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 Italy

Book your flights from Italy to hundreds of destinations around the globe with Etihad Airways. Enjoy the world class aircraft and superior service that you would expect from a premium airline.

Major Airports in Italy

Named after Leonardo da Vinci, who first drew prototypes of winged flying machines as far back as 1488, the largest airport in Italy is Leonardo da Vinci – Fiumicino Airport (FCO). It is situated just 21 miles from the centre of Rome and welcomes over 37 million guests annually. Its four terminals are dotted with a wide array of shops and restaurants sure to please the most discerning traveller. The second largest airport is Milano Malpensa Airport (MXP), which is located 25 miles from the heart of fashion in Milan.

Airport Transportation in Italy

You can take the Leonardo Express train to Leonardo da Vinci – Fiumicino International Airport from Rome’s city centre in just 30 minutes. Or if you are travelling from Milan, you can take the Malpensa Express bus to Milano Malpensa Airport from downtown Milan in just 29 minutes. If you prefer, it is possible to take a taxi to Leonardo da Vinci Airport and travel on your own timetable.

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Interested in Shanghai? Consider St. Louis

Book your flights to St. Louis with Etihad Airways and get ready to enjoy a destination defined by its uniqueness and endearing charm.

Plan Your St. Louis Holiday

Travel to St. Louis for excellent musical, artistic and cultural attractions. Readily accessible, most of these are located in the Greater St Louis metropolitan area. The city is home to some of the most distinctive buildings in the entire state of Missouri. In the summer months the festival and events calendar is equally enticing, the regular weekend events cover themes as diverse as arts and crafts, classical music, classic US cars, opera and Bar-B-Q workshops.

The peak season in St. Louis runs from May until August, the summer is hot and dry and temperatures regularly exceed 30 degrees. The city is a major holiday destination and can get very crowded. It is recommended that you reserve your tickets to St Louis, well in advance. The off-peak spring, March to April, and autumn, September to October, is the best time to find cheap hotels in St Louis. Overall, St Louis has a variable climate; the best advice is to check our Deals section to find best flight deals to St Louis throughout the year.

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