There are flights to Tibet from different parts of China(mainland). The question is how often and how many flights to Tibet? In the Tibetan Autonomous Region, there are few airports such as Lhasa Gonggar Airport, Nyingchi Mainling Airport, Shigatse Peace Airport, Qamdo Bangda Airport, and Ngari Gunsa Airport.
Direct International Flight to Lhasa, Tibet
Lhasa Gonggar Airport is the biggest and famous airport in Tibet. It is an international airport. But there is only one direct international flight to Lhasa from Kathmandu, Nepal.
Direct flights to Tibet, Lhasa from Chinese Major Cities
Here I have given you the list of direct flights from some of the major cities from China to Lhasa, Tibet.
Some major cities like Shanghai, Guangzhou, and Shenzhen doesn’t have a direct flight to Lhasa but there are so many connecting flights via Chengdu, Xian, and Beijing to Lhasa.
There are few airports in Tibetan Autonomous Prefectures of Qinghai province, Sichuan Province, and Yunnan province. Some of the airports are operated only in summer but some operate for a whole year. Here is the list of direct domestic flights from Tibetan Autonomous Prefectures cities to Lhasa.
Direct Domestic Flights to Tibet, Lhasa From Tibetan Autonomous Prefectures Cities
Is there any discounted for the kids?
Yes, there is 50% discount of flight fare for the kids’ age between 2-12. But infant under age of 2 has to pay only 10% of flight fare and will not provide a separate seat.
LUGGAGE ALLOWANCE ON THE PLANE
- When you take flight from major Chinese cities to Lhasa. According to Civil Aviation Administration of China’s regulation, you must provide a valid passport and original copy Tibet Travel Permit.
- If you are traveling from Kathmandu, Nepal to Lhasa then you can provide a scanned copy of Tibet Travel Permit. Once you landed at Lhasa, the local tour guide will with bring you the original copy of Tibet Travel Permit and pick you up from the airport.
- These are applied only to the foreigners.
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