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Shanghai to Seattle Last modified: Sep 22, 2019 2:14 -04:00

We've scanned 48,195,047,545 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Seattle. American & Major Airlines frequently offer the best deals to Seattle flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Fri 10/4
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Mon 10/14
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Major Airlines
Sat 10/12
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Mon 10/14
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Air Canada
Mon 10/7
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Mon 10/21
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Mon 10/14
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Sat 10/19
2 stops
Air China
Tue 12/24
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Mon 1/6
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Wed 9/25
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Fri 10/4
1 stop

How Much is a Flight from Shanghai to Seattle?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Shanghai to Seattle, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be CN¥3,851.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Seattle?

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 Shanghai to Seattle 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 Seattle?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days CN¥5,007 CN¥4,128
7-14 days CN¥4,206 CN¥3,858
14-21 days CN¥4,206 CN¥3,858
21-30 days CN¥4,206 CN¥3,858
30-60 days CN¥4,206 CN¥3,858
60-90 days CN¥4,206 CN¥3,858
90+ days CN¥4,206 CN¥3,858

Cheapest Day To Fly from Shanghai to Seattle

We've examined 57,595,778,181 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Shanghai to Seattle is Friday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

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Compare Flight Prices from Shanghai to Seattle 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 Seattle flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Shanghai Seattle American 9/22/19 9/24/19 1 CN¥3,858
October Shanghai Seattle American 10/18/19 10/24/19 1 CN¥3,801
November Shanghai Seattle American 11/1/19 11/3/19 1 CN¥3,858
December Shanghai Seattle American 12/15/19 1/4/20 1 CN¥3,858
January Shanghai Seattle American 1/28/20 2/11/20 1 CN¥3,858
February Shanghai Seattle American 2/1/20 2/11/20 1 CN¥3,858
March Shanghai Seattle Air China 3/3/20 3/17/20 2 CN¥3,582
April Shanghai Seattle American 4/1/20 4/17/20 1 CN¥3,858

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Shanghai to Seattle

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

Next 30 Days

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29 30 1 2 3 4 5
CN¥4,893 CN¥4,454
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
CN¥4,454 CN¥3,858
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
CN¥3,858 CN¥3,858
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
CN¥3,858 CN¥3,858
27 28 29 30 31 1 2

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Shanghai to Seattle

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 Seattle is CN¥4,241.

The average price for direct flights from Shanghai to Seattle is CN¥5,170.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Shanghai to Seattle - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Major Airlines 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 06:45 06:45
Hainan 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 08:55 08:55

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Shanghai to Seattle

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 Seattle. 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 Seattle is CN¥2,667.

The average price for round trip flights from Shanghai to Seattle is CN¥4,177.

Shanghai to Seattle Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Shanghai to Seattle?
Answer: The average Shanghai to Seattle flight time is 10 hours and 51 minutes.
Question: How far is Seattle from Shanghai?
Answer: The distance from Shanghai to Seattle is 9,182 kilometers (5,706 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Shanghai to Seattle?
Answer: There are 10 direct flights from Shanghai to Seattle.
Question: What are the most popular Shanghai airlines for direct flights from Shanghai to Seattle?
Answer: Major Airlines provides 70% of the non-stop flights between Shanghai and Seattle.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Shanghai to Seattle?
Answer: San Francisco, CA

Airlines in Shanghai flying to Seattle Last modified: Sep 22, 2019 2:14 -04:00Number of routes searched: 135Number of itineraries searched: 9,980,247

Wondering which airlines fly out of Shanghai to Seattle? We've gathered the average price of Shanghai airlines with flights to Seattle. 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 Seattle
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
China Southern -
Major Airlines -
Hainan -
China Eastern -
American DFW
American LAX
Air Canada YUL
Air Canada YVR
Air Canada YYZ
Air France CDG
AeroMexico MEX
British Airways LHR
Cathay HKG
China Southern PEK
China Southern SZX
Major Airlines ATL
Major Airlines DTW
Major Airlines HNL
Major Airlines JFK
Emirates DXB
Hainan PEK
Korean ICN
Lufthansa FRA
Lufthansa MUC
Xiamen SZX
China Eastern PEK
All Nippon NRT
Asiana ICN
Singapore SIN
United SFO
United EWR
United LAX
United ORD
Virgin Atlantic LHR

Shanghai to Seattle Airports

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