Toronto to Shanghai and Tokyo


Who: One Person, Private Room

Where: Toronto to Tokyo, Japan

When: Monday, October 23rd - Sunday, November 5th

Budget: $1500

Note: There is a long layover both ways in Shanghai, don't stress, it will give you time to explore downtown Shanghai! You do not require a VISA since it is under 72hrs and there is a shuttle downtown from the airport for $5 CDN equivalent that takes under 30min. 

Flight: Toronto to Tokyo, Japan | October 23rd

$668.00 CDN; roundtrip

Stay: Apartment in Shanghai | October 24th - October 25th

Option 1: $78 + 15% tax = $89.70 CDNI stayed here! It's a BIG apartment all to yourself, 5 minute walk from where the airport shuttle drops you off, Close to shopping and temple, Has a bag drop for free

Stay: AirBnB or Hotel in Tokyo | October 25th - November 4th

Option 1: $518.00 CDN; Sleeping in a capsule, Shared bathroom, Good location

Option 2: $413.00 CDN; Great reviews, Good location

Option 3: $592.00 CDN; Good reviews, Close to transit

Stay: Apartment in Shanghai | November 4th - November 5th

Option 1: $73 + 15% tax = $83.95 CDN; Same place as before, you won't regret it. 

Total: Overall, even if you go for the MOST expensive place I posted it's about $1433.65 for the trip.

Extras: If you plan on using AirBnB for the first time, click here for a free credit towards your booking! Also, if you plan on using Uber for the first time, click here for a free credit towards the ride.


- Mirna