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 507,131 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 $841
Most expensive Week 51
Average price $2036

Airline

Cheapest Major US Carrier
Average price $1257
Most expensive EVA Airways
Average price $1775

Days to departure

Cheapest 52 days
Average price $1221
Most expensive 3 days
Average price $1869

Day of week

Cheapest Monday
Average price $1367
Most expensive Sunday
Average price $1525

Time of day

Cheapest Evening
Average price $1385
Most expensive Noon
Average price $1471

Airport

Cheapest LAX-SHA
Average price $1394
Most expensive LAX-PVG
Average price $1451

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 February. Most expensive are December and June.

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

We scan 18 sites offering flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai to find all the best options.

StudentUniverse, Faregeek and GoTravel123 are popular booking choices for flights to Shanghai from Los Angeles.

Cheapest time to buy a ticket for Los Angeles — Shanghai route is approximately 52 days to departure.

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

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 3/1/2015 and 4/3/2015.

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

Travel tips

United Airlines, China Eastern Airlines and Delta Air Lines 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 Monday and the most expensive is typically Sunday.

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 Evening 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
Return trip
May 06 - May 24
1,599 USD
StudentUniverse
LAX Los Angeles Intl
13h 35min
Direct
PVG Pu Dong
PVG Pu Dong
11h 35min
Direct
LAX Los Angeles Intl

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai
Return trip
Apr 12 - Apr 27
735 USD
Tripsta
LAX Los Angeles Intl
18h 45min
ICN 1 stop
PVG Pu Dong
PVG Pu Dong
16h 25min
ICN 1 stop
LAX Los Angeles Intl
Return trip
Mar 13 - Mar 23
737 USD
Faregeek
LAX Los Angeles Intl
17h 35min
YVR 1 stop
PVG Pu Dong
PVG Pu Dong
20h 3min
YVR 1 stop
LAX Los Angeles Intl
Return trip
Mar 25 - Apr 02
738 USD
Tripsta
LAX Los Angeles Intl
18h 55min
ICN 1 stop
PVG Pu Dong
PVG Pu Dong
16h 25min
ICN 1 stop
LAX Los Angeles Intl

Just getting there

One-way flights to Shanghai from Los Angeles
One-way trip
March 20
523 USD
FlyFar
LAX Los Angeles Intl
35h 25min
SEA PEK 2 stops
SHA Hongqiao
One-way trip
March 14
532 USD
FlyFar
LAX Los Angeles Intl
25h 55min
SEA PEK 2 stops
SHA Hongqiao
One-way trip
February 26
615 USD
FlyFar
LAX Los Angeles Intl
18h 5min
YVR 1 stop
PVG Pu Dong

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from Shanghai to Los Angeles
Return trip
Apr 16 - Apr 30
860 USD
StudentUniverse
PVG Pu Dong
11h 35min
Direct
LAX Los Angeles Intl
LAX Los Angeles Intl
15h 25min
SFO 1 stop
PVG Pu Dong
Return trip
Apr 20 - May 04
860 USD
StudentUniverse
PVG Pu Dong
11h 35min
Direct
LAX Los Angeles Intl
LAX Los Angeles Intl
15h 25min
SFO 1 stop
PVG Pu Dong
Return trip
Apr 19 - May 04
861 USD
airtickets.com
SHA Hongqiao
38h 55min
CAN 1 stop
LAX Los Angeles Intl
LAX Los Angeles Intl
30h 30min
CAN 1 stop
SHA Hongqiao

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Shanghai weather forecast

Going soon? Be prepared for the weather in Shanghai.

Sunday, Sunday, December 21, 2014

7°C
2°C

Monday, Monday, December 22, 2014

11°C
5°C

Tuesday, Tuesday, December 23, 2014

14°C
6°C

Wednesday, Wednesday, December 24, 2014

13°C
5°C

Thursday, Thursday, December 25, 2014

9°C
6°C

Friday, Friday, December 26, 2014

11°C
8°C

Saturday, Saturday, December 27, 2014

13°C
8°C

Sunday, Sunday, December 28, 2014

14°C
10°C

Monday, Monday, December 29, 2014

14°C
11°C

Tuesday, Tuesday, December 30, 2014

14°C
12°C
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