There are 10 ways to get from Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) to Chengdu Airport (CTU) by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Shanghai Pudong to Chengdu  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Shanghai Pudong (PVG) to Chengdu (CTU) PVG - CTU

$120 - $270

Cheapest option

Train China Railways D-Class  •  15 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Shanghai Station to Chengdu East Shanghai

$85 - $115

8 alternative options

Bus to Shanghai Hongqiao, fly to Chengdu  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Shanghai Pudong Airport to Shanghai Hongqiao Airport
  2. Fly from Shanghai Hongqiao (SHA) to Chengdu (CTU) SHA - CTU

$114 - $284

Train to Hangzhou, fly to Chengdu  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Hangzhou East
  2. Fly from Hangzhou (HGH) to Chengdu (CTU) HGH - CTU

$115 - $325

Fly Shanghai Pudong to Mianyang, train  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Shanghai Pudong (PVG) to Mianyang (MIG) PVG - MIG
  2. Take the train from Mianyang to Chengdu East Station

$189 - $689

Train to Wuxi, fly to Chengdu  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Shanghai to Wuxi
  2. Fly from Wuxi (WUX) to Chengdu (CTU) WUX - CTU

$131 - $354

Train to Ningbo, fly to Chengdu  •  7 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Ningbo
  2. Fly from Ningbo (NGB) to Chengdu (CTU) NGB - CTU

$234 - $789

Train China Railways G-Class  •  14 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Suzhou North G1226 / ...
  2. Take the train from Suzhou North to Chengdu East Shanghai Hongqiao

$135 - $174

Bus, train  •  20 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Shanghai Pudong Airport to Hongqiao Traffic Hub 1
  2. Take the train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Yixing
  3. Take the train from Yixing to Chengdu East

$95 - $141

Drive  •  20 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) to Chengdu Airport (CTU) 1266.3 miles

$180 - $270

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The distance between Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) and Chengdu Airport (CTU) is 1703 km. The road distance is 2026.1 km.

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The best way to get from Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) to Chengdu Airport (CTU) without a car is to train which takes 14 h 36 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 15 min to fly from Shanghai Pudong (PVG) to Chengdu (CTU), including transfers and time at the airport.

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The best way to get from Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) to Chengdu Airport (CTU) is to fly which takes 3 h 15 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 14 h 36 min.

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The quickest flight from Shanghai Pudong Airport to Chengdu Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 15 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) to Chengdu Airport (CTU) is 2026 km. It takes approximately 20 h 19 min to drive from Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) to Chengdu Airport (CTU).

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China Southern Airlines, Sichuan Airlines, Air China and China Eastern Airlines offer flights from Shanghai Pudong Airport to Chengdu Airport.

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There are 1302+ hotels available in Chengdu Airport (CTU). Prices start at $31 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) to Chengdu Airport (CTU).
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  • Distance: 1064.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 15 min

What companies run services between Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG), China and Chengdu Airport (CTU), China?

Air China, China Eastern Airlines and five other airlines fly from Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) to Chengdu Airport (CTU) hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG) to Chengdu Airport (CTU) via Longyang Road, Shanghai Hongqiao, Suzhou North, Chengdu East, and East station in around 14 h 36 min.

Airlines
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Chengdu
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Chengdu
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Chengdu via Chizhou
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Chengdu via Wuhan
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $460
Flights from Hangzhou to Chengdu
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $460
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Mianyang
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Wuxi to Chengdu
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Wuxi to Chengdu via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Wuxi to Chengdu via Kunming
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Ningbo to Chengdu
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,000
Flights from Ningbo to Chengdu via Nanchang
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,000
Flights from Ningbo to Chengdu via Wuhan
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,000
Flights from Ningbo to Chengdu via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Flights from Ningbo to Chengdu via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Ningbo to Chengdu via Kunming
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,500
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Chengdu
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Chengdu
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $460
Flights from Hangzhou to Chengdu
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Hangzhou to Chengdu via Zhengzhou
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Mianyang via Wuhan
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Wuxi to Chengdu via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Ningbo to Chengdu via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Ningbo to Chengdu via Xiamen
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Sichuan Airlines
Website
ch.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Chengdu
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $450
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Chengdu
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $460
Flights from Hangzhou to Chengdu
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Wuxi to Chengdu
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Ningbo to Chengdu via Nanchang
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Ningbo to Chengdu via Tianjin
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,600
Shenzhen Airlines
Website
shenzhenair.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Chengdu
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Chengdu
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flights from Hangzhou to Chengdu
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Mianyang
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Mianyang via Zhengzhou
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Wuxi to Chengdu
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Wuxi to Chengdu via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Ningbo to Chengdu
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from Ningbo to Chengdu via Nanchang
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Ningbo to Chengdu via Beijing
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,700
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Chengdu
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Chengdu
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flights from Hangzhou to Chengdu
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Flights from Hangzhou to Chengdu via Zhengzhou
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Flights from Wuxi to Chengdu via Shenzhen
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Ningbo to Chengdu
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from Ningbo to Chengdu via Beijing
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,700
Xiamen Airlines
Website
xiamenair.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Chengdu
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Hangzhou to Chengdu
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Hangzhou to Chengdu via Zhengzhou
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Mianyang via Wuhan
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Ningbo to Chengdu via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Ningbo to Chengdu via Xiamen
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Juneyao Airlines
Website
juneyaoair.com
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Chengdu
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Chengdu
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Chengdu via Chizhou
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Mianyang
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Shanghai Airlines
Website
ceair.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Chengdu
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Shanghai Pudong to Mianyang
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Spring Airlines
Website
springairlines.com
Flights from Shanghai Hongqiao to Chengdu
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Beijing Capital
Website
intl.jdair.net
Flights from Hangzhou to Chengdu
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Hangzhou East
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$15 - $18
1st Class Seat
$24 - $27
Business Class Seat
$45 - $60
Train from Mianyang to Chengdu East Station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$13 - $16
1st Class Seat
$20 - $23
Business Class Seat
$40 - $50
Train from Shanghai to Wuxi
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$13 - $16
1st Class Seat
$21 - $24
Business Class Seat
$40 - $50
Train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Ningbo
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $29
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$24 - $29
1st Class Seat
$40 - $45
Business Class Seat
$75 - $95
Train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Suzhou North
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$10 - $13
1st Class Seat
$15 - $18
Business Class Seat
$30 - $40
Train from Suzhou North to Chengdu East
Ave. Duration
10 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$120 - $150
1st Class Seat
$210 - $250
Business Class Seat
$400 - $470
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Hangzhou East
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$9 - $13
1st Class Seat
$9 - $14
Train from Mianyang to Chengdu East Station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$7 - $11
1st Class Seat
$7 - $11
Train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Ningbo
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$15 - $21
1st Class Seat
$19 - $28
Train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Suzhou North
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$5 - $8
1st Class Seat
$4 - $7
Train from Shanghai Station to Chengdu East
Ave. Duration
12 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$80 - $110
1st Class Seat
$120 - $170
Train from Shanghai Hongqiao to Yixing
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$14 - $20
1st Class Seat
$18 - $26
Train from Yixing to Chengdu East
Ave. Duration
13 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $100
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$75 - $100
1st Class Seat
$110 - $160
China Railways K-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Shanghai to Wuxi
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$7 - $12
Hard Sleeper
$14 - $22
Soft Sleeper
$22 - $35
Bus operators
Shanghai Airport Authority
Bus from Shanghai Pudong Airport to Shanghai Hongqiao Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
shanghaiairport.com
Bus from Shanghai Pudong Airport to Hongqiao Traffic Hub
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
shanghaiairport.com

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