Chengdu to Qamdo Flights

Chengdu is the easiest gateway which is always the gateway cities to western China from the history. To enter Tibet, you can choose Chengdu as your first destination in China due to its famous giant panda, Sichuan food, Bashu culture, etc. Qamdo(昌都) is located in the key link of the boundary among Tibet, Sichuan, Qinghai and Yunnan. In ancient time, it is the important stop of Tea Horse Route and famed as the ‘Pearl of Tibet‘ due to its pivot position on Tibetan commerce and trade. 

From Chengdu to Chamdo, there are 4 daily flights operated by Air China, Tibet Airlines and Shenzhen Airlines. It takes about 1 hour and 20 minutes between the two cities. Chamdo Bangda Airport, a civilian airport, also called Qamdo Bamda Airport, was formerly the highest airport in the world. 

Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport成都双流国际机场
Address: Shuangliu District, Chengdu, Sichuan Province四川省成都市双流区
Tel: 86 28 8520 5555
Airport Transportation: There are airport shuttle buses and taxis departing from Chengdu Airport every day.

Qamdo Bamda Airport 昌都邦达机场
Qamdo Bamda Airport (IATA: BPX, ICAO: ZUBD), also known as Changdu Bangda Airport, is an airport serving Qamdo (Changdu), Tibet, China. It is located in the village of Bamda (Bangda).
Tel: 0895-4821 004

Chengdu to Qamdo Flight Schedule

Flight Number Airlines Departs Arrives Duration Stops Reference Price(¥)
CA4407 Air China 06:25 07:50 1h25m / 1010-1240
ZH3908 Shenzhen Airlines 07:05 08:25 1h20m / 1020-1700
TV9894 Tibet Airlines 07:05 08:25 1h20m / 1020-1870
CA4409 Air China 08:45 10:05 1h20m / 1100-1240

Please Note: 

1.The above flight might be slightly changed due to practical situation, feel free to contact us for the detailed and newest information. Email:; Tel: +86-871-63511469.

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.

3. The ticket price is changing, sometimes there are discounts, while sometimes not.