A good fare to Shanghai.

Must purchase by tonight.

Shanghai, China – Photo: Luca Casartelli via Flickr, used under Creative Commons License (By 2.0)

Sample Travel Date:

  • Sample via United
  • September 28th – October 8th, 2018
    • This is a sample date. See below for more available travel dates

Fare Availability:

  • Valid for travel from late-September 2018 – early-December 2018 and from late-January 2019 – early-June 2019. Must purchase at least 3 days in advance of departure and by September 24th, 2018 — TODAY!

Note: This fare is valid at the time of posting. If this post is more than two days old, the fare is most likely gone.

How to Search for Availability:

  • Use ITA Software Matrix Airfare Search and use the following search criteria:
    • Departing from: MSP
    • Outbound Advanced Routing Code:
      • Textbox 1: ua+
      • Textbox 2: f bc=G

        • For travel via American, enter: 
          • Textbox 1: aa+
          • Textbox 2: f bc=O
    • Destination: PVG
    • Return Advanced Routing Code: 
      • Textbox 1: ua+
      • Textbox 2: f bc=G

        • For travel via American, enter: 
          • Textbox 1: aa+
          • Textbox 2: f bc=O
    • Click on the “Advanced Routing Codes” link to enable advanced routing code input
    • Select “See calendar of lowest fares”
    • Enter departure date
    • Length of stay: 3-10
      • The maximum search range is 7 days, so enter ranges in this format: 0-7, 3-10, 5-12, etc.

The ITA search page should look like the following when all values are inputted.

You cannot buy tickets through ITA. To buy tickets, follow our instructions below in the “How to Buy Airline Tickets” section.

Fare Class:

  • United: G
  • American: O

Elite Qualifying Dollars:

  • $362.00

Sample Routing:

  • MSP – ORD (Chicago) – PVG (Shanghai) – ORD – MSP

Sample Mileage:

  • Miles Flown: 14,744 miles or 2.8 cents per mile
  • Elite Qualifying Miles: 14,744 miles
  • Redeemable Miles: 1,810 miles

How to Buy Airline Tickets:

  • Support us by using our Priceline link to book with dates found on ITA Software Matrix Airfare Search.


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