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Origin Airport IATA codeSYD
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Average Flight Time11 hours 20 mins

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FAQs about flights from Sydney to Shanghai

Is it possible to fly from Sydney to Shanghai right now?

The Covid-19 Travel Advisor provides essential info about travelling from Sydney to Shanghai during these uncertain times. There's everything from health guidelines to flying restrictions, as well as loads of other important information you should know about before you plan a flight.

Is there a direct flight between Sydney and Shanghai?

Heard great reviews about China Eastern Airlines? Then you'll be happy to hear that it's one of the 1 airline companies that fly directly from SYD to Shanghai Airport (PVG-Pudong Intl.).

How long is a direct flight from Sydney to Shanghai?

The flight takes an average of 10 hours and 20 minutes. You will have covered around 4,909 miles by the time you hit the tarmac in Shanghai from Sydney.

Can I cancel my flight booking to Shanghai due to COVID-19?

As an Ebookers customer, you may be eligible for a no-change-fee cancellation for your Shanghai booking and a credit that you can use for another flight. Your account is the place to go to see if your reservation has this flexibility. If you have any more questions, our Customer Service Portal is here to help.

What are the best airports for Sydney to Shanghai flights?

Want to know how you can travel by plane from Sydney to Shanghai? Take a look at this list of the most frequently flown routes:

  • SYD to Pudong Intl. Airport (PVG) - 28 flights per week
  • Mascot Airport to Hongqiao Intl. Airport (SHA) - 3 flights per week
What are some of the most popular airlines flying from Sydney to Shanghai?

Every airline is different. If you're jetting from Sydney to Shanghai, pick from one of the finest six carriers which operate on this route:

  • Cathay Pacific with 30 flights every month.
  • Malaysia Airlines with 21 flights every month.
  • United Airlines with 21 flights every month.
  • China Southern Airlines with 8 flights every month.
  • Air New Zealand with 8 flights every month.
  • XiamenAir with 8 flights every month.
How many flights are there from Sydney to Shanghai?

Spur-of-the-moment holidays can be a lot of fun. With 4 flights running from Sydney to Shanghai each day, you'll be able to pick the time that's right for you.

Is it possible to fly on an airline that employs social distancing and other COVID-19 measures?

Getting to your destination comfortably and confidently is as important as having a great holiday once you get there. Take the stress out of flying by choosing China Eastern Airlines, China Southern Airlines or Air China. They all employ social distancing rules and have COVID-19 measures in place, which may be capped capacity flights and keeping the middle seat empty.

What are the cheapest days to book a flight?

This is one is easy to remember: Flight Fridays. We found that tickets booked on a Friday resulted in the best deal on average in 2020. However, Wednesdays can be the worst days to purchase plane tickets, as it was the day with the highest average ticket price based on flight demand on ebookers in 2020.

What are the cheapest days to fly?

When analysing flight demand on ebookers in 2020, Monday turned out to be the cheapest day to fly. That's definitely something to consider when booking your next trip! Weekends may seem like the most logical time to start your holiday, but airline tickets were on average more expensive for flights departing on Saturdays, so keep this in mind when planning for your next trip.

*According to flight demand on ebookers.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.

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Our advanced search tools and comprehensive filters help you find a flight that fits your budget. To search for cheap flights, just enter your travel dates and sort your results by price. With all available tickets listed lowest price first, it’s easy to select the one that’s easiest on your wallet.  

To find the cheapest flights from Sydney to Shanghai, you can also travel outside peak season. The more flexible you can be on travel dates, the easier it is to find those cheap flight tickets. We know, for example, that the cheapest time to travel between Sydney to Shanghai is . In the current list of deals available, prices start at and can rise to for return flights.  

Find the best flight from Sydney to Shanghai  

Every day between Sydney and Shanghai,  flights from airlines jet back and forth. And with ebookers, you can book tickets for any one of those flights. If you book a direct flight with , you’ll arrive safely in your destination in around hours. If you can think of a quicker way to cover the between null and null, let us know! 

Flights from Sydney to Shanghai — a great choice on great deals 

We only need a little information to give you a lot of choice. Just tell us when you’re planning your family holiday, long weekend, luxury getaway or quick business trip, and we’ll do the rest. And to keep your choice-making easy, we’ve given you plenty of ways to narrow down your search. Choose one-way, roundtrip or multi city flights, select your preferred airline, your time of arrival and departure and cabin class using the filters.  

Once you’ve told us what you want, we’ll show you what’s on offer. All you need to do is take your pick and start packing.  

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We want the experience of booking your flight from Sydney to Shanghai to be as simple as possible. That’s why we designed our search and filter options to make your life easy. Whether you are travelling on business or for pleasure, ebookers has you covered. 

When you’re ready to book, our service is always fast and transparent. We know plans change, so we have a range of flexible booking options. Choose between refundable bookings and flights with no charges should you need to rearrange and travel stress-free. 

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Pudong Shangri-La, Shanghai

Pudong Shangri-La, Shanghai

5 out of 5
33 Fu Cheng Road, Pudong, Shanghai
The price is £119 per night from 30 Sep to 30 Sep
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The St. Regis Shanghai Jingan

The St. Regis Shanghai Jingan

5 out of 5
1008 West Beijing Road, Shanghai, Shanghai
The price is £191 per night from 28 Sep to 28 Sep
Located in Jing'an, this luxury hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Jing'an Temple, People's Square and Nanjing Road Shopping District. Yu Garden and Shanghai Tower ...
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W Shanghai - The Bund

W Shanghai - The Bund

5 out of 5
66 Lvshun Road, Shanghai
The price is £222 per night from 9 Oct to 9 Oct
Located in Downtown Shanghai, this luxury hotel is 2.4 mi (3.9 km) from People's Square, and within 6 mi (10 km) of Oriental Pearl Tower and The Bund. IFC Mall ...
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
"Service was unique. Food was great. View beautiful. People were kind."

Reviewed on 30 Jul 2019

W Shanghai - The Bund

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