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Flights from Washington to Shanghai, China Last modified: Jan 22, 2017 3:26 -05:00

Washington to Shanghai Last modified: Jan 22, 2017 3:26 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 27,580,655,426 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Shanghai. American & Air China frequently offer the best deals to Shanghai flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

American
WASSHA
Wed 2/22
1 stop
SHAWAS
Fri 3/10
1 stop
$694
Air China
WASSHA
Wed 3/1
2 stops
SHAWAS
Wed 3/8
2 stops
$708
Air Canada
WASSHA
Thu 1/26
2 stops
SHAWAS
Fri 2/10
2 stops
$762
All Nippon
WASSHA
Tue 4/4
2 stops
SHAWAS
Mon 4/10
2 stops
$780
JAL
WASSHA
Mon 1/30
2 stops
SHAWAS
Sun 2/12
2 stops
$814
Turkish
WASSHA
Wed 2/15
1 stop
SHAWAS
Wed 2/22
1 stop
$826

How Much is a Flight from Washington 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 Washington to Shanghai, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $698.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Washington 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 Washington 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 Washington 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 Washington to Shanghai.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $0 $704
7-14 days $0 $701
14-21 days $0 $701
21-30 days $0 $701
30-60 days $0 $694
60-90 days $0 $694
90+ days $0 $701

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

We've examined 27,588,819,667 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Washington to Shanghai is Monday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$694 $703 $694 $705 $694 $694 $701

Compare Flight Prices from Washington 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 Washington to Shanghai flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
January Washington Shanghai American 1/30/17 2/6/17 1 $701
February Washington Shanghai American 2/22/17 3/10/17 1 $694
March Washington Shanghai American 3/3/17 3/12/17 1 $694
April Washington Shanghai American 4/3/17 4/17/17 1 $694
May Washington Shanghai American 5/1/17 5/8/17 1 $701
June Washington Shanghai Air Canada 6/1/17 6/7/17 1 $836
July Washington Shanghai Etihad 7/17/17 7/24/17 1 $943
August Washington Shanghai China Southern 8/20/17 8/29/17 2 $919

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Washington 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 Washington 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
$873
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
$873 $807
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
$807 $762
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
$762 $873
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
$873 $762
26 27 28 1 2 3 4
$762

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Washington 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 Washington to Shanghai is $811.

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

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

The average price for round trip flights from Washington to Shanghai is $787.

Washington 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 Washington to Shanghai?
Answer: Los Angeles, CA

Airlines in Washington flying to Shanghai Last modified: Jan 22, 2017 3:26 -05:00Number of routes searched: 289Number of itineraries searched: 1,651,071

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

Washington to Shanghai
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American DFW
American ORD
American LAX
American LGA
American MCO
Air Canada YYZ
Air Canada YUL
Air Canada YVR
Air France CDG
AeroMexico MEX
British Airways LHR
Air China PEK
Major Airlines ATL
Major Airlines DTW
Major Airlines JFK
Major Airlines MSP
Major Airlines LAX
Emirates DXB
Ethiopian ADD
Etihad AUH
Korean ICN
KLM AMS
Lufthansa FRA
Lufthansa MUC
Swiss ZRH
All Nippon NRT
Austrian VIE
Qatar DOH
SAS CPH
Aeroflot SVO
Turkish IST
United EWR
United LAX
United ORD
United SFO
Virgin Atlantic LHR
Air Canada YYZ / YUL
Air Canada YYZ / YVR
AeroMexico CUN / MEX
AeroMexico MEX / TIJ
Finnair LHR / HEL
Air China PEK / CKG
Air China PEK / CTU
Air China PEK / DLC
Air China PEK / HET
KLM CDG / AMS
Lufthansa AMS / FRA
Lufthansa AMS / MUC
Lufthansa BRU / FRA
Swiss GVA / ZRH
All Nippon NRT / NGO
Austrian LHR / VIE
Aeroflot SVO / XIY
United DEN / SFO

Washington to Shanghai Airports

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