The cheapest times to fly from DAL to PVG are

  • January 22nd to March 11th
  • March 26th to April 15th
  • August 20th 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 DAL to PVG is early September. Prices can be as high as $1929 for Saturday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $546 for Wednesday flights around early September.


When to Fly to Shanghai

Flying from Dallas, TX (DAL) to Shanghai (PVG) will usually cost between $590 to $1413 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $598. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $1538. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $940 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $828 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DAL to PVG flight.

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

DAL to PVG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DAL to PVG flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Dallas. 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 depart and return on this flight. 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 $210 (20%) 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 $849. Return trip prices are from the PVG to DAL 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 DAL 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 14 hour 12 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking DAL 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 DAL to PVG — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (DAL > LAX > PVG)

  • Price for both tickets: $779
  • Average savings: $49 (5.86%)

See DAL to LAX flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 18 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Alaska, American, ANA, Asiana, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Southern, Delta, EVA Air, Hainan, JAL, KLM, Shanghai Airlines, Singapore Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Pudong Airport to Dallas Love Field Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7345 miles or 11821 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DAL to PVG flight is about 14 hour 12 minutes.

How many flights go between Dallas, TX and Shanghai?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeDAL
Origination airport nameDallas Love Field Airport
CityDallas, TX
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codePVG
Destination airport namePudong Airport


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