Airports in Tibet

Lhasa Gonggar Airport (LXA)


At an elevation of 3,570 metres Lhasa Airport is one of the highest in the world. It was built in 1965, but upgraded in 2004. It is located in Tibet, 61 miles (98 km) from Lhasa.


38.5 miles (62km) south of Lhasa

Getting to the city

There are shuttle buses available to Lhasa from the airport, which take 40-60 minutes.


GMT +8


+86 891 624 6011

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Lhasa Gonggar Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.

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