If you are planning your trip from any cities within United States, it is an easy task. You can get into Tibet via any mainland Chinese cities such as Chengdu, Beijing, Shanghai Guangzhou or take a direct flight from your city to Kathmandu and begin your journey to Tibet. Chengdu’s Shuangliu International Airport is well connected to other Chinese Cities with high volume of daily flights arriving in. It has become most used transit gateway to Tibet. There are no direct long-haul flights to Tibet from America, possibly make a layover in a mainland Chinese Hub. Before heading to Tibet one needs to pick up Tibet Travel Permit from any chosen gateway city.