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Cheap flights from Sacramento (SMF) to Shanghai (SH)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Sacramento (SMF) to Shanghai

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

To save up to 2% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 19 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Sacramento to Shanghai from $403 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $416 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

Flights from Sacramento to Shanghai lean towards being more expensive in August. Prices are generally better when you fly from Sacramento to Shanghai in October, with the cheapest ticket starting at $399.

Cheap flights from Sacramento to Shanghai in January, February 2021

The best prices found for SMF to Shanghai flights for January, February
30 Jan - 12 Feb
$2,414pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SMF
Sacramento Intl
30 Jan - 12 Feb
$2,753pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SMF
Sacramento Intl
30 Jan - 12 Feb
$6,191pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SMF
Sacramento Intl

Sacramento to Shanghai 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Shanghai from Sacramento found for this year
20 Jun - 23 Jun
$1,892pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
SMF
Sacramento Intl
22 Aug - 25 Aug
$1,946pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
Air Canada
 
1 STOP
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Air Canada
   
2 STOPS
SMF
Sacramento Intl
22 Aug - 25 Aug
$1,949pp
SMF
Sacramento Intl
ANA
   
2 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
ANA
   
2 STOPS
SMF
Sacramento Intl

One-way flights to Shanghai from Sacramento

The cheapest one-way flights from Sacramento to Shanghai
9:35 am - 10:20 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
56h 45m
SMF - PVG
Multiple Airlines
$6,199
CheapFlights
1:25 pm - 2:00 am
Delta
3 Stops
44h 35m
SMF - PVG
Delta
$4,921
Delta

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Sacramento to Shanghai

Are flight prices decreasing from Sacramento 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 Sacramento 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.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Sacramento Intl to Shanghai to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Delta is one of them. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from Sacramento Intl to Shanghai are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, social distance seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Sacramento Intl to Shanghai have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Sacramento Intl to Shanghai have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. United Airlines, Delta, and American Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like United Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Sacramento to Shanghai for under $1,900 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Sacramento to Shanghai for under $1,900. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air Canada for just $1,892, but on average you can expect to pay $3,531.

Are there nonstop flights from Sacramento to Shanghai for under $1,900 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from Sacramento to Shanghai, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Is Sacramento weather warmer or cooler than Shanghai?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 95 °F's in July, on average. The temperature in Shanghai is generally colder than in Sacramento. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

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

When booking a flight from Sacramento to Shanghai, you may want to consider flying on American Airlines, Air Canada or Delta as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the cheapest Flights from Sacramento to Shanghai?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $550. While the most popular route (Sacramento Intl - Shanghai Hongqiao Intl) can be booked for $2,414 on average our data indicates $1,511 when flying from Sacramento to Shanghai

How long is the flight from Sacramento to Shanghai?

Airlines like ANA, Air Canada, and Qatar Airways fly from Sacramento to Shanghai in about 34h 10m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 8h 10m. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Sacramento to Shanghai round-trip?

Our cheapest airline available from Sacramento to Shanghai is Air Canada. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $1,892 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are Qatar Airways and ANA, starting at $2,936 and $5,001 round-trip.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Sacramento to Shanghai one-way?

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Delta, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $4,921.

Destination information for Shanghai

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Sacramento to Shanghai
Today's exchange rate
$1 = ¥6.48
Average temperature for January in Shanghai
46.4 °F
Avg rainfall for January in Shanghai
0.5 ″

Airports servicing Sacramento

Top 3 airlines flying from Sacramento to Shanghai

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Sacramento to Shanghai 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
Delta
$357 $667 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$356 $783 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$419 $865 No cancel fee 69%
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