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Cheap flights from San Diego (SAN) to Shanghai (SH)

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

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in June. For low rates, February can be a great choice for travel to Shanghai. Flights to Shanghai from San Diego in February are about $557 on average during February, but can be found for as low as $382.

Cheap flights from San Diego to Shanghai in July, August 2020

The best prices found for SAN to Shanghai flights for July, August
13 Jul - 27 Aug
$904pp
SAN
San Diego
SWISS
   
2 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
SWISS
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
13 Jul - 28 Aug
$906pp
SAN
San Diego
SWISS
   
2 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
SWISS
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
13 Jul - 27 Aug
$917pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Austrian Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego

San Diego to Shanghai 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Shanghai from San Diego found for this year
1 Nov - 30 Nov
$716pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
1 Nov - 30 Nov
$718pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
1 Nov - 30 Nov
$719pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego

One-way flights to Shanghai from San Diego

The cheapest one-way flights from San Diego to Shanghai
5:43 am - 7:25 am
Major Airline
2 Stops
34h 42m
SAN - SHA
Major Airline
$507
Flyus
5:43 am - 8:00 am
Japan Airlines
2 Stops
35h 17m
SAN - PVG
Japan Airlines
6:10 am - 3:45 pm
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
42h 35m
SAN - PVG
Multiple Airlines
$513
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Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about San Diego to Shanghai flights.

Flight FAQs

From San Diego to Shanghai

Are flight prices decreasing from San Diego 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 San Diego 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 San Diego to Shanghai for under $800 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Diego to Shanghai for under $800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $716, but on average you can expect to pay $816.

Are there nonstop flights from San Diego to Shanghai for under $700 on Cheapflights?

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

Is San Diego weather warmer or cooler than Shanghai?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 90 °F on average in the month of July. The temperature in Shanghai is typically hotter than in San Diego. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

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

Consider Major Airline, Endeavor Airlines or American Airlines when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from San Diego to Shanghai.

What are the cheapest Flights from San Diego to Shanghai?

On average you can expect to pay $594 for a flight from San Diego to Shanghai. The cheapest flight overall is $363 while the most popular route, (San Diego - Shanghai Pu Dong) is currently priced at $646.

Destination information for Shanghai

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from San Diego to Shanghai
Today's exchange rate
$1 = ¥7.03
Average temperature for July in Shanghai
89.6 °F
Avg rainfall for July in Shanghai
1.1 ″

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