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Travelers usually depart from Shanghai Pudong International, or Shanghai Hongqiao International when they travel from Shanghai to Guilin. The distance between Shanghai and Guilin is 1328 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Shanghai Airlines, China Eastern Airlines, Air China, Juneyao Airlines, and China Southern Airlines. Shanghai and Guilin have 81 direct flights per week.

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China Eastern Airlines on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Check-in for a flight from Shanghai to Guilin

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during booking
Shanghai AirlinesCSHFMYes
China Eastern AirlinesCESMUYes
Air ChinaCCACAYes
Juneyao AirlinesDKHHOYes
China Southern AirlinesCSNCZYes

Online check-in is not available for these airlines.

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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Shanghai to Guilin?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Shanghai and Guilin takes around 2.6 hours.
What is the flight distance between Shanghai and Guilin?
The flight distance between Shanghai and Guilin is 1328 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Shanghai and Guilin?
Several carriers operate flights between Shanghai and Guilin. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Juneyao Airlines, Shanghai Airlines, Air China, China Eastern Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Shanghai?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Shanghai and Singapore, Taipei, London, Kuala Lumpur, Hong Kong, Manila, New Delhi, Shenzhen, Guangzhou, Beijing, Sydney, Melbourne, Bangkok, Tokyo, Dublin, Sanya, Qingdao, Kaohsiung, Chengdu, Osaka.
What are the most popular routes to and from Guilin?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Guilin and Singapore, Taipei, Beijing, Zhangjiajie, Bangkok, Hong Kong, Nanning, Xi'an, Sydney, Penang, Chengdu, Mexico City, Kunming, Tongren, Da Nang, Haikou, Lhasa, Lijiang, Bengaluru, Diqing Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture.
Which airports are there in Shanghai?
Shanghai is mainly served by Shanghai Pudong International. But there are other airports nearby, including Shanghai Hongqiao International.
What airports are near Shanghai?
The main airport in Shanghai is Shanghai Pudong International. It is also served by Hangzhou Xiaoshan International, Sunan Shuofang International, Ningbo Lishe International, Nantong Xingdong, Changzhou Benniu, Yangzhou Taizhou International, Zhoushan Putuoshan.
What airports are near Guilin?
The main airport in Guilin is Guilin Liangjiang International. It is also served by Liuzhou Bailian, Guilin Liangjiang International, Shaoyang Wugang, Changzhoudao Airport.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Shanghai and Guilin?
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