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Shanghai to Shenzhen flights

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Flight DurationFlights between Shanghai and Shenzhen take, on average, 2 hours and 35 minutes minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flightCheapest price for a one-way flight between Shanghai with Shenzhen found by our customers in the last 72 hours
Departing AirportThe airport Hongqiao is the departure airport operating flights between Shanghai and Shenzhen
Arriving AirportFlights departing Shanghai with Shenzhen as destination arrives at Shenzhen

Cheap last minute flights to Shenzhen

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Departure Sun, 27 Jun Return Tue, 29 Jun
SHA Shanghai
SZX Shenzhen
return from £101
Departure Fri, 16 Jul Return Tue, 20 Jul
SHA Shanghai
SZX Shenzhen
return from £202
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Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 8.99 CNY
British Pound Sterling Chinese Yuan
1 CNY = 0.12 GBP
Last checked on 19 June 2021
Local, one-way ticket

A train in Shenzhen costs roughly the same as in Shanghai.

Mid-priced restaurant

A meal in Shenzhen costs roughly the same as in Shanghai.

Standard daytime start rate

A taxi fare in Shenzhen is 29% cheaper than in Shanghai.

Regular cappuccino

Coffee is 9% more expensive in Shenzhen than in Shanghai.

Shanghai airports
  • ( Hongqiao (SHA)
    How far from city centre: 4 miles
  • ( Pu Dong (PVG)
    How far from city centre: 19 miles
Shenzhen airports
  • ( Shenzhen (SZX)
    How far from city centre: 10 miles
K Distance: 753 miles

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Frequent asked questions about flights from Shanghai to Shenzhen

😷 Is it safe to travel from Shanghai to Shenzhen 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 Shanghai. 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 much are flights from Shanghai to Shenzhen?
The average price to go from Shanghai to Shenzhen is of 87.48 GBP, but bare in mind that ticket prices may vary depending on the season and on how far in advance you book.
🔍 How can I find cheap flights from Shanghai to Shenzhen at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Shanghai to Shenzhen is 101£. 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 Shenzhen expensive to visit compared to Shanghai?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Shenzhen costs an average of 1.12 GBP, 29% cheaper than Shanghai, with a fare of 1.57 GBP, while train tickets are cheaper, but cost the same in both Shenzhen and Shanghai: 0.45 GBP. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 3.35 GBP in both Shenzhen and Shanghai. The price of the coffee is around 3% more expensive in Shenzhen, with an average of 3.26 GBP , while in Shanghai the coffee costs 3.16 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from Shanghai to Shenzhen?
The most popular months to book a trip from Shanghai to Shenzhen are September, January and October, based on the searches of our customers.
📅 When is the best time to travel from Shanghai to Shenzhen?
The best time of the year to go to Shenzhen when flying from Shanghai depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, October is the top 1º month to fly to Shenzhen from Shanghai in terms of searches from our customer, followed by November and January. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, August, July and February are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Shanghai -  Shenzhen.
🕑 How long does the flight take to go from Shanghai to Shenzhen?
The total flight time between Shanghai and Shenzhen is of around 02:35 hours on average, considering an average distance of 1,218 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 Shenzhen compared to Shanghai?
While in Shanghai the temperatures can reach an average of 37.03 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 12.0 mm ,Shenzhen's temperatures can go up to 34.96 ºC during the hot season, with 12.0 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around 7.9 ºC in Shenzhen, compared to the -2.66 ºC average degrees reported in Shanghai. During the winter period, Shanghai can register 3.0 mm precipitation, while Shenzhen have an average of 9.0 mm rain level.
🛄 Which airports have flights between Shanghai and Shenzhen?
The main airport route flying between Shanghai and Shenzhen is: Pu Dong (PVG) to Shenzhen (SZX). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • Shenzhen Airlines.
  • China Eastern Airlines.
  • Hainan Airlines.
  • Alternatively, you can find Shanghai - Shenzhen flights between Hongqiao (SHA) to Shenzhen (SZX) with the following airline(s) flying the route: China Eastern Airlines.
  • Spring Airlines.
  • Shenzhen Airlines.
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