Flights from Shanghai
Airports in Shanghai
The Orbitz.com website makes finding cheap flights from Shanghai to any destination a simple process. The city is home to two major airports: Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport, located eight miles from the center of Shanghai, and Shanghai Pudong International Airport, located 19 miles from downtown Shanghai. The Shanghai Pudong International Airport handles 60 percent of the incoming flights. The airports have hubs for numerous airlines, including China Southern Airlines, Air China, British Airways and Delta Airlines. When you use Orbitz.com to book your flight, you can view all the available flights for your travel date, making it easy to find tickets at bargain prices.
Parking and Transportation
Both airports offer long-term parking. It costs approximately $10 per day to park your car at the airport while you travel. Subway Line 2 runs from Shanghai to both airports; however, passengers who need to get to Shanghai Pudong International Airport need to switch trains at the Guanglan Road Station. Tickets for the subway cost approximately $1.46. Taxi services from the center of Shanghai to Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport cost between $6 and $8. Cab fare to Shanghai Pudong International Airport costs approximately $27. If you need access to a vehicle when you arrive at your destination, you can use the Orbitz.com website to reserve a rental car.
Dining at the Airport
Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport has dining halls on the A4 and A5 levels. Shanghai Pudong International Airport features the Canglang Ting Restaurant and the Hong Fangzi Western Food Restaurant. When you use Orbitz.com to find cheap flights from Shanghai, all of your travel arrangements are taken care of for you, giving you plenty of time to eat before your flight.
Flights to Guangzhou
Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport
If you're looking for flights to Guangzhou, Orbitz.com makes it easy to find the perfect flight to fit your needs. The website searches flight combinations to find you cheap tickets. The Guangzhou International Airport is located on the northern border of Renhe Town, approximately 17 miles from the center of Guangzhou. Over 40 airlines serve the airport, including Shenzhen Airlines, Shanghai Airlines, Turkish Airlines and West Air.
Transportation from the Airport
Subway stations are located on the minus-one floor. Subway Line 3 takes you from the airport, directly into downtown Guangzhou. Tickets cost $.31 for the first two miles. After the first two miles, you pay $.15 for every two miles up to six, then $.15 for every three miles up to 14, and $.15 for every four miles after that. Buses also transport passengers into Guangzhou. Tickets cost $.15 to $.30 per ride. If you'd like access to your own vehicle, you can use Orbitz.com to rent a car.
Climate in Guangzhou
The winter temperatures in Guangzhou range from 50 to 69 degrees Fahrenheit. Summer temperatures have lows in the mid- to high 70s and highs in the upper 80s to the low 90s. The monsoon season spans from April through September. If you want to make sure you have dry weather during your stay, use Orbitz.com to plan your trip any time from October to March.
Highlights and Attractions
The Chimelong Paradise Amusement Park, Chimelong Water Park and the Xiangjiang Safari Park are popular attractions in the area. Orbitz.com does more than book flights to Guangzhou; the website can also help you purchase tickets to area attractions.
- 12 direct flights are operating from Shanghai to Guangzhou today.
- Today's average time for a direct flight is 2h 44m.
- Shanghai Airlines flight 9303 (9:00 AM GMT, Boeing 737-800 Passenger) is today's earliest available flight from Shanghai to Guangzhou.
- China Eastern Airlines flight 9317 (9:20 PM GMT, Boeing 737-800 (Winglets) Passenger) is today's latest available flight from Shanghai to Guangzhou.
- Today's shortest direct flight from Shanghai to Guangzhou (Shanghai Airlines flight 9303, Boeing 737-800 Passenger) takes 2h 40m.
- Today's longest direct flight from Shanghai to Guangzhou (China Eastern Airlines flight 9317, Boeing 737-800 (Winglets) Passenger) takes 2h 50m.
- Flights from Hongqiao Intl. Airport (SHA) to Baiyun Intl. Airport (CAN), Shadi Airport (FUO) are available for this route.
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