United Airlines $535 San Francisco to Shanghai, AA and DL $591

There are several discount fares on multiple airlines for routes from California to China. One of the best deals is $535 round trip San Francisco SFO to Shanghai PVG on United Airlines flying nonstop flights. These $535 round trip tickets are available for departures from February 25 through March 17. Fares before and after are as low as $576 round trip for departures into mid-April, then rise to $606 for departures through mid-June.

American Airlines and Delta Airlines have low $591 fares for departures into April 2016. Skyteam Alliance airlines China Eastern and China Southern have $543 fares for many dates.

American Airlines also has $600 fares from Los Angeles to Shanghai with nonstop flights, however United Airlines low fares from LAX-PVG are $661 round trip and Delta Air Lines prices at $676 round trip.

United Airlines  San Francisco SFO – Shanghai PVG (nonstop flights)

$534.86  Monday March 7 – Monday March 14, 2016

SFO-PVG $535 UA Mar7-14

United Airlines base fare = $459.00 for miles earning.

American Airlines  San Francisco SFO – Los Angeles LAX – Shanghai PVG

$590.46  Wednesday April 13 – Wednesday April 20

SFO-PVG AA $591 Apr 13-20

SFO-LAX-PVG-LAX-SFO = 13,959 flight miles for AAdvantage elite members or 13,644 flight miles for AAdvantage members without elite status. SFO-LAX is 337 miles and elite members earn 500 minimum miles per segment.

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About Ric Garrido

Ric Garrido of Monterey, California started Loyalty Traveler in 2006 for traveler education on hotel and air travel, primarily using frequent flyer and frequent guest loyalty programs for bargain travel. Loyalty Traveler joined BoardingArea.com in 2008.

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