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Fares from $265 One Way, $530 Round Trip from Shenzhen to Shanghai

Prices starting at $530 for return flights and $265 for one-way flights to Shanghai 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 Shanghai from Shenzhen

Route Information for Flights from Shenzhen to Shanghai

Origin Airport IATA CodeSZX
Destination Airport IATA CodeSHA
Distance765 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesKLM, Etihad Airways, Qantas, Juneyao Airlines, China Southern Airlines, China Eastern Airlines, ANA, Air China LTD, Shenzhen Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival4:10AM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival2:10PM UTC

Finding Flights from Shenzhen to Shanghai

Shenzhen Bao'an International Airport

Booking flights from Shenzhen is a breeze when you use Orbitz.com. Shenzhen Bao'an International Airport serves the Shenzhen area and is located near the Fuyong and Huangtian villages. It is a large international airport and serves more than 26 million passengers each year. It is a fairly new airport that opened its doors in 1991. Airlines serving the airport include Air China, Dalian Airlines, Air Koryo, AirAsia, Asiana Airlines, China Eastern Airlines, Korean Air, and Shandong Airlines, among others.

Shenzhen Bao'an International Airport Parking

Shenzhen Bao'an International Airport offers ample parking for travelers. The first 15 minutes of parking is free of charge. Each hour will cost you two yuan for each additional hour. The highest daily rate is 50 yuan per day. The parking lots are located near terminals A and B. The parking lots are staffed by security 24 hours a day.

Shenzhen Bao'an International Airport Transportation

There are several ground transportation options at the airport. The local metro's Airport East Railway Station and Subway 1 provide easy access to the airport from downtown Shenzhen. Taxis to the airport from the center of Shenzhen will cost about 36 yuan. The most common taxi services in the area include the Red Taxi and the Green Taxi.

Shenzhen Bao'an International Airport Restaurants

Shenzhen Bao'an International Airport provides a variety of cafes and restaurants for travelers, serving mainly Chinese cuisine. There are a variety of vending machines available at the airport for you to purchase snacks and beverages. Remember to book your flights from Shenzhen with Orbitz.com.

Shanghai Pudong International Airport

If you're searching for discount flights to Shanghai, you'll find what you're looking for at Orbitz.com. The site allows you to compare prices from several airlines at once so that you can find the one that best fits your budget. If you're flying into Shanghai from overseas, you'll be flying into Shanghai Pudong International Airport, the main international airport serving Shanghai and one of the most important hubs in Asia. The other major airport in town, Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport, serves primarily as a domestic airport for the region. Shanghai Pudong is located about 19 miles from central Shanghai. Airlines from all over the world provide service to the airport, including Air France, Virgin Atlantic and United Airlines.

Transportation at Shanghai Pudong International Airport

There are several ways to get to and from the airport. If you're in a hurry, you can take the Shanghai Maglev Train, which runs between the airport and Longyang Road. This high-speed train runs every 20 minutes, and the trip is eight minutes long. Tickets will cost you $7.80 for a regular one-way ticket. Once you get off at the Longyang stop, you can take the Number 2 subway line to other parts of the city. You can also book a rental car through Orbitz.com.

Weather in Shanghai

Shanghai's average weather is usually described as mild and humid, with four distinct seasons. Summer temperatures can reach 95 degrees Fahrenheit and higher. It's usually recommended to visit Shanghai between the months of March and May, when the weather is usually mild and dry with temperatures in the 70s.

Things to Do in Shanghai

When you're in Shanghai, check out Shanghai Circus World, an indoor circus featuring a mix of motorbikes and acrobatics. Architecture buffs should take a moment to see the Bund International Architecture Exhibition, a tour of the best of the city's oldest and newest buildings. Once you book your flights to Shanghai with Orbitz.com, the entire city will be waiting to be explored.

Flights from Shenzhen to Shanghai - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Shenzhen to Shanghai?

Yes, you can book direct flights from Shenzhen (SZX-Shenzhen Intl.) to Shanghai (SHA-Hongqiao Intl.). What's more, there are 7 airlines for you to choose from. Pretty neat, huh? See which of these sought-after carriers ticks all your boxes:

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

The journey from Shenzhen to Shanghai can be as quick as 2 hours and 5 minutes. With a short and sweet flight time like this, why not organize an impromptu getaway?

What airlines fly from Shenzhen (and vicinity) to Shanghai (and vicinity) most frequently?

Take off with one of these leading airlines which operate the most flights from Shenzhen (and vicinity) to Shanghai (and vicinity). China Eastern Airlines - (MU) with 375 flights every month China Southern Airlines - (CZ) with 344 flights every month Spring Airlines - (9C) with 152 flights every month Shenzhen Airlines - (ZH) with 123 flights every month Juneyao Airlines - (HO) with 121 flights every month XiamenAir - (MF) with 91 flights every month

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

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 Shanghai 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 Shanghai with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Shanghai 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 2019 shows that Tuesday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Monday. 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 February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a fresh start to the new year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly isn't the height of summer, as most people assume, but the festive month of December.

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 2019 saved over 50% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.