There are 4 ways to get from Bandīpur to Kathmandu by plane, train, car or bus

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Varanasi (VNS) to Kathmandu (KTM) VNS - KTM

$138 - $419

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  24 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Jaunpur Junction (JNU) to Raxaul Junction (RXL) Sadbhavna Exp
  2. Take the bus from Birgunj to Kathmandu

$22 - $32

2 alternative options

Train, drive  •  15 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Jaunpur Junction (JNU) to Raxaul Junction (RXL) Sadbhavna Exp
  2. Drive from Raxaul Junction (RXL) to Kathmandu

$23 - $39

Drive  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Bandīpur to Kathmandu 306.3 miles

$40 - $60

Questions & Answers

The distance between Bandīpur and Kathmandu is 343 km. The road distance is 490.1 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 1 h 14 min to get from Bandīpur to Kathmandu, including transfers.

More details

The quickest flight from Varanasi Airport to Kathmandu Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

Search flights

Kathmandu is 15 min ahead of Bandīpur. It is currently 3:47 PM in Bandīpur and 4:02 PM in Kathmandu.

Yes, the driving distance between Bandīpur to Kathmandu is 490 km. It takes approximately 7 h 34 min to drive from Bandīpur to Kathmandu.

Get driving directions

Buddha Air Ltd offers flights from Varanasi Airport to Kathmandu Airport.

Search flights

There are 913+ hotels available in Kathmandu. Prices start at $11 USD per night.

More details

The best way to get from Bandīpur to Varanasi Airport is to taxi which takes 26 min and costs .

More details

Map of how to get from Bandīpur to Kathmandu.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 214.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 14 min

What companies run services between Bandīpur, India and Kathmandu, Nepal?

Buddha Air Ltd flies from Bandīpur to Kathmandu twice a week.

Airlines
Buddha Air Ltd
Website
buddhaair.com
Flights from Varanasi to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Train operators
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Birgunj to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including Travel Insider: Top Japan travel tips by Beatrix Holland, How to get from Florence to Rome and How to get from London to Edinburgh - to help you get the most out of your next trip.