Cheap flights from Albany (ALB) to Shanghai from $1,700

This is the cheapest round-trip flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight to Shanghai departing on 9/30. 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.
ALB — SHA
Mar 5 — Mar 121

Cheap flight deals from Albany to Shanghai

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Albany (ALB) to Shanghai (CN2). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated February 29, 2024.

Round-trip from

$1,324
From Albany Intl to Shanghai

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Albany, New York to Shanghai?

Users have found that flying from Albany, New York to Shanghai on a Wednesday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Albany, New York to Shanghai (ALB - SHA)?

When flying from Albany, New York to Shanghai, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap ANA flights from Albany to Shanghai

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by ANA for the route between Albany and Shanghai. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,314,962 searches. Data last updated February 29, 2024.
Peruse some of the lowest-priced ANA flights we've found from Albany to Shanghai. It's recommended that users confirm their flight details before booking.
Thu 3/2111:11 amALB - PVG
2 stops26h 04mANA
Sun 3/242:30 amPVG - ALB
2 stops25h 36mANA
Deal found 2/28$2,679
Thu 3/2111:11 amALB - SHA
2 stops37h 14mANA
Mon 3/251:40 pmSHA - ALB
2 stops36h 19mANA
Deal found 2/28$3,320
Sat 4/2711:30 amALB - PVG
2 stops45h 10mANA
Fri 5/101:35 amPVG - ALB
2 stops24h 40mANA
Deal found 2/28$4,317
Sat 4/2711:30 amALB - SHA
2 stops60h 45mANA
Sat 5/111:35 pmSHA - ALB
2 stops44h 03mANA
Deal found 2/28$4,327
Thu 3/2111:11 amALB - PVG
2 stops26h 04mANA
Sun 3/242:30 amPVG - ALB
2 stops25h 36mANA
Deal found 2/28$6,026
Thu 3/2111:11 amALB - SHA
2 stops37h 14mANA
Mon 3/251:40 pmSHA - ALB
2 stops36h 19mANA
Deal found 2/28$6,216
Thu 3/2111:11 amALB - PVG
2 stops26h 04mANA
Mon 3/255:25 pmPVG - ALB
2 stops40h 09mANA
Deal found 2/28$6,226

Cheap British Airways flights from Albany to Shanghai

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by British Airways for the route between Albany and Shanghai. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,314,962 searches. Data last updated February 29, 2024.
Some of the lowest-priced British Airways flights we've found at this time heading from Albany to Shanghai. If these deals don't fit your criteria, make sure to check back soon as new deals are always added.
Sat 4/274:22 pmALB - PVG
2 stops27h 33mBritish Airways
Sat 5/2511:00 amPVG - ALB
2 stops64h 59mBritish Airways
Deal found 2/29$1,748
Sat 4/274:22 pmALB - PVG
2 stops27h 33mBritish Airways
Sat 5/1111:00 amPVG - ALB
2 stops47h 17mBritish Airways
Deal found 2/28$2,331

Cheap Albany to Shanghai flights in February & March 2024

Find cheap flight options from Albany to Shanghai specifically for the months of February and March 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,314,962 searches. Prices were last updated on February 29, 2024.
Check out some of the best flight deals from Albany to Shanghai in 2024. Check back in a little while for more flight options.
Thu 3/215:40 amALB - PVG
1 stop21h 40mDelta
Mon 3/257:10 pmPVG - ALB
2 stops25h 45mDelta
Deal found 2/28$1,863
Thu 3/2111:11 amALB - PVG
2 stops26h 04mANA
Sun 3/242:30 amPVG - ALB
2 stops25h 36mANA
Deal found 2/28$2,679
Thu 3/2111:11 amALB - SHA
2 stops37h 14mANA
Mon 3/251:40 pmSHA - ALB
2 stops36h 19mANA
Deal found 2/28$3,320
Thu 3/2111:11 amALB - PVG
2 stops26h 04mANA
Sun 3/242:30 amPVG - ALB
2 stops25h 36mANA
Deal found 2/28$6,026
Thu 3/2111:11 amALB - SHA
2 stops37h 14mANA
Mon 3/251:40 pmSHA - ALB
2 stops36h 19mANA
Deal found 2/28$6,216
Thu 3/2111:11 amALB - PVG
2 stops26h 04mANA
Mon 3/255:25 pmPVG - ALB
2 stops40h 09mANA
Deal found 2/28$6,226
Thu 3/215:40 amALB - PVG
1 stop21h 40mDelta
Mon 3/257:10 pmPVG - ALB
2 stops25h 45mDelta
Deal found 2/28$6,637
Thu 3/216:00 amALB - PVG
1 stop22h 10mAmerican Airlines
Mon 3/256:10 pmPVG - ALB
1 stop40h 50mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/28$10,641

Albany to Shanghai 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Albany and Shanghai in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,314,962 searches. Data last updated February 29, 2024.
Check out some of the best flight deals from Albany to Shanghai in 2024. Check back in a little while for more flight options.
Mon 9/309:50 amALB - PVG
2 stops41h 25mDelta
Fri 10/43:45 pmPVG - ALB
1 stop19h 21mDelta
Deal found 2/27$1,700
Sat 4/274:22 pmALB - PVG
2 stops27h 33mBritish Airways
Sat 5/2511:00 amPVG - ALB
2 stops64h 59mBritish Airways
Deal found 2/29$1,748
Thu 3/215:40 amALB - PVG
1 stop21h 40mDelta
Mon 3/257:10 pmPVG - ALB
2 stops25h 45mDelta
Deal found 2/28$1,863
Sat 4/276:02 amALB - PVG
1 stop20h 48mAmerican Airlines
Sat 5/255:00 pmPVG - ALB
1 stop18h 20mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/29$1,875
Sat 4/276:02 amALB - PVG
1 stop20h 48mAmerican Airlines
Sat 5/255:00 pmPVG - ALB
2 stops30h 03mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/29$1,878
Mon 9/3011:24 amALB - PVG
2 stops25h 11mANA
Thu 10/31:35 amPVG - ALB
2 stops24h 30mANA
Deal found 2/28$2,050
Sat 4/271:28 pmALB - PVG
2 stops39h 02mMultiple Airlines
Fri 5/2412:35 amPVG - ALB
2 stops33h 42mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/29$2,096
Mon 9/306:00 amALB - PVG
1 stop19h 45mDelta
Fri 10/43:45 pmPVG - ALB
1 stop19h 21mDelta
Deal found 2/27$2,215
Sat 4/274:22 pmALB - PVG
2 stops27h 33mBritish Airways
Sat 5/1111:00 amPVG - ALB
2 stops47h 17mBritish Airways
Deal found 2/28$2,331

One-way flights to Shanghai from Albany

Search for one-way flight options from Albany to Shanghai. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,314,962 searches. Data last updated February 29, 2024.
Some of the best available deals we've found on one-way flights from Albany to Shanghai. Users in need of a round-trip flight from Albany to Shanghai instead should update the search form at the top of page.
Sat 4/275:55 pmALB - PVG
2 stops33h 20mDelta
Deal found 2/28$2,257
Sat 4/276:00 amALB - PVG
1 stop19h 45mDelta
Deal found 2/28$2,296
Sat 4/2711:30 amALB - SHA
2 stops60h 45mANA
Deal found 2/28$2,984
Sat 4/275:55 pmALB - PVG
3 stops52h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/28$4,074
Sat 4/275:55 pmALB - SHA
3 stops57h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 2/28$5,475

Find flights from Albany to Shanghai within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from Albany to Shanghai that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,314,962 searches. Data last updated February 29, 2024.

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$1,748 - $4,006

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Albany IntlShanghai Pu Dong

ALB - PVG

ALBPVG

Albany Intl

Sat 4/27

2 stops27h 33m

Shanghai Pu Dong

Sat 5/25

2 stops64h 59m

$1,748

Albany IntlShanghai Pu Dong

ALB - PVG

ALBPVG

Albany Intl

Thu 3/21

1 stop21h 40m

Shanghai Pu Dong

Mon 3/25

2 stops25h 45m

$1,863

Albany IntlShanghai Pu Dong

ALB - PVG

ALBPVG

Albany Intl

Sat 4/27

1 stop20h 48m

Shanghai Pu Dong

Sat 5/25

1 stop18h 20m

$1,875

Albany IntlShanghai Pu Dong

ALB - PVG

ALBPVG

Albany Intl

Sat 4/27

1 stop20h 48m

Shanghai Pu Dong

Sat 5/25

2 stops30h 03m

$1,878

Albany IntlShanghai Pu Dong

ALB - PVG

ALBPVG

Albany Intl

Sat 4/27

2 stops39h 02m

Shanghai Pu Dong

Fri 5/24

2 stops33h 42m

$2,096

Albany IntlShanghai Pu Dong

ALB - PVG

ALBPVG

Albany Intl

Sat 4/27

2 stops27h 33m

Shanghai Pu Dong

Sat 5/11

2 stops47h 17m

$2,331

Albany IntlShanghai Pu Dong

ALB - PVG

ALBPVG

Albany Intl

Thu 3/21

2 stops26h 04m

Shanghai Pu Dong

Sun 3/24

2 stops25h 36m

$2,679

Albany IntlShanghai Hongqiao Intl

ALB - SHA

ALBSHA

Albany Intl

Thu 3/21

2 stops37h 14m

Shanghai Hongqiao Intl

Mon 3/25

2 stops36h 19m

$3,320

Albany IntlShanghai Pu Dong

ALB - PVG

ALBPVG

Albany Intl

Sat 4/27

1 stop19h 45m

Shanghai Pu Dong

Sat 5/11

2 stops27h 17m

$4,006

Flights are sorted by cheapest first

Deals found on 2/29

When is the cheapest time to fly from Albany, New York to Shanghai?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly round-trip from Albany to Shanghai. Price data was last updated on February 25, 2024.
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Noon
Afternoon
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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their Albany, New York to Shanghai flight should consider departing on Monday mornings when fares are most often at their lowest. Thursday mornings flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Average price of flights to Shanghai by month

Plan your trip from Albany to Shanghai by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from Albany to Shanghai is currently $3,417 while a round-trip flight costs $2,422. Price data was last updated on February 25, 2024.

Currently, February is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Albany, New York to Shanghai (average of $1,230). Flying from Albany, New York to Shanghai in June is currently the most expensive (average of $2,086). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

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

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 29, 2024.
To help decide which airline to fly from Albany to Shanghai, see what other customers have to say about ANA, British Airways and Delta. You can also see how each airline stacks up in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.5
Very good
1,034 reviews

Entertainment

8.0

Overall

8.5

Boarding

8.6

Comfort

8.3

Crew

8.8

Food

7.8

Reviews

1 / 10

They’re so kind and professional on ANA, I ordered a special meal and they were lovely throughout. Always kind and efficient, felt cared for in the sky

8.5
Very good
1,034 reviews
8.5
Very good
1,034 reviews

Entertainment

8.0

Overall

8.5

Boarding

8.6

Comfort

8.3

Crew

8.8

Food

7.8

Reviews

1 / 10

They’re so kind and professional on ANA, I ordered a special meal and they were lovely throughout. Always kind and efficient, felt cared for in the sky

8.1
Very good
4,318 reviews
8.5
Very good
1,034 reviews

Entertainment

8.0

Overall

8.5

Boarding

8.6

Comfort

8.3

Crew

8.8

Food

7.8

Reviews

1 / 10

They’re so kind and professional on ANA, I ordered a special meal and they were lovely throughout. Always kind and efficient, felt cared for in the sky

8.1
Very good
11,818 reviews
8.5
Very good
1,034 reviews

Entertainment

8.0

Overall

8.5

Boarding

8.6

Comfort

8.3

Crew

8.8

Food

7.8

Reviews

1 / 10

They’re so kind and professional on ANA, I ordered a special meal and they were lovely throughout. Always kind and efficient, felt cared for in the sky

7.3
Good
15,571 reviews
8.5
Very good
1,034 reviews

Entertainment

8.0

Overall

8.5

Boarding

8.6

Comfort

8.3

Crew

8.8

Food

7.8

Reviews

1 / 10

They’re so kind and professional on ANA, I ordered a special meal and they were lovely throughout. Always kind and efficient, felt cared for in the sky

6.9
Okay
7,033 reviews
8.5
Very good
1,034 reviews

Entertainment

8.0

Overall

8.5

Boarding

8.6

Comfort

8.3

Crew

8.8

Food

7.8

Reviews

1 / 10

They’re so kind and professional on ANA, I ordered a special meal and they were lovely throughout. Always kind and efficient, felt cared for in the sky

Related info for your journey

Find useful and relevant information for your journey from Albany to Shanghai. Access travel guides, tips, and recommendations to enhance your travel experience. Get information about local attractions, weather, transportation options, and more.

What airport do you fly from for flights from Albany to Shanghai?

Albany Intl (ALB) is the airport you will fly out of if you book a flight from Albany to Shanghai. You should not have trouble finding flights to Shanghai from Albany Intl; the airport handles an average of 0 outbound flights to Shanghai per day. You should also have plenty of airline options to choose from since 0 airlines have flights from the Albany airport to Shanghai. It is only a 7.4 mi journey to Albany Intl (ALB) from Albany’s city center.

Can I find flights from Albany, New York to Shanghai for under $1,800 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Albany, New York to Shanghai for under $1,800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on British Airways for just $1,748, but on average you can expect to pay $4,485.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Albany, New York to Shanghai round-trip?

British Airways, at $1,748, was found to be the cheapest airline from Albany, New York to Shanghai.Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include Delta and American Airlines.

What does ALB to SHA mean?

Albany Intl Airport is ALB and Shanghai Hongqiao Intl Airport is SHA. These codes are created by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) and airlines use them to identify the departing and 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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