The cheapest times to fly from PVG to HIJ are

  • February 12th to April 15th (except the week of March 19th)
  • May 14th to July 15th (except the week of June 25th)
  • October 29th to January 14th (except the weeks of December 17th, December 24th, and 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 HIJ is early December. Prices can be as high as $1619 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $402 for Wednesday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Hiroshima

Flying from Shanghai (PVG) to Hiroshima (HIJ) will usually cost between $431 to $913 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $428. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1050. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $621 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $515 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PVG to HIJ flight.

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

PVG to HIJ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PVG to HIJ 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 $0.47, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday 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 $85 (13%) 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 $530. Return trip prices are from the HIJ 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 HIJ can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 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 HIJ while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Kansai International Airport (KIX) in Osaka

  • 132 miles (212 km) away from HIJ
  • Usually 27.86% less expensive than HIJ
  • Nonstop flights available

See PVG to KIX flights

Destination alternative #2: Osaka International Airport (ITM) in Osaka

  • 145 miles (233 km) away from HIJ
  • Usually 16.50% less expensive than HIJ
  • 1-layover flights available

See PVG to ITM flights

Destination alternative #3: Okayama Airport (OKJ) in Okayama

  • 58 miles (93 km) away from HIJ
  • Usually 1.17% less expensive than HIJ
  • Nonstop flights available

See PVG to OKJ flights

Destination alternative #4: Takamatsu Airport (TAK) in Takamatsu

  • 64 miles (103 km) away from HIJ
  • Usually 1.17% less expensive than HIJ
  • Nonstop flights available

See PVG to TAK flights

Destination alternative #5: Matsuyama Airport (MYJ) in Matsuyama

  • 44 miles (71 km) away from HIJ
  • Usually 0.97% less expensive than HIJ
  • Nonstop flights available

See PVG to MYJ flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, ANA, Asiana, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, EVA Air, JAL, Vietnam Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 685 miles or 1102 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PVG to HIJ flight is about 2 hour 13 minutes.

How many flights go between Shanghai and Hiroshima?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 20 available flights from PVG to HIJ.


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 HIJ
Destination airport name Hiroshima Airport
City Hiroshima
Country Japan
Latitude 34.4
Longitude 132.9


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