1 available flights from SHI to TPE.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SHI
Origination airport name Shimojishima Airport
City Shimojishima
Country Japan
Latitude 24.8
Longitude 125.1

Return Airport

Destination code TPE
Destination airport name Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport
City Taipei
Country Taiwan
Latitude 25.1
Longitude 121.2


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