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Airfares from $297 One Way, $595 Round Trip from Shanghai to Shenzhen

Prices starting at $595 for return flights and $297 for one-way flights to Shenzhen were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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More About Flying To Shenzhen from Shanghai

Route Information for Flights from Shanghai to Shenzhen

Origin Airport IATA CodeSHA
Destination Airport IATA CodeSZX
Distance765 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesKLM, China Southern Airlines, Juneyao Airlines, China Eastern Airlines, Hainan Airlines, Air China LTD, Shenzhen Airlines, Suparna Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival1:15AM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival5:35PM UTC

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Flights from Shanghai to Shenzhen

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.

Shenzhen Airport Information

You will find budget flights to Shenzhen using Orbitz.com. Located roughly 20 miles from downtown Shenzhen is Shenzhen Bao'an International Airport. The airport is served by China South Airlines, China Eastern Airlines, United Eager Airlines, Air China and Singapore Tiger Airways, amongst many others. It has a single runway and controls a 4E standard flight area. There are three terminal buildings, with Terminal D serving international flights. Shenzhen Bao'an International Airport serves flights to 100 destinations.

Transport from Shenzhen Airport

You can get from the airport to the downtown area of Shenzhen and nearby cities via shuttle buses and the subway. Direct transport to Hong Kong and Macau is also available via buses and ferries. There are 10 airport shuttle lines operating between the airport and downtown Shenzhen, charging between CNY6 and CNY35 depending on your destination.

Shenzhen Weather Information

Shenzhen has a humid subtropical climate with plenty of sunshine and rainfall all year through. The city experiences an average annual temperature of 72 degrees Fahrenheit. It has an annual average precipitation of 72 inches. Summer season stretches from June to early October. During this season, it is advisable to drink a lot of water and wear loose-fitting clothes.

Shenzhen's Popular Attractions

If you love golfing, visit Mission Hills Golf Club, which is located 12.3 miles from the city center. Shengzhen Nanao Tourism Waterfront Centre, Happy Valley of Shenzhen, China Folk Culture Village, Xianhu Botanical Garden, Hongfa Temple and Chinese Folk Culture Village are just some of the popular sites that you should also visit. Mid-October to December is the best time to visit, as the weather remains sunny and cool. Orbitz.com is your ultimate planner for flights to Shenzhen.

Flights from Shanghai to Shenzhen - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Shanghai to Shenzhen?

Yes, a trouble-free, direct flight from SHA to Shenzhen Airport (SZX-Shenzhen Intl.) is possible. No less than 43 airlines offer nonstop services on this route, which means you can select the one that works with your travel plans. Check out the fares with these popular carriers:

  • Shanghai Airlines
  • Shanghai Airlines
  • Juneyao Airlines
  • Juneyao Airlines
  • Spring Airlines
What is the shortest flight from Shanghai to Shenzhen?

If conditions are good and there are no delays, you could be flying into Shenzhen Intl. Airport (SZX) from Shanghai Hongqiao Intl. Airport in only 2 hours and 15 minutes. With such a fast flight time, consider taking just hand luggage.

What airlines fly from Shanghai to Shenzhen most frequently?

There are multiple airlines to choose from when traveling between Shanghai to Shenzhen. The following carriers travel this route most frequently. Shanghai Airlines - (FM) with 364 flights every month Shenzhen Airlines - (ZH) with 364 flights every month Juneyao Airlines - (HO) with 364 flights every month Juneyao Airlines - (HO) with 364 flights every month Shanghai Airlines - (FM) with 364 flights every month Shenzhen Airlines - (ZH) with 364 flights every month

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

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 Shenzhen 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 Shenzhen with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Shenzhen 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.

Fare, taxes & fees: Fares include all taxes and fees, except baggage fees. Rates shown reflect fares found by other Orbitz users over the past 7 days. Due to rapidly changing airline prices & seat availability, these fares may no longer be available.

Refunds/changes/cancellations: Itinerary changes, if permitted for the fare, will have a $30 service fee charged by Orbitz. Additional airline charges may apply.

Other conditions: Schedules, fares and rules are subject to change without notice. Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights/dates or in all markets. Lower fares may be available. Fares will not be honored retroactively or in exchange for any wholly/partially unused ticket. Tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable. Fare rules are provided for the selected itinerary before booking.