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Cheap flights from Auckland to Shanghai

Discover the beauty of the Magic City with cheap flights from Auckland to Shanghai. You can browse and compare before choosing an Auckland to Shanghai flight that suits you. When you enter our website look forward to unexpected deals for your preferred destination.

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We will find cheap flights to Shanghai so that you can save on travelling costs. At Direct Flights, we focus on giving the lowest flight rates for leisure or business trips.

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When you book flights to Shanghai on Direct Flights we will work with you from the start to end. Our customer service support is available 24/7, all year long. We will help you find the best deals and the cheapest flight prices available.

Flight duration

  • Auckland to Shanghai flight time for a direct trip – 12 hours and 25 minutes
  • Auckland to Shanghai flight time on connecting flights – 14 - 16 hours

When to book cheap flights to Shanghai from Auckland?

Shanghai the biggest city in China locates at the country’s east coast. Shanghai has experienced amazing change over the years. Few cities in the world can boast of such history, charm and splendour. Today it is a modern city that stands as an international technology and financial hub. Find out the best time to book your flight to Shanghai.

Peak season

June to September is summer in Shanghai. It is the peak travel season. The crowds are high and you will have to book flights early. Summertime is relaxed and carefree. People are out and about and the busy streets of Shanghai are even more crowded. If you don’t want to pay high flight prices then steer away from the peak months.

Shoulder season

Autumn months from October November is the shoulder season. The peak season winds down and you can get cheap flights to Shanghai. You can get good flight deals in autumn and it’ll be less crowded in the city. The weather is nice and cool making it easier to get around.

Off Peak Season

December to March marks the winter season in Shanghai. It becomes gloomy and turns low-key in these months. There’s no better time to catch cheap flights from Auckland than in winter. Christmas and New Year festivities are full on in Shanghai. This is great time of the year to take a shopping spree to enjoy year-end sales. There are plenty of indoor activities to enjoy in winter such as visiting art galleries, museums and indoor shows.

Catch a flight from Auckland to Shanghai

The flight time from Auckland International Airport to Shanghai Pudong Airport,

  • 14 hours (direct flight)
  • 16 hours (connecting flight)

Popular destinations in Shanghai

Shanghai is a city that has a mix of the ancient and modern. At a glance the city has a futuristic feel. Shanghai is surrounded with skyscrapers and everything modern. The Huangpu River runs through Shanghai, which gives it the right balance of between nature and technology. The ancient part of the city Puxi, takes you back in time. This is where you find old buildings and can explore the local culture.