Travel between Ngari and Kashgar by flight is available for tourists, the distance between them is about 1323 km. Ngari (阿里) is known as “the roof of the world” and “the most Tibetan part of Tibet”. It may well contain the most inaccessible part of the globe outside of polar regions. Ngari houses the ruins of Guge Kingdom, Mount Kailash, Manasarovar Lake, pre-historic culture site, etc. Kashgar(喀什) is a city in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, in China’s far west. It was a stop on the Silk Road, with its history stretching over 2,000 years. Today it’s known for the Kashgar Sunday Bazaar, a daily market crammed with pashminas, spices, fur caps and more.
Ngari Gunsa Airport 阿里昆莎机场
Address: Kunsha Township, Gar County, Ali Region, Tibet 西藏阿里地区噶尔县昆莎乡
Kashgar Airport 喀什机场
Address:Yinbin Avenue, Kashgar City, Kashgar Region喀什地区喀什市迎宾大道
Ngari –Kashgar Flight Schedules
At present, there are 2 direct flight available every week from Ngari to Kashgar, operated by China Eastern Airlines and Lucky Air, they are MU2132, on Tuesday and 8L9682 on Friday.
At present, there are 2 transfer flights available everyday from Ngari to Kashgar, respectively operated by China Eastern Airlines, Southern Airlines and Tibet Airlines. It takes about 27 hour and 30 minutes flying from Kashgar to Ngari.
|Flight No.||Airlines||Departure – Arrival||Stops||Duration||Reference Price(￥)|
China Eastern Airlines
10:20 – 13:50(the second day)
|27h30m||4819 – 12970|
|10:20 – 00:10(the third day)||Xi’an
|37h50m||4799 – 11550|
|MU2132||China Eastern Airlines||11:20 – 13:10||/||1h50m||1990 – 3540|
|8L9682||Lucky Air||12:20 – 14:15||/||1h55m||1970 – 1990|
Kashgar – Ngari Flight Schedules
At present, there are only 2 direct flights available per week(only on Tuesday and Friday) from Kashgar to Ngari, respectively operated by China Eastern Airlines and Lucky Air. It takes about 1 hour and 35 minutes flying from Kashgar to Ngari.
|Flight No.||Airlines||Departure – Arrival||Duration||Stops||Reference Price(￥)|
|MU2131(on Tuesday)||China Eastern Airlines||09:00 – 10:35||1h35m||/||1510-3540|
|8L9681(on Friday)||Lucky Air||10:00 – 11:35||1h35m||/||1390-1970|
1.The above flight might be slightly changed due to practical situation, feel free to contact us for the detailed and newest information.
2.Tibet travel permit is required for entering Lhasa and travelling around Tibet, make sure you got the permit before you check in to your flight, or you will not be allowed to board the plane. If you don’t have the permit, we could offer the service include the permit application, flight booking and Tibet tour arrangement.