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The distance between Lanzhou and Kunming is 1271 km. The most popular airlines for this route are China Eastern Airlines, China Southern Airlines, Tibet Airlines, Xiamen Airlines, and Chengdu Airlines. Lanzhou and Kunming have 84 direct flights per week.

Weekly direct flights

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Direct flights13151413-1613
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China Eastern Airlines on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Check-in for a flight from Lanzhou to Kunming

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during booking
China Eastern AirlinesCESMUYes
China Southern AirlinesCSNCZYes
Tibet AirlinesTBATVYes
Xiamen AirlinesCXAMFYes
Chengdu AirlinesUEAEUYes

Online check-in is not available for these airlines.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Lanzhou to Kunming?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Lanzhou and Kunming takes around 2.3 hours.
What is the flight distance between Lanzhou and Kunming?
The flight distance between Lanzhou and Kunming is 1271 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Lanzhou and Kunming?
Several carriers operate flights between Lanzhou and Kunming. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include China Eastern Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Lanzhou?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Lanzhou and Singapore, Kaohsiung, Taipei, Melbourne, Dunhuang, Sydney, Ürümqi, Lhasa, Kashgar, Zhangjiajie, Beijing, Chiang Mai, Adelaide, Kuala Lumpur, London, Manila, Shenzhen, Zhengzhou.
What are the most popular routes to and from Kunming?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Kunming and Singapore, Taipei, Bangkok, Shenzhen, Hong Kong, Kuala Lumpur, Manila, Diqing Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Shanghai, London, Beijing, Zhangjiajie, Kaohsiung, Chengdu, Guangzhou, Tokyo, Riga, Xi'an, Xiamen, Mumbai.
What airports are near Lanzhou?
The main airport in Lanzhou is Lanzhou Zhongchuan International. It is also served by Xining Caojiabao International, Lanzhou Zhongchuan International, Gannan Xiahe, Guyuan Liupanshan, Tianshui Maijishan, Zhongwei Shapotou.
What airports are near Kunming?
The main airport in Kunming is Kunming Changshui International. It is also served by Kunming Changshui International, Xingyi Wanfenglin, Panzhihua Bao anying, Wenshan Puzhehei.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Lanzhou and Kunming?
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