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There are 8 ways to get from Prague to Shanghai by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Prague to Shanghai Pudong  •  16h 36m

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Shanghai Pudong (PVG) PRG - PVG

Cheapest option

Train to Vienna, fly to Shanghai Pudong  •  17h 35m

  1. Take the train from Prague, hl.n. to Vienna, Hbf
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Shanghai Pudong (PVG) VIE - PVG

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Bus to Dresden, fly to Shanghai Pudong  •  18h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Prague Florenc Central Bus Station to Dresden Bayrische Strasse
  2. Fly from Dresden (DRS) to Shanghai Pudong (PVG) DRS - PVG

Fly Prague to Shanghai Hongqiao  •  17h 25m

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Shanghai Hongqiao (SHA) PRG - SHA

Fly Prague to Hangzhou Xiaoshan, train  •  18h 4m

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Hangzhou Xiaoshan (HGH) PRG - HGH
  2. Take the train from Hangzhou East to Shanghai Hongqiao

Train to Munich, fly to Shanghai Pudong  •  19h 3m

  1. Take the train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Freising
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Shanghai Pudong (PVG) MUC - PVG

Bus, train to Leipzig, fly to Shanghai Pudong  •  19h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Prague Florenc Central Bus Station to Dresden Bayrische Strasse
  2. Take the train from Dresden Hbf to Leipzig Hbf
  3. Fly from Leipzig (LEJ) to Shanghai Pudong (PVG) LEJ - PVG

Drive  •  5 days 0h

  1. Drive from Prague to Shanghai Station 10549.5 km

Prague (PRG) to Shanghai Pudong (PVG) flights

The flight time between Prague (PRG) and Shanghai Pudong (PVG) is around 18h 19m and covers a distance of around 8519 km. This includes an average layover time of around 5h 57m. The fastest flight normally takes 13h 30m. Services are operated by KLM, Lufthansa, Finnair and others. Typically 62 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average flight journey times

Time on flight:
12h 22m
Layover time:
5h 57m
Total time:
18h 19m

Flight route information

Fastest flight journey time:
13h 30m
Flight distance:
8519 km
Flights per week:
62
Cheapest price:
¥4047
Carbon emissions:
1727 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
06:00
Last flight departs at:
19:40

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Prague (PRG) to Shanghai Pudong (PVG) flight schedules

Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Prague to Shanghai is to train and fly, which costs 7 500 Kč - 24 000 Kč and takes 17h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Prague to Shanghai is to fly which costs 14 000 Kč - 38 000 Kč and takes 16h 36m.

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The distance between Prague and Shanghai is 8484 km. The road distance is 10549.5 km.

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It takes approximately 16h 36m to get from Prague to Shanghai, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Prague Airport to Shanghai Pudong Airport. The quickest flight takes 13h 30m and has one stopover.

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Shanghai is 6h ahead of Prague. It is currently 10:50 PM in Prague and 4:50 AM in Shanghai.

Yes, the driving distance between Prague to Shanghai is 10550 km. It takes approximately 5 days 0h to drive from Prague to Shanghai.

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China Eastern Airlines, Finnair, Turkish Airlines and four other airlines offer flights from Prague Airport to Shanghai Pudong Airport.

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There are 939+ hotels available in Shanghai. Prices start at ¥750 per night.

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  • Distance: 8484.2 km
  • Duration: 16h 36m

What companies run services between Prague, Czech Republic and Shanghai, China?

KLM, Lufthansa and 11 other airlines fly from Prague to Shanghai every 3 hours.

Airlines
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Dresden to Shanghai Pudong via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
15h 25m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
¥4800 - ¥13000
Flights from Dresden to Shanghai Pudong via Frankfurt, Chengdu
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
¥8500 - ¥29000
Flights from Vienna to Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
¥4200 - ¥10000
Flights from Prague to Shanghai Hongqiao via Amsterdam Schiphol, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
15h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥4500 - ¥14000
Flights from Prague to Shanghai Hongqiao via Moscow Sheremetyevo, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
16h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
¥7500 - ¥25000
Flights from Prague to Shanghai Hongqiao via Copenhagen, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
When
Monday
Estimated price
¥7500 - ¥26000
Flights from Prague to Shanghai Hongqiao via Istanbul, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
17h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥4300 - ¥13000
Flights from Prague to Shanghai Hongqiao via Frankfurt, Qingdao
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
¥4800 - ¥13000
Flights from Prague to Shanghai Hongqiao via Incheon, Jinan
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥6500 - ¥20000
Flights from Prague to Hangzhou Xiaoshan via Incheon
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
When
Monday
Estimated price
¥4500 - ¥13000
Flights from Munich to Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
10h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥4500 - ¥13000
Flights from Leipzig to Shanghai Pudong via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
¥5500 - ¥16000
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Prague to Shanghai Pudong via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
15h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥11000 - ¥20000
Flights from Dresden to Shanghai Pudong via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
13h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥4500 - ¥14000
Flights from Dresden to Shanghai Pudong via Amsterdam Schiphol, Incheon
Ave. Duration
20h 35m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
¥4600 - ¥15000
Flights from Vienna to Shanghai Pudong via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
16h
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥24959
Flights from Prague to Shanghai Hongqiao via Amsterdam Schiphol, Xiamen
Ave. Duration
18h 30m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥12000 - ¥44000
Flights from Prague to Hangzhou Xiaoshan via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥3100 - ¥9500
Flights from Prague to Hangzhou Xiaoshan via Amsterdam Schiphol, Incheon
Ave. Duration
16h 35m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥3200 - ¥10000
Flights from Prague to Hangzhou Xiaoshan via Amsterdam Schiphol, Xiamen
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥3300 - ¥10000
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Prague to Shanghai Pudong via Munich
Ave. Duration
14h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
¥4600 - ¥13000
Flights from Prague to Shanghai Pudong via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
18h 50m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
¥4600 - ¥13000
Flights from Dresden to Shanghai Pudong via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
15h 25m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
¥4800 - ¥13000
Flights from Dresden to Shanghai Pudong via Munich
Ave. Duration
21h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥4700 - ¥13000
Flights from Vienna to Shanghai Pudong via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13h 40m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
¥7234
Flights from Munich to Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
10h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥4500 - ¥13000
Flights from Munich to Shanghai Pudong via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
12h 50m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
¥4600 - ¥13000
Flights from Leipzig to Shanghai Pudong via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
¥5500 - ¥16000
Flights from Leipzig to Shanghai Pudong via Munich
Ave. Duration
23h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥5500 - ¥16000
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Prague to Shanghai Pudong via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
15h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥4200 - ¥13000
Flights from Vienna to Shanghai Pudong via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
15h
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥4100 - ¥13000
Flights from Leipzig to Shanghai Pudong via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
16h 40m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥5000 - ¥15000
Flights from Leipzig to Shanghai Pudong via Antalya, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
20h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
¥5500 - ¥16000
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Prague to Shanghai Pudong via Zurich
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
¥4400 - ¥11000
Flights from Dresden to Shanghai Pudong via Zurich
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
¥4500 - ¥12000
Flights from Vienna to Shanghai Pudong via Zurich
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
¥4500 - ¥11000
Flights from Munich to Shanghai Pudong via Zurich
Ave. Duration
15h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
¥4300 - ¥11000
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Prague to Shanghai Hongqiao via Incheon, Weihai
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥6500 - ¥19000
Flights from Prague to Shanghai Hongqiao via Paris CDG, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
16h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥5000 - ¥17000
Flights from Prague to Shanghai Hongqiao via Helsinki, Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
17h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
¥4700 - ¥21000
Flights from Leipzig to Shanghai Pudong via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14h 40m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
¥20000 - ¥29000
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Dresden to Shanghai Pudong via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
13h 40m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
¥4300 - ¥11000
Flights from Vienna to Shanghai Pudong via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
15h 50m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
¥4045
Flights from Munich to Shanghai Pudong via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
15h 15m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
¥4300 - ¥11000
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
¥4200 - ¥10000
Flights from Munich to Shanghai Pudong via Vienna
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
¥4400 - ¥11000
Flights from Leipzig to Shanghai Pudong via Vienna
Ave. Duration
13h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
¥5000 - ¥13000
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Prague to Shanghai Pudong via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
¥4000 - ¥17000
Flights from Munich to Shanghai Pudong via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
12h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
¥6500 - ¥19000
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Vienna to Shanghai Pudong via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥18460
Flights from Munich to Shanghai Pudong via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥4900 - ¥16000
Hainan
Website
hainanairlines.com
Flights from Prague to Shanghai Hongqiao via Warsaw Chopin, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥4100 - ¥12000
Flights from Prague to Shanghai Hongqiao via Frankfurt, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
16h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
¥4800 - ¥13000
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Prague to Shanghai Hongqiao via Warsaw Chopin, Beijing Daxing
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
¥4100 - ¥12000
Flights from Prague to Shanghai Hongqiao via Zurich, Beijing Daxing
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
¥4500 - ¥12000
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Prague to Shanghai Hongqiao via Istanbul, Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
17h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥4300 - ¥13000
Flights from Munich to Shanghai Pudong via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
¥5000 - ¥12000
Shandong Airlines
Website
sda.cn
Flights from Prague to Shanghai Hongqiao via Frankfurt, Qingdao
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
¥4800 - ¥13000
Flights from Prague to Shanghai Hongqiao via Incheon, Jinan
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥6500 - ¥20000
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Prague to Shanghai Pudong via Doha
Ave. Duration
18h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
¥4500 - ¥15000
Spring Airlines
Website
ch.com
Flights from Prague to Shanghai Hongqiao via Istanbul, Xi An
Ave. Duration
18h 20m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥4300 - ¥13000
Train operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Prague, hl.n. to Vienna, Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
¥75 - ¥270
Website
RegioJet
2nd Class
¥75 - ¥110
1st Class
¥170 - ¥270
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
¥140 - ¥240
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
¥140 - ¥170
Business
¥190 - ¥240
1st Class
¥200 - ¥240
Train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Freising
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
¥130 - ¥230
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
¥130 - ¥170
Business
¥190 - ¥230
1st Class
¥190 - ¥230
China Railways G-Class
Train from Hangzhou East to Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
¥80 - ¥110
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class Seat
¥80 - ¥110
1st Class Seat
¥130 - ¥160
Business Class Seat
¥310 - ¥380
China Railways D-Class
Train from Hangzhou East to Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
¥65 - ¥130
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class
¥65 - ¥95
1st Class
¥85 - ¥130
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Dresden Hbf to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
¥330 - ¥470
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
DB Fernverkehr AG
Website
delfi.de
Train from Dresden Hauptbahnhof to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Dresden Hbf to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
¥210 - ¥300
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Dresden Hbf to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥140 - ¥210
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
DB Regio AG Südost
Phone
01806 996633
Email
regio.suedost@deutschebahn.com
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dresden Hauptbahnhof to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
DB Regio AG Südost
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Prague Florenc Central Bus Station to Dresden Bayrische Strasse
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
¥35 - ¥55
Website
RegioJet
FlixBus-de
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Prague to Dresden Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
flixbus.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Prague to Dresden central station
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
¥70 - ¥90
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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