Cheap flights from Cape Town to Shanghai

Flights starting at £456. Choose between Fly Safair, Emirates, or China Eastern Airlines to find the best price.

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Book your trip to arrive at Shanghai Pudong International, or Shanghai Hongqiao International. The most popular airlines for this route are Fly Safair, Emirates, China Eastern Airlines, Air China, and Airlink. Cape Town and Shanghai have 401 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Shanghai, consider visiting The Bund, Shanghai, China, and Chongming.

Check-in for a flight from Cape Town to Shanghai

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Fly SafairSFRFAYes0
0
EmiratesUAEEKNoOpens 48 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
China Eastern AirlinesCESMUYes0
0
Air ChinaCCACAYesNo
AirlinkLNK4ZYesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight

Weather in Shanghai

Average Weather

MonthAverage monthly max temperatureAverage monthly min temperature
January9°C3°C
February10°C4°C
March15°C7°C
April20°C12°C
May25°C17°C
June27°C21°C
July31°C25°C
August31°C26°C
September27°C22°C
October23°C17°C
November18°C12°C
December11°C5°C
Hottest Month
31°C
August
Coldest month
3°C
January
Sunny days
277
days per year

14 day forecast

Friday
12 Jul
97%
26°C24°C
19 Jul
35°C27°C
Saturday
13 Jul
88%
28°C24°C
20 Jul
35°C27°C
Sunday
14 Jul
86%
29°C25°C
21 Jul
75%
33°C26°C
Monday
15 Jul
30°C25°C
22 Jul
86%
31°C26°C
Tuesday
16 Jul
34°C27°C
23 Jul
83%
32°C25°C
Wednesday
17 Jul
35°C27°C
24 Jul
34°C26°C
Thursday
18 Jul
33°C26°C
25 Jul
33°C26°C

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