The cheapest times to fly from WDS to PVG are

  • March 19th to July 22nd
  • August 6th to October 7th

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 WDS to PVG is mid April. Prices can be as high as $861 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $529 for Thursday flights around mid April.


When to Fly to Shanghai

Flying from Shiyan (WDS) to Shanghai (PVG) will usually cost between $665 to $861 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid April with an average ticket price of $765. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $848. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $83 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $848 can be considered a good price for a round-trip WDS to PVG flight.

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

WDS to PVG Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the WDS to PVG flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Shiyan. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.82, 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 $58 (7%) 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 $754. Return trip prices are from the PVG to WDS 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 WDS to PVG can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 9 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 WDS to PVG while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Lishe Airport (NGB) in Ningbo

  • 93 miles (150 km) away from PVG
  • Usually 34.20% less expensive than PVG
  • 1-layover flights available

See WDS to NGB flights

Destination alternative #2: Xiaoshan Airport (HGH) in Hangzhou

  • 102 miles (164 km) away from PVG
  • Usually 31.49% less expensive than PVG
  • Nonstop flights available

See WDS to HGH flights


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

Hack #1: Wuhan (WDS > WUH > PVG)

  • Price for both tickets: $749
  • Average savings: $100 (11.73%)

See WDS to WUH flights

Hack #2: Dalian (WDS > DLC > PVG)

  • Price for both tickets: $789
  • Average savings: $60 (7.02%)

See WDS to DLC flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, China Eastern, China Southern, CUA, Donghai Airlines, Hainan, Shandong, Shanghai Airlines, Shenzhen, Spring, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Pudong Airport to Shiyan Wudangshan Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 646 miles or 1040 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop WDS to PVG flight is about 2 hour 9 minutes.

How many flights go between Shiyan and Shanghai?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 17 available flights from WDS to PVG.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code WDS
Origination airport name Shiyan Wudangshan Airport
City Shiyan
Country China
Latitude 32.6
Longitude 110.9

Return Airport

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


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