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Tips to know when travelling to Sydney

Travelers usually depart from Shanghai Pudong International, or Shanghai Hongqiao International when they travel from Shanghai to Sydney. The most popular airlines for this route are Xiamen Airlines, China Eastern Airlines, China Southern Airlines, Shanghai Airlines, and AirAsia X. Shanghai and Sydney have 30 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Sydney, consider visiting Sydney Opera House, and Blue Mountains.

Weekly direct flights

MondaysTuesdaysWednesdaysThursdaysFridaysSaturdaysSundays
Number of flights6175-101

Check-in for a flight from Shanghai to Sydney

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Xiamen AirlinesCXAMFYesNo
China Eastern AirlinesCESMUYesNo
China Southern AirlinesCSNCZYesNo
Shanghai AirlinesCSHFMYesNo
AirAsia XXAXD7YesOpens 240 days before flight
Closes 4 hours before flight

Frequently asked questions

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, Melbourne, Bangkok, Tokyo, Dublin, Sanya, Qingdao, Kaohsiung, Chengdu, Osaka, Bengaluru.
What are the most popular routes to and from Sydney?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Sydney and Melbourne, Auckland, Denpasar, Singapore, Brisbane, Bangkok, Gold Coast, London, Kathmandu, Manila, Perth, Adelaide, Kuala Lumpur, Darwin, Christchurch, Ho Chi Minh City, Tokyo, Ballina, Phuket City, New Delhi.
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, Changzhou Benniu, Zhoushan Putuoshan, Nantong Xingdong, Yangzhou Taizhou International.
What airports are near Sydney?
The main airport in Sydney is Sydney. It is also served by Canberra, Bathurst, Orange, Newcastle, Illawarra Regional.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Shanghai and Sydney?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Shanghai and Sydney thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Shanghai and Sydney can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
What is Virtual Interlining and how do I use it?
Virtual Interlining provides a revolutionary way of traveling. You can combine different modes of transport like flights, trains, and buses into one itinerary. And this often saves money. Thanks to the world's largest carrier database, the Kiwi.com search function enables anyone to mix and match different modes of transport easily.
Which airlines fly between Shanghai and Sydney?
Currently, you can fly between Shanghai and Sydney with Xiamen Airlines, China Eastern Airlines, China Southern Airlines, Shanghai Airlines, AirAsia X.
When's the best time to travel between Shanghai and Sydney?
If you don’t have specific dates for your trip between Shanghai and Sydney, you can enter a date range into the departure and return fields. Most carriers on the Kiwi.com website allow you to search and book up to six months from the day of your search. Order the search results by the best, cheapest, or fastest route, or find the cheapest outbound and return combination in the pricing table.
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