Cheap flights from Philadelphia to Shanghai

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Flight information for Philadelphia to Shanghai

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from Philadelphia to Shanghai
Best Price Found$2,928The best flight deal from Philadelphia to Shanghai found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $2,928
Fastest flight time28h 35mThe fastest flight from Philadelphia to Shanghai takes 28h 35m
Direct flightsNoneThere are no direct flights from Philadelphia to Shanghai. Popular non-direct route for this connection is Philadelphia Airport - Shanghai Hongqiao Intl Airport.
Airports in Shanghai2 airportsThere are 2 airports near Shanghai: Shanghai Pu Dong (PVG), Shanghai Hongqiao Intl (SHA)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from Philadelphia to Shanghai

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What is the cheapest month to fly from Philadelphia to Shanghai?

April

The cheapest time of year to fly to Shanghai from Philadelphia is April. Most expensive is December

What is the cheapest airline that flies to Shanghai from Philadelphia?

Air Canada

Air Canada, Air France, and American Airlines are the most popular carriers operating from Philadelphia to Shanghai

What is the cheapest Philadelphia to Shanghai flight route?

Philadelphia - Shanghai Hongqiao Intl

Fly from Philadelphia to Shanghai Hongqiao Intl for the best Philadelphia - Shanghai flight prices

How far in advance should you book Philadelphia to Shanghai flights?

49 days before

The cheapest time to buy a flight from Philadelphia to Shanghai is approximately 49 days to departure


Easily compare round-trip flights from Philadelphia to Shanghai

Below you can see the best fares for your round-trip flight route over the next three months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from Philadelphia to Shanghai by changing tabs
Multiple Airlines
Oct 25
PHL11:00 amPhiladelphia
62h 25m
3 stops
PVG1:25 amShanghai Pu Dong
Nov 1
PVG7:00 amShanghai Pu Dong
20h 25m
2 stops
PHL3:25 amPhiladelphia
United Airlines
Oct 25
PHL3:45 pmPhiladelphia
57h 40m
3 stops
PVG1:25 amShanghai Pu Dong
Nov 1
PVG4:15 pmShanghai Pu Dong
39h 38m
3 stops
PHL7:53 amPhiladelphia
Delta
Nov 3
PHL9:10 amPhiladelphia
53h 35m
3 stops
PVG2:45 pmShanghai Pu Dong
Nov 7
PVG5:05 amShanghai Pu Dong
27h 27m
2 stops
PHL8:32 amPhiladelphia
Delta
Nov 3
PHL2:29 pmPhiladelphia
48h 16m
3 stops
PVG2:45 pmShanghai Pu Dong
Nov 7
PVG5:05 amShanghai Pu Dong
27h 27m
2 stops
PHL8:32 amPhiladelphia
United Airlines
Feb 24
PHL1:30 amPhiladelphia
24h 45m
1 stop
PVG2:15 amShanghai Pu Dong
Feb 27
PVG12:00 pmShanghai Pu Dong
16h 59m
1 stop
PHL4:59 amPhiladelphia
Multiple Airlines
Nov 3
PHL12:15 pmPhiladelphia
26h 25m
2 stops
PVG2:40 pmShanghai Pu Dong
Nov 6
PVG8:40 pmShanghai Pu Dong
28h 30m
1 stop
PHL12:10 amPhiladelphia

Find the cheapest one-way flights from Philadelphia to Shanghai

If you're looking for one-way flights from Philadelphia to Shanghai, view some of our deals below provided by Air Canada and United Airlines
Air Canada
Jan 6
PHL3:30 amPhiladelphia
33h 10m
3 stops
PVG12:40 pmShanghai Pu Dong
Multiple Airlines
Jan 6
PHL1:39 pmPhiladelphia
28h 26m
2 stops
PVG6:05 pmShanghai Pu Dong
Air Canada
Jan 5
PHL10:45 amPhiladelphia
49h 55m
3 stops
PVG12:40 pmShanghai Pu Dong

Best airlines flying from Philadelphia to Shanghai

Compare and see reviews for airlines that fly from Philadelphia to Shanghai with momondo
AirlineRatingFree CancellationPrice
Air Canada
PriceFrom $374
Free Cancellation
Rating
7.5
7.8

Boarding

7.3

Comfort

8.1

Crew

7.3

Entertainment

5.9

Food

Reviews

The food selection has been better in the past but due to Covid it is understandable. This particular flight did not have any entertainment and the Air Canada App did not work to access movies.

1 / 10
United Airlines
PriceFrom $377
Free Cancellation
Rating
6.8
7.2

Boarding

6.6

Comfort

7.5

Crew

6.6

Entertainment

6.1

Food

Reviews

Not because the flight is going to Africa we can’t get better service on board

1 / 10
American Airlines
PriceFrom $377
Free Cancellation
Rating
7.2
7.4

Boarding

7.1

Comfort

7.8

Crew

7.1

Entertainment

6.8

Food

Reviews

Flight attendant for first class is definitely not a morning person. Oh and the WiFi DID NOT WORK!

1 / 10
Delta
PriceFrom $403
Free Cancellation
Rating
8.3
8.3

Boarding

8.5

Comfort

8.4

Crew

8.1

Entertainment

8.1

Food

Reviews

Great

1 / 10
Air France
PriceFrom $1,367
Free Cancellation
Rating
7.8
7.9

Boarding

7.8

Comfort

8.3

Crew

7.2

Entertainment

7.8

Food

Reviews

Poor communication from boarding staff, airport staff not a clue. Communication on board was un decipherable and airline lost baggage.

1 / 9

  • Are airlines flying from Philadelphia to Shanghai offering flexible cancellation due to COVID-19?

    To ease the stress of booking flights, some of our airline partners flying from Philadelphia to Shanghai are responding to the global pandemic. The following airlines may have a flexible cancellation policy to help accommodate travelers: Air Canada, United Airlines, and American Airlines.

  • How far is Philadelphia to Shanghai by plane?

    The straight-line distance from Philadelphia to Shanghai is 7400.0 mi. Flights usually cover this in 24h 45m, depending on flying conditions and air traffic around both airports.


Can I fly to Shanghai from Philadelphia right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Philadelphia to Shanghai

Most visitors from Philadelphia will not be allowed to enter Shanghai.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Philadelphia must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 48 hours before departing to Shanghai.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Philadelphia are not required to quarantine after entering Shanghai.

Documents
Health Declaration Form - Must be presented upon arrival


Can I fly back to Philadelphia from Shanghai?

Returning to Philadelphia from Shanghai

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Shanghai must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Philadelphia.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Shanghai are not required to quarantine after entering Philadelphia.

If you are planning to travel to Shanghai at this time, it is recommended that you stay up to date on current restrictions and follow proper safety measures while in public.

Alternative routes for Philadelphia to Shanghai

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Fastest flight time26h 05m
Cheapest price$1,083

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