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Our Covid-19 Travel Advisor will answer all your questions about quarantine and travel restrictions when catching a flight from Houston, TX (IAH-George Bush Intercontinental) to Shanghai (PVG-Pudong Intl.).
Flying from IAH to Shanghai Pudong International Airport? Breaking up the trip is your one and only option as there are currently no airlines that service this route directly. However, United Airlines, Lufthansa and EVA Air offer the closest thing — a flight with just one stopover.
Move around the cabin, have a nap and sip on water. They're just a few smart things you should do on your Houston to Shanghai journey. The quickest flight time is 19 hours and 19 minutes, so remember to follow these steps to avoid jet lag.
With a typical flight time of 19 hours and 23 minutes, traveling from George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) to Shanghai Pudong Airport is no quick spin around the block. Be ready for some long hours in your seat and contemplate using your air miles to upgrade.
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 Shanghai (PVG-Pudong Intl.) 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.
In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Shanghai (PVG-Pudong Intl.) 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.
You'll need to make at least one stopover if you're on your way from Houston Airport to PVG. Right now, there are no airlines that have nonstop flights on this route.
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