Cheap flights from San Diego (SAN) to China

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How to find the cheapest flight from
San Diego (SAN) to China

All the information you need to plan the best SAN to SHA flight in 2021: compare San Diego to China flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in China.
When is the cheapest time to fly from San Diego to China (SAN - CN)?

When flying from San Diego to China, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap flights from San Diego to China in December, January 2022

The best prices found for SAN to China flights for December, January
19 Jan - 28 Jan
$1,474pp
SAN
San Diego
Air Canada
     
3 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Air Canada
     
3 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
19 Jan - 28 Jan
$1,591pp
SAN
San Diego
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
19 Jan - 27 Jan
$1,987pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego

San Diego to China 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to China from San Diego found for this year
6 Dec - 13 Dec
$2,727pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
8 Dec - 26 Jan
$2,729pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
8 Dec - 26 Jan
$2,740pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Air Canada
     
3 STOPS
SAN
San Diego

Last minute flights from San Diego to China

Late deals on round-trip flights to China from San Diego, departing today and this week
8 Dec - 26 Jan
$2,729pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
8 Dec - 26 Jan
$2,740pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Air Canada
     
3 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
8 Dec - 26 Jan
$2,768pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Air Canada
     
3 STOPS
SAN
San Diego

One-way flights to China from San Diego

The cheapest one-way flights from San Diego to China
6:00 pm - 2:15 pm
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
28h 15m
SAN - PVG
Multiple Airlines
$4,585
FareScan
2:00 am - 1:40 am
Air Canada
2 Stops
31h 40m
SAN - PVG
Air Canada
$545
Priceline
11:50 am - 9:55 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
30h 05m
SAN - SHA
Multiple Airlines
$1,253
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Flight FAQs

From San Diego to China

What airport do you fly from for flights from San Diego to China?

Located just 2.6 mi from the city center, San Diego (SAN) is the airport most travelers will use when flying to China from San Diego.

Which airlines flying from San Diego to China have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

United Airlines, Air Canada, and Delta are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from San Diego to China for under $1,500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Diego to China for under $1,500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air Canada for just $1,474, but on average you can expect to pay $6,302.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Diego to China for under $2,800?

There are currently 20+ open flights from San Diego to China within the next 7 days for less than $2,800.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from San Diego to China?

Consider American Airlines, Air Canada or Delta when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from San Diego to China.

What are the most popular routes from San Diego to China?

When deciding which route to take from San Diego to China consider San Diego - Shanghai Pu Dong, San Diego - Qingdao or San Diego - Yantai Laishan as they are the most popular.

What are the cheapest flights from San Diego to China?

Looking for the cheapest flight from San Diego to China? While on average our users pay $976, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $514. The most popular route (San Diego - Shanghai Pu Dong), is priced around $2,862.

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Do I need a COVID test to fly to China from San Diego?

Information is based on travel restrictions from San Diego to China

Most visitors from San Diego will not be allowed to enter China.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from San Diego must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 48 hours before departing to China.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from San Diego are not required to quarantine after entering China.

Documents
Health Declaration Form - Must be presented upon arrival


Do I need a test to fly back to San Diego from China?

Returning to San Diego from China

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from China must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to San Diego.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from China are not required to quarantine after entering San Diego.

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Destination points for flights from San Diego to China

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Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from San Diego to China.
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Airports servicing San Diego

Top 4 airlines flying from San Diego to China

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Diego to China choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
United Airlines
$325 $790 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$325 $595 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$325 $566 No cancel fee N/A
Air Canada
$333 $580 No cancel fee 67%
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