Flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai

Search and find cheap flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai (China, Asia)

Flight Insight for Los Angeles to Shanghai

We have aggregated the last 1,815,720 fares on this route and compiled them into an insight for you.
In this overview you can see how much of an impact different factors have on the price of your tickets.

Seasonality

Cheapest Week 48
Average price 796 USD
Most expensive Week 51
Average price 1,971 USD

Airline

Cheapest Major US Carrier
Average price 1,169 USD
Most expensive China Eastern Airlines
Average price 1,438 USD

Days to departure

Cheapest 51 days
Average price 1,176 USD
Most expensive 0 days
Average price 1,438 USD

Day of week

Cheapest Tuesday
Average price 1,200 USD
Most expensive Saturday
Average price 1,375 USD

Time of day

Cheapest Afternoon
Average price 1,203 USD
Most expensive Noon
Average price 1,295 USD

Airport

Cheapest LAX-SHA
Average price 1,234 USD
Most expensive LAX-PVG
Average price 1,281 USD

Seasonality, Airline and Days to departure are the major factors that impact ticket price for Los Angeles — Shanghai flights.

Cheapest time of year to fly to Shanghai from Los Angeles is November and April. Most expensive are June and December.

According to our data Major US Carrier, American Airlines and Air Canada are the cheapest airlines to fly this route.

We scan 27 sites offering flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai to find all the best options.

Cheapest time to buy a ticket for Los Angeles — Shanghai route is approximately 51 days to departure.

Stop-off cities for indirect flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai include Seattle Tacoma, Incheon Intl and Vancouver Intl.

Fly LAX - SHA for the best Los Angeles to Shanghai flight prices saving up to 4% on average.

The chart shows the evolvement of the price throughout the year. The numbers on the x-axis dictate the week numbers.

Travel tips

Currently the cheapest days to fly this route are between 10/11/2015 and 11/13/2015.

The chart shows the impact on the price based on the individual airlines that serve the route.

Travel tips

United Airlines, Delta Air Lines and China Eastern Airlines are the most popular choices flying from Los Angeles to Shanghai.

The graph shows how the price evolves in relation to the number of days until departure.

Travel tips

Los Angeles to Shanghai flights are usually cheapest between 2 and 4 months before departure.

The chart shows the impact that each weekday has on the price.

Travel tips

Cheapest day of week is typically Tuesday and the most expensive is typically Saturday.

The chart shows the impact on the price based on what time of the day the flight departs.

Travel tips

It's generally cheapest to take Afternoon flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai.

The chart shows the impact of the different combinatorial options of airports for this specific search.

Travel tips

Get there quickly

Direct flights to Shanghai from Los Angeles
One-way trip
December 09
424 USD
CheapTickets
LAX Los Angeles Intl
14h 0min
Direct
PVG Pu Dong

Go right away

Last minute flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai
Return trip
Aug 15 - Sep 06
927 USD
FlyFar
LAX Los Angeles Intl
27h 10min
TPE 1 stop
PVG Pu Dong
PVG Pu Dong
57h 10min
KHH TPE 2 stops
LAX Los Angeles Intl
Return trip
Aug 14 - Sep 06
933 USD
FlyFar
LAX Los Angeles Intl
18h 5min
TPE 1 stop
PVG Pu Dong
PVG Pu Dong
16h 0min
TPE 1 stop
LAX Los Angeles Intl

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai
Return trip
Sep 02 - Sep 09
648 USD
FlyFar
LAX Los Angeles Intl
17h 30min
SEA 1 stop
PVG Pu Dong
PVG Pu Dong
15h 42min
SEA 1 stop
LAX Los Angeles Intl
Return trip
Oct 13 - Nov 15
657 USD
FlyFar
LAX Los Angeles Intl
26h 50min
SEA 1 stop
PVG Pu Dong
PVG Pu Dong
15h 25min
SEA 1 stop
LAX Los Angeles Intl
Return trip
Sep 21 - Oct 04
657 USD
FlyFar
LAX Los Angeles Intl
17h 30min
SEA 1 stop
PVG Pu Dong
PVG Pu Dong
18h 19min
SEA 1 stop
LAX Los Angeles Intl

Just getting there

One-way flights to Shanghai from Los Angeles
One-way trip
September 07
362 USD
FlyFar
LAX Los Angeles Intl
18h 30min
SEA 1 stop
PVG Pu Dong
One-way trip
September 22
391 USD
StudentUniverse
LAX Los Angeles Intl
15h 30min
YVR 1 stop
PVG Pu Dong
One-way trip
September 06
516 USD
Tripsta
LAX Los Angeles Intl
19h 30min
SEA 1 stop
PVG Pu Dong

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from Shanghai to Los Angeles
Return trip
Sep 09 - Sep 29
743 USD
Travelgenio
SHA Hongqiao
17h 55min
CAN 1 stop
LAX Los Angeles Intl
LAX Los Angeles Intl
19h 35min
CAN 1 stop
SHA Hongqiao
Return trip
Oct 29 - Feb 18
783 USD
Travelgenio
SHA Hongqiao
16h 5min
PEK 1 stop
LAX Los Angeles Intl
LAX Los Angeles Intl
17h 10min
PEK 1 stop
SHA Hongqiao
Return trip
Dec 16 - Jan 03
787 USD
Travelgenio
SHA Hongqiao
17h 5min
PEK 1 stop
LAX Los Angeles Intl
LAX Los Angeles Intl
17h 10min
PEK 1 stop
SHA Hongqiao

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Shanghai weather forecast

Going soon? Be prepared for the weather in Shanghai.

Saturday, Saturday, August 01, 2015

38°C
28°C

Sunday, Sunday, August 02, 2015

38°C
27°C

Monday, Monday, August 03, 2015

36°C
27°C

Tuesday, Tuesday, August 04, 2015

38°C
26°C

Wednesday, Wednesday, August 05, 2015

33°C
25°C

Thursday, Thursday, August 06, 2015

33°C
27°C

Friday, Friday, August 07, 2015

31°C
28°C

Saturday, Saturday, August 08, 2015

32°C
27°C

Sunday, Sunday, August 09, 2015

33°C
27°C

Monday, Monday, August 10, 2015

34°C
27°C
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