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Cheapest Flights from London to Shanghai (LHR to PVG)

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Interesting Facts About Flights from London to Shanghai (LHR to PVG)

Question : How long does it take to get from LHR to PVG?
Answer : If you're able to take the shortest direct flight (which is offered by Virgin Atlantic), you will be able to leave LHR at 1:30 PM GMT and get to PVG at 8:30 AM CST (11 hours). Remember, there is a time change of eight hours.

Question : Should you take that vacation to Shanghai in the next 30 days?
Answer : Apr 1st has seen bookings (as of Mar 20th) as cheap as $552. That comes in 55% below the average price for this route. Saving now means you'll have more money to spend on your trip.

Question : How much should a trip from London (LHR) to Shanghai (PVG) cost?
Answer : Ranging anywhere from $485 to $2,668, prices for LHR to PVG do fluctuate a lot more than most routes from the United Kingdom. Remember, you can save by booking further in advance.

Question : Is London Heathrow Airport (LHR) the cheapest airport for getting to Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG)?
Answer : Departing from London Heathrow Airport is not the only way to get to Shanghai Pudong International Airport. Try looking for flights from London City Airport (LCY) as well. Over the upcoming two months, flights from LCY to PVG are being priced 27% cheaper than flights from LHR to PVG. Being only 22 miles away, it's easily accessible for most.

Question : Over the coming months, which airline is getting their passengers to Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG) round-trip the cheapest?
Answer : China Southern Airlines is offering the best deal at $485. Better take a look quickly because prices range all the way up to $2,668 over the next three months.

Question : If punctuality is required for you to book a flight, which airline is your best bet?
Answer : British Airways will have you to PVG on schedule 73% of the time. Life has too much to offer to spend it waiting in an airport, so check out British Airways to get in and out of airports as quickly as possible. If they are delayed for some reason, expect it to be an 18-minute delay, as that’s the average.

Question : How many days should you spend in Shanghai?
Answer : The average time spent in Shanghai by passengers from London is about one week.

Question : Is price more important than specific travel days for you?
Answer : The lowest-cost day to fly in April is Sunday. Flexibility is paramount when booking travel plans in order to keep travel costs down.

Question : Which airline is least likely to get you to PVG on time?
Answer : Virgin Atlantic is late on 35% of flights from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG) at the moment. If you should choose this airline, be sure to track the flight status to stay on top of the departure time.

Question : How often is the London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG) route delayed?
Answer : The London to Shanghai route has a 70% on-time rate, ranking in the bottom 50% of the world in getting their passengers to their destinations on schedule. If a flight is delayed, though, expect an average of less than half an hour added to your flight time.

Question : What's the likelihood of you being delayed on this route?
Answer : The best measurement of overall promptness combines both on-time percentage and total delay minutes. LHR to PVG currently has 2 stars out of 5, earning it a far below-average performance compared to the rest of the world.

Question : How many departure times are there on a given day?
Answer : Depending on the day of the week, the number of flight times will change, but on average there are three. You’ll have more choices on this route than most others departing the United Kingdom.

Question : What day of the week has the most flight time options?
Answer : With four total flight time options, Saturday provides the most flexibility from LHR to PVG. The day of the week with the least amount of options is Friday with only three different times.

Question : How long will the flight typically be from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG)?
Answer : When flying from LHR to PVG, it will take 11 hours and 15 minutes on average.