The cheapest times to fly from PVG to YNT are

  • March 19th to July 8th
  • August 20th to September 16th
  • November 5th to December 23rd (except the week of December 10th)

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 YNT is early to mid June. Prices can be as high as $1061 for Sunday flights during late September, or as low as $497 for Thursday flights around early to mid June.


When to Fly to Yantai

Flying from Shanghai (PVG) to Yantai (YNT) will usually cost between $497 to $863 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid June with an average ticket price of $497. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late September, with an average price of $758. 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 $510 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PVG to YNT flight.

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

PVG to YNT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PVG to YNT 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 $0.73, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday 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 $339 (39%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Thursday and returning a week later will cost an average of $526. Return trip prices are from the YNT 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 YNT can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 46 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 YNT while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Liuting Airport (TAO) in Qingdao

  • 96 miles (154 km) away from YNT
  • Usually 47.06% less expensive than YNT
  • Nonstop flights available

See PVG to TAO flights

Destination alternative #2: Weifang Airport (WEF) in Weifang

  • 135 miles (217 km) away from YNT
  • Usually 46.47% less expensive than YNT
  • Nonstop flights available

See PVG to WEF flights

Destination alternative #3: Dashuipo Airport (WEH) in Dashuipo

  • 49 miles (79 km) away from YNT
  • Usually 36.08% less expensive than YNT
  • Nonstop flights available

See PVG to WEH flights

Destination alternative #4: Zhoushuizi Airport (DLC) in Dalian

  • 109 miles (175 km) away from YNT
  • Usually 33.82% less expensive than YNT
  • Nonstop flights available

See PVG to DLC flights


Flight Hacking PVG to YNT

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 YNT — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $384
  • Average savings: $127 (24.8%)

See PVG to ICN flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 14 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, Asiana, China Eastern, China Southern, CUA, Hainan, JAL, Korean Air, Shandong, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, Spring, Tianjin Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 433 miles or 697 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PVG to YNT flight is about 1 hour 46 minutes.

How many flights go between Shanghai and Yantai?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 20 available flights from PVG to YNT.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codePVG
Origination airport namePudong Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeYNT
Destination airport nameLaishan Airport


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