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All the information you need to plan the best null to PVG flight in 2021: compare New Zealand to Shanghai flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Shanghai.
How far in advance should I book a flight from New Zealand to Shanghai?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 47 days in advance, which can save you up to 37% on flights from New Zealand to Shanghai compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 47 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $1,162. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $1,198.

What is the cheapest month to fly from New Zealand to Shanghai?

Flights from New Zealand to Shanghai lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from New Zealand to Shanghai in March, with the cheapest ticket starting at $601.

Cheap flights from New Zealand to Shanghai in June, July 2021

The best prices found for New Zealand to Shanghai flights in June, July
2 Jul - 8 Jul
$1,471pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
China Eastern
Direct
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
China Eastern
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
25 Jun - 1 Jul
$1,564pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
China Eastern
Direct
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
China Eastern
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
2 Jul - 9 Jul
$1,767pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple airlines
Direct
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
China Southern
 
1 STOP
AKL
Auckland Intl

New Zealand to Shanghai 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Shanghai from New Zealand found for this year
2 Jul - 8 Jul
$1,471pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
China Eastern
Direct
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
China Eastern
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
25 Jun - 1 Jul
$1,564pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
China Eastern
Direct
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
China Eastern
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
22 Dec - 5 Jan
$1,577pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Air China
Direct
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Air China
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl

Direct flights to Shanghai from New Zealand

Save time with New Zealand to Shanghai direct flight deals
2 Jul - 8 Jul
$1,471pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
China Eastern
Direct
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
China Eastern
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
25 Jun - 1 Jul
$1,564pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
China Eastern
Direct
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
China Eastern
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl
1 Aug - 31 Aug
$5,596pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Air China
Direct
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Air China
Direct
AKL
Auckland Intl

Last-minute flights from New Zealand to Shanghai

Late deals on return flights to Shanghai from New Zealand, departing today and this week
20 Jun - 27 Jun
$2,736pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
SHA
Shanghai Hongqiao Intl
SHA
Shanghai Hongqiao Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
20 Jun - 27 Jun
$2,852pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
SHA
Shanghai Hongqiao Intl
SHA
Shanghai Hongqiao Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl
20 Jun - 27 Jun
$2,951pp
AKL
Auckland Intl
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
AKL
Auckland Intl

One-way flights to Shanghai from New Zealand

The cheapest one-way flights from New Zealand to Shanghai
17:00 - 01:55
China Eastern
Direct
12h 55m
AKL - PVG
China Eastern
$791
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08:00 - 10:15
Multiple Airlines
3 stops
30h 15m
AKL - PVG
Multiple Airlines
$1,248
Gotogate
18:00 - 14:20
China Southern
2 stops
24h 20m
AKL - SHA
China Southern
$1,497
Gotogate

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Flight FAQs

From New Zealand to Shanghai

Can I find flights from New Zealand to Shanghai for under $1,542 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from New Zealand to Shanghai for under $1,542. The cheapest flight booked recently is on China Eastern for just $1,471, but on average you can expect to pay $2,841.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from New Zealand to Shanghai to control the spread of COVID-19?

Philippine Airlines is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travellers flying from New Zealand to Shanghai are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, socially-distanced seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from New Zealand to Shanghai have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

China Eastern, Air New Zealand, and Air China are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Are there direct flights from New Zealand to Shanghai for under $1,542 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 3 direct flights from New Zealand to Shanghai under $1,542. A good price for a direct flight from New Zealand to Shanghai is less than $2,877.

Are there last-minute flights available from New Zealand to Shanghai for under $2,803?

There are currently 10+ open flights from New Zealand to Shanghai within the next 7 days for less than $2,803.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from New Zealand to Shanghai?

Before booking your flight from New Zealand to Shanghai, check out the most popular airlines for this route: Sichuan Airlines, Air China or China Airlines.

What are the most popular routes from New Zealand to Shanghai?

The most popular route from New Zealand to Shanghai is Hamilton - Shanghai Hongqiao Intl. You may also consider Auckland Intl - Shanghai Hongqiao Intl or Auckland Intl - Shanghai Pu Dong.

What are the cheapest flights from New Zealand to Shanghai?

While on average a flight from New Zealand to Shanghai is generally $1,033, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $368. When looking at the most popular route, (Hamilton - Shanghai Hongqiao Intl), you can expect to pay $5,400 for that flight.

What are the most reliable airlines from New Zealand to Shanghai?

Looking for the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time? Our data shows these are most likely to get you from New Zealand to Shanghai on time: Etihad Airways(100%), LATAM Airlines(100%), China Eastern(100%.)

How long does is the flight from New Zealand to Shanghai?

For as low as $5,596, Air China can have you in Shanghai from New Zealand in 12h 15m. Both multi-stop and direct flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from New Zealand to Shanghai return?

According to our current data, China Eastern ($1,472), China Southern ($4,809), and Air China ($5,596) offers the cheapest pricing from New Zealand to Shanghai.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from New Zealand to Shanghai one-way?

For one-way options, check prices for China Eastern. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $791. Users have also found tickets on China Southern for as little as $865.

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Destination information for Shanghai

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from New Zealand to Shanghai.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = ¥4.57
Flight duration
12h 05m
Average temperature for June in Shanghai
28.0 °C
Avg rainfall for June in Shanghai
37.0 mm

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Top 9 airlines flying from New Zealand to Shanghai

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from New Zealand to Shanghai choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Philippine Airlines
$406 $488 No cancel fee 60%
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Hainan Airlines
$355 $491 No cancel fee 61%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Hainan Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Qantas Airways
$402 $521 No cancel fee 74%
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China Southern
$333 $619 No cancel fee 69%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by China Southern. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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China Eastern
$413 $620 No cancel fee 62%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by China Eastern. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Sichuan Airlines
$392 $642 No cancel fee 63%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Sichuan Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Cathay Pacific
$507 $675 No cancel fee 72%
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Air China
$525 $826 No cancel fee 67%
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Air New Zealand
$546 $891 No cancel fee 78%
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