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Cheapest Flights from Guangzhou to Shanghai (CAN to PVG)

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Interesting Facts About Flights from Guangzhou to Shanghai (CAN to PVG)

Question : Best case scenario, how quickly can someone get from CAN to PVG?
Answer : Shanghai Airlines currently holds the quickest travel time with two hours and 20 minutes. For example, you would arrive in Shanghai at 3:10 PM CST if you left Guangzhou at 12:50 PM CST.

Question : Looking for the cheapest flight over the next 30 days?
Answer : Since low prices are preferred, look at Apr 2nd. As of Mar 20th, it's showing the cheapest ticket sales at $403. That is below the average price for this route, so you can spend that extra cash on an adventure rather than the flight.

Question : What price range should you expect when booking from Guangzhou (CAN) to Shanghai (PVG)?
Answer : Prices for this trip tend to fluctuate much less than other flights in China. They can vary from $396 to $416. Prices tend to be lower the further out you book.

Question : Which airline is offering the cheapest flight from CAN to PVG?
Answer : China Eastern Airlines is your best bet for finding that coveted low fare. They're offering fares as low as $396, while prices for other flights are as high as $416.

Question : Which airline has been on schedule to Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG) from Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport (CAN) the most?
Answer : The current leader is Hainan Airlines with a 94% on-time rate. Stick to Hainan Airlines and you won't spend more time in airports than you have to. If they are delayed for some reason though, the average delay is less than half an hour.

Question : How long do most people stay in Shanghai?
Answer : Of course you're not most people, but if you were, you'd stay roughly four days.

Question : Is price more important than specific travel days for you?
Answer : For the month of April, Sunday is your lowest-cost day to fly. Flexibility is paramount when booking travel plans in order to keep travel costs down.

Question : Which airline is least likely to get you to PVG on time?
Answer : If you decide to book your flight with Yangtze River Express, keep an eye on your departure time. 92% of flights from Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport (CAN) to Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG) are delayed.

Question : What are the chances this flight will be delayed?
Answer : Flights from CAN to PVG are on-time 66% of the time, ranking in the 42nd percentile worldwide. If a flight is late, though, expect an average of 39 minutes added to your flight time.

Question : What's the likelihood of you being delayed on this route?
Answer : CAN to PVG currently scores 2 out of a possible 5 stars in promptness. This score combines both the number of delayed flights and total delay minutes. With 2 stars, you should feel rather worried about getting to Shanghai on time.

Question : On a daily basis, how many different flight times are available from Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport (CAN) to Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG)?
Answer : Depending on the day of the week, the number of flight times will change, but on average there are eight. You’ll have more options on this route than most others departing China.

Question : Do some days of the week have more flight times than others?
Answer : With eight total flight time options, Saturday provides the most flexibility from CAN to PVG. Filter your search for Saturday for increased variety.

Question : When traveling to Shanghai from Guangzhou, how long will you be in the air?
Answer : When flying from CAN to PVG, it will take two hours and 21 minutes on average.