Flights Los Angeles - Shanghai

Last minute flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai

Book now before it's too late

Prices shown below were available within the past 3 days for the period specified and should not be considered the final price offered. Please note that availability and prices are subject to change.
Los Angeles Shanghai
Sat, 18 May LAX - PVG
831€ 797€
Prime price per passenger

Route information

Currency and cost comparison

Train Local, one-way ticket
68% Trains in Shanghai are 68% cheaper than in Los Angeles.
Los Angeles 1.61€
Shanghai 0.51€
Meal Mid-priced restaurant
83% A meal in Shanghai is 83% cheaper than a meal in Los Angeles.
Los Angeles 23.02€
Shanghai 3.82€
Exchange rate
1 EUR = 7.95 CNY
1 CNY = 0.13 EUR
Last checked on 17 April 2024
Distance: 10435 kms
Los Angeles airports
Los Angeles Intl Airport (LAX) How far from city centre: 20 kms
Citicorp (JCX) How far from city centre: 1 kms
Van Nuys (VNY) How far from city centre: 29 kms
Whiteman (WHP) How far from city centre: 28 kms
Shanghai airports
Hongqiao (SHA) How far from city centre: 7 kms
Pu Dong (PVG) How far from city centre: 31 kms

Find flights from Los Angeles - Shanghai

Are you excited for an amazing trip from Los Angeles to Shanghai? You are in the right place! If you need a little getaway to see a loved one or a comfortable flight for your business trip, the best deal prices and airline carriers are a click away from you. You either are looking for a cheap flight or are in a hurry to find a last-minute ticket, no worries! eDreams will take care of everything you need for a perfect vacation in Shanghai. You will get a large selection of airfares from standard and low cost airlines worldwide and easily book your tickets for this route. Don´t forget to book a hotel and choose a car for your perfect trip as a package. Choose the best-suited flight and fasten your seatbelt, we are flying!

Frequently asked questions about flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai

What are the benefits of booking flexible flight tickets?
Using the flexible flight ticket, you're guaranteed a refund or a rebooking option (without fees) in case of flight cancellations when travelling to China. At eDreams have you covered!
For flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai, how can I find the cheapest price?
On eDreams we use machine learning to find the most economical flight between Los Angeles and Shanghai. By taking into account the combinations of airlines, stopovers, direct flights as well as the various criteria for the journeys, our search engine allows us to offer our customers the best price under the best conditions.
Is Shanghai more expensive than Los Angeles to visit?
Looking at taxi prices, a ride in Shanghai costs an average of 2.04 EUR euros, 28% cheaper than Los Angeles, with a fare of 2.85 EUR euros, while train tickets cost 68% less in Shanghai: 0.51 EUR euros against 1.61 EUR euros in Los Angeles. Comparing the price of a meal, they range from 3.82 EUR euros in Shanghai, 83% less than the 23.02 EUR euros in Los Angeles. The price of a coffee is approximately 32% cheaper in Shanghai, with an average of 3.32 EUR euros, while in Los Angeles the coffee costs 4.91 EUR.
When booking, when is the best time to do so in order to get the best prices for Los Angeles to Shanghai flights?
The most popular month for flights from Los Angeles to Shanghai are: January, December and July.
When is the best time to travel from Los Angeles to Shanghai?
A good period of the year to visit Shanghai from Los Angeles really depends on lots of personal preferences, price being one of the main criteria When it comes to popularity, March is the best month to fly to Shanghai from Los Angeles, basedd on searches from our customers, followed by September and April. If you prefer to avoid the busy season and get away from the crowds January, June and October are the months with fewer searches for the route Los Angeles -  Shanghai.
What is the duration of a flight from Los Angeles to Shanghai?
Flight time, on average, from Los Angeles to Shanghai is usually 23:30 hours on average, at an average distance of 16,682 km, for flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
What is the weather like in Shanghai compared to Los Angeles?
The average temperature in Los Angeles the average temperature is 36.22 degrees in summer, with precipitation around 3.0 mm , Shanghai's temperatures reach 37.03 during the hot season, with 12.0 average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around -2.66 degrees in Shanghai, compared to the 1.09 average degrees reported in Los Angeles. During the winter period, Los Angeles can register 12.0 mm precipitation, while Shanghai have an average of 3.0 mm rain level.
Which airports have flights between Los Angeles and Shanghai?
The most common route form Los Angeles to Shanghai is: Los Angeles Intl Airport (LAX) to Pu Dong (PVG). These airlines fly this route:
  • China Eastern Airlines.
  • United Airlines.
  • American Airlines.
The airlines that fly indirectly from Los Angeles to Shanghai are:
The airlines that fly indirectly from Los Angeles to Shanghai are:
  • Hainan Airlines, stopping in Seattle for 125 minutes at least.
  • United Airlines, with 64 minutes stop in San Francisco.
  • China Southern Airlines, with 140 minutes scale in Guangzhou.

Plan your trip