Kathmandu to Lhasa over land trip is a fairly popular but an adventurous journey for tourist visiting Nepal. The video below shows what you as a tourist will experience when you travel via any over land tour – this could include Lhasa overland budget tour or Lhasa overland luxury tours. There are also Kathmandu to Lhasa flights, more details below.
There are also direct flight from Kathmandu Tribhuvan International Airport to Lhasa airport. There is one flight per day. As of when this article was written, two airlines – Sichuan Airlines 8720 and Air China 408 were operating. Sichuan Airlines operated on Sunday, Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Air China on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. This is an hour and 30 minutes flight over the Himalayas. You can click on this link and find the cheapest ticket through Google Flight Search. This Google Travel Guide is also very helpful to get a better idea of what you can do in Lhasa while you are there.
There is also a proposed train line from Nepal to Lhasa. Please read click here for more details on Nepal to Lhasa Train.
Being Nepal’s northern border, there are several way to travel to Lhasa via over land. Please send us an email if you need more help.