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Flight information for Shanghai to Australia

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from Shanghai to Australia

Fastest flight time

10h 30m

Direct flights

None
The fastest flight from Shanghai to Australia takes 10h 30m
There are no direct flights from Shanghai to Australia. Popular non-direct routes for this connection are Shanghai Pu Dong Airport - Melbourne Airport, Shanghai Pu Dong Airport - Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport and Shanghai Hongqiao Intl Airport - Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport.

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from Shanghai to Australia

Look no further. We've gone through all the searches for this route on momondo so you have the important information and insights to find the cheapest flight ticket for your trip

What is the cheapest airline that flies to Australia from Shanghai?

Hainan Airlines

Air China, Cathay Pacific, and China Eastern are the most popular carriers operating from Shanghai to Australia

What is the cheapest Shanghai to Australia flight route?

Shanghai Hongqiao Intl - Sydney Kingsford Smith

Fly from Shanghai Hongqiao Intl to Sydney Kingsford Smith for the best Shanghai - Australia flight prices


Easily compare return flights from Shanghai to Australia

Below you can see the best fares for your return flight route over the next three months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from Shanghai to Australia by changing tabs
Malaysia Airlines
10 Nov.
PVG11:05Shanghai Pu Dong
25h 25m
1 stop
SYD12:30Sydney Kingsford Smith
2 Dec.
SYD08:10Sydney Kingsford Smith
28h 05m
1 stop
PVG12:15Shanghai Pu Dong
Multiple Airlines
16 Dec.
PVG11:05Shanghai Pu Dong
36h 20m
2 stops
SYD23:25Sydney Kingsford Smith
5 Jan.
SYD17:15Sydney Kingsford Smith
19h 00m
1 stop
PVG12:15Shanghai Pu Dong
Malaysia Airlines
16 Dec.
PVG11:05Shanghai Pu Dong
25h 25m
1 stop
SYD12:30Sydney Kingsford Smith
5 Jan.
SYD17:15Sydney Kingsford Smith
19h 00m
1 stop
PVG12:15Shanghai Pu Dong
Multiple Airlines
14 Dec.
PVG20:35Shanghai Pu Dong
35h 30m
2 stops
SYD08:05Sydney Kingsford Smith
6 Jan.
SYD06:35Sydney Kingsford Smith
30h 20m
1 stop
PVG12:55Shanghai Pu Dong
China Airlines
7 Nov.
PVG07:05Shanghai Pu Dong
21h 10m
1 stop
SYD04:15Sydney Kingsford Smith
2 Dec.
SYD17:10Sydney Kingsford Smith
15h 40m
1 stop
PVG08:50Shanghai Pu Dong
XiamenAir
19 Aug.
SHA17:55Shanghai Hongqiao Intl
34h 00m
1 stop
MEL03:55Melbourne
27 Aug.
MEL05:30Melbourne
26h 35m
1 stop
SHA08:05Shanghai Hongqiao Intl

Find the cheapest one-way flights from Shanghai to Australia

If you're looking for one-way flights from Shanghai to Australia, view some of our deals below provided by Cebu Pacific, Malaysia Airlines and XiamenAir
Cebu Pacific
30 Oct.
PVG21:35Shanghai Pu Dong
30h 20m
1 stop
SYD03:55Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
31 Oct.
PVG21:35Shanghai Pu Dong
28h 45m
2 stops
BNE02:20Brisbane
Malaysia Airlines
19 Aug.
PVG11:25Shanghai Pu Dong
16h 35m
1 stop
SYD04:00Sydney Kingsford Smith

Search last-minute flights to Australia from Shanghai

Find and compare return flight prices for your last-minute flight from Shanghai to Australia
Multiple Airlines
8 Jul.
PVG11:25Shanghai Pu Dong
26h 10m
1 stop
SYD13:35Sydney Kingsford Smith
12 Aug.
SYD16:30Sydney Kingsford Smith
43h 45m
2 stops
PVG12:15Shanghai Pu Dong
Multiple Airlines
3 Jul.
PVG11:25Shanghai Pu Dong
26h 10m
1 stop
SYD13:35Sydney Kingsford Smith
17 Aug.
SYD07:15Sydney Kingsford Smith
20h 40m
1 stop
PVG03:55Shanghai Pu Dong
Multiple Airlines
8 Jul.
PVG11:25Shanghai Pu Dong
14h 30m
1 stop
MEL01:55Melbourne
12 Aug.
MEL03:10Melbourne
24h 45m
1 stop
PVG03:55Shanghai Pu Dong
China Eastern
7 Jul.
PVG20:15Shanghai Pu Dong
30h 00m
1 stop
MEL02:15Melbourne
12 Aug.
MEL03:10Melbourne
24h 45m
1 stop
PVG03:55Shanghai Pu Dong
Multiple Airlines
8 Jul.
PVG11:25Shanghai Pu Dong
14h 30m
1 stop
MEL01:55Melbourne
12 Aug.
MEL03:30Melbourne
24h 25m
2 stops
PVG03:55Shanghai Pu Dong
Multiple Airlines
5 Jul.
PVG05:55Shanghai Pu Dong
21h 35m
1 stop
MEL03:30Melbourne
9 Aug.
MEL09:15Melbourne
32h 45m
2 stops
PVG18:00Shanghai Pu Dong

Best airlines flying from Shanghai to Australia

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AirlineRatingFree cancellationPrice
XiamenAirPriceFrom $336Free cancellationRating
6.6
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Hainan AirlinesPriceFrom $448Free cancellationRating
0.0
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Cathay PacificPriceFrom $567Free cancellationRating
8.1
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China SouthernPriceFrom $678Free cancellationRating
6.9
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Air ChinaPriceFrom $687Free cancellationRating
7.0
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China EasternPriceFrom $699Free cancellationRating
7.5
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Qantas AirwaysPriceFrom $762Free cancellationRating
6.5
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Singapore AirlinesPriceFrom $786Free cancellationRating
8.0
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Malaysia AirlinesPriceFrom $901Free cancellationRating
7.6
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Malaysia Airlines flights from Shanghai to Australia

Our best Malaysia Airlines deals on Shanghai to Australia flight tickets
Malaysia Airlines
10 Nov.
PVG11:05Shanghai Pu Dong
25h 25m
1 stop
SYD12:30Sydney Kingsford Smith
2 Dec.
SYD08:10Sydney Kingsford Smith
28h 05m
1 stop
PVG12:15Shanghai Pu Dong
Malaysia Airlines
16 Dec.
PVG11:05Shanghai Pu Dong
25h 25m
1 stop
SYD12:30Sydney Kingsford Smith
5 Jan.
SYD17:15Sydney Kingsford Smith
19h 00m
1 stop
PVG12:15Shanghai Pu Dong

China Airlines flights from Shanghai to Australia

Our best China Airlines deals on Shanghai to Australia flight tickets
China Airlines
7 Nov.
PVG07:05Shanghai Pu Dong
21h 10m
1 stop
SYD04:15Sydney Kingsford Smith
2 Dec.
SYD17:10Sydney Kingsford Smith
15h 40m
1 stop
PVG08:50Shanghai Pu Dong
China Airlines
11 Nov.
PVG07:05Shanghai Pu Dong
21h 10m
1 stop
SYD04:15Sydney Kingsford Smith
2 Dec.
SYD17:10Sydney Kingsford Smith
15h 40m
1 stop
PVG08:50Shanghai Pu Dong
China Airlines
15 Dec.
SHA11:15Shanghai Hongqiao Intl
17h 00m
1 stop
SYD04:15Sydney Kingsford Smith
6 Jan.
SYD17:10Sydney Kingsford Smith
19h 05m
1 stop
SHA12:15Shanghai Hongqiao Intl

  • Are airlines flying from Shanghai to Australia offering flexible cancellation due to COVID-19?

    Some of our partner airlines flying from Shanghai to Australia are adapting new policies due to the global impact of COVID-19. Some of the airlines that may be waiving their cancellation fees are China Eastern, Cathay Pacific, and Hainan Airlines. You can search for the full list of airlines such as China Eastern that are offering this flexibility.



Alternative routes for Shanghai to Australia

Compare alternative flights to and from nearby airports and cities to discover the best prices and most convenient flight times
Shanghai to Sydney Flights
Fastest flight time10h 30m
Cheapest price$1,277
Shanghai to Melbourne Flights
Fastest flight time21h 00m
Cheapest price$4,372
Shanghai to Cairns Flights
Fastest flight time33h 20m
Cheapest price$4,346
Shanghai to Brisbane Flights
Fastest flight time18h 15m
Cheapest price$20,191
Shanghai to Perth Flights
Fastest flight time28h 55m
Cheapest price$1,849

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