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Flights from Shanghai to Guangzhou, China

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Shanghai to Guangzhou Last modified: Feb 22, 2017 2:58 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 28,784,057,981 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Guangzhou. China Eastern & Shanghai frequently offer the best deals to Guangzhou flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

China Eastern
SHACAN
Fri 3/10
nonstop
CANSHA
Sun 3/12
nonstop
CN¥2,100
Shanghai
SHACAN
Fri 3/10
nonstop
CANSHA
Sun 3/12
nonstop
CN¥2,100
Air China
SHACAN
Fri 3/10
nonstop
CANSHA
Sun 3/12
nonstop
CN¥2,231
China Southern
SHACAN
Sun 4/9
1 stop
CANSHA
Wed 4/19
1 stop
CN¥2,568
Shenzhen
SHACAN
Wed 3/1
nonstop
CANSHA
Tue 3/7
nonstop
CN¥2,610
Hainan
SHACAN
Mon 3/27
nonstop
CANSHA
Fri 3/31
nonstop
CN¥3,085

How Much is a Flight from Shanghai to Guangzhou? 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 Shanghai to Guangzhou, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be CN¥2,555.

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 think 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? 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 Shanghai to Guangzhou.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days CN¥2,679 CN¥3,050
7-14 days CN¥2,610 CN¥2,658
14-21 days CN¥2,100 CN¥3,815
21-30 days CN¥2,624 CN¥2,913
30-60 days CN¥2,679 CN¥2,568
60-90 days CN¥2,809 CN¥2,940
90+ days CN¥2,741 CN¥2,555

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

We've examined 28,802,179,682 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 Friday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
CN¥2,658CN¥2,658CN¥2,610CN¥2,624CN¥2,100CN¥2,624CN¥2,568

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
February Shanghai Guangzhou China Eastern 2/27/17 2/28/17 0 CN¥2,679
March Shanghai Guangzhou Shanghai 3/10/17 3/12/17 0 CN¥2,100
April Shanghai Guangzhou China Southern 4/9/17 4/19/17 1 CN¥2,568
May Shanghai Guangzhou Air China 5/19/17 5/24/17 0 CN¥2,809
June Shanghai Guangzhou Air China 6/22/17 6/28/17 0 CN¥2,809
July Shanghai Guangzhou China Eastern 7/6/17 7/9/17 0 CN¥2,809
August Shanghai Guangzhou China Southern 8/22/17 8/29/17 1 CN¥2,555
September Shanghai Guangzhou China Southern 9/30/17 10/10/17 0 CN¥2,809

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
26 27 28 1 2 3 4
CN¥2,741
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
CN¥2,741 CN¥2,100
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
CN¥2,100 CN¥2,624
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
CN¥2,624 CN¥2,679
26 27 28 29 30 31 1
CN¥2,679

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Shanghai to Guangzhou 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 Shanghai to Guangzhou is CN¥2,789.

The average price for direct flights from Shanghai to Guangzhou is CN¥2,768.

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 07:25 22:00
Air China 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 12:40 19:50
China Southern 13 13 13 13 13 13 13 08:50 20:55
Shanghai 10 10 10 10 10 10 9 08:30 22:30
Juneyao 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 22:10 22:10
Hainan 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 11:55 19:40
China Eastern 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 07:30 19:30

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Shanghai to Guangzhou 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 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¥2,658.

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 37 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 286 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: Feb 22, 2017 2:58 -05:00Number of routes searched: 172Number of itineraries searched: 76,567

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
Spring -
Air China -
China Southern -
Shanghai -
Juneyao -
Hainan -
China Eastern -
Shenzhen -
Sichuan CKG
Sichuan CTU
EVA Air KHH
EVA Air TPE
Air China CGQ
Air China CKG
Air China CTU
Air China HAK
China Airlines TPE
Cathay HKG
China Southern CGO
China Southern CGQ
China Southern CSX
China Southern CTU
Hainan HAK
Hainan PEK
Hainan TYN
Hainan XIY
Capital Airlines LJG
JAL HND
JAL KIX
Angkor Air PNH
Angkor Air REP
Dragonair HKG
Korean ICN
Xiamen JJN
Xiamen FOC
Xiamen XMN
China Eastern CGO
China Eastern CSX
China Eastern CTU
China Eastern HFE
All Nippon HND
All Nippon NRT
Asiana ICN
Asiana PUS
Philippine MNL
Shandong TAO
Shandong TNA
Shandong XMN
Shandong YNT
Thai BKK
Vietnam HAN
Vietnam SGN
Shenzhen CKG
Shenzhen CTU
Shenzhen HAK
Shenzhen JJN

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.

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Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Guangzhou