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
540 USD for flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai leaving on 2/14/2017 and returning on 3/17/2017
Low 331 USD
540 USD
High 1,275 USD
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Best time to book
Cheapest time to buy a ticket for Los Angeles — Shanghai is approximately 17 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 February and March.
Impact on price
Cheapest airline
According to our data, Sichuan Airlines, Air Canada Rouge and Dragonair are the cheapest airlines to fly this route.
Popular airlines for this route are Sichuan Airlines, Air Canada Rouge and Dragonair.
Impact on price (additional fees may apply)
Sichuan Airlines
+2%
Air Canada Rouge
+10%
Dragonair
+15%
Turkish Airlines
+15%
Alaska Airlines
+18%
EVA Airways
+18%
Best time to fly
Los Angeles to Shanghai flights are approximately 10% more expensive in the noon than in the afternoon.
It's generally cheaper to take afternoon flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai.
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 41 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 45 minutes.
Direct flights available: 65 PER WEEK
Popular non-direct routes for this connection are Los Angeles Intl - Capital Airport - Hongqiao, Los Angeles Intl - Capital Airport - Pu Dong and Los Angeles Intl - Taiwan Taoyuan International - Pu Dong.
You can fly from Los Angeles Intl to Hongqiao indirect via Capital Airport, Taiwan Taoyuan International or Doha.
Direct flights available on
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Get there quickly

Direct flights to Shanghai from Los Angeles
Return trip
Dec 5 - Dec 15
573 USD
GoToGateUS
LAX LAX
14h 43min
Direct
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11h 25min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Dec 14 - Dec 28
900 USD
STATravelUS
LAX LAX
14h 25min
Direct
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11h 25min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Dec 14 - Jan 9
979 USD
KissAndFlyUS
LAX LAX
14h 5min
Direct
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14h 25min
Direct
LAX LAX

Go right away

Last minute flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai
Return trip
Dec 5 - Dec 11
532 USD
STATravelUS
LAX LAX
14h 25min
Direct
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13h 15min
1 stop
LAX LAX
Return trip
Dec 6 - Dec 15
532 USD
STATravelUS
LAX LAX
14h 25min
Direct
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13h 15min
1 stop
LAX LAX
Return trip
Dec 5 - Dec 15
573 USD
GoToGateUS
LAX LAX
14h 43min
Direct
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11h 25min
Direct
LAX LAX

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai
Return trip
Dec 19 - Dec 26
402 USD
FareboomUS
LAX LAX
39h 55min
1 stop
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31h 0min
1 stop
LAX LAX
Return trip
Dec 19 - Jan 16
738 USD
FlyFarUS
LAX LAX
50h 40min
2 stops
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35h 55min
2 stops
LAX LAX
Return trip
Dec 19 - Jan 8
1,122 USD
Hop2
LAX LAX
30h 35min
1 stop
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33h 30min
1 stop
LAX LAX

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from Shanghai to Los Angeles
Return trip
Dec 6 - Dec 13
550 USD
TravelgenioUS
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11h 40min
Direct
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
14h 0min
Direct
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Return trip
Dec 12 - Dec 18
635 USD
HutchgoCN
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15h 15min
1 stop
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
49h 20min
2 stops
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Return trip
Dec 8 - Dec 17
1,024 USD
OmegaTravelUS
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12h 0min
Direct
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
28h 15min
1 stop
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