PIA operates daily flights between Islamabad Gilgit, Skardu and Chitral. All flights are subject to good weather condition. The flying time is one hour and one-way fare is approximately 20% more for the foreigners. There are daily two flights to Gilgit, one flight to Skardu and one flight to Chitral. All these flights are being operated 7:00 AM in the morning.
Gilgit: 5,900 PKR
Skardu: 4,340 PKR
You need to reserve your seat at least 15 days before your departure.
For Reservation call: 111-786-786
Gilgit and Baltistan are also accessible from Islamabad/Rawalpindi by the Karakoram Highway. Rawalpindi to Gilgit via Swat is 704 km and takes 19 hours by bus/van; Rawalpindi to Gilgit via Thakot: 628 km. 18 hours by bus/van; Rawalpindi to Gilgit via Babusar Pass 535 km. 21 hours by jeep.
There is a regular bus and van services operate on the Karakoram Highway between Rawalpindi and Gilgit via Besham. The main bus terminal of NATCO & other private bus lines is at Pirwadhai General Bus Stand, Rawalpindi. Now NATCO opened their new bus stand in I-11/1 new Metro. There are other transport companies are like Silk Route, Mashabroom.
NATCO Advance booking contacts: