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Cheap Flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai, CN, China - LAX to SHA Last modified: Aug 30, 2016 1:19 AM

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Hainan
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United
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American
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Cathay
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Air Canada
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Air Canada
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China Southern
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China Southern
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China Southern
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Air China
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Air China
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Air China
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China Eastern
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Asiana
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China Airlines
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Air France
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JAL
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JAL
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JAL
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EVA Air
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All Nippon
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All Nippon
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Korean
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Turkish
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Aeroflot
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Aeroflot
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Etihad
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Etihad
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Etihad
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Etihad
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Etihad
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Qatar
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Qatar
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Singapore
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Hawaiian
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Hawaiian
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KLM
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Iberia
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Virgin Atlantic
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Qantas
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Qantas
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AeroMexico
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$2,280
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British Airways
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$3,040
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British Airways
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British Airways
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British Airways
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$3,040
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British Airways
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Air India
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How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Los Angeles to Shanghai (LAX to SHA)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Los Angeles to Shanghai, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $523.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Los Angeles to Shanghai (LAX to SHA)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles to Shanghai

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $525 $530
7-14 days $525 $530
14-21 days $525 $530
21-30 days $525 $529
30-60 days $521 $523
60-90 days $518 $518
90+ days $525 $517

Cheapest Day To Fly from Los Angeles to Shanghai

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$521 $525 $523 $521 $525 $518 $525

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Los Angeles to Shanghai

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
August Los Angeles Shanghai American 8/30/16 9/6/16 0 $525
September Los Angeles Shanghai American 9/2/16 9/6/16 0 $525
October Los Angeles Shanghai American 10/24/16 11/7/16 0 $521
November Los Angeles Shanghai United 11/5/16 11/16/16 0 $518
December Los Angeles Shanghai Hainan 12/1/16 12/5/16 1 $517
January Los Angeles Shanghai Air Canada 1/8/17 1/17/17 1 $576
February Los Angeles Shanghai Air Canada 2/24/17 3/7/17 1 $571
March Los Angeles Shanghai Air Canada 3/1/17 3/8/17 1 $568

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles to Shanghai.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$525
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$525 $525
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$525 $709
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
$709 $709
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$709 $525
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$525

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai (LAX to SHA)

Your Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles to Shanghai is $1,079.

The average price for non-stop flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai is $1,120.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Los Angeles to Shanghai
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 11:25 11:25
Delta 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 13:00 13:00
China Eastern 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 01:00 12:30
United 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 13:05 13:05

Los Angeles to Shanghai Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Los Angeles to Shanghai?
Answer: The average Los Angeles to Shanghai flight time is 13 hours and 56 minutes.
Question: How many miles are there between Los Angeles and Shanghai?
Answer: The distance from Los Angeles to Shanghai is 6470 miles.
Question: How common are direct flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai?
Answer: There are 33 direct flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai?
Answer: China Eastern Airlines provides 42% of the non-stop flights between Los Angeles and Shanghai.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Los Angeles to Shanghai?
Answer: Tokyo, JP

Airlines Flying from Los Angeles to Shanghai (LAX to SHA) Number of flights searched: 904Last modified: Aug 30, 2016 1:19 AM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles to Shanghai.

Los Angeles to Shanghai
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American - X X X X X
American ORD X X X X X X X
Air Canada YVR X X X X X X X
Air Canada YYC / YVR X X X X X X X
Air France CDG X X X X X X X
British Airways LHR X X X X X X X
EVA Air TPE X X X X X X X
Air China PEK X X X X X X X
China Airlines TPE X X X X X X X
China Airlines TPE / KHH X X X X X X
Cathay HKG X X X X X X X
China Southern CAN X X X X X X X
Delta - X X X X X X X
Delta NRT X 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 CSX X
Iberia MAD X X X
JAL KIX 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 X X
All Nippon HND X X X X X X X
All Nippon NRT / NGO X X X X X X X
Asiana ICN X X X X X X X
Philippine MNL X X X X X X X
Qantas SYD X X X X X X X
Qantas BNE / SYD X X X X X X X
Qatar DOH X X X X X X X
Singapore NRT / SIN X X X X X X X
Aeroflot SVO 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 SFO X X X X X X X
Virgin Atlantic LHR X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles - LAX

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Los Angeles to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $261
Los Angeles to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $117
Los Angeles to Las Vegas American, Delta, Spirit, United, Virgin America $77

Cheap International Flights from Los Angeles - LAX

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Los Angeles to Tokyo American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, AeroMexico, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Hawaiian, Hainan, Iberia, Latam Airlines Brasil, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Swiss, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air New Zealand, Austrian, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Aeroflot, Turkish, Air Tahiti Nui, United, Srilankan, Vietnam, Virgin Atlantic $496
Los Angeles to Seoul American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, AeroMexico, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Hawaiian, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Aeroflot, Thai, Turkish, United, Vietnam $471
Los Angeles to Taipei American, Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Hawaiian, Hainan, JAL, Korean, KLM, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, United $450
Los Angeles to Hong Kong American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Fiji Airways, Hainan, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, El Al, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Royal Jordanian, Singapore, Aeroflot, Thai, Turkish, United, Srilankan, Vietnam, Virgin Atlantic $467
Los Angeles 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, Hawaiian, Hainan, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, El Al, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Asiana, Philippine, Qatar, South African, Singapore, Aeroflot, Turkish, United, Srilankan, Vietnam $519
Los Angeles to Bangkok American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Norwegian Shuttle, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Gulf Air, Hawaiian, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, El Al, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Royal Jordanian, Brussels, Singapore, Aeroflot, Thai, Turkish, United, Srilankan, Vietnam $464
Los Angeles to Hangzhou American, Air France, EVA Air, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Hawaiian, Hainan, KLM, Lufthansa, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Qatar, United $567
Los Angeles to Manila Air France, Alitalia, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Gulf Air, JAL, Korean, KLM, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Saudi Arabian, Thai, Turkish, United, Vietnam $454
Los Angeles to Guangzhou American, Air Canada, Air France, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Ethiopian, Hawaiian, Hainan, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Philippine, Qatar, Singapore, Aeroflot, Saudi Arabian, Thai, Turkish, United, Vietnam $505
Los Angeles to Nanjing Air France, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Hainan, JAL, KLM, Lufthansa, China Eastern, Asiana, United $593
Los Angeles to Ningbo Air France, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Hainan, KLM, China Eastern, United $722
Los Angeles to Okinawa American, Air Canada, Air France, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, Delta, Hawaiian, JAL, Korean, Lufthansa, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Philippine, Qatar, United $528
Los Angeles 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, Aeroflot, Saudi Arabian, Thai, Turkish, United, Srilankan, Virgin Atlantic $492
Los Angeles to Wuxi Air China, China Airlines, China Southern, China Eastern, All Nippon $689
Los Angeles to Osaka American, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Hawaiian, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air New Zealand, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish, United, Vietnam $528

Cheap International Flights to Shanghai - SHA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
San Diego to Shanghai American, Air Canada, Air France, AeroMexico, Finnair, British Airways, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Asiana, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish, United $616
Tijuana to Shanghai Air France, AeroMexico, KLM $1,019
Ontario to Shanghai American, Air Canada, Air France, British Airways, Delta, Etihad, United $609
Santa Ana to Shanghai American, Air Canada, Finnair, British Airways, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Lufthansa, All Nippon, Qatar, United $590
Burbank to Shanghai American, Air Canada, Delta, KLM, Qatar, United $821
Long Beach to Shanghai American, Air France, Delta, Emirates, JAL, KLM, Qatar, Turkish $1,318
Santa Barbara to Shanghai American, Air Canada, United $640
Palomar to ShanghaiCheck Dates
Palm Springs to Shanghai American, Air Canada, Air France, British Airways, Delta, Korean, Lufthansa, United $668
San Luis Obispo to Shanghai American, United Check Dates
Bakersfield to Shanghai American, United $1,108
San Diego to Hangzhou American, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Qatar, United $631
Cheap Flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai, CN, China, from $517 Round trip from LAX to SHA