There are 3 ways to get from New York to Lhasa by plane, bus, car 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.

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Fly to Lhasa, bus  •  22 h 56 min

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

$711 - $2,213

Cheapest option

Fly to Bagdogra, drive, bus  •  36 h 28 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Bagdogra (IXB) JFK - IXB
  2. Drive from Siliguri Junction (SGUJ) to Yadong Xian
  3. Take the bus from Yadong Xian to Lasa North Suburb Coach Station

$556 - $984

1 alternative option

Fly to Nyingchi, taxi  •  27 h 33 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Nyingchi (LZY) JFK - LZY
  2. Take a taxi from Nyingchi to Lhasa

$557 - $1,859

Questions & Answers

The distance between New York and Lhasa is 7525 miles.

It takes approximately 22 h 56 min to get from New York to Lhasa, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from New York JFK Airport to Lhasa Airport. The quickest flight takes 23 h 25 min and has one stopover.

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Lhasa is 11 h ahead of New York. It is currently 11:13 PM in New York and 9:13 AM in Lhasa.

Sichuan Airlines, Xiamen Airlines, Hainan and two other airlines offer flights from New York JFK Airport to Lhasa Airport.

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There are 80+ hotels available in Lhasa. Prices start at $28 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from New York to Lhasa.
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  • Distance: 7524.8 miles
  • Duration: 22 h 56 min

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 Jamaica, NY, take the AirTrain 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 Jamaica, take the walk to Jamaica, NY, take the AirTrain to Terminal 4, take the walk to New York JFK airport, fly to Bagdogra, take the taxi to New Jalpaiguri (NJP), take the train to Siliguri Junction (SGUJ), take the drive to Yadong Xian, then take the bus to Lhasa.

Airlines
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from New York JFK to Lhasa via Beijing, Chengdu
Ave. Duration
25 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, Xining
Ave. Duration
26 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,400
Flights from New York JFK to Lhasa via Beijing, Xi An
Ave. Duration
28 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $2,400
Flights from New York JFK to Nyingchi via Chengdu
Ave. Duration
19 h 25 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,700
Flights from New York JFK to Nyingchi via Beijing, Chengdu
Ave. Duration
27 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,900
Flights from New York JFK to Nyingchi via Frankfurt, Chengdu
Ave. Duration
22 h 45 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,000
Flights from New York JFK to Nyingchi via Paris CDG, Chengdu
Ave. Duration
23 h 45 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,000
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from New York JFK to Bagdogra via Abu Dhabi, Delhi
Ave. Duration
27 h
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,200
Flights from New York JFK to Bagdogra via Amsterdam, Delhi
Ave. Duration
27 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,500 - $6,000
Flights from New York JFK to Bagdogra via Amsterdam, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
30 h 5 min
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,600 - $6,000
Flights from New York JFK to Bagdogra via Paris CDG, Delhi
Ave. Duration
31 h
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $6,500
Flights from New York JFK to Bagdogra via Boryspil, Delhi
Ave. Duration
25 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,800
Flights from New York JFK to Bagdogra via Istanbul Ataturk, Delhi
Ave. Duration
25 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $2,400
Flights from New York JFK to Bagdogra via Dubai, Delhi
Ave. Duration
26 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $2,400
Flights from New York JFK to Bagdogra via London Heathrow, Delhi
Ave. Duration
26 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,900
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from New York JFK to Bagdogra via London Heathrow, Delhi
Ave. Duration
20 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,700
Flights from New York JFK to Bagdogra via Istanbul Ataturk, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
25 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$950 - $2,500
Flights from New York JFK to Bagdogra via Dubai, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
26 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $2,500
Flights from New York JFK to Bagdogra via Dubai, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
27 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $2,500
Flights from New York JFK to Bagdogra via Amsterdam, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
27 h 35 min
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,600 - $6,000
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
Flights from New York JFK to Nyingchi via Copenhagen, Chengdu
Ave. Duration
21 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,700
Flights from New York JFK to Nyingchi via Beijing, Chengdu
Ave. Duration
28 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,900
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from New York JFK to Lhasa via Chengdu
Ave. Duration
18 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,200
Flights from New York JFK to Nyingchi via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
34 h 35 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,900
Flights from New York JFK to Nyingchi via Beijing, Chengdu
Ave. Duration
28 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,900
Xiamen Airlines
Website
xiamenair.com
Flights from New York JFK to Lhasa via Chongqing
Ave. Duration
20 h 20 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,200
Flights from New York JFK to Nyingchi via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
34 h 35 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,900
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from New York JFK to Bagdogra via Doha, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
24 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $2,400
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from New York JFK to Bagdogra via Delhi
Ave. Duration
37 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $1,900
Bus operators
Airports China
Bus from Lhasa Airport to Lhasa Civil Aviation Bureau
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
airports-china.com
Qichezhan
Website
qichezhan.net
Bus from Yadong Xian to Lasa North Suburb Coach Station
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
qichezhan.net
Other operators
Taxi from Nyingchi to Lhasa
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150

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