There are 3 ways to get from New York to Lhasa by plane, bus or taxi

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

Recommended option

Fly New York JFK to Lhasa, bus  •  23 h 1 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Lhasa (LXA) JFK - LXA
  2. Take the bus from Lhasa Airport to Lhasa

$710 - $2,215

Cheapest option

Fly New York JFK to Xigaze/Rikaze, taxi, bus  •  37 h 25 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Xigaze/Rikaze (RKZ) JFK - RKZ
  2. Take a taxi from Xigaze/Rikaze to Shigatse Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from Shigatse Bus Station to Lasa North Suburb Coach Station

$583 - $1,943

1 alternative option

Fly Newark to Lhasa, bus  •  23 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Lhasa (LXA) EWR - LXA
  2. Take the bus from Lhasa Airport to Lhasa

$809 - $2,715

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Lhasa, China?

There is no direct connection from New York to Lhasa. However, you can take the train to Jamaica, take the walk to Station D Jamaica Station, take the train to Terminal 4, take the walk to New York JFK airport, fly to Lhasa, take the walk to Lhasa Airport, then take the bus to Lhasa. Alternatively, you can take the train to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak, take the walk to Newark airport, fly to Lhasa, take the walk to Lhasa Airport, then take the bus to Lhasa.

Airlines
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from New York JFK to Lhasa via Beijing
Ave. Duration
21 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $2,400
Flights from New York JFK to Lhasa via Beijing, Chengdu
Ave. Duration
23 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $2,400
Flights from New York JFK to Lhasa via Beijing, Chongqing
Ave. Duration
26 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $2,400
Flights from New York JFK to Lhasa via Beijing, Lanzhou
Ave. Duration
23 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,400
Flights from New York JFK to Lhasa via Beijing, Xining
Ave. Duration
24 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,400
Flights from Newark to Lhasa via Beijing
Ave. Duration
19 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $4,300
Flights from Newark to Lhasa via Beijing, Lanzhou
Ave. Duration
22 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,700
Flights from Newark to Lhasa via Beijing, Chengdu
Ave. Duration
23 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $2,700
Flights from New York JFK to Xigaze/Rikaze via Beijing, Chengdu
Ave. Duration
28 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,900
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from New York JFK to Xigaze/Rikaze via Helsinki, Xi An
Ave. Duration
32 h 5 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$550 - $3,300
Flights from New York JFK to Xigaze/Rikaze via Beijing, Xi An
Ave. Duration
32 h 55 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,900
Sichuan Airlines
Website
ch.com
Flights from New York JFK to Lhasa via Chengdu
Ave. Duration
18 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,200
China West Air
Website
westair.cn
Flights from New York JFK to Lhasa via Chongqing
Ave. Duration
21 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,200
Bus operators
Airports China
Bus from Lhasa Airport to Lhasa
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
airports-china.com
Qichezhan
Website
qichezhan.net
Bus from Shigatse Bus Station to Lasa North Suburb Coach Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
qichezhan.net
Other operators
Taxi from Xigaze/Rikaze to Shigatse Bus Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
$18 - $23

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from New York to Lhasa?

The distance between New York and Lhasa is 12040 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from New York to Lhasa?

The cheapest way to get from New York to Lhasa is to fly and taxi and bus which costs $550 - $2,000 and takes 37 h 25 min.

What is the fastest way to get from New York to Lhasa?

The quickest way to get from New York to Lhasa is to fly and bus which takes 23 h 1 min and costs $700 - $2,300.

How long does it take to get from New York to Lhasa?

It takes approximately 23 h 1 min to get from New York to Lhasa, including transfers.