The cheapest times to fly from PVG to DXB are
- May 14th to July 22nd
- August 20th to September 16th
- 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 DXB is mid October. Prices can be as high as $860 for Saturday flights during late January, or as low as $394 for Tuesday flights around mid October.
When to Fly to Dubai
Flying from Shanghai (PVG) to Dubai (DXB) will usually cost between $450 to $694 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid October with an average ticket price of $442. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late January, with an average price of $766. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $325 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $535 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PVG to DXB flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the PVG to DXB route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the PVG to DXB 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 $0.08, 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 to Dubai, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Shanghai. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $31 (5%) 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 $537. Return trip prices are from the DXB to PVG flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from PVG to DXB can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 11 minutes may be realistic.
Flight Hacking PVG to DXB
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 DXB — but Champion Traveler does!
- Price for both tickets: $528
- Average savings: $7 (1.22%)
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from PVG to DXB? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 29 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air China, Air India, Asiana, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, Cebu Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, EgyptAir, Emirates, Ethiopian, EVA Air, Hainan, JAL, Korean Air, Malaysia Airlines, Philippine Airlines, Qantas, Royal Brunei, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, Singapore Airlines, SriLankan, THAI, Turkish Airlines, Vietnam Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Dubai International Airport to Pudong Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 4005 miles or 6445 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from PVG to DXB?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop PVG to DXB flight is about 8 hour 11 minutes.
How many flights go between Shanghai and Dubai?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 89 available flights from PVG to DXB.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Pudong Airport|
|Destination airport name||Dubai International Airport|
|Country||the United Arab Emirates|
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