The cheapest times to fly from LED to PVG are

  • February 12th to June 17th
  • October 29th to December 16th

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 LED to PVG is mid May. Prices can be as high as $1127 for Saturday flights during mid August, or as low as $482 for Wednesday flights around mid May.


When to Fly to Shanghai

Flying from St. Petersburg (LED) to Shanghai (PVG) will usually cost between $508 to $898 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid May with an average ticket price of $492. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid August, with an average price of $923. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $431 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $560 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LED to PVG flight.

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

LED to PVG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LED to PVG flight is cheaper than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Saint Petersburg. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.08, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to PVG, and Friday the cheapest day to fly back into LED. 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 $67 (10%) 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 $588. Return trip prices are from the PVG to LED 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 LED to PVG can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 58 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 29 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air France, Alitalia, Asiana, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Emirates, Etihad, EVA Air, Finnair, Hainan, JAL, KLM, Korean Air, Lucky Air, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, S7, SAS, Sichuan Airlines, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, Vietnam Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4434 miles or 7136 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LED to PVG flight is about 8 hour 58 minutes.

How many flights go between St. Petersburg and Shanghai?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 97 available flights from LED to PVG.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LED
Origination airport name Pulkovo Airport
City St. Petersburg
Country Russia
Latitude 59.8
Longitude 30.3

Return Airport

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


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