Tibet Airlines starts direct flights from Chengdu to Kathmandu

9th Aug, 2017 | Tourism Mail Crew

KATHMANDU, August 09: Lhasa based Tibet Airlines started its direct flight  on August 8, 2017 on Chengdu –Kathmandu-Chengdu .

The air service provider made the announcement of the direct flights making a release. “After a successful proving flight on June 19, 2017, Lhasa based Tibet Airlines (IATA: TV; ICAO: TBA) started its direct flight service onAugust 8, 2017on Chengdu –Kathmandu-Chengdu sector,” the release from Himalaya Airlines states.

The inaugural flight TV 9899 departed from Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport at 18:16 hours (Local Time) and touched down at Tribhuvan International Airport(TIA),Kathmandu at 19:15 hours (Local Time), the airlines stated.

With the arrival of the flight the departure of the flight for TV 9900 is said to be 19:25 hours (Local Time) departing from Tribhuvan International Airport(TIA), Kathmandu and arrival to Chengdu at 00:50(+1) hours next day (Local Time).

With the launch of 4 flights per week, every Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday, the airline operates its Airbus 319 on the route, featuring a comfortable two class cabin, seating 128 passengers with 8 in business class and 120 in economy, providing passengers with more legroom and fresh look in cabin.

The airline has appointed Himalaya Airlines Pvt. Ltd. as its General Sales Agent (GSA) for passenger and cargo movement to take care of reservations and ticketing in Nepal.


Flight Schedule

Flight No. From Time To Time
TV 9900 Kathmandu 19:25 hours Chengdu 00:50+1 hours
TV 9899 Chengdu 18:15 hours Kathmandu 18:25 hours

*All timings are in Local.