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PVG Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: PVG / ZSPD
Airport Names:
  1. Shanghai Pudong International Airport
  2. 上海浦东国际机场
  3. Shànghǎi Pǔdōng Guójì Jīchǎng
Location: Shanghai, People's Republic of China
GPS Coordinates: 31°8'35"N by 121°48'19"E
Area Served: Shanghai
Operator/Owner: Shanghai Airport Authority
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 13 feet (4 meters)
# of Runways: 3
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Facts about Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG):

  • Interior of the International Terminal, late at night
  • The airport is the main hub for China Eastern Airlines and Shanghai Airlines, and a major international hub for Air China.
  • The furthest airport from Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG) is Comodoro Pierrestegui Airport (COC), which is nearly antipodal to Shanghai Pudong International Airport (meaning Shanghai Pudong International Airport is almost on the exact opposite side of the Earth from Comodoro Pierrestegui Airport), and is located 12,421 miles (19,990 kilometers) away in Concordia, Entre Ríos, Argentina.
  • Shanghai Pudong International Airport handled 44,857,200 passengers last year.
  • Because of Shanghai Pudong International Airport's relatively low elevation of 13 feet, planes can take off or land at Shanghai Pudong International Airport at a lower air speed than at airports located at a higher elevation. This is because the air density is higher closer to sea level than it would otherwise be at higher elevations.
  • In addition to being known as "Shanghai Pudong International Airport", other names for PVG include "上海浦东国际机场" and "Shànghǎi Pǔdōng Guójì Jīchǎng".
  • The closest airport to Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG) is Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport (SHA), which is located 28 miles (45 kilometers) W of PVG.
  • Shanghai Airlines moved to Terminal 2 upon its opening on March 26, 2008 with 14 other airlines, including Air India, Northwest Airlines, Qatar Airways, Alitalia, British Airways, Qantas, Virgin Atlantic Airways, Philippine Airlines, Malaysia Airlines, Transaero Airlines, Cebu Pacific, Aerosvit Airlines, Garuda Indonesia and Royal Nepal Airlines.
  • Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG) has 3 runways.
  • A second runway was opened on March 17, 2005, and construction of phase two began in December 2005 and started operation on March 26, 2008, in time for the Beijing 2008 Summer Olympics.

Map of Nearest Airports from Shanghai Pudong International Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Shanghai Pudong International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
127.98 miles (45.02 km) WShanghai Hongqiao International Airport (SHA)Shanghai, ChinaView Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport on a map Set SHA as destination Airport Get more information about Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport
283.43 miles (134.26 km) WSuzhou Guangfu Airport (SZV)Suzhou, Jiangsu, ChinaView Suzhou Guangfu Airport on a map Set SZV as destination Airport Get more information about Suzhou Guangfu Airport
384.75 miles (136.40 km) WNWSunan Shuofang International Airport (WUX)Wuxi/Suzhou, Jiangsu, ChinaView Sunan Shuofang International Airport on a map Set WUX as destination Airport Get more information about Sunan Shuofang International Airport
489.88 miles (144.64 km) SSEZhoushan Putuoshan Airport (HSN)Zhoushan, Zhejiang, ChinaView Zhoushan Putuoshan Airport on a map Set HSN as destination Airport Get more information about Zhoushan Putuoshan Airport
593.24 miles (150.06 km) SSWNingbo Lishe International Airport (NGB)Ningbo, Zhejiang, ChinaView Ningbo Lishe International Airport on a map Set NGB as destination Airport Get more information about Ningbo Lishe International Airport
6103.06 miles (165.86 km) SWHangzhou Xiaoshan International Airport (HGH)Hangzhou, ChinaView Hangzhou Xiaoshan International Airport on a map Set HGH as destination Airport Get more information about Hangzhou Xiaoshan International Airport
7130.23 miles (209.58 km) WNWChangzhou Benniu Airport (CZX)Changzhou, Jiangsu, ChinaView Changzhou Benniu Airport on a map Set CZX as destination Airport Get more information about Changzhou Benniu Airport
8157.01 miles (252.68 km) NWYangzhou Taizhou Airport (YTY)Yangzhou and Taizhou, Jiangsu, ChinaView Yangzhou Taizhou Airport on a map Set YTY as destination Airport Get more information about Yangzhou Taizhou Airport
9163.22 miles (262.68 km) SWYiwu Airport (YIW)Yiwu, Zhejiang, ChinaView Yiwu Airport on a map Set YIW as destination Airport Get more information about Yiwu Airport
10178.36 miles (287.05 km) WNWNanjing Lukou International Airport (NKG)Nanjing, ChinaView Nanjing Lukou International Airport on a map Set NKG as destination Airport Get more information about Nanjing Lukou International Airport
11179.76 miles (289.29 km) STaizhou Luqiao Airport (HYN)Taizhou, Zhejiang, ChinaView Taizhou Luqiao Airport on a map Set HYN as destination Airport Get more information about Taizhou Luqiao Airport
12183.38 miles (295.12 km) NNWYancheng Nanyang Airport (YNZ)Yancheng, Jiangsu, ChinaView Yancheng Nanyang Airport on a map Set YNZ as destination Airport Get more information about Yancheng Nanyang Airport
13229.84 miles (369.89 km) SWQuzhou Airport (JUZ)Quzhou, Zhejiang, ChinaView Quzhou Airport on a map Set JUZ as destination Airport Get more information about Quzhou Airport
14230.50 miles (370.96 km) SSWWenzhou Longwan International Airport (WNZ)Wenzhou, Zhejiang, ChinaView Wenzhou Longwan International Airport on a map Set WNZ as destination Airport Get more information about Wenzhou Longwan International Airport
15238.98 miles (384.60 km) NWHuai'an Lianshui Airport (HIA)Huai'an, Jiangsu, ChinaView Huai'an Lianshui Airport on a map Set HIA as destination Airport Get more information about Huai'an Lianshui Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Shanghai Pudong International Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Shanghai Pudong International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
112,421.00 miles (19,989.61 km) SWComodoro Pierrestegui Airport (COC)Concordia, Entre Ríos, ArgentinaView Comodoro Pierrestegui Airport on a map Set COC as destination Airport Get more information about Comodoro Pierrestegui Airport
212,412.94 miles (19,976.64 km) SSWNueva Hespérides International Airport (STY)Salto, Salto, UruguayView Nueva Hespérides International Airport on a map Set STY as destination Airport Get more information about Nueva Hespérides International Airport
312,368.17 miles (19,904.59 km) SSWMonte Caseros Airport (MCS)Monte Caseros, Corrientes, ArgentinaView Monte Caseros Airport on a map Set MCS as destination Airport Get more information about Monte Caseros Airport
412,352.15 miles (19,878.80 km) STydeo Larre Borges International Airport (PDU)Paysandú, Paysandú, UruguayView Tydeo Larre Borges International Airport on a map Set PDU as destination Airport Get more information about Tydeo Larre Borges International Airport
512,341.08 miles (19,861.00 km) SCuruzú Cuatiá Airport (UZU)Curuzú Cuatiá, Corrientes, ArgentinaView Curuzú Cuatiá Airport on a map Set UZU as destination Airport Get more information about Curuzú Cuatiá Airport
612,324.28 miles (19,833.95 km) WSWArtigas International Airport (ATI)Artigas, Artigas, UruguayView Artigas International Airport on a map Set ATI as destination Airport Get more information about Artigas International Airport
712,320.22 miles (19,827.42 km) SWRuben Berta International Airport (URG)Uruguaiana, Rio Grande do Sul, BrazilView Ruben Berta International Airport on a map Set URG as destination Airport Get more information about Ruben Berta International Airport
812,318.69 miles (19,824.96 km) SSWPaso de los Libres Airport (AOL)Paso de los Libres, Corrientes, ArgentinaView Paso de los Libres Airport on a map Set AOL as destination Airport Get more information about Paso de los Libres Airport
912,305.50 miles (19,803.73 km) SGualeguaychú Airport (GHU)Gualeguaychú, Entre Ríos, ArgentinaView Gualeguaychú Airport on a map Set GHU as destination Airport Get more information about Gualeguaychú Airport
1012,303.68 miles (19,800.81 km) SMercedes Airport (MDX)Mercedes, Corrientes, ArgentinaView Mercedes Airport on a map Set MDX as destination Airport Get more information about Mercedes Airport
1112,296.66 miles (19,789.51 km) WSWTacuarembó Airport (TAW)Tacuarembó, Tacuarembó, UruguayView Tacuarembó Airport on a map Set TAW as destination Airport Get more information about Tacuarembó Airport
1212,294.79 miles (19,786.50 km) ESEGeneral Justo José de Urquiza Airport (PRA)Paraná, Entre Ríos, ArgentinaView General Justo José de Urquiza Airport on a map Set PRA as destination Airport Get more information about General Justo José de Urquiza Airport
1312,276.46 miles (19,757.00 km) SEReconquista Airport (RCQ)Reconquista, Santa Fe, ArgentinaView Reconquista Airport on a map Set RCQ as destination Airport Get more information about Reconquista Airport
1412,275.47 miles (19,755.41 km) WPres. Gral. Óscar D. Gestido International Airport (RVY)Rivera, Rivera, UruguayView Pres. Gral. Óscar D. Gestido International Airport on a map Set RVY as destination Airport Get more information about Pres. Gral. Óscar D. Gestido International Airport
1512,271.72 miles (19,749.37 km) WSWGaudêncio Machado Ramos Airport (ALQ)Alegrete, Rio Grande do Sul, BrazilView Gaudêncio Machado Ramos Airport on a map Set ALQ as destination Airport Get more information about Gaudêncio Machado Ramos Airport