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Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Guangzhou, CN, China - SHA to CAN Last modified: 2016-5-29 下午1:49

Popular flights from Shanghai to Guangzhou Last modified: 2016-5-29 下午1:49

We’ve got the inside scoop on finding the best time to fly for the best price. Not sure when to travel for your next vacation? Find details below on when-to-fly and when-to-buy.

Air China
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
2016-7-18 2016-7-19 ¥2,423
China Eastern Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
2016-7-18 2016-7-19 ¥2,423
China Southern Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
2016-8-11 2016-8-25 ¥2,738
2016-8-27 2016-8-28 ¥2,738
2016-8-27 2016-8-29 ¥2,738
2016-8-27 2016-9-6 ¥2,738
2016-8-27 2016-9-1 ¥2,738
Hainan Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
2016-6-2 2016-6-5 ¥2,758
2016-6-8 2016-6-13 ¥2,758
2016-6-9 2016-6-12 ¥2,758
2016-6-16 2016-6-20 ¥2,758
2016-6-17 2016-6-19 ¥2,758
Juneyao Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
2016-6-24 2016-6-26 ¥2,555
2016-6-28 2016-7-5 ¥2,555
Shandong Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
2016-8-15 2016-8-19 ¥4,308
Shanghai Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
2016-6-2 2016-6-5 ¥2,758
2016-6-8 2016-6-13 ¥2,758
2016-6-8 2016-6-13 ¥2,758
2016-6-9 2016-6-12 ¥2,758
2016-6-9 2016-6-12 ¥2,758
Shenzhen Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
2016-7-18 2016-7-19 ¥2,358
Sichuan Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
2016-5-30 2016-6-1 ¥4,551
Xiamen Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
2016-6-8 2016-6-11 ¥3,553
2016-6-24 2016-7-1 ¥3,553
2016-7-5 2016-7-14 ¥3,553
2016-7-15 2016-7-17 ¥3,553
2016-9-14 2016-9-18 ¥3,553

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

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Shanghai to Guangzhou, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be ¥2,555.

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

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Shanghai to Guangzhou 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 Shanghai to Guangzhou

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days ¥2,627 ¥2,725
7-14 days ¥2,594 ¥2,673
14-21 days ¥2,594 ¥2,725
21-30 days ¥2,555 ¥2,633
30-60 days ¥2,358 ¥2,673
60-90 days ¥2,607 ¥2,725
90+ days ¥2,594 ¥2,692

Cheapest Day To Fly from Shanghai to Guangzhou

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
¥2,358 ¥2,555 ¥2,594 ¥2,594 ¥2,555 ¥2,594 ¥2,594

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Shanghai to Guangzhou

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
May Shanghai Guangzhou Shenzhen 16-5-30 16-5-31 0 ¥2,660
June Shanghai Guangzhou Juneyao 16-6-24 16-6-26 0 ¥2,555
July Shanghai Guangzhou Shenzhen 16-7-18 16-7-19 0 ¥2,358
August Shanghai Guangzhou China Eastern 16-8-26 16-8-27 0 ¥2,607
September Shanghai Guangzhou Juneyao 16-9-14 16-9-18 0 ¥2,594
October Shanghai Guangzhou Juneyao 16-10-1 16-10-5 0 ¥2,594
November Shanghai Guangzhou China Eastern 16-11-10 16-11-17 0 ¥2,811
December Shanghai Guangzhou Shanghai 16-12-3 16-12-10 1 ¥2,791

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

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 Shanghai to Guangzhou.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
¥2,627
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
¥2,627 ¥2,594
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
¥2,594 ¥2,627
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
¥2,627 ¥2,555
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
¥2,555 ¥2,660
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
¥2,660

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

Your Shanghai to Guangzhou 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 Shanghai to Guangzhou is ¥3,782.

The average price for non-stop flights from Shanghai to Guangzhou is ¥2,568.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Shanghai to Guangzhou
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Spring 4 5 4 4 5 4 5 07:15 22:05
Air China 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 12:35 19:55
China Southern 13 13 13 13 13 13 13 08:45 20:45
Shanghai 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 07:30 21:15
Juneyao 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 22:20 22:20
Hainan 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 08:15 11:20
China Eastern 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 09:30 22:50

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

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 Shanghai to Guangzhou. 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 Shanghai to Guangzhou is ¥1,497.

The average price for round trip flights from Shanghai to Guangzhou is ¥3,093.

Shanghai to Guangzhou Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Shanghai to Guangzhou?
Answer: The average Shanghai to Guangzhou flight time is 2 hours and 26 minutes.
Question: How many kilometers are there between Shanghai and Guangzhou?
Answer: The distance from Shanghai to Guangzhou is 1174 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from Shanghai to Guangzhou?
Answer: There are 290 direct flights from Shanghai to Guangzhou.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Shanghai to Guangzhou?
Answer: China Southern Airlines provides 31% of the non-stop flights between Shanghai and Guangzhou.

Airlines Flying from Shanghai to Guangzhou (SHA to CAN) Number of flights searched: 108Last modified: 2016-5-29 下午1:49

Below are the different airlines that fly from Shanghai to Guangzhou 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 Shanghai to Guangzhou.

Shanghai to Guangzhou
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 Shanghai and Guangzhou, 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 Shanghai - SHA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Shanghai to Shenzhen Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥2,548
Shanghai to Guilin Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥2,653
Shanghai to Zhuhai Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥2,850

Cheap International Flights from Shanghai - SHA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Shanghai to Hong Kong Sichuan, Spring, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Hong Kong, Dragonair, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Hong Kong Express, Shenzhen ¥1,058
Shanghai to Macau Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Air Macau, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥1,176
Shanghai to Bangkok Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Thai AirAsia, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Orient Thai, Bangkok, Shandong, Thai, Srilankan, Mesaba, Xinhua, Shenzhen ¥1,609
Shanghai to Taipei Sichuan, Mandarin, UNI Air, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, China Southern, Shanghai, TransAsia, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥1,287
Shanghai to Manila Sichuan, Cebu Pacific, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Philippine, Shandong, AirAsia Zest, Shenzhen ¥1,681
Shanghai to Tokyo Sichuan, Spring, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Jetstar Japan, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, JAL, Vanilla, Xiamen, Peach, China Eastern, All Nippon, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥1,425
Shanghai to Seoul Sichuan, Air Busan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Eastar Jet, Shenzhen ¥1,793
Shanghai to Hanoi Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Vietjet, Vietnam, Xinhua, Shenzhen ¥1,885
Shanghai to Ho Chi Minh City Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Vietjet, Vietnam, Shenzhen ¥1,655

Cheap Domestic Flights to Guangzhou - CAN

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Hangzhou to Guangzhou Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥1,694
Yiwu to Guangzhou Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shenzhen ¥2,430
Ningbo to Guangzhou Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥2,443
Nanjing to Guangzhou Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥2,640
Wuxi to Guangzhou Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥2,863
Changzhou to Guangzhou Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shenzhen ¥2,568
Zhoushan to Guangzhou Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen Check Dates
Hangzhou to Shenzhen Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥2,587
Nanjing to Shenzhen Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, West Air, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥3,040
Ningbo to Shenzhen Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥2,692
Wuxi to Shenzhen Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shenzhen ¥2,863

Cheap International Flights to Guangzhou - CAN

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Hangzhou to Hong Kong Sichuan, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Hong Kong, Dragonair, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥1,077
Nanjing to Hong Kong Sichuan, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Hong Kong, Dragonair, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Xinhua, Shenzhen ¥1,077
Ningbo to Hong Kong Sichuan, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Hong Kong, Dragonair, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Hong Kong Express, Shenzhen ¥1,176
Wuxi to Hong Kong Sichuan, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Hong Kong, Dragonair, Xiamen, China Eastern, Hong Kong Express, Shenzhen ¥1,077
Hangzhou to Macau Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Air Macau, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥1,255
Yiwu to Hong Kong Sichuan, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Hong Kong, Dragonair, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shenzhen ¥611
Nanjing to Macau Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Air Macau, Shandong, Xinhua, Shenzhen ¥1,458
Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Guangzhou, CN, China, from ¥359 Round trip from SHA to CAN