Flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai

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Expect to pay
526 USD for flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai leaving on 3/30/2017 and returning on 4/28/2017
Low 330 USD
526 USD
High 1,261 USD
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Best time to book
Cheapest time to buy a ticket for Los Angeles — Shanghai is approximately 54 days to departure.
Normally the best deals on Los Angeles to Shanghai flights are available 2 to 4 months prior to 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.
The cheapest flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai are currently available between March and April.
Impact on price
Cheapest airline
According to our data, Sichuan Airlines, Air Canada Rouge and Turkish Airlines are the cheapest airlines to fly this route.
Sichuan Airlines, Air Canada Rouge and Turkish Airlines are the most popular choices flying from Los Angeles to Shanghai.
Impact on price (additional fees may apply)
Sichuan Airlines
+2%
Air Canada Rouge
+10%
Turkish Airlines
+14%
Dragonair
+15%
Alaska Airlines
+17%
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.
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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 45 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 35 minutes.
Direct flights available: 75 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.
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Get there quickly

Direct flights to Shanghai from Los Angeles
Return trip
May 25 - Jun 11
637 USD
FlightsMojoUS
LAX LAX
13h 54min
Direct
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12h 5min
Direct
LAX LAX

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Last minute flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai
Return trip
Jan 23 - Feb 8
519 USD
CFTripstaIntl
LAX LAX
17h 50min
1 stop
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14h 35min
1 stop
LAX LAX
Return trip
Feb 1 - Feb 8
521 USD
FareboomUS
LAX LAX
37h 30min
2 stops
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14h 35min
1 stop
LAX LAX
Return trip
Jan 18 - Feb 1
586 USD
ExpediaCOM
LAX LAX
17h 50min
1 stop
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32h 40min
2 stops
LAX LAX

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Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai
Return trip
Feb 1 - Feb 28
491 USD
FareboomUS
LAX LAX
37h 30min
2 stops
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28h 30min
2 stops
LAX LAX
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Jan 31 - Mar 7
504 USD
ExpediaCOM
LAX LAX
24h 15min
1 stop
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18h 54min
2 stops
LAX LAX
Return trip
Feb 1 - Feb 8
521 USD
FareboomUS
LAX LAX
37h 30min
2 stops
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14h 35min
1 stop
LAX LAX

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from Shanghai to Los Angeles
Return trip
Jan 18 - Jan 30
790 USD
TripairCN
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37h 20min
1 stop
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
22h 0min
1 stop
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Return trip
Jan 18 - Jan 23
1,012 USD
Travel2beUS
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17h 20min
1 stop
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
29h 30min
1 stop
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Return trip
Jan 18 - Feb 3
1,292 USD
BravoFly
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21h 15min
1 stop
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
27h 0min
1 stop
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