If you are actually flying from Shanghai, China to Taipei, Taiwan or if you are just curious to know the flight time between Shanghai and Taipei, this page will give you the information you are looking for.

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Flight time from Shanghai to Taipei is 1 hour 35 minutes

Non-Stop flight duration from PVG to TSA is 1 hour 35 minutes (Operated by Hainan Airlines)

The nearest airport to Shanghai, is Pu Dong Airport (PVG) and the nearest airport to Taipei, is Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport (TPE)

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Distance from Shanghai to Taipei is approximately 680 kilometers.

Flights from Shanghai to Taipei • Airlines & Flight Duration

Flights operated by major airlines departing from Shanghai arrive at Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport. Taipei has 1 international airport and 1 medium airports.

Airline & JourneyDuration
Air India Limited
1 hr 40 mins
China Airlines
1 hr 50 mins
China Southern Airlines
1 hr 50 mins
1 hr 55 mins
Air China
1 hr 55 mins

Flight time from Shanghai to Taipei via Macau • SHA to TPE via MFM

Flight duration from Hongqiao Airport to Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport via Macau International Airport, Macau on Air Macau flight is 14 hours 5 minutes

Air Macau SHA to MFM
2 hrs 20 mins
 Waiting Time
10 hrs 10 mins
1 hr 35 mins
Total Duration:
14 hrs 5 mins

Flight time from Shanghai to Taipei via Chongqing • SHA to TPE via CKG

Flight duration from Hongqiao Airport to Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport via Chongqing Jiangbei International Airport, China on Air China flight is 21 hours 25 minutes

Air China SHA to CKG
3 hrs 15 mins
 Waiting Time
15 hrs 10 mins
3 hrs
Total Duration:
21 hrs 25 mins

How long does it take to fly from Shanghai to Taipei?

Non-stop flight time from Shanghai to Taipei is between 1 hr to 2 hrs 15 mins depending on the aircraft's cruising speed, technical condition and weather/wind speed..

Fastest one-stop flight between Shanghai and Taipei takes close to 5 hours . However, some airlines could take as long as 29 hours based on the stopover destination and waiting duration.

This is the average non-stop flight time from any of the 2 airports in Shanghai to one of the 2 major airports that serves Taipei.

Apparantly, connecting flights and direct flights with stopover take longer time than non-stop flights. In such cases, Shanghai - Taipei 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 24 hrs .

Flight time from Shanghai, China to airports near Taipei, Taiwan

Direct flight and one stop flight time from Pu Dong Airport, Shanghai to airports nearest to Taipei is given in the table below

JourneyDestination AirportsDurationStops
PVG - KNH Kinmen, Shang-Yi Airport 4 hrs 15 mins 1 Stop
PVG - RMQ Taichung, Chingchuankang Airport 1 hr 20 mins Non-Stop
PVG - KHH Kaohsiung, Kaoshiung International Airport 2 hrs 15 mins Non-Stop
PVG - TSA Taipei, Taipei Songshan Airport 1 hr 35 mins Non-Stop

Airlines operating flights between Shanghai and Taipei

Time in Shanghai and Taipei are the same

Current time in Shanghai, China : Fri, 16 Apr, 2021,
Shanghai Timezone: CST (+08:00)

02:09 AM

Current time in Taipei, Taiwan :, Fri, 16 Apr, 2021,
Taipei Timezone: CST (+08:00)

02:09 AM

PVG to TPE Flight - Shanghai Airport to Taipei Airport Flight Route Map

Location of Shanghai Airport & Taipei Airport is given below. Click the map to view Shanghai to Taipei flight path and travel direction.

Find flying time from Pu Dong Airport or Shanghai or any other airport or city in China to various other destinations around the world using this flight time calculator.

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