The cheapest times to fly from BOI to PVG are

  • January 22nd to April 29th (except the weeks of January 29th, March 19th, and April 16th)
  • August 27th 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 BOI to PVG is late October to early November. Prices can be as high as $1519 for Saturday flights during early to mid June, or as low as $536 for Tuesday flights around late October to early November.


When to Fly to Shanghai

Flying from Boise, ID (BOI) to Shanghai (PVG) will usually cost between $553 to $1375 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October to early November with an average ticket price of $575. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid June, with an average price of $1382. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $807 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $750 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BOI to PVG flight.

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

BOI to PVG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BOI to PVG flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Boise. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.08, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to PVG, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into BOI. 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 $168 (18%) 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 $773. Return trip prices are from the PVG to BOI 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 BOI 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 11 hour 58 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking BOI to PVG

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 BOI to PVG — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Seattle, WA (BOI > SEA > PVG)

  • Price for both tickets: $700
  • Average savings: $50 (6.6%)

See BOI to SEA flights

Hack #2: Los Angeles, CA (BOI > LAX > PVG)

  • Price for both tickets: $705
  • Average savings: $45 (6%)

See BOI to LAX flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 23 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Alaska, American, ANA, Asiana, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Condor, Delta, Emirates, EVA Air, Hainan, JAL, KLM, Korean Air, Lufthansa, Shanghai Airlines, Singapore Airlines, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Pudong Airport to Boise Air Terminal Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6107 miles or 9828 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BOI to PVG flight is about 11 hour 58 minutes.

How many flights go between Boise, ID and Shanghai?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 88 available flights from BOI to PVG.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code BOI
Origination airport name Boise Air Terminal Airport
City Boise, ID
Country the United States
Latitude 43.6
Longitude -116.2

Return Airport

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


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