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Based in Kathmandu, Nepal, Yeti Airlines operates flights within Nepal, alongside international operations as Himalaya Airlines. It is the parent company of Tara Air, and combined, the two airlines form the largest flight operator for the Nepalese domestic flight market.

Baggage Policy

Yeti Airlines offer its passengers the choice between checked baggage and carry-on baggage or both. The weight limit for each will vary.

Carry-on Baggage

Yeti Airlines passengers have a carry-on cabin bag allowance of 5kg maximum weight.

Checked Baggage

Lukla and Jomsom flights have a maximum check-in baggage weight of 10kg

All other routes have a maximum check-in luggage weight of 15kg.

If baggage exceeds the weight allowances, it will be charged at an excess baggage rate.


Yeti Airlines currently only offers its passengers the option of checking in at the airport. Keep checking back to see if online check in becomes available.

Online Check-in

Online check-in is currently unavailable on Yeti Airlines flights. To check-in, passengers must visit their airport of departure with the relevant flight details.

Airport Check-in

Airport check-in is available on all Yeti Airlines flights and the only way to check-in. Airport check-in deadline times will differ depending on which airport the passenger is departing from. It's important to keep informed of airport check-in times, as Yeti Airlines have the right to deny boarding for any passenger that is late. Airport check-in can be completed by presenting the relevant travel documents to a Yeti Airlines check-in agent at the airport's check-in desk. 

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Destinations that Yeti Airlines flies to

Yeti Airlines also operates a daily, one-hour-long Everest Express flight from Kathmandu to the Everest range.

The airline flies domestically to the following destinations:

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Tribhuvan International Airport

Tribhuvan International Airport is an international airport in Kathmandu, Nepal. The airport is about six kilometres from the city centre, in the Kathmandu valley. It is the sole international airport in Nepal and has served as an airfield since 1949.

Airlines that fly from and to Tribhuvan International Airport include Thai Airways, Etihad, Turkish Airlines and Air Asia.


8th February 2018

Yeti Airlines to expand its fleet

Yeti Airlines is planning to add two ATR72 aircraft to its fleet by the end of this month, as part of a larger plan to expand its fleet by 44% by the end of 2019. Yeti Airlines currently operates nine aircraft in total — six Jetstream 41s and three ATR72-500s. The airline plans to add a total of four more ATR72s by the end of 2019, which would bring its fleet up to a total of 13. Yeti Airlines Media Manager revealed that all ATR 72s will be used to operate flights from out of Kathmandu, while the Jetstream aircraft will be used for flights outside of Kathmandu.