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Flights from Cape Town to Shanghai, China

Cape Town to Shanghai Last modified: Apr 27, 2017 1:39 -04:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 17 351 303 455 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Shanghai. Emirates & Ethiopian frequently offer the best deals to Shanghai flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Emirates
CPTSHA
Mon 05/29
1 stop
SHACPT
Thu 06/01
1 stop
R8 892
Ethiopian
CPTSHA
Sun 06/11
2 stops
SHACPT
Wed 06/14
2 stops
R9 243
Qatar
CPTSHA
Mon 05/29
1 stop
SHACPT
Thu 06/01
1 stop
R10 922
Singapore
CPTSHA
Fri 08/25
2 stops
SHACPT
Mon 08/28
2 stops
R13 409
KLM
CPTSHA
Sat 07/01
1 stop
SHACPT
Sat 07/15
1 stop
R27 298
Lufthansa
CPTSHA
Sat 07/01
1 stop
SHACPT
Sat 07/15
1 stop
R33 560

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 R9 399.

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 R0
14-21 days R0 R0
21-30 days R0 R9 113
30-60 days R0 R8 892
60-90 days R0 R9 100
90+ days R0 R8 722

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 17 367 816 148 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 Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
R8 892R9 100R9 100R8 905R9 100R11 742R8 892

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
May Cape Town Shanghai Emirates 2017/05/29 2017/06/01 1 R8 892
June Cape Town Shanghai Emirates 2017/06/11 2017/06/14 1 R8 892
July Cape Town Shanghai Emirates 2017/07/31 2017/08/03 1 R8 905
August Cape Town Shanghai Emirates 2017/08/10 2017/08/13 1 R8 892
September Cape Town Shanghai Emirates 2017/09/04 2017/09/07 1 R8 905
February Cape Town Shanghai Emirates 2018/02/02 2018/02/05 1 R8 722

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
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
R9 113
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
R9 113 R8 905
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
R8 905

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 834.

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 R8 865.

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: Apr 27, 2017 1:39 -04:00Number of routes searched: 16Number of itineraries searched: 9 322

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