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Travelers usually depart from Shanghai Pudong International, or Shanghai Hongqiao International when they travel from Shanghai to Hong Kong. The distance between Shanghai and Hong Kong is 1257 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Cathay Pacific, China Eastern Airlines, Xiamen Airlines, Hong Kong Airlines, and Juneyao Airlines. Shanghai and Hong Kong have 77 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Hong Kong, consider visiting Zhongshan Island, Tsing Yi, Xiaoguwei, Haizhu, Tian Tan Buddha, Jinshazhou, and The Peak, Hong Kong.

Weekly direct flights

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

China Eastern Airlines on Mondays, Thursdays, and Saturdays.

Check-in for a flight from Shanghai to Hong Kong

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during booking
Cathay PacificCPACXYes
China Eastern AirlinesCESMUYes
Xiamen AirlinesCXAMFYes
Hong Kong AirlinesCRKHXYes
Juneyao AirlinesDKHHOYes

Online check-in is not available for these airlines.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Shanghai to Hong Kong?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Shanghai and Hong Kong takes around 2.9 hours.
What is the flight distance between Shanghai and Hong Kong?
The flight distance between Shanghai and Hong Kong is 1257 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Shanghai and Hong Kong?
Several carriers operate flights between Shanghai and Hong Kong. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Hong Kong Airlines, China Eastern Airlines, Cathay Pacific.
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, Manila, New Delhi, Shenzhen, Guangzhou, Beijing, Sydney, Melbourne, Bangkok, Tokyo, Dublin, Sanya, Qingdao, Kaohsiung, Chengdu, Osaka, Bengaluru.
What are the most popular routes to and from Hong Kong?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Hong Kong and Tokyo, Manila, Singapore, London, Osaka, Seoul, Sapporo, Bangkok, Taipei, Kuala Lumpur, Ho Chi Minh City, Phuket City, Cebu, Manchester, Denpasar, Angeles, Hanoi, Iloilo City, Busan, Da Nang.
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 Ningbo Lishe International, Hangzhou Xiaoshan International, Zhoushan Putuoshan, Changzhou Benniu, Nantong Xingdong, Sunan Shuofang International, Yangzhou Taizhou International.
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, Shenzhen Bao an International, Macau International, Foshan Shadi, Huizhou Pingtan, Zhuhai Jinwan.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Shanghai and Hong Kong?
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