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There are 7 ways to get from Chennai to Mount Everest 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 Madras to Bagdogra, travel  •  7h 57m

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Bagdogra (IXB) MAA - IXB
  2. Travel from Bagdogra to Mount Everest

Cheapest option

Fly Madras to Lukla  •  16h 38m

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Lukla (LUA) MAA - LUA

$130 - $470

5 alternative options

Fly Madras to Kathmandu, travel  •  11h 11m

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Kathmandu (KTM) MAA - KTM
  2. Travel from Kathmandu to Mount Everest

Fly Madras to Patna, travel  •  10h 14m

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Patna (PAT) MAA - PAT
  2. Travel from Patna to Mount Everest

Train to Bengaluru, fly to Bagdogra, travel  •  13h 50m

  1. Take the train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Yelahanka Junction (YNK)
  2. Fly from Bengaluru (BLR) to Bagdogra (IXB) BLR - IXB
  3. Travel from Bagdogra to Mount Everest

Train, drive, bus, travel  •  3 days 7h

  1. Take the train from Perambur (PER) to Siliguri Junction (SGUJ)
  2. Drive from Siliguri Junction (SGUJ) to Yadong Xian
  3. Take the bus from Yadong Xian to Lasa North Suburb Coach Station
  4. Take the bus from Lhasa Beijiao Passenger Transport Terminal to Zhangmu
  5. Travel from Zhangmu to Mount Everest

Bus, train, drive, travel  •  3 days 8h

  1. Take the bus from Chennai to Vijayawada
  2. Take the bus from Vijayawada to Bhubaneswar
  3. Take the train from Bhubaneswar (BBS) to Siliguri Junction (SGUJ)
  4. Drive from Siliguri Junction (SGUJ) to Yadong Xian
  5. Take the bus from Yadong Xian to Lasa North Suburb Coach Station
  6. Take the bus from Lhasa Beijiao Passenger Transport Terminal to Zhangmu
  7. Travel from Zhangmu to Mount Everest

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chennai to Mount Everest is to fly which costs ₹9,500 - ₹35,000 and takes 16h 38m.

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The quickest way to get from Chennai to Mount Everest is to fly which costs ₹9,500 - ₹35,000 and takes 16h 38m.

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The distance between Chennai and Mount Everest is 1794 km.

It takes approximately 7h 57m to get from Chennai to Mount Everest, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Madras Airport to Bagdogra Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 20m.

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Mount Everest is 30m ahead of Chennai. It is currently 9:02 AM in Chennai and 9:32 AM in Mount Everest.

Spicejet offers flights from Madras Airport to Bagdogra Airport.

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There are two+ hotels available in Mount Everest. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Chennai to Madras Airport is to train which takes 32m and costs ₹8.

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Map of how to get from Chennai to Mount Everest.
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  • Distance: 1121.5 miles
  • Duration: 7h 57m

What companies run services between Chennai, India and Mount Everest, China?

Jet Airways, Yeti Airlines and five other airlines fly from Chennai to Mount Everest every 4 hours.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madras to Kathmandu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $350
Flights from Madras to Kathmandu via Hyderabad, Delhi
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $350
Flights from Madras to Patna
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Madras to Patna via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Madras to Patna via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Bengaluru to Bagdogra
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $1,300
Flights from Bengaluru to Bagdogra via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $1,300
Flights from Bengaluru to Bagdogra via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $1,300
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madras to Bagdogra
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,300
Flights from Madras to Patna
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$75 - $340
Flights from Madras to Patna via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from Bengaluru to Bagdogra
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Bengaluru to Bagdogra via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Yeti Airlines
Website
yetiairlines.com
Flights from Madras to Lukla via Delhi, Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Madras to Lukla via Mumbai, Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Flights from Madras to Lukla via Bengaluru, Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
17h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Madras to Kathmandu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $330
Flights from Madras to Kathmandu via Colombo, Delhi
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $330
Flights from Madras to Kathmandu via Port Blair, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
10h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $330
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Madras to Kathmandu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Madras to Kathmandu via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,300 - $2,500
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Bengaluru to Bagdogra
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Yelahanka Junction (YNK)
Ave. Duration
5h 54m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$6 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Perambur (PER) to Siliguri Junction (SGUJ)
Ave. Duration
39h 5m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Bhubaneswar (BBS) to Siliguri Junction (SGUJ)
Ave. Duration
18h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
Qichezhan
Website
qichezhan.net
Bus from Yadong Xian to Lasa North Suburb Coach Station
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
qichezhan.net
Checi
Website
checi.cn
Bus from Lhasa Beijiao Passenger Transport Terminal to Zhangmu
Ave. Duration
23h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$38
Schedules at
checi.cn
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Chennai to Vijayawada
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Vijayawada to Bhubaneswar
Ave. Duration
12h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in

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