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How to find the cheapest flight from
Detroit (DTT) to Shanghai

How far in advance should I book a flight from Detroit to Shanghai?

To save up to 11% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 61 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Detroit to Shanghai from $539 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $547 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Detroit to Shanghai?

The best pricing can be found in the month of February. Prices to Shanghai from Detroit average $557. You can even find prices in February for less than $557, as users have found deals to Shanghai from as low as $382. The month of June appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Shanghai from Detroit. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 54%.

Cheap flights from Detroit to Shanghai in July, August 2020

The best prices found for DTT to Shanghai flights for July, August
23 Jul - 13 Sep
$934pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
20 Jul - 7 Sep
$935pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
26 Jul - 12 Sep
$939pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Detroit to Shanghai 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Shanghai from Detroit found for this year
28 Oct - 17 Nov
$789pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
25 Oct - 12 Nov
$802pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
30 Oct - 12 Nov
$804pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Non-stop flights to Shanghai from Detroit

Save time with Detroit to Shanghai direct flight deals
28 Oct - 17 Nov
$1110pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Delta
Non-Stop
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Delta
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
31 Oct - 12 Nov
$1160pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Delta
Non-Stop
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Delta
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
31 Oct - 13 Nov
$1210pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Delta
Non-Stop
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Delta
Non-Stop
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Last minute flights from Detroit to Shanghai

Late deals on round-trip flights to Shanghai from Detroit, departing today and this week
23 Jun - 21 Jul
$3171pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
23 Jun - 21 Jul
$3542pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SHA
Shanghai Hongqiao Intl
SHA
Shanghai Hongqiao Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
23 Jun - 20 Jul
$3705pp
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DTW
Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

One-way flights to Shanghai from Detroit

The cheapest one-way flights from Detroit to Shanghai
2:36 pm - 3:45 pm
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
37h 09m
DTW - PVG
Multiple Airlines
$547
Kiwi.com
2:36 pm - 5:45 pm
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
39h 09m
DTW - PVG
Multiple Airlines
$550
Kiwi.com
2:39 pm - 5:45 pm
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
39h 06m
DTW - PVG
Multiple Airlines
$555
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Detroit to Shanghai flights.

Flight FAQs

From Detroit to Shanghai

Are flight prices decreasing from Detroit to Shanghai due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Detroit and Shanghai for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

Can I find flights from Detroit to Shanghai for under $800 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Detroit to Shanghai for under $800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $789, but on average you can expect to pay $867.

Are there nonstop flights from Detroit to Shanghai for under $1200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Detroit to Shanghai under $1200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Detroit to Shanghai is less than $1808.

Are there last-minute flights available from Detroit to Shanghai for under $3200?

There are currently 3+ open flights from Detroit to Shanghai within the next 7 days for less than $3200.

Is Detroit weather warmer or cooler than Shanghai?

Expect the weather to be around 90 °F on average in July. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Shanghai is generally hotter than in Detroit.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Detroit to Shanghai?

When booking a flight from Detroit to Shanghai, you may want to consider flying on Major Airline, Air Canada or Air China as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the cheapest Flights from Detroit to Shanghai?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Detroit to Shanghai? While on average our users pay $1144, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $288. The most popular route (Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County - Shanghai Pu Dong), is priced around $933.

Destination information for Shanghai

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Detroit to Shanghai
Today's exchange rate
$1 = ¥7.07
Average temperature for July in Shanghai
89.6 °F
Avg rainfall for July in Shanghai
1.1 ″

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