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Cheapest flights to cities in China

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Useful information for your flight to China

Get up-to-date answers for some of the most frequently asked questions regarding flying to China
  • What are the most popular cities to visit in China?

    China is full of interesting cities to visit if you’re interested in touring the country. The majority of our users (641%) visit Shanghai more than other cities in the country, but other popular cities in China include Beijing and Guangzhou.

  • What is the cheapest flight to China?

    If you are looking to fly to China for less, look to airlines like Cathay Dragon, Scoot, and Hong Kong Airlines, with prices starting at $205, $260, and $267 respectively.

  • How long is the flight from New Zealand to China?

    Flight times from New Zealand to China vary, but if you’re flying out of Auckland Intl and flying into Shanghai Hongqiao Intl (one of the most popular routes), then the duration is 12h 45m on average. Another popular route from New Zealand to China is flying from Christchurch to Shanghai Hongqiao Intl, which will take roughly 23h 55m. Keep in mind that layovers or delays could extend your travel time.

  • What is the most popular airport in China to fly to?

    If you’re unsure where to fly to in China, we recommend booking a flight that arrives at the popular Shanghai Hongqiao Intl airport, which services Shanghai and its surrounding areas. In the last 12 months, 36% of momondo travellers booking flights to China chose to fly into Shanghai Hongqiao Intl.

  • How much are flights to China?

    On average, a flight to China will cost $1,364 per ticket. We’ve had users find flights to China for as low as $431, however. If you’re unable to find a plane ticket for $431, but manage to find one for $1,307 or less, then this is still a great deal. Keep in mind that flight costs vary depending on where you fly from, what time of year you travel, and what airline you fly with.

Popular cities and sights

Looking to visit China? Check out these cities and spend time seeing some of the most popular sights in the country

Recent flights found to popular cities in China

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Cheapest flight routes to China

These routes have the cheapest flights to China found by momondo users in New Zealand
DepartingDestinationBest TimeBest Price
AucklandGuangzhou20h 05m$1,574
DunedinShanghai18h 05m$1,607
AucklandHefei18h 15m$1,623
HamiltonShanghai23h 15m$1,843
BlenheimGuangzhou30h 45m$1,948
HamiltonBeijing44h 50m$1,977
AucklandHangzhou22h 55m$2,109
AucklandZhuhai25h 30m$2,180
HamiltonShenzhen32h 40m$2,258
AucklandKunming23h 46m$2,281
AucklandHarbin38h 45m$2,333
ChristchurchShanghai23h 55m$2,548
TaurangaBeijing29h 15m$2,628
HamiltonGuangzhou32h 45m$2,681
AucklandFuzhou37h 35m$2,721
AucklandNanchang26h 05m$2,751

Popular routes landing in China

Compare flights to and from the nearest airports to discover the best prices and most convenient flight times
Auckland to Guangzhou Flights
Fastest flight time20h 05m
Cheapest price$1,574
Auckland to Fuzhou Flights
Fastest flight time37h 35m
Cheapest price$2,721
Auckland to Shanghai Flights
Fastest flight time12h 45m
Cheapest price$2,956
Dunedin to Shanghai Flights
Fastest flight time18h 05m
Cheapest price$1,607
Auckland to Chengdu Flights
Fastest flight time23h 25m
Cheapest price$3,065
Auckland to Hangzhou Flights
Fastest flight time22h 55m
Cheapest price$2,109
Wellington to Guangzhou Flights
Fastest flight time47h 40m
Cheapest price$2,805
Auckland to Tianjin Flights
Fastest flight time21h 41m
Cheapest price$3,003
Auckland to Chongqing Flights
Fastest flight time24h 40m
Cheapest price$2,827
Wellington to Shanghai Flights
Fastest flight time46h 10m
Cheapest price$4,086
Auckland to Yantai Flights
Fastest flight time16h 10m
Cheapest price$3,965
Auckland to Nanjing Flights
Fastest flight time22h 35m
Cheapest price$3,325
Auckland to Kunming Flights
Fastest flight time23h 46m
Cheapest price$2,281
Auckland to Shenyang Flights
Fastest flight time24h 50m
Cheapest price$4,468
Christchurch to Chengdu Flights
Fastest flight time36h 30m
Cheapest price$8,488
Auckland to Shenzhen Flights
Fastest flight time19h 50m
Cheapest price$4,476
Auckland to Nanchang Flights
Fastest flight time26h 05m
Cheapest price$2,751
Auckland to Beijing Flights
Fastest flight time19h 10m
Cheapest price$5,539
Christchurch to Beijing Flights
Fastest flight time37h 05m
Cheapest price$3,884
Wellington to Haikou Flights
Fastest flight time39h 10m
Cheapest price$5,318

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