If you are actually flying from Hong Kong, China to Shanghai, China or if you are just curious to know the flight time between Hong Kong and Shanghai, this page will give you the information you are looking for.

Click to find Flight time from Shanghai to Hong Kong

Departure
Hong Kong
Arrival
Shanghai

Flight time from Hong Kong to Shanghai is 2 hours 10 minutes

Non-Stop flight duration from HKG to PVG is 2 hours 10 minutes (Operated by China Eastern Airlines)

The nearest airport to Hong Kong, is Hong Kong International Airport (HKG) and the nearest airport to Shanghai, is Pu Dong Airport (PVG)

Find flights from London to cities and airports near New York

Distance from Hong Kong to Shanghai is approximately 1260 kilometers.

Flights from Hong Kong to Shanghai • Airlines & Flight Duration

Flights operated by major airlines departing from Hong Kong arrive at Pu Dong Airport or Hongqiao Airport. Shanghai is served by 2 international airports.

Airline & JourneyDuration
Shanghai Airlines
HKG ➝ PVG
2 hrs 10 mins
Antinea Airlines
HKG ➝ PVG
2 hrs 15 mins
Emirates Airline
HKG ➝ SHA
2 hrs 15 mins
Dragonair
HKG ➝ PVG
2 hrs 20 mins
Cathay Pacific
HKG ➝ PVG
2 hrs 20 mins

Flight time from Hong Kong to Shanghai via Jinjiang • HKG to PVG via JJN

Flight duration from Hong Kong International Airport to Pu Dong Airport via Jinjiang Airport, China on Shenzhen Airlines flight is 8 hours 10 minutes

Shenzhen Airlines HKG to JJN
1 hr 30 mins
JJN
 Waiting Time
4 hrs 45 mins
JJN to PVG
1 hr 55 mins
Total Duration:
8 hrs 10 mins

Flight time from Hong Kong to Shanghai via Beijing • HKG to SHA via PEK

Flight duration from Hong Kong International Airport to Hongqiao Airport via Beijing Capital International Airport, China on Air China flight is 10 hours 5 minutes

Air China HKG to PEK
3 hrs 30 mins
PEK
 Waiting Time
4 hrs 30 mins
PEK to SHA
2 hrs 5 mins
Total Duration:
10 hrs 5 mins

How long does it take to fly from Hong Kong to Shanghai?

Non-stop flight time from Hong Kong to Shanghai is between 2 hrs to 3 hrs depending on the aircraft's cruising speed, technical condition and weather/wind speed..

Fastest one-stop flight between Hong Kong and Shanghai takes close to 5 hours . However, some airlines could take as long as 27 hours based on the stopover destination and waiting duration.

This is the average non-stop flight time from Hong Kong to either of the major airports that serves Shanghai.

Apparantly, connecting flights and direct flights with stopover take longer time than non-stop flights. In such cases, Hong Kong - Shanghai flight time depend on the layover destination specified by your airline or the one you choose while booking your ticket.

Waiting time at intermediate airports could be anywhere between 40 mins to 21 hrs .

Flight time from Hong Kong, China to airports near Shanghai, China

Direct flight and one stop flight time from Hong Kong International Airport, Hong Kong to airports nearest to Shanghai is given in the table below

JourneyDestination AirportsDurationStops
HKG - WUX Wuxi, Wuxi Airport 1 hr 40 mins Non-Stop
HKG - NGB Ningbo, Lishe International Airport 2 hrs 10 mins Non-Stop
HKG - NKG Nanking/nanjing, Lukou International Airport 2 hrs 10 mins Non-Stop
HKG - SHA Shanghai, Hongqiao Airport 2 hrs Non-Stop
HKG - HGH Hangzhou, Hangzhou Airport 2 hrs 10 mins Non-Stop

Airlines operating flights between Hong Kong and Shanghai

Time in Hong Kong and Shanghai are the same

Current time in Hong Kong, China : Fri, 21 Feb, 2020,
Hong Kong Timezone: HKT (+08:00)

03:12 AM

Current time in Shanghai, China :, Fri, 21 Feb, 2020,
Shanghai Timezone: CST (+08:00)

03:12 AM

HKG to PVG Flight - Hong Kong Airport to Shanghai Airport Flight Route Map

Location of Hong Kong Airport & Shanghai Airport is given below. Click the map to view Hong Kong to Shanghai flight path and travel direction.

Find flying time from Hong Kong International Airport or Hong Kong or any other airport or city in China to various other destinations around the world using this flight time calculator.

A list of major Cities/Airports around the world is given below. Click on any of the airport names given below to find the flight distance from Hong Kong to those airports.