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Find The Best Dates To Fly from San Francisco Intl. to Pudong Intl.

Amazing SFO to PVG Flight Deals

The cheapest flights to Pudong Intl. found within the past 7 days were $1,030 round trip and $662 one way. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

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Frequently asked questions

Can I catch a flight from SFO to Shanghai Pudong International Airport right now?
For info on any present Shanghai Pudong Airport quarantine requirements and travel advice, go to our Covid-19 Travel Advisor. Check before you arrange your flight, so you don’t get caught up.
Are there direct flights from San Francisco Intl. Airport (SFO) to PVG?
If you need to get as quickly as possible from San Francisco Airport to Shanghai Pudong Airport, have a look at EVA Air, Korean Air and Cathay Pacific. No airlines provide direct flights between the two cities, so you’ll have to make at least one stopover.
If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I change my booking to a later date?
For more info about changing your flight to Pudong Intl. Airport (PVG), please visit our Customer Service Portal.
How long is the flight from San Francisco Intl. Airport (SFO) to PVG?
The travel time between San Francisco and China is typically about 18 hours and 13 minutes — long enough to disrupt anyone’s body clock. Consider the differences in time zones and be sure to get some sleep on this long-haul flight to avoid jet lag.
What is the flight distance from San Francisco Airport to PVG?
You will have traversed 6,100 mi by the time you’ve left San Francisco Intl. Airport (SFO) and made a smooth touchdown at Pudong Intl. Airport (PVG). We suggest you bring lots to while away the time — it’s going to be a long flight.
What airlines fly from San Francisco Airport to PVG?
As it stands, no single airline flies direct to Shanghai Pudong International Airport from San Francisco Intl. Airport (SFO). Heading over there involves one stopover at least. Secure your ticket well ahead of time to score the best connections and price.
What airlines have practices regarding COVID-19 in place and use social distancing?
From the moment you enter the departure terminal to when you leave the arrivals terminal, if you’re flying with China Eastern Airlines, Juneyao Airlines or Shanghai Airlines you can be sure that COVID-19 measures and social distancing rules have been adhered to. Many airlines have introduced capped capacity flights and keeping the middle seat empty.
What is the best day to buy a plane ticket?
This just in! Airfares offered on Thursdays tend to be the cheapest, according to flight demand on Travelocity in 2021. Tuesday and Wednesday prices are also good, but you may want to prepare your budget if booking during the weekend, as data shows that is when prices are generally at their highest.
What are the cheapest days to fly?
Frequent travelers may already know this, but earlier in the week can be the cheapest time to fly. In 2021, flights departing on a Monday were generally the cheapest of the week, whereas you may pay a premium for weekend flights when demand is usually high. On average, tickets were most expensive for Saturday departures, so if you need to fly out on a weekend, you might look for deals ahead of time.
How far in advance can you book a flight?
Trying to figure out how early you should book your flight? It’s possible to start comparing international airfares on Travelocity up to 12 months in advance. However, it does depend on the carrier as not all airlines release their prices that far out. According to our 2021 flight demand trends, last minute planners can still bag a bargain with some of the cheapest fares appearing 0-2 weeks prior to their travel dates.*According to flight demand on Travelocity.com from January to December 2021. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

 

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Route Info

Flight path for flights from San Francisco International Airport to Shanghai Pudong International Airport.

Distance:
6,916.00 miles

Discover our best flights from San Francisco SFO to Shanghai PVG. 

With 20 airlines to choose from on Travelocity, you can easily find the best option for you. Use our filters to sort by price, compare airlines, and find the most convenient flight times. 

 

Find our best return flights from San Francisco SFO to Shanghai PVG at the right price  

Airfares to Shanghai PVG from San Francisco SFO currently cost between $1,030 and $1,250. It’s usually cheaper to book a round trip than two separate one-way flights. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply. 

 

Book one-way flights from San Francisco SFO to Shanghai PVG 

If you want to be flexible about when you return, or keep your travel options open ended, a one-way flight could be just the ticket! You’ll find one-way airfares from San Francisco SFO to Shanghai PVG on Travelocity starting at $662. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply. 

 

Get to Shanghai PVG from San Francisco SFO quicker with direct flights. 

Get to Shanghai faster, without the hassle of changing planes and moving baggage, by booking a direct flight. Expect your direct flight to PVG from SFO to take around hour(s) min(s).  

 

Find our cheapest airfares for flights from San Francisco SFO to Shanghai PVG

Find cheap flight deals by using our search filters to sort results starting with the lowest price airfares to PVG from SFO. Our Price Match Promise means if you find a lower rate on Travelocity.com or on another US-based website within 24 hours of booking, we’ll credit or refund the difference.  

 

Get our best airfare deals for your flight from San Francisco SFO to Shanghai PVG today 

If you’re flexible about when you travel, May is usually the cheapest month to fly from San Francisco SFO to Shanghai PVG. If you need to be more specific, search by date and arrival and departure times.Then, compare prices across different airlines, and sort results by lowest price first. 

 

Book flexible airline tickets for flights to Shanghai PVG from San Francisco SFO 

Some airlines let you change your travel dates without charging a fee. Use our ‘no change fee’ filter to see which flights to PVG from SFO have this option.  

 

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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.