Shanghai-Shigatse Flights

Shanghai-Shigatse Flights offer the flight schedules between Shanghai and Shigatse. The distance between the two cities is approximately 4,351.8 kilometers. Shanghai (上海) is one of the four municipalities under the direct administration of the central government of the People’s Republic of China. It is the most populous urban area in China, and the second most populous city proper in the world (after Chongqing). Shanghai is a global financial, innovation and technology, and transport hub, with the world’s busiest container port. Shigatse (日喀则市)is the second largest city in Tibet, which is known as the seat of Penchen Lama and ‘the fertile manor’. With a long history of more than 600 years, it was once the educational and political center of Tsang Area. This page is about how to travel  beween Shanghai and Shigatse by air.


  • Shanghai Pudong International Airport 浦东国际机场
    It is one of two international airports of Shanghai and a major aviation hub of China. Pudong Airport mainly serves international flights. The airport is the main hub for China Eastern Airlines and Shanghai Airlines, and a major international hub for Air China.
  • Shigatse Peace Airport 日喀则和平机场
    It  is a dual-use military and civilian airport serving Shigatse, the second largest city in Tibet Autonomous Region, China. It is located in Jiangdang Township, 43 kilometres (27 mi) from Shigatse. Situated at an elevation of 3,782 metres (12,408 ft), it is one of the highest airports in the world.

Shanghai – Shigatse Flights

There are no direct flights flying from Shanghai Pudong International Airport to Shigatse Peace Airport. These flights were mainly provided by  Spring Airlines, Western Airlines and Tibet Airlines. The whole journey takes about 10 hours and 45 minutes to 26 hours and 25 minutes. Some flights will change in different months, the following is only for your reference. Discount tickets are available.  (All departure/arrival times are local time) 

Flight Number Departs  Arrives Duration Stops Reference Price(¥)
9C6107/PN6449 22:55 09:40 10h45m (stay time:4h20m) Chongqing 1000
HO1009/TV6013 08:25 10:50 26h25m (stay time:20h15m) Xian 1430
EU6668/TV9818 21:40 08:55 11h15m (stay time:5h10m) Chengdu 2637

 Shigatse – Shanghai Flights

There are no direct flights flying from Shigatse Peace Airport to Shanghai Pudong International Airport.  You can choose flights according to your needs.

Flight Number Departs  Arrives Duration Stops Reference Price(¥)
MU9626/MU521 14:40 09:45 12h5m (stay time:14h) Xian 1130
TV9817/HO1270 12:00 23:50 11h50m (stay time:4h25m) Chengdu 2546-3710
PN6450/3U8973 10:20 17:35 7h15m (stay time:2h10m) Chongqing 1684-2310

Please Note: 

1.The above flight might be slightly changed due to practical situation, feel free to contact us for the detailed and newest information.

2.Tibet travel permit is required for entering Lhasa and travelling around Tibet, make sure you got the permit before you check in to your flight, or you will not be allowed to board the plane. If you don’t have the permit, we could offer the service include the permit application,  flight booking and Tibet tour arrangement.