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What is your home city/country? How long is the trip to post from there, with what connections?

Washington, DC. 13.5 hours direct. - Oct 24, 2017
Home base is Washington, DC, which has many direct flights. There are direct flights to most major cities in the U.S., though fewer than from Shanghai to the U.S. - Dec 3, 2015
Washington DC. 13 Hours direct flight from DC. - Apr 12, 2015
Dallas, TX. The trip is 13 hours to Chicago, then 2-3 hours for connections after that. - Jul 18, 2014
DC. 14 hour direct flight. - Jun 19, 2013
Washington, DC and/or Minnesota. 14-hour direct flight from DC / connect through Chicago from Minnesota (about 24 hours door to door). - Aug 27, 2011
My home base in Houston, Texas. I always fly via NYC with continental airlines. It's the shortest route at only 19 hours. - Apr 7, 2011
My home base is Seattle. There are easy 12-hour nonstops on both Hainan Airlines and Delta Airlines several days a week. Air China also has a daily nonstop to Vancouver with an easy connection to Seattle on Air Canada (you pre-clear US Customs in Vancouver, which saves time). Major Chinese international carriers have excellent safety records and fly new, modern aircraft. I am comfortable flying them. Beijing is Asia's busiest airport and there really isn't anywhere you can't get from here. - Jan 18, 2011
Almost 14 hours direct from DC on United. - Apr 29, 2010
France. Between 15 to 20 hours, with Paris as the connection. - Jan 26, 2010