There are 3 ways to get from Oakland 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 to Lhasa, bus  •  21 h 42 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Lhasa (LXA) SFO - LXA
  2. Take the bus from Lhasa Airport to Lhasa

$711 - $1,914

Cheapest option

Fly to Xigaze/Rikaze, taxi, bus  •  26 h 36 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Xigaze/Rikaze (RKZ) SFO - 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

$682 - $2,639

1 alternative option

Fly to Nyingchi, taxi  •  25 h 27 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Nyingchi (LZY) SFO - LZY
  2. Take a taxi from Nyingchi to Lhasa

$687 - $1,770

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Oakland to Lhasa is to fly and bus which costs $700 - $2,000 and takes 21 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Oakland to Lhasa is to fly and bus which costs $700 - $2,000 and takes 21 h 42 min.

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The distance between Oakland and Lhasa is 7344 miles.

It takes approximately 21 h 42 min to get from Oakland to Lhasa, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Oakland, CA, USA and Lhasa, China?

There is no direct connection from Oakland to Lhasa. However, you can take the BART to San Francisco International Airport, take the walk to San Francisco airport, fly to Lhasa, take the walk to Lhasa Airport, then take the bus to Lhasa. Alternatively, you can take the BART to San Francisco International Airport, take the walk to San Francisco airport, fly to Nyingchi, then take the taxi to Lhasa.

Airlines
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from San Francisco to Lhasa via Chengdu
Ave. Duration
17 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $3,200
Flights from San Francisco to Lhasa via Chengdu, Aba Hongyuan
Ave. Duration
22 h 25 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$850 - $3,200
Flights from San Francisco to Lhasa via Beijing, Chengdu
Ave. Duration
26 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,000
Flights from San Francisco to Nyingchi via Chengdu
Ave. Duration
17 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,500
Flights from San Francisco to Nyingchi via Beijing, Chengdu
Ave. Duration
26 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $1,600
Flights from San Francisco to Xigaze/Rikaze via Chengdu
Ave. Duration
17 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,600
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from San Francisco to Lhasa via Guangzhou, Chongqing
Ave. Duration
23 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,000
Flights from San Francisco to Lhasa via Guangzhou, Chengdu
Ave. Duration
23 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,000
Flights from San Francisco to Lhasa via Guangzhou, Mianyang
Ave. Duration
24 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,000
Flights from San Francisco to Nyingchi via Wuhan, Guangzhou
Ave. Duration
28 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,600
Tibet Airlines Corporation
Website
tibetairlines.com
Flights from San Francisco to Lhasa via Wuhan
Ave. Duration
19 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,900
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
$8
Schedules at
qichezhan.net
Other operators
Taxi from Nyingchi to Lhasa
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160

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