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Dublin to Lhasa Flights

  • by Meo
  • Last Updated: 2024-04-25

Tibet is one of the most mysterious and special places on our planet. There's splendid scenery of Mt. Everest, sacred monasteries with sincere Buddhists, and unique traditional culture.

Dublin is 7,869 kilometers away from Tibet. To travel to Lhasa, the capital city of Tibet, Irish people need to take connecting flights with a least 2 stops. Generally, you can get to Tibet via China or via Nepal. If you're going to fly to Lhasa via China, you need to apply for your China Visa and get your Tibet Travel Permit in advance. If you're going to fly to Lhasa via Nepal, in this case, you need to obtain a China Group Visa and a Tibet Travel Permit.

Dublin to Lhasa Flight Brief Info

  • Distance: about 7,869 kilometers (4,254 miles)
  • Duration: at least 25 hours
  • Flight Type: connecting flight
  • Popular connecting Airports: Frankfurt Airport (FRA) or Heathrow Airport(LHR) or Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (AMS)
  • Airports: Dublin Airport (DUB) – Lhasa Gonggar Airport (LXA)

Dublin to Lhasa air route

Connecting Flights from Dublin to Lhasa

At present, the fastest flight between Dublin and Lhasa takes 25 hours with three stops at Frankfurt Airport in Germany, Beijing Capital International Airport(PEK) and Chengdu Shuangliu Aiport(CTU) in China before you land at Lhasa Gonggar Airport, which is one of the highest airports in the world. However, the tickets are usually in high demand and the best time to book is six to twelve weeks before your departure date. If you have less than six weeks to Lhasa before your departure, prices are likely to rise. The one-way ticket is more than €1400 with two stops. However, the flights vary from time to time. You may contact us for the most recent flight ticket info.

How to Get to Lhasa from Dublin

Via Mainland China

You can fly from Dublin Airport to Frankfurt Airport then to Chengdu Shuangliu Aiport, where you can transfer to Lhasa by plane or train. The connecting flight between Dublin and Chengdu takes about 20 hours and costs about €594 per person. Besides, the flight from Chengdu to Lhasa takes about 2.5 hours at a cost of €155 and the train takes about 36hrs at a cost of €206.

Via Nepal

You can fly to Kathmandu and then get to Tibet by plane or car. Currently, there is no direct flight from Dublin to Kathmandu, you have to spend at least 14 hours on the connecting flights with a stop in Hamad International Airport(DOH) before flying to Tribhuvan International Airport(KTM). The cost is about €746. Afterward, you can take 1.5 hrs to fly to Lhasa, which costs €450; or take overland travel into Tibet.

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