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Flights from Shanghai to Guangzhou, China Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 2:24 AM

Shanghai to Guangzhou Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 2:24 AM

We've scanned 23,629,223,180 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Shanghai to Guangzhou. China Southern & China Eastern frequently offer the best deals on Shanghai to Guangzhou flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

China Southern
SHACAN
Wed 1/4
1 stop
CANSHA
Wed 1/11
1 stop
CN¥2,549
Select
China Eastern
SHACAN
Thu 11/24
nonstop
CANSHA
Wed 11/30
nonstop
CN¥2,602
Select
China Eastern
SHACAN
Fri 12/23
nonstop
CANSHA
Tue 12/27
nonstop
CN¥2,602
Select
China Eastern
SHACAN
Sat 12/24
nonstop
CANSHA
Tue 12/27
nonstop
CN¥2,602
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China Eastern
SHACAN
Wed 12/28
nonstop
CANSHA
Sat 12/31
nonstop
CN¥2,602
Select
Shenzhen
SHACAN
Fri 9/30
nonstop
CANSHA
Wed 10/5
nonstop
CN¥2,602
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Shenzhen
SHACAN
Sat 10/1
nonstop
CANSHA
Sat 10/8
nonstop
CN¥2,602
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Shenzhen
SHACAN
Sat 10/1
nonstop
CANSHA
Fri 10/7
nonstop
CN¥2,602
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Shenzhen
SHACAN
Sun 10/2
nonstop
CANSHA
Sun 10/9
nonstop
CN¥2,602
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Shenzhen
SHACAN
Sun 10/2
nonstop
CANSHA
Wed 10/5
nonstop
CN¥2,602
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Shanghai
SHACAN
Tue 12/20
nonstop
CANSHA
Fri 1/6
nonstop
CN¥2,662
Select
Shanghai
SHACAN
Sat 12/24
nonstop
CANSHA
Tue 12/27
nonstop
CN¥2,662
Select
Air China
SHACAN
Fri 9/30
nonstop
CANSHA
Wed 10/5
nonstop
CN¥2,729
Select
Air China
SHACAN
Mon 10/3
nonstop
CANSHA
Wed 10/5
nonstop
CN¥2,729
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Air China
SHACAN
Wed 10/5
nonstop
CANSHA
Thu 10/6
nonstop
CN¥2,729
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Air China
SHACAN
Mon 10/10
nonstop
CANSHA
Mon 10/17
nonstop
CN¥2,729
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Air China
SHACAN
Sat 10/15
nonstop
CANSHA
Mon 10/17
nonstop
CN¥2,729
Select
Hainan
SHACAN
Fri 9/30
nonstop
CANSHA
Wed 10/5
nonstop
CN¥3,083
Select
Hainan
SHACAN
Sat 10/1
nonstop
CANSHA
Fri 10/7
nonstop
CN¥3,083
Select
Hainan
SHACAN
Sat 10/1
nonstop
CANSHA
Sat 10/8
nonstop
CN¥3,083
Select
Hainan
SHACAN
Sun 10/2
nonstop
CANSHA
Sun 10/9
nonstop
CN¥3,083
Select
Hainan
SHACAN
Sun 10/2
nonstop
CANSHA
Wed 10/5
nonstop
CN¥3,083
Select

How Much is a Flight from Shanghai to Guangzhou?

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 CN¥2,602.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Guangzhou?

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 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 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 Shanghai to Guangzhou?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days CN¥2,602 CN¥2,669
7-14 days CN¥2,602 CN¥2,669
14-21 days CN¥2,602 CN¥2,669
21-30 days CN¥2,602 CN¥2,669
30-60 days CN¥2,602 CN¥2,649
60-90 days CN¥2,602 CN¥2,649
90+ days CN¥2,602 CN¥2,549

Cheapest Day To Fly from Shanghai to Guangzhou

We've examined 23,636,053,052 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Shanghai to Guangzhou is Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
CN¥2,602 CN¥2,602 CN¥2,602 CN¥2,602 CN¥2,602 CN¥2,602 CN¥2,602

Compare Flight Prices from Shanghai to Guangzhou 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 Shanghai to Guangzhou flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Shanghai Guangzhou Shenzhen 9/30/16 10/5/16 0 CN¥2,602
October Shanghai Guangzhou Shenzhen 10/1/16 10/7/16 0 CN¥2,602
November Shanghai Guangzhou China Eastern 11/24/16 11/30/16 0 CN¥2,602
December Shanghai Guangzhou China Eastern 12/23/16 12/27/16 0 CN¥2,602
January Shanghai Guangzhou China Southern 1/4/17 1/11/17 1 CN¥2,549
March Shanghai Guangzhou China Southern 3/23/17 3/30/17 1 CN¥2,549
July Shanghai Guangzhou Air China 7/20/17 8/2/17 0 CN¥2,803

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Shanghai to Guangzhou

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
CN¥2,662
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
CN¥2,662 CN¥2,662
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
CN¥2,662 CN¥2,662
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
CN¥2,662 CN¥2,602
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
CN¥2,602

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Shanghai to Guangzhou

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 Shanghai to Guangzhou is CN¥3,436.

The average price for direct flights from Shanghai to Guangzhou is CN¥2,756.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Shanghai to Guangzhou - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Spring 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 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 20:55
Shanghai 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 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 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 10:30 22:50

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Shanghai to Guangzhou

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 not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Shanghai to Guangzhou is CN¥2,756.

Shanghai to Guangzhou Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Shanghai to Guangzhou?
Answer: The average Shanghai to Guangzhou flight time is 2 hours and 26 minutes.
Question: How far is Guangzhou from Shanghai?
Answer: The distance from Shanghai to Guangzhou is 1,174 kilometers (730 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Shanghai to Guangzhou?
Answer: There are 287 direct flights from Shanghai to Guangzhou.
Question: What are the most popular Shanghai airlines for direct flights from Shanghai to Guangzhou?
Answer: China Southern Airlines provides 31% of the non-stop flights between Shanghai and Guangzhou.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Shanghai to Guangzhou?
Answer: Taipei, TW

Airlines in Shanghai flying to Guangzhou Last modified: Sep 25, 2016 2:24 AMNumber of routes searched: 192Number of itineraries searched: 60,366

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

Shanghai to Guangzhou
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Air China -
Cathay HKG
China Eastern KOW
Sichuan CTU
JAL KIX
Sichuan CKG
Vietnam SGN
Air China KHN
EVA Air TPE
Air China JDZ
China Southern ICN
Asiana PUS
EVA Air KHH
Air China JJN
Air China TSN
China Southern CGQ
China Southern DLC
China Southern HAK
China Southern KWE
China Eastern ZHA
China Eastern AQG
China Eastern HET
China Eastern TXN
Sichuan HRB
Cebu Pacific MNL
Hainan WEF
Hainan TYN
Capital Airlines LJG
Vietnam HAN

Shanghai to Guangzhou Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Shanghai and Guangzhou. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

Farecompare Research Tools

FareCompare's Flight Schedule Search Tool helps you find information about airline schedule filings, including flight numbers, depart times, and travel distance.

Cheap Domestic Flights from Shanghai - SHA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Shanghai to Shenzhen Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shenzhen CN¥1,969
Flights from Shanghai to Guilin Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CN¥2,222
Flights from Shanghai to Zhuhai Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CN¥2,969

Cheap International Flights from Shanghai - SHA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Shanghai to Hong Kong EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hong Kong, Dragonair, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana CN¥941
Flights from Shanghai to Macau EVA Air, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air Macau, Asiana, Shenzhen CN¥1,335
Flights from Shanghai to Bangkok Sichuan, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hong Kong, JAL, Korean, Lufthansa, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air Macau, Asiana, Philippine, Thai, Srilankan, Vietnam, Mesaba, Shenzhen CN¥1,355
Flights from Shanghai to Taipei UNI Air, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, TransAsia, Juneyao, Hainan, JAL, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Singapore, Thai CN¥1,095
Flights from Shanghai to Manila Cebu Pacific, Alitalia, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, JAL, Dragonair, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, AirAsia Zest CN¥1,502
Flights from Shanghai to Tokyo British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, JAL, Korean, Lufthansa, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Thai, Shenzhen CN¥1,281
Flights from Shanghai to Seoul Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, JAL, Korean, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Shenzhen CN¥1,782
Flights from Shanghai to Hanoi Alitalia, EVA Air, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Hong Kong, JAL, Dragonair, Korean, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Asiana, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, Vietnam CN¥1,889
Flights from Shanghai to Ho Chi Minh City EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, JAL, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, Vietnam CN¥1,635

Cheap Domestic Flights to Guangzhou - CAN

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Hangzhou to Guangzhou Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shenzhen CN¥1,722
Flights from Yiwu to Guangzhou China Southern, China Eastern CN¥2,462
Flights from Ningbo to Guangzhou Air China, China Southern, Hainan, China Eastern, Shenzhen CN¥2,482
Flights from Nanjing to Guangzhou Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shenzhen CN¥2,602
Flights from Wuxi to Guangzhou Air China, China Southern, China Eastern, Shenzhen Check Dates
Flights from Changzhou to Guangzhou Air China, China Southern, China Eastern, Shenzhen Check Dates
Flights from Zhoushan to Guangzhou Air China, China Southern, Shenzhen Check Dates
Flights from Hangzhou to Shenzhen Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shenzhen CN¥2,616
Flights from Nanjing to Shenzhen Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shenzhen CN¥3,029
Flights from Ningbo to Shenzhen China Southern, Hainan, China Eastern CN¥2,682
Flights from Wuxi to Shenzhen Air China, China Southern, China Eastern, Shenzhen CN¥2,903

Cheap International Flights to Guangzhou - CAN

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Hangzhou to Hong Kong Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Hong Kong, Dragonair, Xiamen, China Eastern CN¥1,195
Flights from Nanjing to Hong Kong Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Hong Kong, Dragonair, Xiamen, China Eastern CN¥848
Flights from Ningbo to Hong Kong Cathay, Dragonair, China Eastern, Hong Kong Express CN¥948
Flights from Wuxi to Hong Kong Air China, China Airlines, China Southern, China Eastern, Hong Kong Express CN¥1,248
Flights from Hangzhou to Macau EVA Air, Air China, China Southern, Xiamen, Air Macau CN¥1,015
Flights from Yiwu to Hong Kong Air China, China Southern, China Eastern CN¥828
Flights from Nanjing to Macau Air China, China Eastern, Air Macau, Shenzhen CN¥1,335
Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Guangzhou