The cheapest times to fly from LUM to PVG are

  • May 7th to October 21st

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 LUM to PVG is mid October. Prices can be as high as $1952 for Tuesday flights during late October, or as low as $687 for Saturday flights around mid October.


When to Fly to Shanghai

Flying from Luxi (LUM) to Shanghai (PVG) will usually cost between $696 to $1784 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 $687. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late October, with an average price of $1802. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1115 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1217 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LUM to PVG flight.

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

LUM to PVG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LUM to PVG flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Mang City. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.51, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Tuesdays 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 $594 (44%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Saturday and returning a week later will cost an average of $772. Return trip prices are from the PVG to LUM 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 LUM to PVG can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 40 minutes may be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Chengdu (LUM > CTU > PVG)

  • Price for both tickets: $1137
  • Average savings: $80 (6.57%)

See LUM to CTU flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: China Eastern, China Southern, Kunming Airlines, Lucky Air, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1493 miles or 2403 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LUM to PVG flight is about 3 hour 40 minutes.

How many flights go between Luxi and Shanghai?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from LUM to PVG.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LUM
Origination airport name Mangshi Airport
City Luxi
Country China
Latitude 24.4
Longitude 98.5

Return Airport

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


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