Hong Kong to Shanghai flight duration

What is the flight duration from Hong Kong to Shanghai?

On average there are 14 flights flying direct each day from Hong Kong to Shanghai. Below you will find the quickest flight duration, the average flight time and the longest flight duration.

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Average direct flight time is 2 hours 30 minutes.

The fastest direct flight from Hong Kong to Shanghai is 2 hours 25 minutes.

A distance of 760 miles / 1,224 km

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Hong Kong to Shanghai flight duration breakdown

  • Average flight duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Shortest flight duration: 2 hours 25 minutes
  • Longest flight duration: 2 hours 35 minutes
  • Average daily flights: 14

Airport, Distances & Flight Duration Information

  • The average flight time from Hong Kong to Shanghai is 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Distance from Hong Kong to Shanghai is 760 miles / 1,224 km
  • Hong Kong is served by 1 airports Hong Kong International Airport (HKG)
  • Shanghai is served by 1 airports Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport (SHA)
  • The currency in Shanghai, China is the Chinese Yuan

Airlines

China Southern
China Southern
Hong Kong Airlines
Hong Kong Airlines
Xiamen Airlines
Xiamen Airlines
China Eastern
China Eastern
Shenzhen Airlines
Shenzhen Airlines

DIRECT FLIGHTS

Hong Kong International to Shanghai Hongqiao
Flying with Cathay Pacific
2 hours 25 minutes
Hong Kong International to Shanghai Hongqiao
Flying with Shanghai Airlines
2 hours 35 minutes
Hong Kong International to Shanghai Hongqiao
Flying with Hong Kong Airlines
2 hours 35 minutes

Be prepared, as flight times can change depending on many factors such as, weather condition, wind speed, flight path and congestion in the air. Due to these factors the actual flight time could be less than 24 minutes but on occasion could be longer than the stated time.


INDIRECT FLIGHTS (multi stop)

Hong Kong to Shanghai flight time via Seoul Incheon Int'l | to via ICN
Hong Kong to Seoul Incheon Int'l
3 hours 40 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
6 hours 35 minutes
Seoul Incheon Int'l to Shanghai
1 hours 55 minutes
Total journey time
12 hours 10 minutes
Hong Kong to Shanghai flight time via Beijing Capital | to via PEK
Hong Kong to Beijing Capital
3 hours 10 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
1 hours 50 minutes
Beijing Capital to Shanghai
2 hours 10 minutes
Total journey time
7 hours 10 minutes
Hong Kong to Shanghai flight time via Chengdu | to via CTU
Hong Kong to Chengdu
2 hours 25 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
3 hours 10 minutes
Chengdu to Shanghai
2 hours 45 minutes
Total journey time
8 hours 20 minutes

Just remember indirect flights will always take longer than a direct flight as you are landing and taking off from at least one extra airport and taking off and landing is the most time comsuming part of any flight and is done at much lower speeds.

The total travel time of a indirect / multi-stop flight from Poole to London can vary greatly depending on what route you take to get to London and how long you have to wait for your connecting flight.


Hong Kong & Shanghai local time and timezones

Shanghai, China and Hong Kong, Hong Kong have the same time

Date and time in Hong Kong, Hong Kong:
18:20 Sat, 6 Jun, 2020,
Hong Kong Timezone: HKT (+08:00)

Date and time in Shanghai, China:
18:20 Sat, 6 Jun, 2020,
Shanghai Timezone: CST (+08:00)


Planning a trip or just interested to find out the flight time between Hong Kong, Hong Kong and Shanghai, China? Be prepared, as flight times can change depending on many factors such as, weather condition, wind speed, flight path and congestion in the air. Due to these factors the actual flight time could be less than 2 hours 30 minutes but on occasion could be longer than the stated time.