According to our data, Thursday is the cheapest day to fly to Shanghai from Ireland. The lowest ticket price found for a Thursday departure recently was 441€. Keep in mind that prices can always vary depending on your route and whether or not you are flying domestic or international. If your travel schedule is flexible, try to avoid departing on a Saturday because tickets tend to average around 539€. These prices are subject to change though, so be sure to set up a Price Alert for flights to Shanghai.
Our most recent data shows that the best time of day to fly to Shanghai is in the morning. Flights from Ireland to Shanghai during this time can be as low as 475€. If you have a flexible travel schedule, then try to avoid flying in the evening when prices are 540€ on average. Flights to Shanghai from Ireland in the evening are generally more expensive because this time of day is more convenient for travellers’ schedules.
If you are planning a flight to Shanghai and are looking to avoid the rain, you should avoid traveling during the months of June, July, and August. These months will typically see 5.1 inches or more of rain, meaning that rain is likely. If you do run into rain while in Shanghai, there are still things to do and ways to enjoy your trip. Many tourists kill time during rain and storms by going to shopping centres in the area, like Shanghai Centre.