The cheapest times to fly from CSX to PVG are

  • February 12th to March 18th (except the week of March 5th)
  • July 30th to December 31st

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 CSX to PVG is mid October. Prices can be as high as $374 for Thursday flights during early May, or as low as $253 for Friday flights around mid October.


When to Fly to Shanghai

Flying from Changsha (CSX) to Shanghai (PVG) will usually cost between $292 to $374 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid October with an average ticket price of $269. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early May, with an average price of $374. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $105 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $357 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CSX to PVG flight.

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

CSX to PVG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CSX to PVG flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Changsha. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.4, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Friday is usually the cheapest day to fly to PVG, and Saturday the cheapest day to fly back into CSX. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to Shanghai, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Changsha. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $11 (3%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Friday and returning a week later will cost an average of $342. Return trip prices are from the PVG to CSX 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 CSX to PVG can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 59 minutes may be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is a nonstop flight from CSX to PVG while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Benniu Airport (CZX) in Changzhou

  • 130 miles (209 km) away from PVG
  • Usually 28.15% less expensive than PVG
  • Nonstop flights available

See CSX to CZX flights

Destination alternative #2: Lishe Airport (NGB) in Ningbo

  • 93 miles (150 km) away from PVG
  • Usually 13.17% less expensive than PVG
  • Nonstop flights available

See CSX to NGB flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 30 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, American, Asiana, Beijing Capital, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, Chengdu Airlines, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Chongqing Airlines, CUA, Fuzhou Airlines, Hainan, Hebei Airlines, Juneyao Airlines, Korean Air, Kunming Airlines, Okay Airways, Shandong, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, Spring, THAI, Thai Lion Mentari, Tianjin Airlines, West Air, Xiamen, Zhejiang Loong Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Pudong Airport to Huanghua Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 553 miles or 890 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CSX to PVG flight is about 1 hour 59 minutes.

How many flights go between Changsha and Shanghai?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 20 available flights from CSX to PVG.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code CSX
Origination airport name Huanghua Airport
City Changsha
Country China
Latitude 28.2
Longitude 113.2

Return Airport

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


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