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There are 3 ways to get from Bangkok to Kathmandu by plane or car

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Fly from Suvarnabhumi  •  5h 58m

  1. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Kathmandu (KTM) BKK - KTM

$152 - $343

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Fly from Don Muang  •  6h 26m

  1. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Kathmandu (KTM) DMK - KTM

$151 - $303

1 alternative option

Drive  •  47h 16m

  1. Drive from Bangkok Sai Tai Mai Terminal to Kathmandu 3198.7 km

$280 - $410

Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Nepal

There is widespread community transmission globally.
Some travel restrictions are being lifted in Nepal. For the latest travel status, please check the official page for Nepal.

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

Some border closures are in place for Nepal due to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Most travel to this country is restricted.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Nepal

Some domestic travel restrictions began to ease in Nepal from June 11.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Nepal

International flights leaving Thailand are suspended as part of the response to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Restrictions may also be in place for other modes of transport.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Nepal

Last updated: July 14 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bangkok to Kathmandu is to fly which costs ฿4800 - ฿11000 and takes 5h 58m.

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The quickest way to get from Bangkok to Kathmandu is to fly which costs ฿4800 - ฿11000 and takes 5h 58m.

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The distance between Bangkok and Kathmandu is 2209 km. The road distance is 3198.7 km.

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It takes approximately 5h 58m to get from Bangkok to Kathmandu, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Suvarnabhumi Airport to Kathmandu Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h 25m.

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Kathmandu is 1h 15m behind Bangkok. It is currently 7:46 PM in Bangkok and 6:31 PM in Kathmandu.

Yes, the driving distance between Bangkok to Kathmandu is 3199 km. It takes approximately 47h 16m to drive from Bangkok to Kathmandu.

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Thai Airways International and Nepal Airlines offer flights from Suvarnabhumi Airport to Kathmandu Airport.

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There are 1135+ hotels available in Kathmandu. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Bangkok to Suvarnabhumi Airport is to train which takes 26 min and costs ฿40 - ฿55.

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Map of how to get from Bangkok to Kathmandu.
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  • Distance: 2208.7 km
  • Duration: 5h 58m

What companies run services between Bangkok, Thailand and Kathmandu, Nepal?

Thai Airways International and Nepal Airlines fly from Bangkok to Kathmandu once daily.

Airlines
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $410
Nepal Airlines
Website
nepalairlines.com.np
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $440
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Don Muang to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $140

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