Cheap Flights to Shanghai

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Cheapest Flights to Shanghai

Do you want to buy a flight ticket to Shanghai and are looking for good deals? Use the Planet of Hotels service, which finds and compares all possible options, helping you to choose a ticket at an affordable price from leading airways and low-cost companies. On our website, you can easily find a flight ticket to Shanghai and save money. Our system searches and analyzes direct and connecting flights, offering tickets to Shanghai at minimum fares. All you have to do is choose the best deal that suits you.

Briefly About Flights to Shanghai

The city has 2 airports: Shanghai Hongqiao (SHA), Shanghai Pu Dong (PVG). 

From April to May, the ticket price is lower. But do not forget that weather conditions during this period can cause disruptions in flight schedules and ruin your travel plans. The minimum price during this period is $465. January, March, July are the most attractive for a visit — the passenger flow is at maximum, but the airfare is much higher. 

ANA, Alaska Airlines (AS), China Eastern (MU), Cathay Pacific (CX), Japan Airlines (JL), Air Canada (AC), Turkish Airlines (TK), Air India (AI), Air China (CA), WestJet (WS) and a few low-cost companies offer the lowest fares and most convenient flights. According to the statistics of our service, January, March, July, as well as Christmas and New Year's Eve dates are the most popular among users. The average price for a flight during these periods is $1,982.

Finding Flight Tickets to Shanghai

  1. Choose the city from which you plan to start your travel.
  2. Select an arrival destination (we recommend choosing a city rather than an airport; in this case, the system will offer more options).
  3. Determine the desired departure date or a range (you can search for round-trip tickets to Shanghai or only one-way flights).
  4. Select the number of passengers (if you are planning a flight with children, you must specify the number and age of passengers at the time of departure).
  5. Determine the desired travel class (economy, premium economy, business, first).
  6. Click the search button, and our system will find tickets to Shanghai.

What Does the Price of Flight Tickets to Shanghai Depend on?

  • The choice of the airline is the key factor in forming the ticket price. Budget carriers offer the most affordable deals and discounts on airline tickets to Shanghai.
  • It is more cost-effective to book round-trip tickets to Shanghai. This fare will be more favorable than two separate one-way tickets. It is more efficient to buy a one-way ticket for low-cost flights.  
  • A trip to Shanghai with carry-on luggage will be the most budget option.
  • During the daytime and after 23:00, the load on the search system is lower. At this time of day, it is possible to book tickets to Shanghai at a lower price.
  • The search system often offers cheap tickets to Shanghai for connecting flights. 
  • The most reliable way to book a flight ticket to Shanghai at the minimum fare is to do it in advance. When booking a ticket 13 days before a departure, you can save a lot of money.
  • The price of tickets to Shanghai also depends on the day of the week. It is advantageous to plan a trip in the middle of the week. Most people travel on weekends, so the demand for tickets on Wednesday, Friday, Saturday is maximum, and the cost will be higher than on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday.
  • Flights at night or early in the morning are usually cheaper.
  • The cheapest tickets to Shanghai are in the period from April to May. The highest fares for the flight are in January, March, July, and on New Year's dates.

Flights costs to Shanghai

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LAX
Su, 15 Aug
Los Angeles International
Flight time - 20 h 18 min
Connecting flights
20 h 18 min
Direct
SHA
Su, 15 Aug
Shanghai Hongqiao
SHA
Su, 22 Aug
Shanghai Hongqiao
Flight time - 19 h 55 min
Connecting flights
19 h 55 min
Direct
LAX
Su, 22 Aug
Los Angeles International
from $1,356

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LAX
Mo, 02 Aug
Los Angeles International
Flight time - 18 h 44 min
Connecting flights
18 h 44 min
Direct
PVG
Mo, 02 Aug
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Mo, 09 Aug
Shanghai Pu Dong
Flight time - 20 h 37 min
Connecting flights
20 h 37 min
Direct
LAX
Mo, 09 Aug
Los Angeles International
from $1,654

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LAX
Tu, 03 Aug
Los Angeles International
Flight time - 20 h 26 min
Connecting flights
20 h 26 min
Direct
PVG
Tu, 03 Aug
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Tu, 10 Aug
Shanghai Pu Dong
Flight time - 20 h 37 min
Connecting flights
20 h 37 min
Direct
LAX
Tu, 10 Aug
Los Angeles International
from $1,654

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LAX
Su, 01 Aug
Los Angeles International
Flight time - 19 h 7 min
Connecting flights
19 h 7 min
Direct
PVG
Su, 01 Aug
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Su, 08 Aug
Shanghai Pu Dong
Flight time - 20 h 37 min
Connecting flights
20 h 37 min
Direct
LAX
Su, 08 Aug
Los Angeles International
from $1,659

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Cheap airline tickets to Shanghai

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Los Angeles -

Shanghai

Roundtrip
Su, 15 Aug. - Su, 22 Aug.
from$1,356

Los Angeles -

Shanghai

Roundtrip
Mo, 2 Aug. - Mo, 9 Aug.
from$1,654

Los Angeles -

Shanghai

Roundtrip
Tu, 3 Aug. - Tu, 10 Aug.
from$1,654

Los Angeles -

Shanghai

Roundtrip
Su, 1 Aug. - Su, 8 Aug.
from$1,659

Los Angeles -

Shanghai

Roundtrip
We, 11 Aug. - Tu, 31 Aug.
from$1,660

New York -

Shanghai

Roundtrip
We, 11 Aug. - We, 18 Aug.
from$1,701

Los Angeles -

Shanghai

Roundtrip
Mo, 16 Aug. - Mo, 23 Aug.
from$1,709

Los Angeles -

Shanghai

Roundtrip
Tu, 17 Aug. - Tu, 24 Aug.
from$1,738

Los Angeles -

Shanghai

Roundtrip
Sa, 14 Aug. - Sa, 21 Aug.
from$1,951

Boston -

Shanghai

Roundtrip
Fr, 13 Aug. - We, 25 Aug.
from$2,114

Dallas -

Shanghai

Roundtrip
Mo, 23 Aug. - Fr, 27 Aug.
from$2,131

New York -

Shanghai

Roundtrip
Fr, 13 Aug. - Mo, 16 Aug.
from$2,132

Boston -

Shanghai

Roundtrip
Mo, 2 Aug. - Su, 8 Aug.
from$2,277

Los Angeles -

Shanghai

Roundtrip
Fr, 6 Aug. - We, 25 Aug.
from$2,345

Washington -

Shanghai

Roundtrip
Mo, 16 Aug. - Tu, 31 Aug.
from$2,391

New York -

Shanghai

Roundtrip
Sa, 14 Aug. - Sa, 28 Aug.
from$2,400

New York -

Shanghai

Roundtrip
Tu, 24 Aug. - Tu, 31 Aug.
from$2,450

Washington -

Shanghai

Roundtrip
We, 4 Aug. - Tu, 10 Aug.
from$2,585

Santa Ana -

Shanghai

Roundtrip
Sa, 21 Aug. - Sa, 28 Aug.
from$2,593

New York -

Shanghai

Roundtrip
Th, 12 Aug. - Tu, 17 Aug.
from$2,728

Washington -

Shanghai

Roundtrip
Mo, 9 Aug. - Tu, 17 Aug.
from$2,915

Santa Ana -

Shanghai

Roundtrip
Th, 19 Aug. - Sa, 28 Aug.
from$2,977

Denver -

Shanghai

Roundtrip
Fr, 13 Aug. - We, 25 Aug.
from$2,998

New York -

Shanghai

Roundtrip
Th, 5 Aug. - Th, 12 Aug.
from$3,003

Flight schedules to Shanghai

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Flight
Departure
Arrival
Route
Flights schedule
Air Canada
EWR
PVG
New York — Shanghai

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Cathay Pacific
LAX
PVG
Los Angeles — Shanghai

Mo

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Su

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WestJet
LAX
PVG
Los Angeles — Shanghai

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Su

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Air Canada
SJC
PVG
San Jose — Shanghai

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Tu

We

Th

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Su

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Air Canada
SNA
PVG
Santa Ana — Shanghai

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Fr

Sa

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Qatar Airways
BOS
PVG
Boston — Shanghai

Mo

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Fr

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Spirit Airlines
DFW
PVG
Dallas — Shanghai

Mo

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Air Canada
LAX
PVG
Los Angeles — Shanghai

Mo

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Air Canada
CLT
PVG
Charlotte — Shanghai

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Tu

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EVA Air
LAX
PVG
Los Angeles — Shanghai

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Tu

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Fr

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Qatar Airways
IAD
PVG
Washington — Shanghai

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We

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Qatar Airways
JFK
PVG
New York — Shanghai

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Th

Fr

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Air Canada
ABQ
PVG
Albuquerque — Shanghai

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Fr

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China Airlines
LAX
PVG
Los Angeles — Shanghai

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Fr

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Spirit Airlines
BWI
PVG
Washington — Shanghai

Mo

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Air Canada
LGA
SHA
New York — Shanghai

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We

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Air China
LAX
SHA
Los Angeles — Shanghai

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We

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Asiana Airlines
JFK
PVG
New York — Shanghai

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Th

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Air Canada
DEN
PVG
Denver — Shanghai

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Fr

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Porter Airlines
EWR
PVG
New York — Shanghai

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Sa

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Alaska Airlines
LAX
PVG
Los Angeles — Shanghai

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Sa

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EVA Air
LAX
SHA
Los Angeles — Shanghai

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Su

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Air Canada
TPA
PVG
Tampa — Shanghai

Mo

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Asiana Airlines
JFK
SHA
New York — Shanghai

Mo

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Air Canada
IND
PVG
Indianapolis — Shanghai

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We

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FAQ

How many airports are there in Shanghai?

The number of airports in Shanghai — 2 - Shanghai Hongqiao (SHA), Shanghai Pu Dong (PVG).

Which airlines operate direct flights to Shanghai?

Direct flights to Shanghai are performed by 9 airlines: China Eastern, China Southern, Aegean Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Air China, EVA Air, United, KLM, Lufthansa.

What month is the cheapest to book a ticket to Shanghai?

The cheapest month for flying to Shanghai is May.

Which flights to Shanghai are the cheapest?

The cheapest flights to Shanghai are Seattle / Tacoma International → Shanghai ($465), Los Angeles International → Shanghai ($527), San Francisco International → Shanghai ($533), Honolulu International → Shanghai ($545), Chicago O'Hare International → Shanghai ($597).

How many days before a departure will the tickets to Shanghai be the cheapest?

As a rule, you can buy cheap tickets to Shanghai 13 days before departure.

On what day of the week is it the cheapest to fly to Shanghai?

The most beneficial day for flying to Shanghai is Monday. The most expensive day is Wednesday.

How much does a ticket to Shanghai cost?

Airplane ticket prices to Shanghai start at $465.

Which airport is more convenient to fly to in Shanghai?

The distance from the city center to the airport is Shanghai Hongqiao - 13.74 km, Shanghai Pu Dong - 31.14 km.

How many airlines perform flights to Shanghai?

Airplanes of 56 airlines from 57 airports fly to Shanghai.

Which airlines operate flights to Shanghai?

Airplanes of Cathay Pacific (CX), Japan Airlines (JL) are the most frequent ones flying to Shanghai.

How many direct flights are performed to Shanghai?

Every week, there are 4 direct flights to Shanghai.

From which cities are the most frequent flights to Shanghai?

The most popular flights to Shanghai are from New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Seattle, Chicago.

How long does a flight to Shanghai last?

The flight duration depends on the departure airport. Here are some examples of flight durations on the most popular destinations: New York - Shanghai: 21 h 20 min, Los Angeles - Shanghai: 18 h 46 min, San Francisco - Shanghai: 17 h 46 min, Seattle - Shanghai: 16 h 32 min, Chicago - Shanghai: 20 h 26 min

With which cities does Shanghai have direct flight connections?

Direct flights are available from Shanghai to Seattle, Los Angeles, New York, Chicago, San Francisco, Dallas.

Hotels in Shanghai

Plan your trip in advance — choose the best hotel in Shanghai
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Shanghai Pagoda INNO Hotel
from $93
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The Sukhothai Shanghai
from $178
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Grand Kempinski Hotel Shanghai
from $151
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Dorsett Shanghai
from $58
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Green Court Residence City Center, Shanghai(Original name: Green Court Serviced Apartment-People’s Square)
from $103
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Shanghai Marriott Hotel City Centre
from $116
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Jinjiang Metropolo Hotel Classic Nanjing Road (East) Shanghai
from $124
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Paramount Gallery Hotel
from $94
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Riverdale Residence Xintiandi Shanghai 长河国际公寓新天地
from $110
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Hyatt Place Shanghai Hongqiao CBD
from $81
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Metropolo Classiq, Shanghai, Bund Circle
from $81
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Sheraton Grand Shanghai Pudong Hotel & Residences
from $107