There are 5 ways to get from Shanghai to Singapore by plane, train or car

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Recommended option

Fly from Shanghai Pudong  •  8h 38m

  1. Fly from Shanghai Pudong (PVG) to Singapore Changi (SIN) PVG - SIN

$163 - $507

Cheapest option

Train to Sunan Shuofang, fly  •  10h 1m

  1. Take the train from Shanghai Station to Wuxi East
  2. Fly from Sunan Shuofang (WUX) to Singapore Changi (SIN) WUX - SIN

$115 - $332

3 alternative options

Fly from Shanghai Hongqiao  •  10h 10m

  1. Fly from Shanghai Hongqiao (SHA) to Singapore Changi (SIN) SHA - SIN

$223 - $607

Train to Hangzhou Xiaoshan, fly  •  9h 32m

  1. Take the train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Hangzhou East
  2. Fly from Hangzhou Xiaoshan (HGH) to Singapore Changi (SIN) HGH - SIN

$123 - $272

Drive  •  2 days 18h

  1. Drive from Shanghai to Singapore 5446.1 km

$950 - $1500

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

Some border closures are in place for Singapore due to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Most travel to this country is restricted.

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Domestic travel is currently permitted within Singapore. However, travel checkpoints are in place as part of the response to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Source Type: Government | Last updated: 4/17/2020

International flights leaving China are suspended as part of the response to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Restrictions may also be in place for other modes of transport.

Source Type: Government | Last updated: 4/15/2020

Data sourced from: CDC, ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Shanghai to Singapore is to train and fly which costs ¥600 - ¥1400 and takes 9h 32m.

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The quickest way to get from Shanghai to Singapore is to fly which costs ¥800 - ¥2600 and takes 8h 38m.

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The distance between Shanghai and Singapore is 3809 km. The road distance is 5446.1 km.

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It takes approximately 8h 38m to get from Shanghai to Singapore, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Shanghai Pudong Airport to Singapore Changi Airport is the direct flight which takes 5h 20m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shanghai to Singapore is 5446 km. It takes approximately 2 days 18h to drive from Shanghai to Singapore.

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Spring Airlines, Juneyao Airlines, Malaysia Airlines and four other airlines offer flights from Shanghai Pudong Airport to Singapore Changi Airport.

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There are 1155+ hotels available in Singapore. Prices start at $150 SGD per night.

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The best way to get from Shanghai to Shanghai Hongqiao Airport is to line 10 subway which takes 23 min and costs ¥3 - ¥4.

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Map of how to get from Shanghai to Singapore.
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  • Distance: 3808.8 km
  • Duration: 8h 38m

What companies run services between Shanghai, China and Singapore?

Singapore Airlines, China Eastern Airlines and 15 other airlines fly from Shanghai to Singapore every 30 minutes.

Airlines
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Singapore Changi via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1200
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Singapore Changi via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
9h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$830 - $870
Flights from Hangzhou Xiaoshan to Singapore Changi via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
8h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1000
Flights from Sunan Shuofang to Singapore Changi via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
11h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1000
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $800
Flights from Hangzhou Xiaoshan to Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $300
Flights from Sunan Shuofang to Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $310
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2100
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Singapore Changi via Changsha
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$668 - $669
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Singapore Changi via Kunming
Ave. Duration
15h 10m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$668 - $669
Flights from Hangzhou Xiaoshan to Singapore Changi via Quanzhou
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Singapore Changi via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
9h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1100 - $2000
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Singapore Changi via Chengdu
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $900
Flights from Hangzhou Xiaoshan to Singapore Changi via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
9h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1100
AirAsia X
Website
airasiax.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Singapore Changi via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
7h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $410
Flights from Hangzhou Xiaoshan to Singapore Changi via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $240
Shenzhen Airlines
Website
shenzhenair.com
Flights from Sunan Shuofang to Singapore Changi via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $550
Flights from Sunan Shuofang to Singapore Changi via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Singapore Changi via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$530 - $580
Flights from Sunan Shuofang to Singapore Changi via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1300
Scoot Tigerair
Website
flyscoot.com
Flights from Hangzhou Xiaoshan to Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $300
Flights from Sunan Shuofang to Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Sichuan Airlines
Website
ch.com
Flights from Hangzhou Xiaoshan to Singapore Changi via Nanning
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1200
Flights from Hangzhou Xiaoshan to Singapore Changi via Chengdu
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1300
Spring Airlines
Website
springairlines.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $440
Juneyao Airlines
Website
juneyaoair.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1000 - $2000
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Singapore Changi via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $430
Xiamen Airlines
Website
xiamenair.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Singapore Changi via Xiamen
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1300
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Hangzhou East
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$16 - $21
1st Class Seat
$26 - $31
Business Class Seat
$60 - $75
Train from Shanghai Station to Wuxi East
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$12 - $16
1st Class Seat
$19 - $24
Business Class Seat
$45 - $60
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Hangzhou East
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$13 - $18
1st Class Seat
$13 - $20

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