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Flights to Shenzhen in 2021

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inAugustHigh demand for flights, 26% potential price rise
Cheapest inMarchBest time to find cheap flights, 8% potential price drop
Average price£474Average for round-trip flights in July 2021
Round-trip from£1,149From London to Shenzhen
One-way from£7One-way flight from London to Shenzhen

Cheap flights to Shenzhen in July, August 2021

The best prices found for SZX flights for July, August
22 Aug - 29 Aug
£2,131pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
SZX
Shenzhen
SZX
Shenzhen
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
22 Aug - 29 Aug
£2,716pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
SZX
Shenzhen
SZX
Shenzhen
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
22 Aug - 29 Aug
£2,884pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
SZX
Shenzhen
SZX
Shenzhen
Singapore Airlines
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow

Shenzhen 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Shenzhen found for this year
29 Nov - 2 Dec
£1,149pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
SZX
Shenzhen
SZX
Shenzhen
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
29 Nov - 2 Dec
£1,702pp
LGW
London Gatwick
China Airlines
 
1 STOP
SZX
Shenzhen
SZX
Shenzhen
China Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick
29 Nov - 2 Dec
£1,852pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
SZX
Shenzhen
SZX
Shenzhen
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Shenzhen

Can I fly to Shenzhen right now?

Yes, there are currently restrictions on flights to Shenzhen along with the rest of China. Before you book or search for flights, consider the following restrictions: China has restricted entry and transit to all travelers except Chinese nationals, Hong Kong, Macau, or Taiwan passport holders, and travelers with diplomatic, service, courtesy or C visas, or visas issued after March 28, 2020. Travelers arriving at PEK will be given a PCR test and quarantined for 14 days at a designated location in Beijing. Travelers arriving at Shanghai Pudong (PVG) or Shanghai Hongqiao (SHA) must undergo Nucleic Acid Testing (NAT) and a 14-day quarantine in designated places for medical observation. Airline crew with a layover at the above airports must undergo NAT inside the passenger terminal, then self-isolate at their hotel temporarily before acquiring the NAT results. Airline crew arriving at the above airports will be quarantined after their last shift, and must self-isolate in crew hotels during shift breaks. Travelers arriving at Guangzhou (CAN) or Shenzhen (SZX) who live in or have been in France, Germany, Iran, Italy, Japan, South Korea, Spain, or the United States in the past 14 days must undergo 14-day quarantine at home or in designated places for medical observation. All passengers arriving at SZX will have a PCR test. Travelers arriving at XMN will be quarantined for medical observation at designated hotels for 14 days at their own expense. This does not apply to travelers under 18 years old or above 70 years old, pregnant women, and travelers suffering from illness, who must apply for permission to undergo a 14-day quarantine at home.. If you are looking to book a trip to Shenzhen and are outside of the restricted areas, please take the proper precautions and stay informed about travelling during COVID-19.

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Cheapest prices for Shenzhen flights by month

The cheapest ticket to Shenzhen found for each month in 2021 based on historical flight searches by Cheapflights users.
January
£371
February
£384
March
£349
April
£377
May
£356
June
£388
July
£463
August
£463
September
£367
October
£361
November
£344
December
£401
November is currently the cheapest month to fly to Shenzhen. At this moment in time August is the most expensive month. These prices are determined by multiple factors and booking in advance can help keep costs down if your schedule is not as flexible.

When is the best time to fly to Shenzhen?

Average Shenzhen flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2021 and 2022 by month.
LON - SZX
Price
£344 - £710
SZX
Temperature
20 - 32 °C
SZX
Rainfall
28 - 423 mm
Whilst there are several times of the year to choose from, November is seen as the time to fly to Shenzhen, however, it is possible to get good deals throughout the year. July tends to be the warmest period in Shenzhen so if you are looking for sun or warmer climates then look to fly around this time. June is the wettest if you need to factor this in to your plans.

When is the best time to book a flight to Shenzhen?

The price you pay for your flight to Shenzhen may vary depending on when you book. For the best chance of a lower fare, look to book 27 days in advance of your trip. Fares are likely to increase a fortnight or so before your departure date.

Which day is cheapest to fly to Shenzhen?

At the moment, Tuesday is the most economical day to take a flight to Shenzhen. Friday is likely to be the most costly.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Shenzhen?

At the moment, flights in the afternoon are likely to offer the best value for money for your Shenzhen trip. A flight at midday will more often than not be of higher cost.

Plan a holiday in Shenzhen in the vibrant Guangdong Province of China and enjoy the experience of a lifetime.  The city is one of the most populous in southern China and it’s adjacent to busy Hong Kong Island.  It’s also on the UNESCO Creative Cities list and boasts many impressive sights and attractions.

The Window of the World Park is a not to be missed experience, and models of famous landmarks such as the Eiffel Tower, the Grand Canyon and the Pyramids of Giza are beautifully executed and lit from within.  This fully landscaped park is a great choice for outings and family trips and there are fabulous traditional Chinese dance shows on the outdoor stage every evening.

The city is known for its theme parks and attractions and one of the best has to be the Splendid China & Chinese Folk Culture Village.  As well as replicas of Chinese landmarks like the Forbidden City, the Great Wall and the famous Terracotta Warriors, daily highlights include the thrilling Mongol horse battle and the sensational Phoenix Show in the evening.

Kids of all ages will be in their element at the Happy Valley theme park which boasts a fantastic selection of roller coasters, rides and attractions, and you won’t want to miss your chance to try the Snow Dragon.

The city has impressive shopping malls and exceptional nightlife and entertainment and it is also one of the premier golfing destinations in China.  As well as some of the country’s first and earliest courses, it also boasts the world’s largest golf course, Mission Hills.

History lovers will be in heaven and there is something to see in every part if this fascinating city.  Visit the Xin ‘an Ancient City district where the original settlement that became Shenzhen dates from the 4th century, or see the Tomb of the Young Song Emperor.

Beaches are another fabulous feature of the city, and include beautiful Xichong Beach and Dameisha Beach, while spas and massage parlours are abundant.  Try everything from traditional Chinese massage and acupuncture to the latest high tech treatments in exclusive spas in each part of the city.

Concert halls, theatres, cinemas and art galleries, beautiful parks and outdoor spaces, fine restaurants and local bars and diners, plus hundreds of attractions for all ages make Shenzhen a truly exciting destination.

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When is the best time to fly to Shenzhen?

The city truly is an any time destination, and its many great attractions and a calendar of events throughout the year ensures that it is always busy.  Many visitors prefer to visit from October to March which is the dry season, and though temperatures are mild at most times of year, it can be humid from May to September. 

Local events such as Chinese New Year in January see an influx of visitors to the city, and a rise in the cost of flights and accommodation.  The cheapest time to visit is from June to August, but cheap flights can often be found at any time.

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Getting around Shenzhen

Getting around the city by Metro is fast and easy and the system runs throughout the day to all parts of Shenzhen.  There are also local bus services and ferries to and from Hong Kong.  The city taxi services have a meter system and fares are well regulated and reasonable.  There is a fuel surcharge but it is small, and in general the service is very good.

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What airport do you fly into for flights to Shenzhen?

If you book a flight to Shenzhen, you will be flying into Shenzhen, which is the city’s only airport. Shenzhen (SZX) is located 16.6 mi from the centre of Shenzhen.

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