Arriving in Shanghai

Book your flights to Shanghai with Etihad Airways and get ready to discover a bustling modern city of contrast, culture and commerce.

Plan Your Shanghai Holiday

There are numerous reasons to travel to Shanghai. The diversity of choice covers theatre, shopping, sightseeing and cultural pursuits; Shanghai wants you to discover what it has to show. A heady mix of towering skyscrapers, an iconic harbour, and an energetic fusion of east and west, longstanding, and contemporary with a dash of modernity, is Shanghai.

The peak seasons in Shanghai cover April to May and September to October. The city can get very crowded, especially for the main attractions. We advise that you reserve your tickets to Shanghai several months in advance for either of these two periods. During the off-peak season temperatures can reach 35 degrees Celsius and the humidity can sometimes become a little over-powering. In the winter temperatures rarely exceed 10 degrees. Not surprisingly, these are the best times to find cheap hotels in Shanghai. The city is also significantly less crowded with no loss of spark or allure. Visit our Deals section to find the best flight deals to Shanghai for whenever you choose to travel.

Flying from Canada

Choose Etihad Airways when booking flights from Canada and you can rest assured knowing that you will arrive at your destination in comfort. With ten years of experience, Etihad Airways knows what it takes to make your trip perfect.

Major Airports in Canada

Toronto Pearson International Airport (YYZ), lies 32 km from the city centre, and is the busiest airport in Canada with two modern interconnected terminals. Montréal–Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport (YUL), which for years was the largest in the country, cater to Quebec.

Airport Transportation in Canada

There is no train to Toronto Pearson International Airport, but you can take the bus. No.192 departs from the Kipling Subway Station and takes about 20 minutes, and No.58A departs from Lawrence West Subway Station and takes an hour. If you are in a hurry or have a lot of luggage, you can always catch a taxi to Toronto Pearson International Airport.

There are several options for travel to Montréal–Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport, which connects to the central and other train stations by bus or shuttle. There is a free minibus service from the Dorval Station, or you can use the Orleans Express shuttle bus to Montréal Airport.

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Interested in Shanghai? Consider Istanbul

Book your flights to Istanbul with Etihad Airways and journey to a land of spice and culture. Istanbul is one of the most historically important cities in the world; explore its epic history.

Plan Your Istanbul Holiday

Travel to Istanbul is akin to stepping into a time machine and going on a historical tour through the great empires of the past. You would come to Istanbul as Byzantium and then again as Constantinople and then yet again as the modern day Istanbul. The Roman Empire, The Ottoman Empire, the Byzantine Empire and the Latin Empire all called this beautiful city between the Sea of Marmara and the Black Sea their capital. An intricate part of the infamous Silk Road, this city has been draped in mystic and teeming with a meshing of cultures since 660 BC.

The summer sees a massive influx of tourists to Istanbul. If you are coming between July and September be sure to book your tickets to Istanbul as early as possible. Cheap hotels in Istanbul are easily found during the winter months as the temperature can drop to around freezing and the tourists stay home. Flight deals to Istanbul can be found in our Deals section.

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