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Flights from Sydney, Australia to Shanghai, China

Sydney, Australia to Shanghai Last modified: Mar 26, 2017 2:38 -04:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 29,540,705,985 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Shanghai. Xiamen & Sichuan frequently offer the best deals to Shanghai flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Xiamen
SYDSHA
Wed 14/06
1 stop
SHASYD
Tue 20/06
1 stop
$430
Sichuan
SYDSHA
Fri 12/05
1 stop
SHASYD
Thu 18/05
1 stop
$438
China Eastern
SYDSHA
Fri 12/05
2 stops
SHASYD
Thu 18/05
2 stops
$449
Air China
SYDSHA
Wed 5/04
nonstop
SHASYD
Tue 11/04
nonstop
$482
Philippine
SYDSHA
Tue 6/06
1 stop
SHASYD
Sat 17/06
1 stop
$507
China Southern
SYDSHA
Tue 16/05
1 stop
SHASYD
Tue 30/05
1 stop
$552

How Much is a Flight from Sydney, Australia to Shanghai? 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 Sydney, Australia to Shanghai, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $447.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Sydney, Australia to Shanghai?

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 Sydney, Australia to Shanghai 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 Sydney, Australia to Shanghai? 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 Sydney, Australia to Shanghai.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $805 $505
7-14 days $482 $553
14-21 days $482 $494
21-30 days $482 $442
30-60 days $476 $432
60-90 days $480 $430
90+ days $625 $489

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

We've examined 29,553,848,047 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Sydney, Australia to Shanghai is Wednesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$455$442$430$455$438$452$449

Compare Flight Prices from Sydney, Australia to Shanghai 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 Sydney, Australia to Shanghai flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
March Sydney, Australia Shanghai Xiamen 29/03/17 2/04/17 1 $505
April Sydney, Australia Shanghai Sichuan 18/04/17 4/05/17 1 $442
May Sydney, Australia Shanghai Xiamen 3/05/17 23/05/17 1 $432
June Sydney, Australia Shanghai Xiamen 14/06/17 20/06/17 1 $430
July Sydney, Australia Shanghai Philippine 25/07/17 5/08/17 1 $510
August Sydney, Australia Shanghai Philippine 10/08/17 25/08/17 1 $510
September Sydney, Australia Shanghai Philippine 9/09/17 16/09/17 1 $489
October Sydney, Australia Shanghai Philippine 3/10/17 8/10/17 1 $507

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
26 27 28 29 30 31 1
$560
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$560 $562
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$562 $793
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$793 $665
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$665 $482
30 1 2 3 4 5 6
$482

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Sydney, Australia to Shanghai 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 Sydney, Australia to Shanghai is $631.

The average price for direct flights from Sydney, Australia to Shanghai is $759.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Sydney, Australia to Shanghai - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Air China 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 10:20 10:20
China Eastern 1 1 2 1 2 1 2 11:00 20:30
Qantas 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 09:35 09:35

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Sydney, Australia to Shanghai 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 Sydney, Australia 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, Australia to Shanghai is $438.

The average price for round trip flights from Sydney, Australia to Shanghai is $568.

Sydney, Australia to Shanghai Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Sydney, Australia to Shanghai?
Answer: The average Sydney, Australia to Shanghai flight time is 10 hours and 38 minutes.
Question: How far is Shanghai from Sydney, Australia?
Answer: The distance from Sydney, Australia to Shanghai is 7,858 kilometers (4,883 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Sydney, Australia to Shanghai?
Answer: There are 20 direct flights from Sydney, Australia to Shanghai.
Question: What are the most popular Sydney, Australia airlines for direct flights from Sydney, Australia to Shanghai?
Answer: China Eastern Airlines provides 50% of the non-stop flights between Sydney, Australia and Shanghai.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Sydney, Australia to Shanghai?
Answer: Hong Kong, HK

Airlines in Sydney, Australia flying to Shanghai Last modified: Mar 26, 2017 2:38 -04:00Number of routes searched: 223Number of itineraries searched: 4,473,430

Wondering which airlines fly out of Sydney, Australia to Shanghai? We've gathered the average price of Sydney, Australia airlines with flights to Shanghai. 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.

Sydney, Australia to Shanghai
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Air China -
China Eastern -
Qantas -
Sichuan CKG
Cebu Pacific MNL
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
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

Sydney, Australia to Shanghai Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Sydney, Australia and Shanghai. 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 Sydney, Australia to Shanghai