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Flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai

Search and find cheap flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai (China, Asia)
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Expect to pay
581 USD for flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai leaving on 4/16/2016 and returning on 5/20/2016
Low 549 USD
648 USD
High 2,575 USD
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Best time to book
Cheapest time to buy a ticket for Los Angeles — Shanghai is approximately 56 days to departure.
Los Angeles to Shanghai flights are usually cheapest between 2 and 4 months before departure.
Days before departure
Best month
Cheapest time of year to fly to Shanghai from Los Angeles is January and February. Most expensive are November and December.
Currently the cheapest days to fly this route are between April and May.
Impact on price
Cheapest airline
According to our data, Philippine Airlines, EVA Airways and Alaska Airlines are the cheapest airlines to fly this route.
Philippine Airlines, EVA Airways and Alaska Airlines are the most popular choices flying from Los Angeles to Shanghai.
Impact on price (additional fees may apply)
Philippine Airlines
+11%
EVA Airways
+14%
Alaska Airlines
+15%
Major US Carrier
+17%
Air Canada
+17%
China Airlines
+17%
Best time to fly
Los Angeles to Shanghai flights are approximately 6% more expensive in the noon than in the afternoon.
Noon flights tend to be the most expensive.
Impact on price
Cheapest day
Cheapest day of week is typically Tuesday and the most expensive is typically Saturday.
Saturday is normally the most expensive day to fly, whilst Tuesday tends to be the cheapest.
Impact on price
Cheapest route
Fly Los Angeles Intl - Hongqiao for the best Los Angeles to Shanghai flight prices saving up to 0% on average.
Of the possible routes between Los Angeles and Shanghai best prices tend to be found on Los Angeles Intl - Hongqiao.
We scan 31 sites offering flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai to find all the best options.
Impact on price
Los Angeles Intl-Hongqiao
+0%
Los Angeles Intl-Pu Dong
+3%
Direct flights
There are direct flights from Los Angeles Intl to Hongqiao all week with a flight time of 13 hours 55 minutes.
Direct flights available: 47 PER WEEK
Popular non-direct routes for this connection are Los Angeles Intl - Capital Airport - Hongqiao, Los Angeles Intl - Capital Airport - Hongqiao - Hongqiao and Los Angeles Intl - Haneda - Pu Dong - Pu Dong.
Stop-off cities for indirect flights from Los Angeles Intl to Hongqiao include Capital Airport, Haneda and Incheon Intl.
Direct flights available on
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Get there quickly

Direct flights to Shanghai from Los Angeles
Return trip
Mar 17 - Mar 20
613 USD
PaylessFlights
LAX LAX
14h 20min
Direct
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SHA SHA
11h 45min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Feb 11 - Feb 13
656 USD
BookairfareUS
LAX LAX
13h 55min
Direct
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11h 30min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Mar 03 - Mar 24
672 USD
BookairfareUS
LAX LAX
13h 55min
Direct
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11h 30min
Direct
LAX LAX

Go right away

Last minute flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai
Return trip
Feb 11 - Feb 13
656 USD
BookairfareUS
LAX LAX
13h 55min
Direct
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11h 30min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Feb 11 - Feb 14
669 USD
FlyFarUS
LAX LAX
24h 55min
2 stops
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20h 41min
2 stops
LAX LAX
Return trip
Feb 16 - Feb 23
701 USD
FlyFarUS
LAX LAX
36h 14min
1 stop
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11h 45min
Direct
LAX LAX

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai
Return trip
Feb 24 - Mar 02
550 USD
JustFly
LAX LAX
18h 30min
1 stop
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17h 43min
1 stop
LAX LAX
Return trip
Feb 24 - Mar 04
591 USD
PaylessFlights
LAX LAX
16h 46min
1 stop
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15h 48min
1 stop
LAX LAX
Return trip
Feb 24 - Mar 09
651 USD
ExpediaCOM
LAX LAX
18h 30min
1 stop
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22h 32min
2 stops
LAX LAX

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from Shanghai to Los Angeles
Return trip
Feb 11 - Feb 27
729 USD
StudentUniverse
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14h 28min
1 stop
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
28h 10min
1 stop
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Return trip
Feb 11 - Feb 26
778 USD
EDreamsUS
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14h 28min
1 stop
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
16h 50min
1 stop
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Return trip
Feb 13 - Feb 13
1,152 USD
EbookersIE
SHA SHA
14h 40min
1 stop
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
38h 0min
2 stops
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