Cheap flights from Vancouver to Shanghai

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Vancouver (YVR) to Shanghai

All the information you need to plan the best YVR to PVG flight in 2021: compare Vancouver to Shanghai flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Shanghai.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Vancouver to Shanghai?

To save on the cost of your flight from Vancouver to Shanghai, book at least 61 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 30% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from C$ 1,030 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as C$ 1,115.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Vancouver to Shanghai?

The best pricing can be found in the month of September. Prices to Shanghai from Vancouver average C$ 980. You can even find prices in September for less than C$ 980, as users have found deals to Shanghai from as low as C$ 605. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Shanghai from Vancouver. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 69%.

Cheap flights from Vancouver to Shanghai in May, June 2021

The best prices found for YVR to Shanghai flights for May, June
10 Jun - 10 Sep
C$ 1,496pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl
10 Jun - 8 Sep
C$ 1,500pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl
10 Jun - 7 Sep
C$ 1,504pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl

Vancouver to Shanghai 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Shanghai from Vancouver found for this year
21 Nov - 27 Dec
C$ 901pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Philippine Airlines
 
1 STOP
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Philippine Airlines
 
1 STOP
YVR
Vancouver Intl
6 Dec - 9 Dec
C$ 1,038pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Air Canada
Direct
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Air Canada
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl
17 Nov - 21 Nov
C$ 1,048pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Air Canada
Direct
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Air Canada
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl

Last minute flights from Vancouver to Shanghai

Late deals on round-trip flights to Shanghai from Vancouver, departing today and this week
19 May - 23 May
C$ 2,203pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl
19 May - 23 May
C$ 2,555pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
PVG
Shanghai Pu Dong
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
YVR
Vancouver Intl
19 May - 23 May
C$ 4,367pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SHA
Shanghai Hongqiao Intl
SHA
Shanghai Hongqiao Intl
XiamenAir
 
1 STOP
YVR
Vancouver Intl

One-way flights to Shanghai from Vancouver

The cheapest one-way flights from Vancouver to Shanghai
8:35 p.m. - 2:40 a.m.
Air Canada
1 stop
15h 05m
YVR - PVG
Air Canada
C$ 884
Kiwi.com
10:20 p.m. - 6:50 a.m.
China Airlines
1 stop
17h 30m
YVR - PVG
China Airlines
C$ 980
Travelocity
9:50 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.
Japan Airlines
2 stops
55h 10m
YVR - PVG
Japan Airlines
C$ 1,009
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Flight FAQs

From Vancouver to Shanghai

Can I find flights from Vancouver to Shanghai for under C$ 1,089 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Vancouver to Shanghai for under C$ 1,089. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just C$ 1,079, but on average you can expect to pay C$ 1,424.

Which airlines flying from Vancouver to Shanghai have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

China Eastern, Air Canada, and Hong Kong Airlines are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Are there direct flights from Vancouver to Shanghai for under C$ 1,089 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Vancouver to Shanghai, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Are there last-minute flights available from Vancouver to Shanghai for under C$ 2,299?

There are currently 6+ open flights from Vancouver to Shanghai within the next 7 days for less than C$ 2,299.

Is Vancouver weather warmer or cooler than Shanghai?

Temperatures around the 32 °C's can be experienced in July. The weather in Shanghai is hotter than in Vancouver. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Vancouver to Shanghai?

The most popular airlines flying from Vancouver to Shanghai are Air Canada, EVA Air and Air China. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the cheapest flights from Vancouver to Shanghai?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Vancouver to Shanghai? While on average our users pay C$ 1,264, our data indicates the cheapest price to be C$ 291. The most popular route (Vancouver Intl - Shanghai Hongqiao Intl), is priced around C$ 1,262.

How long is the flight from Vancouver to Shanghai?

Air China and XiamenAir can get you from Vancouver to Shanghai in just under 15h 10m. Your travel time can differ by up to 2h 40m. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both direct flights and flights with stops.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Vancouver to Shanghai round-trip?

Our cheapest airline available from Vancouver to Shanghai is Air China. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as C$ 1,238 on this airline. An additional option worth looking into is Japan Airlines, starting at C$ 1,453.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Vancouver to Shanghai one-way?

For one-way options, check prices for Air China. According to our data, you can fly for as low as C$ 777. Users have also found prices from C$ 884 and C$ 980 on Air China and Air Canada, respectively.

Destination information for Shanghai

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Vancouver to Shanghai.
Today's exchange rate
C$ 1 = ¥5.32
Average temperature for May in Shanghai
25.0 °C
Avg rainfall for May in Shanghai
17.0 mm

Airports servicing Vancouver

Vancouver Intl (YVR)
Vancouver Coal Harbour (CXH)

Top 10 airlines flying from Vancouver to Shanghai

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Vancouver to Shanghai choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
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China Southern
C$ 336 C$ 459 No cancel fee 69%

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United Airlines
C$ 388 C$ 508 No cancel fee 69%
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Hong Kong Airlines
C$ 317 C$ 511 No cancel fee 65%

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XiamenAir
C$ 332 C$ 517 No cancel fee 49%

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Delta
C$ 457 C$ 566 No cancel fee N/A
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Air Canada
C$ 418 C$ 612 No cancel fee 67%
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Air China
C$ 421 C$ 625 No cancel fee 67%
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China Eastern
C$ 393 C$ 655 No cancel fee 62%

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EVA Air
C$ 611 C$ 931 No cancel fee 74%
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Cathay Pacific
C$ 784 C$ 1,006 No cancel fee 72%
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