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

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Fly  •  1 h 14 min

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

$138 - $419

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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.

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

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

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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.

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

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

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

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Map of how to get from Bandīpur to Kathmandu.
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  • 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.

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

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