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 258,505 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 4
Average price $821
Most expensive Week 51
Average price $2072

Airline

Cheapest Air Canada
Average price $1271
Most expensive Hainan Airlines
Average price $1704

Days to departure

Cheapest 38 days
Average price $1120
Most expensive 3 days
Average price $1805

Day of week

Cheapest Monday
Average price $1297
Most expensive Sunday
Average price $1474

Time of day

Cheapest Evening
Average price $1307
Most expensive Afternoon
Average price $1434

Airport

Cheapest LAX-SHA
Average price $1308
Most expensive LAX-PVG
Average price $1356

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 Air Canada, United Airlines and Asiana Airlines are the cheapest airlines to fly this route.

Cheapest time to buy a ticket for Los Angeles — Shanghai route is approximately 38 days to departure.

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 12/27/2014 and 1/30/2015.

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

Travel tips

We scan 21 sites offering flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai to find all the best options.

Faregeek, airtickets.com and CTrip are popular booking choices for flights to Shanghai from Los Angeles.

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

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

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

Get there quickly

Direct flights to Shanghai from Los Angeles
One-way trip
December 31
923 USD
StudentUniverse
LAX Los Angeles Intl
14h 5min
Direct
PVG Pu Dong
Return trip
Dec 17 - Jan 10
1,435 USD
Faregeek
LAX Los Angeles Intl
14h 15min
Direct
PVG Pu Dong
PVG Pu Dong
11h 35min
Direct
LAX Los Angeles Intl

Go right away

Last minute flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai
Return trip
Nov 05 - Nov 10
1,506 USD
Expedia
LAX Los Angeles Intl
17h 45min
ICN 1 stop
PVG Pu Dong
PVG Pu Dong
16h 5min
ICN 1 stop
LAX Los Angeles Intl

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai
Return trip
Dec 17 - Jan 10
1,435 USD
Faregeek
LAX Los Angeles Intl
14h 15min
Direct
PVG Pu Dong
PVG Pu Dong
11h 35min
Direct
LAX Los Angeles Intl
Return trip
Jan 07 - Jan 14
1,474 USD
ExploreTrip
LAX Los Angeles Intl
31h 15min
ICN 1 stop
PVG Pu Dong
SHA Hongqiao
35h 25min
GMP 1 stop
LAX Los Angeles Intl
Return trip
Jan 21 - Jan 28
1,506 USD
Expedia
LAX Los Angeles Intl
17h 45min
ICN 1 stop
PVG Pu Dong
PVG Pu Dong
16h 5min
ICN 1 stop
LAX Los Angeles Intl

Just getting there

One-way flights to Shanghai from Los Angeles
One-way trip
April 08
517 USD
Faregeek
LAX Los Angeles Intl
15h 40min
YVR 1 stop
PVG Pu Dong
One-way trip
January 03
564 USD
Faregeek
LAX Los Angeles Intl
41h 50min
YYC YVR 2 stops
PVG Pu Dong
One-way trip
December 17
3,439 USD
Virgin Atlantic
LAX Los Angeles Intl
23h 35min
LHR 1 stop
PVG Pu Dong

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from Shanghai to Los Angeles
Return trip
Dec 06 - Dec 07
825 USD
FlightNetwork
SHA Hongqiao
16h 5min
PEK 1 stop
LAX Los Angeles Intl
LAX Los Angeles Intl
25h 5min
PEK 1 stop
PVG Pu Dong
Return trip
Dec 05 - Dec 06
827 USD
Expedia
SHA Hongqiao
16h 5min
PEK 1 stop
LAX Los Angeles Intl
LAX Los Angeles Intl
29h 55min
PEK 1 stop
PVG Pu Dong
Return trip
Nov 22 - Dec 07
876 USD
OneTravel
PVG Pu Dong
17h 26min
YVR 1 stop
LAX Los Angeles Intl
LAX Los Angeles Intl
16h 35min
YVR 1 stop
PVG Pu Dong

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Shanghai weather forecast

Going soon? Be prepared for the weather in Shanghai.

Wednesday, Wednesday, October 22, 2014

23°C
18°C

Thursday, Thursday, October 23, 2014

26°C
18°C

Friday, Friday, October 24, 2014

24°C
18°C

Saturday, Saturday, October 25, 2014

28°C
20°C

Sunday, Sunday, October 26, 2014

28°C
16°C

Monday, Monday, October 27, 2014

22°C
15°C

Tuesday, Tuesday, October 28, 2014

22°C
15°C

Wednesday, Wednesday, October 29, 2014

24°C
22°C

Thursday, Thursday, October 30, 2014

27°C
24°C

Friday, Friday, October 31, 2014

25°C
20°C
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