The cheapest times to fly from PVG to KUL are

  • February 5th to May 6th (except the weeks of March 26th and April 23rd)
  • August 27th to September 23rd
  • October 8th to December 2nd
  • December 24th to January 14th

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 KUL is mid February. Prices can be as high as $580 for Sunday flights during late January, or as low as $152 for Tuesday flights around mid February.


When to Fly to Kuala Lumpur

Flying from Shanghai (PVG) to Kuala Lumpur (KUL) will usually cost between $168 to $363 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 $170. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late January, with an average price of $491. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $321 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $242 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PVG to KUL flight.

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

PVG to KUL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PVG to KUL flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Shanghai. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.06, 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. 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 $39 (14%) 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 $234. Return trip prices are from the KUL 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 KUL can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 5 hour 14 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 39 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, Air Mauritius, AirAsia, AirAsia X, ANA, Bangkok Airways, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, Cebu Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Ethiopian, EVA Air, Garuda Indonesia, Hainan, JAL, Juneyao Airlines, Korean Air, Lucky Air, Malaysia Airlines, Malindo Air, Philippine Airlines, Philippines AirAsia, Qantas, Royal Brunei, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, Singapore Airlines, SriLankan, THAI, Thai AirAsia, Thai AirAsia X, Thai Lion Mentari, Vietnam Airlines, Virgin Australia, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Kuala Lumpur International Airport to Pudong Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2359 miles or 3796 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PVG to KUL flight is about 5 hour 14 minutes.

How many flights go between Shanghai and Kuala Lumpur?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 70 available flights from PVG to KUL.


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 KUL
Destination airport name Kuala Lumpur International Airport
City Kuala Lumpur
Country Malaysia
Latitude 2.7
Longitude 101.7


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