The cheapest times to fly from PVG to JED are

  • February 12th to June 17th (except the week of May 14th)
  • October 15th to October 28th
  • mid December

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 JED is mid February. Prices can be as high as $1731 for Sunday flights during late January, or as low as $685 for Friday flights around mid February.


When to Fly to Jeddah

Flying from Shanghai (PVG) to Jeddah (JED) will usually cost between $705 to $1387 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid February with an average ticket price of $880. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late January, with an average price of $1411. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $531 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1021 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PVG to JED flight.

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

PVG to JED Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PVG to JED flight is priced close to the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Shanghai. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Friday 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 $242 (20%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Friday and returning a week later will cost an average of $840. Return trip prices are from the JED 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 JED can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 3 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking PVG to JED

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 JED — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Dubai (PVG > DXB > JED)

  • Price for both tickets: $821
  • Average savings: $201 (19.64%)

See PVG to MNL flights

Hack #2: Manila (PVG > MNL > JED)

  • Price for both tickets: $867
  • Average savings: $154 (15.08%)

See PVG to DXB flights

Hack #3: Kuala Lumpur (PVG > KUL > JED)

  • Price for both tickets: $870
  • Average savings: $152 (14.84%)

See PVG to KUL flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 25 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeroflot, Air France, Air India, AirAsia X, Alitalia, Asiana, British Airways, Cathay Dragon, China Eastern, China Southern, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Garuda Indonesia, Gulf Air, Hainan, Korean Air, Lufthansa, Malaysia Airlines, Royal Brunei, Saudia, Shanghai Airlines, Singapore Airlines, SriLankan, Turkish Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from King Abdulaziz International Airport to Pudong Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5040 miles or 8111 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PVG to JED flight is about 10 hour 3 minutes.

How many flights go between Shanghai and Jeddah?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 12 available flights from PVG to JED.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codePVG
Origination airport namePudong Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeJED
Destination airport nameKing Abdulaziz International Airport
CountrySaudi Arabia


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