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Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Sydney, AU, Australia - SHA to SYD Last modified: 2016-5-28 上午1:50

Popular flights from Shanghai to Sydney Last modified: 2016-5-28 上午1:50

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.

Air China
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
2016-8-25 2016-9-2 ¥3,877
2016-8-27 2016-9-9 ¥3,877
2016-8-30 2016-9-9 ¥3,877
2016-8-30 2016-9-16 ¥3,877
2016-9-3 2016-9-13 ¥3,877
China Eastern Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
2016-8-22 2016-9-6 ¥3,969
2016-8-23 2016-9-2 ¥3,969
2016-8-25 2016-9-9 ¥3,969
2016-8-26 2016-9-2 ¥3,969
2016-8-27 2016-9-6 ¥3,969
China Southern Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
2016-5-29 2016-6-4 ¥3,136
2016-6-1 2016-6-9 ¥3,136
2016-6-1 2016-6-11 ¥3,136
2016-6-1 2016-6-13 ¥3,136
2016-6-1 2016-6-16 ¥3,136
Qantas Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
2016-8-14 2016-8-19 ¥5,333
2016-8-14 2016-8-24 ¥5,333
2016-8-14 2016-8-25 ¥5,333
2016-8-14 2016-8-29 ¥5,333
2016-8-15 2016-8-18 ¥5,333
Shanghai Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
2016-8-23 2016-8-30 ¥7,058
Sichuan Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
2016-6-20 2016-7-5 ¥3,136
2016-8-22 2016-9-6 ¥3,136
2016-8-25 2016-9-2 ¥3,136
2016-8-25 2016-9-9 ¥3,136
2016-8-29 2016-9-2 ¥3,136
Xiamen Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
2016-5-29 2016-6-2 ¥3,182
2016-5-29 2016-6-3 ¥3,182
2016-5-29 2016-6-8 ¥3,182
2016-5-30 2016-6-2 ¥3,182
2016-5-30 2016-6-3 ¥3,182

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Shanghai to Sydney (SHA to SYD)?

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 ¥3,136.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Shanghai to Sydney (SHA to SYD)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane 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 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 Sydney

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance a flight from Shanghai to Sydney should be booked.

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days ¥4,808 ¥3,136
7-14 days ¥4,808 ¥3,136
14-21 days ¥4,808 ¥3,136
21-30 days ¥4,808 ¥3,136
30-60 days ¥4,808 ¥3,136
60-90 days ¥4,611 ¥3,136
90+ days ¥4,611 ¥3,136

Cheapest Day To Fly from Shanghai to Sydney

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding the cheapest days to fly from Shanghai to Sydney.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
¥3,136 ¥3,136 ¥3,136 ¥3,136 ¥3,136 ¥3,136 ¥3,136

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Shanghai to Sydney

The chart below shows the lowest fare by month when flying from Shanghai to Sydney.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
May Shanghai Sydney China Southern 16-5-29 16-6-4 1 ¥3,136
June Shanghai Sydney Sichuan 16-6-20 16-7-5 1 ¥3,136
July Shanghai Sydney Sichuan 16-7-4 16-7-12 1 ¥4,211
August Shanghai Sydney Sichuan 16-8-22 16-9-6 1 ¥3,136
September Shanghai Sydney Sichuan 16-9-1 16-9-6 1 ¥3,136
October Shanghai Sydney China Southern 16-10-11 16-10-20 1 ¥3,136
November Shanghai Sydney China Southern 16-11-1 16-11-7 1 ¥3,136
December Shanghai Sydney China Southern 16-12-22 17-1-9 1 ¥3,136

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from Shanghai to Sydney

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 Sydney.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
¥4,808
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
¥4,808 ¥4,808
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
¥4,808 ¥6,140
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
¥6,140 ¥9,032
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
¥9,032 ¥6,920
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
¥6,920

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Shanghai to Sydney (SHA to SYD)

Your Shanghai to Sydney 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 Sydney is ¥4,336.

The average price for non-stop flights from Shanghai to Sydney is ¥4,913.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Shanghai to Sydney
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Air China 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 19:35 19:35
China Eastern 1 1 2 1 2 1 2 00:15 20:20
Qantas 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 19:55 19:55

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Shanghai to Sydney (SHA to SYD)

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 ¥6,126.

The average price for round trip flights from Shanghai to Sydney is ¥4,310.

Shanghai to Sydney Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Shanghai to Sydney?
Answer: The average Shanghai to Sydney flight time is 10 hours and 34 minutes.
Question: How many kilometers are there between Shanghai and Sydney?
Answer: The distance from Shanghai to Sydney is 7858 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from Shanghai to Sydney?
Answer: There are 20 direct flights from Shanghai to Sydney.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Shanghai to Sydney?
Answer: China Eastern Airlines provides 50% of the non-stop flights between Shanghai and Sydney.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Shanghai to Sydney?
Answer: Guangzhou, CN

Airlines Flying from Shanghai to Sydney (SHA to SYD) Number of flights searched: 248Last modified: 2016-5-28 上午1:50

Below are the different airlines that fly from Shanghai to Sydney with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from Shanghai to Sydney.

Shanghai to Sydney
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Sichuan CKG X X
Air China - X X X
Air China PEK X X X X
China Airlines TPE X X X X
Cathay HKG X X X X X X X
China Southern CAN X X X X X X X
Garuda CGK X X X X X X
JAL NRT X X X X X X X
JAL NGO / NRT X X X X X X X
Korean ICN X X X X X X X
Xiamen FOC X X X X X X X
Malaysia KUL X X X X X X X
China Eastern - X X X X X X X
All Nippon HND X X X X X X X
All Nippon NGO / HND X X X X X X X
Air New Zealand AKL X X X X X X X
Asiana ICN X X X X X
Philippine MNL X X X X X
Qantas - X X X X X X X
Singapore SIN X X X X X X X
Thai BKK X X X X X X X
Vietnam SGN X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Shanghai and Sydney, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Cheap International Flights from Shanghai - SHA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Shanghai to Melbourne Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Shandong, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen ¥3,057
Shanghai to Brisbane Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Shandong, Virgin Australia ¥3,542
Shanghai to Tokyo Sichuan, Spring, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Jetstar Japan, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, JAL, Vanilla, Xiamen, Peach, China Eastern, All Nippon, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥1,424
Shanghai to Bangkok Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Thai AirAsia, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Orient Thai, Bangkok, Shandong, Thai, Srilankan, Mesaba, Xinhua, Shenzhen ¥1,502
Shanghai to Auckland Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥3,293
Shanghai to Manila Sichuan, Cebu Pacific, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Philippine, Shandong, AirAsia Zest, Shenzhen ¥1,325
Shanghai to Canberra Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia ¥5,949
Shanghai to Denpasar Bali Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Garuda, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, AirAsia Indonesia, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥2,788
Shanghai to Seoul Sichuan, Air Busan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, Korean, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana, Shandong, Eastar Jet, Shenzhen ¥1,791
Shanghai to Newcastle Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, China Eastern, Qantas ¥8,422
Shanghai to Taipei Sichuan, Mandarin, UNI Air, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, China Southern, Shanghai, TransAsia, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥1,286
Shanghai to Kuala Lumpur AirAsia, Air China, China Southern, AirAsia X, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, Malindo, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥1,752
Shanghai to Gold Coast Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia ¥5,175
Shanghai to Singapore Jetstar Asia, Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, SilkAir, China Eastern, Shandong, Singapore, Tigerair, Scoot, Shenzhen ¥2,165
Shanghai to Ho Chi Minh City Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Vietjet, Vietnam, Shenzhen ¥1,653
Shanghai to Adelaide Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia ¥5,366
Shanghai to Jakarta Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Garuda, Juneyao, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥2,624
Shanghai to Phuket Sichuan, Lucky Air, Spring, Air China, China Southern, Thai AirAsia, Shanghai, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, Capital Airlines, Xiamen, China Eastern, Orient Thai, Bangkok, Shandong, Thai, Mesaba, Xinhua, Shenzhen ¥1,948
Shanghai to London Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, airBaltic, Air China, China Southern, Condor, Aer Lingus, Tianjin, Hainan, Iberia, KLM, Air Malta, Lufthansa, LOT, Xiamen, China Eastern, Czech, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, Shenzhen ¥4,546
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 ¥1,056
Shanghai to Osaka Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Jetstar Japan, Tianjin, Juneyao, Hainan, JAL, Vanilla, Xiamen, Peach, China Eastern, All Nippon, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥1,516
Shanghai to Christchurch Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Air New Zealand ¥3,647

Cheap International Flights to Sydney - SYD

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Nanjing to Sydney Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Shandong, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen ¥2,736
Hangzhou to Sydney Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥2,736
Ningbo to Sydney Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Shandong, Shenzhen ¥3,431
Changzhou to Sydney Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen ¥7,615
Wuxi to Sydney Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Shandong, Shenzhen Check Dates
Nanjing to Melbourne Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Shandong, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen ¥2,854
Nanjing to Canberra Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia ¥6,540
Hangzhou to Canberra Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia Check Dates
Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Sydney, AU, Australia, from ¥478 Round trip from SHA to SYD