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Cheap Flights from Sydney to Shanghai, CN, China - SYD to SHA

Popular flights from Sydney to Shanghai

If your flight days are flexible and you looking for a good deal, our charts on cheap flights provide some insight regarding affordable flight options for your next big adventure.

Air China
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
May 20, 2016 Jun 9, 2016 AUD744
China Eastern Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Mar 8, 2016 Mar 16, 2016 AUD695
China Southern Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Mar 4, 2016 Mar 12, 2016 AUD776
Mar 5, 2016 Mar 12, 2016 AUD776
Mar 8, 2016 Mar 15, 2016 AUD776
Mar 9, 2016 Mar 15, 2016 AUD776
Mar 9, 2016 Mar 19, 2016 AUD776
Hainan Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Mar 14, 2016 Mar 22, 2016 AUD651
Qantas Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Mar 4, 2016 Mar 12, 2016 AUD743
Mar 8, 2016 Mar 9, 2016 AUD743
Mar 8, 2016 Mar 15, 2016 AUD743
Mar 9, 2016 Mar 15, 2016 AUD743
Mar 11, 2016 Mar 20, 2016 AUD743
Shenzhen Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Mar 25, 2016 Mar 28, 2016 AUD3,850
Sichuan Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
May 13, 2016 May 23, 2016 AUD740
May 17, 2016 May 23, 2016 AUD740
Virgin Australia
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
May 9, 2016 May 19, 2016 AUD910
Xiamen Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Mar 11, 2016 Mar 21, 2016 AUD747
Mar 11, 2016 Mar 23, 2016 AUD747
Mar 13, 2016 Mar 23, 2016 AUD747
Mar 13, 2016 Mar 26, 2016 AUD747
Mar 13, 2016 Mar 27, 2016 AUD747

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

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Sydney to Shanghai, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be AUD710.

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

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Sydney to Shanghai 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 Sydney to Shanghai

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days AUD1,059 AUD960
7-14 days AUD985 AUD868
14-21 days AUD743 AUD776
21-30 days AUD695 AUD747
30-60 days AUD697 AUD651
60-90 days AUD743 AUD741
90+ days AUD723 AUD740

Cheapest Day To Fly from Sydney to Shanghai

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
AUD651 AUD695 AUD697 AUD664 AUD741 AUD776 AUD747

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Sydney to Shanghai

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
February Sydney Shanghai Hainan 2/29/16 3/5/16 1 AUD779
March Sydney Shanghai Hainan 3/14/16 3/22/16 1 AUD651
April Sydney Shanghai Sichuan 4/22/16 4/28/16 1 AUD741
May Sydney Shanghai Sichuan 5/13/16 5/23/16 1 AUD740
June Sydney Shanghai Sichuan 6/3/16 6/13/16 1 AUD741
July Sydney Shanghai Qantas 7/28/16 8/15/16 0 AUD745
August Sydney Shanghai Qantas 8/1/16 8/8/16 0 AUD745
September Sydney Shanghai Qantas 9/8/16 9/15/16 0 AUD743

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

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 Sydney to Shanghai.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
AUD1,068
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
AUD1,068 AUD985
28 29 1 2 3 4 5
AUD985 AUD1,015
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
AUD1,015 AUD939
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
AUD939 AUD836
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
AUD836

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

Your Sydney to Shanghai 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 Sydney to Shanghai is AUD776.

The average price for non-stop flights from Sydney to Shanghai is AUD734.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Sydney to Shanghai
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Air China 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 11:30 11:30
China Eastern 1 1 2 1 2 1 2 12:00 21:30
Qantas 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 10:50 10:50

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

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 Sydney to Shanghai. 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 Sydney to Shanghai is AUD570.

The average price for round trip flights from Sydney to Shanghai is AUD752.

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Canberra to Shanghai Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia AUD1,156
Newcastle to Shanghai Air China, China Southern, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia Check Dates
Sydney to Tokyo JAL, Jetstar, All Nippon, Qantas, Virgin Australia AUD538
Sydney to Beijing Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen AUD665
Sydney to London Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Eurowings, NIKI, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, Qantas, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Air Europa, Virgin Australia, Virgin Atlantic AUD1,382
Sydney to Seoul Jetstar, Korean, Asiana, Qantas, Virgin Australia AUD1,013
Sydney to Hangzhou Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Shandong, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen AUD706
Sydney to Nanjing Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Shandong, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen AUD645
Sydney to Taipei EVA Air, China Airlines, Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia AUD853
Sydney to Hong Kong Cathay, Hong Kong, Jetstar, Dragonair, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Virgin Atlantic AUD751
Sydney to Bangkok Emirates, Jetstar, Bangkok, Qantas, Thai, Virgin Australia AUD664
Sydney to Ningbo Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Shandong, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen AUD706
Sydney to Guangzhou Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen AUD645
Sydney to Wuxi Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Shenzhen AUD769
Sydney to Manila Cebu Pacific, Jetstar, Philippine, Qantas, Virgin Australia AUD692
Sydney to Singapore Jetstar Asia, British Airways, Jetstar, SilkAir, Qantas, Singapore, Tigerair, Scoot, Virgin Australia AUD377
Sydney to Osaka JAL, Jetstar, All Nippon, Qantas, Virgin Australia AUD645
Sydney to Kuala Lumpur AirAsia, AirAsia X, Jetstar, Malaysia, Qantas, Virgin Australia AUD487
Sydney to Fuzhou Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Shandong, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen AUD717
Sydney to Nantong Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen AUD772
Sydney to Qingdao Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen AUD737
Sydney to Wuhan Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Shandong, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen AUD737
Sydney to Changzhou Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen AUD772
Sydney to Xiamen Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Shandong, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen AUD723
Sydney to Yiwu Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Shenzhen AUD772
Sydney to Paris Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, NIKI, Iberia, Jetstar, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Czech, Austrian, Qantas, SAS, Tap Portugal, Air Europa, Virgin Australia, Virgin Atlantic AUD1,363
Canberra to Hangzhou Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia Check Dates
Sydney to Zhoushan Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Shenzhen AUD1,116
Sydney to Jakarta Garuda, Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, SkyStar AUD796
Sydney to Dalian Sichuan, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Shandong, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen AUD737

Airlines Flying from Sydney to Shanghai (SYD to SHA)

Below are the different airlines that fly from Sydney to Shanghai 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 Sydney to Shanghai.

Sydney to Shanghai
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 X X X
China Airlines TPE X X X X X X X
China Airlines TPE / KHH X X X X X X
Cathay HKG X X X X X X X
China Southern CAN X X X X X X X
Garuda DPS X X X X
Hainan XIY X X
JAL NRT X X X X X X X
JAL NRT / NGO X X X X X X X
Korean ICN X X X X X X X
Xiamen FOC 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 HND / NGO 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 X X
Philippine MNL X 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 Sydney and Shanghai, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Sydney to Shanghai Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Sydney to Shanghai?
Answer: The average Sydney to Shanghai flight time is 10 hours and 33 minutes.
Question: How many kilometers are there between Sydney and Shanghai?
Answer: The distance from Sydney to Shanghai is 7858 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from Sydney to Shanghai?
Answer: There are 20 direct flights from Sydney to Shanghai.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Sydney to Shanghai?
Answer: China Eastern Airlines provides 50% of the non-stop flights between Sydney and Shanghai.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Sydney to Shanghai?
Answer: Guangzhou, CN
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