Airfare of the Day: China Southern Airlines BUSINESS CLASS Vancouver BC (YVR), Canada to Shanghai (PVG/SHA), PRC from $1,856/CA$2,400/CN¥11,906Round Trip

Today’s Airfare of the Day goes to China Southern Airlines and their weekend business class excursion round trip fares between Vancouver and Shanghai.

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Fare Details:

  • Fare: China Southern (CZ) IWZRCC/IXZRCC YVR to SHA
  • Booking class: I (business class)
  • Price: from $1,856 (from $1,562 Base Fare + Taxes & Surcharges).
  • Day/Time restrictions: do not apply.
  • Seasonal restrictions: do not apply.
  • Flight restrictions: the fare component must include travel on any CZ flight operated by CZ.
  • Advanced reservation/Ticketing restrictions: reservations are required for all sectors.
  • Minimum stay requirements: travel from last stopover must commence no earlier than 7 days after departure of the first international sector.
  • Maximum stay requirements: travel from last stopover must commence no later than 3 months after departure of the first international sector.
  • Stopovers: 2 stopovers permitted on the pricing unit limited to 1 free and 1 at CAD 100.00.
  • Transfers: unlimited transfers permitted on the pricing unit.
  • Blackout dates: inbound – travel is not permitted 26JUN 18 through 14AUG 18 or 15AUG 18 through 07SEP 18 or 29SEP 18 through 01OCT 18 or 29DEC 18 through 31DEC 18 or 01JAN 19 through 08JAN 19 or 09JAN 19 through 12JAN 19 or 26JAN 19 through 05FEB 19. Outbound – travel is not permitted 22JUN 18 through 03JUL 18 or 05OCT 18 through 14OCT 18 or 11DEC 18 through 23DEC 18 or 09FEB 19 through 20FEB 19.
  • Travel restrictions: valid for travel commencing departure of outbound transpacific sector on/after 01JUN 18 and on/before 20JAN 19.
  • Sales restrictions: tickets must be issued on CZ. Tickets must be issued on/after 01JUN 18 and on/before 30JUN 18.
  • Cancellations: charge CAD 200.00 for cancel/refund.
  • Changes: charge CAD 100.00 for reissue/revalidation.

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The following accruals were estimated using wheretocredit calculator for YVR-CAN-PVG round trip travel on CZ marketed and operated flights without considering any elite status bonuses or ongoing promotions.

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