The cheapest times to fly from CDG to PVG are

  • January 1st to April 1st (except the weeks of January 15th and January 29th)
  • May 7th to June 10th
  • October 22nd to December 16th

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 CDG to PVG is mid to late November. Prices can be as high as $1006 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $412 for Tuesday flights around mid to late November.


When to Fly to Shanghai

Flying from Paris (CDG) to Shanghai (PVG) will usually cost between $423 to $729 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late November with an average ticket price of $422. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $797. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $374 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $461 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CDG to PVG flight.

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

CDG to PVG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CDG to PVG flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Paris. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.05, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to PVG, and Thursday the cheapest day to fly back into CDG. 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 $58 (9%) 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 $483. Return trip prices are from the PVG to CDG 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 CDG to PVG can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 21 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 43 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air Canada, Air China, Air Europa, Air France, Air India, Air Serbia, Alitalia, ANA, Asiana, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, CSA, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Eurowings, EVA Air, Finnair, Hainan, Hong Kong Airlines, Iberia, JAL, KLM, Korean Air, Lufthansa, Luxair, Qatar Airways, SAS, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, SWISS, THAI, Turkish Airlines, Vietnam Airlines, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Pudong Airport to Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5756 miles or 9263 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CDG to PVG flight is about 11 hour 21 minutes.

How many flights go between Paris and Shanghai?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 112 available flights from CDG to PVG.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeCDG
Origination airport nameParis Charles de Gaulle Airport

Return Airport

Destination codePVG
Destination airport namePudong Airport


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