The cheapest times to fly from PSP to PVG are

  • January 22nd to May 6th
  • September 24th to December 9th (except the week of October 1st)

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 PSP to PVG is early November. Prices can be as high as $1458 for Saturday flights during mid August, or as low as $442 for Tuesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Shanghai

Flying from Palm Springs, CA (PSP) to Shanghai (PVG) will usually cost between $445 to $1178 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $463. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid August, with an average price of $1196. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $734 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $645 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PSP to PVG flight.

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

PSP to PVG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PSP to PVG flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Palm Springs. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.06, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday 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 $161 (20%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $620. Return trip prices are from the PVG to PSP 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 PSP to PVG can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 12 hour 47 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Alaska, American, Asiana, China Southern, Delta, Finnair, Hainan, JAL, KLM, Korean Air, Singapore Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Pudong Airport to Palm Springs International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6557 miles or 10552 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PSP to PVG flight is about 12 hour 47 minutes.

How many flights go between Palm Springs, CA and Shanghai?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 26 available flights from PSP to PVG.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code PSP
Origination airport name Palm Springs International Airport
City Palm Springs, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 33.8
Longitude -116.5

Return Airport

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


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