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Airports in Shanghai
The Orbitz.com website makes finding cheap flights from Shanghai to any destination a simple process. The city is home to two major airports: Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport, located eight miles from the center of Shanghai, and Shanghai Pudong International Airport, located 19 miles from downtown Shanghai. The Shanghai Pudong International Airport handles 60 percent of the incoming flights. The airports have hubs for numerous airlines, including China Southern Airlines, Air China, British Airways and Delta Airlines. When you use Orbitz.com to book your flight, you can view all the available flights for your travel date, making it easy to find tickets at bargain prices.
Parking and Transportation
Both airports offer long-term parking. It costs approximately $10 per day to park your car at the airport while you travel. Subway Line 2 runs from Shanghai to both airports; however, passengers who need to get to Shanghai Pudong International Airport need to switch trains at the Guanglan Road Station. Tickets for the subway cost approximately $1.46. Taxi services from the center of Shanghai to Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport cost between $6 and $8. Cab fare to Shanghai Pudong International Airport costs approximately $27. If you need access to a vehicle when you arrive at your destination, you can use the Orbitz.com website to reserve a rental car.
Dining at the Airport
Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport has dining halls on the A4 and A5 levels. Shanghai Pudong International Airport features the Canglang Ting Restaurant and the Hong Fangzi Western Food Restaurant. When you use Orbitz.com to find cheap flights from Shanghai, all of your travel arrangements are taken care of for you, giving you plenty of time to eat before your flight.
Airports in Chicago
Chicago O'Hare International Airport is located on West O'Hare, approximately 18 miles from downtown Chicago. It has hubs for every major airline that offers flights to Chicago, including American Airlines, British Airways and JetBlue. The Chicago Midway International Airport is located on South Cicero Avenue, approximately 12 miles from downtown Chicago. Seven airlines service Midway airport, including Air Tran, Delta and Southwest Airlines. Orbitz.com searches flights arriving at both airports so you get the best prices.
Transportation from the Airport
Both airports offer public transportation via Chicago's elevated train system. The tickets cost $2.25, or you can purchase an all-day pass for $5.75. Taxi services are also available from both airports. Cab fares to downtown Chicago range from $35 to $45. If you want to rent a car for the duration of your stay, Orbitz.com can reserve a vehicle for you. Both airports have onsite rental car facilities.
Weather in Chicago
Summer temperatures in Chicago range from 66 to 84 degrees Fahrenheit, and the temperatures during the winter months range from 18 to 35 degrees Fahrenheit. Chicago is prone to heavy snowfall during the winter months, so most vacationers travel to Chicago during the summer. However, if you use Orbitz.com and schedule your trip during the off-peak travel season, it's easy to find cheap flights to Chicago.
Highlights and Attractions
Orbitz.com not only helps you find cheap flights to Chicago, but can also help you purchase tickets to the Sears Tower or make reservations for guided city tours.
Cheap flights from Shanghai to Chicago
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Lowest roundtrip airfare in June from Shanghai to Chicago
|Leave Mon, Jun 3||Shanghai (PVG)||Chicago (ORD)||United Airlines||$1,162|
|Return Fri, Sep 13||Chicago (ORD)||Shanghai (PVG)||United Airlines|
Best one-week trip in June from Shanghai to Chicago
|Leave Thu, Jun 13||Shanghai (PVG)||Chicago (ORD)||United Airlines||$1,507|
|Return Thu, Jun 20||Chicago (ORD)||Shanghai (PVG)||United Airlines|
Lowest roundtrip airfare in July from Shanghai to Chicago
|Leave Thu, Jul 25||Shanghai (PVG)||Chicago (ORD)||All Nippon Airways||$1,679|
|Return Thu, Aug 15||Chicago (ORD)||Shanghai (PVG)||All Nippon Airways|
Cheapest weekend flights in August from Shanghai to Chicago
|Leave Fri, Aug 16||Shanghai (PVG)||Chicago (ORD)||Delta Air Lines||$2,160|
|Return Sat, Aug 17||Chicago (ORD)||Shanghai (PVG)||Delta Air Lines|
Lowest roundtrip airfare in August from Shanghai to Chicago
|Leave Fri, Aug 30||Shanghai (PVG)||Chicago (ORD)||Asiana Airlines||$1,567|
|Return Sun, Oct 20||Chicago (ORD)||Shanghai (PVG)||Asiana Airlines|
Airports in Shanghai , CN
Pudong International Airport (PVG)
Distance from City Center: 19.9 miles
Terminals and carriers for flights from PVG to CHI
Terminal Carriers Terminal 2 Air China, American Airlines, US Airways, United Airlines
Hongqiao International Airport (SHA)
Distance from City Center: 7.7 miles
Airports in Chicago IL, US
Midway Airport (MDW)
Distance from City Center: 9.5 miles
O'Hare Airport (ORD)
Distance from City Center: 15.1 miles
Terminals and carriers for flights from SHA to ORD
Terminal Carriers Terminal 5 Air China, American Airlines, US Airways, United Airlines
More to explore for Shanghai to Chicago
- 4 direct flights are operating from Shanghai to Chicago today.
- Today's average time for a direct flight is 13h 40m.
- Air China flight 7207 (10:55 AM GMT, Boeing 777) is today's earliest available flight from Shanghai to Chicago.
- American Airlines flight 288 (11:10 AM GMT, Boeing 777) is today's latest available flight from Shanghai to Chicago.
- Today's shortest direct flight from Shanghai to Chicago (American Airlines flight 288, Boeing 777) takes 13h 40m.
- Today's longest direct flight from Shanghai to Chicago (American Airlines flight 288, Boeing 777) takes 13h 40m.
- Flights from Hongqiao International Airport (SHA), Pudong International Airport (PVG) to Midway Airport (MDW), O'Hare Airport (ORD) are available for this route.
|American Airlines||SHA||CHI||Sat, Dec 14 - Sat, Jan 4||$1,181|
|United Airlines||SHA||CHI||Wed, Oct 2 - Fri, Oct 11||$1,239|
|Hainan Airlines||SHA||CHI||Sun, Oct 20 - Mon, Nov 18||$1,392|
|Japan Airlines||SHA||CHI||Sun, Oct 20 - Mon, Nov 18||$1,406|
|Delta Air Lines||SHA||CHI||Mon, May 20 - Wed, Jun 5||$1,473|
|Korean Air||SHA||CHI||Sun, Oct 20 - Mon, Nov 18||$1,495|
|All Nippon Airways||SHA||CHI||Wed, Nov 20 - Thu, Dec 19||$1,506|
|Asiana Airlines||SHA||CHI||Sun, Sep 29 - Sat, Oct 12||$1,567|
|Air Canada||SHA||CHI||Wed, Jun 12 - Thu, Jun 13||$1,798|
|Etihad Airways||SHA||CHI||Sat, Dec 14 - Sat, Jan 4||$1,892|
|SWISS||SHA||CHI||Mon, Aug 12 - Thu, Aug 29||$2,160|
|Turkish Airlines||SHA||CHI||Mon, Aug 12 - Thu, Aug 29||$2,287|
|British Airways||SHA||CHI||Thu, Jun 6 - Mon, Jul 1||$2,507|
|KLM Royal Dutch Airlines||SHA||CHI||Mon, May 20 - Mon, Jun 3||$2,559|
|Lufthansa||SHA||CHI||Wed, Oct 2 - Fri, Oct 11||$2,649|
|Air France||SHA||CHI||Mon, Aug 12 - Thu, Aug 29||$2,750|
|Air China||SHA||CHI||Wed, Oct 2 - Fri, Oct 11||$3,138|
|Cathay Pacific||SHA||CHI||Mon, May 20 - Mon, Jun 3||$3,981|
|Finnair||SHA||CHI||Wed, Jul 31 - Thu, Aug 8||$4,044|
Daily flight schedule for Sun, May 19, 2013
|Carrier||Flight #||Departing||Arriving||Aircraft||Flight time|
|Air China||CA7207||PVG||3:55 PM||ORD||4:35 PM||777||13hr 40min|
|United Airlines||UA836||PVG||3:55 PM||ORD||4:35 PM||777||13hr 40min|
|US Airways||US6795||PVG||3:55 PM||ORD||4:35 PM||777||13hr 40min|
|American Airlines||AA288||PVG||4:10 PM||ORD||4:50 PM||777||13hr 40min|