The cheapest times to fly from LZO to PVG are

  • August 6th to March 18th

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 LZO to PVG is early to mid October. Prices can be as high as $2343 for Thursday flights during early May, or as low as $703 for Saturday flights around early to mid October.


When to Fly to Shanghai

Flying from Luzhou (LZO) to Shanghai (PVG) will usually cost between $867 to $2164 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid October with an average ticket price of $846. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early May, with an average price of $2175. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1329 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $890 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LZO to PVG flight.

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

LZO to PVG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LZO to PVG flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Luzhou. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.56, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Thursdays 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 $516 (37%) 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 $875. Return trip prices are from the PVG to LZO 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 LZO to PVG can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 46 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 LZO to PVG while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Lishe Airport (NGB) in Ningbo

  • 93 miles (150 km) away from PVG
  • Usually 12.92% less expensive than PVG
  • Nonstop flights available

See LZO to NGB flights

Destination alternative #2: Xiaoshan Airport (HGH) in Hangzhou

  • 102 miles (164 km) away from PVG
  • Usually 1.01% less expensive than PVG
  • Nonstop flights available

See LZO to HGH flights


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

Hack #1: Shenzhen (LZO > SZX > PVG)

  • Price for both tickets: $848
  • Average savings: $42 (4.72%)

See LZO to SZX flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 993 miles or 1598 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LZO to PVG flight is about 2 hour 46 minutes.

How many flights go between Luzhou and Shanghai?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 23 available flights from LZO to PVG.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LZO
Origination airport name Luzhou Airport
City Luzhou
Country China
Latitude 28.9
Longitude 105.4

Return Airport

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


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