There are 5 ways to get from Shenzhen to Lhasa by plane, bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Fly, bus  •  9 h 21 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 9 h

  1. Take the train from Futian Station to Guangzhou South Shenzhen Futian-Guangzhou South / ...
  2. Take the train from Guangzhou to Lhasa Guangzhou-Lhasa

$69 - $100

3 alternative options

Train via Lanzhou West Station  •  37 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Futian to Zhuzhou West Station
  2. Take the train from Zhuzhou West to Lanzhou West Station
  3. Take the train from Lanzhou West to Xining
  4. Take the train from Xining to Lhasa Z21

$195 - $250

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

$167 - $302

Drive  •  2 days 3 h

  1. Drive from Shenzhen to Lhasa 2857 miles

$410 - $600

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Shenzhen to Lhasa is to train which costs ¥470 - ¥700 and takes 2 days 9 h.

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The quickest way to get from Shenzhen to Lhasa is to fly and bus which costs ¥950 - ¥2200 and takes 9 h 21 min.

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The distance between Shenzhen and Lhasa is 2421 km. The road distance is 4571.3 km.

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It takes approximately 9 h 21 min to get from Shenzhen to Lhasa, including transfers.

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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.

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No, there is no direct train from Shenzhen to Lhasa. However, there are services departing from Futian and arriving at Lhasa via Zhuzhou West, Lanzhou West and Xining. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 37 h 22 min.

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

You can take a train from Shenzhen to Lhasa via Zhuzhou West Station, Zhuzhou West, Lanzhou West Station, Lanzhou West, and Xining in around 37 h 22 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 38 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 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 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Shenzhen to Lhasa via Mianyang
Ave. Duration
10 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Shenzhen to Lhasa via Chengdu
Ave. Duration
7 h 38 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 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Shenzhen to Lhasa via Mianyang
Ave. Duration
10 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
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
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
China West Air
Website
westair.cn
Flights from Shenzhen to Lhasa via Chongqing
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $310
Flights from Shenzhen to Lhasa via Zhengzhou
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $320
Tibet Airlines Corporation
Website
tibetairlines.com
Flights from Shenzhen to Lhasa via Chengdu
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
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 Futian to Zhuzhou West Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$45 - $60
1st Class Seat
$80 - $90
Business Class Seat
$150 - $180
Train from Zhuzhou West to Lanzhou West Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$110 - $140
1st Class Seat
$190 - $220
Business Class Seat
$350 - $420
Train from Futian Station to Guangzhou South
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$13 - $16
1st Class Seat
$20 - $23
Business Class Seat
$40 - $50
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Lanzhou West to Xining
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$10 - $14
1st Class Seat
$11 - $17
China Railways Z-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Xining to Lhasa
Ave. Duration
21 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$26 - $40
Hard Sleeper
$60 - $75
Soft Sleeper
$90 - $120
Train from Guangzhou to Lhasa
Ave. Duration
2 days 6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$55 - $80
Hard Sleeper
$130 - $160
Soft Sleeper
$200 - $260
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
$48
Schedules at
haikou.trip8080.com
Bus from Chengdu to Lhasa
Ave. Duration
23 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$59
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
$65 - $180
Schedules at
trip8080.com
bus
Bus from Chengdu to Lhasa West Suburb Coach Station
Ave. Duration
32 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$74
Schedules at
lasa.xxcz.cn

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