Question : In the next four weeks, what day should you book your trip?
Answer : Mar 23rd has seen bookings (as of Feb 20th) as cheap as $785. That comes in 54% below the average price for this route. Saving now means you'll have more cash in your hand for the trip.
Question : Do prices fluctuate more for this route than others?
Answer : Flight prices fluctuate a lot more than the majority of routes from the United States for MSY to SHA. They vary anywhere from $785 to $3,680. Prices tend to be lower the further out you book.
Question : How long do most people stay in Shanghai?
Answer : Of course you're not most people, but if you were, you'd stay roughly eight days.
Question : Can you cut down on flight costs by changing the day of the week you travel to Shanghai?
Answer : The lowest-cost day to fly in March is Friday. Flexibility is paramount when booking travel plans in order to keep travel costs down.