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Cheap Flights from Chicago to Shanghai, CN, China - CHI to SHA Last modified: Aug 30, 2016 12:53 AM

Popular flights from Chicago to Shanghai Last modified: Aug 30, 2016 12:53 AM

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Hainan
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Wed 9/28
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United
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All Nippon
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All Nippon
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Air China
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Tue 10/18
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$601
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Air China
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EVA Air
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EVA Air
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Turkish
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China Eastern
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Wed 9/28
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American
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Air Canada
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Air Canada
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Air Canada
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Air Canada
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Asiana
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Asiana
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Asiana
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Asiana
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Asiana
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China Southern
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Tue 12/6
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Fri 12/16
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$794
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Korean
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Wed 9/28
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$831
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Air France
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Tue 12/20
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$836
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JAL
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Finnair
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Etihad
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Emirates
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Sun 10/30
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China Airlines
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Sun 9/11
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Wed 9/21
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$1,011
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China Airlines
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$1,011
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China Airlines
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Mon 9/19
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$1,011
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China Airlines
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Wed 9/14
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Tue 9/20
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$1,011
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China Airlines
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Wed 9/21
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$1,011
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Swiss
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Swiss
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Austrian
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Austrian
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Austrian
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Austrian
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$1,069
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Qatar
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Qatar
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Qatar
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Qatar
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Qatar
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$1,199
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Lufthansa
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Tue 10/11
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Thu 10/27
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$1,367
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Lufthansa
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Tue 10/25
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Lufthansa
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Thu 10/20
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Tue 10/25
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Iberia
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Thu 9/29
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Wed 10/5
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$1,555
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Iberia
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Sat 10/22
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$1,555
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Iberia
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Sat 10/22
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Sat 11/5
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$1,555
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Iberia
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Sat 12/10
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Sat 12/17
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$1,555
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KLM
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Mon 12/19
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$1,629
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British Airways
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Sun 12/18
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Wed 1/4
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$1,761
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British Airways
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Mon 12/19
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Sat 12/31
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$1,761
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Virgin Atlantic
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Wed 8/31
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Mon 9/5
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$1,847
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Srilankan
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Tue 11/22
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Wed 11/30
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$2,127
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Singapore
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Tue 10/4
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Thu 10/13
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$2,413
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AeroMexico
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Fri 11/4
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Sun 11/20
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$2,461
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Air India
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Tue 9/20
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How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Chicago to Shanghai (CHI to SHA)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Chicago to Shanghai, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $492.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Chicago to Shanghai (CHI to SHA)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Chicago to Shanghai based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have discovered that the best days to book flights are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Read our article to find more information about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should you book flights from Chicago to Shanghai

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance a flight from Chicago to Shanghai should be booked.

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $726 $522
7-14 days $726 $493
14-21 days $726 $493
21-30 days $726 $489
30-60 days $726 $489
60-90 days $726 $489
90+ days $726 $489

Cheapest Day To Fly from Chicago to Shanghai

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding the cheapest days to fly from Chicago to Shanghai.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$493 $493 $489 $489 $493 $493 $493

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Chicago to Shanghai

The chart below shows the lowest fare by month when flying from Chicago to Shanghai.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
August Chicago Shanghai Hainan 8/31/16 9/7/16 1 $522
September Chicago Shanghai Hainan 9/28/16 10/4/16 1 $489
October Chicago Shanghai Hainan 10/1/16 10/4/16 1 $493
November Chicago Shanghai Hainan 11/24/16 12/5/16 1 $489
December Chicago Shanghai Hainan 12/6/16 12/15/16 1 $489
January Chicago Shanghai Air China 1/10/17 1/24/17 2 $601
February Chicago Shanghai Hainan 2/4/17 2/16/17 1 $603
March Chicago Shanghai Hainan 3/26/17 4/8/17 1 $553

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from Chicago to Shanghai

If you're ready to take a trip in the next 30 days and want to fly on the weekend, you might be wondering which weekend is the cheapest to fly. The chart below shows up-to-date data regarding weekend flight prices from Chicago to Shanghai.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$726
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$726 $726
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$726 $726
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
$726 $726
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$726 $726
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$726

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Chicago to Shanghai (CHI to SHA)

Your Chicago to Shanghai flight can be significantly cheaper by choosing a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Chicago to Shanghai is $1,096.

The average price for non-stop flights from Chicago to Shanghai is $1,004.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Chicago to Shanghai.

Nonstop Flight Details from Chicago to Shanghai
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 10:25 10:25
China Eastern 1 0 1 0 1 1 1 14:50 14:50
United 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 10:40 10:40

Chicago to Shanghai Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is a direct flight from Chicago to Shanghai?
Answer: The average Chicago to Shanghai flight time is 14 hours and 40 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between Chicago and Shanghai?
Answer: The distance from Chicago to Shanghai is 7040 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from Chicago to Shanghai?
Answer: There are 16 direct flights from Chicago to Shanghai.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Chicago to Shanghai?
Answer: United Airlines provides 43% of the non-stop flights between Chicago and Shanghai.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Chicago to Shanghai?
Answer: Tokyo, JP

Airlines Flying from Chicago to Shanghai (CHI to SHA) Number of flights searched: 958Last modified: Aug 30, 2016 12:53 AM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Chicago to Shanghai with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from Chicago to Shanghai.

Chicago to Shanghai
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American - X X X X
American DFW X X X X X X X
Air Canada YVR X X X X X X X
Air France CDG X X X X X X X
Air India DEL X X X X X
Finnair HEL X X X X X
British Airways LHR X X X X X X X
Cathay HKG X X X X X X X
Delta DTW X X X X X X
Emirates DXB X X X X X X X
Etihad AUH X X X X X X X
Hainan PEK X X X X X X X
Iberia MAD X X X
JAL NRT X X X X X X X
JAL NRT / NGO X X X X X X X
Korean ICN X X X X X X X
KLM AMS X X X X X X X
Lufthansa MUC X X X X X X X
Swiss ZRH X X X X X X X
China Eastern - X X X X X
All Nippon NRT X X X X X X X
All Nippon NRT / NGO X X X X X X X
Austrian VIE X X X X X X X
Asiana ICN X X X X X
Qatar DOH X X X X X X X
Turkish IST X X X X X X X
United - X X X X X X X
United LAX X X X X X X X
Virgin Atlantic LHR X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Chicago and Shanghai, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Cheap Domestic Flights from Chicago - CHI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Chicago to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit, United $107
Chicago to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $116
Chicago to Las Vegas American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $82
Chicago to San Francisco American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United, Virgin America $157
Chicago to Orlando American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United $87

Cheap International Flights from Chicago - CHI

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Chicago to Beijing American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Hainan, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Asiana, Qatar, South African, Brussels, Singapore, Turkish, United, Srilankan $513
Chicago to Seoul American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Asiana, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish, United $625
Chicago to Manila Air France, Alitalia, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Gulf Air, JAL, Korean, KLM, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, United $562
Chicago to Hong Kong American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, Delta, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Fiji Airways, Hainan, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Asiana, Qantas, Qatar, Royal Jordanian, South African, Singapore, Turkish, United, Srilankan, Virgin Atlantic $563
Chicago to Tokyo American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, AeroMexico, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Hainan, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Asiana, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish, Air Tahiti Nui, United, Srilankan, Virgin Atlantic $631
Chicago to Hangzhou American, Air France, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Hainan, KLM, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Qatar, United $554
Chicago to Taipei American, Air Canada, Air France, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Hainan, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Singapore, Turkish, United $520
Chicago to London Jet Airways, American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, AeroMexico, Avianca, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, Icelandair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, Austrian, Qatar, Royal Jordanian, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet $466
Chicago to Delhi Jet Airways, American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Gulf Air, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Asiana, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish, United, Srilankan, Virgin Atlantic $651

Cheap International Flights to Shanghai - SHA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Indianapolis to Shanghai American, Air Canada, Air France, British Airways, China Southern, Delta, Etihad, JAL, KLM, Lufthansa, All Nippon, Austrian, Asiana, Qantas, Qatar, United $623
Grand Rapids to Shanghai American, Air France, British Airways, Delta, Etihad, JAL, KLM, Lufthansa, All Nippon, Qantas, Qatar, United $861
Milwaukee to Shanghai American, Air Canada, Air France, British Airways, Delta, Etihad, JAL, KLM, Lufthansa, All Nippon, Qatar, United $881
Madison to Shanghai American, Air France, British Airways, Delta, Etihad, JAL, KLM, Lufthansa, Qantas, Qatar, United $954
Lansing to Shanghai American, Air France, Delta, KLM, United $865
Green Bay to Shanghai American, Air France, British Airways, Delta, Lufthansa, Qatar, United $1,030
Peoria to Shanghai American, Air France, British Airways, Delta, Etihad, JAL, Lufthansa, Qatar, United $2,224
Ft Wayne to Shanghai American, Air France, British Airways, Delta, Etihad, Lufthansa, Qatar, United $861
Moline to Shanghai American, Air France, Delta, Etihad, Lufthansa, Qatar, United Check Dates
Appleton to Shanghai Air France, Delta, United $1,026
Toledo to Shanghai American, British Airways, Etihad, JAL, Qatar $1,402
Champaign to Shanghai American, British Airways, Etihad, Qatar $861
South Bend to Shanghai Air France, Delta, United Check Dates
Bloomington - Normal to Shanghai American, Air France, Delta, Etihad, JAL, Qatar $2,224
Kalamazoo to Shanghai American, Air France, British Airways, Delta, Etihad, JAL, Lufthansa, Qatar, United $861
Springfield to Shanghai American, United $1,861
Cheap Flights from Chicago to Shanghai, CN, China, from $489 Round trip from CHI to SHA