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Hong Kong to Shanghai flights

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  • Flights to Shanghai from £193
Flight DurationFlights between Hong Kong and Shanghai take, on average, 2 h and 31 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flightCheapest price for a one-way flight between Hong Kong with Shanghai found by our customers in the last 72 hours
Departing AirportThe airport Hong Kong International Airport is the departure airport operating flights between Hong Kong and Shanghai
Arriving AirportFlights departing Hong Kong with Shanghai as destination arrives at Pu Dong

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Departure Thu, 12 Aug Return Sat, 21 Aug
HKG Hong Kong
SHA Shanghai
return from £221
Departure Thu, 02 Sep Return Sun, 05 Sep
HKG Hong Kong
SHA Shanghai
return from £193
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Currency and price comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 9.06 CNY
British Pound Sterling Chinese Yuan
1 CNY = 0.12 GBP
Last checked on 04 August 2021
Train
Local, one-way ticket
52%

Trains in Shanghai are 52% cheaper than in Hong Kong.

Hong Kong
£0.93
Shanghai
£0.45
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
40%

A meal in Shanghai is 40% cheaper than a meal in Hong Kong.

Hong Kong
£5.55
Shanghai
£3.34
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
30%

A taxi fare in Shanghai is 30% cheaper than in Hong Kong.

Hong Kong
£2.22
Shanghai
£1.56
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
16%

Coffee in Shanghai is 16% cheaper than in Hong Kong.

Hong Kong
£3.5
Shanghai
£2.95
Hong Kong airports
  • ( Hong Kong International Airport (HKG)
    How far from city centre: 14 miles
Shanghai airports
  • ( Hongqiao (SHA)
    How far from city centre: 4 miles
  • ( Pu Dong (PVG)
    How far from city centre: 19 miles
K Distance: 760 miles

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Frequent asked questions about flights from Hong Kong to Shanghai

😷 Is it safe to travel from Hong Kong to Shanghai during the Covid-19 situation?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions China may apply when travelling from Hong Kong. Is your flight cancelled? We've got your back! With our flexible ticket guarantee you can decide if you want to book another flight - free of rebooking fee - or get a full refund!
🔍 How can I find cheap flights from Hong Kong to Shanghai at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Hong Kong to Shanghai is 193£. At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the best option available, considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys.
💰 Is Shanghai expensive to visit compared to Hong Kong?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Shanghai costs an average of 1.57 GBP, 30% cheaper than Hong Kong, with a fare of 2.25 GBP, while train tickets costs 52% less in Shanghai: 0.45 GBP against 0.94 GBP in Hong Kong. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 3.37 GBP in Shanghai, 40% less than the 5.62 GBP in Hong Kong. The price of the coffee is around 15% cheaper in Shanghai, with an average of 3.00 GBP, while in Hong Kong the coffee costs 3.54 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from Hong Kong to Shanghai?
The most popular months to book a trip from Hong Kong to Shanghai are May, June and April, based on the searches of our customers.
📅 When is the best time to travel from Hong Kong to Shanghai?
The best time of the year to go to Shanghai when flying from Hong Kong depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, April is the top 1º month to fly to Shanghai from Hong Kong in terms of searches from our customer, followed by June and May. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, February, December and January are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Hong Kong -  Shanghai.
🕑 How long does the flight take to go from Hong Kong to Shanghai?
The total flight time between Hong Kong and Shanghai is of around 02:31 hours on average, considering an average distance of 1,251 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
🌡️ How is the weather in Shanghai compared to Hong Kong?
While in Hong Kong the temperatures can reach an average of 35.3 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 12.0 mm ,Shanghai's temperatures can go up to 37.03 ºC during the hot season, with 12.0 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around -2.66 ºC in Shanghai, compared to the 9.13 ºC average degrees reported in Hong Kong. During the winter period, Hong Kong can register 9.0 mm precipitation, while Shanghai have an average of 3.0 mm rain level.
🛄 Which airports have flights between Hong Kong and Shanghai?
The main airport route flying between Hong Kong and Shanghai is: Hong Kong International Airport (HKG) to Pu Dong (PVG). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • China Eastern Airlines.
  • Spring Airlines.
  • Hong Kong Airlines.
  • Alternatively, you can find Hong Kong - Shanghai flights between Hong Kong International Airport (HKG) to Hongqiao (SHA) with the following airline(s) flying the route: China Eastern Airlines.
  • Shanghai Airlines.
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Which are the airlines with flights from Hong Kong to Shanghai?
Airlines with direct flights departing from Hong Kong to Shanghai are:
  • China Eastern Airlines.
  • Shanghai Airlines.
  • Spring Airlines.
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