If you are actually flying from New Delhi, India to Shanghai, China or if you are just curious to know the flight time between New Delhi and Shanghai, this page will give you the information you are looking for.
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Flight time from New Delhi to Shanghai is 5 hours 20 minutes
Non-Stop flight duration from DEL to PVG is 5 hours 20 minutes (Operated by China Eastern Airlines)
How long does it take to fly from New Delhi to Shanghai?
Non-stop flight time from New Delhi to Shanghai is around 5 hours to 6 hours .
Fastest one-stop flight between New Delhi and Shanghai takes close to 9 hours . However, some airlines could take as long as 31 hours based on the stopover destination and waiting duration.
This is the average non-stop flight time from New Delhi to either of the major airports that serves Shanghai.
Apparantly, connecting flights and direct flights with stopover take longer time than non-stop flights. In such cases, New Delhi - Shanghai flight time depend on the layover destination specified by your airline or the one you choose while booking your ticket.
Waiting time at intermediate airports could be anywhere between 50 mins to 21 hrs .
Distance from New Delhi to Shanghai is approximately 4300 kilometers.
Flights from New Delhi to Shanghai • Airlines & Flight Duration
Flights operated by major airlines departing from New Delhi arrive at Pu Dong Airport or Hongqiao Airport. Shanghai is served by 2 international airports.
China Eastern Airlines
DEL ➝ PVG
5 hrs 20 mins
Air India Limited
DEL ➝ PVG
5 hrs 55 mins
Flight time from New Delhi to Shanghai via Bangkok • DEL to PVG via BKK
Flight duration from Indira Gandhi International Airport to Pu Dong Airport via Suvarnabhumi International Airport, Thailand on Thai Airways International flight is 9 hours 50 minutes
Thai Airways International
DEL ➝ BKK ➝ PVG
|Total flight duration
9 hours 50 minutes
|DEL to BKK → 4 hours
BKK Stop 1 hour 35 minutes
BKK to PVG → 4 hours 15 minutes
Flight time from New Delhi to Shanghai via Beijing • DEL to SHA via PEK
Flight duration from Indira Gandhi International Airport to Hongqiao Airport via Beijing Capital International Airport, China on Air China flight is 17 hours 10 minutes
DEL ➝ PEK ➝ SHA
|Total flight duration
17 hours 10 minutes
|DEL to PEK → 6 hours
PEK Stop 8 hours 55 minutes
PEK to SHA → 2 hours 15 minutes
Flight time from New Delhi, India to airports near Shanghai, China
Direct flight and one stop flight time from Indira Gandhi International Airport, New Delhi to airports nearest to Shanghai is given in the table below
|DEL - YNZ||Yancheng, Yancheng Airport||16 hrs 20 mins||1 Stop|
|DEL - WUX||Wuxi, Wuxi Airport||9 hrs 5 mins||1 Stop|
|DEL - NGB||Ningbo, Lishe International Airport||11 hrs 30 mins||1 Stop|
|DEL - YIW||Yiwu, Yiwu Airport||10 hrs 45 mins||1 Stop|
|DEL - NKG||Nanking/nanjing, Lukou International Airport||8 hrs 30 mins||1 Stop|
Airlines operating flights between New Delhi and Shanghai
New Delhi time is 2 hours 30 minutes behind Shanghai
Current time in New Delhi, India : Sun, 29 May, 2016, 01:21 AM,
Current time in Shanghai, China :, Sun, 29 May, 2016, 03:51 AM +08:00,
DEL to PVG Flight - New Delhi Airport to Shanghai Airport Flight Route Map
Location of New Delhi Airport & Shanghai Airport is given below. Click the map to view New Delhi to Shanghai flight path and travel direction.
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