The cheapest times to fly from PVG to YNJ are

  • February 5th to April 22nd
  • October 8th 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 YNJ is early to mid December. Prices can be as high as $919 for Sunday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $623 for Friday flights around early to mid December.


When to Fly to Yanji

Flying from Shanghai (PVG) to Yanji (YNJ) will usually cost between $623 to $889 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid December with an average ticket price of $623. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $884. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $261 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $690 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PVG to YNJ flight.

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

PVG to YNJ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PVG to YNJ flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Shanghai. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.47, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Friday 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 $26 (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 $711. Return trip prices are from the YNJ 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 YNJ can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 37 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 YNJ while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Baishan Changbaishan Airport (NBS) in Baishan

  • 109 miles (175 km) away from YNJ
  • Usually 16.61% less expensive than YNJ
  • Nonstop flights available

See PVG to NBS flights

Destination alternative #2: Hailang Airport (MDG) in Mudanjiang

  • 114 miles (183 km) away from YNJ
  • Usually 8.85% less expensive than YNJ
  • Nonstop flights available

See PVG to MDG flights

Destination alternative #3: Knevichi Airport (VVO) in Vladivostok

  • 141 miles (227 km) away from YNJ
  • Usually 1.96% less expensive than YNJ
  • Nonstop flights available

See PVG to VVO flights


Flight Hacking PVG to YNJ

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 YNJ — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Seoul (PVG > ICN > YNJ)

  • Price for both tickets: $586
  • Average savings: $104 (15.01%)

See PVG to ICN flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, American, Asiana, China Eastern, China Southern, Juneyao Airlines, Korean Air, Shandong, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 913 miles or 1469 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PVG to YNJ flight is about 2 hour 37 minutes.

How many flights go between Shanghai and Yanji?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 22 available flights from PVG to YNJ.


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 YNJ
Destination airport name Chaoyangchuan Airport
City Yanji
Country China
Latitude 42.9
Longitude 129.5


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