The cheapest times to fly from PVG to TSN are

  • August 20th to September 30th
  • October 15th to July 29th

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 TSN is mid to late August. Prices can be as high as $525 for Sunday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $480 for Tuesday flights around mid to late August.


When to Fly to Tianjin

Flying from Shanghai (PVG) to Tianjin (TSN) will usually cost between $509 to $525 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late August with an average ticket price of $489. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $525. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $36 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $517 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PVG to TSN flight.

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

PVG to TSN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PVG to TSN flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Shanghai. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.53, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $4 (1%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $512. Return trip prices are from the TSN 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 TSN can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 4 minutes may be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is a nonstop flight from PVG to TSN while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Tangshan Sannvhe Airport (TVS) in Hebei

  • 54 miles (87 km) away from TSN
  • Usually 26.11% less expensive than TSN
  • Nonstop flights available

See PVG to TVS flights

Destination alternative #2: Qinhuangdao Beidaihe Airport (BPE) in Bagan

  • 98 miles (158 km) away from TSN
  • Usually 19.54% less expensive than TSN
  • Nonstop flights available

See PVG to BPE flights

Destination alternative #3: Capital International Airport (PEK) in Beijing

  • 77 miles (124 km) away from TSN
  • Usually 16.25% less expensive than TSN
  • Nonstop flights available

See PVG to PEK flights


Flight Hacking PVG to TSN

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from PVG to TSN — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Seoul (PVG > ICN > TSN)

  • Price for both tickets: $439
  • Average savings: $79 (15.18%)

See PVG to ICN flights

Hack #2: Bangkok (PVG > DMK > TSN)

  • Price for both tickets: $486
  • Average savings: $32 (6.09%)

See PVG to DMK flights

Hack #3: Hong Kong (PVG > HKG > TSN)

  • Price for both tickets: $494
  • Average savings: $23 (4.45%)

See PVG to HKG flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 27 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, Air Macau, Asiana, Beijing Capital, Cathay Dragon, Chengdu Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, CUA, Donghai Airlines, EVA Air, Fuzhou Airlines, Hainan, Hong Kong Airlines, JAL, Juneyao Airlines, Korean Air, NokScoot, Shandong, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, Spring, Thai Lion Mentari, Tianjin Airlines, West Air, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Binhai Airport to Pudong Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 605 miles or 974 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PVG to TSN flight is about 2 hour 4 minutes.

How many flights go between Shanghai and Tianjin?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 21 available flights from PVG to TSN.


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 TSN
Destination airport name Binhai Airport
City Tianjin
Country China
Latitude 39.1
Longitude 117.4


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