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Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Guangzhou, CN, China - SHA to CAN Last modified: Jun 30, 2016 1:41 AM

Popular flights from Shanghai to Guangzhou Last modified: Jun 30, 2016 1:41 AM

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.

China Eastern
SHACAN
Thu 10/20
1 stop
CANSHA
Sun 10/23
1 stop
CNY2,442
Select
Shenzhen
SHACAN
Fri 7/15
nonstop
CANSHA
Sat 7/16
nonstop
CNY2,575
Select
Air China
SHACAN
Fri 7/15
nonstop
CANSHA
Sat 7/16
nonstop
CNY2,701
Select
Shanghai
SHACAN
Thu 10/27
nonstop
CANSHA
Thu 11/3
nonstop
CNY2,734
Select
China Southern
SHACAN
Fri 7/1
nonstop
CANSHA
Mon 7/4
nonstop
CNY2,801
Select
China Southern
SHACAN
Fri 7/1
nonstop
CANSHA
Tue 7/5
nonstop
CNY2,801
Select
China Southern
SHACAN
Thu 7/7
nonstop
CANSHA
Mon 7/11
nonstop
CNY2,801
Select
China Southern
SHACAN
Fri 7/8
nonstop
CANSHA
Mon 7/11
nonstop
CNY2,801
Select
China Southern
SHACAN
Sat 7/9
nonstop
CANSHA
Mon 7/11
nonstop
CNY2,801
Select
Hainan
SHACAN
Fri 7/1
nonstop
CANSHA
Tue 7/5
nonstop
CNY2,801
Select
Hainan
SHACAN
Fri 7/1
nonstop
CANSHA
Mon 7/4
nonstop
CNY2,801
Select
Hainan
SHACAN
Thu 7/7
nonstop
CANSHA
Mon 7/11
nonstop
CNY2,801
Select
Hainan
SHACAN
Fri 7/8
nonstop
CANSHA
Mon 7/11
nonstop
CNY2,801
Select
Hainan
SHACAN
Sat 7/9
nonstop
CANSHA
Mon 7/11
nonstop
CNY2,801
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Sichuan
SHACAN
Thu 6/30
1 stop
CANSHA
Thu 7/14
1 stop
CNY3,406
Select
Xiamen
SHACAN
Mon 7/4
1 stop
CANSHA
Wed 7/6
1 stop
CNY3,486
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Shandong
SHACAN
Sat 7/30
1 stop
CANSHA
Sat 8/6
1 stop
CNY4,856
Select
Capital Airlines
SHACAN
Thu 6/30
1 stop
CANSHA
Thu 7/14
1 stop
CNY9,612
Select
Capital Airlines
SHACAN
Sat 7/23
1 stop
CANSHA
Mon 8/8
1 stop
CNY9,612
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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 CNY2,648.

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 CNY2,661 CNY2,808
7-14 days CNY2,661 CNY2,675
14-21 days CNY2,575 CNY2,801
21-30 days CNY2,581 CNY2,675
30-60 days CNY2,581 CNY2,648
60-90 days CNY2,695 CNY2,721
90+ days CNY2,482 CNY2,442

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
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
CNY2,661
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
CNY2,661 CNY2,661
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
CNY2,661
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
CNY2,581
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
CNY2,581

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 CNY3,972.

The average price for non-stop flights from Shanghai to Guangzhou is CNY2,748.

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 20:55
Shanghai 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 07:30 21:15
Juneyao 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 22:20 22:45
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

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 CNY1,890.

The average price for round trip flights from Shanghai to Guangzhou is CNY3,167.

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 297 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 30% of the non-stop flights between Shanghai and Guangzhou.

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 CNY2,548
Shanghai to Guilin Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY2,608
Shanghai to Zhuhai Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY2,714

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 CNY1,224
Shanghai to Macau Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Air Macau, Shandong, Xinhua, Shenzhen CNY1,198
Shanghai to Bangkok Sichuan, Spring, Air China, China Southern, Thai AirAsia, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Xiamen, China Eastern, Orient Thai, Bangkok, Shandong, Thai, Srilankan, Mesaba, Xinhua, Shenzhen CNY1,604
Shanghai to Taipei Sichuan, Mandarin, UNI Air, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, China Southern, Shanghai, TransAsia, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY1,357
Shanghai to Manila Sichuan, Cebu Pacific, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Philippine, Shandong, AirAsia Zest, Shenzhen CNY1,544
Shanghai to Tokyo Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Jetstar Japan, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, JAL, Vanilla, Xiamen, Peach, China Eastern, All Nippon, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY1,863
Shanghai to Seoul Sichuan, Air Busan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Eastar Jet, Shenzhen CNY1,823
Shanghai to Hanoi Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Vietjet, Vietnam, Xinhua, Shenzhen CNY1,923
Shanghai to Ho Chi Minh City Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Vietjet, Vietnam, Xinhua, Shenzhen CNY1,743

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 CNY2,202
Yiwu to Guangzhou Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY2,455
Ningbo to Guangzhou Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY2,448
Nanjing to Guangzhou Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY2,568
Wuxi to Guangzhou Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY2,901
Changzhou to Guangzhou Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shenzhen Check Dates
Zhoushan to Guangzhou Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen Check Dates
Hangzhou to Shenzhen Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY2,621
Nanjing to Shenzhen Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY3,034
Ningbo to Shenzhen Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY2,681
Wuxi to Shenzhen Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY2,867

Cheap International Flights to Guangzhou - CAN

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Hangzhou to Hong Kong Sichuan, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Hong Kong, Dragonair, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY1,151
Nanjing to Hong Kong Sichuan, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Hong Kong, Dragonair, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Hong Kong Express, Xinhua, Shenzhen CNY1,151
Ningbo to Hong Kong Sichuan, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Hong Kong, Dragonair, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Hong Kong Express, Shenzhen CNY1,211
Wuxi to Hong Kong Sichuan, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Hong Kong, Dragonair, Xiamen, China Eastern, Hong Kong Express, Shenzhen CNY1,151
Hangzhou to Macau Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Air Macau, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY1,244
Yiwu to Hong Kong Sichuan, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Hong Kong, Dragonair, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen CNY706
Nanjing to Macau Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Air Macau, Shandong, Xinhua, Shenzhen CNY1,530
Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Guangzhou, CN, China, from CNY2,442 Round trip from SHA to CAN