The cheapest times to fly from PVG to CJJ are

  • February 26th to July 15th (except the week of April 30th)
  • August 6th to September 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 CJJ is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $2011 for Sunday flights during late October, or as low as $507 for Monday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Cheongju-si

Flying from Shanghai (PVG) to Cheongju (CJJ) will usually cost between $548 to $1534 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $567. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late October, with an average price of $2011. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1444 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $862 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PVG to CJJ flight.

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

PVG to CJJ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PVG to CJJ flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Shanghai. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $1.06, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays 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 $822 (58%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $627. Return trip prices are from the CJJ 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 CJJ can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 53 minutes may not 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 not usually a nonstop flight from PVG to CJJ while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Incheon International Airport (ICN) in Seoul

  • 78 miles (126 km) away from CJJ
  • Usually 71.39% less expensive than CJJ
  • Nonstop flights available

See PVG to ICN flights

Destination alternative #2: Gimhae International Airport (PUS) in Busan

  • 133 miles (214 km) away from CJJ
  • Usually 67.38% less expensive than CJJ
  • Nonstop flights available

See PVG to PUS flights

Destination alternative #3: Muan International Airport (MWX) in Muan

  • 135 miles (217 km) away from CJJ
  • Usually 25.83% less expensive than CJJ
  • Nonstop flights available

See PVG to MWX flights

Destination alternative #4: Gimpo International Airport (GMP) in Seoul

  • 70 miles (113 km) away from CJJ
  • Usually 3.08% less expensive than CJJ
  • 1-layover flights available

See PVG to GMP flights


Flight Hacking PVG to CJJ

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 PVG to CJJ — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Jeju (PVG > CJU > CJJ)

  • Price for both tickets: $570
  • Average savings: $292 (33.89%)

See PVG to KIX flights

Hack #2: Osaka (PVG > KIX > CJJ)

  • Price for both tickets: $580
  • Average savings: $282 (32.73%)

See PVG to CJU flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, Asiana, China Eastern, China Southern, EASTAR JET, Jin Air, Korean Air, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 505 miles or 813 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PVG to CJJ flight is about 1 hour 53 minutes.

How many flights go between Shanghai and Cheongju?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 10 available flights from PVG to CJJ.


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 CJJ
Destination airport name Cheongju International Airport
City Cheongju
Country South Korea
Latitude 36.7
Longitude 127.5


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