The cheapest times to fly from PVG to BKK are

  • February 19th to March 11th
  • May 14th to June 24th
  • August 6th to September 23rd
  • October 8th to December 23rd

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 BKK is late August to early September. Prices can be as high as $617 for Sunday flights during late January, or as low as $160 for Wednesday flights around late August to early September.


When to Fly to Bangkok

Flying from Shanghai (PVG) to Bangkok (BKK) will usually cost between $237 to $350 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late August to early September with an average ticket price of $229. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late January, with an average price of $572. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $343 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $272 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PVG to BKK flight.

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

PVG to BKK Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PVG to BKK flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Shanghai. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to BKK, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into PVG. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Bangkok, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Shanghai. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $12 (4%) 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 $273. Return trip prices are from the BKK 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 BKK can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 13 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 BKK while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Don Mueang International Airport (DMK) in Bangkok

  • 19 miles (31 km) away from BKK
  • Usually 21.51% less expensive than BKK
  • Nonstop flights available

See PVG to DMK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 39 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, Air Macau, ANA, Asiana, Bangkok Airways, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, Cebu Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, EASTAR JET, Ethiopian, EVA Air, Garuda Indonesia, Hainan, Hong Kong Airlines, JAL, Juneyao Airlines, Kenya Airways, Korean Air, Kunming Airlines, Lao Airlines, Lucky Air, Malaysia Airlines, Philippine Airlines, Qantas, Royal Brunei, Shandong, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, Singapore Airlines, Spring, THAI, Vietnam Airlines, Virgin Australia, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Suvarnabhumi International Airport to Pudong Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1799 miles or 2895 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PVG to BKK flight is about 4 hour 13 minutes.

How many flights go between Shanghai and Bangkok?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 89 available flights from PVG to BKK.


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 BKK
Destination airport name Suvarnabhumi International Airport
City Bangkok
Country Thailand
Latitude 13.7
Longitude 100.7


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