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Shanghai to Los Angeles Flights

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Flight type

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Selected fares from Shanghai to Los Angeles

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
SHA LAX Mon, Nov 3 - Tue, Nov 25 $811
SHA LAX Mon, Oct 20 - Mon, Nov 10 $825
SHA LAX Mon, Nov 3 - Tue, Nov 25 $851
SHA LAX Mon, Nov 3 - Tue, Nov 25 $851
SHA LAX Mon, Nov 3 - Tue, Nov 25 $865
SHA LAX Wed, Jun 18 - Thu, Jul 17 $937
SHA LAX Mon, Oct 20 - Mon, Nov 10 $1,075
SHA LAX Thu, May 22 - Thu, Jun 12 $1,289
SHA LAX Mon, May 12 - Tue, Jun 3 $1,325
SHA LAX Thu, May 22 - Tue, Jun 3 $3,320

Shanghai and Los Angeles airports and terminals

Airports in Shanghai , CN
map of airports in Shanghai
  • 1

    Pudong International Airport (PVG)

    Distance from City Center: 19.9 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from PVG to LAX

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 2 Air China, American Airlines, United Airlines
  • 2

    Hongqiao International Airport (SHA)

    Distance from City Center: 7.7 miles

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Airports in Los Angeles CA, US
map of airports in Los Angeles
  • 1

    Los Angeles Airport, El Segundo (LAX)

    Distance from City Center: 11.7 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from SHA to LAX

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 6 Air China, United Airlines
    Terminal B American Airlines
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Cheap flights from Shanghai to Los Angeles

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Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)

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May

Cheapest weekend flights in May from Shanghai to Los Angeles

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, May 23 Shanghai (PVG) Los Angeles (LAX) United Airlines $954
Earn $9.54
Return Mon, May 26 Los Angeles (LAX) Shanghai (PVG) United Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in May from Shanghai to Los Angeles

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, May 27 Shanghai (PVG) Los Angeles (LAX) Air Canada $923
Earn $9.23
Return Tue, Jun 10 Los Angeles (LAX) Shanghai (PVG) Air Canada

Best one-week trip in May from Shanghai to Los Angeles

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, May 13 Shanghai (PVG) Los Angeles (LAX) United Airlines $947
Earn $9.47
Return Tue, May 20 Los Angeles (LAX) Shanghai (PVG) United Airlines
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June

Cheapest weekend flights in June from Shanghai to Los Angeles

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Jun 6 Shanghai (PVG) Los Angeles (LAX) Delta Air Lines $1,073
Earn $10.73
Return Mon, Jun 9 Los Angeles (LAX) Shanghai (PVG) Delta Air Lines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in June from Shanghai to Los Angeles

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Jun 10 Shanghai (PVG) Los Angeles (LAX) Air China $937
Earn $9.37
Return Sun, Aug 24 Los Angeles (LAX) Shanghai (PVG) Air China

Best one-week trip in June from Shanghai to Los Angeles

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Jun 12 Shanghai (PVG) Los Angeles (LAX) American Airlines $1,043
Earn $10.43
Return Thu, Jun 19 Los Angeles (LAX) Shanghai (PVG) American Airlines
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July

Cheapest weekend flights in July from Shanghai to Los Angeles

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Jul 3 Shanghai (PVG) Los Angeles (LAX) Korean Air $1,394
Earn $13.94
Return Sat, Jul 5 Los Angeles (LAX) Shanghai (PVG) Korean Air

Lowest roundtrip airfare in July from Shanghai to Los Angeles

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Jul 3 Shanghai (PVG) Los Angeles (LAX) American Airlines $1,140
Earn $11.40
Return Thu, Jul 17 Los Angeles (LAX) Shanghai (PVG) American Airlines

Best one-week trip in July from Shanghai to Los Angeles

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Jul 3 Shanghai (PVG) Los Angeles (LAX) American Airlines $1,195
Earn $11.95
Return Thu, Jul 10 Los Angeles (LAX) Shanghai (PVG) American Airlines
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Find Cheap Flights from Shanghai to Los Angeles

Airports in Shanghai

The primary international airport serving the city of Shanghai is Shanghai Pudong International Airport. The airport is located about 20 miles east of the downtown area. Travelers looking for discount flights from Shanghai can search Orbitz.com for airlines departing from the airport. These include Aeromexico, Air Canada, Air China, Air France, Air India, American Airlines, and British Airways.

Parking at the Shanghai Airport

There are 218 parking spaces available at the airport. Off-site parking is also available and many parking lots offer buses or shuttle vans to the airport. Airport parking fees vary based upon the size of the car and the number of hours parked. Mini-type cars begin at 10 RMB for the first hour. Big-sized cars begin at 20 RMB for the first hour.

Transportation to the Shanghai Airport

Travelers departing from the Shanghai Airport can choose to take the Shanghai Maglev Train. The journey takes about eight minutes, and trains depart every 15 minutes. The cost of a standard ticket is usually 50 RMB. Other transportation options include the Shanghai Metro Line 2 for a cost of between 3 RMB and 10 RMB. The airport also operates its own bus line. Fees range between 2 RMB and 22 RMB based on distance.

Restaurants at the Shanghai Airport

Travelers looking to find a snack or breakfast before their flight from Shanghai can choose from a number of establishments. Two of the most well-known restaurants in the airport are Hong Fangzi Western Food Restaurant and Canglang Ting Restaurant. Travelers can find cheap flights from Shanghai quickly by searching Orbitz.com prior to traveling.

Los Angeles International Airport

Los Angeles is a popular destination for travel. Orbitz.com can help you find cheap flights to Los Angeles. The site features a search engine that looks at a variety of major airlines to locate low cost airfares. The Los Angeles International Airport sits 15 miles southwest of downtown Los Angeles on World Way. Many airlines service the Los Angeles Airport, including US Airways, Southwest, Virgin Atlantic, American Airlines, Delta and Continental. Orbitz.com can help travelers book the best deals.

Transportation from the Los Angeles International Airport

Travelers have a variety of options for ground transportation from the airport. The LAX shuttle offers transport to most major hotels in the area for a small charge. Public buses and light rail systems charge a flat fee depending on the destination. Rental cars can be obtained through Orbitz.com at discount prices, and taxis offer metered services throughout the city.

Weather in Los Angeles

Los Angeles boasts very mild climate year-round. Winter temperatures rarely go below 50°F. Summers average temperatures stay around 85°F.

Los Angeles Attractions

Los Angeles offers its visitors a wide variety of things to do. The Getty Center museum displays famous pieces by Van Gogh, Monet and Cezanne and features a botanical garden with flowers from the region. The Walt Disney concert hall provides symphonies and musical concerts throughout the year. The concert hall also houses a theater for dramatic productions. The Natural History Museum of Los Angeles features a dinosaur hall with three t-rex specimens and other dinosaur exhibits. Orbitz.com can help travelers locate the top sales on area attractions and cheap flights to Los Angeles, which is great for the budget traveler.

Interesting facts about flights from Shanghai to Los Angeles

    • 3 direct flights are operating from Shanghai to Los Angeles today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 11h 45m.
    • Air China flight 7211 (3:10 PM GMT, Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner Jet (210-250)) is today's earliest available flight from Shanghai to Los Angeles.
    • American Airlines flight 182 (4:35 PM GMT, Boeing 777) is today's latest available flight from Shanghai to Los Angeles.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from Shanghai to Los Angeles (American Airlines flight 182, Boeing 777) takes 11h 45m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from Shanghai to Los Angeles (American Airlines flight 182, Boeing 777) takes 11h 45m.
    • Flights from Hongqiao International Airport (SHA), Pudong International Airport (PVG) to Los Angeles Airport, El Segundo (LAX) are available for this route.

Aircraft options between Shanghai and Los Angeles

Equipment Carrier
Boeing 777 American Airlines
Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner Jet (210-250) Air China, United Airlines

Flight schedule for flights from Shanghai to Los Angeles on Sat, Apr 26, 2014

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
Delta Air Lines/Delta Air Lines DL296/DL284 PVG 9:05 AM LAX 9:40 AM 76W/744 15hr 35min
China Eastern Airlines/Delta Air Lines MU8763/DL284 PVG 8:50 AM LAX 9:40 AM 767/744 15hr 50min
China Eastern Airlines/Delta Air Lines MU523/DL284 PVG 9:10 AM LAX 9:40 AM 333/744 15hr 30min
Air China/Japan Airlines CA6659/JL7016 PVG 10:15 AM LAX 9:55 AM 777/777 14hr 40min
Air China/Japan Airlines CA929/JL7016 PVG 9:55 AM LAX 9:55 AM 321/777 15hr 0min
Delta Air Lines/Japan Airlines DL296/JL7016 PVG 9:05 AM LAX 9:55 AM 76W/777 15hr 50min
Japan Airlines/Japan Airlines JL872/JL7016 PVG 9:00 AM LAX 9:55 AM 767/777 15hr 55min
China Eastern Airlines/Japan Airlines MU8763/JL7016 PVG 8:50 AM LAX 9:55 AM 767/777 16hr 5min
China Eastern Airlines/Japan Airlines MU523/JL7016 PVG 9:10 AM LAX 9:55 AM 333/777 15hr 45min
All Nippon Airways/Japan Airlines NH922/JL7016 PVG 10:15 AM LAX 9:55 AM 777/777 14hr 40min
All Nippon Airways/Japan Airlines NH5712/JL7016 PVG 9:55 AM LAX 9:55 AM 321/777 15hr 0min
Air China/American Airlines CA6659/AA170 PVG 10:15 AM LAX 10:00 AM 777/777 14hr 45min
Air China/American Airlines CA929/AA170 PVG 9:55 AM LAX 10:00 AM 321/777 15hr 5min