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Tips to know when travelling to Shanghai

Travelers usually depart from John F. Kennedy International, Newark Liberty International, LaGuardia, New York, NY - Penn Station, or New York Stewart International Airport when they travel from New York to Shanghai. Book your trip to arrive at Shanghai Pudong International, or Shanghai Hongqiao International. The most popular airlines for this route are United Airlines, Hainan Airlines, Air Canada, Xiamen Airlines, and Delta Air Lines. New York and Shanghai have 169 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Shanghai, consider visiting The Bund, Shanghai, China, and Chongming.

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Check-in for a flight from New York to Shanghai

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
United AirlinesUALUAYesNo
Hainan AirlinesCHHHUYesNo
Air CanadaACAACYesNo
Xiamen AirlinesCXAMFYesNo
Delta Air LinesDALDLYesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight

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What are the most popular routes to and from New York?
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What are the most popular routes to and from Shanghai?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Shanghai and Beijing, Los Angeles, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, San Francisco, Tokyo, Bangkok, Xi'an, Chengdu, Taipei, Hong Kong, Singapore, Chicago, Seoul, Phuket City, Manila, Washington, D.C., Osaka, Wuhan, Boston.
Which airports are there in New York?
New York is mainly served by Newark Liberty International. But there are other airports nearby, including John F. Kennedy International, LaGuardia, New York Stewart International Airport.
What airports are near New York?
The main airport in New York is Newark Liberty International. It is also served by Philadelphia International, Bradley International, T. F. Green, Trenton–Mercer, Long Island MacArthur, Albany International, Harrisburg International, Atlantic City International, Lehigh Valley International, Westchester County.
What airports are near Shanghai?
The main airport in Shanghai is Shanghai Pudong International. It is also served by Hangzhou Xiaoshan International, Ningbo Lishe International, Zhoushan Putuoshan, Changzhou Benniu, Nantong Xingdong, Sunan Shuofang International, Yangzhou Taizhou International.
What buses and trains depart from New York?
A number of bus and train companies depart from New York, including Amtrak train, Greyhound.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between New York and Shanghai?
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What is Virtual Interlining and how do I use it?
Virtual Interlining provides a revolutionary way of traveling. You can combine different modes of transport like flights, trains, and buses into one itinerary. And this often saves money. Thanks to the world's largest carrier database, the Kiwi.com search function enables anyone to mix and match different modes of transport easily.
Which airlines fly between New York and Shanghai?
Currently, you can fly between New York and Shanghai with United Airlines, Hainan Airlines, Air Canada, Xiamen Airlines, Delta Air Lines.
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