Lukla is a small Sherpa village settled on 2,800 above sea level where many trekkers make their destination. These days Lukla is popular as trekking junction with many lodging options, shops and trekking luggage to buy or rent. Lukla is the gateway that leads to the great Khumbu region including the highest Mt. Everest. The place is situated at 900ft and is also the entrance to the Sagarmatha national park. In Kathmandu to Lukla flight, 18 of the highest peaks are visible in the clear weather in which 4 of them are above 8000m.
It takes 30 to 45 min to reach the Tenzing Hillary airport from Kathmandu. There are some domestic airlines operating flights from Kathmandu to Lukla but the direct book is not possible so it would better to book the flight ticket earlier.Route information • Kathmandu, Nepal is 84 miles from Lukla • There are 6 weekly flights from Kathmandu, Nepal to Lukla • 6 non-stop flights are operating from Kathmandu, Nepal to Lukla today • Yeti Airlines has the most nonstop flights between Kathmandu, Nepal and Lukla • Kathmandu, Nepal - Tribhuvan is the most popular connection for one stop flights between Kathmandu, Nepal and Lukla In-Flight Information • The average flying time for a direct flight from Kathmandu, Nepal to Lukla is 0 hour 30 minutes • Most direct flights leave around 6:15 NPT • Yeti Airlines flight #111 is today's earliest flight from Kathmandu, Nepal to Lukla (6:15 NPT, De Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter) • Yeti Airlines flight #153 is today's latest flight from Kathmandu, Nepal to Lukla (9:30 NPT, Fairchild Dornier Do.228) Arrival information • Lukla is the closest major airport to Lukla. • Lukla Airport (Lukla, Nepal) • Every week, at least 8 domestic flights and 0 international flights depart from Lukla Airport.