The cheapest times to fly from HDG to PVG are

  • April 2nd to October 14th

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 HDG to PVG is early to mid July. Prices can be as high as $1918 for Saturday flights during mid February, or as low as $726 for Sunday flights around early to mid July.


When to Fly to Shanghai

Flying from Handan (HDG) to Shanghai (PVG) will usually cost between $742 to $1776 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid July with an average ticket price of $840. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid February, with an average price of $1315. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $475 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $931 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HDG to PVG flight.

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

HDG to PVG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HDG to PVG flight is priced close to the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Handan. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $1.03, 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 out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $387 (32%) 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 $823. Return trip prices are from the PVG to HDG 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 HDG 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 60 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 HDG to PVG while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Xiaoshan Airport (HGH) in Hangzhou

  • 102 miles (164 km) away from PVG
  • Usually 4.83% less expensive than PVG
  • Nonstop flights available

See HDG to HGH flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: American, China Eastern, China Southern, Donghai Airlines, Hainan, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, Spring, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 563 miles or 906 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HDG to PVG flight is about 1 hour 60 minutes.

How many flights go between Handan and Shanghai?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 12 available flights from HDG to PVG.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code HDG
Origination airport name Handan Airport
City Handan
Country China
Latitude 36.5
Longitude 114.4

Return Airport

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


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