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Prices starting at $779 for return flights and $538 for one-way flights to Pudong Intl. 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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If you're wondering about quarantine requirements and travel restrictions when traveling by plane from San Francisco, CA Airport (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) to Shanghai Airport (PVG-Pudong Intl.), go right to the Covid-19 Travel Advisor.
We're about to make your upcoming getaway even better. United Airlines flies nonstop from San Francisco, CA Airport (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) to Shanghai Airport (PVG-Pudong Intl.), so you'll be touching down and starting your unforgettable adventure before you know it.
The journey from San Francisco to Shanghai is a long-haul flight. Indeed, the fastest flight time possible from San Francisco Intl. Airport (SFO) to Pudong Intl. Airport (PVG) is a lengthy 18 hours and 59 minutes. Try to get some sleep throughout the journey to arrive feeling refreshed and keep jet lag at bay.
There's no need to be apprehensive about the 19 hours and 3 minutes that you'll be in the air between SFO and Shanghai Pudong Airport. It may be a long journey, but a few movies, a thrilling novel and a decent snooze will help make the time cruise by.
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 Airport (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 Airport (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.
With 19 flights per month from San Francisco to Shanghai, United Airlines will fly you to your destination in comfort and style.
When I got the call that my step-father passed away while I was traveling the gate agents were so nice and all the flight attendants as well. Thanks United for the wonderful service!
The entertainment system had bad sound quality (I tried several earphones) so I watched movies on my ipad.
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Refunds/changes/cancellations: Itinerary changes, if permitted for the fare, will have a $30 service fee charged by Orbitz. Additional airline charges may apply.
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