The cheapest times to fly from SYR to PVG are

  • January 15th to April 29th (except the week of April 16th)
  • September 10th to December 9th (except the week of 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 SYR to PVG is early November. Prices can be as high as $1910 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $610 for Tuesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Shanghai

Flying from Syracuse, NY (SYR) to Shanghai (PVG) will usually cost between $610 to $1510 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $611. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1572. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $961 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $817 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SYR to PVG flight.

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

SYR to PVG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SYR to PVG flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Syracuse. 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 depart and return on this flight. 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 $171 (16%) 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 $842. Return trip prices are from the PVG to SYR 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 SYR to PVG can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 13 hour 54 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking SYR to PVG

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 SYR to PVG — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Boston, MA (SYR > BOS > PVG)

  • Price for both tickets: $787
  • Average savings: $30 (3.61%)

See SYR to BOS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 24 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, American, ANA, Asiana, Austrian, British Airways, Cathay Dragon, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Finnair, Hainan, JAL, JetBlue, KLM, Korean Air, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Pudong Airport to Syracuse Hancock International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7181 miles or 11557 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SYR to PVG flight is about 13 hour 54 minutes.

How many flights go between Syracuse, NY and Shanghai?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 85 available flights from SYR to PVG.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SYR
Origination airport name Syracuse Hancock International Airport
City Syracuse, NY
Country the United States
Latitude 43.1
Longitude -76.1

Return Airport

Destination code PVG
Destination airport name Pudong Airport
City Shanghai
Country China
Latitude 31.1
Longitude 121.8


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