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SFO (San Francisco) to PVG (Shanghai) Flights $473.42

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

Question : If punctuality is required for you to book a flight, which airline is your best bet?
Answer : China Eastern Airlines holds the best record for flights from SFO to PVG with a 92% on-time rate. If they are late for some reason though, the average delay is about half an hour.

Question : Would you be willing to change your travel days if it saved you money?
Answer : The lowest-cost day to fly in August is Wednesday. Having flexibility in your travel plans means you can save more, so be sure to plan ahead when possible.

Question : What day has the most flight time options?
Answer : Saturday has the greatest variety of flight times for San Francisco to Shanghai with three. Note that the day with the most flight time options for all flights departing from the United States is Sunday with 5,738.

Question : How does San Francisco to Shanghai stack up against the rest of the world in overall promptness?
Answer : The best measurement of overall promptness combines both on-time percentage and total delay minutes. SFO to PVG currently has 2 stars out of 5, earning it a far below-average performance compared to the rest of the world.

Question : Looking for the cheapest flight over the next 30 days?
Answer : As of Jul 17th, the best day for booking to Shanghai (PVG) is Aug 17th. It costs $552, which is 61% below this route's average price.

Question : What is the fastest flight from SFO to PVG?
Answer : The shortest direct flight is 13 hours and 20 minutes via United Airlines. If you catch the 1:25 PM PDT departure, you'll arrive at 6:45 PM CST (remember, there is a 16-hour time difference).

Question : Who struggles with getting their passengers to Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG) on time?
Answer : United Airlines is delayed on 47% of flights from San Francisco International Airport (SFO) to Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG) at the moment. If you’re on United Airlines, be sure to sign up for the delay notifications to stay up to date with your flight’s status.