Flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai

Search and find cheap flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai (China, Asia)
Search and find cheap flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai (China, Asia)

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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.
Los Angeles to Shanghai flights are currently cheapest between May and June.
Impact on price
Cheapest airline
According to our data, Sichuan Airlines, Air Canada Rouge and Dragonair are the cheapest airlines to fly this route.
Sichuan Airlines, Air Canada Rouge and Dragonair 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%
Dragonair
+14%
Turkish Airlines
+14%
Alaska Airlines
+16%
EVA Airways
+18%
Best time to fly
Los Angeles to Shanghai flights are approximately 10% more expensive in the noon than in the afternoon.
Noon flights tend to be the most expensive.
Impact on price
Cheapest day
Saturday is normally the most expensive day to fly, whilst Monday tends to be the cheapest.
Cheapest day of week is typically Monday and the most expensive is typically Saturday.
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.
Los Angeles Intl - Hongqiao tends to be 0% cheaper than Los Angeles Intl - Pu Dong.
We scan 46 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: 70 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 - San Francisco Intl - Pu Dong.
You can fly from Los Angeles Intl to Hongqiao indirect via Capital Airport, San Francisco Intl or Baiyun.
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Get there quickly

Direct flights to Shanghai from Los Angeles
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Apr 2 - Jun 2
560 USD
GotoGateUSMob
LAX LAX
13h 45min
Direct
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SHA SHA
12h 5min
Direct
LAX LAX
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May 17 - May 22
591 USD
Skybooker
LAX LAX
13h 54min
Direct
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SHA SHA
12h 10min
Direct
LAX LAX
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Mar 23 - Nov 27
597 USD
ExploreTrip
LAX LAX
13h 50min
Direct
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11h 20min
Direct
LAX LAX

Go right away

Last minute flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai
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Feb 27 - Mar 13
527 USD
StudentUniverse
LAX LAX
17h 45min
1 stop
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13h 5min
1 stop
LAX LAX
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Feb 27 - Mar 8
848 USD
Swiss
LAX LAX
44h 10min
1 stop
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46h 30min
1 stop
LAX LAX
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Feb 28 - Mar 9
848 USD
Swiss
LAX LAX
44h 10min
1 stop
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46h 30min
1 stop
LAX LAX

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai
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Mar 13 - Mar 19
497 USD
ExploreTrip
LAX LAX
19h 0min
1 stop
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38h 5min
1 stop
LAX LAX
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Mar 14 - Mar 21
524 USD
StudentUniverse
LAX LAX
20h 0min
1 stop
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16h 45min
1 stop
LAX LAX
Return trip
Mar 13 - Mar 17
533 USD
CFTripstaIntl
LAX LAX
19h 0min
1 stop
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14h 39min
1 stop
LAX LAX

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from Shanghai to Los Angeles
Return trip
Feb 28 - Mar 6
494 USD
MytripCOM
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30h 15min
1 stop
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
29h 30min
1 stop
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Mar 1 - Mar 6
500 USD
OpodoCOM
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29h 20min
1 stop
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
29h 30min
1 stop
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Mar 1 - Mar 5
502 USD
TripstaIntl
SHA SHA
32h 35min
1 stop
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
20h 55min
1 stop
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