The cheapest times to fly from COS to PVG are

  • January 15th to May 6th (except the week of April 16th)
  • September 10th to December 9th (except the weeks of September 17th and October 1st)

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 COS to PVG is late March. Prices can be as high as $2015 for Saturday flights during mid August, or as low as $540 for Wednesday flights around late March.


When to Fly to Shanghai

Flying from Colorado Springs, CO (COS) to Shanghai (PVG) will usually cost between $540 to $1593 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late March with an average ticket price of $577. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid August, with an average price of $1728. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1152 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $800 can be considered a good price for a round-trip COS to PVG flight.

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

COS to PVG Flight Prices

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


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to PVG, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into COS. 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 $236 (22%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $791. Return trip prices are from the PVG to COS 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 COS 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 13 hour 8 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, ANA, Asiana, China Southern, Delta, Korean Air, Lufthansa, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Pudong Airport to City of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6753 miles or 10868 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop COS to PVG flight is about 13 hour 8 minutes.

How many flights go between Colorado Springs, CO and Shanghai?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 26 available flights from COS to PVG.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code COS
Origination airport name City of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport
City Colorado Springs, CO
Country the United States
Latitude 38.8
Longitude -104.7

Return Airport

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


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