Flights Guangzhou - Shanghai

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Guangzhou Shanghai
Sat, 07 Oct CAN - SHA
Sat, 07 Oct SHA - CAN
208€ 199€
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Guangzhou Shanghai
Fri, 27 Oct CAN - SHA
113€ 108€
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Guangzhou Shanghai
Wed, 18 Oct CAN - SHA
Sun, 22 Oct SHA - CAN
225€ 217€
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Currency and cost comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 EUR = 7.91 CNY
Euro Chinese Yuan
1 CNY = 0.13 EUR
Last checked on 29 September 2023
Local, one-way ticket

Trains are 96% more expensive in Shanghai than in Guangzhou.

Mid-priced restaurant

The average meal is 60% more expensive in Shanghai than in Guangzhou.

Standard daytime start rate

Taxis are 33% more expensive in Shanghai than in Guangzhou.

Regular cappuccino

Coffee is 9% more expensive in Shanghai than in Guangzhou.

Guangzhou airports
  • ( Baiyun (CAN)
    How far from city centre: 30 kms
Shanghai airports
  • ( Hongqiao (SHA)
    How far from city centre: 7 kms
  • ( Pu Dong (PVG)
    How far from city centre: 31 kms
K Distance: 1211 kms

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Are you excited for an amazing trip from Guangzhou to Shanghai? You are in the right place! If you need a little getaway to see a loved one or a comfortable flight for your business trip, the best deal prices and airline carriers are a click away from you. You either are looking for a cheap flight or are in a hurry to find a last-minute ticket, no worries! eDreams will take care of everything you need for a perfect vacation in Shanghai. You will get a large selection of airfares from standard and low cost airlines worldwide and easily book your tickets for this route. Don´t forget to book a hotel and choose a car for your perfect trip as a package. Choose the best-suited flight and fasten your seatbelt, we are flying!

How is COVID-19 currently affecting flights from Guangzhou to Shanghai?
Using the flexible flight ticket, you're guaranteed a refund or a rebooking option (without fees) in case of flight cancellations when travelling to China. At eDreams have you covered!
For flights from Guangzhou to Shanghai, how can I find the cheapest price?
On eDreams we use machine learning to find the most economical flight between Guangzhou and Shanghai. By taking into account the combinations of airlines, stopovers, direct flights as well as the various criteria for the journeys, our search engine allows us to offer our customers the best price under the best conditions.
Is Shanghai more expensive than Guangzhou to visit?
Looking at the price of taxis, a ride in Shanghai costs an around 2.05 EUR euros, 33% more expensive than Guangzhou, with a fare of 1.54 EUR euros, while train tickets cost 96% more in Shanghai: 0.51 EUR euros against 0.26 EUR euros in Guangzhou. Comparing the price of a meal, they range from 5.13 EUR euros in Shanghai, 60% more than the 3.21 EUR euros in Guangzhou. The price of a coffee is approximately 9% more expensive in Shanghai, with an average of 3.55 EUR euros, while in Guangzhou the coffee costs 3.25 EUR.
When booking, when is the best time to do so in order to get the best prices for Guangzhou to Shanghai flights?
The most popular month for flights from Guangzhou to Shanghai are: November, July and May.
When is the best time to travel from Guangzhou to Shanghai?
A good period of the year to visit Shanghai from Guangzhou really depends on lots of personal preferences, price being one of the main criteria When it comes to popularity, June is the best month to fly to Shanghai from Guangzhou, basedd on searches from our customers, followed by November and July. If you prefer to avoid the busy season and get away from the crowds March, April and May are the months with fewer searches for the route Guangzhou -  Shanghai.
What is the duration of a flight from Guangzhou to Shanghai?
Flight time, on average, from Guangzhou to Shanghai is usually 02:18 hours on average, at an average distance of 1,185 km, for flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
What is the weather like in Shanghai compared to Guangzhou?
The average temperature in Guangzhou the average temperature is 38.1 degrees in summer, with precipitation around 12.0 mm , Shanghai's temperatures reach 37.03 during the hot season, with 12.0 average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around -2.66 degrees in Shanghai, compared to the 5.61 average degrees reported in Guangzhou. During the winter period, Guangzhou can register 12.0 mm precipitation, while Shanghai have an average of 3.0 mm rain level.
Which airports have flights between Guangzhou and Shanghai?
The most common route form Guangzhou to Shanghai is: Baiyun (CAN) to Pu Dong (PVG). These airlines fly this route:
  • China Eastern Airlines.
  • Shanghai Airlines.
  • China Southern Airlines.
  • Find more Guangzhou to Shanghai flights between Baiyun (CAN) to Hongqiao (SHA) which are flown by the following airline(s): China Southern Airlines.
  • Spring Airlines.
  • China Eastern Airlines.
What airlines fly from Guangzhou to Shanghai?
Airlines that have direct flight routes from Guangzhou to Shanghai are:
  • Spring Airlines.
  • China Southern Airlines.
  • Juneyao Airlines.
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