Average cost of trip to Shenzhen (China)

Accommodation, food, transport and entertainment costs in Shenzhen (China)

Updated April 22, 2020

How much money are you going to need for your trip to Shenzhen (China)? You should plan to spend around ¥898.30 ($132.62) per day on your trip to Shenzhen (China) for one person and ¥1,146.35 ($169.24) for two when traveling. This budget includes accommodation costs for 2 adults in a good 4-star hotel (¥650.26 $96.00), lunch in a local restaurant, street food and drinks for a day (¥266.20 $39.30) and some entertainment (¥229.89 $33.94) for two. Find more about Shenzhen (China) travel budget in 2020 below.

How much will a one-week trip to Shenzhen (China) cost? The average one-week vacaction cost to Shenzhen (China) is around ¥13,057.70 ($1,927.76) for one person and around ¥20,653.30 ($3,049.13) for a couple including flights. November is the cheapest month to go to Shenzhen (China).

Budget

One Week for Two ¥12,292.84 ≈ $1,814.84
Two Weeks for Two ¥17,631.86 ≈ $2,603.06

Comfort

One Week for Two ¥20,653.30 ≈ $3,049.13
Two Weeks for Two ¥28,250.76 ≈ $4,170.78

High-end

One Week for Two ¥29,733.94 ≈ $4,389.74
Two Weeks for Two ¥43,420.62 ≈ $6,410.36
Shenzhen Travel Budget

Shenzhen (China)

Currency ¥ (Yuan Renminbi)
Exchange Rate 100¥ $
Timezone Asia/Shangh…
Current Time 18:00
Exchange rates provided by Open Exchange Rates. Last updated 16 Aug 2022, 00:30 UTC.

💰 Is it expensive to visit Shenzhen (China)?

A lot of people want to visit Shenzhen (China) and wonder what the budget would be like. Like with any vacation, the cost depends on where you’re flying from, what kind of accommodations you’re looking for and what you want to see or how you want to spend time. We're colleting all these travel costs from other travellers just like you, so you can make a better estimate of the budget for a trip that matches your own preferences.

✈ Cost of flights to Shenzhen from

How much does it cost to fly to Shenzhen? High season for flights to Shenzhen (China) spans from June to August — prepare to pay $725.00 and more for your return flight to Shenzhen (China). The period from January to March is considered the low season and the average fares for flights are generally cheaper: you can usually get a return flight for about $506.00 on average. And if you're lucky, you can even find a better deal!

🛏 Average prices for accommodation in Shenzhen

How much do hotels charge per night in Shenzhen? High season in Shenzhen (China) runs from February to May. One night in a mid-range hotel during these months costs around $94.00. Low season spans from June to August. You can get a room for a night for as low as $48.00. Some nice bargains are usually also available, especially at the higher end resorts.

3*, 4* Hotels. Double rooms in 3*, 4* Hotels cost around $90.50 per night, but prices can go up to 3% higher during high season.

AirBnB. Double rooms in AirBnB cost around $35.36 per night, but prices can go up to 165% higher during high season.

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Latest inputs for accommodation prices in Shenzhen
Added Type of Accomodation Month of Stay Price Per Night, $
Feb. 3, 2021 AirBnB February $23.58
Jan. 29, 2021 AirBnB January $25.00
Jan. 24, 2021 AirBnB January $24.25
Jan. 19, 2021 AirBnB January $29.17
Jan. 14, 2021 AirBnB January $23.08
Jan. 9, 2021 AirBnB January $25.83
Jan. 4, 2021 AirBnB January $24.17
Dec. 30, 2020 AirBnB December $21.33
Dec. 24, 2020 AirBnB December $31.17
Dec. 11, 2020 AirBnB December $34.42

🍲 Average prices for food and eating out in Shenzhen

How much does food in Shenzhen cost? The average cost of food and drinks in Shenzhen is ¥0.00 ($0.00) per day for one person. An average street food meal in Shenzhen would cost you around ¥49.92 ($7.37). A sit-in dinner for two people would cost around ¥95.51 ($14.10). Lunch in a mid-range cafe or restaurant would cost you something between the two.

How much do drinks cost? A bottle of water in Shenzhen is around ¥2.44 ($0.36). A soft drink is around ¥4.00 ($0.59) when you buy it in a supermarket. A beer would cost you around ¥15.17 ($2.24) when you buy it in a bar. Alcoholic cocktails in bars and night clubs are ¥52.83 ($7.80) per cocktail.

Average prices for meals and drinks in Shenzhen
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Supermarket Drinks
🥤 Soft Drink ¥4.00 ≈$0.59
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🍺 Beer
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💧 Bottle of Water ¥2.44 ≈$0.36
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Bar Drinks
🥤 Soft Drink
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🍺 Beer ¥15.17 ≈$2.24
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🍹 Alcoholic Cocktail ¥52.83 ≈$7.80
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Meals
🍽 Dinner for Two ¥95.51 ≈$14.10
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🌯 Street Food ¥49.92 ≈$7.37
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April 23, 2020 🥤 Soft Drink ¥4.81 $0.71
April 23, 2020 🍺 Beer ¥14.36 $2.12
April 23, 2020 🍽 Dinner for Two ¥71.80 $10.60
April 23, 2020 🌯 Street Food ¥71.80 $10.60
April 23, 2020 🍹 Alcoholic Cocktail ¥53.00 $7.82
April 23, 2020 🍽 Dinner for Two ¥107.00 $15.80
April 23, 2020 🍽 Dinner for Two ¥28.65 $4.23
April 23, 2020 🍽 Dinner for Two ¥191.22 $28.23
April 23, 2020 🍺 Beer ¥17.20 $2.54
April 23, 2020 🥤 Soft Drink ¥3.32 $0.49

🏛 Average prices for entertainment in Shenzhen

What are the prices for entertainment and activities in Shenzhen?

Average prices for entertainemnt and activities in Shenzhen
Type Average Price
🏰 Group Tour
🏛 Museum
🤹 Show or Theatre ¥29.74 ≈$4.39
🕺 Night Club
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April 23, 2020 🤹 Show or Theatre ¥12.00 $1.77
April 23, 2020 🤹 Show or Theatre ¥47.82 $7.06
April 20, 2020 🤹 Show or Theatre ¥12.00 $1.77

🚌 Average prices for transport and car rentals in Shenzhen

How much does airport transfer cost in Shenzhen? The average cost of a 20-minute taxi ride is approximately ¥9.21 ($1.36).

Average prices for transport and car rentals in Shenzhen
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Transfers
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Taxi
🚖 Taxi ¥9.21 ≈$1.36
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Public Transport
🚉 Public Transport ¥7.65 ≈$1.13
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Latest inputs for transportation prices in Shenzhen
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April 23, 2020 🚉 Public Transport ¥3.20 $0.47
April 23, 2020 🚖 Taxi ¥16.00 $2.36
April 23, 2020 🚖 Taxi ¥2.51 $0.37
April 23, 2020 🚉 Public Transport ¥3.79 $0.56
April 20, 2020 🚉 Public Transport ¥16.00 $2.36
April 20, 2020 🚖 Taxi ¥16.00 $2.36

☀ Weather in Shenzhen

The hottest season in Shenzhen runs from May to September. The average temperature is around 31 °C. The rainy season is from August to September with average rainfall of 173mm.

🤑 Calculate your Shenzhen travel budget

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Local prices are converted to $ USD
Destination in China Total Flight Accomodation Eating Out Entertainment Transport Pocket Cash
Shenzhen 1927.8 771 672 137.5 118.8 35.7 192.8