Flights from Boston to Shanghai, China

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Boston to Shanghai Last modified: Sep 19, 2023 12:16 -04:00

We've scanned 109,155,000 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Shanghai. Multiple Airlines & Turkish frequently offer the best deals to Shanghai flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Multiple Airlines
Wed 11/8
1 stop
Wed 11/15
1 stop
Wed 1/3
1 stop
Mon 1/22
1 stop
Multiple Airlines
Thu 1/11
2 stops
Sat 1/27
2 stops
Thu 1/11
2 stops
Sat 1/27
2 stops
Multiple Airlines
Sat 11/4
2 stops
Tue 11/14
2 stops
Virgin Atlantic
Wed 11/1
1 stop
Wed 11/8
1 stop

How Much is a Flight from Boston to Shanghai?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Boston to Shanghai, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $1,439.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Boston to Shanghai?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Boston to Shanghai based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Boston to Shanghai?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Boston to Shanghai.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $1,830 $1,665
7-14 days $1,830 $1,802
14-21 days $1,906 $1,257
21-30 days $2,032 $1,228
30-60 days $2,440 $1,228
60-90 days $2,440 $1,415
90+ days $1,100 $1,366

Cheapest Day To Fly from Boston to Shanghai

We've examined 215,181,508 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Boston to Shanghai is Monday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

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Compare Flight Prices from Boston to Shanghai by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Boston to Shanghai flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Boston Shanghai Multiple Airlines 9/19/23 9/26/23 0 $1,583
October Boston Shanghai Multiple Airlines 10/22/23 11/7/23 1 $1,228
November Boston Shanghai Multiple Airlines 11/8/23 11/15/23 1 $1,228
December Boston Shanghai Turkish 12/3/23 12/11/23 1 $1,415
January Boston Shanghai Multiple Airlines 1/29/24 2/15/24 2 $1,376
February Boston Shanghai Multiple Airlines 2/1/24 2/15/24 2 $1,376
March Boston Shanghai Cathay 3/11/24 3/27/24 1 $1,366
April Boston Shanghai Multiple Airlines 4/8/24 4/22/24 2 $1,391

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Boston to Shanghai

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Boston to Shanghai. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

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1 2 3 4 5 6 7
$1,879 $2,019
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
$2,019 $1,879
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
$1,879 $1,455
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
$1,455 $1,642
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Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Boston to Shanghai

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Boston to Shanghai is $1,560.

The average price for direct flights from Boston to Shanghai is $1,583.

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Boston to Shanghai

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Boston to Shanghai. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Boston to Shanghai is $839.

The average price for round trip flights from Boston to Shanghai is $1,541.

Boston to Shanghai Flight Questions

Boston to Shanghai Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Boston and Shanghai. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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Cheap International Flights from Boston - BOS Last modified: Sep 27, 2023 11:06 -04:00

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