Cheap flights from Sydney to Shanghai

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What is the cheapest month to fly from Sydney to Shanghai?

August is one of the best times of the year to fly to Shanghai from Sydney. Prices for August average $2,614 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $1,308. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of September. Opting for a August flight can save you 21% on your journey compared to booking in September

When is the cheapest time to fly from Sydney to Shanghai (SYD - SH)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Sydney to Shanghai as you normally would.

Cheap flights from Sydney to Shanghai in August, September 2022

The best prices found for SYD to Shanghai flights in August, September
8 Sep. - 15 Sep.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

PVG

Shanghai Pu Dong

1 stop

18h 05m
PVG

Shanghai Pu Dong

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

2 stops

22h 00m
$2,134

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

7 Sep. - 18 Oct.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

PVG

Shanghai Pu Dong

1 stop

20h 40m
PVG

Shanghai Pu Dong

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

10h 40m
$2,144

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

9 Aug. - 27 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

PVG

Shanghai Pu Dong

2 stops

38h 55m
PVG

Shanghai Pu Dong

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

30h 20m
$2,309

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Sydney to Shanghai 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Shanghai from Sydney found for this year
22 Nov. - 20 Feb.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

PVG

Shanghai Pu Dong

1 stop

14h 40m
PVG

Shanghai Pu Dong

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

30h 20m
$931

Cebu Pacific

Pick Dates

Deal found 7/8/22

2 Nov. - 18 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

PVG

Shanghai Pu Dong

1 stop

14h 40m
PVG

Shanghai Pu Dong

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

30h 20m
$1,055

Cebu Pacific

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

1 Nov. - 28 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

PVG

Shanghai Pu Dong

1 stop

14h 40m
PVG

Shanghai Pu Dong

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

30h 20m
$1,196

Cebu Pacific

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

Cheap China Airlines flights from Sydney to Shanghai

12 Nov. - 19 Feb.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

PVG

Shanghai Pu Dong

1 stop

15h 40m
PVG

Shanghai Pu Dong

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

13h 25m
$2,835

China Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 7/8/22

1 Nov. - 29 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

SHA

Shanghai Hongqiao Intl

1 stop

19h 05m
SHA

Shanghai Hongqiao Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

17h 00m
$3,302

China Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

1 Nov. - 29 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

SHA

Shanghai Hongqiao Intl

1 stop

19h 05m
SHA

Shanghai Hongqiao Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

17h 00m
$3,433

China Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

Cheap China Southern flights from Sydney to Shanghai

19 Oct. - 29 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

SHA

Shanghai Hongqiao Intl

1 stop

25h 00m
SHA

Shanghai Hongqiao Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

19h 55m
$9,393

China Southern

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

26 Oct. - 29 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

SHA

Shanghai Hongqiao Intl

1 stop

27h 00m
SHA

Shanghai Hongqiao Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

15h 55m
$10,989

China Southern

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

7 Sep. - 14 Sep.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

SHA

Shanghai Hongqiao Intl

1 stop

25h 00m
SHA

Shanghai Hongqiao Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

2 stops

23h 00m
$14,546

China Southern

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Direct flights to Shanghai from Sydney

Save time with Sydney to Shanghai direct flight deals
4 Nov. - 29 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

PVG

Shanghai Pu Dong

Nonstop

10h 30m
PVG

Shanghai Pu Dong

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

10h 30m
$9,608

China Eastern

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

24 Jan. - 6 Mar.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

PVG

Shanghai Pu Dong

Nonstop

10h 30m
PVG

Shanghai Pu Dong

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

10h 30m
$12,122

China Eastern

Pick Dates

Deal found 7/8/22

2 Nov. - 19 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

PVG

Shanghai Pu Dong

Nonstop

10h 30m
PVG

Shanghai Pu Dong

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

10h 30m
$12,146

China Eastern

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Last-minute flights from Sydney to Shanghai

Late deals on return flights to Shanghai from Sydney, departing today and this week
17 Aug. - 24 Aug.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

SHA

Shanghai Hongqiao Intl

2 stops

30h 20m
SHA

Shanghai Hongqiao Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

23h 40m
$3,839

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

15 Aug. - 17 Aug.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

PVG

Shanghai Pu Dong

1 stop

21h 30m
PVG

Shanghai Pu Dong

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

18h 15m
$4,290

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

17 Aug. - 24 Aug.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

SHA

Shanghai Hongqiao Intl

2 stops

30h 20m
SHA

Shanghai Hongqiao Intl

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

2 stops

24h 05m
$4,584

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

One-way flights to Shanghai from Sydney

The cheapest one-way flights from Sydney to Shanghai
15 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

PVG

Shanghai Pu Dong

1 stop

14h 40m
$397

Cebu Pacific

Pick Dates

Deal found 7/8/22

16 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

PVG

Shanghai Pu Dong

1 stop

14h 40m
$399

Cebu Pacific

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

15 Nov.
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

PVG

Shanghai Pu Dong

1 stop

14h 40m
$402

Cebu Pacific

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Sydney to Shanghai flights.

What airport do you fly from for flights from Sydney to Shanghai?

For a flight from Sydney to Shanghai, you will be flying from Kingsford Smith. Sydney Kingsford Smith (SYD) is just 7.5 km from the centre of the city.

Which airlines flying from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Shanghai have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

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

Can I find flights from Sydney to Shanghai for under $1,000 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Sydney to Shanghai for under $1,000. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Cebu Pacific for just $931, but on average you can expect to pay $1,972.

Are there direct flights from Sydney to Shanghai for under $9,700 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 18 direct flights from Sydney to Shanghai under $9,700. A good price for a direct flight from Sydney to Shanghai is less than $17,961.

Are there last-minute flights available from Sydney to Shanghai for under $3,900?

There are currently 7+ open flights from Sydney to Shanghai within the next 7 days for less than $3,900.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Sydney to Shanghai one-way?

$397 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Cebu Pacific. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Philippine Airlines and Malaysia Airlines, with prices starting from $685 and $763, respectively.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Sydney to Shanghai?

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

What are the cheapest flights from Sydney to Shanghai?

The cheapest flight price from Sydney to Shanghai is $1,043. On average you can expect to pay $2,736. The most popular route, (Sydney Kingsford Smith - Shanghai Pu Dong), can usually be booked for $1,889.

Top 10 airlines flying from Sydney to Shanghai

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Sydney to Shanghai choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Hainan AirlinesCheapest$305Average$557FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time61%COVID-19 safety
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Sichuan AirlinesCheapest$339Average$441FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time63%COVID-19 safety
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China SouthernCheapest$451Average$789FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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AirAsia XCheapest$493Average$681FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time66%COVID-19 safety
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Cathay PacificCheapest$592Average$814FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time72%COVID-19 safety
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Qantas AirwaysCheapest$745Average$2,999FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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Singapore AirlinesCheapest$808Average$1,112FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time81%COVID-19 safety
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Thai AirwaysCheapest$876Average$1,099FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%COVID-19 safety
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Malaysia AirlinesCheapest$974Average$1,099FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time67%COVID-19 safety
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Japan AirlinesCheapest$1,072Average$1,130FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time79%COVID-19 safety
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