The cheapest times to fly from PVG to TAE are

  • February 5th to March 25th (except the weeks of February 12th and March 12th)
  • July 16th to November 11th
  • November 26th to December 16th

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 TAE is late October. Prices can be as high as $1250 for Monday flights during early to mid April, or as low as $570 for Friday flights around late October.


When to Fly to Daegu

Flying from Shanghai (PVG) to Taegu (TAE) will usually cost between $613 to $1101 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October with an average ticket price of $580. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid April, with an average price of $1118. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $539 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1042 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PVG to TAE flight.

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

PVG to TAE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PVG to TAE 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 $1.26, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Friday is usually the cheapest day to fly to TAE, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into PVG. Mondays are the most expensive days to fly to Daegu, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Shanghai. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $31 (3%) 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 $938. Return trip prices are from the TAE 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 TAE can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 54 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 TAE while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Gimhae International Airport (PUS) in Busan

  • 51 miles (82 km) away from TAE
  • Usually 73.03% less expensive than TAE
  • Nonstop flights available

See PVG to PUS flights

Destination alternative #2: Muan International Airport (MWX) in Muan

  • 142 miles (229 km) away from TAE
  • Usually 38.68% less expensive than TAE
  • Nonstop flights available

See PVG to MWX flights

Destination alternative #3: Cheongju International Airport (CJJ) in Cheongju

  • 86 miles (138 km) away from TAE
  • Usually 17.32% less expensive than TAE
  • 1-layover flights available

See PVG to CJJ flights


Flight Hacking PVG to TAE

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 TAE — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Fukuoka (PVG > FUK > TAE)

  • Price for both tickets: $555
  • Average savings: $487 (46.74%)

See PVG to CJU flights

Hack #2: Jeju (PVG > CJU > TAE)

  • Price for both tickets: $581
  • Average savings: $461 (44.24%)

See PVG to FUK flights

Hack #3: Da Nang (PVG > DAD > TAE)

  • Price for both tickets: $678
  • Average savings: $365 (34.98%)

See PVG to DAD flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Asiana, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, EVA Air, Korean Air, Shanghai Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 514 miles or 827 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PVG to TAE flight is about 1 hour 54 minutes.

How many flights go between Shanghai and Taegu?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 21 available flights from PVG to TAE.


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 TAE
Destination airport name Taegu International Airport
City Taegu
Country South Korea
Latitude 35.9
Longitude 128.7


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