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Nanjing to Shanghai Flights

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Nanjing and Shanghai airports and terminals

Airports in Nanjing , CN
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    Nanjing Airport (NKG)

    Distance from City Center: 22.4 miles

    Carriers for flights from NKG to SHA

    China Eastern Airlines, China Southern Airlines
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Airports in Shanghai , CN
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    Pudong International Airport (PVG)

    Distance from City Center: 19.9 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from NKG to PVG

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 1 China Eastern Airlines, China Southern Airlines
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    Hongqiao International Airport (SHA)

    Distance from City Center: 7.7 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from NKG to SHA

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 2 China Eastern Airlines
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Flights to Shanghai

Nanjing Lukou International Airport

When you're looking for cheap flights from Nanjing, you can use to find the bargain you're looking for. When you leave Nanjing, you'll depart from Nanjing Lukou International Airport. The airport is located 22 miles southeast of the city center and provides service to more than 12 million passengers a year. From the airport, you can take flights to cities throughout China as well as to international destinations such as Frankfurt and Korea.

Transportation to Nanjing Lukou International Airport

Shuttle buses run to and from the airport from the city center. You can pick them up at the Zhonghuamen Long-Distance Station, the Nanjing Railway Station at East Square, or the Hanzhhongmen Long-Distance Bus Station. They start running at 6 a.m., and the ticket price is 20 CNY, or $3.15, per person. You can also take a taxi from the city center to the airport. Depending on where you're coming from in the city, taxi fares average from 90 CNY, or $14, to 130 CNY, or $20.

Parking at the Airport

Parking at the airport is free for the first 15 minutes. The prices range from $9.40 maximum per day for small cars to about $12.50 per day for large cars.

Dining at the Airport

The airport has six restaurants and teahouses available for passengers. They serve everything from traditional Chinese food to western fare. You'll find the restaurants in the departure hall, arrival hall and concourse. Booking your cheap flights from Nanjing through can help you keep your budget in check.

Airports in Shanghai

Shanghai is the only city in China to have two airports. The Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport is located eight miles from the center of Shanghai. The airport has hubs for 15 airlines offering cheap flights to Shanghai, including Air China, China Southern Airlines, Korean Air and Asiana Airlines. The Shanghai Pudong International Airport is located approximately 19 miles from downtown Shanghai and handles 60 percent of the flights that arrive to the city. It has hubs for numerous airlines, including British Airways, American Airlines and Delta Airlines. When you use to book your flight, the website displays the best deals from all of the airlines, so you can choose an air ticket the fits your budget.

Transportation From the Airport

Both airports offer shuttle bus, taxicab and subway services that take passengers into downtown Shanghai. Cab fares from the Shanghai Honggiao International Airport to Shanghai cost approximately $8. Cab fares from the Shanghai Pudong International Airport to downtown Shanghai cost approximately $27. If you want access to your own vehicle, you can use to reserve a rental car.

Weather in Shanghai

Shanghai has a humid subtropical climate. During the winter months, the temperatures range from 37 degrees Fahrenheit to 55 degrees Fahrenheit. During the summer, average temperatures stay in the mid to high 80s. If you use to book your trip to Shanghai during the spring or fall, you'll save money and have good weather during your trip.

Highlights and Attractions

Some of Shanghai's most popular attractions include the Jade Budda Temple and Yuyuan Garden. If you like to shop, visit Nanjing Road, which is considered the number one commercial street in China and features over 600 different stores. does more than book cheap flights to Shanghai. You can also use the website to schedule guided tours of the city.

Interesting facts about flights from Nanjing to Shanghai

    • 13 direct flights are operating from Nanjing to Shanghai today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 1h 50m.
    • China Eastern Airlines flight 6144 (1:25 AM GMT, Train) is today's earliest available flight from Nanjing to Shanghai.
    • China Eastern Airlines flight 6170 (1:40 PM GMT, Train) is today's latest available flight from Nanjing to Shanghai.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from Nanjing to Shanghai (China Southern Airlines flight 9686, Airbus Industrie A319) takes 0h 55m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from Nanjing to Shanghai (China Eastern Airlines flight 6170, Train) takes 2h 5m.
    • Flights from Nanjing Airport (NKG) to Hongqiao International Airport (SHA), Pudong International Airport (PVG) are available for this route.

Flight schedule for flights from Nanjing to Shanghai on Sun, Dec 21, 2014

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
China Southern Airlines CZ9686 NKG 7:35 AM PVG 8:30 AM 319 0hr 55min
China Eastern Airlines MU2881 NKG 7:35 AM PVG 8:30 AM 319 0hr 55min
China Eastern Airlines MU6144 NKG 7:25 AM SHA 9:27 AM TRN 2hr 2min
China Eastern Airlines MU6148 NKG 8:40 AM SHA 10:44 AM TRN 2hr 4min
China Eastern Airlines MU6150 NKG 10:25 AM SHA 12:24 PM TRN 1hr 59min
China Eastern Airlines MU6152 NKG 11:48 AM SHA 1:51 PM TRN 2hr 3min
China Eastern Airlines MU6156 NKG 12:48 PM SHA 2:50 PM TRN 2hr 2min
China Eastern Airlines MU6160 NKG 1:30 PM SHA 3:32 PM TRN 2hr 2min
China Eastern Airlines MU6164 NKG 3:24 PM SHA 5:17 PM TRN 1hr 53min
China Eastern Airlines MU6166 NKG 4:23 PM SHA 6:21 PM TRN 1hr 58min
China Eastern Airlines MU6168 NKG 4:52 PM SHA 6:51 PM TRN 1hr 59min
China Eastern Airlines MU6154 NKG 6:34 PM SHA 8:34 PM TRN 2hr 0min
China Eastern Airlines MU6170 NKG 7:12 PM SHA 9:06 PM TRN 1hr 54min