The cheapest times to fly from BOM to PVG are

  • February 5th to May 20th
  • June 11th to August 12th (except the weeks of June 18th and July 2nd)

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 BOM to PVG is early to mid August. Prices can be as high as $678 for Saturday flights during late November to early December, or as low as $410 for Tuesday flights around early to mid August.


When to Fly to Shanghai

Flying from Mumbai (BOM) to Shanghai (PVG) will usually cost between $412 to $563 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid August with an average ticket price of $412. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late November to early December, with an average price of $536. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $124 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $454 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BOM to PVG flight.

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

BOM to PVG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BOM to PVG flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Mumbai. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, 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 to Shanghai, and Mondays are the most expensive days to return to Mumbai. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $38 (6%) 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 $446. Return trip prices are from the PVG to BOM 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 BOM 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 6 hour 39 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 30 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, Air India, ANA, Asiana, Bangkok Airways, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Southern, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, EVA Air, Hainan, Hong Kong Airlines, IndiGo, JAL, Korean Air, Malaysia Airlines, Qatar Airways, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, Singapore Airlines, SpiceJet, Spring, SriLankan, THAI, Thai AirAsia X, Thai Lion Mentari, Thai Vietjet Air, Virgin Australia, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Pudong Airport to Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3145 miles or 5061 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BOM to PVG flight is about 6 hour 39 minutes.

How many flights go between Mumbai and Shanghai?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 69 available flights from BOM to PVG.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeBOM
Origination airport nameChhatrapati Shivaji International Airport

Return Airport

Destination codePVG
Destination airport namePudong Airport


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