There are 6 ways to get from Shenzhen to Lhasa by plane, bus, train or car

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 from Shenzhen, bus  •  9 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Shenzhen (SZX) to Lhasa (LXA) SZX - LXA
  2. Take the bus from Lhasa Airport to Lhasa

$144 - $316

Cheapest option

Train  •  2 days 8 h

  1. Take the train from Shenzhen North to Guangzhou South G279 / ...
  2. Take the train from Guangzhou to Lhasa Z264 / ...

$73 - $109

4 alternative options

Train, train to Zhuhai, fly, bus  •  11 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Shenzhen North to Guangzhou South
  2. Take the train from Guangzhou South to Zhuhai
  3. Fly from Zhuhai (ZUH) to Lhasa (LXA) ZUH - LXA
  4. Take the bus from Lhasa Airport to Lhasa

$237 - $322

Train via Bei Kezhan  •  41 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Shenzhen North to Xi'an North G822 / ...
  2. Take the train from Xi'an to Lhasa Z164 / ...

$157 - $214

Bus  •  2 days 12 h

  1. Take the bus from Shenzhen to Haikou
  2. Take the bus from Haikou to Sichuan Chengdu
  3. Take the bus from Chengdu to Lhasa

$181 - $321

Drive  •  2 days 3 h

  1. Drive from Shenzhen to Lhasa 2857 miles

$410 - $600

What companies run services between Shenzhen, China and Lhasa, China?

You can take a train from Shenzhen to Lhasa via Shenzhen North, Xi'an North, Bei Kezhan, Beidajie, Wulukou, and Xi'an in around 41 h 29 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Shenzhen to Lhasa via Haikou, Sichuan Chengdu, and Chengdu in around 2 days 12 h.

Airlines
Shenzhen Airlines
Website
shenzhenair.com
Flights from Shenzhen to Lhasa via Chengdu
Ave. Duration
7 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,600
Flights from Shenzhen to Lhasa via Xi An
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Shenzhen to Lhasa via Lanzhou
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Shenzhen to Lhasa via Wanzhou
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Shenzhen to Lhasa via Xining
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Shenzhen to Lhasa via Kunming
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Shenzhen to Lhasa via Beijing
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Zhuhai to Lhasa via Chengdu
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $2,200
Flights from Zhuhai to Lhasa via Kunming
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Shenzhen to Lhasa via Chengdu
Ave. Duration
7 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,600
Flights from Shenzhen to Lhasa via Xi An
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Shenzhen to Lhasa via Xining
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Shenzhen to Lhasa via Beijing
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Zhuhai to Lhasa via Chengdu
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $2,200
Flights from Zhuhai to Lhasa via Chongqing
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Zhuhai to Lhasa via Kunming
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Shenzhen to Lhasa via Chongqing
Ave. Duration
9 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $2,000
Flights from Shenzhen to Lhasa via Chengdu
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,400
Flights from Zhuhai to Lhasa via Chongqing
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Flights from Zhuhai to Lhasa via Guiyang, Chongqing
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $2,300
Flights from Zhuhai to Lhasa via Mianyang
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $290
Tibet Airlines Corporation
Website
tibetairlines.com
Flights from Shenzhen to Lhasa via Chengdu
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Zhuhai to Lhasa via Chongqing
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Zhuhai to Lhasa via Kunming
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Shandong Airlines
Website
shandongair.com.cn
Flights from Shenzhen to Lhasa via Chengdu
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Zhuhai to Lhasa via Chongqing
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Zhuhai to Lhasa via Kunming
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Sichuan Airlines
Website
ch.com
Flights from Shenzhen to Lhasa via Chongqing
Ave. Duration
9 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $2,000
Flights from Zhuhai to Lhasa via Mianyang
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $290
Xiamen Airlines
Website
xiamenair.com
Flights from Zhuhai to Lhasa via Chongqing
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Flights from Zhuhai to Lhasa via Mianyang
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $290
China West Air
Website
westair.cn
Flights from Shenzhen to Lhasa via Zhengzhou
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $320
Flights from Shenzhen to Lhasa via Chongqing
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $310
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Shenzhen to Lhasa via Kunming
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,800
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Shenzhen North to Guangzhou South
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $14
Schedules at
english.ctrip.com
2nd Class Seat
$12 - $14
1st Class Seat
$18 - $21
Business Class Seat
$35 - $45
Train from Guangzhou South to Zhuhai
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $15
Schedules at
english.ctrip.com
2nd Class Seat
$13 - $15
1st Class Seat
$19 - $22
Business Class Seat
$40 - $50
Train from Shenzhen North to Xi'an North
Ave. Duration
9 h 29 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Schedules at
english.ctrip.com
2nd Class Seat
$120 - $150
1st Class Seat
$210 - $240
Business Class Seat
$390 - $460
China Railway High-speed
Website
china-railway.com.cn
Train from Guangzhou South to Zhuhai
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
china-railway.com.cn
China Railways Z-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Xi'an to Lhasa
Ave. Duration
29 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
Hard Seat
$35 - $55
Hard Sleeper
$90 - $110
Soft Sleeper
$130 - $170
Train from Guangzhou to Lhasa
Ave. Duration
2 days 5 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
Hard Seat
$60 - $90
Hard Sleeper
$150 - $170
Soft Sleeper
$210 - $280
Bus operators
Airports China
Bus from Lhasa Airport to Lhasa
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
airports-china.com
Trip 8080
Website
haikou.trip8080.com
Bus from Shenzhen to Haikou
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$52
Schedules at
haikou.trip8080.com
Bus from Chengdu to Lhasa
Ave. Duration
23 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$64
Schedules at
lasa.trip8080.com
Smooth Transit Network
Website
trip8080.com
Bus from Haikou to Sichuan Chengdu
Ave. Duration
25 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Schedules at
trip8080.com
bus
Bus from Chengdu to Lhasa West Suburb Coach Station
Ave. Duration
32 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80
Schedules at
lasa.xxcz.cn

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Shenzhen to Lhasa?

The distance between Shenzhen and Lhasa is 2421 km. The road distance is 4571 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Shenzhen to Lhasa?

The cheapest way to get from Shenzhen to Lhasa is to train which costs ¥460 - ¥700 and takes 2 days 8 h.

What is the fastest way to get from Shenzhen to Lhasa?

The quickest way to get from Shenzhen to Lhasa is to fly and bus which takes 9 h 36 min and costs ¥900 - ¥2000.

Is there a direct bus between Shenzhen and Lhasa?

No, there is no direct bus from Shenzhen to Lhasa. However, there are services departing from Shenzhen and arriving at Lhasa via Haikou and Chengdu. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 12 h.

How long does it take to get from Shenzhen to Lhasa?

It takes approximately 9 h 36 min to get from Shenzhen to Lhasa, including transfers.