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About Flights to Lhasa

Summary info about Lhasa flight prices, duration and airlines

Best One-Way Price


Fastest flight time

36h 35m
The best one-way flight price to Lhasa from United States in the last 72 hours is $3,995 (New York John F Kennedy Intl to Lhasa).
The fastest flight to Lhasa from United States takes 36h 35m (New York John F Kennedy Intl to Lhasa).

When is the best time to fly to Lhasa?

To have access to Lhasa flight deals, consider departing from cities in the United States like Chicago, New York, or San Francisco. If you’ll be flying out of Chicago to Lhasa, China, your trip may take anywhere from 26 to 37 hours in total, while those departing from New York might have a travel time of 22 to 28 hours. If you’re leaving from San Francisco, you can expect your flight to take anywhere from 31 to 39 hours on average.

Currently, there are no airports in the United States that offer nonstop flights to Lhasa Gonggar Airport, Lhasa. Depending on the exact city that you’re departing from, you’ll have either one or two layovers before you reach your destination. Flights from O'Hare International Airport in Chicago may stop in cities like New Delhi or Chengdu, trips originating in New York airports, such as John F. Kennedy, may have layovers in Beijing. If you’re flying out of San Francisco International Airport, it’s common to stop in Chengdu or Los Angeles.

Lhasa flight deals found on momondo

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Air China
JFKNew York John F Kennedy Intl
53h 45m

Find the cheapest one-way flights to Lhasa

If you're looking for one-way flights from United States to Lhasa, view some of our deals below.
Multiple Airlines
Aug 25
JFK7:55 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
46h 15m
3 stops
LXA6:10 pmLhasa
Multiple Airlines
Aug 25
JFK1:15 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
36h 35m
2 stops
LXA1:50 amLhasa
Multiple Airlines
Jul 28
JFK1:15 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
36h 35m
2 stops
LXA1:50 amLhasa

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Which airlines fly to Lhasa?

Here you can see a selection of the most popular and cheapest airlines for flights to Lhasa

Which airlines fly to Lhasa?

Based on our data, the most popular airlines that fly to Lhasa from United States are Air China, XiamenAir and China Southern. There may also be other airline options depending on where in United States you’re flying from.

Air China Flights to Lhasa

The most popular airline for flights to Lhasa on momondo is Air China, which operates 34 flights in this direction every week. Most depart out of Chengdu, with the best deal for Air China flights to Lhasa being $714 (round-trip, New York John F Kennedy Intl to Lhasa, momondo searches within the last 72 hours). In 25 Air China reviews, it is rated 7.0 by momondo users.

China Southern Flights to Lhasa

China Southern (6.9/10, 18 reviews) is also a popular choice for flights to Lhasa, with deals from as low as $995 from San Francisco, round-trip. With 39 China Southern flights to Lhasa on average each week, prices can vary significantly by origin and availability.

Airports near Lhasa

Below you will find all the airports in Lhasa along with the distance from the city center

How do you get to the city center from Lhasa airport?

As there is no form of public transportation that can bring you from Lhasa Gonggar Airport to the city center, an easy way to make the trip is to drive. Depending on what traffic conditions are like at the time, the journey can take you anywhere from 1 hour 10 minutes to 1 hour 30 minutes. It’s important to keep in mind that there are no ridesharing apps in this region, and the airport also does not host any car rental companies. Taxis are located outside the terminal.

Popular routes to Lhasa

Most frequently searched flights to Lhasa along with the cheapest price and shortest flight duration
San Francisco to Lhasa Flights
Fastest flight time40h 40m
Cheapest price$8,985
Chicago to Lhasa Flights
Fastest flight time36h 39m
Cheapest price$18,657

Visa requirements for visiting Lhasa

All United States citizens are required to have a visa when traveling to Lhasa or any other city in mainland China. It is illegal to travel to the country without one, and you won’t be able to receive a visa after your plane has landed. Instead, you’ll need to go to an embassy or consulate before your departure and pay a small fee for the application process. The duration of your visa will depend on factors like your travel plans and the discretion of the embassy that is processing your application. All travelers must also present a valid passport that has enough room for a stamp from immigration and that does not expire before your return flight back to the United States.

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Best things to do and see in Lhasa

Explore one of the most unique-looking buildings in the city by going to Potala Palace, a fortress that dates back to the 1600s and is now a museum focusing on the Dalai Lamas. The Jokhang Temple is also a popular attraction in the city, as it is considered to be one of the most important Buddhist temples in Tibet. Head to Norbulingka and go on a scenic walk, a palace that was once the summer residence of the Dalai Lamas and is surrounded by a lush garden with many paths. If you want to learn more about the region’s interesting culture, take a tour of the Tibet Museum.

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