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Flights from San Diego to Shanghai, China Last modified: Sep 26, 2016 2:31 AM

San Diego to Shanghai Last modified: Sep 26, 2016 2:31 AM

We've scanned 20,789,023,501 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from San Diego to Shanghai. Air China & All Nippon frequently offer the best deals on San Diego to Shanghai flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Air China
SANSHA
Tue 12/27
2 stops
SHASAN
Sun 1/15
2 stops
$528
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Air China
SANSHA
Sun 1/15
2 stops
SHASAN
Tue 1/31
2 stops
$528
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Air China
SANSHA
Sun 1/15
2 stops
SHASAN
Sun 1/22
2 stops
$528
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Air China
SANSHA
Tue 1/24
2 stops
SHASAN
Sun 2/5
2 stops
$528
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All Nippon
SANSHA
Wed 1/11
2 stops
SHASAN
Wed 1/18
2 stops
$614
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All Nippon
SANSHA
Fri 1/13
2 stops
SHASAN
Wed 1/18
2 stops
$614
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United
SANSHA
Fri 10/28
2 stops
SHASAN
Mon 11/7
2 stops
$627
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China Eastern
SANSHA
Thu 11/24
1 stop
SHASAN
Tue 11/29
1 stop
$689
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Air Canada
SANSHA
Sat 11/19
1 stop
SHASAN
Tue 11/29
1 stop
$712
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Air Canada
SANSHA
Sun 11/20
1 stop
SHASAN
Sun 11/27
1 stop
$712
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Air Canada
SANSHA
Tue 11/22
1 stop
SHASAN
Tue 11/29
1 stop
$712
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American
SANSHA
Thu 1/19
2 stops
SHASAN
Tue 1/31
2 stops
$777
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JAL
SANSHA
Thu 10/13
1 stop
SHASAN
Sun 10/23
1 stop
$858
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JAL
SANSHA
Mon 10/17
1 stop
SHASAN
Sun 10/23
1 stop
$858
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JAL
SANSHA
Thu 10/27
1 stop
SHASAN
Thu 11/3
1 stop
$858
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JAL
SANSHA
Tue 11/1
1 stop
SHASAN
Tue 11/8
1 stop
$858
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JAL
SANSHA
Thu 11/3
1 stop
SHASAN
Thu 11/10
1 stop
$858
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China Southern
SANSHA
Tue 10/11
3 stops
SHASAN
Tue 10/25
3 stops
$874
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China Southern
SANSHA
Tue 10/11
2 stops
SHASAN
Tue 10/25
2 stops
$874
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China Southern
SANSHA
Tue 10/25
2 stops
SHASAN
Tue 11/1
2 stops
$874
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China Southern
SANSHA
Sat 10/29
2 stops
SHASAN
Sat 11/5
2 stops
$874
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China Southern
SANSHA
Tue 11/1
3 stops
SHASAN
Sat 11/19
3 stops
$874
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Korean
SANSHA
Wed 12/7
2 stops
SHASAN
Wed 12/14
2 stops
$874
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Korean
SANSHA
Wed 1/11
2 stops
SHASAN
Wed 1/18
2 stops
$874
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Korean
SANSHA
Tue 1/24
2 stops
SHASAN
Sun 2/5
2 stops
$874
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Asiana
SANSHA
Mon 11/28
2 stops
SHASAN
Mon 12/5
2 stops
$914
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China Airlines
SANSHA
Sun 10/16
2 stops
SHASAN
Wed 10/19
2 stops
$931
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China Airlines
SANSHA
Sun 10/30
2 stops
SHASAN
Thu 11/3
2 stops
$931
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China Airlines
SANSHA
Mon 10/31
2 stops
SHASAN
Mon 11/7
2 stops
$931
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China Airlines
SANSHA
Tue 11/1
2 stops
SHASAN
Tue 11/8
2 stops
$931
Select
China Airlines
SANSHA
Wed 11/2
2 stops
SHASAN
Wed 11/9
2 stops
$931
Select
Finnair
SANSHA
Thu 1/19
2 stops
SHASAN
Fri 1/27
2 stops
$1,136
Select
Etihad
SANSHA
Wed 10/19
2 stops
SHASAN
Wed 10/26
2 stops
$1,178
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British Airways
SANSHA
Wed 11/9
1 stop
SHASAN
Wed 11/16
1 stop
$1,223
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British Airways
SANSHA
Wed 11/23
1 stop
SHASAN
Wed 11/30
1 stop
$1,223
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British Airways
SANSHA
Wed 11/30
1 stop
SHASAN
Wed 12/7
1 stop
$1,223
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British Airways
SANSHA
Wed 1/11
1 stop
SHASAN
Wed 1/18
1 stop
$1,223
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British Airways
SANSHA
Fri 1/13
1 stop
SHASAN
Wed 1/18
1 stop
$1,223
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Singapore
SANSHA
Mon 10/3
3 stops
SHASAN
Wed 10/12
3 stops
$1,624
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Qatar
SANSHA
Sun 11/6
2 stops
SHASAN
Fri 11/11
2 stops
$1,696
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Air France
SANSHA
Thu 12/8
2 stops
SHASAN
Fri 12/16
2 stops
$1,878
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Lufthansa
SANSHA
Tue 12/27
2 stops
SHASAN
Sun 1/15
2 stops
$2,035
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Emirates
SANSHA
Mon 12/26
2 stops
SHASAN
Sun 1/8
2 stops
$2,052
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AeroMexico
SANSHA
Sun 12/18
3 stops
SHASAN
Sun 12/25
3 stops
$2,793
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KLM
SANSHA
Thu 12/8
2 stops
SHASAN
Fri 12/16
2 stops
$3,025
Select

How Much is a Flight from San Diego to Shanghai?

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 $610.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from San Diego 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 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 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 San Diego to Shanghai?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $0 $791
7-14 days $0 $720
14-21 days $0 $624
21-30 days $0 $616
30-60 days $0 $616
60-90 days $0 $608
90+ days $0 $528

Cheapest Day To Fly from San Diego to Shanghai

We've examined 20,795,316,600 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from San Diego to Shanghai is Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$608 $608 $608 $608 $617 $608 $608

Compare Flight Prices from San Diego to Shanghai by Month

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 San Diego to Shanghai flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
October San Diego Shanghai Air China 10/25/16 11/1/16 2 $616
November San Diego Shanghai Air China 11/26/16 12/3/16 2 $608
December San Diego Shanghai Air China 12/27/16 1/15/17 2 $528
January San Diego Shanghai Air China 1/15/17 1/22/17 2 $528
February San Diego Shanghai All Nippon 2/22/17 3/3/17 2 $624
March San Diego Shanghai United 3/8/17 3/16/17 2 $690
April San Diego Shanghai All Nippon 4/28/17 5/5/17 2 $637
May San Diego Shanghai Air Canada 5/25/17 6/3/17 1 $832

Cheap Last Minute Flights from San Diego to Shanghai

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$658
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$658
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$704
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$704

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from San Diego to Shanghai

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 San Diego to Shanghai is $1,432.

The average price for direct flights from San Diego to Shanghai is not available.

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from San Diego to Shanghai

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 not available.

The average price for round trip flights from San Diego to Shanghai is $1,432.

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 in San Diego flying to Shanghai Last modified: Sep 26, 2016 2:31 AMNumber of routes searched: 64Number of itineraries searched: 123,315

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

San Diego to Shanghai
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
United SFO
American LAX
JAL NRT
Delta SEA
United SFO / LAX
Air Canada YYZ / YVR
American DFW
Air Canada YYZ
Delta SLC / SEA
United DEN / SFO
Delta SLC / LAX
American ORD
Delta DTW
American PHX / ORD
Delta LAX / SEA
Air Canada YVR
United DEN / LAX
British Airways LHR
Air Canada YVR / YYZ
JAL NRT / NGO
JAL NRT / FUK
United SFO / ORD
American DFW / ORD

San Diego to Shanghai Airports

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

Farecompare Research Tools

FareCompare's Flight Schedule Search Tool helps you find information about airline schedule filings, including flight numbers, depart times, and travel distance.

Cheap International Flights from San Diego - SAN

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from San Diego to Hangzhou American, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, United $590
Flights from San Diego to Tokyo American, Air Canada, Air France, AeroMexico, British Airways, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Hawaiian, JAL, KLM, Lufthansa, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish, United $585

Cheap Domestic Flights to Shanghai - SHA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Los Angeles to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $248
Flights from Los Angeles to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Spirit, United, Virgin America $117
Flights from Los Angeles to Las Vegas American, Delta, Spirit, United, Virgin America $75

Cheap International Flights to Shanghai - SHA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai American, Air Canada, Finnair, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Hainan, Iberia, JAL, Korean, Lufthansa, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, United, Virgin Atlantic $511
Flights from Tijuana to Shanghai AeroMexico $1,055
Flights from Ontario to Shanghai American, AeroMexico, British Airways, Delta, United $638
Flights from Santa Ana to Shanghai American, Air Canada, British Airways, Delta, Emirates, Qatar, United $642
Flights from Burbank to Shanghai American, Delta, Qatar, United $760
Flights from Long Beach to Shanghai Delta, Emirates, JAL, Qatar, Turkish $994
Flights from Santa Barbara to Shanghai American, United $808
Flights from Palomar to ShanghaiCheck Dates
Flights from Los Angeles to Tokyo American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, China Southern, Delta, Etihad, Hawaiian, Hainan, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air New Zealand, Asiana, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish, United, Virgin Atlantic $511
Flights from Los Angeles to Seoul American, Air Canada, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Hawaiian, JAL, Korean, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Qantas, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, United $480
Flights from Los Angeles to Taipei American, Air Canada, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Hawaiian, JAL, Korean, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, Thai, United $428
Flights from Los Angeles to Hong Kong American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Fiji Airways, Hainan, JAL, Korean, Lufthansa, Swiss, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, United, Virgin Atlantic $445
Flights from Los Angeles to Beijing American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Hawaiian, Hainan, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Philippine, Qatar, Singapore, Aeroflot, Turkish, United $522
Flights from 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, Etihad, Hainan, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Brussels, Singapore, Aeroflot, Thai, Turkish, United $449
Flights from Los Angeles to Hangzhou American, EVA Air, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Hainan, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, United $528
Flights from Los Angeles to Manila Air France, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Etihad, JAL, Korean, KLM, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish, United $446
Flights from Los Angeles to Guangzhou American, Air Canada, Air France, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Hawaiian, Hainan, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish, United $474
Flights from Los Angeles to Nanjing Air France, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, JAL, KLM, Lufthansa, China Eastern, Asiana, United $497
Flights from Los Angeles to Ningbo Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Hainan, China Eastern $444
Flights from Los Angeles to Okinawa Air France, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, JAL, Korean, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Qatar, United $496
Flights from 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, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Asiana, Qatar, Aeroflot, Saudi Arabian, Thai, Turkish, United, Srilankan, Virgin Atlantic $486
Flights from Los Angeles to Wuxi Air China, China Southern, China Eastern $529
Flights from 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, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Philippine, Singapore, United $516
Flights from Los Angeles to London Jet Airways, American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, AeroMexico, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, China Southern, Delta, Norwegian Shuttle, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Iberia, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, El Al, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Austrian, Qantas, Qatar, SAS, Brussels, Aeroflot, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet, WOW air $464
Flights from Los Angeles to Qingdao Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Hainan, JAL, Korean, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, United $528
Cheap Flights from San Diego to Shanghai