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Flights from Seattle to Shanghai, China Last modified: Sep 27, 2016 2:38 AM

Seattle to Shanghai Last modified: Sep 27, 2016 2:38 AM

We've scanned 23,126,175,300 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Seattle to Shanghai. Hainan & Air Canada frequently offer the best deals on Seattle to Shanghai flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Hainan
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Mon 10/17
nonstop
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Mon 10/24
nonstop
$445
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Air Canada
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Sun 10/23
1 stop
SHASEA
Thu 10/27
1 stop
$508
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Air Canada
SEASHA
Sun 10/23
1 stop
SHASEA
Thu 10/27
1 stop
$508
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Air Canada
SEASHA
Mon 10/24
1 stop
SHASEA
Thu 10/27
1 stop
$508
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Air Canada
SEASHA
Mon 10/24
1 stop
SHASEA
Mon 11/7
1 stop
$508
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Air Canada
SEASHA
Tue 10/25
1 stop
SHASEA
Tue 11/8
1 stop
$508
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American
SEASHA
Sat 10/1
1 stop
SHASEA
Wed 10/5
1 stop
$513
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American
SEASHA
Wed 10/26
1 stop
SHASEA
Fri 11/4
1 stop
$513
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American
SEASHA
Wed 10/26
1 stop
SHASEA
Fri 11/11
1 stop
$513
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American
SEASHA
Wed 10/26
1 stop
SHASEA
Sun 11/13
1 stop
$513
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American
SEASHA
Wed 10/26
1 stop
SHASEA
Mon 11/14
1 stop
$513
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Air China
SEASHA
Tue 12/27
2 stops
SHASEA
Wed 1/11
2 stops
$526
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Air China
SEASHA
Wed 12/28
2 stops
SHASEA
Wed 1/11
2 stops
$526
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Air China
SEASHA
Sun 1/22
2 stops
SHASEA
Sun 2/5
2 stops
$526
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Xiamen
SEASHA
Wed 10/26
2 stops
SHASEA
Sun 10/30
2 stops
$564
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Xiamen
SEASHA
Wed 10/26
2 stops
SHASEA
Sun 11/13
2 stops
$564
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Xiamen
SEASHA
Fri 11/11
1 stop
SHASEA
Sun 11/20
1 stop
$564
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Xiamen
SEASHA
Wed 11/23
2 stops
SHASEA
Tue 11/29
2 stops
$564
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Xiamen
SEASHA
Wed 11/30
2 stops
SHASEA
Tue 12/6
2 stops
$564
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United
SEASHA
Fri 9/30
1 stop
SHASEA
Sun 10/9
1 stop
$593
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United
SEASHA
Fri 9/30
2 stops
SHASEA
Sun 10/9
2 stops
$593
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United
SEASHA
Fri 9/30
1 stop
SHASEA
Mon 10/10
1 stop
$593
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United
SEASHA
Fri 9/30
2 stops
SHASEA
Mon 10/10
2 stops
$593
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United
SEASHA
Fri 9/30
1 stop
SHASEA
Fri 10/14
1 stop
$593
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All Nippon
SEASHA
Wed 11/23
2 stops
SHASEA
Fri 12/2
2 stops
$610
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All Nippon
SEASHA
Wed 11/23
2 stops
SHASEA
Sun 12/4
2 stops
$610
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All Nippon
SEASHA
Wed 11/23
2 stops
SHASEA
Wed 12/7
2 stops
$610
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All Nippon
SEASHA
Thu 11/24
2 stops
SHASEA
Thu 12/1
2 stops
$610
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All Nippon
SEASHA
Fri 11/25
2 stops
SHASEA
Fri 12/2
2 stops
$610
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Asiana
SEASHA
Wed 10/26
1 stop
SHASEA
Wed 11/2
1 stop
$647
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Asiana
SEASHA
Wed 10/26
1 stop
SHASEA
Fri 11/4
1 stop
$647
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Asiana
SEASHA
Wed 10/26
1 stop
SHASEA
Wed 11/9
1 stop
$647
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Asiana
SEASHA
Wed 10/26
1 stop
SHASEA
Mon 11/14
1 stop
$647
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China Eastern
SEASHA
Mon 10/17
1 stop
SHASEA
Thu 10/27
1 stop
$690
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China Eastern
SEASHA
Mon 10/17
1 stop
SHASEA
Fri 10/28
1 stop
$690
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China Eastern
SEASHA
Sat 10/22
1 stop
SHASEA
Thu 10/27
1 stop
$690
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China Eastern
SEASHA
Wed 10/26
1 stop
SHASEA
Wed 11/2
1 stop
$690
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China Eastern
SEASHA
Wed 11/2
1 stop
SHASEA
Tue 11/8
1 stop
$690
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China Airlines
SEASHA
Wed 11/2
2 stops
SHASEA
Tue 11/8
2 stops
$734
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China Airlines
SEASHA
Tue 12/6
2 stops
SHASEA
Wed 12/14
2 stops
$734
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China Southern
SEASHA
Tue 12/6
3 stops
SHASEA
Mon 12/12
3 stops
$737
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EVA Air
SEASHA
Wed 10/26
1 stop
SHASEA
Mon 11/14
1 stop
$792
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EVA Air
SEASHA
Thu 10/27
1 stop
SHASEA
Mon 10/31
1 stop
$792
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EVA Air
SEASHA
Thu 10/27
1 stop
SHASEA
Wed 11/2
1 stop
$792
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EVA Air
SEASHA
Thu 10/27
1 stop
SHASEA
Wed 11/16
1 stop
$792
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EVA Air
SEASHA
Mon 10/31
1 stop
SHASEA
Sun 11/20
1 stop
$792
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JAL
SEASHA
Sun 1/22
2 stops
SHASEA
Wed 2/1
2 stops
$796
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Korean
SEASHA
Tue 10/11
2 stops
SHASEA
Fri 10/14
2 stops
$846
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Korean
SEASHA
Tue 10/11
2 stops
SHASEA
Sun 10/16
2 stops
$846
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Korean
SEASHA
Tue 10/11
2 stops
SHASEA
Wed 10/26
2 stops
$846
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Korean
SEASHA
Wed 10/12
2 stops
SHASEA
Fri 10/14
2 stops
$846
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Korean
SEASHA
Wed 10/12
2 stops
SHASEA
Wed 10/19
2 stops
$846
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Cathay
SEASHA
Mon 10/17
2 stops
SHASEA
Mon 10/24
2 stops
$979
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Finnair
SEASHA
Tue 11/1
2 stops
SHASEA
Tue 11/8
2 stops
$1,116
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British Airways
SEASHA
Wed 11/16
1 stop
SHASEA
Wed 11/23
1 stop
$1,223
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British Airways
SEASHA
Fri 12/2
1 stop
SHASEA
Mon 12/5
1 stop
$1,223
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Emirates
SEASHA
Tue 10/11
1 stop
SHASEA
Thu 10/20
1 stop
$1,230
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Emirates
SEASHA
Mon 10/31
1 stop
SHASEA
Sun 11/6
1 stop
$1,230
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Emirates
SEASHA
Mon 10/31
1 stop
SHASEA
Sun 11/20
1 stop
$1,230
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Emirates
SEASHA
Tue 11/1
1 stop
SHASEA
Tue 11/8
1 stop
$1,230
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Emirates
SEASHA
Sun 11/6
1 stop
SHASEA
Sun 11/20
1 stop
$1,230
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Turkish
SEASHA
Mon 12/12
2 stops
SHASEA
Fri 12/30
2 stops
$1,324
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Qatar
SEASHA
Sat 11/12
2 stops
SHASEA
Tue 11/22
2 stops
$1,360
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Singapore
SEASHA
Wed 10/12
2 stops
SHASEA
Tue 10/18
2 stops
$1,590
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KLM
SEASHA
Mon 10/17
1 stop
SHASEA
Mon 10/24
1 stop
$1,772
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KLM
SEASHA
Sat 11/12
1 stop
SHASEA
Tue 11/22
1 stop
$1,772
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Air France
SEASHA
Sat 10/15
1 stop
SHASEA
Sun 10/23
1 stop
$1,774
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Air France
SEASHA
Mon 10/17
1 stop
SHASEA
Mon 10/24
1 stop
$1,774
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Air France
SEASHA
Thu 10/20
1 stop
SHASEA
Wed 10/26
1 stop
$1,774
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Air France
SEASHA
Fri 10/21
1 stop
SHASEA
Mon 10/24
1 stop
$1,774
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Air France
SEASHA
Fri 11/11
1 stop
SHASEA
Sun 11/20
1 stop
$1,774
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Lufthansa
SEASHA
Wed 11/2
2 stops
SHASEA
Tue 11/8
2 stops
$1,835
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Austrian
SEASHA
Sun 10/2
2 stops
SHASEA
Thu 10/6
2 stops
$1,883
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Virgin Atlantic
SEASHA
Sat 11/12
1 stop
SHASEA
Tue 11/22
1 stop
$9,257
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How Much is a Flight from Seattle to Shanghai?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Seattle to Shanghai, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $488.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Seattle 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 Seattle 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 Seattle to Shanghai?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $508 $493
7-14 days $823 $577
14-21 days $445 $453
21-30 days $508 $492
30-60 days $508 $492
60-90 days $508 $508
90+ days $633 $508

Cheapest Day To Fly from Seattle to Shanghai

We've examined 23,133,250,742 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Seattle to Shanghai is Monday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$445 $493 $492 $492 $493 $508 $492

Compare Flight Prices from Seattle 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 Seattle to Shanghai flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Seattle Shanghai Hainan 9/30/16 10/10/16 1 $493
October Seattle Shanghai Hainan 10/17/16 10/24/16 0 $445
November Seattle Shanghai Hainan 11/1/16 11/6/16 1 $493
December Seattle Shanghai Hainan 12/2/16 12/5/16 0 $508
January Seattle Shanghai Air China 1/22/17 2/5/17 2 $526
February Seattle Shanghai Air Canada 2/15/17 2/22/17 1 $508
March Seattle Shanghai Air Canada 3/13/17 3/16/17 1 $508
April Seattle Shanghai Air Canada 4/19/17 5/2/17 1 $508

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Seattle to Shanghai

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$568
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$568 $719
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$719 $633
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$633 $501
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$501 $492
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$492

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Seattle 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 Seattle to Shanghai is $989.

The average price for direct flights from Seattle to Shanghai is $989.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Seattle to Shanghai - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Delta 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 13:49 13:49
Hainan 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 12:00 12:00

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

The average price for round trip flights from Seattle to Shanghai is $989.

Seattle to Shanghai Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Seattle to Shanghai?
Answer: The average Seattle to Shanghai flight time is 12 hours and 58 minutes.
Question: How far is Shanghai from Seattle?
Answer: The distance from Seattle to Shanghai is 5,708 miles (9,186 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Seattle to Shanghai?
Answer: There are 11 direct flights from Seattle to Shanghai.
Question: What are the most popular Seattle airlines for direct flights from Seattle to Shanghai?
Answer: Delta Air Lines provides 63% of the non-stop flights between Seattle and Shanghai.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Seattle to Shanghai?
Answer: Los Angeles, CA

Airlines in Seattle flying to Shanghai Last modified: Sep 27, 2016 2:38 AMNumber of routes searched: 105Number of itineraries searched: 475,042

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

Seattle to Shanghai
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Air Canada YVR
China Southern -
All Nippon NRT
American LAX
Korean ICN
EVA Air TPE
American DFW
Emirates DXB
American ORD
Air France CDG
KLM AMS
British Airways LHR
Xiamen XMN
Xiamen SZX
Lufthansa FRA
Delta JFK
Delta SFO
United EWR
Delta DTW
China Southern PEK
Air Canada YYZ
Delta ATL
Delta MCO

Seattle to Shanghai Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Seattle 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 Seattle - SEA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Seattle to Seoul Air Canada, Air France, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Hawaiian, JAL, Korean, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, United $589
Flights from Seattle to Beijing American, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Ethiopian, Hawaiian, Hainan, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Asiana, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish, United $467
Flights from Seattle to Tokyo American, Air Canada, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Delta, Emirates, Hawaiian, JAL, Korean, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Qatar, Singapore, United $608
Flights from Seattle to Hong Kong American, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Ethiopian, Hainan, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Asiana, Qantas, Qatar, Royal Jordanian, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, United $524
Flights from Seattle to Taipei American, Air Canada, Air France, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Hainan, JAL, Korean, KLM, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, United $540
Flights from Seattle to Hangzhou American, Air France, EVA Air, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Hawaiian, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, United $492
Flights from Seattle to Bangkok American, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Hawaiian, Hainan, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Asiana, Qantas, Qatar, Brussels, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, United $546
Flights from Seattle to Ningbo Air France, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Hainan, Xiamen, China Eastern $584
Flights from Seattle to Manila Air France, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, JAL, Korean, KLM, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, United $504
Flights from Seattle to Nanjing Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Hainan, JAL, Korean, Lufthansa, Xiamen, China Eastern, Asiana $685

Cheap International Flights to Shanghai - SHA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Vancouver to Shanghai American, Air Canada, Air France, AeroMexico, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Philippine, Thai, Turkish, United $451
Flights from Portland to Shanghai American, Air Canada, British Airways, Air China, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, JAL, Korean, China Eastern, Asiana, Qatar, Singapore, United $498
Flights from Victoria to Shanghai American, Air Canada, Delta, Hainan, JAL, Korean, United $557
Flights from Bellingham to ShanghaiCheck Dates
Flights from Pasco to Shanghai American, Delta, Korean, United $945
Flights from Nanaimo to Shanghai Air Canada, Delta $1,325
Flights from Vancouver to Beijing American, Air Canada, Air France, British Airways, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Hainan, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Philippine, Thai, United, Srilankan $459
Flights from Vancouver to Hangzhou American, Air France, EVA Air, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Capital Airlines, KLM, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, United $463
Flights from Vancouver to Seoul Sichuan, Air Canada, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, JAL, Korean, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Philippine, Qantas, United $504
Flights from Vancouver to Taipei American, Air Canada, Air France, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, JAL, Korean, KLM, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Philippine, Thai, United $435
Flights from Vancouver to Tokyo American, Air Canada, Air France, British Airways, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, Delta, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, China Eastern, All Nippon, Qantas, United $554
Flights from Vancouver to Hong Kong American, Air Canada, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Philippine, Qantas, Thai, Turkish, United, Srilankan, Virgin Atlantic $449
Flights from Vancouver to Nanjing Sichuan, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, JAL, Xiamen, China Eastern, United $462
Flights from Vancouver to London American, Air Canada, Finnair, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Icelandair, Iberia, Lufthansa, China Eastern, Austrian, Air Transat, United, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet $439
Flights from Vancouver to Ningbo Sichuan, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Xiamen, China Eastern, United $463
Flights from Portland to Hangzhou American, Air China, China Southern, Delta, China Eastern, Asiana, United $581
Flights from Vancouver to Guangzhou American, Air Canada, Air France, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, JAL, Korean, Lufthansa, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Philippine, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, United, Srilankan $513
Flights from Portland to Tokyo American, Air Canada, China Airlines, Delta, Hawaiian, JAL, Korean, Asiana, United $829
Flights from Portland to Taipei American, Air Canada, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, JAL, Korean, China Eastern, Asiana, Singapore, United $540
Flights from Vancouver to Bangkok American, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Hainan, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, United, Srilankan $448
Cheap Flights from Seattle to Shanghai