There are 6 ways to get from Kathmandu to Xigazê by bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus  •  24 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Kathmandu to Lhasa Liuwu Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from Lasa North Suburb Coach Station to Shigatse Bus Station

$90 - $92

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Drive  •  15 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Kathmandu to Xigazê 641.7 miles

$90 - $140

Fly to Tumlingtar, drive  •  13 h

  1. Fly from Kathmandu (KTM) to Tumlingtar (TMI) KTM - TMI
  2. Drive from Tumlingtar to Xigazê

$191 - $371

Fly to Bhadrapur, drive  •  9 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Kathmandu (KTM) to Bhadrapur (BDP) KTM - BDP
  2. Drive from Bhadrapur to Xigazê

$181 - $426

Fly to Biratnagar, drive  •  10 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Kathmandu (KTM) to Biratnagar (BIR) KTM - BIR
  2. Drive from Biratnagar to Xigazê

$191 - $381

Fly to Lhasa, bus  •  8 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Kathmandu (KTM) to Lhasa (LXA) KTM - LXA
  2. Take the bus from Lhasa Airport to Lhasa
  3. Take the bus from Lasa North Suburb Coach Station to Shigatse Bus Station

$255 - $666

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kathmandu to Xigazê is to bus which costs $90 - $93 and takes 24 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kathmandu to Xigazê is to fly and bus which costs $250 - $700 and takes 8 h 44 min.

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The distance between Kathmandu and Xigazê is 388 km. The road distance is 1026.8 km.

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It takes approximately 24 h 40 min to get from Kathmandu to Xigazê, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Kathmandu, Nepal and Xigazê, China?

You can take a bus from Kathmandu to Xigazê via Lhasa Liuwu Coach Station and Lasa North Suburb Coach Station in around 24 h 40 min.

Airlines
Buddha Air Ltd
Website
buddhaair.com
Flights from Kathmandu to Tumlingtar
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $410
Flights from Kathmandu to Bhadrapur
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Kathmandu to Biratnagar
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Yeti Airlines
Website
yetiairlines.com
Flights from Kathmandu to Tumlingtar
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $250
Flights from Kathmandu to Bhadrapur
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $270
Flights from Kathmandu to Biratnagar
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $260
Shree Airlines
Website
shreeairlines.com
Flights from Kathmandu to Bhadrapur
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $270
Flights from Kathmandu to Biratnagar
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $260
Sichuan Airlines
Website
ch.com
Flights from Kathmandu to Lhasa
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $600
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Kathmandu to Lhasa
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $850
Bus operators
Tibet Transportation
Website
xizang.gov.cn
Bus from Kathmandu to Lhasa Liuwu Coach Station
Ave. Duration
19 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$79
Schedules at
xizang.gov.cn
Qichezhan
Website
qichezhan.net
Bus from Lasa North Suburb Coach Station to Shigatse Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
qichezhan.net
Airports China
Bus from Lhasa Airport to Lhasa
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
airports-china.com

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