There are 4 ways to get from Pokhara to Lhasa by plane, bus or car

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Fly from Pokhara, bus  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Pokhara (PKR) to Lhasa (LXA) PKR - LXA
  2. Take the bus from Lhasa Airport to Lhasa Civil Aviation Bureau

$225 - $425

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Drive, bus  •  24 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Pokhara to Chitwan Sauraha
  2. Take the bus from Chitwan Sauraha to Kathmandu
  3. Take the bus from Kathmandu to Lhasa Liuwu Coach Station

$94 - $102

2 alternative options

Bus to Kathmandu, fly, bus  •  10 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Pokhara to Kathmandu
  2. Fly from Kathmandu (KTM) to Lhasa (LXA) KTM - LXA
  3. Take the bus from Lhasa Airport to Lhasa Civil Aviation Bureau

$252 - $667

Drive  •  20 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Pokhara to Lhasa 860.5 miles

$120 - $180

Questions & Answers

The distance between Pokhara and Lhasa is 711 km. The road distance is 1376.8 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 44 min to get from Pokhara to Lhasa, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Pokhara Airport to Lhasa Airport. The quickest flight takes 9 h 5 min and has one stopover.

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Lhasa is 15 min ahead of Pokhara. It is currently 9:03 AM in Pokhara and 9:18 AM in Lhasa.

Yes, the driving distance between Pokhara to Lhasa is 1377 km. It takes approximately 20 h 29 min to drive from Pokhara to Lhasa.

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Yeti Airlines, Sichuan Airlines, Air China and Buddha Air Ltd offer flights from Pokhara 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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The best way to get from Pokhara to Pokhara Airport is to drive which takes 9 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Pokhara to Lhasa.
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  • Distance: 444.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 44 min

What companies run services between Pokhara, Nepal and Lhasa, China?

There is no direct connection from Pokhara to Lhasa. However, you can take the drive to Pokhara airport, fly to Lhasa, take the walk to Lhasa Airport, then take the bus to Lhasa. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Pokhara, take the bus to Kathmandu, take the drive to Kathmandu airport, fly to Lhasa, take the walk to Lhasa Airport, then take the bus to Lhasa.

Airlines
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Pokhara to Lhasa via Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Pokhara to Lhasa via Bharatpur, Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Kathmandu to Lhasa
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $850
Sichuan Airlines
Website
ch.com
Flights from Pokhara to Lhasa via Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $420
Flights from Kathmandu to Lhasa
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $600
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
Hamrobus
Website
hamrobus.com
Bus from Pokhara to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
hamrobus.com
Bus Nepal
Website
busnepal.com
Bus from Chitwan Sauraha to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
busnepal.com
Tibet Transportation
Website
xizang.gov.cn
Bus from Kathmandu to Lhasa Liuwu Coach Station
Ave. Duration
19 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$76
Schedules at
xizang.gov.cn

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