Do I get an arrival transfer?
All Flashpackers arriving on Day 1 will be picked up from the airport, no matter what time you arrive. If you book an extra night at the start of the tour, you will also get a transfer but please give us a call to let us arrange this for you.
Do I get a departure transfer?
Everyone will be leaving at different times on your final day, so please arrange your own transfer to the airport with help from your hotel. If there are a few of you getting the same flight, we recommend you join forces and split the taxi fare between you.
It generally takes 45 - 60 minutes by cab to reach the airport, this depends on traffic on the day, so allow plenty of time.
Is the transfer private to Flashpack?
Yes, there will only be Flash Packers in any of our transfers.
How long are each of the transfers?
From Hotel to airport - 40 - 60 minutes (depends on traffic)
Flight from Kathmandu - Lukla 30 minutes.
If there are poor conditions, what is the average waiting time for flights to Lukla?
If the morning flight gets delayed the airlines will generally announce by 3pm the flights status.
If there are poor conditions and the flight cannot depart on the scheduled day, what changes are made to the itinerary?
In the event the flight can’t depart there is an alternative itinerary, this will be available in your Tineri app.
Is the flight to Lukla safe?
The flight to Lukla can be a bit hairy. We only book flights with airlines that regularly have their aircrafts audited