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Book your trip to arrive at Shanghai Pudong International, or Shanghai Hongqiao International. The distance between Hong Kong and Shanghai is 1257 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Cathay Pacific, China Eastern Airlines, Juneyao Airlines, Xiamen Airlines, and China Southern Airlines. Hong Kong and Shanghai have 189 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Shanghai, consider visiting The Bund, Shanghai, China, and Chongming.

Weekly direct flights

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Direct flights2121-33
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Cathay Pacific on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays, and Sundays.

Juneyao Airlines on Saturdays.

Hong Kong Airlines on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

China Eastern Airlines on Mondays, Thursdays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Check-in for a flight from Hong Kong to Shanghai

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during booking
Cathay PacificCPACXYes
China Eastern AirlinesCESMUYes
Juneyao AirlinesDKHHOYes
Xiamen AirlinesCXAMFYes
China Southern AirlinesCSNCZYes

Online check-in is not available for these airlines.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Hong Kong to Shanghai?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Hong Kong and Shanghai takes around 2.6 hours.
What is the flight distance between Hong Kong and Shanghai?
The flight distance between Hong Kong and Shanghai is 1257 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Hong Kong and Shanghai?
Several carriers operate flights between Hong Kong and Shanghai. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Juneyao Airlines, Cathay Pacific, Hong Kong Airlines, China Eastern Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Hong Kong?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Hong Kong and Tokyo, Seoul, Sapporo, Manila, Osaka, Bangkok, Semarang, Singapore, Ho Chi Minh City, Yogyakarta, Phuket City, Chiang Mai, Kuala Lumpur, Surabaya, Busan, Taipei, Da Nang, Hanoi, Denpasar, Bandar Lampung.
What are the most popular routes to and from Shanghai?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Shanghai and Singapore, London, Taipei, Bangkok, Kuala Lumpur, Sydney, Manila, Shenzhen, Melbourne, Manchester, Toronto, Guangzhou, Kaohsiung, Beijing, Vancouver, New Delhi, Brisbane, Auckland, Chiang Mai, Xiamen.
What airports are near Hong Kong?
The main airport in Hong Kong is Hong Kong International. It is also served by Hong Kong International, Guangzhou Baiyun International, Macau International, Shenzhen Bao an International, Foshan Shadi, Huizhou Pingtan, Zhuhai Jinwan.
What airports are near Shanghai?
The main airport in Shanghai is Shanghai Pudong International. It is also served by Hangzhou Xiaoshan International, Ningbo Lishe International, Changzhou Benniu, Zhoushan Putuoshan, Nantong Xingdong, Sunan Shuofang International, Yangzhou Taizhou International.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Hong Kong and Shanghai?
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