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Tips to know when travelling to Shanghai

Travelers usually depart from Auckland, Auckland-Symonds St. Bus Stop, Auckland-Queen St. Bus Stop, or Auckland-Britomart when they travel from Auckland to Shanghai. Book your trip to arrive at Shanghai Pudong International, or Shanghai Hongqiao International. The distance between Auckland and Shanghai is 9378 km. The most popular airlines for this route are China Southern Airlines, China Eastern Airlines, Qantas, Air New Zealand, and Air China. Auckland and Shanghai have 53 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Shanghai, consider visiting Chongming, and The Bund, Shanghai, China.

Weekly direct flights

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China Eastern Airlines on Fridays.

Air New Zealand on Tuesdays, and Sundays.

Check-in for a flight from Auckland to Shanghai

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during booking
China Southern AirlinesCSNCZYes
China Eastern AirlinesCESMUYes
QantasQFAQFYes
Air New ZealandANZNZYes
Air ChinaCCACAYes

Online check-in is not available for these airlines.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Auckland to Shanghai?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Auckland and Shanghai takes around 12 hours.
What is the flight distance between Auckland and Shanghai?
The flight distance between Auckland and Shanghai is 9378 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Auckland and Shanghai?
Several carriers operate flights between Auckland and Shanghai. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include China Eastern Airlines, Air New Zealand.
What are the most popular routes to and from Auckland?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Auckland and Melbourne, Sydney, Gold Coast, Wellington, Christchurch, Queenstown, Brisbane, Kuala Lumpur, Manila, Nelson, Dunedin, Perth, Napier, Palmerston North, Singapore, New Plymouth, London, Bangkok, Nadi, Denpasar.
What are the most popular routes to and from Shanghai?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Shanghai and Singapore, London, Taipei, Hong Kong, Bangkok, Kuala Lumpur, Sydney, Manila, Shenzhen, Melbourne, Manchester, Toronto, Guangzhou, Kaohsiung, Beijing, Vancouver, New Delhi, Brisbane, Chiang Mai, Xiamen.
What airports are near Auckland?
The main airport in Auckland is Auckland. It is also served by Auckland, Tauranga, Hamilton, Kerikeri, Rotorua Regional, Taupo, Whakatane, Whangarei.
What airports are near Shanghai?
The main airport in Shanghai is Shanghai Pudong International. It is also served by Ningbo Lishe International, Hangzhou Xiaoshan International, Sunan Shuofang International, Changzhou Benniu, Zhoushan Putuoshan, Nantong Xingdong, Yangzhou Taizhou International.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Auckland and Shanghai?
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What is Virtual Interlining and how do I use it?
Virtual Interlining provides a revolutionary way of traveling. You can combine different modes of transport like flights, trains, and buses into one itinerary. And this often saves money. Thanks to the world's largest carrier database, the Kiwi.com search function enables anyone to mix and match different modes of transport easily.
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