There are 4 ways to get from Bodh Gaya to Kathmandu by 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

Train, drive  •  13 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Gaya Junction (GAYA) to Patna Junction (PNBE)
  2. Take the train from Patna Junction (PNBE) to Raxual Junction (RXL)
  3. Drive from Raxual Junction (RXL) to Kathmandu

$23 - $53

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  22 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Gaya airport to Patna
  2. Take the train from Patna Junction (PNBE) to Raxual Junction (RXL)
  3. Take the bus from Birgunj to Kathmandu

$20 - $31

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  22 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Gaya Junction (GAYA) to Patna Junction (PNBE)
  2. Take the train from Patna Junction (PNBE) to Raxual Junction (RXL)
  3. Take the bus from Birgunj to Kathmandu

$22 - $46

Drive  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Bodh Gaya to Kathmandu 280.5 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bodh Gaya to Kathmandu is to bus and train which costs ₹1,300 - ₹2,200 and takes 22 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bodh Gaya to Kathmandu is to drive which takes 6 h 55 min and costs ₹2,500 - ₹3,800.

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The distance between Bodh Gaya and Kathmandu is 336 km. The road distance is 449 km.

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It takes approximately 13 h 44 min to get from Bodh Gaya to Kathmandu, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Bodh Gaya, India and Kathmandu, Nepal?

There is no direct connection from Bodh Gaya to Kathmandu. However, you can take the taxi to Gaya Junction (GAYA), take the train to Patna Junction (PNBE), take the train to Raxual Junction (RXL), then take the drive to Kathmandu. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Bodh Gaya to Kathmandu via Gaya Junction (GAYA), Patna Junction (PNBE), Raxual Junction (RXL), and Birgunj in around 22 h 25 min.

Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Gaya Junction (GAYA) to Patna Junction (PNBE)
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Patna Junction (PNBE) to Raxual Junction (RXL)
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$6 - $17
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Birgunj to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10
BSTDC
Website
bstdc.bih.nic.in
Bus from Gaya airport to Patna
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
bstdc.bih.nic.in

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