The cheapest times to fly from INC to LXA are

  • March 26th to July 29th
  • October 22nd to December 16th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from INC to LXA is early to mid July. Prices can be as high as $1823 for Saturday flights during early October, or as low as $909 for Monday flights around early to mid July.


When to Fly to Lhasa

Flying from Yinchuan (INC) to Lhasa (LXA) will usually cost between $909 to $1601 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid July with an average ticket price of $909. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early October, with an average price of $1754. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $845 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1055 can be considered a good price for a round-trip INC to LXA flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the INC to LXA route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

INC to LXA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the INC to LXA flight is priced close to the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Yinchuan. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.61, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $238 (19%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1024. Return trip prices are from the LXA to INC flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from INC to LXA can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 56 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking INC to LXA

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from INC to LXA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Chongqing (INC > CKG > LXA)

  • Price for both tickets: $919
  • Average savings: $136 (12.9%)

See INC to CKG flights

Hack #2: Chengdu (INC > CTU > LXA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1010
  • Average savings: $45 (4.22%)

See INC to CTU flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from INC to LXA? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Air China, Chengdu Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, Chongqing Airlines, Lucky Air, Shenzhen, Sichuan Airlines, Tibet Airlines, West Air, Xiamen, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Gonggar Airport to Hedong Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1083 miles or 1743 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from INC to LXA?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop INC to LXA flight is about 2 hour 56 minutes.

How many flights go between Yinchuan and Lhasa?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 20 available flights from INC to LXA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code INC
Origination airport name Hedong Airport
City Yinchuan
Country China
Latitude 38.3
Longitude 106.4

Return Airport

Destination code LXA
Destination airport name Gonggar Airport
City Lhasa
Country China
Latitude 29.3
Longitude 90.9


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