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There are 3 ways to get from Bānsi to Pokhara by car, bus or night bus

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Drive, bus  •  12h 16m

  1. Drive from Bānsi to Lumbini
  2. Take the bus from Lumbini to Buddha Chowk
  3. Take the bus from Chitwan Sauraha Bus park to Pokhara

2 alternative options

Drive, bus, night bus  •  19h 39m

  1. Drive from Bānsi to Taulihawa
  2. Take the bus from Taulihawa to Kathmandu Gongabu Bus Park
  3. Take the night bus from Kathmandu to Pokhara Vip

Drive  •  3h 49m

  1. Drive from Bānsi to Pokhara 260.3 km
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Conditions of entry into Nepal from India

  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
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Considerations leaving from India

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Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Nepal from India.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Pokhara is 9851255839.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Pokhara is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Pokhara is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 9851255839.

No, but conditions apply when returning to India from Nepal.

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Last updated: 5 Dec 2022
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Nepal Department of Immigration.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bānsi to Pokhara is to drive and bus which costs ₹2,100 - ₹2,600 and takes 12h 16m.

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The fastest way to get from Bānsi to Pokhara is to drive which takes 3h 49m and costs ₹2,700 - ₹4,000.

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The distance between Bānsi and Pokhara is 158 km. The road distance is 260.3 km.

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It takes approximately 12h 16m to get from Bānsi to Pokhara, including transfers.

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Pokhara is 15 min ahead of Bānsi. It is currently 11:03 PM in Bānsi and 11:18 PM in Pokhara.

Yes, the driving distance between Bānsi to Pokhara is 260 km. It takes approximately 3h 49m to drive from Bānsi to Pokhara.

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There are 217+ hotels available in Pokhara. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 158.2 km
  • Duration: 12h 16m

What companies run services between Bānsi, Uttar Pradesh, India and Pokhara, Nepal?

There is no direct connection from Bānsi to Pokhara. However, you can take the drive to Lumbini, take the bus to Buddha Chowk, take the drive to Chitwan Sauraha Bus park, then take the bus to Pokhara. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Taulihawa, take the bus to Kathmandu, take the night bus to Pokhara, then take the drive to Pokhara.

Bus operators
Sakura Green
Bus from Lumbini to Buddha Chowk
Ave. Duration
5h 1m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
Baba Adventure
Phone
9851084541 , 9851093998
Email
babaadventurenepal@gmail.com
Website
babaadventure.com
Bus from Chitwan Sauraha Bus park to Pokhara
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
babaadventure.com
Golden metro
Night bus from Taulihawa to Kathmandu Gongabu Bus Park
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11
Book at
bussewa.com
Myagdi Korala
Phone
069-521340
Website
myagdikorala.com.np
Night bus from Kathmandu to Pokhara
Ave. Duration
9h 9m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
myagdikorala.com.np

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