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Find The Best Dates To Fly from John F. Kennedy Intl. to Pudong Intl.

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The cheapest flights to Pudong Intl. found within the past 7 days were $1,435 round trip and $639 one way. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Frequently asked questions

Can I catch a flight from John F. Kennedy Intl. Airport (JFK) to PVG right now?
For information on any current Pudong Intl. Airport (PVG) quarantine requirements and travel advice, go to our Covid-19 Travel Advisor. Look before you arrange your flight, so you don’t get caught out.
Are there direct flights from JFK Airport to Shanghai Pudong International Airport?
If you’re not so fond of stopovers, it’s a smart idea to organize your flight from JFK to Shanghai Pudong Airport well in advance. China Eastern Airlines is the only air carrier that offers nonstop flights on this route.
If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I change my booking to a later date?
For more info about changing your flight to PVG, please visit our Customer Service Portal.
How long is the flight from JFK Airport to Shanghai Pudong Airport?
Averaging around 18 hours and 45 minutes all up, getting from New York to China is no small task. On such a long trip, it’s a smart idea to get up and stretch your legs regularly.
What is the flight distance from John F. Kennedy Intl. Airport (JFK) to Pudong Intl. Airport (PVG)?
From JFK to Pudong Intl. Airport (PVG), there’s a flight distance of 7,400 mi. So, it’s smart to have a range of entertainment to choose from. Books, movies, music … Whatever interests you. If you come prepared, it won’t feel like too long before you hear the call to prepare for landing.
What airlines fly from JFK to PVG?
If you’re hoping to find an airline company that flies direct from New York to China and rates highly with seasoned travelers, check out China Eastern Airlines. They offer up to 8 flights every month.
What airlines have practices regarding COVID-19 in place and use social distancing?
From the moment you enter the departure terminal to when you leave the arrivals terminal, if you’re flying with China Eastern Airlines, Juneyao Airlines or Shanghai Airlines you can be sure that COVID-19 measures and social distancing rules have been adhered to. Many airlines have introduced capped capacity flights and keeping the middle seat empty.
What is the best day to buy a plane ticket?
This just in! Airfares offered on Thursdays tend to be the cheapest, according to flight demand on Travelocity in 2021. Tuesday and Wednesday prices are also good, but you may want to prepare your budget if booking during the weekend, as data shows that is when prices are generally at their highest.
What are the cheapest days to fly?
Frequent travelers may already know this, but earlier in the week can be the cheapest time to fly. In 2021, flights departing on a Monday were generally the cheapest of the week, whereas you may pay a premium for weekend flights when demand is usually high. On average, tickets were most expensive for Saturday departures, so if you need to fly out on a weekend, you might look for deals ahead of time.
How far in advance can you book a flight?
Trying to figure out how early you should book your flight? It’s possible to start comparing international airfares on Travelocity up to 12 months in advance. However, it does depend on the carrier as not all airlines release their prices that far out. According to our 2021 flight demand trends, last minute planners can still bag a bargain with some of the cheapest fares appearing 0-2 weeks prior to their travel dates.*According to flight demand on Travelocity.com from January to December 2021. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.


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Route Info

Flight path for flights from John F. Kennedy International Airport to Shanghai Pudong International Airport

7,419.00 miles

Airlines & Aircraft Used on JFK to PVG Flight Routes

Airline Carrier
China Eastern Airlines
Embraer RJ135 / RJ140 / RJ145
Delta Air Lines
Airbus A340-500
Delta Air Lines
Airbus A340-600

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Airfares to Shanghai PVG from New York JFK currently cost between $1,435 and $2,830. It’s usually cheaper to book a round trip than two separate one-way flights. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply. 


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If you want to be flexible about when you return, or keep your travel options open ended, a one-way flight could be just the ticket! You’ll find one-way airfares from New York JFK to Shanghai PVG on Travelocity starting at $639. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply. 


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Get to Shanghai faster, without the hassle of changing planes and moving baggage, by booking a direct flight. Expect your direct flight to PVG from JFK to take around hour(s) min(s).  


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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.