The cheapest times to fly from PVG to JJN are

  • February 26th to March 18th
  • July 23rd to December 31st

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 JJN is early to mid August. Prices can be as high as $1197 for Thursday flights during early to mid April, or as low as $238 for Sunday flights around early to mid August.


When to Fly to Quanzhou

Flying from Shanghai (PVG) to Zuanzhou Fujian (JJN) will usually cost between $289 to $1187 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid August with an average ticket price of $280. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid April, with an average price of $1188. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $908 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $781 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PVG to JJN flight.

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

PVG to JJN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PVG to JJN 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 $1.01, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Sunday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to Quanzhou, and Mondays are the most expensive days to return to Shanghai. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $50 (6%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Sunday and returning a week later will cost an average of $770. Return trip prices are from the JJN 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 JJN can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 51 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 JJN while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Waisha Airport (SWA) in Shantou

  • 149 miles (240 km) away from JJN
  • Usually 57.59% less expensive than JJN
  • Nonstop flights available

See PVG to SWA flights

Destination alternative #2: Gaoqi Airport (XMN) in Xiamen

  • 34 miles (55 km) away from JJN
  • Usually 48.30% less expensive than JJN
  • Nonstop flights available

See PVG to XMN flights


Flight Hacking PVG to JJN

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 JJN — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Macau (PVG > MFM > JJN)

  • Price for both tickets: $467
  • Average savings: $314 (40.17%)

See PVG to MFM flights

Hack #2: Hong Kong (PVG > HKG > JJN)

  • Price for both tickets: $491
  • Average savings: $290 (37.09%)

See PVG to HKG flights

Hack #3: Taipei (PVG > TPE > JJN)

  • Price for both tickets: $652
  • Average savings: $129 (16.53%)

See PVG to TPE flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 18 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, Chengdu Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Donghai Airlines, Hainan, Hebei Airlines, Philippine Airlines, Shandong, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, Spring, Vietnam Airlines, West Air, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 480 miles or 772 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PVG to JJN flight is about 1 hour 51 minutes.

How many flights go between Shanghai and Zuanzhou Fujian?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from PVG to JJN.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codePVG
Origination airport namePudong Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeJJN
Destination airport nameJinjiang Airport
CityZuanzhou Fujian


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