Flights from Vancouver to Shanghai, China

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Vancouver to Shanghai Last modified: Sep 19, 2023 10:49 -04:00

We've scanned 109,155,000 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Shanghai. JAL & Multiple Airlines frequently offer the best deals to Shanghai flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Mon 01-15
2 stops
Tue 01-30
2 stops
Multiple Airlines
Tue 10-31
2 stops
Thu 11-09
2 stops
Mon 01-08
1 stop
Tue 01-23
1 stop
Multiple Airlines
Thu 09-28
2 stops
Sun 10-15
2 stops
Tue 09-19
1 stop
Sun 10-01
1 stop
Multiple Airlines
Tue 09-26
2 stops
Tue 10-10
2 stops

How Much is a Flight from Vancouver to Shanghai?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Vancouver to Shanghai, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $1,491.

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

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $4,321 $1,686
7-14 days $5,020 $1,806
14-21 days $4,876 $1,847
21-30 days $3,776 $1,480
30-60 days $2,900 $1,358
60-90 days $2,900 $1,322
90+ days $1,800 $1,280

Cheapest Day To Fly from Vancouver to Shanghai

We've examined 215,181,508 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Vancouver to Shanghai is Monday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

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Compare Flight Prices from Vancouver 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 Vancouver to Shanghai flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Vancouver Shanghai JAL 23-09-27 23-10-14 2 $1,686
October Vancouver Shanghai JAL 23-10-27 23-11-08 2 $1,384
November Vancouver Shanghai JAL 23-11-02 23-11-08 2 $1,358
December Vancouver Shanghai JAL 23-12-05 23-12-25 2 $1,322
January Vancouver Shanghai JAL 24-01-22 24-01-30 1 $1,280
February Vancouver Shanghai JAL 24-02-26 24-03-05 1 $1,372
March Vancouver Shanghai JAL 24-03-07 24-03-20 1 $1,464
April Vancouver Shanghai Multiple Airlines 24-04-24 24-05-12 1 $1,589

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Vancouver to Shanghai

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

Next 30 Days

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$1,847 $1,847
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
$1,847 $1,860
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
$1,860 $1,507
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
$1,507 $1,805
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Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Vancouver 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 Vancouver to Shanghai is $1,534.

The average price for direct flights from Vancouver to Shanghai is $2,449.

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Vancouver 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 Vancouver 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 Vancouver to Shanghai is $903.

The average price for round trip flights from Vancouver to Shanghai is $1,534.

Vancouver to Shanghai Flight Questions

Vancouver to Shanghai Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Vancouver 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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Cheap Flights from Vancouver to Shanghai