Cheap flights to Shanghai, China from $479

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight to China departing on 3/3. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
BOS — SHA
Mar 3 — Mar 101

Flights to Shanghai, China in 2024

Find the latest flights to Shanghai in 2024, with up-to-date prices and availability. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 3,397,584 searches and data was last updated on February 27, 2024.

Popular in

July

Cheapest in

September

Average price

$1,834

Round-trip from

$1,012

One-way from

$504
High demand for flights, 15% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 2% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in February 2024
From New York to Shanghai
One-way flight from New York to Shanghai

Cheap flights to Shanghai, China in February & March 2024

Discover affordable flights and deals to Shanghai in February and March 2024. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 3,397,584 searches and data was last updated on February 27, 2024.
The deals listed below are some of the cheapest flights available to Shanghai in February and March 2024. If these prices don't match your budget, be sure to check back soon for more deals.
Tue 2/273:50 pmSFO - PVG
2 stops30h 55mMultiple Airlines
Mon 3/42:20 amPVG - SFO
1 stop27h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/26$1,002
Tue 3/121:20 amEWR - PVG
1 stop27h 50mTurkish Airlines
Wed 4/1010:25 pmPVG - EWR
1 stop35h 55mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 2/26$1,012
Tue 2/273:50 pmSFO - PVG
1 stop17h 30mMultiple Airlines
Mon 3/42:20 amPVG - SFO
1 stop27h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/26$1,014
Tue 3/512:10 pmSFO - PVG
1 stop21h 10mMultiple Airlines
Tue 3/198:25 amPVG - SFO
2 stops50h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/26$1,015
Wed 3/69:35 amLAX - PVG
1 stop23h 35mMultiple Airlines
Thu 3/2110:30 pmPVG - LAX
1 stop35h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/26$1,021
Tue 3/512:10 pmSFO - PVG
1 stop21h 10mMultiple Airlines
Thu 3/218:25 amPVG - SFO
2 stops50h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/26$1,025
Tue 2/273:50 pmSFO - PVG
1 stop17h 30mMultiple Airlines
Tue 3/512:55 pmPVG - SFO
2 stops40h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/26$1,026
Tue 3/1912:20 pmSFO - PVG
1 stop30h 40mEVA Air
Tue 4/2311:20 amPVG - SFO
1 stop23h 30mEVA Air
Deal found 2/25$1,028
Sun 3/171:20 amEWR - PVG
1 stop27h 50mTurkish Airlines
Tue 3/2611:05 pmPVG - EWR
1 stop36h 30mTurkish Airlines
Deal found 2/25$1,030

Shanghai, China 2024 flight deals

Explore flight deals for Shanghai in 2024, offering the best prices and options to suit your preferences. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 3,397,584 searches and data were last updated on February 27, 2024.
Browse some of the best deals on flights to Shanghai in 2024. If these deals don't appeal to you, be sure to come back soon for more options.
Tue 9/1010:50 pmLAX - PVG
1 stop24h 05mAir China
Tue 10/157:20 amPVG - LAX
1 stop28h 10mAir China
Deal found 2/27$754
Tue 9/1010:50 pmLAX - PVG
1 stop24h 05mAir China
Tue 10/157:20 amPVG - LAX
1 stop28h 10mAir China
Deal found 2/26$755
Tue 9/1710:50 pmLAX - PVG
1 stop24h 05mAir China
Tue 10/157:20 amPVG - LAX
1 stop28h 10mAir China
Deal found 2/26$778
Tue 9/1010:50 pmLAX - PVG
1 stop24h 05mAir China
Tue 10/158:30 amPVG - LAX
2 stops27h 00mAir China
Deal found 2/27$795
Tue 9/1010:50 pmLAX - PVG
1 stop24h 05mAir China
Tue 10/158:30 amPVG - LAX
2 stops27h 00mAir China
Deal found 2/26$796
Tue 9/1010:50 pmLAX - PVG
2 stops28h 45mAir China
Tue 10/158:30 amPVG - LAX
2 stops27h 00mAir China
Deal found 2/27$812
Tue 9/1010:50 pmLAX - SHA
2 stops26h 10mAir China
Tue 10/1511:30 amSHA - LAX
2 stops24h 00mAir China
Deal found 2/27$812
Tue 9/1010:50 pmLAX - PVG
2 stops28h 45mAir China
Tue 10/158:30 amPVG - LAX
2 stops27h 00mAir China
Deal found 2/26$813
Tue 7/1610:50 pmLAX - PVG
1 stop24h 05mAir China
Tue 10/157:20 amPVG - LAX
1 stop28h 10mAir China
Deal found 2/27$824

Flights to Shanghai, China departing soon

Discover available last-minute flight options to Shanghai, providing immediate availability and potentially lower prices. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 3,397,584 searches and data was last updated on February 27, 2024.
Browse through available last-minute flights traveling to Shanghai. Prices refresh often so be sure to come back soon for more deals.
Tue 3/512:10 pmSFO - PVG
1 stop21h 10mMultiple Airlines
Tue 3/198:25 amPVG - SFO
2 stops50h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/26$1,015
Wed 3/69:35 amLAX - PVG
1 stop23h 35mMultiple Airlines
Thu 3/2110:30 pmPVG - LAX
1 stop35h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/26$1,021
Tue 3/512:10 pmSFO - PVG
1 stop21h 10mMultiple Airlines
Thu 3/218:25 amPVG - SFO
2 stops50h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/26$1,025
Mon 3/412:10 pmSFO - PVG
1 stop21h 00mMultiple Airlines
Tue 4/168:15 amPVG - SFO
2 stops27h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/25$1,026
Mon 3/49:35 amLAX - PVG
1 stop23h 35mMultiple Airlines
Tue 5/78:45 amPVG - LAX
2 stops38h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/25$1,033
Tue 3/59:35 amLAX - PVG
1 stop23h 45mMultiple Airlines
Thu 3/217:00 amPVG - LAX
2 stops52h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/26$1,034
Tue 3/59:35 amLAX - PVG
1 stop23h 45mMultiple Airlines
Tue 3/127:00 amPVG - LAX
2 stops28h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/26$1,038
Tue 3/59:35 amLAX - PVG
1 stop23h 45mMultiple Airlines
Tue 3/267:00 amPVG - LAX
2 stops28h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/26$1,040
Thu 3/73:50 pmSFO - PVG
1 stop17h 20mMultiple Airlines
Thu 4/118:15 amPVG - SFO
2 stops51h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/26$1,042

One-way flights to Shanghai, China

Explore one-way flight options to Shanghai for greater flexibility in your travel plans. Find up-to-date pricing and availability for one-way flights. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 3,397,584 searches and data was last updated on February 27, 2024.
Take a look at some of the one-way flights departing to Shanghai in the near future. If you're in need of a round-trip flight to Shanghai instead, make sure to update the search form at the top of page.
Sun 3/39:35 amLAX - PVG
1 stop23h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/26$479
Mon 3/49:35 amLAX - PVG
1 stop23h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/27$486
Tue 3/127:00 amLAX - SHA
3 stops49h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/26$496
Tue 4/910:10 amLAX - PVG
3 stops58h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/26$499
Tue 4/910:10 amLAX - PVG
3 stops58h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/26$500
Thu 4/1810:30 amLAX - PVG
1 stop23h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/25$501
Sun 4/214:55 pmSFO - PVG
1 stop16h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/26$501
Sun 3/37:00 amLAX - PVG
3 stops40h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/26$502
Sun 3/37:00 amLAX - PVG
2 stops44h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/26$503

Direct flights to Shanghai, China

Mon 3/251:15 pmSFO - PVG
Nonstop14h 20mUnited Airlines
Wed 4/105:25 pmPVG - SFO
Nonstop11h 15mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/26$1,195
Tue 4/1610:55 amSFO - PVG
Nonstop13h 30mUnited Airlines
Tue 4/305:25 pmPVG - SFO
Nonstop11h 15mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/26$1,196
Wed 4/1710:55 amSFO - PVG
Nonstop13h 30mUnited Airlines
Tue 5/215:25 pmPVG - SFO
Nonstop11h 15mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/27$1,197
Fri 3/291:15 pmSFO - PVG
Nonstop14h 20mUnited Airlines
Tue 4/305:25 pmPVG - SFO
Nonstop11h 15mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/26$1,220
Tue 4/1610:55 amSFO - PVG
Nonstop13h 30mUnited Airlines
Sun 6/165:25 pmPVG - SFO
Nonstop11h 35mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/26$1,222
Sun 3/241:15 pmSFO - PVG
Nonstop14h 20mUnited Airlines
Sun 5/55:25 pmPVG - SFO
Nonstop11h 15mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/26$1,229
Sun 3/241:15 pmSFO - PVG
Nonstop14h 20mUnited Airlines
Sun 5/55:25 pmPVG - SFO
Nonstop11h 15mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/26$1,245
Wed 5/110:55 amSFO - PVG
Nonstop13h 30mUnited Airlines
Fri 5/315:25 pmPVG - SFO
Nonstop11h 35mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/25$1,375
Thu 3/281:15 pmSFO - PVG
Nonstop14h 20mUnited Airlines
Tue 4/305:25 pmPVG - SFO
Nonstop11h 15mUnited Airlines
Deal found 2/26$1,453

Find flights to Shanghai within your budget

Locate flights to Shanghai that fit your budget, with regularly updated fares and availability. In the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made a total of 3,397,584 searches and data was last updated on February 27, 2024.

Fly from

Any airport

Budget

$838 - $1,044

Route

Depart

Return

Price

Los AngelesShanghai Pu Dong

LAX - PVG

LAXPVG

Los Angeles

Tue 3/5

1 stop21h 05m

Shanghai Pu Dong

Tue 4/30

1 stop22h 15m

$838

Los AngelesShanghai Hongqiao Intl

LAX - SHA

LAXSHA

Los Angeles

Tue 4/30

1 stop19h 45m

Shanghai Hongqiao Intl

Tue 5/14

1 stop16h 30m

$909

Los AngelesShanghai Pu Dong

LAX - PVG

LAXPVG

Los Angeles

Fri 4/19

1 stop23h 35m

Shanghai Pu Dong

Tue 4/23

1 stop21h 05m

$957

Los AngelesShanghai Pu Dong

LAX - PVG

LAXPVG

Los Angeles

Tue 4/23

1 stop24h 05m

Shanghai Pu Dong

Tue 5/21

1 stop28h 10m

$994

San FranciscoShanghai Pu Dong

SFO - PVG

SFOPVG

San Francisco

Mon 4/22

1 stop23h 40m

Shanghai Pu Dong

Wed 9/4

1 stop19h 50m

$1,006

NewarkShanghai Pu Dong

EWR - PVG

EWRPVG

Newark

Tue 4/2

1 stop28h 40m

Shanghai Pu Dong

Wed 4/10

1 stop35h 55m

$1,012

San FranciscoShanghai Pu Dong

SFO - PVG

SFOPVG

San Francisco

Tue 3/19

1 stop30h 40m

Shanghai Pu Dong

Tue 4/23

1 stop23h 30m

$1,028

San FranciscoShanghai Pu Dong

SFO - PVG

SFOPVG

San Francisco

Sun 4/14

1 stop18h 45m

Shanghai Pu Dong

Thu 5/9

1 stop15h 05m

$1,033

San FranciscoShanghai Pu Dong

SFO - PVG

SFOPVG

San Francisco

Mon 4/8

1 stop19h 35m

Shanghai Pu Dong

Mon 4/22

1 stop13h 50m

$1,044

Flights are sorted by cheapest first

Deals found on 2/27

Average price of flights to Shanghai by month

Plan your trip to Shanghai by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight to Shanghai is currently $496 while a round-trip flight costs $980. Price data was last updated on February 18, 2024.

Currently, February is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight to Shanghai (average of $1,230). Flying to Shanghai in June will prove the most costly (average of $2,086). There are multiple factors that influence the price of a flight so comparing airlines, departure airports and times can help keep costs down.

January

$1,259

February

$1,230

March

$1,259

April

$1,515

May

$1,647

June

$2,086

July

$2,012

August

$1,694

September

$1,420

October

$1,569

November

$1,550

December

$1,749

Temperature and rainfall in Shanghai by month

Plan your trip to Shanghai by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

SHA

Temperature

39.2 - 82.4 °F

If weather is an important factor for your trip to Shanghai, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, July is the ideal time of year to visit, when temperatures reach an average of 82.4 F. Travelers looking to avoid the cold should look outside of January, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 39.2 F).

When is the best time to book a flight to Shanghai?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a round-trip flight to Shanghai. Price data was last updated on January 28, 2024.
To ensure you get the cheapest price possible for a flight to Shanghai, you should look to book at least 53 days in advance of your intended travel date. The price of your flight may increase if you delay and leave booking until a week or so before departure.
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When is the cheapest time to fly to Shanghai?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly round-trip to Shanghai. Price data was last updated on February 25, 2024.
Morning
Noon
Afternoon
Evening
All times are departure.
Users looking for the lowest fares to Shanghai should consider flying on Tuesday at noon, when prices are typically cheapest. Budget-minded travelers will want to avoid Monday afternoons, when prices are usually at their highest.
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Reviews of airlines servicing Shanghai

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Shanghai. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Shanghai. Reviews last updated February 27, 2024.
See what other customers who have flown with China Southern, Japan Airlines and Undisclosed Carrier to Shanghai have to say. Users have also rated airlines in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.5
Very good
1,259 reviews

Comfort

8.3

Boarding

8.6

Entertainment

8.2

Crew

8.8

Food

8.2

Overall

8.5

Reviews

1 / 10

if you can put more multiples language agents in air service especially Chinese or French ,the customer who speaks those languages will be much happier than now

8.5
Very good
1,259 reviews
8.5
Very good
1,259 reviews

Comfort

8.3

Boarding

8.6

Entertainment

8.2

Crew

8.8

Food

8.2

Overall

8.5

Reviews

1 / 10

if you can put more multiples language agents in air service especially Chinese or French ,the customer who speaks those languages will be much happier than now

8.5
Very good
668 reviews
8.5
Very good
1,259 reviews

Comfort

8.3

Boarding

8.6

Entertainment

8.2

Crew

8.8

Food

8.2

Overall

8.5

Reviews

1 / 10

if you can put more multiples language agents in air service especially Chinese or French ,the customer who speaks those languages will be much happier than now

8.5
Very good
1,032 reviews
8.5
Very good
1,259 reviews

Comfort

8.3

Boarding

8.6

Entertainment

8.2

Crew

8.8

Food

8.2

Overall

8.5

Reviews

1 / 10

if you can put more multiples language agents in air service especially Chinese or French ,the customer who speaks those languages will be much happier than now

8.4
Very good
1,477 reviews
8.5
Very good
1,259 reviews

Comfort

8.3

Boarding

8.6

Entertainment

8.2

Crew

8.8

Food

8.2

Overall

8.5

Reviews

1 / 10

if you can put more multiples language agents in air service especially Chinese or French ,the customer who speaks those languages will be much happier than now

8.4
Very good
1,675 reviews
8.5
Very good
1,259 reviews

Comfort

8.3

Boarding

8.6

Entertainment

8.2

Crew

8.8

Food

8.2

Overall

8.5

Reviews

1 / 10

if you can put more multiples language agents in air service especially Chinese or French ,the customer who speaks those languages will be much happier than now

What does SHA mean?

Shanghai Hongqiao Intl Airport is SHA. This code is created by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) and airlines use IATA codes to identify the departing or arrival airports in the flight routes they service. Ready for more IATA code knowledge? These are related airports for your current travel destination: Shanghai Pu Dong Airport (PVG), Hangzhou Airport (HGH), Wuxi Airport (WUX), Nantong Airport (NTG), Suzhou Airport (SZV).

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