The cheapest times to fly from PVG to LRD are

  • February 5th to April 22nd
  • June 4th to June 17th
  • October 8th to November 25th
  • December 17th 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 LRD is mid December. Prices can be as high as $1736 for Friday flights during early January, or as low as $828 for Tuesday flights around mid December.


When to Fly to Laredo

Flying from Shanghai (PVG) to Laredo, TX (LRD) will usually cost between $828 to $1274 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid December with an average ticket price of $828. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $1369. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $541 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $866 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PVG to LRD flight.

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

PVG to LRD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PVG to LRD 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 $0.07, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LRD, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into PVG. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Laredo, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Shanghai. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $116 (9%) 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 $923. Return trip prices are from the LRD 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 LRD can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 14 hour 35 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, Asiana, China Southern, Delta, JAL, Lufthansa, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Laredo International Airport to Pudong Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7554 miles or 12157 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PVG to LRD flight is about 14 hour 35 minutes.

How many flights go between Shanghai and Laredo, TX?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 16 available flights from PVG to LRD.


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 LRD
Destination airport name Laredo International Airport
City Laredo, TX
Country the United States
Latitude 27.5
Longitude -99.5


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