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There are 9 ways to get from Chennai to Nepal by plane, car, train 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.

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Fly to Bagdogra, drive  •  7h 28m

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Bagdogra (IXB) MAA - IXB
  2. Drive from Bagdogra to Kerabari

$74 - $571

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Bus, drive  •  2 days 13h

  1. Take the bus from Chennai to Vijayawada
  2. Take the bus from Vijayawada to Bhubaneswar
  3. Take the bus from Bhubaneswar to Ranchi
  4. Take the bus from Ranchi to Motihari
  5. Drive from Motihari to Birgunj
  6. Take the bus from Birgunj to Kathmandu

$46 - $62

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Fly to Gorakhpur, drive  •  8h 34m

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Gorakhpur (GOP) MAA - GOP
  2. Drive from Gorakhpur to Siddharthanagar

$139 - $614

Fly to Kathmandu  •  8h 10m

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Kathmandu (KTM) MAA - KTM

$101 - $171

Fly to Patna, train  •  12h 15m

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Patna (PAT) MAA - PAT
  2. Take the train from Patliputra (PPTA) to Jaynagar (JYG)

$62 - $311

Fly to Varanasi, train  •  13h 27m

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Varanasi (VNS) MAA - VNS
  2. Take the train from Varanasi Junction (BSB) to Nautanwa (NTV)

$92 - $196

Train, drive  •  41h 56m

  1. Take the train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Asansol Junction (ASN)
  2. Take the train from Asansol Junction (ASN) to Raxaul Junction (RXL)
  3. Drive from Raxaul Junction (RXL) to Kathmandu

$47 - $72

Train, bus  •  2 days 13h

  1. Take the train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Chhapra (CPR)
  2. Take the train from Chhapra (CPR) to Raxaul Junction (RXL)
  3. Take the bus from Birgunj to Kathmandu

$50 - $71

Drive  •  32h 38m

  1. Drive from Chennai to Kathmandu 1383.2 miles

$220 - $330

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chennai to Nepal is to bus and drive which costs ₹3,300 - ₹4,600 and takes 2 days 13h.

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The quickest way to get from Chennai to Nepal is to fly and drive which costs ₹5,000 - ₹42,000 and takes 7h 28m.

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The distance between Chennai and Nepal is 1716 km. The road distance is 2213.2 km.

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It takes approximately 7h 28m to get from Chennai to Nepal, 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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Nepal is 15m ahead of Chennai. It is currently 4:09 AM in Chennai and 4:24 AM in Nepal.

Yes, the driving distance between Chennai to Nepal is 2213 km. It takes approximately 32h 38m to drive from Chennai to Nepal.

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Spicejet offers flights from Madras Airport to Bagdogra Airport.

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There are 408+ hotels available in Nepal. Prices start at $9 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 Nepal.
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  • Distance: 1072.7 miles
  • Duration: 7h 28m

What companies run services between Chennai, India and Nepal?

Air India Limited, Jet Airways and eight other airlines fly from Chennai to Kathmandu hourly.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madras to Gorakhpur via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Madras to Gorakhpur via Delhi
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Madras to Gorakhpur via Coimbatore, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Madras to Gorakhpur via Kochi, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Madras to Gorakhpur via Hyderabad, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Madras to Gorakhpur via Tiruchirapalli, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Madras to Gorakhpur via Bengaluru, Delhi
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Madras to Gorakhpur via Trivandrum, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Madras to Gorakhpur via Goa, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
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 Madras to Varanasi via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $250
Flights from Madras to Varanasi via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $250
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 Gorakhpur via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
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 Madras to Varanasi
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Flights from Madras to Varanasi via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Madras to Gorakhpur via Delhi
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
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
Flights from Madras to Varanasi via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $300
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
Vistara
Website
airvistara.com
Flights from Madras to Varanasi via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Patliputra (PPTA) to Jaynagar (JYG)
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $15
Book at
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Train from Varanasi Junction (BSB) to Nautanwa (NTV)
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Asansol Junction (ASN)
Ave. Duration
25h 40m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Asansol Junction (ASN) to Raxaul Junction (RXL)
Ave. Duration
12h 52m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Chhapra (CPR)
Ave. Duration
42h 5m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Chhapra (CPR) to Raxaul Junction (RXL)
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Birgunj to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10
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
Bus from Bhubaneswar to Ranchi
Ave. Duration
12h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Ranchi to Motihari
Ave. Duration
13h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Book at
redbus.in

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