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Flights from Cape Town to Shanghai, China Last modified: Oct 1, 2016 1:17 -04:00

Cape Town to Shanghai Last modified: Oct 1, 2016 1:17 -04:00

We've scanned 25 105 116 481 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Cape Town to Shanghai. Ethiopian & Emirates frequently offer the best deals on Cape Town to Shanghai flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Ethiopian
CPTSHA
Fri 10/14
1 stop
SHACPT
Mon 10/24
1 stop
R8 146
Select
Ethiopian
CPTSHA
Fri 10/14
1 stop
SHACPT
Sun 10/23
1 stop
R8 146
Select
Ethiopian
CPTSHA
Fri 10/14
1 stop
SHACPT
Fri 10/21
1 stop
R8 146
Select
Ethiopian
CPTSHA
Sun 10/16
1 stop
SHACPT
Fri 10/21
1 stop
R8 146
Select
Ethiopian
CPTSHA
Sun 10/16
1 stop
SHACPT
Sun 10/23
1 stop
R8 146
Select
Emirates
CPTSHA
Thu 11/03
1 stop
SHACPT
Thu 11/10
1 stop
R8 354
Select
Qatar
CPTSHA
Thu 11/03
2 stops
SHACPT
Mon 11/14
2 stops
R11 023
Select
Singapore
CPTSHA
Sun 10/16
2 stops
SHACPT
Mon 10/24
2 stops
R12 983
Select
Air China
CPTSHA
Thu 12/15
2 stops
SHACPT
Tue 12/20
2 stops
R13 970
Select
Turkish
CPTSHA
Sat 10/08
2 stops
SHACPT
Sat 10/15
2 stops
R15 763
Select
Lufthansa
CPTSHA
Thu 11/03
2 stops
SHACPT
Mon 11/14
2 stops
R20 128
Select
British Airways
CPTSHA
Fri 11/04
1 stop
SHACPT
Sat 11/12
1 stop
R22 449
Select
Air France
CPTSHA
Thu 11/03
2 stops
SHACPT
Mon 11/14
2 stops
R23 227
Select
KLM
CPTSHA
Fri 10/28
1 stop
SHACPT
Fri 11/04
1 stop
R23 505
Select
Swiss
CPTSHA
Sun 10/30
2 stops
SHACPT
Sat 11/05
2 stops
R40 936
Select
Air Mauritius
CPTSHA
Tue 01/03
1 stop
SHACPT
Thu 01/12
1 stop
R45 954
Select

How Much is a Flight from Cape Town to Shanghai?

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 605.

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 thinking 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?

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 R8 146
14-21 days R0 R8 146
21-30 days R0 R8 146
30-60 days R0 R8 146
60-90 days R0 R10 314
90+ days R0 R8 354

Cheapest Day To Fly from Cape Town to Shanghai

We've examined 25 112 504 041 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
R9 703 R11 385 R11 385 R8 146 R8 146 R10 314 R8 146

Compare Flight Prices from Cape Town to Shanghai by Month

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
October Cape Town Shanghai Ethiopian 2016/10/14 2016/10/21 1 R8 146
November Cape Town Shanghai Ethiopian 2016/11/03 2016/11/10 1 R8 146
December Cape Town Shanghai Emirates 2016/12/24 2016/12/29 2 R10 314
January Cape Town Shanghai Emirates 2017/01/17 2017/01/22 1 R9 383
February Cape Town Shanghai Emirates 2017/02/01 2017/02/06 1 R8 354
March Cape Town Shanghai Emirates 2017/03/17 2017/03/29 1 R8 563
April Cape Town Shanghai Emirates 2017/04/11 2017/04/27 1 R9 383

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Cape Town to Shanghai

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
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
R8 318
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
R8 318

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Cape Town to Shanghai

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 R9 383.

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

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 896.

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: Oct 1, 2016 1:17 -04:00Number of routes searched: 18Number of itineraries searched: 12 309

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
Turkish DUR / IST
Turkish JNB / IST

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 International Flights from Cape Town - CPT

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Cape Town to London Air France, British Airways, TAAG Angola, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Ethiopian, KLM, Lufthansa, Air Mauritius, Thomas Cook, Qatar, Turkish, Tap Portugal R7 604
Flights from Cape Town to Hong Kong Air France, British Airways, Emirates, Ethiopian, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar, South African, Singapore, Turkish R8 160
Flights from Cape Town to Seoul Air France, British Airways, Air China, Emirates, Ethiopian, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish R12 163
Flights from Cape Town to Beijing Air France, British Airways, Air China, Emirates, Ethiopian, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Qatar, South African, Brussels, Singapore, Turkish R7 506
Flights from Cape Town to Taipei Air France, Air China, Emirates, KLM, Singapore, Turkish R9 272
Flights from Cape Town to Bangkok Emirates, Ethiopian, KLM, Kenya, Lufthansa, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish R7 228
Flights from Cape Town to Guangzhou Air France, Emirates, Ethiopian, KLM, Kenya, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish R9 174
Flights from Cape Town to Tokyo Air France, British Airways, Air China, Emirates, Ethiopian, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish R10 898
Flights from Cape Town to Manila Emirates, Ethiopian, KLM, Qatar, Singapore R10 690
Flights from Cape Town to BusanCheck Dates
Flights from Cape Town to Xiamen KLM, Singapore Check Dates
Flights from Cape Town to Singapore Emirates, Ethiopian, Qatar, South African, Singapore R10 092
Flights from Cape Town to Kuala Lumpur Emirates, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish R9 244
Flights from Cape Town to Dubai Emirates, Ethiopian, Air Mauritius, Qatar, South African R7 048
Flights from Cape Town to DalianCheck Dates
Flights from Cape Town to ShenzhenCheck Dates
Flights from Cape Town to Fukuoka British Airways, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar, Singapore R20 183
Flights from Cape Town to New York Air France, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Egyptair, Qatar, South African, Brussels, Turkish R12 191
Flights from Cape Town to KaohsiungCheck Dates
Flights from Cape Town to Istanbul Air France, British Airways, Emirates, Ethiopian, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Qatar, Turkish R6 520
Flights from Cape Town to Paris Air France, British Airways, TAAG Angola, Emirates, Ethiopian, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Air Mauritius, Qatar, Turkish R6 659
Flights from Cape Town to Osaka Air France, British Airways, Emirates, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish R11 037
Flights from Cape Town to Hanoi Air France, Emirates, KLM, Kenya, Lufthansa, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish R10 940
Flights from Cape Town to Delhi Emirates, Ethiopian, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish R9 272
Flights from Cape Town to Mumbai Emirates, Ethiopian, Air Seychelles, Qatar R6 089
Flights from Cape Town to Phuket British Airways, Emirates, KLM, Qatar, Singapore R8 827
Flights from Cape Town to Xi'anCheck Dates
Flights from Cape Town to Amsterdam Air France, British Airways, TAAG Angola, Emirates, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Turkish R6 367
Flights from Cape Town to Ho Chi Minh City Emirates, Qatar, Singapore R8 771
Flights from Cape Town to Chengdu Air China, KLM, Qatar, Singapore Check Dates
Cheap Flights from Cape Town to Shanghai