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Book your trip to arrive at Shanghai Pudong International, or Shanghai Hongqiao International. The distance between Guilin and Shanghai is 1328 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Air China, China Eastern Airlines, Shanghai Airlines, Juneyao Airlines, and China Southern Airlines. Guilin and Shanghai have 172 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Shanghai, consider visiting The Bund, Shanghai, China, and Chongming.

Weekly direct flights

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Shanghai Airlines on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

China Eastern Airlines on Mondays.

Air China on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays.

Juneyao Airlines on Thursdays.

Check-in for a flight from Guilin to Shanghai

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during booking
Air ChinaCCACAYes
China Eastern AirlinesCESMUYes
Shanghai AirlinesCSHFMYes
Juneyao AirlinesDKHHOYes
China Southern AirlinesCSNCZYes

Online check-in is not available for these airlines.

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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Guilin to Shanghai?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Guilin and Shanghai takes around 2.4 hours.
What is the flight distance between Guilin and Shanghai?
The flight distance between Guilin and Shanghai is 1328 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Guilin and Shanghai?
Several carriers operate flights between Guilin and Shanghai. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Juneyao Airlines, Air China, China Eastern Airlines, Shanghai Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Guilin?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Guilin and Beijing, Zhangjiajie, Xi'an, Singapore, Xiamen, Zhengzhou, Kuala Lumpur, Hanoi, Kunming, Lijiang, Sanya, Huangshan City, Qingdao, Nanning, Hangzhou, Kota Kinabalu, Medan, Xingyi, Guizhou, Yangon, Phuket City.
What are the most popular routes to and from Shanghai?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Shanghai and Beijing, New York, Los Angeles, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, San Francisco, Tokyo, Bangkok, Xi'an, Chengdu, Taipei, Hong Kong, Singapore, Chicago, Seoul, Phuket City, Manila, Washington, D.C., Osaka, Wuhan.
What airports are near Guilin?
The main airport in Guilin is Guilin Liangjiang International. It is also served by Liuzhou Bailian, Guilin Liangjiang International, Shaoyang Wugang, Changzhoudao Airport.
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, Nantong Xingdong, Changzhou Benniu, Yangzhou Taizhou International, Zhoushan Putuoshan.
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