The cheapest times to fly from VPS to PVG are

  • January 8th to May 20th (except the week of May 7th)
  • October 15th to December 9th

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 VPS to PVG is early November. Prices can be as high as $2056 for Sunday flights during early August, or as low as $1039 for Tuesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Shanghai

Flying from Valparaiso, FL (VPS) to Shanghai (PVG) will usually cost between $1137 to $1798 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 $1160. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1908. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $748 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1418 can be considered a good price for a round-trip VPS to PVG flight.

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

VPS to PVG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the VPS to PVG flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Destin. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, 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. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Shanghai, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Destin. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $157 (11%) 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 $1362. Return trip prices are from the PVG to VPS 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 VPS 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 15 hour 0 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking VPS 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 VPS to PVG — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Orlando, FL (VPS > MCO > PVG)

  • Price for both tickets: $893
  • Average savings: $525 (37.02%)

See VPS to MCO flights

Hack #2: St. Louis, MO (VPS > STL > PVG)

  • Price for both tickets: $900
  • Average savings: $518 (36.53%)

See VPS to STL flights

Hack #3: Los Angeles, CA (VPS > LAX > PVG)

  • Price for both tickets: $927
  • Average savings: $492 (34.66%)

See VPS to LAX flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, American, China Southern, Delta, Hainan, KLM, Korean Air, Lufthansa, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Pudong Airport to Eglin AFB Destin Fort Walton Beach Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7790 miles or 12537 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop VPS to PVG flight is about 15 hour 0 minutes.

How many flights go between Valparaiso, FL and Shanghai?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 25 available flights from VPS to PVG.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code VPS
Origination airport name Eglin AFB Destin Fort Walton Beach Airport
City Valparaiso, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 30.5
Longitude -86.5

Return Airport

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


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