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Flights from Cape Town to Shanghai, China

Cape Town to Shanghai Last modified: Jun 24, 2017 5:12 -04:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 26 421 511 027 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Shanghai. Ethiopian & Emirates frequently offer the best deals to Shanghai flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Ethiopian
CPTSHA
Tue 10/17
1 stop
SHACPT
Fri 10/27
1 stop
R7 424
Emirates
CPTSHA
Sun 07/23
1 stop
SHACPT
Sun 07/30
1 stop
R8 748
Singapore
CPTSHA
Wed 10/18
2 stops
SHACPT
Sat 10/28
2 stops
R9 942
Air Mauritius
CPTSHA
Sun 09/10
1 stop
SHACPT
Wed 09/20
1 stop
R10 825
Qatar
CPTSHA
Sun 07/23
1 stop
SHACPT
Sun 07/30
1 stop
R11 045
Turkish
CPTSHA
Wed 10/18
1 stop
SHACPT
Sat 10/28
1 stop
R11 811

How Much is a Flight from Cape Town to Shanghai? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Cape Town to Shanghai, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be R8 813.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Cape Town to Shanghai?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Cape Town to Shanghai based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Cape Town to Shanghai? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Cape Town to Shanghai.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days R0 R0
7-14 days R0 R11 616
14-21 days R0 R11 837
21-30 days R0 R8 748
30-60 days R0 R8 346
60-90 days R0 R8 826
90+ days R0 R7 424

Cheapest Day To Fly from Cape Town to Shanghai Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've examined 26 433 666 493 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Cape Town to Shanghai is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
R8 826R8 346R8 826R8 826R9 047R9 047R8 748

Compare Flight Prices from Cape Town to Shanghai by Month Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Cape Town to Shanghai flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
July Cape Town Shanghai Emirates 2017/07/23 2017/07/30 1 R8 748
August Cape Town Shanghai Ethiopian 2017/08/15 2017/08/25 2 R8 346
September Cape Town Shanghai Ethiopian 2017/09/25 2017/10/05 1 R7 982
October Cape Town Shanghai Ethiopian 2017/10/17 2017/10/27 1 R7 424
November Cape Town Shanghai Ethiopian 2017/11/06 2017/11/16 1 R7 424
December Cape Town Shanghai Ethiopian 2017/12/01 2017/12/10 1 R7 424
January Cape Town Shanghai Ethiopian 2018/01/09 2018/01/18 1 R7 424
February Cape Town Shanghai Ethiopian 2018/02/16 2018/02/25 1 R7 424

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Cape Town to Shanghai Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Cape Town to Shanghai. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
R11 324
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
R11 324

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Cape Town to Shanghai Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Cape Town to Shanghai is R7 541.

The average price for direct flights from Cape Town to Shanghai is not available.

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Cape Town to Shanghai Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Cape Town to Shanghai. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Cape Town to Shanghai is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Cape Town to Shanghai is R7 775.

Cape Town to Shanghai Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Cape Town to Shanghai?
Answer: Johannesburg, ZA

Airlines in Cape Town flying to Shanghai Last modified: Jun 24, 2017 5:12 -04:00Number of routes searched: 16Number of itineraries searched: 17 883

Wondering which airlines fly out of Cape Town to Shanghai? We've gathered the average price of Cape Town airlines with flights to Shanghai. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Cape Town to Shanghai
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Air France CDG
British Airways LHR
Emirates DXB
Ethiopian ADD
KLM AMS
Lufthansa FRA
Lufthansa MUC
Swiss ZRH
Air Mauritius MRU
Qatar DOH
Singapore SIN
Turkish IST
Ethiopian JNB / ADD
Lufthansa FRA / MUC
Lufthansa MUC / FRA
Singapore JNB / SIN

Cape Town to Shanghai Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Cape Town and Shanghai. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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Cheap Flights from Cape Town to Shanghai