Hongkong to Lhasa Flights
- by Beatrice
- Last Updated: 2023-08-30
The most convenient and fastest way from Hong Kong to Lhasa is by flight. You are suggested to take connecting flights with a stopover in Chengdu as Chengdu is the nearest major traffic hub to Lhasa. There are a few flights each day from Hong Kong to Chengdu, taking about 3 hours. And there are up to 15 flights from Chengdu to Lhasa in a day. So you can select the most suitable flight according to your preference. From Chengdu to Lhasa, it only takes 2 hours and 30 minutes. By the way, you can also arrange a Chengdu trip for yourself if you are interested in seeing lovely pandas. Besides Chengdu, you can also take connecting flights via Chongqing or Xián.
Why Travel from Hong Kong to Lhasa?
Being famous as the “Pearl of the Orient”, Hong Kong is a fascinating and energetic modern city in China. With yummy snacks, delicate cuisines, international shopping malls, colonial heritage, and classic Chinese culture, Hong Kong is a unique city that differs from other cities in China. Besides, Hong Kong is also a hub both for international and domestic travelers.
In addition, Hong Kong is a city with its own charm. After a long time of international flight to Hong Kong, travelers can have a good rest there. If you prefer to spend some time in Hong Kong, you can visit the Wong Tai Sin Temple in Kowloon, saunter along the night market at Kowloon’s Temple Street, have a view from the top of Victoria Peak, tour Po Lin Monastery where houses a 34-meter-high statue of Buddha, etc.
What Documents are Needed?
For Hong Kong citizens as well as foreign travelers, a tour to Tibet is a lifetime opportunity to experience a totally different landscape and culture. Unlike travelers from other countries, Hong Kong citizens don't need a Tibet Travel Permit to enter Tibet. You just need to take your Chinese SAR passport and Home Return Permit.
What's more, Hong Kong is visa-free for most countries in the world. However, a Chinese Visa and a Tibet Travel Permit are still needed to enter Tibet for foreign travelers.
Hong Kong to Lhasa Flight Schedule
Lhasa is located 2,423km away from Hong Kong, but there’s no direct flight between the two cities. Tourists who want to travel to Tibet from Hong Kong have to fly to Chengdu, Chongqing or Xián first.
Here is the recommended connecting flight from Hong Kong to Lhasa:
|Departure -- Arrival
| Sichuan Airlines
Here is the recommended connecting flight from Lhasa to Hong Kong:
|Departure -- Arrival
| Air China
After your arrival, you are suggested to spend some days in and around Lhasa, the capital city of Tibet. You can’t miss the splendid Potala Palace, the holy Jokhang Temple, and the busy Barkhor Street. To extend your tour, you can travel to Shigatse, Mt. Everest, Namtso, Mt. Kailash and other famous scenic sites.
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