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Airfares from $664 One Way, $1,077 Round Trip from Shanghai to New York

Prices starting at $1,077 for return flights and $664 for one-way flights to New York were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Fly from Shanghai to New York City

Take a trip to the other side of the world for your next vacation. While Shanghai, China's most populous city, is a hub of commerce, finance, media, and technology, New York offers a Western perspective on metropolitan life and culture. Locating flights from Shanghai to New York City is simple on, where you can also search for great rates on rental cars, hotel rooms, and more.

Departing Shanghai

International flights will depart from Shanghai Pudong International Airport, situated about 19 miles east of the city. Bus and rail services are available from Shanghai to the airport, or you may choose to hire a taxi for approximately CNY 150; expect the trip to take around 50 minutes. Parking is available for those who choose to drive to the airport, and dozens of eateries in the terminal allow you to grab a quick snack or meal before you board your flight.

Arriving in New York City

Located on the East Coast of the United States, New York City is home to over 8 million people. Most international flights arrive at John F. Kennedy International Airport in Queens, about 20 miles from midtown Manhattan. From the airport, you can rent a car, hire a taxi, or take public transit to your final destination. New York experiences mild weather with distinct seasons. Temperatures in the summer months can soar to 85 degrees Fahrenheit and beyond, and the winter months frequently see temperatures of 25 degrees Fahrenheit or lower. Spring and fall are the best times to visit, with milder temperatures and lower humidity. While you are in New York, be sure to visit the Empire State Building, see a Broadway show in Times Square, and shop until you drop up and down Fifth Avenue. Central Park is a great place for an afternoon picnic, and both the Central Park Zoo and the Bronx Zoo are wonderful fun for families with children.

Plan Your Trip to New York

Getting away and seeing a different part of the world is simple when you turn to Take advantage of the site to search for low-fare flights from Shanghai to New York, discounts on hotel accommodations, bargain rental car rates, and special offers for local events and attractions.

Frequently asked questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Shanghai to New York now?
Go right to our Covid-19 Travel Advisor for the most comprehensive information on quarantine requirements and travel restrictions when catching a flight from Shanghai to New York.
Are there non-stop flights from Shanghai to New York?
China Eastern Airlines flies directly from Shanghai to New York, so all you need to do is sit back and relax until you touchdown at John F. Kennedy Intl. Airport (JFK).
What is the shortest flight from Shanghai to New York?
Lasting at least 15 hours and 55 minutes, the trip from Shanghai to New York is classed as a long-haul flight. Try to catch a few hours of sleep throughout the journey to help prevent jet lag.
What airlines fly from Shanghai to New York most frequently?
If you’re looking for the airline that offers the most flights from Shanghai to New York, China Eastern Airlines is your best bet. This respected carrier operates 8 flights along this route per month.
If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to New York?
We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it’s good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to New York have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you’ll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.
Are there flights to New York with flexible change policies?
In most cases you’ll have the option to reschedule your flight to New York without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the “no change fees” filter and book with confidence.
What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?
Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2021 shows that Monday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Tuesday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.
What is the cheapest month to fly?
We won’t keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data from 2021, the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all in the shortest month of the year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is during the height of summer in July, and in the holiday month of December.*According to flight demand on from January to December 2021. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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