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 Belgium

Enjoy an amazing service from start to finish when you book your flights from Belgium with Etihad Airways.

Major Airports in Belgium

Just eight miles from the city centre of Brussels is Brussels Zaventem Airport (BRU). There are many services available at the airport including a pharmacy, a travel shop, a hairdressers, restaurants and various shops.

Passengers can also board their flight from Belgium at the Brussels South Charleroi Airport (CRL). The airport is located 3 miles from Charleroi and is only 30 miles from Brussels city centre, boasting plenty of bars, restaurants, book shops and access to Wi-Fi in certain zones.

Air Transportation in Belgium

You can get a train to Brussels Zaventem Airport, taking just 17 minutes from Brussels city centre. A taxi to Brussels Zaventem Airport is another option and licensed taxis can be identified by their blue and yellow emblem. You can take a bus to Brussels Zaventem Airport as there is a bus station located in the airport, which provides direct shuttles to and from the city centre. This trip takes about 45 minutes.

You can access Brussels South Charleroi Airport easily by bus, taxi or train, each taking about 20 minutes.

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Interested in Shanghai? Consider Houston

Start your holiday today by booking your flights to Houston with Etihad Airways and enjoy the perfect combination of beautiful scenery and an exciting, modern city.

Plan Your Houston Holiday

Travel to Houston to visit the Johnson’s Space Center and experience the moon almost exactly like the first astronauts to walk there did. Experience the moon landings as you peruse the documents and pictures that were taken during missions. From space to the sea, visit Houston’s Aquarium and be captivated by the beauty and complexity of the underwater world. If sports are your passion, view a Houston Astros game in Minute Maid Park. Houston offers unforgettable experiences for everyone.

The best time to visit Houston is in the spring, from March to May, when the flowers are blooming. However, flight deals to Houston, and cheap hotels in Houston are easiest to find in June due to the high temperatures, and from November through to January, which is the height of winter. When planning your Houston holiday, remember to book your hotel and airline tickets in advance to take advantage of better prices. When booking tickets to Houston, you can find great prices in the Deals section of Etihad Airways website.

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