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About Flights to Shanghai

Summary info about Shanghai flight prices, duration and airlines

Best One-Way Price

$598

Best Round-Trip Price

$1,116

Fastest flight time

19h 45m

Operated By

2 airlines
The best one-way flight price to Shanghai from United States in the last 72 hours is $598 (Los Angeles to Shanghai Pu Dong).
The best round-trip flight price to Shanghai from United States in the last 72 hours is $1,116 (Los Angeles to Shanghai Pu Dong).
The fastest flight to Shanghai from United States takes 19h 45m (San Francisco to Shanghai Pu Dong).
There are 2 airlines operating flights to Shanghai, including China Airlines and Philippine Airlines.

Shanghai flights insights and trends

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How much are flights to Shanghai?

On average, a flight to Shanghai will cost $3,335 per ticket. We’ve had users find flights to Shanghai for as low as $364, however. If you’re unable to find a plane ticket for $364, but manage to find one for $3,006 or less, then this is still a great deal. Keep in mind that flight costs vary depending on where you fly from, what time of year you travel, and what airline you fly with.
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How long is the flight from United States to Shanghai?

If you’re flying from a popular airport in United States, such as Los Angeles or San Francisco, and flying into the most popular airport in Shanghai (Shanghai Hongqiao Intl), then you can expect flight times to average 13h 50m and 15h 45m, respectively.

What airlines fly to Shanghai?

You can find flights to Shanghai from 37 airlines. If you’re unsure which to fly with, consider booking your flight with Hainan Airlines, American Airlines or Delta as these are the most popular among our users. Hainan Airlines is the most favored with 24% of momondo travelers booking flights with this airline.

Cheapest flights to cities in Shanghai

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Useful information for your flight to Shanghai

Get up-to-date answers for some of the most frequently asked questions regarding flying to Shanghai

Flights to Shanghai vary based on month, airline, when you book, where you are departing from and many more variables, but on average momondo users can expect to spend about $3,007/pp. The absolute cheapest flight to Shanghai is $45/pp

People's Square is closest to Shanghai Hongqiao Intl Airport. Those looking for an alternative airport option near People's Square could try flying into Shanghai Pu Dong Airport.

Temperatures in Shanghai can vary between 39.2 °F and 82.4 °F based on the time of year. Typically, the coldest month in Shanghai will be January, and the warmest month will be July. It is also worth noting that those looking to avoid rain and/or snow should consider traveling to Shanghai in December, January, and November, as that is when precipitation is least likely.



Popular cities and sights

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Recent flights found to popular cities in Shanghai

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Cheapest flight routes to Shanghai

These routes have the cheapest flights to Shanghai found by momondo users in United States
DepartingDestinationBest TimeBest Price
KapaluaShanghai18h 25m$748
Los AngelesShanghai13h 50m$1,116
New YorkShanghai14h 50m$1,157
San FranciscoShanghai15h 55m$1,170
SeattleShanghai18h 50m$1,181
DallasShanghai15h 00m$1,191
ProvincetownShanghai33h 50m$1,236
HonoluluShanghai28h 45m$1,286
San JoseShanghai25h 35m$1,294
Las VegasShanghai27h 35m$1,299
NewarkShanghai14h 55m$1,354
ChicagoShanghai25h 05m$1,495
OntarioShanghai20h 00m$1,620
OaklandShanghai22h 04m$1,638
DenverShanghai30h 47m$1,654
CharlotteShanghai24h 17m$1,689

Popular routes to Shanghai

Most frequently searched flights to Shanghai along with the cheapest price and shortest flight duration
New York to Shanghai Flights
Fastest flight time14h 50m
Cheapest price$1,157
Los Angeles to Shanghai Flights
Fastest flight time13h 50m
Cheapest price$1,116
San Francisco to Shanghai Flights
Fastest flight time15h 55m
Cheapest price$1,170
Seattle to Shanghai Flights
Fastest flight time18h 50m
Cheapest price$1,181
Chicago to Shanghai Flights
Fastest flight time25h 05m
Cheapest price$1,495
Boston to Shanghai Flights
Fastest flight time27h 40m
Cheapest price$1,754
Dallas to Shanghai Flights
Fastest flight time15h 00m
Cheapest price$1,191
Washington, D.C. to Shanghai Flights
Fastest flight time24h 29m
Cheapest price$1,904
San Jose to Shanghai Flights
Fastest flight time25h 35m
Cheapest price$1,294
Houston to Shanghai Flights
Fastest flight time22h 25m
Cheapest price$2,182
Miami to Shanghai Flights
Fastest flight time26h 50m
Cheapest price$1,893
Detroit to Shanghai Flights
Fastest flight time24h 20m
Cheapest price$1,707
Toronto to Shanghai Flights
Fastest flight time14h 55m
Cheapest price$954
Oakland, California to Shanghai Flights
Fastest flight time22h 04m
Cheapest price$1,638
Philadelphia to Shanghai Flights
Fastest flight time29h 15m
Cheapest price$1,999
Orlando to Shanghai Flights
Fastest flight time23h 55m
Cheapest price$3,622
Austin to Shanghai Flights
Fastest flight time26h 28m
Cheapest price$2,451
Atlanta to Shanghai Flights
Fastest flight time24h 55m
Cheapest price$2,072
Las Vegas to Shanghai Flights
Fastest flight time27h 35m
Cheapest price$1,299
Raleigh to Shanghai Flights
Fastest flight time46h 22m
Cheapest price$3,202

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To find the flight that best suits your needs, momondo gathers a range of flights from a large pool of different airlines and agents; you can then use our insights and filters to find and book the right flight to Shanghai.

momondo does allow users to show only those flights to Shanghai which offer a flexible booking policy as well as other useful filters and features.

Once all potential Shanghai flight options are in front of you momondo lets you sort and filter flights based on preferences such as airline, price and flight times amongst many other options.

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