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Cheap Flights from Guangzhou to Shanghai, CN, China - CAN to SHA

Popular flights from Guangzhou to Shanghai

If your flight days are flexible and you looking for a good deal, our charts on cheap flights provide some insight regarding affordable flight options for your next big adventure.

Air China
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Feb 19, 2016 Feb 21, 2016 CNY2,636
Feb 20, 2016 Feb 21, 2016 CNY2,636
Feb 22, 2016 Feb 24, 2016 CNY2,636
Feb 25, 2016 Mar 2, 2016 CNY2,636
Mar 1, 2016 Mar 9, 2016 CNY2,636
China Eastern Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Feb 18, 2016 Feb 19, 2016 CNY2,597
Feb 20, 2016 Feb 21, 2016 CNY2,597
Feb 20, 2016 Feb 21, 2016 CNY2,597
Feb 21, 2016 Feb 22, 2016 CNY2,597
Feb 22, 2016 Feb 22, 2016 CNY2,597
China Southern Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 9, 2016 Jun 13, 2016 CNY2,656
Hainan Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Feb 19, 2016 Feb 23, 2016 CNY2,702
Feb 19, 2016 Feb 21, 2016 CNY2,702
Feb 20, 2016 Feb 21, 2016 CNY2,702
Feb 22, 2016 Feb 24, 2016 CNY2,702
Feb 25, 2016 Mar 2, 2016 CNY2,702
Juneyao Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Feb 19, 2016 Feb 21, 2016 CNY2,472
Feb 26, 2016 Mar 11, 2016 CNY2,472
Mar 12, 2016 Mar 19, 2016 CNY2,472
Mar 15, 2016 Mar 22, 2016 CNY2,472
Mar 24, 2016 Mar 26, 2016 CNY2,472
Shandong Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
May 20, 2016 May 22, 2016 CNY4,010
May 20, 2016 May 22, 2016 CNY4,010
Shanghai Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Apr 21, 2016 Apr 28, 2016 CNY2,630
Shenzhen Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Feb 26, 2016 Mar 11, 2016 CNY2,525
Mar 12, 2016 Mar 19, 2016 CNY2,525
Mar 15, 2016 Mar 22, 2016 CNY2,525
Mar 24, 2016 Mar 26, 2016 CNY2,525
Sichuan Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Mar 3, 2016 Mar 5, 2016 CNY4,010
Xiamen Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 4, 2016 Jun 8, 2016 CNY3,031
Jun 9, 2016 Jun 12, 2016 CNY3,031

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Guangzhou to Shanghai (CAN to SHA)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Guangzhou to Shanghai, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be CNY2,492.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Guangzhou to Shanghai (CAN to SHA)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Guangzhou to Shanghai based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have discovered that the best days to book flights are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Read our article to find more information about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should you book flights from Guangzhou to Shanghai

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance a flight from Guangzhou to Shanghai should be booked.

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days CNY2,479 CNY2,774
7-14 days CNY2,472 CNY2,597
14-21 days CNY2,472 CNY2,597
21-30 days CNY2,472 CNY2,597
30-60 days CNY2,472 CNY2,597
60-90 days CNY2,630 CNY2,794
90+ days CNY2,564 CNY2,853

Cheapest Day To Fly from Guangzhou to Shanghai

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding the cheapest days to fly from Guangzhou to Shanghai.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
CNY2,564 CNY2,472 CNY2,492 CNY2,472 CNY2,472 CNY2,472 CNY2,498

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Guangzhou to Shanghai

The chart below shows the lowest fare by month when flying from Guangzhou to Shanghai.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
February Guangzhou Shanghai Juneyao 2/19/16 2/21/16 0 CNY2,472
March Guangzhou Shanghai Juneyao 3/12/16 3/19/16 0 CNY2,472
April Guangzhou Shanghai Shanghai 4/21/16 4/28/16 0 CNY2,630
May Guangzhou Shanghai Air China 5/20/16 5/22/16 0 CNY2,702
June Guangzhou Shanghai Shanghai 6/11/16 6/15/16 0 CNY2,636
July Guangzhou Shanghai Air China 7/10/16 7/13/16 0 CNY2,702
August Guangzhou Shanghai Air China 8/18/16 8/24/16 0 CNY2,735
October Guangzhou Shanghai Shanghai 10/18/16 10/22/16 0 CNY2,564

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from Guangzhou to Shanghai

If you're ready to take a trip in the next 30 days and want to fly on the weekend, you might be wondering which weekend is the cheapest to fly. The chart below shows up-to-date data regarding weekend flight prices from Guangzhou to Shanghai.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
CNY2,472
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
CNY2,472 CNY2,571
28 29 1 2 3 4 5
CNY2,571 CNY2,643
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
CNY2,643 CNY2,676
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
CNY2,676

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Guangzhou to Shanghai (CAN to SHA)

Your Guangzhou to Shanghai flight can be significantly cheaper by choosing 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 Guangzhou to Shanghai is CNY3,563.

The average price for non-stop flights from Guangzhou to Shanghai is CNY2,623.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Guangzhou to Shanghai.

Nonstop Flight Details from Guangzhou to Shanghai
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Spring 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 06:45 21:20
Air China 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 09:20 20:55
China Southern 12 12 12 12 12 12 12 08:00 22:00
Shanghai 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 07:30 21:30
Juneyao 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 06:55 06:55
Hainan 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 08:40 16:15
China Eastern 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 08:30 20:15

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Guangzhou to Shanghai (CAN to SHA)

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 Guangzhou 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 Guangzhou to Shanghai is CNY1,499.

The average price for round trip flights from Guangzhou to Shanghai is CNY3,031.

Guangzhou to Shanghai Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Guangzhou to Shanghai?
Answer: The average Guangzhou to Shanghai flight time is 2 hours and 20 minutes.
Question: How many kilometers are there between Guangzhou and Shanghai?
Answer: The distance from Guangzhou to Shanghai is 1174 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from Guangzhou to Shanghai?
Answer: There are 280 direct flights from Guangzhou to Shanghai.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Guangzhou to Shanghai?
Answer: China Southern Airlines provides 30% of the non-stop flights between Guangzhou and Shanghai.

Airlines Flying from Guangzhou to Shanghai (CAN to SHA)

Below are the different airlines that fly from Guangzhou to Shanghai with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from Guangzhou to Shanghai.

Guangzhou to Shanghai
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Air China - X X X X X X X
China Southern - X X X X X X X
Shanghai - X X X X X X X
Juneyao - X X X X X X X
Hainan - X X X X X X X
China Eastern - X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Guangzhou and Shanghai, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Cheap Domestic Flights from Guangzhou - CAN

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Guangzhou to Hangzhou Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY1,663
Guangzhou to Ningbo Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY2,360
Guangzhou to Wuxi Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY2,866
Guangzhou to Yiwu Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY2,373

Cheap International Flights from Guangzhou - CAN

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Guangzhou to Seoul Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Eastar Jet, Shenzhen CNY2,222
Guangzhou to Taipei Sichuan, Mandarin, UNI Air, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, China Southern, Shanghai, TransAsia, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY1,256
Guangzhou to Bangkok Sichuan, Spring, Air China, China Southern, Thai AirAsia, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Kenya, Air Madagascar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Orient Thai, Bangkok, Shandong, Thai, Srilankan, Oman Air, Xinhua, Shenzhen CNY1,046

Cheap Domestic Flights to Shanghai - SHA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Shenzhen to Shanghai Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY2,544
Zhuhai to Shanghai Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY2,886
Ganzhou to Shanghai Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shenzhen Check Dates
Shenzhen to Hangzhou Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY2,544
Shenzhen to Ningbo Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY2,465
Shenzhen to Wuxi Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY2,801

Cheap International Flights to Shanghai - SHA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Hong Kong to Shanghai Sichuan, Spring, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Hong Kong, Dragonair, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Hong Kong Express, Shenzhen CNY914
Macau to Shanghai Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Air Macau, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY1,440
Hong Kong to Tokyo Cathay, Jetstar Japan, Hong Kong, JAL, Vanilla, Dragonair, Peach, All Nippon, JTA, Hong Kong Express CNY1,184
Hong Kong to Seoul Jeju Air, Air India, Cathay, Ethiopian, Hong Kong, Dragonair, Korean, Jin Air, Asiana, Thai, Hong Kong Express, Eastar Jet CNY1,598
Hong Kong to Hangzhou Sichuan, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Hong Kong, Dragonair, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY1,197
Hong Kong to Beijing Sichuan, Lucky Air, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Hong Kong, Dragonair, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Hong Kong Express, Shenzhen CNY1,000
Hong Kong to London Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, airBaltic, Cathay, Aer Lingus, Hong Kong, Iberia, Dragonair, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Virgin Atlantic CNY5,049
Hong Kong to Bangkok Cathay, Emirates, Ethiopian, Thai AirAsia, Hong Kong, Dragonair, Kenya, Orient Thai, Bangkok, Royal Jordanian, Thai, Hong Kong Express, Mesaba CNY835
Hong Kong to Ningbo Sichuan, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Hong Kong, Dragonair, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Hong Kong Express, Shenzhen CNY1,197
Hong Kong to Wuxi Sichuan, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Hong Kong, Dragonair, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Hong Kong Express, Shenzhen CNY1,197
Hong Kong to Taipei Mandarin, UNI Air, EVA Air, China Airlines, Cathay, TransAsia, Hong Kong, Dragonair, Hong Kong Express CNY704
Hong Kong to Nanjing Sichuan, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Hong Kong, Dragonair, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Hong Kong Express, Xinhua, Shenzhen CNY1,190
Hong Kong to Jeju Cathay, Hong Kong, Dragonair, Korean, Jin Air, Asiana, Hong Kong Express, Eastar Jet CNY2,656
Hong Kong to Osaka Air India, Cathay, Jetstar Japan, Hong Kong, JAL, Vanilla, Dragonair, Peach, All Nippon, JTA, Hong Kong Express CNY1,256
Hong Kong to Singapore Jetstar Asia, Cathay, Hong Kong, Dragonair, SilkAir, Singapore, Tigerair, Scoot, United, Hong Kong Express CNY783
Hong Kong to Yiwu Sichuan, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Hong Kong, Dragonair, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY724
Hong Kong to Manila Cebu Pacific, Cathay, Hong Kong, Dragonair, Philippine, Hong Kong Express, AirAsia Zest CNY842
Cheap Flights from Guangzhou to Shanghai, CN, China, from CNY376 Round trip from CAN to SHA