Flight Schedule
Gateway
Departure - Arrival Cities
Flight Number
Departure Time
Arrival Time
San Francisco (SFO)
San Francisco (SFO) to Shanghai (PVG)
MU590
12:00pm
6:05pm (next day)
Shanghai (PVG) to Beijing (PEK)
MU5186
9:15pm
11:50pm
Shanghai (PVG) to San Francisco (SFO)
MU589
2:25pm
9:30am (same day)
Los Angeles (LAX)
Los Angeles (LAX) to Shanghai (PVG)
MU578
12:00am
6:10am (next day)
MU586
11:30am
5:30pm (next day)
Shanghai (PVG) to Beijing (PEK)
MU5129
9:20am
11:55am
MU5186
9:15pm
11:50pm
Shanghai (PVG) to Los Angeles (LAX)
MU583
1:00pm
9:05am (same day)
Chicago (ORD)
Chicago (ORD) to Shanghai (PVG)
MU718
3:00pm
7:10pm (next day)
Shanghai (PVG) to Beijing (PEK)
MU5186
9:15pm
11:50pm
Shanghai (PVG) to Chicago (ORD)
MU717
11:40am
12:40pm (same day)
New York (JFK)
New York (JFK) to Shanghai (PVG)
MU588
3:25pm
7:25pm (next day)
Shanghai (PVG) to Beijing (PEK)
MU5186
9:15pm
11:50pm
Shanghai (PVG) to New York (JFK)
MU587
11:30am
1:25pm (same day)
DISCLAIMER: Please keep in mind the following provisions for red-eye flight leaving from Los Angeles.
Since you will be arriving before hotel check-in time of 2pm, you will be on your own from when you arrive into the hotel until check-in. You may leave your bags at the concierge desk while you explore Beijing on your own. You are still going to be picked up from the airport by our office in China.
Seating Assignment
According to China Eastern seating policy, seat assignments will be assigned on the day of departure. China Eastern seating is a 2-4-2 configuration for economy seats. You can call our office to request special meal requests (such as vegetarian meals). If you are requesting exit or bulk-head seating, you can only obtain those seats on the day of departure and is at the discretion of China Eastern.
China Eastern Airport Counter Open Time
Airport
Open Time (Standard Time)
Open Time (Daylight Saving Time)
San Francisco (SFO)
9:30am
9:30am
Los Angeles (LAX)
9:00am
10:00am
Chicago (ORD)
12:30pm
12:20pm
New York (JFK)
1:00pm
2:00pm
SkyTeam Miles
SkyTeam Miles Passengers traveling with China Eastern will be eligible to earn up to 50% mileage on China Eastern's Eastern Miles only. You can sign up for Eastern Miles membership at the China Eastern counter or you can sign up online at here. If you are a SkyTeam member, we do recommend giving your membership number to the China Eastern counter so your flights are recorded in their system. For mileage purposes, you must keep your "PASSENGER RECEIPT" and Boarding Stubs in a safe place. It is very important that you keep your passenger receipt and boarding stubs in a safe place until your mileage is credited to your account because we will not have copies on file.