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Flights from Guangzhou to Shanghai, China Last modified: Dec 8, 2016 1:04 -05:00

Guangzhou to Shanghai Last modified: Dec 8, 2016 1:04 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 28,606,896,885 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Guangzhou to Shanghai. Air China & China Eastern frequently offer the best deals on Guangzhou to Shanghai flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Air China
CANSHA
Thu 12/29
nonstop
SHACAN
Mon 1/2
nonstop
CN¥2,046
China Eastern
CANSHA
Thu 12/29
nonstop
SHACAN
Tue 1/3
nonstop
CN¥2,046
Shanghai
CANSHA
Thu 12/29
nonstop
SHACAN
Tue 1/3
nonstop
CN¥2,046
Shenzhen
CANSHA
Mon 12/12
nonstop
SHACAN
Thu 12/15
nonstop
CN¥2,480
China Southern
CANSHA
Fri 2/10
1 stop
SHACAN
Wed 2/15
1 stop
CN¥2,604
Hainan
CANSHA
Thu 12/29
nonstop
SHACAN
Mon 1/2
nonstop
CN¥2,928

How Much is a Flight from Guangzhou 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 Guangzhou to Shanghai, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be CN¥2,350.

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? 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 Guangzhou to Shanghai.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days CN¥2,170 CN¥2,894
7-14 days CN¥2,301 CN¥2,873
14-21 days CN¥2,046 CN¥2,873
21-30 days CN¥2,046 CN¥2,632
30-60 days CN¥2,480 CN¥2,797
60-90 days CN¥2,480 CN¥2,604
90+ days CN¥2,632 CN¥2,832

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

We've examined 28,615,420,584 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 Thursday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
CN¥2,170 CN¥2,611 CN¥2,480 CN¥2,046 CN¥2,046 CN¥2,570 CN¥2,480

Compare Flight Prices from Guangzhou 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 Guangzhou to Shanghai flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
December Guangzhou Shanghai Air China 12/29/16 1/2/17 0 CN¥2,046
January Guangzhou Shanghai Shenzhen 1/25/17 2/3/17 0 CN¥2,480
February Guangzhou Shanghai China Eastern 2/12/17 2/18/17 0 CN¥2,480
March Guangzhou Shanghai China Eastern 3/14/17 3/17/17 0 CN¥2,632
April Guangzhou Shanghai Air China 4/1/17 4/4/17 0 CN¥2,666
May Guangzhou Shanghai Air China 5/14/17 5/21/17 0 CN¥2,701
June Guangzhou Shanghai Air China 6/7/17 6/14/17 0 CN¥2,666
August Guangzhou Shanghai China Southern 8/30/17 9/4/17 0 CN¥2,701

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Guangzhou 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 Guangzhou to Shanghai. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
CN¥2,584
25 26 27 28 29 30 31
CN¥2,584 CN¥2,046
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
CN¥2,046 CN¥2,632
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
CN¥2,632 CN¥2,639
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
CN¥2,639

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Guangzhou 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 Guangzhou to Shanghai is CN¥2,907.

The average price for direct flights from Guangzhou to Shanghai is CN¥2,577.

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 21:35
Air China 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 09:20 20:55
China Southern 13 13 13 13 13 13 13 08:00 22:00
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 08:20 16:05
China Eastern 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 10:30 20:30

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Guangzhou 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 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¥2,584.

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 20 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: Dec 8, 2016 1:04 -05:00Number of routes searched: 167Number of itineraries searched: 59,523

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 -
China Southern -
Shanghai -
Juneyao -
Hainan -
China Eastern -
Shenzhen -
Sichuan CKG
Sichuan CTU
Sichuan KMG
EVA Air KHH
EVA Air TPE
Air China CKG
Air China CTU
Air China JJN
Air China KHN
China Airlines TPE
Cathay HKG
China Southern CGO
China Southern CSX
China Southern CTU
China Southern DLC
Hainan CKG
Hainan HAK
Hainan TYN
Hainan XIY
Capital Airlines LJG
JAL KIX
Dragonair HKG
Korean ICN
Xiamen JJN
Xiamen FOC
Xiamen XMN
China Eastern CGO
China Eastern CSX
China Eastern CTU
China Eastern DYG
Asiana ICN
Asiana PUS
Philippine MNL
Shandong TAO
Shandong TNA
Shandong XMN
Vietnam HAN
Vietnam SGN
Shenzhen CKG
Shenzhen CTU
Shenzhen JJN
Shenzhen KHN

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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