Kathmandu to Lukla Flight

‘A’ & ‘B’ Class – 15 KG
‘Y’ Class – 20 KG
‘C’, ‘D’ & ‘E’ Class – 10 KG

Lukla, which stands at an altitude of 2860 meters, is the starting point of all trekking activities in the Everest region, thus earning it the name the gateway to Mount Everest. It is also worth mentioning that Lukla is home to one of the world’s most dangerous airports, often called Tenzing Hillary Airport. A few things that make the airport quite dangerous are its difficult terrain, it’s very short runway, and the 9,000-foot drop-off at the end of the runway. However, you don’t have to worry too much. You can rest assured that your flight will reach your destination safely since the pilots are exceptionally skilled and do fly regularly in these challenging conditions.
Due to unpredictable weather on the mountain region and fewer flights, Kathmandu to Lukla flights is not guaranteed to fly every time. Lukla flights are also difficult to manage due to the high flow of tourists seeking to climb Everest. It is therefore advisable to book Kathmandu Lukla flights early with us.
Golden Tibet Travels & Tours offers you the opportunity to book Kathmandu – Lukla – Kathmandu at the most affordable rate. So, what the delay? The first step to exploring Everest’s region is to book your tickets. Don’t hesitate to contact us for the latest information on flights, prices, and bookings.

Lukla Flight Information





Flight Duration

30 Minutes


Tara Airlines, Sita Air, Summit Airlines

Flight Distance

138 km (straight line)


Kathmandu (KTM), Lukla (LUA)

Free Baggage

10 Kg

Hand Carry

05 Kg

Airport Type


Check In Time

1 Hour before the flight time

Child and Infant Fare

Children between the ages of 2 and (under) 12 years of age receive 33% off the normal fare without tax, and children under 2 years of age receive 90% off the normal fare.

Flight Cancellation and Delay

In the event of a flight cancellation caused by weather conditions or any other unforeseen circumstances, the airline will not be liable. The airline may refuse to provide the passengers with accommodations or compensation. Almost always, the airlines will do their part to accommodate all their passengers on the next closest available flight.

Ticket Cancellation by Passenger

In case of ticket cancellations by passengers, 15 percent of the airfare is deducted if cancellations are made 28 hours ahead of schedule, or 33% if cancellations are made between 24 and 28 hours before schedule. However, the full ticket fare will be deducted if the passenger cancels the ticket in less than 24 hours prior to flight.

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