Cheap flights from Shanghai to Wuhan

Flights starting at £154. Choose between China Eastern Airlines, Air China, or China Southern Airlines to find the best price.

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Travelers usually depart from Shanghai Pudong International, or Shanghai Hongqiao International when they travel from Shanghai to Wuhan. The distance between Shanghai and Wuhan is 726 km. The most popular airlines for this route are China Eastern Airlines, Air China, China Southern Airlines, Shandong Airlines, and Juneyao Airlines. Shanghai and Wuhan have 147 direct flights per week.

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

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

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

Check-in for a flight from Shanghai to Wuhan

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during booking
China Eastern AirlinesCESMUYes
Air ChinaCCACAYes
China Southern AirlinesCSNCZYes
Shandong AirlinesCDGSCYes
Juneyao AirlinesDKHHOYes

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 Wuhan?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Shanghai and Wuhan takes around 2.0 hours.
What is the flight distance between Shanghai and Wuhan?
The flight distance between Shanghai and Wuhan is 726 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Shanghai and Wuhan?
Several carriers operate flights between Shanghai and Wuhan. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include China Southern Airlines, China Eastern Airlines, Air China, Juneyao 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 Wuhan?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Wuhan and Singapore, Taipei, Hong Kong, London, Kuala Lumpur, Melbourne, Toronto, Kaohsiung, Dublin, Beijing, Shenzhen, Guangzhou, Sydney, Shymkent, New Delhi, Taichung, Hangzhou, Zhuhai, Dalian, Manchester.
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, Nantong Xingdong, Changzhou Benniu, Ningbo Lishe International, Yangzhou Taizhou International, Zhoushan Putuoshan.
What airports are near Wuhan?
The main airport in Wuhan is Wuhan Tianhe International. It is also served by Wuhan Tianhe International, Xinyang Minggang Airport.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Shanghai and Wuhan?
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