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$262 Find cheap flights from Auckland to Shanghai

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a KAYAK user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight from Auckland to Shanghai departing on 18/6. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
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These are the airlines KAYAK users have selected most often from within our search results in flight searches from Auckland to Shanghai, as well as popular online travel agencies
These are the airlines KAYAK users have selected most often from within our search results in flight searches from Auckland to Shanghai, as well as popular online travel agencies
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Cheap flight deals from Auckland to Shanghai (AKL-SHA)

 
These are the cheapest deals for flights from Auckland to Shanghai currently on KAYAK along with options from the most popular airlines KAYAK users selected for this route. While these flights were available on KAYAK in the last 72 hours, prices and availability are subject to change and deals may expire.

Recent return flight deals from Auckland to Shanghai

Recommended round-trip deals departing in the coming months from the most popular airlines that fly from Auckland to Shanghai.

Recent one-way flight deals from Auckland to Shanghai

Only flying one-way? Below are some of the best one-way flight deals from Auckland to Shanghai found on KAYAK recently.

Recent last-minute flight deals from Auckland to Shanghai

Leaving soon but still want a bargain? Check out these latest deals for last minute flights from Auckland to Shanghai.

Recent direct flight deals from Auckland to Shanghai

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The cheapest plane tickets to Shanghai found on KAYAK recently.
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11:00 - 10:40AKL-PVG
27h 40m1 stop
15:10 - 18:05PVG-AKL
22h 55m1 stop
$410Sichuan Airlines
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Sun, 9 Jun - Fri, 14 Jun
20:50 - 10:05AKL-PVG
17h 15m1 stop
16:25 - 18:10PVG-AKL
21h 45m1 stop
$458Hainan Airlines
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Tue, 11 Jun - Thu, 13 Jun
20:50 - 20:20AKL-SHA
27h 30m1 stop
07:40 - 18:10SHA-AKL
30h 30m1 stop
Tue, 11 Jun - Thu, 13 Jun
20:45 - 22:55AKL-SHA
30h 10m1 stop
10:15 - 18:10SHA-AKL
27h 55m1 stop
Sun, 2 Jun - Mon, 10 Jun
21:25 - 21:30AKL-SHA
28h 05m1 stop
14:50 - 15:35SHA-AKL
20h 45m1 stop
$656China Southern
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Thu, 6 Jun - Thu, 13 Jun
21:25 - 20:30AKL-PVG
27h 05m1 stop
21:55 - 15:35PVG-AKL
37h 40m1 stop
$666China Southern
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Sun, 9 Jun - Thu, 13 Jun
19:30 - 21:50AKL-SHA
30h 20m1 stop
14:45 - 17:30SHA-AKL
22h 45m1 stop
$707Air China
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Thu, 6 Jun - Sat, 15 Jun
19:30 - 10:00AKL-SHA
18h 30m1 stop
20:25 - 17:30SHA-AKL
17h 05m1 stop
$736Air China
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Sun, 2 Jun - Wed, 12 Jun
21:00 - 05:30AKL-PVG
12h 30mdirect
00:15 - 16:30PVG-AKL
11h 15mdirect
$1,036China Eastern
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Tue, 3 Sep - Tue, 29 Oct
21:00 - 05:30AKL-PVG
12h 30mdirect
00:15 - 15:45PVG-AKL
11h 30mdirect
$1,040China Eastern
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Tue, 11 Jun - Wed, 12 Jun
20:50 - 11:35AKL-PVG
18h 45m1 stop
$262Hainan Airlines
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Tue, 18 Jun
20:50 - 11:35AKL-PVG
18h 45m1 stop
$264Hainan Airlines
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Tue, 25 Jun
21:25 - 00:20AKL-PVG
30h 55m1 stop
$353China Southern
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Mon, 3 Jun
21:25 - 13:00AKL-PVG
19h 35m1 stop
$357China Southern
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Mon, 24 Jun
20:45 - 23:55AKL-SHA
31h 10m2 stops
Wed, 5 Jun
21:00 - 05:30AKL-PVG
12h 30mdirect
$397China Eastern
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Wed, 12 Jun
21:00 - 05:30AKL-PVG
12h 30mdirect
$399China Eastern
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Thu, 20 Jun
20:50 - 23:55AKL-SHA
31h 05m2 stops
Tue, 4 Jun
19:30 - 10:00AKL-SHA
18h 30m1 stop
$435Air China
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Sun, 16 Jun
19:30 - 10:00AKL-SHA
18h 30m1 stop
$1,262Air China
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Sun, 16 Jun
20:45 - 16:10AKL-PVG
23h 25m1 stop
12:55 - 18:10PVG-AKL
25h 15m1 stop
$500Hainan Airlines
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Sun, 2 Jun - Mon, 10 Jun
20:45 - 22:55AKL-SHA
30h 10m1 stop
10:15 - 18:10SHA-AKL
27h 55m1 stop
Sun, 2 Jun - Mon, 10 Jun
20:45 - 16:10AKL-PVG
23h 25m1 stop
21:55 - 15:35PVG-AKL
37h 40m1 stop
Sun, 2 Jun - Sun, 9 Jun
20:45 - 22:55AKL-SHA
30h 10m1 stop
08:50 - 15:35SHA-AKL
26h 45m1 stop
Sun, 2 Jun - Sun, 9 Jun
20:45 - 16:10AKL-PVG
23h 25m1 stop
13:05 - 05:30PVG-AKL
36h 25m2 stops
Sun, 2 Jun - Mon, 10 Jun
21:00 - 05:30AKL-PVG
12h 30mdirect
00:15 - 15:45PVG-AKL
11h 30mdirect
$1,040China Eastern
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Sun, 2 Jun - Sun, 9 Jun
22:40 - 06:55AKL-PVG
12h 15mdirect
14:15 - 05:45PVG-AKL
11h 30mdirect
$1,270Air New Zealand
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Sun, 2 Jun - Mon, 10 Jun
22:40 - 06:55AKL-PVG
12h 15mdirect
14:15 - 05:45PVG-AKL
11h 30mdirect
$1,299Air New Zealand
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Sun, 2 Jun - Sun, 9 Jun
21:45 - 19:55AKL-SHA
26h 10m2 stops
20:20 - 18:30SHA-AKL
42h 10m3 stops
$1,391China Eastern
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Sun, 2 Jun - Mon, 10 Jun
13:45 - 16:30AKL-PVG
54h 45m2 stops
00:35 - 11:55PVG-AKL
55h 20m2 stops
$10,211Qatar Airways
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Sun, 2 Jun - Sun, 9 Jun
21:00 - 05:30AKL-PVG
12h 30mdirect
00:15 - 15:45PVG-AKL
11h 30mdirect
$1,037China Eastern
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Mon, 3 Jun - Wed, 12 Jun
21:00 - 05:30AKL-PVG
12h 30mdirect
00:15 - 15:45PVG-AKL
11h 30mdirect
$1,040China Eastern
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Sun, 2 Jun - Sun, 9 Jun
21:00 - 05:30AKL-PVG
12h 30mdirect
00:15 - 15:45PVG-AKL
11h 30mdirect
$1,047China Eastern
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Sun, 2 Jun - Wed, 12 Jun
21:00 - 05:30AKL-PVG
12h 30mdirect
00:15 - 15:45PVG-AKL
11h 30mdirect
$1,049China Eastern
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Sun, 2 Jun - Tue, 11 Jun
22:40 - 06:55AKL-PVG
12h 15mdirect
14:15 - 05:45PVG-AKL
11h 30mdirect
$1,233Air New Zealand
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Mon, 24 Jun - Mon, 1 Jul
22:40 - 06:55AKL-PVG
12h 15mdirect
14:15 - 05:45PVG-AKL
11h 30mdirect
$1,241Air New Zealand
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Tue, 25 Jun - Tue, 2 Jul
22:40 - 06:55AKL-PVG
12h 15mdirect
00:15 - 15:45PVG-AKL
11h 30mdirect
$1,330
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Sun, 9 Jun - Fri, 14 Jun
22:40 - 06:55AKL-PVG
12h 15mdirect
00:15 - 15:45PVG-AKL
11h 30mdirect
$1,332
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Sun, 9 Jun - Tue, 11 Jun
22:40 - 06:55AKL-PVG
12h 15mdirect
14:15 - 05:45PVG-AKL
11h 30mdirect
$1,430Air China
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Mon, 3 Jun - Sun, 16 Jun
22:40 - 06:55AKL-PVG
12h 15mdirect
14:15 - 05:45PVG-AKL
11h 30mdirect
$2,446Air China
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Mon, 3 Jun - Fri, 14 Jun

Flights from Auckland to Shanghai - Travel Insights & Trends

Get data-powered insights and trends into flights from Auckland to Shanghai to help you find the cheapest flights, the best time to fly and much more.

What is the cheapest Auckland to Shanghai flight route?

The cheapest price for flight routes found by users searching on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks for one-way flights from Auckland to Shanghai.
Our data shows that the cheapest route for a one-way flight from Auckland to Shanghai cost $348 and was between Auckland and Shanghai Pu Dong Airport. On average, the best prices are found if you fly from Auckland to Hangzhou. The average price for a return flight for this route is $653.

What’s the cheapest day of the week to fly from Auckland to Shanghai?

The average price of all flights from Auckland to Shanghai clicked on KAYAK for each day over the last 12 months.
If you are looking for a flight deal from Auckland to Shanghai, look for departures on Thursdays and avoid leaving on a Monday, as it's usually the priciest day. When flying back from Shanghai, Tuesday is the cheapest day to fly and Thursday is the most expensive.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Auckland to Shanghai?

To calculate monthly average prices, KAYAK takes all prices for each month over the last year for flights from Auckland to Shanghai, removes the top 0.1% to account for outliers, and then takes the median of all values for each month.
The cheapest month for flights from Auckland to Shanghai is May, where tickets cost $754 on average. On the other hand, the most expensive months are December and January, where the average cost of tickets is $1,713 and $1,633 respectively.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Auckland to Shanghai?

To calculate daily average prices, KAYAK takes all prices for each day before departure over the last year for flights from Auckland to Shanghai, removes the top 0.1% to account for outliers, and then takes the average of all the values for each month.
To get a below average price on the flight from Auckland to Shanghai, you should book around 1 day before departure. For the absolute cheapest price, our data suggests you should book 42 days before departure.

Which airlines provide the cheapest flights from Auckland to Shanghai?

The cheapest price for the route for each airline clicked by KAYAK users in the last 72 hours.
In the last 3 days, Hainan Airlines offered the best one-way deal for that route, at $262. KAYAK users also found Auckland to Shanghai return flights on Sichuan Airlines from $410 and on Hainan Airlines from $458.

Which airlines fly direct between Auckland and Shanghai?

Airline and price data is aggregated from results in KAYAK’s search results from the last 2 weeks for flights from Auckland to Shanghai.
There are 2 airlines that fly direct from Auckland to Shanghai. They are Air New Zealand and China Eastern. The cheapest airline for this route is China Eastern, with the best one-way deal found costing $957. On average, the best prices for this route can be found at China Eastern.

How many flights are there between Auckland and Shanghai per day?

Each day, there are between 2 and 3 nonstop flights that take off from Auckland and land in Shanghai, with an average flight time of 12h 25m. The most common departure time is 21:00 and most flights take off in the evening, while the most flights land at Shanghai Pu Dong Airport. Each week, there are 16 flights. The most frequent day of departure is Sunday, when 19% of all weekly flights depart. The fewest flights depart on a Friday.

Which cabin class options are there for flights between Auckland and Shanghai?

The average price of flights for each cabin class for the route found by users searching on KAYAK over the last 2 weeks.
There are 3 cabin class options for the route. These are Business, Economy and Prem Economy. Perform a search on KAYAK to find the latest prices and availability for all cabin fares, which differ across airlines.

How long does a flight from Auckland to Shanghai take?

Flying to Shanghai from Auckland requires at least one stopover, as there are no direct flights for this route. The shortest flight duration is 12h 15m.

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Cheapest flight

$262
Flight from Auckland to Shanghai Pudong Airport

When to book flights from Auckland to Shanghai

Are your dates flexible? Find out the best times to travel from Auckland to Shanghai based on our flight data from the last year. Discover the cheapest month and even day to fly.
Estimated return price
KAYAK looks at all historical flight data for each date to provide a predicted price for one-way trips or returns with a duration up to 40 days. While we try to provide actual minimum prices for each date, some prices are predictions and actual prices may differ.

FAQs for booking flights from Auckland to Shanghai

  • What is the cheapest flight from Auckland to Shanghai?

    In the last 3 days, the lowest price for a flight from Auckland to Shanghai was $161 for a one-way ticket and $252 for a return.

  • Which aircraft models fly most regularly from Auckland to Shanghai?

    We unfortunately don’t have that data for this specific route.

  • Which airline alliances offer flights from Auckland to Shanghai?

    SkyTeam, Star Alliance, and oneworld are the airline alliances operating flights between Auckland and Shanghai, with oneworld being the most commonly used for this route.

  • How does KAYAK find such low prices on flights from Auckland to Shanghai?

    KAYAK is a travel search engine. That means we look across the web to find the best prices we can find for our users. With over 2 billion flight queries processed yearly, we are able to display a variety of prices and options on flights from Auckland to Shanghai.

  • How does KAYAK's flight Price Forecast tool help me choose the right time to buy my flight ticket from Auckland to Shanghai?

    KAYAK’s flight Price Forecast tool uses historical data to determine whether the price for a flight to Shanghai from Auckland is likely to change within 7 days, so travelers know whether to wait or book now.

  • What is the Hacker Fare option on flights from Auckland to Shanghai?

    Hacker Fares allow you to combine one-way tickets in order to save you money over a traditional return ticket. You could then fly to Shanghai with an airline and back to Auckland with another airline.

  • What is KAYAK's "flexible dates" feature and why should I care when looking for a flight from Auckland to Shanghai?

    Sometimes travel dates aren't set in stone. If your preferred travel dates have some wiggle room, flexible dates will show you all the options when flying to Shanghai from Auckland up to 3 days before/after your preferred dates. You can then pick the flights that suit you best.

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Prefer to fly direct from Auckland Intl to Shanghai?

Find which airlines fly direct from Auckland Intl to Shanghai, which days they fly and book direct flights.

Direct departures

Auckland Intl to Shanghai

Monday

Air China, Air New Zealand, China Eastern, +1 more

Air China, Air New Zealand, +2 more

Tuesday

Air China, Air New Zealand, China Eastern, +1 more

Air China, Air New Zealand, +2 more

Wednesday

Air China, Air New Zealand, China Eastern, +1 more

Air China, Air New Zealand, +2 more

Thursday

Air China, Air New Zealand, China Eastern, +1 more

Air China, Air New Zealand, +2 more

Friday

Air China, Air New Zealand, China Eastern, +1 more

Air China, Air New Zealand, +2 more

Saturday

Air China, Air New Zealand, China Eastern, +1 more

Air China, Air New Zealand, +2 more

Sunday

Air China, Air New Zealand, China Eastern, +1 more

Air China, Air New Zealand, +2 more

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Direct returns

Shanghai to Auckland Intl

Monday

Air China, Air New Zealand, China Eastern, +1 more

Air China, Air New Zealand, +2 more

Tuesday

Air China, Air New Zealand, China Eastern, +1 more

Air China, Air New Zealand, +2 more

Wednesday

Air China, Air New Zealand, China Eastern, +1 more

Air China, Air New Zealand, +2 more

Thursday

Air China, Air New Zealand, China Eastern, +1 more

Air China, Air New Zealand, +2 more

Friday

Air China, Air New Zealand, China Eastern, +1 more

Air China, Air New Zealand, +2 more

Saturday

Air China, Air New Zealand, China Eastern, +1 more

Air China, Air New Zealand, +2 more

Sunday

Air China, Air New Zealand, China Eastern, +1 more

Air China, Air New Zealand, +2 more

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Recent one-way flight deals

 
Only flying one-way? Below are some of the best one-way flight deals from Auckland to Shanghai found on KAYAK in the last 72 hours.
18/6Tue
1 stopHainan Airlines
18h 45mAKL-PVG
$262
25/6Tue
1 stopHainan Airlines
18h 45mAKL-PVG
$264
3/6Mon
1 stopChina Southern
30h 55mAKL-PVG
$353
24/6Mon
1 stopChina Southern
19h 35mAKL-PVG
$357
5/6Wed
2 stops
31h 10mAKL-SHA
$394
12/6Wed
directChina Eastern
12h 30mAKL-PVG
$397
20/6Thu
directChina Eastern
12h 30mAKL-PVG
$399
4/6Tue
2 stops
31h 05mAKL-SHA
$401
16/6Sun
1 stopAir China
18h 30mAKL-SHA
$435
16/6Sun
1 stopAir China
18h 30mAKL-SHA
$1,262

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Last minute flights from Auckland to Shanghai

Last minute flight, train and bus deals

 
These last-minute flight deals are the cheapest flights found on KAYAK in the last 72 hours for flights from Auckland to Shanghai that are departing in the next 10 days.
2/6Sun
multi-stopHainan Airlines
23h 25mAKL-PVG
10/6Mon
multi-stopHainan Airlines
25h 15mPVG-AKL
$500
2/6Sun
multi-stop
30h 10mAKL-SHA
10/6Mon
multi-stop
27h 55mSHA-AKL
$640
2/6Sun
multi-stop
23h 25mAKL-PVG
9/6Sun
multi-stop
37h 40mPVG-AKL
$817
2/6Sun
multi-stop
30h 10mAKL-SHA
9/6Sun
multi-stop
26h 45mSHA-AKL
$826
2/6Sun
multi-stop
23h 25mAKL-PVG
10/6Mon
multi-stop
36h 25mPVG-AKL
$912
2/6Sun
directChina Eastern
12h 30mAKL-PVG
9/6Sun
directChina Eastern
11h 30mPVG-AKL
$1,040
2/6Sun
directAir New Zealand
12h 15mAKL-PVG
10/6Mon
directAir New Zealand
11h 30mPVG-AKL
$1,270
2/6Sun
directAir New Zealand
12h 15mAKL-PVG
9/6Sun
directAir New Zealand
11h 30mPVG-AKL
$1,299
2/6Sun
multi-stopChina Eastern
26h 10mAKL-SHA
10/6Mon
multi-stopChina Eastern
42h 10mSHA-AKL
$1,391
2/6Sun
multi-stopQatar Airways
54h 45mAKL-PVG
9/6Sun
multi-stopQatar Airways
55h 20mPVG-AKL
$10,211

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