Shanghai Airlines flights & tickets

Shanghai Airlines was founded in 1985. It became China's first commercial airline funded by the Shanghai municipal government and Shanghai local enterprises. While its routes were restricted to domestic at first, by 1997 Shanghai Airlines were flying internationally as well. In 2009, the airline announced its merger with China Eastern Airlines, but the brand would still operate separately and remained its distinct brand.

Shanghai Airline services over 140 domestic and international destinations. It flies passengers to more than 60 cities in China and abroad. The airline's most popular international routes include Hong Kong, Macau, Japan, South Korea, Singapore and Thailand. It also operates flights from Shanghai to Melbourne on behalf of China Eastern Airlines.

Unaccompanied Minors: Book your child on a Shanghai Airways flight and have peace of mind they will arrive at their destination safe and without any problems. The following rules apply when booking a Shanghai Airline  ticket for an unaccompanied minor:

  • International tickets are bought at the full adult price and domestic tickets at 50 percent of the adult price.
  • "Involuntary class upgrades" and "bumping of passengers" are not applicable to unaccompanied children.

Why Fly With Shanghai Airlines

Shanghai Airlines Baggage Allowances

Carry-On Baggage: Every Shanghai Airline passenger is allowed only one carry-on piece with a weight limit of 5 kg and a volume limit of 20 x 40 x 55 cm. Checked Baggage: Every piece of checked-in luggage must not exceed 32 kg and have a volume that is under 40 x 60 x 100 cm. Free Baggage Allowance: First class passengers are entitled to 40 kg, business class 30 kg and economy classes received 20 kg of free baggage. Shanghai Airlines does not have a free baggage allowance for infants who pay for tickets at 10% of the adult price.

Shanghai Airlines Meals, Snacks, and Drinks

Shanghai Airline provides its guests with a delicious and robust menu while they are on board. Guests can choose from ordering traditional Chinese meal or a Western dish. There is also a wide selection of beverages to keep you hydrated and snacks to make sure you are satiated throughout your flight.

Shanghai Airlines In-Flight Entertainment

While flying on long-haul flights, your Shanghai Airline tickets entitle to a wide selection of movies, TV series and music to keep you entertained throughout your flight.

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