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Travelers usually depart from Vancouver International, Richmond, BC station, Vancouver - Pacific Central, or Vancouver Harbour Flight Centre when they travel from Vancouver to Shanghai. Book your trip to arrive at Shanghai Pudong International, or Shanghai Hongqiao International. The distance between Vancouver and Shanghai is 9025 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Air Canada, China Eastern Airlines, China Southern Airlines, Asiana Airlines, and Xiamen Airlines. Vancouver and Shanghai have 164 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Shanghai, consider visiting The Bund, Shanghai, China, and Chongming.

Weekly direct flights

MondaysTuesdaysWednesdaysThursdaysFridaysSaturdaysSundays
Number of flights3263717-5130
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Air Canada on Fridays.

Check-in for a flight from Vancouver to Shanghai

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during booking
Air CanadaACAACYes
China Eastern AirlinesCESMUYes
China Southern AirlinesCSNCZYes
Asiana AirlinesAAROZYes
Xiamen AirlinesCXAMFYes

Online check-in is not available for these airlines.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Vancouver to Shanghai?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Vancouver and Shanghai takes around 15 hours.
What is the flight distance between Vancouver and Shanghai?
The flight distance between Vancouver and Shanghai is 9025 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Vancouver and Shanghai?
Several carriers operate flights between Vancouver and Shanghai. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Air Canada.
What are the most popular routes to and from Vancouver?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Vancouver and Toronto, Calgary, Montreal, Dublin, Edmonton, Mexico City, Istanbul, Barcelona, New Delhi, Vienna, Prague, London, Madrid, Tokyo, Cancún, Rome, Milan, Berlin, Sydney, Amsterdam.
What are the most popular routes to and from Shanghai?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Shanghai and Singapore, London, Taipei, Hong Kong, Bangkok, Kuala Lumpur, Sydney, Manila, Shenzhen, Melbourne, Manchester, Toronto, Guangzhou, Kaohsiung, Beijing, New Delhi, Brisbane, Auckland, Chiang Mai, Xiamen.
Which airports are there in Vancouver?
Vancouver is mainly served by Vancouver International. But there are other airports nearby, including Vancouver Harbour Flight Centre.
What airports are near Vancouver?
The main airport in Vancouver is Vancouver International. It is also served by Seattle–Tacoma International, Bellingham International, Paine Field Everett, Victoria International, Nanaimo Harbour, CFB Comox, Victoria Inner Harbour SPB, Campbell River, Boeing Field, Friday Harbor Airport.
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 buses and trains depart from Vancouver?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Vancouver, including Ebus, Via Rail Canada, Amtrak train.
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