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More About Flying To Sanya from Shanghai

Route Information for Flights from Shanghai to Sanya

Origin Airport IATA Code SHA
Destination Airport IATA Code SYX
Distance 1177 mi
Direct Flight Airlines KLM, Juneyao Airlines, China Southern Airlines, China Eastern Airlines, Spring Airlines, Hainan Airlines, Air China LTD, Suparna Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival 2:10AM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival 3:55PM UTC

Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Sanya

Airports in Shanghai

The primary international airport serving the city of Shanghai is Shanghai Pudong International Airport. The airport is located about 20 miles east of the downtown area. Travelers looking for discount flights from Shanghai can search Orbitz.com for airlines departing from the airport. These include Aeromexico, Air Canada, Air China, Air France, Air India, American Airlines, and British Airways.

Parking at the Shanghai Airport

There are 218 parking spaces available at the airport. Off-site parking is also available and many parking lots offer buses or shuttle vans to the airport. Airport parking fees vary based upon the size of the car and the number of hours parked. Mini-type cars begin at 10 RMB for the first hour. Big-sized cars begin at 20 RMB for the first hour.

Transportation to the Shanghai Airport

Travelers departing from the Shanghai Airport can choose to take the Shanghai Maglev Train. The journey takes about eight minutes, and trains depart every 15 minutes. The cost of a standard ticket is usually 50 RMB. Other transportation options include the Shanghai Metro Line 2 for a cost of between 3 RMB and 10 RMB. The airport also operates its own bus line. Fees range between 2 RMB and 22 RMB based on distance.

Restaurants at the Shanghai Airport

Travelers looking to find a snack or breakfast before their flight from Shanghai can choose from a number of establishments. Two of the most well-known restaurants in the airport are Hong Fangzi Western Food Restaurant and Canglang Ting Restaurant. Travelers can find cheap flights from Shanghai quickly by searching Orbitz.com prior to traveling.

Sanya Phoenix International Airport

Cut down on your travel-planning time by using Orbitz.com to find cheap flights to Sanya. Sanya Phoenix International Airport provides air service to the area, and it is located about seven miles northwest of the city's downtown area. Many airlines operate out of this airport, including DeerJet, China Eastern Airlines and Air China. Passengers traveling to Sanya who are not Chinese citizens will need to bring their passports, and they must apply for a visa in advance, unless they will be part of a registered travel group. Special conditions apply for travelers with Russian, Korean or German passports.

Getting from Sanya Phoenix International Airport

Shuttle buses are available outside the terminal for between CNY10 and CNY15. The city bus is also at your disposal every 10 minutes at a cost of CNY4 for the Dadonghai line and CNY5 for the downtown line. You can also take a taxi for CNY30 that will get you from the airport to the downtown area in about 20 minutes.

Weather in Sanya

You will find summer temperatures year round in Sanya. December and January, the coolest months, boast highs in the low 70s. The city is at its warmest in June and July, when highs reach the low 80s.

Attractions in Sanya

Make the most of Sanya's pleasant weather by visiting any of its many scenic outdoor attractions. Yalong Bay and Wuzhizhou Island are popular destinations due to their sandy beaches and relaxing views. You can also enjoy golf at the Sanya International Golf Club. Historic sites like Binlang Ethnic Village and the Nanshan Temple are also popular tourist spots. Visit Orbitz.com to start planning your trip and search for cheap flights to Sanya.

Flights from Shanghai to Sanya - Frequently Asked Questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Shanghai to Sanya now?

Our Covid-19 Travel Advisor can help you with queries about quarantine requirements and travel restrictions when traveling by plane from Shanghai to Sanya.

Are there non-stop flights from Shanghai to Sanya?

Yes, a flight straight from Pudong Intl. Airport (PVG) to SYX is possible. No less than 6 airlines operate nonstop services on this route, which means you'll be able to choose the one that matches your travel plans. Browse the fares with these reliable carriers:

  • China Southern Airlines
  • Juneyao Airlines
  • China Eastern Airlines
  • Hainan Airlines
  • Spring Airlines
What is the shortest flight from Shanghai to Sanya?

From Shanghai, the eclectic sights and sounds of Sanya are at least 3 hours away. Choose your favorite seat, or maybe even one with a bit more legroom, and fly to your destination in comfort.

What airlines fly from Shanghai to Sanya most frequently?

There are multiple airlines to choose from when jetting between Shanghai to Sanya. The following carriers travel this route most frequently. China Southern Airlines - (CZ) with 91 flights every month Spring Airlines - (9C) with 60 flights every month Juneyao Airlines - (HO) with 60 flights every month China Eastern Airlines - (MU) with 60 flights every month Hainan Airlines - (HU) with 60 flights every month Suparna Airlines - (Y8) with 30 flights every month

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Sanya?

We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it's good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Sanya have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you'll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.

Are there flights to Sanya with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Sanya without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the "no change fees" filter and book with confidence.

What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?

Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2020 shows that Monday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Tuesday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is August. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all before the weather changes. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is the height of summer, with ticket prices peaking in the month of June.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2020 saved up to 45% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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