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 Kenya

Book your flights from Kenya with Etihad Airways today to literally hundreds of destinations around the globe. Enjoy our world-class service and travel in the style and splendour you have come to expect from Etihad.

Major Airports in Kenya

Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (NBO), formerly named Nairobi International Airport, is the largest airport in Kenya and is located nine miles from Nairobi city centre. The terminal houses banking facilities, tour operators, and hotel booking operators. There is a full-service restaurant on the fifth floor of the main building and numerous cafes and shops throughout the airport.

Airport Transportation in Kenya

A rail link is currently being built to connect the airport to Nairobi city centre so soon it may be an option to take a train to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport. You can currently chose to take a bus to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport as there are regularly scheduled routes daily from Nairobi city centre to the airport. If you prefer to have more space or a more luxurious ride you can take a taxi to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport. This will obviously be a little more expensive and the journey will take about 20 minutes.

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Interested in Shanghai? Consider Mahe

An amazing adventure awaits you when you book your flights to Mahe with Etihad Airways. A tropical island near the coast of Africa in the West Indian Ocean, Mahe offers the chance to relax and unwind or pack your holiday with excitement. With idyllic beaches, you will not want your holiday to end.

Plan Your Mahe Holiday

No matter what you prefer to do on your holiday, Mahe has something to entice everyone. Take a tour of the island with a chance to snorkel in the clear waters. When you are tired from your day’s adventure, head to one of the spas on the island to relax as you are pampered and soothed.

Due to the temperate weather of the island paradise, there is no bad time to visit. However from December to March, cheap hotels in Mahe are easily available. The best times to get tickets to Mahe are in April and October which are the two calmest months. Get great flight deals to Mahe by looking in the Deals section of Etihad Airways’ website. Remember to start early when you are planning to travel to Mahe to get the best prices on air travel and hotels.

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