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Flights from Shanghai to Sydney, Australia Last modified: Jan 20, 2017 2:57 -05:00

Shanghai to Sydney Last modified: Jan 20, 2017 2:57 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 31,166,420,374 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Sydney. Sichuan & China Southern frequently offer the best deals to Sydney flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Sichuan
SHASYD
Mon 4/10
1 stop
SYDSHA
Fri 4/14
1 stop
CN¥2,673
China Southern
SHASYD
Fri 5/5
1 stop
SYDSHA
Sun 5/21
1 stop
CN¥2,680
Hainan
SHASYD
Fri 3/10
1 stop
SYDSHA
Tue 3/21
1 stop
CN¥2,741
China Eastern
SHASYD
Fri 4/28
1 stop
SYDSHA
Tue 5/9
1 stop
CN¥3,454
Xiamen
SHASYD
Sun 3/12
1 stop
SYDSHA
Fri 3/24
1 stop
CN¥3,632
Vietnam
SHASYD
Tue 3/14
1 stop
SYDSHA
Sat 3/18
1 stop
CN¥4,016

How Much is a Flight from Shanghai to Sydney? 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 Sydney, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be CN¥2,700.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Sydney?

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 Sydney 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 Sydney? 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 Sydney.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days CN¥11,793 CN¥9,059
7-14 days CN¥9,223 CN¥6,777
14-21 days CN¥8,422 CN¥4,763
21-30 days CN¥4,941 CN¥3,947
30-60 days CN¥4,632 CN¥2,693
60-90 days CN¥4,632 CN¥2,673
90+ days CN¥4,454 CN¥2,673

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

We've examined 31,176,118,170 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Shanghai to Sydney is Monday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
CN¥2,673 CN¥2,700 CN¥2,700 CN¥2,693 CN¥2,693 CN¥2,700 CN¥2,700

Compare Flight Prices from Shanghai to Sydney 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 Sydney flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
January Shanghai Sydney Vietnam 1/27/17 2/12/17 1 CN¥8,929
February Shanghai Sydney Hainan 2/27/17 3/4/17 1 CN¥3,077
March Shanghai Sydney Sichuan 3/13/17 3/21/17 1 CN¥2,693
April Shanghai Sydney Sichuan 4/10/17 4/14/17 1 CN¥2,673
May Shanghai Sydney Sichuan 5/1/17 5/5/17 1 CN¥2,673
June Shanghai Sydney Sichuan 6/5/17 6/13/17 1 CN¥2,673
July Shanghai Sydney China Southern 7/2/17 7/16/17 1 CN¥2,680
August Shanghai Sydney China Southern 8/11/17 8/26/17 1 CN¥2,700

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
CN¥9,538
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
CN¥9,538 CN¥7,257
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
CN¥7,257 CN¥5,455
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
CN¥5,455 CN¥3,961
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
CN¥3,961 CN¥3,947
26 27 28 1 2 3 4
CN¥3,947

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Shanghai to Sydney 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 Sydney is CN¥3,954.

The average price for direct flights from Shanghai to Sydney is CN¥5,379.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Shanghai to Sydney - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Air China 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 19:35 19:35
China Eastern 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 00:15 20:20
Qantas 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 20:05 20:05

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Shanghai to Sydney 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 Sydney. 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 Sydney is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Shanghai to Sydney is CN¥3,653.

Shanghai to Sydney Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Shanghai to Sydney?
Answer: The average Shanghai to Sydney flight time is 10 hours and 36 minutes.
Question: How far is Sydney from Shanghai?
Answer: The distance from Shanghai to Sydney is 7,858 kilometers (4,883 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Shanghai to Sydney?
Answer: There are 23 direct flights from Shanghai to Sydney.
Question: What are the most popular Shanghai airlines for direct flights from Shanghai to Sydney?
Answer: China Eastern Airlines provides 56% of the non-stop flights between Shanghai and Sydney.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Shanghai to Sydney?
Answer: Hong Kong, HK

Airlines in Shanghai flying to Sydney Last modified: Jan 20, 2017 2:57 -05:00Number of routes searched: 212Number of itineraries searched: 5,050,973

Wondering which airlines fly out of Shanghai to Sydney? We've gathered the average price of Shanghai airlines with flights to Sydney. 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 Sydney
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Air China -
China Eastern -
Qantas -
Sichuan CKG
Air Canada YVR
Air India DEL
British Airways LHR
Air China CTU
Air China PEK
China Airlines TPE
Cathay HKG
China Southern CAN
China Southern SZX
AirAsia X KUL
Etihad AUH
Garuda CGK
Garuda DPS
Hainan CSX
Hainan XIY
JAL NRT
Korean ICN
Xiamen FOC
Xiamen XMN
Malaysia KUL
China Eastern KMG
China Eastern NKG
China Eastern PEK
China Eastern WUH
All Nippon HND
Air New Zealand AKL
Asiana ICN
Philippine MNL
Qantas BNE
Qantas MEL
Singapore SIN
Thai BKK
Vietnam HAN
Vietnam SGN

Shanghai to Sydney Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Shanghai and Sydney. 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 International Flights to Sydney - SYD Last modified: Jan 20, 2017 2:57 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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