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How to find the cheapest flight from
Australia to China

All the information you need to plan the best null to PVG flight in 2021: compare Australia to China flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in China.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Australia to China?

To save on the cost of your flight from Australia to China, book at least 61 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 40% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $823 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $941.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Australia to China?

November is one of the best times of the year to fly to China from Australia. Prices for November average $723 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $352. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of August. Opting for a November flight can save you 81% on your journey compared to booking in November

Cheap flights from Australia to China in May, June 2021

The best prices found for Australia to China flights in May, June
28 Jun - 25 Jul
$1,737pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
28 Jun - 27 Jul
$1,792pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne
28 Jun - 26 Jul
$1,973pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne

Australia to China 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to China from Australia found for this year
2 Nov - 6 Nov
$798pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CAN
Guangzhou Baiyun
CAN
Guangzhou Baiyun
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
2 Nov - 6 Nov
$877pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
CAN
Guangzhou Baiyun
CAN
Guangzhou Baiyun
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
2 Nov - 6 Nov
$916pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
CAN
Guangzhou Baiyun
CAN
Guangzhou Baiyun
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith

Direct flights to China from Australia

Save time with Australia to China direct flight deals
2 Nov - 6 Nov
$7,720pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Qantas Airways
Direct
CAN
Guangzhou Baiyun
CAN
Guangzhou Baiyun
Qantas Airways
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith

Last-minute flights from Australia to China

Late deals on return flights to China from Australia, departing today and this week
15 May - 23 May
$2,486pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CAN
Guangzhou Baiyun
CAN
Guangzhou Baiyun
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
15 May - 23 May
$2,536pp
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CAN
Guangzhou Baiyun
CAN
Guangzhou Baiyun
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
15 May - 23 May
$2,695pp
MEL
Melbourne
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
MEL
Melbourne

One-way flights to China from Australia

The cheapest one-way flights from Australia to China
20:45 - 12:30
Japan Airlines
1 stop
18h 45m
MEL - PVG
Japan Airlines
$746
Travelgenio
11:25 - 11:50
Thai Airways
1 stop
27h 25m
MEL - PVG
Thai Airways
$749
Travelgenio
06:00 - 09:25
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
29h 25m
SYD - CAN
Multiple Airlines
$1,025
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Flight FAQs

From Australia to China

Can I find flights from Australia to China for under $1,274 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Australia to China for under $1,274. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Thai Airways for just $1,221, but on average you can expect to pay $1,467.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Australia to China to control the spread of COVID-19?

Philippine Airlines is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travellers flying from Australia to China are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, socially-distanced seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Australia to China have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Australia to China that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are China Southern, China Eastern, and Cathay Pacific. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Are there direct flights from Australia to China for under $7,774 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 1 direct flight from Australia to China under $7,774. A good price for a direct flight from Australia to China is less than $7,720.

Are there last-minute flights available from Australia to China for under $2,549?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Australia to China within the next 7 days for less than $2,549.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Australia to China?

Consider Sichuan Airlines, Air China or China Airlines when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Australia to China.

What are the most popular routes from Australia to China?

Most travellers choose Newcastle Williamtown - Hangzhou, Newcastle Williamtown - Changzhou or Newcastle Williamtown - Changsha Huanghua Intl when deciding on the best route from Australia to China.

What are the cheapest flights from Australia to China?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Australia to China? While on average our users pay $1,298, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $271. The most popular route (Newcastle Williamtown - Hangzhou), is priced around $757.

What are the most reliable airlines from Australia to China?

Consider LATAM Airlines (89%), China Eastern (89%) or Qantas Airways (80%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from Australia to China.

How long does is the flight from Australia to China?

There are many flights that can get you from Australia to China in 12h 55m. Fly via XiamenAir, Qantas Airways, or Air China to get the fastest option. Both multi-stop and direct flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Australia to China return?

Currently priced at $1,221, Thai Airways will fly you from Australia to China and back. In addition to Thai Airways, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Check Cheapflights for deals on Air China for as low as $1,316.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Australia to China one-way?

The cheapest airline one-way is Japan Airlines, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $746. Check flights for Thai Airways, as they currently have the next best price.

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Top 10 airlines flying from Australia to China

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Australia to China choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Beijing Capital Airlines
$247 $351 No cancel fee N/A

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Philippine Airlines
$243 $392 No cancel fee 60%
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Sichuan Airlines
$203 $430 No cancel fee 63%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Sichuan Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Malindo Air
$289 $432 No cancel fee N/A
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Royal Brunei Airlines
$358 $449 No cancel fee 84%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Royal Brunei Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Scoot
$309 $525 No cancel fee N/A
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Malaysia Airlines
$308 $536 No cancel fee 67%
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AirAsia X
$268 $538 No cancel fee 66%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by AirAsia X. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Virgin Australia
$333 $590 No cancel fee 80%
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China Airlines
$393 $616 No cancel fee 70%
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