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Flights from Guangzhou to Shanghai, China Last modified: Sep 26, 2016 12:55 AM

Guangzhou to Shanghai Last modified: Sep 26, 2016 12:55 AM

We've scanned 20,789,023,501 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Guangzhou to Shanghai. China Eastern & Air China frequently offer the best deals on Guangzhou to Shanghai flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

China Eastern
CANSHA
Fri 10/21
1 stop
SHACAN
Sun 10/23
1 stop
CN¥2,353
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Air China
CANSHA
Fri 10/21
nonstop
SHACAN
Sun 10/23
nonstop
CN¥2,360
Select
Shenzhen
CANSHA
Mon 9/26
nonstop
SHACAN
Tue 10/4
nonstop
CN¥2,600
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Shenzhen
CANSHA
Wed 9/28
nonstop
SHACAN
Fri 9/30
nonstop
CN¥2,600
Select
Shenzhen
CANSHA
Fri 9/30
nonstop
SHACAN
Sun 10/2
nonstop
CN¥2,600
Select
Shenzhen
CANSHA
Sat 10/1
nonstop
SHACAN
Fri 10/7
nonstop
CN¥2,600
Select
Shenzhen
CANSHA
Mon 10/3
nonstop
SHACAN
Wed 10/5
nonstop
CN¥2,600
Select
Shanghai
CANSHA
Sat 12/10
nonstop
SHACAN
Sun 12/11
nonstop
CN¥2,660
Select
China Southern
CANSHA
Thu 11/24
nonstop
SHACAN
Sun 11/27
nonstop
CN¥2,727
Select
Hainan
CANSHA
Tue 9/27
nonstop
SHACAN
Tue 10/4
nonstop
CN¥3,080
Select
Hainan
CANSHA
Wed 9/28
nonstop
SHACAN
Fri 9/30
nonstop
CN¥3,080
Select
Hainan
CANSHA
Fri 9/30
nonstop
SHACAN
Wed 10/5
nonstop
CN¥3,080
Select
Hainan
CANSHA
Fri 9/30
nonstop
SHACAN
Sun 10/2
nonstop
CN¥3,080
Select
Hainan
CANSHA
Sat 10/1
nonstop
SHACAN
Fri 10/7
nonstop
CN¥3,080
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How Much is a Flight from Guangzhou to Shanghai?

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 CN¥2,567.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Guangzhou 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 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 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 Guangzhou to Shanghai?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days CN¥2,600 CN¥2,667
7-14 days CN¥2,600 CN¥2,667
14-21 days CN¥2,600 CN¥2,680
21-30 days CN¥2,360 CN¥2,353
30-60 days CN¥2,600 CN¥2,667
60-90 days CN¥2,600 CN¥2,833
90+ days CN¥2,800 CN¥2,960

Cheapest Day To Fly from Guangzhou to Shanghai

We've examined 20,795,316,600 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Guangzhou to Shanghai is Friday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
CN¥2,600 CN¥2,600 CN¥2,600 CN¥2,600 CN¥2,353 CN¥2,600 CN¥2,600

Compare Flight Prices from Guangzhou 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 Guangzhou to Shanghai flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Guangzhou Shanghai Shenzhen 9/26/16 10/4/16 0 CN¥2,600
October Guangzhou Shanghai China Eastern 10/21/16 10/23/16 1 CN¥2,353
November Guangzhou Shanghai China Eastern 11/1/16 11/2/16 0 CN¥2,667
December Guangzhou Shanghai China Eastern 12/1/16 12/10/16 0 CN¥2,600
January Guangzhou Shanghai Air China 1/26/17 2/4/17 0 CN¥2,800
March Guangzhou Shanghai Air China 3/25/17 4/1/17 0 CN¥2,800
June Guangzhou Shanghai Air China 6/27/17 7/5/17 0 CN¥2,800
July Guangzhou Shanghai China Eastern 7/5/17 7/12/17 0 CN¥2,800

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Guangzhou to Shanghai

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
CN¥2,600
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
CN¥2,600 CN¥2,600
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
CN¥2,600
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
CN¥2,353
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
CN¥2,353 CN¥2,600
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
CN¥2,600

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Guangzhou 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 Guangzhou to Shanghai is CN¥3,447.

The average price for direct flights from Guangzhou to Shanghai is CN¥2,767.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Guangzhou to Shanghai - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Spring 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 06:45 21:10
Air China 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 09:05 21:00
China Southern 13 13 13 13 13 13 13 08:00 21:35
Shanghai 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 07:30 21:30
Juneyao 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 06:55 06:55
Hainan 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 07:55 11:45
China Eastern 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 08:30 19:55

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Guangzhou 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 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 not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Guangzhou to Shanghai is CN¥2,767.

Guangzhou to Shanghai Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Guangzhou to Shanghai?
Answer: The average Guangzhou to Shanghai flight time is 2 hours and 25 minutes.
Question: How far is Shanghai from Guangzhou?
Answer: The distance from Guangzhou to Shanghai is 1,174 kilometers (730 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Guangzhou to Shanghai?
Answer: There are 287 direct flights from Guangzhou to Shanghai.
Question: What are the most popular Guangzhou airlines for direct flights from Guangzhou to Shanghai?
Answer: China Southern Airlines provides 31% of the non-stop flights between Guangzhou and Shanghai.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Guangzhou to Shanghai?
Answer: Taipei, TW

Airlines in Guangzhou flying to Shanghai Last modified: Sep 26, 2016 12:55 AMNumber of routes searched: 193Number of itineraries searched: 58,237

Wondering which airlines fly out of Guangzhou to Shanghai? We've gathered the average price of Guangzhou 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.

Guangzhou to Shanghai
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Air China -
Cathay HKG
Sichuan CKG
Vietnam SGN
Air China TSN
China Southern SWA
China Eastern YIH
EVA Air TPE
JAL KIX
China Eastern BHY
Air China PEK
Philippine MNL
China Southern DLC
China Eastern TXN
Asiana PUS
Air China HET
China Southern CSX
China Southern KWE
Capital Airlines LJG
China Eastern NGB
China Eastern AQG
Sichuan CTU
EVA Air KHH
Air China TAO
China Southern CGO
Hainan WEF
Vietnam HAN

Guangzhou to Shanghai Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Guangzhou 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 Domestic Flights from Guangzhou - CAN

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Guangzhou to Hangzhou Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shenzhen CN¥2,200
Flights from Guangzhou to Ningbo China Southern, Hainan, China Eastern, Shenzhen CN¥2,600
Flights from Guangzhou to Wuxi China Airlines, China Southern, China Eastern, Shenzhen CN¥2,893
Flights from Guangzhou to Yiwu China Southern, China Eastern CN¥2,353

Cheap International Flights from Guangzhou - CAN

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Guangzhou to Seoul Sichuan, EVA Air, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Shandong, Shenzhen CN¥1,933
Flights from Guangzhou to Taipei EVA Air, China Airlines, China Southern, Hainan CN¥1,147
Flights from Guangzhou to Bangkok Air China, China Southern, Thai AirAsia, Kenya, Air Madagascar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Lao Airlines, Thai, Srilankan, Vietnam, Oman Air, Shenzhen CN¥1,387

Cheap Domestic Flights to Shanghai - SHA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Shenzhen to Shanghai Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shenzhen CN¥2,213
Flights from Zhuhai to Shanghai Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CN¥2,773
Flights from Ganzhou to Shanghai China Southern, China Eastern Check Dates
Flights from Shenzhen to Hangzhou Air China, China Southern, Hainan, China Eastern, Shenzhen CN¥1,993
Flights from Shenzhen to Ningbo Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, China Eastern CN¥2,613
Flights from Shenzhen to Wuxi Air China, China Southern, China Eastern, Shenzhen CN¥2,893

Cheap International Flights to Shanghai - SHA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Hong Kong to Shanghai Spring, Air India, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hong Kong, JAL, Dragonair, Korean, Lufthansa, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Qantas, Singapore, Thai, Shenzhen CN¥1,087
Flights from Macau to Shanghai EVA Air, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Xiamen, China Eastern, Air Macau CN¥1,154
Flights from Hong Kong to Tokyo EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Jetstar Japan, Hainan, Hong Kong, JAL, Vanilla, Dragonair, Korean, Lufthansa, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Philippine, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, Hong Kong Express, Vietnam, Shenzhen CN¥1,300
Flights from Hong Kong to Seoul Jeju Air, Mandarin, Air India, British Airways, EVA Air, Air Busan, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Ethiopian, Shanghai, Hong Kong, JAL, Korean, Jin Air, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Qatar, Thai, Hong Kong Express, Eastar Jet CN¥1,167
Flights from Hong Kong to Hangzhou Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Hong Kong, Dragonair, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Qatar CN¥1,094
Flights from Hong Kong to Beijing Sichuan, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Ethiopian, Shanghai, Hainan, Hong Kong, JAL, Dragonair, Korean, Lufthansa, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Philippine, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, Shenzhen CN¥1,220
Flights from Hong Kong to London Jet Airways, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, El Al, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Asiana, Philippine, Qatar, SAS, Singapore, Aeroflot, Thai, Turkish, Srilankan, Vietnam, Virgin Atlantic CN¥3,100
Flights from Hong Kong to Bangkok Royal Brunei, Cathay, China Southern, Emirates, Ethiopian, Thai AirAsia, Hong Kong, Kenya, Xiamen, Asiana, Bangkok, Royal Jordanian, S7, Thai, Srilankan, Vietnam, Shenzhen CN¥980
Flights from Hong Kong to Ningbo Mandarin, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Hainan, Dragonair, Xiamen, China Eastern, Hong Kong Express CN¥1,174
Flights from Hong Kong to Wuxi Air China, China Airlines, China Southern, China Eastern, Hong Kong Express CN¥1,174
Flights from Hong Kong to Taipei EVA Air, China Airlines, Cathay, Hong Kong, JAL, Dragonair, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Singapore, Thai CN¥760
Flights from Hong Kong to Nanjing Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Hong Kong, JAL, Dragonair, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern CN¥1,094
Flights from Hong Kong to Jeju Air Busan, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, JAL, Dragonair, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Thai, Hong Kong Express CN¥1,434
Flights from Hong Kong to Osaka Air India, EVA Air, Air Busan, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Jetstar Japan, Juneyao, Hong Kong, JAL, Korean, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Philippine, Thai, Hong Kong Express CN¥1,294
Flights from Hong Kong to Singapore Jetstar Asia, Cebu Pacific, Air India, AirAsia, Royal Brunei, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, Thai AirAsia, JAL, Korean, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Malindo, Bangkok, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, Thai, Tigerair, Scoot, United CN¥1,060
Flights from Hong Kong to Yiwu Air China, China Southern, Hainan, China Eastern CN¥827
Flights from Hong Kong to Manila Jetstar Asia, Cebu Pacific, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, Ethiopian, JAL, Dragonair, Korean, KLM, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Philippine, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, AirAsia Zest CN¥607
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