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Flight route information

Distance: 616 miles
Shantou airports
Shantou (SWA) How far from city centre: 2 miles
Shanghai airports
Hongqiao (SHA) How far from city centre: 4 miles
Pu Dong (PVG) How far from city centre: 19 miles

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Prices for tickets from Shantou to Shanghai may fluctuate while you are in the process of booking. While this isn't a common occurrence, it can happen because Opodo operates as an online travel agency, and ticket prices and availability are ultimately determined by the airlines. Therefore, if the airline adjusts prices or if the available tickets are depleted while you are making your reservation, you will receive confirmation within 48 hours after your ticket purchase.

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When booking a flight, you may encounter situations where your desired travel date is unavailable or the flight price has increased beyond your budget. Rest assured, Opodo offers a solution. Explore our last-minute flight deals to find affordable options, especially if you have flexibility with your travel dates. Whether you need to depart on short notice or simply want to discover the cheapest day to fly between Shantou and Shanghai, our last-minute flights section has you covered.

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Opodo provides you with all the useful information about the flights covering the route between Shantou to Shanghai airports. Preparing for your trip is very easy! All you have to do is enter into Opodo search engine your departure and destination airports, the dates of travel, and the number of passengers. A list of all available flights will appear on your screen in a matter of seconds! For your convenience, you can sort it according to your preferences, such as time, price, or duration of the trip.


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Frequently asked questions about flights from Shantou to Shanghai

How long does the flight take to go from Shantou to Shanghai?
The total flight time between Shantou and Shanghai is of around 02:02 hours on average, considering an average distance of 989 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
How can I find cheap flights from Shantou to Shanghai at Opodo?
At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the cheapest flight available from Shantou to Shanghai. Considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys, our search engine works to provides always the best price with the best conditions.
When is the best time to book a flight from Shantou to Shanghai?
The most popular months to book a trip from Shantou to Shanghai are June, November and September, based on the searches of our customers.
When is the best time to travel from Shantou to Shanghai?
The best time of the year to go to Shanghai when flying from Shantou depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, July is the top 1º month to fly to Shanghai from Shantou in terms of searches from our customer, followed by December and October. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, May, October and December are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Shantou - Shanghai.
Is it possible to purchase a flexible ticket for my flight from Shantou to Shanghai?
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 Shantou. 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 is the weather in Shanghai compared to Shantou?
While in Shantou the temperatures can reach an average of 36.71 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 9.0 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 5.77 ºC average degrees reported in Shantou. During the winter period, Shantou can register 5.3 mm precipitation, while Shanghai have an average of 3.0 mm rain level.
Which airports have flights between Shantou and Shanghai?
The main airport route flying between Shantou and Shanghai is: Shantou (SWA) to Pu Dong (PVG). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • China Southern Airlines.
  • China Eastern Airlines.
  • Shanghai Airlines.
  • Alternatively, you can find Shantou - Shanghai flights between Shantou (SWA) 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 Shantou to Shanghai?
Airlines with direct flights departing from Shantou to Shanghai are:
  • Shanghai Airlines.
Flight Duration 2 h and 2 m Flights between Shantou and Shanghai take, on average, 2 h and 2 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Departing Airport Shantou The airport Shantou is the departure airport operating flights between Shantou and Shanghai
Arriving Airport Pu Dong Flights departing Shantou with Shanghai as destination arrive at Pu Dong
High season July According to search data from our customers, July is the busiest time to fly from Shantou to Shanghai

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