From the Other parts of China to Tibet. There are three different ways to reach Tibet; Fights to Tibet, Train to Tibet and Overland Journey to Tibet.
There are flights to Lhasa from all the major cities in China. If you are taking flights to Lhasa, you will need the original Tibet travel permit in hand before getting on the flight to Tibet.
Many websites tell you will need to Tibet travel permit to buy the flight tickets. But in reality, you will not need it. Book your flight ticket with us. Read More about the Flight to Tibet
Taking the train to Tibet from other parts of China is more economically and often recommend for the acclimatization of the high elevation of Tibet. There are seven major train routes to Tibet.
If you are taking the train ride to Lhasa, you will not need to show the original Tibet Travel Permit. And we will only send you a scanned copy of your Tibet travel permit. You will have to make two print out of your travel permit. We recommend you to make one copy in color and another in Black and White. Read more about trains to Tibet here.
Traveling overland to Tibet is an epic journey. If you are driving your car from home country, you can do the ancient tea route from Yunnan to Lhasa. This route is the best travel route in Tibet.
Otherwise, there are two options for the overland route between Tibet and other parts of China. One is between Xining and Lhasa, and Another is Lhasa to Kashgar. In this both route we will have to arrange private transport for you. Here are some overland tours we can offer you.