There are 5 ways to get from Amritsar to Nepal by plane, car, train or bus

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Fly to Kathmandu  •  3h 55m

  1. Fly from Amritsar (ATQ) to Kathmandu (KTM) ATQ - KTM

$116 - $147

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Train, drive  •  26h 52m

  1. Take the train from Amritsar Jn to Jalandhar City
  2. Take the train from Jalandhar City to Raxaul Jn
  3. Drive from Raxaul Jn to Kathmandu

$20 - $27

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Fly to Gorakhpur, drive  •  6h 18m

  1. Fly from Amritsar (ATQ) to Gorakhpur (GOP) ATQ - GOP
  2. Drive from Gorakhpur to Siddharthanagar

$84 - $250

Bus  •  2 days 2h

  1. Take the bus from Amritsar to Delhi
  2. Take the bus from New Delhi to Pokhara
  3. Take the bus from Pokhara to Kathmandu

$56 - $59

Drive  •  20h 58m

  1. Drive from Amritsar to Kathmandu 1399.9 km

$140 - $210

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The cheapest way to get from Amritsar to Nepal is to train and drive which costs ₹1,500 - ₹2,100 and takes 26h 52m.

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The quickest way to get from Amritsar to Nepal is to fly which costs ₹8,500 - ₹12,000 and takes 3h 55m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amritsar to Nepal. However, there are services departing from Amritsar and arriving at Kathmandu via ISBT Bridge, New Delhi and Pokhara. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 2h.

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The distance between Amritsar and Nepal is 970 km. The road distance is 1399.9 km.

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The best way to get from Amritsar to Nepal without a car is to bus which takes 2 days 2h and costs ₹4,200 - ₹4,500.

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It takes approximately 3h 55m to get from Amritsar to Nepal, including transfers.

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Amritsar to Nepal bus services, operated by RedBus, depart from Amritsar station.

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The best way to get from Amritsar to Nepal is to fly which takes 3h 55m and costs ₹8,500 - ₹12,000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹4,200 - ₹4,500 and takes 2 days 2h.

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There is no direct flight from Amritsar Airport to Kathmandu Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 50m and has one stopover.

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Amritsar to Nepal bus services, operated by Greenline Tours Pvt. Ltd, arrive at Kathmandu station.

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Map of how to get from Amritsar to Nepal.
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  • Distance: 970.3 km
  • Duration: 3h 55m

What companies run services between Amritsar, India and Nepal?

Air India Limited, IndiGo Airlines and two other airlines fly from Amritsar to Kathmandu every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Amritsar to Kathmandu via Delhi, ISBT Bridge, Jahangir Puri GT Road, New Delhi, and Pokhara in around 2 days 2h.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Amritsar to Kathmandu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $240
Flights from Amritsar to Gorakhpur via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $230
Nepal Airlines
Website
nepalairlines.com.np
Flights from Amritsar to Kathmandu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $250
Flights from Amritsar to Kathmandu via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $500
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Amritsar to Kathmandu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $250
Flights from Amritsar to Gorakhpur via Delhi
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $500
Helitrans
Website
helitrans.no
Flights from Amritsar to Gorakhpur via Delhi
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $500
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Amritsar to Gorakhpur via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $230
Train operators
Indian Railways

India’s national rail operator runs passenger and freight trains on both long-distance and suburban routes across the country, from slower multi-stop to faster and more comfortable services. It’s a practical and affordable way to explore the country. Advance ticket bookings usually open 120 days before the date of the journey for Indian nationals; 365 days for international travellers. You’ll be allocated a seat or berth when you book and choose your class of travel.

Contact Details
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Amritsar Jn to Jalandhar City
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Jalandhar City to Raxaul Jn
Ave. Duration
22h 25m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$7 - $8
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
bus
Bus from New Delhi to Pokhara
Ave. Duration
30h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23
Greenline Tours Pvt. Ltd
Phone
(01) 4253885
Website
greenline.com.np
Bus from Pokhara to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
greenline.com.np

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Nepal is 15 min ahead of Amritsar. It is currently 4:39 PM in Amritsar and 4:54 PM in Nepal.

Yes, the driving distance between Amritsar to Nepal is 1400 km. It takes approximately 20h 58m to drive from Amritsar to Nepal.

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Nepal Airlines, IndiGo Airlines and Air India Limited offer flights from Amritsar Airport to Kathmandu Airport.

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There are 508+ hotels available in Nepal. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Amritsar to Amritsar Airport is to taxi which takes 13 min and costs ₹380 - ₹460.

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