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
504 USD for flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai leaving on 12/5/2017 and returning on 1/5/2018
Low 384 USD
504 USD
High 2,504 USD
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Best time to book
Cheapest time to buy a ticket for Los Angeles — Shanghai is approximately 56 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 March and April. Most expensive are June and December.
Currently the cheapest days to fly this route are between December and January.
Impact on price
Cheapest airline
According to our data, Alaska Airlines, Air Canada Rouge and Sichuan Airlines are the cheapest airlines to fly this route.
Popular airlines for this route are Alaska Airlines, Air Canada Rouge and Sichuan Airlines.
Impact on price (additional fees may apply)
Alaska Airlines
+7%
Air Canada Rouge
+7%
Sichuan Airlines
+9%
Swiss International Air Lines
+11%
Air China
+12%
China Airlines
+13%
Best time to fly
Los Angeles to Shanghai flights are approximately 5% 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 Wednesday and the most expensive is typically Saturday.
Saturday is normally the most expensive day to fly, whilst Wednesday 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've got 58 booking sites supporting this and nearby routes.
Impact on price
Los Angeles Intl-Hongqiao
+0%
Los Angeles Intl-Pu Dong
+1%
Direct flights
There are direct flights from Los Angeles Intl to Hongqiao all week with a flight time of 13 hours 40 minutes.
Direct flights available: 62 PER WEEK
Popular non-direct routes for this connection are Los Angeles Intl - Capital Airport - Hongqiao, Los Angeles Intl - Incheon Intl - Pu Dong and Los Angeles Intl - Baiyun - Hongqiao.
Stop-off cities for indirect flights from Los Angeles Intl to Hongqiao include Capital Airport, Incheon Intl and Baiyun.
Direct flights available on
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Get there quickly

Direct flights to Shanghai from Los Angeles
Return trip
Feb 4 - Feb 11
288 USD
Smartfares
LAX LAX
14h 0min
Direct
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3h 30min
Direct
LAX LAX
Return trip
Oct 2 - Oct 5
546 USD
FareDepot
LAX LAX
13h 50min
Direct
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4h 25min
Direct
LAX LAX
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Dec 19 - Dec 22
620 USD
Smartfares
LAX LAX
14h 0min
Direct
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4h 50min
Direct
LAX LAX

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Last minute flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai
Return trip
Sep 27 - Oct 6
421 USD
SkyToursUS
LAX LAX
20h 10min
1 stop
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37h 45min
1 stop
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Sep 28 - Oct 11
448 USD
ExploreTrip
LAX LAX
19h 10min
1 stop
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16h 5min
1 stop
LAX LAX
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Sep 25 - Sep 30
520 USD
OmegaTravelUS
LAX LAX
17h 35min
1 stop
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36h 40min
1 stop
LAX LAX

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Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai
Return trip
Oct 9 - Oct 17
643 USD
Smartfares
LAX LAX
17h 20min
1 stop
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16h 5min
1 stop
LAX LAX
Return trip
Oct 9 - Oct 20
686 USD
CFOneTravel
LAX LAX
24h 55min
2 stops
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22h 18min
1 stop
LAX LAX
Return trip
Oct 9 - Oct 30
715 USD
FlyFarUS
LAX LAX
51h 10min
2 stops
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28h 0min
1 stop
LAX LAX

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from Shanghai to Los Angeles
Return trip
Sep 25 - Oct 10
680 USD
FlyingCOMRow
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11h 45min
Direct
LAX LAX
LAX LAX
19h 25min
1 stop
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Sep 25 - Oct 9
762 USD
SkyToursCN
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23h 35min
1 stop
LAX LAX
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32h 20min
2 stops
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Return trip
Sep 25 - Oct 8
879 USD
CFTripstaUS
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23h 35min
1 stop
LAX LAX
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25h 55min
2 stops
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Weather forecast for Shanghai

Going soon? Be prepared for the weather in Shanghai.

Wednesday, Wednesday, August 30, 2017

32°C
26°C

Thursday, Thursday, August 31, 2017

32°C
27°C

Friday, Friday, September 1, 2017

31°C
24°C

Saturday, Saturday, September 2, 2017

27°C
24°C

Sunday, Sunday, September 3, 2017

27°C
25°C

Monday, Monday, September 4, 2017

30°C
26°C

Tuesday, Tuesday, September 5, 2017

36°C
27°C
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