The cheapest times to fly from TPE to PVG are

  • February 19th to April 1st (except the week of March 19th)
  • May 21st to June 3rd
  • July 30th to September 30th (except the week of August 6th)
  • October 15th to December 31st

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 TPE to PVG is mid October. Prices can be as high as $446 for Monday flights during late January and early February, or as low as $183 for Tuesday flights around mid October.


When to Fly to Shanghai

Flying from Taipei (TPE) to Shanghai (PVG) will usually cost between $195 to $267 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid October with an average ticket price of $198. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late January and early February, with an average price of $323. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $125 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $218 can be considered a good price for a round-trip TPE to PVG flight.

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

TPE to PVG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the TPE to PVG flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Taipei. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.32, which is in the normal range for a flight.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Mondays are the most expensive days to fly to Shanghai, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Taipei. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $12 (5%) 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 $215. Return trip prices are from the PVG to TPE 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 TPE to PVG can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 44 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 36 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, Air Macau, ANA, Asiana, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, Cebu Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, EASTAR JET, EVA Air, Hainan, Hebei Airlines, Hong Kong Airlines, JAL, Jetstar, Juneyao Airlines, Korean Air, Malaysia Airlines, NokScoot, Peach Aviation, Philippine Airlines, Philippines AirAsia, Royal Brunei, Shandong, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, Spring, THAI, Thai Lion Mentari, Tigerair Taiwan, Uni Airways, Vietnam Airlines, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Pudong Airport to Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 420 miles or 676 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop TPE to PVG flight is about 1 hour 44 minutes.

How many flights go between Taipei and Shanghai?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 49 available flights from TPE to PVG.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code TPE
Origination airport name Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport
City Taipei
Country Taiwan
Latitude 25.1
Longitude 121.2

Return Airport

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


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