The cheapest times to fly from PVG to AMS are

  • February 5th to April 22nd
  • May 7th to May 27th
  • October 8th to December 31st

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 PVG to AMS is early April. Prices can be as high as $1237 for Saturday flights during late September, or as low as $481 for Tuesday flights around early April.


When to Fly to Amsterdam

Flying from Shanghai (PVG) to Amsterdam (AMS) will usually cost between $486 to $777 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early April with an average ticket price of $484. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late September, with an average price of $1018. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $534 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $601 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PVG to AMS flight.

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

PVG to AMS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PVG to AMS flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Shanghai. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.07, 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 $52 (8%) 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 $595. Return trip prices are from the AMS to PVG 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 PVG to AMS can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 57 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 PVG to AMS while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Duesseldorf Airport (DUS) in Dusseldorf

  • 111 miles (179 km) away from AMS
  • Usually 0.92% less expensive than AMS
  • 1-layover flights available

See PVG to DUS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 33 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air Canada, Air Europa, Air France, Alitalia, Austrian, British Airways, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, CSA, EgyptAir, Emirates, Etihad, EVA Air, Finnair, Hainan, Iberia, Kenya Airways, KLM, Korean Air, Lufthansa, Malaysia Airlines, Qatar Airways, SAS, Shanghai Airlines, SWISS, THAI, Turkish Airlines, Virgin Atlantic, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5535 miles or 8908 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PVG to AMS flight is about 10 hour 57 minutes.

How many flights go between Shanghai and Amsterdam?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination code AMS
Destination airport name Schiphol Airport
City Amsterdam
Country the Netherlands
Latitude 52.3
Longitude 4.8


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