Cheap flights from Shanghai to Harbin

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Travelers usually depart from Shanghai Pudong International, or Shanghai Hongqiao International when they travel from Shanghai to Harbin. The distance between Shanghai and Harbin is 1657 km. The most popular airlines for this route are China Eastern Airlines, Air China, China Southern Airlines, Shandong Airlines, and Hainan Airlines. Shanghai and Harbin have 117 direct flights per week.

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

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

Suparna Airlines on Saturdays, and Sundays.

Check-in for a flight from Shanghai to Harbin

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during booking
China Eastern AirlinesCESMUYes
Air ChinaCCACAYes
China Southern AirlinesCSNCZYes
Shandong AirlinesCDGSCYes
Hainan AirlinesCHHHUYes

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 Harbin?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Shanghai and Harbin takes around 3.0 hours.
What is the flight distance between Shanghai and Harbin?
The flight distance between Shanghai and Harbin is 1657 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Shanghai and Harbin?
Several carriers operate flights between Shanghai and Harbin. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include China Eastern Airlines, Suparna Airlines, China Southern Airlines, Air China.
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 Harbin?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Harbin and Shenzhen, Singapore, Hong Kong, Beijing, London, Melbourne, Xiamen, Yuncheng, Nanchang, Bangkok, Kuala Lumpur, Guangzhou, Manila, Kaohsiung, Vancouver, Cebu, Medan, Johannesburg, Osaka, Xi'an.
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, Nantong Xingdong, Ningbo Lishe International, Changzhou Benniu, Sunan Shuofang International, Yangzhou Taizhou International, Zhoushan Putuoshan.
What airports are near Harbin?
The main airport in Harbin is Harbin Taiping International. It is also served by Changchun Longjia International, Harbin Taiping International, Daqing Sartu.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Shanghai and Harbin?
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