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Cheap Flights from San Diego to Shanghai, CN, China - SAN to SHA Last modified: May 28, 2016 1:46 PM

Popular flights from San Diego to Shanghai Last modified: May 28, 2016 1:46 PM

We’ve got the inside scoop on finding the best time to fly for the best price. Not sure when to travel for your next vacation? Find details below on when-to-fly and when-to-buy.

Air China
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 23, 2016 Aug 30, 2016 $622
Alaska Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 24, 2016 Oct 8, 2016 $1,224
American Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 31, 2016 Sep 16, 2016 $674
China Eastern Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 30, 2016 Sep 6, 2016 $1,012
China Southern Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 30, 2016 Sep 6, 2016 $969
Hainan Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 25, 2016 Sep 30, 2016 $658
Hawaiian Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jul 24, 2016 Aug 7, 2016 $2,556
United Airlines
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 29, 2016 Sep 9, 2016 $681
Aug 31, 2016 Sep 16, 2016 $681

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from San Diego to Shanghai (SAN to SHA)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from San Diego to Shanghai, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $756.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from San Diego to Shanghai (SAN to SHA)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from San Diego 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.

Cheapest Day To Fly from San Diego to Shanghai

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$624 $622 $624 $799 $649 $991 $977

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from San Diego to Shanghai

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
June San Diego Shanghai Hainan 6/29/16 7/6/16 1 $1,124
July San Diego Shanghai Hainan 7/11/16 7/18/16 1 $869
August San Diego Shanghai Air China 8/23/16 8/30/16 2 $622
September San Diego Shanghai Hainan 9/26/16 10/12/16 1 $613
October San Diego Shanghai American 10/17/16 10/25/16 1 $781
November San Diego Shanghai American 11/17/16 11/27/16 1 $681
December San Diego Shanghai United 12/13/16 12/31/16 1 $1,476
February San Diego Shanghai American 2/28/17 3/11/17 2 $770

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from San Diego to Shanghai (SAN to SHA)

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 San Diego 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 San Diego to Shanghai is $762.

The average price for round trip flights from San Diego to Shanghai is $1,342.

San Diego to Shanghai Flight Questions

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

Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from San Diego to Shanghai?
Answer: Los Angeles, CA

Airlines Flying from San Diego to Shanghai (SAN to SHA) Number of flights searched: 728Last modified: May 28, 2016 1:46 PM

Below are the different airlines that fly from San Diego 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 San Diego to Shanghai.

San Diego to Shanghai
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American ORD X X X X X X X
American PHX / LAX X X X X X X X
Air Canada YVR X X X X X X X
British Airways LHR X X X X X X X
China Southern LAX / CAN X
Delta SEA X X X X X X X
JAL NRT X X X X X X X
JAL NRT / NGO X X X X X X X
United ORD X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

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

Cheap International Flights from San Diego - SAN

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
San Diego to Hangzhou American, Alaska, Air China, China Southern, Hawaiian, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, United $653
San Diego to Tokyo American, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, JAL, All Nippon, United, Island Air $732

Cheap Domestic Flights to Shanghai - SHA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Los Angeles to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Spirit, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $297
Los Angeles to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $183
Los Angeles to Las Vegas American, Spirit, United, Virgin America $71

Cheap International Flights to Shanghai - SHA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Los Angeles to Shanghai Sichuan, American, Alaska, Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, Hawaiian, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, United, Virgin America, Shenzhen $553
Tijuana to Shanghai AeroMexico, Air China, China Southern, Xiamen, China Eastern $1,373
Ontario to Shanghai American, Alaska, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, China Eastern, United $688
Santa Ana to Shanghai American, Alaska, Air China, China Southern, Hawaiian, Hainan, China Eastern, United $639
Burbank to Shanghai American, Alaska, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, China Eastern, United $1,041
Long Beach to Shanghai American, Alaska, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, China Eastern, United $1,902
Santa Barbara to Shanghai American, Alaska, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, China Eastern, United $1,171
Palomar to ShanghaiCheck Dates
Los Angeles to Tokyo American, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, JAL, Malaysia, All Nippon, Singapore, United, Virgin America, Island Air $625
Los Angeles to Seoul American, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, Korean, Asiana, Thai, United $936
Los Angeles to Taipei American, Alaska, EVA Air, China Airlines, Hawaiian, United $565
Los Angeles to Hong Kong American, Alaska, JetBlue, Cathay, Hawaiian, Hong Kong, Dragonair, United $579
Los Angeles to Beijing Sichuan, American, Alaska, Air China, China Southern, Hawaiian, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, United, Virgin America, Shenzhen $534
Los Angeles to Bangkok American, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, Bangkok, Thai, United $628
Los Angeles to Hangzhou Sichuan, American, Alaska, Air China, China Southern, Hawaiian, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, United, Shenzhen $574
Los Angeles to Manila American, Alaska, JetBlue, Hawaiian, Philippine, United $408
Los Angeles to Guangzhou Sichuan, American, Alaska, Air China, China Southern, Hawaiian, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, United, Shenzhen $613
Los Angeles to Nanjing Sichuan, American, Air China, China Southern, Hawaiian, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, United, Shenzhen $574
Los Angeles to Ningbo Sichuan, American, Air China, China Southern, Hawaiian, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, United $1,070
Los Angeles to Okinawa American, Alaska, Hawaiian, JAL, All Nippon, Sun Country, United $758
Los Angeles to Delhi Jet Airways, American, Air India, Alaska, Hawaiian, United $777
Los Angeles to Wuxi Sichuan, American, Air China, China Southern, Hainan, China Eastern, United Check Dates
Los Angeles to Osaka American, Alaska, Hawaiian, JAL, All Nippon, United $642
Los Angeles to London American, Air Berlin, Air France, Alaska, Finnair, Alitalia, JetBlue, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, Meridiana, KLM, Lufthansa, LOT, Thomas Cook, Air New Zealand, Czech, Austrian, SATA, SAS, Brussels, Jetairfly, Tap Portugal, United, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic, FlexFlight, City Jet, Great Lakes $985
Los Angeles to Qingdao Sichuan, American, Alaska, Air China, China Southern, Hawaiian, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, Shandong, United, Shenzhen $625
Cheap Flights from San Diego to Shanghai, CN, China, from $622 Round trip from SAN to SHA