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Flights from Detroit to Shanghai, China Last modified: Dec 4, 2016 1:20 -05:00

Detroit to Shanghai Last modified: Dec 4, 2016 1:20 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 25,259,180,125 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Detroit to Shanghai. Air China & All Nippon frequently offer the best deals on Detroit to Shanghai flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Air China
DTTSHA
Thu 3/16
2 stops
SHADTT
Mon 3/27
2 stops
$547
All Nippon
DTTSHA
Mon 3/20
2 stops
SHADTT
Thu 3/30
2 stops
$803
China Southern
DTTSHA
Tue 2/14
2 stops
SHADTT
Thu 2/23
2 stops
$948
Air Canada
DTTSHA
Sun 1/22
2 stops
SHADTT
Thu 2/9
2 stops
$966
United
DTTSHA
Mon 3/20
2 stops
SHADTT
Thu 3/30
2 stops
$1,050
China Eastern
DTTSHA
Fri 2/24
1 stop
SHADTT
Mon 3/6
1 stop
$1,120

How Much is a Flight from Detroit to Shanghai? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Detroit to Shanghai, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $831.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Detroit to Shanghai?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Detroit to Shanghai based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Detroit to Shanghai? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Detroit to Shanghai.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $1,739 $1,011
7-14 days $2,154 $986
14-21 days $2,269 $1,465
21-30 days $1,549 $991
30-60 days $1,549 $732
60-90 days $1,549 $674
90+ days $1,532 $547

Cheapest Day To Fly from Detroit to Shanghai Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've examined 25,265,511,629 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Detroit to Shanghai is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$823 $674 $821 $754 $961 $823 $961

Compare Flight Prices from Detroit to Shanghai by Month Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Detroit to Shanghai flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
December Detroit Shanghai Air Canada 12/12/16 12/19/16 2 $986
January Detroit Shanghai Air China 1/31/17 2/3/17 2 $732
February Detroit Shanghai Air China 2/14/17 2/23/17 2 $674
March Detroit Shanghai Air China 3/16/17 3/27/17 2 $547
April Detroit Shanghai Air China 4/25/17 5/7/17 2 $547
May Detroit Shanghai Air Canada 5/9/17 5/23/17 2 $1,095
June Detroit Shanghai Air Canada 6/15/17 6/29/17 2 $1,253
July Detroit Shanghai Air Canada 7/29/17 8/12/17 1 $1,487

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Detroit to Shanghai Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Detroit to Shanghai. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$1,298
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$1,298 $1,774
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
$1,774 $1,652
25 26 27 28 29 30 31
$1,652 $1,517
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
$1,517 $1,482
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
$1,482

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Detroit to Shanghai Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose 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 Detroit to Shanghai is $1,062.

The average price for direct flights from Detroit to Shanghai is $1,886.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Detroit to Shanghai - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Delta 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 15:30 15:30

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Detroit to Shanghai Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Detroit to Shanghai. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Detroit to Shanghai is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Detroit to Shanghai is $987.

Detroit to Shanghai Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Detroit to Shanghai?
Answer: The average Detroit to Shanghai flight time is 14 hours and 50 minutes.
Question: How far is Shanghai from Detroit?
Answer: The distance from Detroit to Shanghai is 7,120 miles (11,458 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Detroit to Shanghai?
Answer: There are 7 direct flights from Detroit to Shanghai.
Question: What are the most popular Detroit airlines for direct flights from Detroit to Shanghai?
Answer: Delta Air Lines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Detroit and Shanghai.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Detroit to Shanghai?
Answer: Chicago, IL

Airlines in Detroit flying to Shanghai Last modified: Dec 4, 2016 1:20 -05:00Number of routes searched: 116Number of itineraries searched: 408,391

Wondering which airlines fly out of Detroit to Shanghai? We've gathered the average price of Detroit airlines with flights to Shanghai. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Detroit to Shanghai
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
China Southern -
Delta -
China Eastern -
American DFW
American LAX
American LGA
American ORD
Air Canada YYZ
Air France CDG
AeroMexico MEX
China Southern PEK
Delta ATL
Delta JFK
Delta LAX
Delta MCO
Korean ICN
KLM AMS
Lufthansa FRA
China Eastern PEK
United EWR
United ORD
United SFO
Virgin Atlantic LHR

Detroit to Shanghai Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Detroit and Shanghai. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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Cheap Domestic Flights from Detroit - DTT Last modified: Dec 4, 2016 1:20 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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Detroit to New York$117

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Cheap Flights from Detroit to Shanghai