The flight time from Singapore to Shanghai, China is:

5 hours, 11 minutes

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Flying time from Singapore to Shanghai, China

The total flight duration from Singapore to Shanghai, China is 5 hours, 11 minutes.

This assumes an average flight speed for a commercial airliner of 500 mph, which is equivalent to 805 km/h or 434 knots. It also adds an extra 30 minutes for take-off and landing. Your exact time may vary depending on wind speeds.

If you're planning a trip, remember to add more time for the plane to taxi between the gate and the airport runway. This measurement is only for the actual flying time. You should also factor in airport wait times and possible equipment or weather delays. If you're trying to figure out what time you'll arrive at the destination, you may want to see if there's a time difference between Singapore and Shanghai, China.

The calculation of flight time is based on the straight line flight distance from Singapore to Shanghai, China ("as the crow flies"), which is about 2,342 miles or 3 769 kilometers.

Your trip begins in Singapore.
It ends in Shanghai, China.

Your flight direction from Singapore to Shanghai, China is Northeast (28 degrees from North).

The flight time calculator measures the average flight duration between points. It uses the great circle formula to compute the travel mileage.

Shanghai, the largest city in China has so much to offer visitors of every taste and interest. The first stop for most visitors is usually the historic Bund. The Bund, located at the Huangpu riverside promenade, provides a great view of the new skyscrapers in Pudong. Pudong is the financial center of Shanghai and is located on the other side of the river.

See the iconic Oriental Pearl Tower, Jin Mao Tower, Shanghai Tower Shanghai World Financial Center and more from the Bund.

The Bund historic buildings include the Shanghai Customs House (built in 1927), Shanghai Foreign Exchange Trade Center (built in 1901, the Russo-Chinese Bank), Chartered Bank Building (built in 1923), AIA Building (built in 1921), House of Roosevelt, Waldorf-Astoria Hotel and more.

The most recognizable hotel in Shanghai is the Fairmont Peace Hotel. This iconic hotel has been Shanghai’s landmark for 8 decades. Completed in 1926, named Sassoon House, after its owner Sir Victor Sassoon, changed to Cathay Hotel in 1929 and has had several other name changes. Finally, it was named Peace Hotel in 1956.

Politicians, entertainers, celebrities, dignitaries and financiers from all over the world have stayed at the Peace Hotel. Today the Peace Hotel is being restored to its past glories. Hotel guests and afternoon tea guests can visit the Peace Hotel’s museum and learn more about Shanghai’s history in the 1920s and 30s.


Country: Singapore
Continent: Asia
Category: countries

Shanghai, China

City: Shanghai
Country: China
Category: cities

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