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Cheap Flights from Shanghai to San Francisco $531.36

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Cheapest Flights from Shanghai to San Francisco (PVG to SFO)

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Interesting Facts About Flights from Shanghai to San Francisco (PVG to SFO)

Question : Which airline can you expect delays with on this route?
Answer : United Airlines flights from PVG to SFO are delayed 84% of the time. If you should choose this airline, be sure to track the flight status to stay on top of the departure time.

Question : Looking for the cheapest flight over the next 30 days?
Answer : Since low prices are preferred, look at December 20th. As of December 5th, the cheapest ticket sales are coming in 18% below the average price for this route, so you can spend that extra money on a fun experience in San Francisco.

Question : Do some days of the week have more flight times than others?
Answer : With 45 total flight time options, Wednesday provides the most flexibility from PVG to SFO. The day with the least number of times is Sunday with 38 options.

Question : Is price more important than specific travel days for you?
Answer : The cheapest day to fly in December is Wednesday. Flexibility is paramount when booking travel plans in order to keep costs down.

Question : Is this route your best bet for getting to San Francisco with minimal delays?
Answer : Using the combined on-time percentage and average delay breakdown, Shanghai to San Francisco currently has a 0.6 out of a possible 5 star rating. A 0.6 rating means you should plan on being extra flexible with your arrival plans.