The cheapest times to fly from PVG to CDG are

  • January 29th to April 1st
  • May 7th to June 3rd
  • October 8th to January 14th (except the week of January 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 PVG to CDG is mid to late November. Prices can be as high as $1099 for Saturday flights during late September, or as low as $494 for Thursday flights around mid to late November.


When to Fly to Paris

Flying from Shanghai (PVG) to Paris (CDG) will usually cost between $531 to $834 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late November with an average ticket price of $525. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late September, with an average price of $858. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $333 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $597 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PVG to CDG flight.

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

PVG to CDG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PVG to CDG 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 $0.06, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to fly to CDG, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into PVG. 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 $58 (9%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Thursday and returning a week later will cost an average of $607. Return trip prices are from the CDG 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 CDG can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 21 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 42 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air Canada, Air China, Air Europa, Air France, Air India, Alitalia, ANA, Asiana, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, CSA, EgyptAir, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, EVA Air, Finnair, Hainan, Hong Kong Airlines, Iberia, JAL, Kenya Airways, KLM, Korean Air, Lufthansa, Malaysia Airlines, Qatar Airways, SAS, Shanghai Airlines, Sichuan Airlines, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, THAI, Turkish Airlines, Vietnam Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport to Pudong Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5756 miles or 9263 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PVG to CDG flight is about 11 hour 21 minutes.

How many flights go between Shanghai and Paris?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 122 available flights from PVG to CDG.


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 CDG
Destination airport name Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport
City Paris
Country France
Latitude 49
Longitude 2.6


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