The cheapest times to fly from BDL to PVG are

  • January 15th to April 29th
  • September 24th to December 9th

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 BDL to PVG is mid November. Prices can be as high as $1643 for Saturday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $544 for Tuesday flights around mid November.


When to Fly to Shanghai

Flying from Hartford, CT (BDL) to Shanghai (PVG) will usually cost between $552 to $1426 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid November with an average ticket price of $567. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $1473. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $907 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $778 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BDL to PVG flight.

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

BDL to PVG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BDL to PVG flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Hartford. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.07, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays 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 $135 (15%) 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 $795. Return trip prices are from the PVG to BDL 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 BDL to PVG can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 14 hour 8 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 21 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, American, ANA, Asiana, British Airways, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Southern, Delta, Ethiopian, Etihad, Finnair, Hainan, JAL, KLM, Korean Air, Lufthansa, Shanghai Airlines, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7302 miles or 11751 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BDL to PVG flight is about 14 hour 8 minutes.

How many flights go between Hartford, CT and Shanghai?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 90 available flights from BDL to PVG.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code BDL
Origination airport name Bradley International Airport
City Hartford, CT
Country the United States
Latitude 41.9
Longitude -72.7

Return Airport

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


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