The cheapest times to fly from PVG to YVR are
- January 29th to April 22nd
- May 14th to June 3rd
- September 10th to December 2nd (except the weeks of September 24th and October 1st)
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 YVR is mid October. Prices can be as high as $1174 for Saturday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $469 for Tuesday flights around mid October.
When to Fly to Vancouver
Flying from Shanghai (PVG) to Vancouver (YVR) will usually cost between $489 to $1033 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid October with an average ticket price of $489. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $1084. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $596 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $621 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PVG to YVR flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the PVG to YVR route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the PVG to YVR 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 $0.07, which is far below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to YVR, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into PVG. Saturdays 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 $75 (10%) 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 $652. Return trip prices are from the YVR to PVG flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from PVG to YVR can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 4 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 YVR while comparing.
- 127 miles (204 km) away from YVR
- Usually 2.26% less expensive than YVR
- Nonstop flights available
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from PVG to YVR? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 30 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air Canada, Air China, Air France, Alaska, American, ANA, Asiana, Austrian, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, EVA Air, Hainan, Hong Kong Airlines, JAL, KLM, Korean Air, Lufthansa, Philippine Airlines, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Vancouver International Airport to Pudong Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 5602 miles or 9016 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from PVG to YVR?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop PVG to YVR flight is about 11 hour 4 minutes.
How many flights go between Shanghai and Vancouver?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 85 available flights from PVG to YVR.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Pudong Airport|
|Destination airport name||Vancouver International Airport|
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