The cheapest times to fly from PVG to PUS are

  • January 29th to April 1st
  • May 14th to June 24th
  • mid to late September
  • October 8th to January 14th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from PVG to PUS is mid December. Prices can be as high as $502 for Tuesday flights during late September, or as low as $264 for Thursday flights around mid December.


When to Fly to Busan

Flying from Shanghai (PVG) to Busan (PUS) will usually cost between $272 to $361 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid December with an average ticket price of $276. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late September, with an average price of $364. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $88 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $281 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PVG to PUS flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the PVG to PUS route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

PVG to PUS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PVG to PUS flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Shanghai. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.35, which is in the normal range for a flight.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Tuesdays are the most expensive days to fly to Busan, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Shanghai. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $27 (8%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Thursday and returning a week later will cost an average of $283. Return trip prices are from the PUS to PVG flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from PVG to PUS can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 53 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from PVG to PUS? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 21 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, Air Macau, ANA, Asiana, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, EASTAR JET, EVA Air, Hainan, JAL, Jin Air, Korean Air, Peach Aviation, Philippine Airlines, Philippines AirAsia, Shanghai Airlines, THAI, Vietnam Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Gimhae International Airport to Pudong Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 498 miles or 801 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from PVG to PUS?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PVG to PUS flight is about 1 hour 53 minutes.

How many flights go between Shanghai and Busan?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 83 available flights from PVG to PUS.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code PVG
Origination airport name Pudong Airport
City Shanghai
Country China
Latitude 31.1
Longitude 121.8

Return Airport

Destination code PUS
Destination airport name Gimhae International Airport
City Busan
Country South Korea
Latitude 35.2
Longitude 128.9


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