The cheapest times to fly from DOY to PVG are

  • July 23rd to October 7th

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 DOY to PVG is early October. Prices can be as high as $1657 for Saturday flights during mid October, or as low as $635 for Sunday flights around early October.


When to Fly to Shanghai

Flying from Shandong (DOY) to Shanghai (PVG) will usually cost between $643 to $839 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early October with an average ticket price of $691. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid October, with an average price of $986. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $295 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $728 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DOY to PVG flight.

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

DOY to PVG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DOY to PVG flight is cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Dongying. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.96, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Sunday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Shanghai, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to Dongying. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $533 (40%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Sunday and returning a week later will cost an average of $642. Return trip prices are from the PVG to DOY 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 DOY 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 50 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 DOY to PVG while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Hongqiao International Airport (SHA) in Shanghai

  • 27 miles (43 km) away from PVG
  • Usually 8.65% less expensive than PVG
  • Nonstop flights available

See DOY to SHA flights

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

  • 93 miles (150 km) away from PVG
  • Usually 4.81% less expensive than PVG
  • Nonstop flights available

See DOY to NGB flights


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

Hack #1: Beijing (DOY > PEK > PVG)

  • Price for both tickets: $653
  • Average savings: $76 (10.37%)

See DOY to PEK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, China Eastern, China Southern, CUA, Donghai Airlines, Hainan, Juneyao Airlines, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, Tianjin Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Pudong Airport to Dongying Shengli Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 472 miles or 760 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DOY to PVG flight is about 1 hour 50 minutes.

How many flights go between Shandong and Shanghai?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 16 available flights from DOY to PVG.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code DOY
Origination airport name Dongying Shengli Airport
City Shandong
Country China
Latitude 37.5
Longitude 118.8

Return Airport

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


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