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Flights from Shanghai to Sydney, Australia Last modified: Sep 30, 2016 3:17 -04:00

Shanghai to Sydney Last modified: Sep 30, 2016 3:17 -04:00

We've scanned 26,216,477,370 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Shanghai to Sydney. China Southern & Sichuan frequently offer the best deals on Shanghai to Sydney flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

China Southern
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Sun 10/30
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Mon 11/7
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Sichuan
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Mon 11/28
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Fri 12/2
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CN¥2,735
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Sichuan
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Mon 11/28
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CN¥2,735
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Sichuan
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Thu 12/1
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Tue 12/6
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CN¥2,735
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Sichuan
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CN¥2,735
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Sichuan
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Mon 12/19
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CN¥2,735
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Hainan
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Fri 11/4
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Thu 11/17
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CN¥2,742
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China Eastern
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Sat 12/31
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Fri 1/20
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CN¥3,109
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Philippine
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CN¥3,135
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Philippine
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CN¥3,135
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Philippine
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Tue 11/22
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CN¥3,135
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Xiamen
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Fri 11/18
1 stop
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Sat 11/26
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CN¥3,369
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Air China
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Sat 11/19
nonstop
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Fri 11/25
nonstop
CN¥3,936
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Air China
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Sat 11/19
nonstop
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Fri 12/2
nonstop
CN¥3,936
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Air China
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Tue 11/22
nonstop
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nonstop
CN¥3,936
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Air China
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Thu 11/24
nonstop
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nonstop
CN¥3,936
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Air China
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CN¥3,936
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Vietnam
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Mon 10/24
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Sat 10/29
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CN¥4,129
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Qantas
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Tue 11/29
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Thu 12/1
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CN¥4,583
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Qantas
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CN¥4,583
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Qantas
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CN¥4,583
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Qantas
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Sun 12/18
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CN¥4,583
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Qantas
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CN¥4,583
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All Nippon
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Wed 11/16
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CN¥4,603
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Malaysia
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CN¥4,723
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Malaysia
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CN¥4,723
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Malaysia
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Malaysia
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Malaysia
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CN¥4,723
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Korean
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CN¥4,930
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Korean
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Korean
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Korean
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Korean
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Jetstar
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CN¥5,530
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Asiana
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CN¥7,124
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Singapore
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CN¥8,578
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Thai
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CN¥9,545
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Thai
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Thai
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CN¥9,545
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Thai
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CN¥9,545
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Thai
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CN¥9,545
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China Airlines
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CN¥11,946
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Air New Zealand
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CN¥14,554
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Air New Zealand
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CN¥14,554
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Cathay
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CN¥19,890
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JAL
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JAL
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British Airways
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CN¥28,088
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How Much is a Flight from Shanghai to Sydney?

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¥2,682.

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 thinking 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?

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¥4,916 CN¥4,863
7-14 days CN¥5,457 CN¥3,149
14-21 days CN¥4,416 CN¥3,149
21-30 days CN¥4,416 CN¥2,662
30-60 days CN¥3,929 CN¥2,662
60-90 days CN¥3,929 CN¥2,682
90+ days CN¥3,942 CN¥2,682

Cheapest Day To Fly from Shanghai to Sydney

We've examined 26,224,294,390 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 Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
CN¥2,682 CN¥2,682 CN¥2,682 CN¥2,682 CN¥2,682 CN¥2,682 CN¥2,662

Compare Flight Prices from Shanghai to Sydney 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 Sydney flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Shanghai Sydney Singapore 9/30/16 10/3/16 1 CN¥23,652
October Shanghai Sydney China Southern 10/30/16 11/7/16 1 CN¥2,662
November Shanghai Sydney China Southern 11/1/16 11/8/16 1 CN¥2,682
December Shanghai Sydney China Southern 12/8/16 12/27/16 1 CN¥2,682
January Shanghai Sydney China Southern 1/1/17 1/12/17 1 CN¥3,416
February Shanghai Sydney Philippine 2/17/17 2/27/17 1 CN¥3,135
March Shanghai Sydney China Southern 3/8/17 3/24/17 1 CN¥2,682
April Shanghai Sydney China Southern 4/1/17 4/10/17 1 CN¥2,682

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Shanghai to Sydney

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
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
CN¥5,990
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
CN¥5,990 CN¥3,589
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
CN¥3,589 CN¥3,662
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
CN¥3,662 CN¥2,682
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
CN¥2,682 CN¥2,682
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
CN¥2,682

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Shanghai to Sydney

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¥4,850.

The average price for direct flights from Shanghai to Sydney is CN¥4,776.

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 1 1 2 1 2 1 1 00:15 20:20
Qantas 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 19:55 19:55

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Shanghai to Sydney

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 CN¥3,916.

The average price for round trip flights from Shanghai to Sydney is CN¥4,850.

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 35 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 19 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 47% 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: Sep 30, 2016 3:17 -04:00Number of routes searched: 172Number of itineraries searched: 5,631,724

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
Emirates DXB
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
All Nippon HND
Air New Zealand AKL
Asiana ICN
Philippine MNL
Qantas MEL
Singapore SIN
Thai BKK
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.

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 International Flights from Shanghai - SHA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Shanghai to Melbourne Sichuan, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, AirAsia X, Hainan, JAL, Lufthansa, Swiss, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, Thai, Vietnam CN¥2,669
Flights from Shanghai to Brisbane British Airways, EVA Air, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, JAL, Korean, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Singapore, Thai CN¥3,609
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¥1,274
Flights from Shanghai to Bangkok Sichuan, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Hong Kong, JAL, Korean, Lufthansa, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air Macau, Asiana, Philippine, Thai, Srilankan, Vietnam, Mesaba, Shenzhen CN¥1,161
Flights from Shanghai to Auckland British Airways, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Hong Kong, JAL, Korean, Lufthansa, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air New Zealand, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, Thai, United CN¥3,949
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, Singapore, Thai, AirAsia Zest CN¥1,501
Flights from Shanghai to Canberra China Southern, China Eastern, Qantas, Singapore CN¥5,517
Flights from Shanghai to Denpasar Bali Royal Brunei, EVA Air, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Garuda, Hong Kong, JAL, Dragonair, Korean, Lufthansa, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, Thai CN¥2,488
Flights from Shanghai to Seoul Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, JAL, Korean, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Shenzhen CN¥1,775
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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, Singapore, Thai CN¥1,101
Flights from Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur Alitalia, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, AirAsia X, Shanghai, JAL, Dragonair, Korean, Lufthansa, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Philippine, Singapore, Thai, Srilankan, Vietnam CN¥1,675
Flights from Shanghai to Gold Coast China Southern, Hong Kong, JAL, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Singapore CN¥5,070
Flights from Shanghai to Singapore Sichuan, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, JAL, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, Thai, Shenzhen CN¥1,801
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
Flights from Shanghai to Adelaide Cathay, China Southern, Malaysia, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Singapore CN¥4,003
Flights from Shanghai to Jakarta Alitalia, British Airways, Royal Brunei, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Garuda, JAL, Korean, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, Srilankan CN¥2,415
Flights from Shanghai to Phuket Sichuan, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, JAL, Dragonair, Korean, Lufthansa, China Eastern, Austrian, Asiana, Singapore, Thai, Shenzhen CN¥1,775
Flights from Shanghai to London Air Berlin, Air France, Air India, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Emirates, Ethiopian, Hainan, Iberia, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Asiana, Qatar, SAS, Aeroflot, Thai, Turkish, United, Srilankan, Vietnam, Virgin Atlantic CN¥3,682
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¥948
Flights from Shanghai to Osaka British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, JAL, Korean, Lufthansa, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air Macau, Asiana, Shandong, Thai, Shenzhen CN¥1,254
Flights from Shanghai to Christchurch Air China, China Airlines, China Southern, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Singapore, Thai CN¥3,836

Cheap International Flights to Sydney - SYD

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Nanjing to Sydney Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Qantas CN¥2,322
Flights from Hangzhou to Sydney Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana CN¥2,388
Flights from Ningbo to Sydney Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern CN¥2,648
Flights from Changzhou to Sydney Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, China Eastern CN¥3,662
Flights from Wuxi to Sydney Air China, China Southern, China Eastern CN¥5,390
Flights from Nanjing to Melbourne Sichuan, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Hainan, JAL, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas CN¥2,435
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