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 1,505,666 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 734 USD
Most expensive Week 51
Average price 1,903 USD

Airline

Cheapest Major US Carrier
Average price 1,111 USD
Most expensive China Eastern Airlines
Average price 1,381 USD

Days to departure

Cheapest 38 days
Average price 1,122 USD
Most expensive 0 days
Average price 1,463 USD

Day of week

Cheapest Tuesday
Average price 1,160 USD
Most expensive Saturday
Average price 1,334 USD

Time of day

Cheapest Afternoon
Average price 1,162 USD
Most expensive Noon
Average price 1,257 USD

Airport

Cheapest LAX-SHA
Average price 1,190 USD
Most expensive LAX-PVG
Average price 1,243 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 September. Most expensive are June and December.

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

We scan 24 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 38 days to departure.

Stop-off cities for indirect flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai include Incheon Intl, Vancouver 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 8/7/2015 and 9/11/2015.

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 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 26
432 USD
Travelgenio
LAX Los Angeles Intl
14h 20min
Direct
PVG Pu Dong
One-way trip
June 12
743 USD
FareDepot
LAX Los Angeles Intl
13h 30min
Direct
PVG Pu Dong

Go right away

Last minute flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai
Return trip
Jun 04 - Jun 16
825 USD
StudentUniverse
LAX Los Angeles Intl
17h 42min
SFO KIX 2 stops
PVG Pu Dong
PVG Pu Dong
12h 25min
Direct
LAX Los Angeles Intl
Return trip
Jun 02 - Jun 09
890 USD
PaylessFlights
LAX Los Angeles Intl
22h 40min
DFW 1 stop
PVG Pu Dong
PVG Pu Dong
12h 25min
Direct
LAX Los Angeles Intl
Return trip
Jun 08 - Jun 16
1,027 USD
StudentUniverse
LAX Los Angeles Intl
19h 35min
CAN 1 stop
SHA Hongqiao
SHA Hongqiao
17h 55min
CAN 1 stop
LAX Los Angeles Intl

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai
Return trip
Sep 24 - Oct 07
700 USD
JustFly
LAX Los Angeles Intl
17h 10min
PEK 1 stop
SHA Hongqiao
SHA Hongqiao
16h 5min
PEK 1 stop
LAX Los Angeles Intl

Just getting there

One-way flights to Shanghai from Los Angeles
One-way trip
September 13
507 USD
FlyFar
LAX Los Angeles Intl
23h 55min
SEA PEK 2 stops
SHA Hongqiao
One-way trip
August 20
518 USD
Expedia
LAX Los Angeles Intl
27h 10min
TPE 1 stop
PVG Pu Dong
One-way trip
August 22
540 USD
Expedia
LAX Los Angeles Intl
27h 10min
TPE 1 stop
PVG Pu Dong

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from Shanghai to Los Angeles
Return trip
Nov 15 - Nov 29
750 USD
Travelgenio
SHA Hongqiao
17h 25min
CAN 1 stop
LAX Los Angeles Intl
LAX Los Angeles Intl
19h 50min
CAN 1 stop
SHA Hongqiao
Return trip
Jun 09 - Jun 23
781 USD
StudentUniverse
PVG Pu Dong
12h 25min
Direct
LAX Los Angeles Intl
LAX Los Angeles Intl
14h 56min
SFO 1 stop
PVG Pu Dong
Return trip
Jun 21 - Aug 27
838 USD
Tripsta
SHA Hongqiao
24h 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, May 30, 2015

29°C
19°C

Sunday, Sunday, May 31, 2015

30°C
19°C

Monday, Monday, June 01, 2015

28°C
22°C

Tuesday, Tuesday, June 02, 2015

28°C
20°C

Wednesday, Wednesday, June 03, 2015

25°C
20°C

Thursday, Thursday, June 04, 2015

29°C
21°C

Friday, Friday, June 05, 2015

29°C
22°C

Saturday, Saturday, June 06, 2015

30°C
20°C

Sunday, Sunday, June 07, 2015

29°C
20°C

Monday, Monday, June 08, 2015

28°C
21°C
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