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Travelers usually depart from Shanghai Pudong International, or Shanghai Hongqiao International when they travel from Shanghai to Sanya. The distance between Shanghai and Sanya is 1871 km. The most popular airlines for this route are China Southern Airlines, Juneyao Airlines, Hainan Airlines, China Eastern Airlines, and Shenzhen Airlines. Shanghai and Sanya have 190 direct flights per week.

Weekly direct flights

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

Shanghai Airlines on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays.

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

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

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

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

Check-in for a flight from Shanghai to Sanya

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during booking
China Southern AirlinesCSNCZYes
Juneyao AirlinesDKHHOYes
Hainan AirlinesCHHHUYes
China Eastern AirlinesCESMUYes
Shenzhen AirlinesCSZZHYes

Online check-in is not available for these airlines.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Shanghai to Sanya?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Shanghai and Sanya takes around 3.5 hours.
What is the flight distance between Shanghai and Sanya?
The flight distance between Shanghai and Sanya is 1871 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Shanghai and Sanya?
Several carriers operate flights between Shanghai and Sanya. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include China Southern Airlines, Shanghai Airlines, Juneyao Airlines, Suparna Airlines, China Eastern Airlines, Hainan 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, Qingdao, Kaohsiung, Chengdu, Osaka, Bengaluru.
What are the most popular routes to and from Sanya?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Sanya and Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Hong Kong, Guangzhou, Beijing, Moscow, Tokyo, London, Simferopol, Shenzhen, Taipei, Sydney, Ho Chi Minh City, Kunming, Kota Kinabalu, Shenyang, Horta, Azores, Chiang Mai, Manchester, Guilin.
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, Ningbo Lishe International, Changzhou Benniu, Zhoushan Putuoshan, Nantong Xingdong, Sunan Shuofang International, Yangzhou Taizhou International.
What airports are near Sanya?
The main airport in Sanya is Sanya Phoenix International. It is also served by Sanya Phoenix International, Haikou Meilan International, Qionghai Bo'ao.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Shanghai and Sanya?
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