Cheap flights from Hong Kong to Shanghai

Choose between China Eastern Airlines, Cathay Pacific, or Emirates to find the best price

Book your trip to arrive at Shanghai Pudong International, or Shanghai Hongqiao International. The distance between Hong Kong and Shanghai is 1257 km. The most popular airlines for this route are China Eastern Airlines, Cathay Pacific, Emirates, Spring Airlines, and Air China. Hong Kong and Shanghai have 189 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Shanghai, consider visiting The Bund, Shanghai, China, and Chongming.

Weekly flights

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Number of flights18403320-4632

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Spring Airlines on Wednesdays, and Saturdays.

Hong Kong Airlines on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

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

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

Cathay Pacific on Mondays, Thursdays, and Saturdays.

Cathay Dragon on and Wednesdays.

Check-in for a flight from Hong Kong to Shanghai

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingAirport check-in closesOnline check-in available
China Eastern AirlinesCESMUYesUnknownNo
Cathay PacificCPACXYesUnknownNo
EmiratesUAEEKNoUnknownNo
Spring AirlinesCQH9CYesUnknownNo
Air ChinaCCACAYesUnknownNo

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Hong Kong to Shanghai?

A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Hong Kong and Shanghai takes around 2.6 hours.

What is the flight distance between Hong Kong and Shanghai?

The flight distance between Hong Kong and Shanghai is 1257 km.

What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Hong Kong and Shanghai?

Several carriers operate flights between Hong Kong and Shanghai. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Eastern Airlines, Hong Kong Airlines, Spring Airlines, Shanghai Airlines.

What are the most popular routes to and from Hong Kong?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Hong Kong and Gatwick, Suvarnabhumi, Charles de Gaulle Airport, Singapore Changi, Ninoy Aquino International, Shanghai Pudong International, Clark International, Iloilo International, Bacolod–Silay, Daniel Z. Romualdez, Tuguegarao.

What are the most popular routes to and from Shanghai?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Shanghai and Beijing Capital International, Shenzhen Bao an International, Fuzhou Changle International, Xiamen Gaoqi International, Changsha Huanghua International, Dalian Zhoushuizi International, Yantai Penglai, Jinan Yaoqiang International, Guilin Liangjiang International, Nanchang Changbei International, Luoyang Beijiao.

Which airports are there in Hong Kong?

Hong Kong is mainly served by Hong Kong International. But there are other airports nearby, including Hong Kong Sheung Wan Heliport.

What airports are near Hong Kong?

The main airport in Hong Kong is Hong Kong International. It is also served by Guangzhou Baiyun International, Shenzhen Bao an International, Macau International, Zhuhai Jinwan, Huizhou Pingtan, Foshan Shadi.

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, Sunan Shuofang International, Yangzhou Taizhou International, Changzhou Benniu, Zhoushan Putuoshan, Nantong Xingdong.

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