The cheapest times to fly from PVG to XFN are

  • April 2nd to September 9th
  • October 8th to October 28th

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 XFN is early to mid May. Prices can be as high as $829 for Friday flights during early October, or as low as $647 for Tuesday flights around early to mid May.


When to Fly to Xiangyang

Flying from Shanghai (PVG) to Xiangfan (XFN) will usually cost between $742 to $829 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid May with an average ticket price of $745. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early October, with an average price of $829. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $85 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $816 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PVG to XFN flight.

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

PVG to XFN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PVG to XFN 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 $0.9, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays 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 $20 (2%) 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 $789. Return trip prices are from the XFN 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 XFN can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 60 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 XFN while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Yichang Sanxia Airport (YIH) in Yichang

  • 120 miles (193 km) away from XFN
  • Usually 56.00% less expensive than XFN
  • Nonstop flights available

See PVG to YIH flights

Destination alternative #2: Tianhe Airport (WUH) in Wuhan

  • 147 miles (237 km) away from XFN
  • Usually 37.25% less expensive than XFN
  • Nonstop flights available

See PVG to WUH flights

Destination alternative #3: Nanyang East Airport (NNY) in Nanyang

  • 61 miles (98 km) away from XFN
  • Usually 36.40% less expensive than XFN
  • Nonstop flights available

See PVG to NNY flights


Flight Hacking PVG to XFN

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 XFN — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Beijing (PVG > PEK > XFN)

  • Price for both tickets: $763
  • Average savings: $54 (6.56%)

See PVG to PEK flights

Hack #2: Xiamen (PVG > XMN > XFN)

  • Price for both tickets: $765
  • Average savings: $52 (6.31%)

See PVG to XMN flights

Hack #3: Guangzhou (PVG > CAN > XFN)

  • Price for both tickets: $768
  • Average savings: $49 (5.94%)

See PVG to CAN flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, American, China Eastern, China Southern, CUA, Hainan, Juneyao Airlines, Kunming Airlines, Shandong, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, Yangtze River Express, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Xiangyang Liuji Airport to Pudong Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 563 miles or 906 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PVG to XFN flight is about 1 hour 60 minutes.

How many flights go between Shanghai and Xiangfan?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 17 available flights from PVG to XFN.


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 XFN
Destination airport name Xiangyang Liuji Airport
City Xiangfan
Country China
Latitude 32.2
Longitude 112.3


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