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Flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai, China Last modified: Jan 20, 2017 2:05 -05:00

Los Angeles to Shanghai Last modified: Jan 20, 2017 2:05 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 31,166,420,374 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Shanghai. Air China & China Eastern frequently offer the best deals to Shanghai flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Air China
LAXSHA
Tue 4/18
1 stop
SHALAX
Mon 4/24
1 stop
$528
China Eastern
LAXSHA
Sat 4/8
2 stops
SHALAX
Thu 4/20
2 stops
$528
China Southern
LAXSHA
Sun 4/23
1 stop
SHALAX
Thu 5/11
1 stop
$528
Hainan
LAXSHA
Wed 2/15
1 stop
SHALAX
Mon 2/27
1 stop
$535
American
LAXSHA
Thu 1/26
1 stop
SHALAX
Thu 2/9
1 stop
$541
United
LAXSHA
Fri 1/27
nonstop
SHALAX
Sun 2/5
nonstop
$544

How Much is a Flight from Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles to Shanghai, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $530.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Los Angeles 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 think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for 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 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 Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles to Shanghai.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $605 $536
7-14 days $541 $529
14-21 days $798 $582
21-30 days $605 $529
30-60 days $565 $529
60-90 days $565 $528
90+ days $565 $528

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

We've examined 31,176,118,170 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Los Angeles to Shanghai is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$529 $528 $528 $528 $536 $528 $529

Compare Flight Prices from Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles to Shanghai flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
January Los Angeles Shanghai Air China 1/29/17 2/8/17 1 $529
February Los Angeles Shanghai Air China 2/21/17 2/27/17 1 $529
March Los Angeles Shanghai Air China 3/2/17 3/9/17 1 $529
April Los Angeles Shanghai Air China 4/18/17 4/24/17 1 $528
May Los Angeles Shanghai Hainan 5/2/17 5/10/17 1 $543
June Los Angeles Shanghai Air Canada 6/1/17 6/6/17 1 $696
July Los Angeles Shanghai Philippine 7/4/17 7/9/17 1 $698
August Los Angeles Shanghai China Southern 8/31/17 9/10/17 1 $528

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles to Shanghai. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
$784
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
$784 $582
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
$582 $714
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
$714 $541
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
$541 $529
26 27 28 1 2 3 4
$529

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles to Shanghai is $624.

The average price for direct flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai is $1,085.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 09:40 09:40
Delta 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 12:40 12:40
China Eastern 2 1 2 1 1 2 2 00:05 11:30
United 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 12:45 12:45

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles to Shanghai is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai is $568.

Los Angeles to Shanghai Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Los Angeles to Shanghai?
Answer: The average Los Angeles to Shanghai flight time is 14 hours and 5 minutes.
Question: How far is Shanghai from Los Angeles?
Answer: The distance from Los Angeles to Shanghai is 6,470 miles (10,412 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai?
Answer: There are 32 direct flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai.
Question: What are the most popular Los Angeles airlines for direct flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai?
Answer: China Eastern Airlines provides 34% 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: San Francisco, CA

Airlines in Los Angeles flying to Shanghai Last modified: Jan 20, 2017 2:05 -05:00Number of routes searched: 260Number of itineraries searched: 3,781,207

Wondering which airlines fly out of Los Angeles to Shanghai? We've gathered the average price of Los Angeles 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.

Los Angeles to Shanghai
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American -
Air China -
Delta -
China Eastern -
United -
Sichuan CTU
American DFW
American MCO
American ORD
Air Canada YUL
Air Canada YVR
Air Canada YYZ
Air France CDG
AeroMexico MEX
Alitalia FCO
British Airways LHR
EVA Air TPE
Air China PEK
Air China SZX
China Airlines TPE
Cathay HKG
China Southern CAN
Delta ATL
Delta DTW
Delta JFK
Delta MSP
Emirates DXB
Ethiopian ADD
Etihad AUH
Hainan CSX
Iberia MAD
JAL HND
JAL KIX
JAL NRT
Korean ICN
KLM AMS
Lufthansa FRA
Lufthansa MUC
Swiss ZRH
Xiamen XMN
China Eastern CTU
China Eastern NKG
All Nippon HND
All Nippon NRT
Air New Zealand AKL
Austrian VIE
Asiana ICN
Philippine MNL
Qantas BNE
Qantas MEL
Qantas SYD
Qatar DOH
Singapore SIN
Aeroflot SVO
Turkish IST
United SFO
United EWR
United ORD
Virgin Atlantic LHR

Los Angeles to Shanghai Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Los Angeles 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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