The China-based airlines Shenzhen Airlines is offering excellent fares for flights to Kuala Lumpur and Singapore. The member of Star Alliance will first fly you from London Heathrow to their hometown, Shenzhen before the trip continues. Your first piece of checked-in luggage is already included in the ticket price. Especially the price for flights to Kuala Lumpur is competitive.
Stop-Over in China can be pretty long. On your way to Kuala Lumpur, you will have to wait for 6 hours or more. When traveling to Singapore, the length of your stay might go up to 16 hours. If you’re not a Star Alliance Gold member, better prepare yourself for the extended stay at the airport.
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Since we couldn’t find any fare rule for this deal, there is no information on seasonal restrictions, minimum or maximum length of stay or how long the fare will be available for booking.
We have been able to find the cheap tickets to Kuala Lumpur in May, flights to Singapore are available in May, June as well as in July.
Start your search with Google Flights (instruction) and once you found the perfect dates for your trip, use our Travel Dealz flight search tool you get the best price. Alternatively, you can also book directly via the Shenzhen Airlines website.
The tickets for flights from the UK to China and back will be issued in booking class N, meaning that you will not be credited with any miles at all. The onward flights from Shenzhen to Kuala Lumpur and Singapore are issued in booking class E and will get you 50% of the distance traveled with most Star Alliance programs.
Stop-over in Shenzhen
Information & Tips for Shenzhen
Shenzhen is a city in China and the homebse to Shenzhen Airlines. Most people will get to know this city due to a layover on their way to another Asian country.
Best Time to Visit
Best time to visit Shenzhen. The best time to visit Shenzhen is from October to December. It will be the best pleasant time in Shenzhen with cool temperature. Another time is August to September when a series of celebrations are held.
From the airport to the city
All citizens of the 24 Schengen countries in Europe should be eligible for the 72 hours Transit Visa Exemption. But trip reviews in various travel boards report about occasional problems when entering China via the Shenzhen airport, so you should definitely contact the airline before booking to make sure that they will take care of any issues arising.
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