Shanghai to Lhasa Flight
From Shanghai to Tibet if you are taking flights to Tibet. There is only one flight per day. The flight has a stopover at Xi’an. You will need the original Tibet travel permit in your hand while getting into flight from any part of the country. Please keep all the possible communication channel open to communicate with the local travel agency in Lhasa, About the pickup. We would like to recommend you in starting to use WeChat.
Shanghai to Lhasa Flight
|7:50||14:40||MU2335||China Eastern Airlines||3410 ¥|
Lhasa to Shanghai Flights
|15:30||21:00||MU2336||China Eastern Airlines||3410 ¥|
Shanghai to Lhasa Flight Map
Some necessary information for Coming to Tibet from Other major cities in China
If you are flying to Lhasa from other part of China, The Tibet travel regulation is little different So you will need to know this information while planning for Tibet Travel.
Tibet travel permit: We will make your Tibet travel permit, with your Chinese Visa. You will only have to send us your scanned copies of the passports and Passports.
Document required at the Airport: Along with your Passport and Chinese Visa, you will need the original Tibet travel permit in your hand to board the flight for Lhasa. So we will need your hotel address along with your booking number and their phone number. We can not send the permit without confirming your booking with them at the hotel.
Permit delivery: We can only deliver the permit at the Beijing airport and Chengdu airport for extra 100 USD for service charge. Otherwise, you will need to book a hotel and send us the hotel detail for us the send the permit on express mail.
Lhasa airport: At the Lhasa airport. They will check for your Original permit. Our guide cant enter into the Aiport. So the guide shall be waiting for you outside the Airport. As soon as you exit from the building. You will find an Airport Shetter bus on the left-hand side. You will have to come all the way out to the Main Road where you will see a mini Police Van. You will find your guide there waiting for you.
FAQ about Flights to Tibet
Lhasa Airport is located 65 Kms south west of Lhasa city. the journey from Lhasa Airport to Lhasa could take one and half hours
For the domestic flights, the fare for children is half for children from two years of age to twelve years of age. For international flights, the cost for children’s flight fare is seventy five percentage of that is for the adult. For infant child the cost for the flight fare is ten percentage of the adult fare, but child is not allow to occupy a seat.
|Luggage type||First Class||Business Class||Economic Class||Baggage size|
|Carry-on baggage||5kg * 2 pieces||5kg||5kg||55cm/20cm/40cm(L/B/H)|
The Maximum Weight for carry in baggage is 5Kg, first class passengers can have 2 carry bag but the passengers in other class can have on one. there will be the extra charge for access weight.
The maximum weight for check in baggage is 40 Kg for the passenger in first class, 30 Kg for passengers in business class, and 20 Kg for passenger in Economic Class. Passenger traveling with infant are allowed with extra 10 Kg.
The only International flight to Lhasa, Tibet is from Kathamandu in Nepal. beside this all the flight to Tibet are domestic flight in China. So it is either you fly to Kathmandu and flight to Lhasa or Fly any where in China and then take flight to Tibet.
The permit policy is different in both case. please read for detail about Tibet entry permit.
During the low season we might can find you discount for your flight to Tibet. The low season is from November to March. But only if your would give us confirmation to book your ticket two months prior to the travel date.
During the high season which is from April to October, there is a little changes for us to find you the discount as it is a peak season and there are millions of domestic tourist making it to Tibet.
Above stated points are base on the our experiences, but we will know for sure when we book your ticket.
We do E-ticket. we will send you the copy of e ticket and you will get your boarding pass from the Airport. providing your passport to them
If you fly to Tibet from China, then you should have original copy of your Tibet Travel permit. We will post the permit to your hotel in China, if you are staying any way in China before coming to Tibet. If you are taking transits any where, we would have some one deliver your permit to the Airport.
If you are flying to Tibet from Kathmandu, you will board flight with out permit and your guide will have permit in Hand waiting for your arrival at the Airport in Lhasa.
Yes, you cant book your flight ticket to Tibet from your home country. Tibet flight can only be purchase with domestic jurisdiction of China. When you will try, you will be ask to submit the copy of your Tibet travel permit, which we will be only able to get at the last week before your arrival in Tibet.
Any travel agency in China, including us can help booking your flight ticket.