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Cheapest Flights from Shanghai to Chicago (PVG to ORD)

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Interesting Facts About Flights from Shanghai to Chicago (PVG to ORD)

Question : Best case scenario, how quickly can someone get from PVG to ORD?
Answer : American Airlines can get you there in 13 hours and 10 minutes. So, if you were to leave Shanghai at 6:20 PM CST, you would arrive in Chicago at 5:30 PM CDT (remember, there is a time change of 14 hours).

Question : What day in the next four weeks has the best fares?
Answer : As of Mar 20th, the cheapest day to fly from Shanghai to Chicago is Mar 28th. Tickets are currently being sold for $467, which is 42% below the average price for this route.

Question : Is the price you found a good deal?
Answer : Prices for this trip tend to fluctuate a lot more than other flights from China. They can vary anywhere from $467 to $3,943. However, the sooner you book, the more you'll be able to save.

Question : What is the cheapest round-trip ticket you can get to Chicago?
Answer : American Airlines is the leader in keeping costs down for their passengers over the next three months. Bookings are being made at just $467, which is quite a deal when compared to the high-end bookings of $3,943.

Question : If punctuality is required for you to book a flight, which airline is your best bet?
Answer : United Airlines holds the best record for flights from PVG to ORD with an 82% on-time rate. If they are late for some reason, expect it to be a 30-minute delay, as that’s the average.

Question : How long do most people visit Chicago?
Answer : Of course you're not most people, but if you were, you'd stay roughly 45 days.

Question : Can you cut down on flight costs by changing the day of the week you travel to Chicago?
Answer : Monday is your cheapest day to fly in April. Being flexible with your travel days garners even more savings during booking.

Question : Should you be aware of any airlines that have a reputation of delayed arrivals for this route?
Answer : China Eastern Airlines is delayed on 31% of flights from Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG) to O'Hare International Airport (ORD) at the moment. If you’re on China Eastern Airlines, be sure to sign up for the delay notifications to stay up to date with your flight’s status.

Question : How often are flights late from Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG) to O'Hare International Airport (ORD)?
Answer : The Shanghai to Chicago route has a 78% on-time rate, ranking in the 61st percentile worldwide in getting their passengers to their destinations on schedule. When there is a delay, it averages 28 minutes.

Question : What's the likelihood of you being delayed on this route?
Answer : The best measurement of overall promptness combines both on-time percentage and total delay minutes. PVG to ORD currently has 3 stars out of 5, an average performance at best.

Question : On a daily basis, how many different flight times are available from Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG) to O'Hare International Airport (ORD)?
Answer : Of course the day of the week matters, but on average, three different flight times exist when you fly from PVG to ORD. You won't have as many options on this route as most others departing China.

Question : If having the most departure times is important to you, is there a particular day that offers the most options?
Answer : When you’re flying from PVG to ORD, the day with the most flight times is Saturday, with three different options. The day of the week with the least amount of options is Thursday with only two different times.

Question : If traveling from PVG to ORD, how long can you expect to be in the air?
Answer : When flying from PVG to ORD, it will take 13 hours and 37 minutes on average.