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Los Angeles Flight Information

Traveling FromShanghai
Origin Airport IATA CodeSHA
Traveling ToLos Angeles
Destination Airport IATA CodeQLA
Number of Airlines Serving
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FAQs about flights from Shanghai to Los Angeles

Is there a direct flight between Shanghai and Los Angeles?

China Eastern Airlines or United Airlines? Or one of the other 4 airlines flying straight from Shanghai Airport (PVG-Pudong Intl.) to Los Angeles, CA Airport (LAX-Los Angeles Intl.)? That's what you'll need to decide to book your seat. With so many options, you're bound to find a carrier that jibes with your travel plans.

How long is a direct flight from Shanghai to Los Angeles?

You'll be cruising the skies for an average of 11 hours and 51 minutes when flying the 6,462 miles between Shanghai and Los Angeles. But if the weather's good, you could be landing in just 11 hours and 15 minutes. If you'd prefer a direct flight, check out the deals from United Airlines or China Eastern Airlines.

What are the best airports for Shanghai to Los Angeles flights?

If you're not sure how to venture from Shanghai to Los Angeles, here are the routes with the most services:

  • Shanghai Airport (PVG-Pudong Intl.) to Los Angeles, CA Airport (LAX-Los Angeles Intl.) - 70 flights per week
  • Shanghai Airport (SHA-Hongqiao Intl.) to Los Angeles, CA Airport (LAX-Los Angeles Intl.) - 27 flights per week
  • Shanghai Airport (PVG-Pudong Intl.) to Burbank, CA Airport (BUR-Bob Hope) - 19 flights per week
What are some of the most popular airlines flying from Shanghai to Los Angeles?

Every airline is different. If you're jetting from Shanghai to Los Angeles, select your seat from one of the best six air carriers which provide flights on this route:

  • United Airlines with 264 flights every month.
  • China Eastern Airlines with 174 flights every month.
  • Delta Air Lines with 140 flights every month.
  • Air China with 81 flights every month.
  • American Airlines with 12 flights every month.
  • China Southern Airlines with 11 flights every month.
How many flights are there from Shanghai to Los Angeles?

You've got plenty of choice when it comes to flying from Shanghai to Los Angeles. With 10 flights running every day, the time to escape is up to you.

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Refunds/changes/cancellations: Itinerary changes, if permitted for the fare, will have a £25.00 / 45.00 Euro service fee charged by ebookers, plus any airline fare and tax increase that may be applicable.

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