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Flights from Shanghai to Los Angeles, United States Last modified: Sep 27, 2016 2:40 AM

Shanghai to Los Angeles Last modified: Sep 27, 2016 2:40 AM

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

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Air China
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China Airlines
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How Much is a Flight from Shanghai to Los Angeles?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Shanghai to Los Angeles, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be CN¥3,655.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Los Angeles?

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 Shanghai to Los Angeles 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 Shanghai to Los Angeles?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days CN¥6,223 CN¥3,976
7-14 days CN¥3,909 CN¥3,662
14-21 days CN¥3,902 CN¥3,655
21-30 days CN¥3,902 CN¥3,655
30-60 days CN¥3,902 CN¥3,655
60-90 days CN¥3,902 CN¥3,655
90+ days CN¥3,909 CN¥3,655

Cheapest Day To Fly from Shanghai to Los Angeles

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 Shanghai to Los Angeles is Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
CN¥3,655 CN¥3,655 CN¥3,655 CN¥3,655 CN¥3,655 CN¥3,655 CN¥3,655

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Shanghai Los Angeles United 9/28/16 10/3/16 1 CN¥3,976
October Shanghai Los Angeles China Southern 10/18/16 10/24/16 1 CN¥3,655
November Shanghai Los Angeles China Southern 11/1/16 11/20/16 1 CN¥3,655
December Shanghai Los Angeles China Southern 12/1/16 12/7/16 1 CN¥3,655
January Shanghai Los Angeles China Southern 1/29/17 2/17/17 1 CN¥3,655
February Shanghai Los Angeles China Southern 2/3/17 2/13/17 1 CN¥3,655
March Shanghai Los Angeles China Southern 3/1/17 3/6/17 1 CN¥3,655
April Shanghai Los Angeles Air Canada 4/14/17 4/24/17 1 CN¥3,869

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Shanghai to Los Angeles

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Shanghai to Los Angeles. 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
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9 10 11 12 13 14 15
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16 17 18 19 20 21 22
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23 24 25 26 27 28 29
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30 31 1 2 3 4 5
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Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Shanghai to Los Angeles

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 Shanghai to Los Angeles is CN¥8,638.

The average price for direct flights from Shanghai to Los Angeles is CN¥8,258.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Shanghai to Los Angeles - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 18:20 18:20
Delta 1 0 1 1 1 1 1 19:30 19:30
China Eastern 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 13:00 21:00
United 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 20:10 20:10

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Shanghai to Los Angeles

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 Shanghai to Los Angeles. 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 Shanghai to Los Angeles is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Shanghai to Los Angeles is CN¥8,604.

Shanghai to Los Angeles Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Shanghai to Los Angeles?
Answer: The average Shanghai to Los Angeles flight time is 12 hours and 4 minutes.
Question: How far is Los Angeles from Shanghai?
Answer: The distance from Shanghai to Los Angeles is 10,412 kilometers (6,470 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Shanghai to Los Angeles?
Answer: There are 32 direct flights from Shanghai to Los Angeles.
Question: What are the most popular Shanghai airlines for direct flights from Shanghai to Los Angeles?
Answer: China Eastern Airlines provides 40% of the non-stop flights between Shanghai and Los Angeles.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Shanghai to Los Angeles?
Answer: San Francisco, CA

Airlines in Shanghai flying to Los Angeles Last modified: Sep 27, 2016 2:40 AMNumber of routes searched: 239Number of itineraries searched: 3,752,596

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

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

Shanghai to Los Angeles Airports

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

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Cheap International Flights from Shanghai - SHA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Shanghai to Long Beach American, Air France, Delta, Emirates, JAL, Qatar, Turkish CN¥7,357
Flights from Shanghai to San Francisco American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish, United CN¥3,655
Flights from Shanghai to Burbank American, Air Canada, Delta, United CN¥4,002
Flights from Shanghai to Santa Ana American, British Airways, Delta, Emirates, Korean, All Nippon, Qatar, United, Virgin Atlantic CN¥4,029
Flights from Shanghai to San Diego American, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Etihad, JAL, Korean, KLM, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Qatar, Turkish, United CN¥3,896
Flights from Shanghai to Las Vegas American, Air Canada, Air France, AeroMexico, Finnair, British Airways, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Hawaiian, Hainan, JAL, Korean, KLM, Swiss, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Qatar, Turkish, United, Virgin Atlantic CN¥3,842
Flights from Shanghai to Ontario American, Air France, AeroMexico, British Airways, Delta, United CN¥4,036
Flights from Shanghai to Vancouver Sichuan, American, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Hainan, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Asiana, Philippine, Turkish, United CN¥3,682
Flights from Shanghai to Tokyo British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, JAL, Korean, Lufthansa, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Thai, Shenzhen CN¥1,281
Flights from Shanghai to Tijuana AeroMexico, KLM CN¥10,999
Flights from Shanghai to New York American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Iberia, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Asiana, Qatar, Singapore, Aeroflot, Turkish, United, Virgin Atlantic CN¥3,856
Flights from Shanghai to PalomarCheck Dates
Flights from Shanghai to Toronto American, Air Canada, Air France, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Hainan, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Philippine, Turkish, United, Virgin Atlantic CN¥4,042
Flights from Shanghai to Santa Barbara American, Air Canada, United CN¥4,002
Flights from Shanghai to Bangkok Sichuan, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Shanghai, Juneyao, Hong Kong, JAL, Korean, Lufthansa, Xiamen, China Eastern, All Nippon, Air Macau, Asiana, Philippine, Thai, Srilankan, Vietnam, Mesaba, Shenzhen CN¥1,341
Flights from Shanghai to Phoenix American, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, Air China, China Airlines, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Hawaiian, JAL, Korean, KLM, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Qatar, Turkish, United CN¥3,956
Flights from Shanghai to London Air Berlin, Air France, Air India, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Ethiopian, Hainan, Iberia, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Xiamen, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Asiana, Qatar, SAS, Aeroflot, Thai, Turkish, United, Srilankan, Vietnam, Virgin Atlantic CN¥3,782
Flights from Shanghai to Seoul Air China, China Southern, Shanghai, JAL, Korean, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Shenzhen CN¥1,781
Flights from Shanghai to Chicago American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Finnair, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Hainan, Iberia, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Qatar, Turkish, United CN¥3,742
Flights from Shanghai to Palm Springs American, Air Canada, Air France, Delta, Korean, United CN¥10,312

Cheap International Flights to Los Angeles - LAX

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Nanjing to Los Angeles Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, JAL, China Eastern, Asiana CN¥3,655
Flights from Hangzhou to Los Angeles American, EVA Air, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Hainan, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, United CN¥3,849
Flights from Ningbo to Los Angeles Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Hainan, China Eastern CN¥3,849
Flights from Wuxi to Los Angeles Air China, China Southern, China Eastern, All Nippon CN¥3,922
Flights from Yiwu to Los Angeles Air China, China Southern, China Eastern CN¥3,849
Flights from Yancheng to Los Angeles Air China, China Southern, China Eastern, Asiana CN¥5,710
Flights from Nantong to Los Angeles Air China, China Eastern Check Dates
Flights from Changzhou to Los Angeles Air China, China Southern, China Eastern CN¥6,757
Flights from Hangzhou to Santa Ana American, United CN¥7,651
Flights from Nanjing to Santa AnaCheck Dates
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