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 Madras to Kathmandu  •  7 h 40 min

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

$101 - $171

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Bus, drive  •  2 days 13 h

  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 - $65

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Fly Madras to Bagdogra, drive  •  9 h 28 min

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

$74 - $571

Fly Madras to Gorakhpur, drive  •  8 h 49 min

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

$169 - $664

Fly Madras to Patna, train  •  12 h 30 min

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

$62 - $311

Train to Bengaluru, fly to Kathmandu  •  11 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Yelahanka Junction (YNK)
  2. Fly from Bengaluru (BLR) to Kathmandu (KTM) BLR - KTM

$108 - $278

Train, drive  •  41 h 21 min

  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

$48 - $72

Train, bus  •  2 days 13 h

  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

$51 - $72

Drive  •  32 h 38 min

  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 - ₹4,700 and takes 2 days 13 h.

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The quickest way to get from Chennai to Nepal is to fly which costs ₹7,000 - ₹13,000 and takes 7 h 40 min.

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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 7 h 40 min to get from Chennai to Nepal, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Madras Airport to Kathmandu Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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Nepal is 15 min ahead of Chennai. It is currently 9:39 PM in Chennai and 9:54 PM in Nepal.

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

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Oman Air, Air India Limited, IndiGo Airlines and Jet Airways offer flights from Madras Airport to Kathmandu Airport.

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There are 368+ 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 32 min 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: 7 h 40 min

What companies run services between Chennai, India and Nepal?

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

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madras to Kathmandu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $350
Flights from Madras to Kathmandu via Pune, Delhi
Ave. Duration
10 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $350
Flights from Madras to Bagdogra via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
6 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $1,100
Flights from Madras to Bagdogra via Delhi
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $1,100
Flights from Madras to Bagdogra via Gauhati
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $1,100
Flights from Madras to Bagdogra via Pune, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $1,100
Flights from Madras to Bagdogra via Bengaluru, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $1,100
Flights from Madras to Bagdogra via Hyderabad, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $1,100
Flights from Madras to Patna
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Madras to Patna via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Madras to Patna via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Madras to Patna via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Bengaluru to Kathmandu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Madras to Kathmandu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Madras to Kathmandu via Bengaluru, Delhi
Ave. Duration
9 h 27 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Madras to Kathmandu via Lucknow, Delhi
Ave. Duration
10 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Madras to Bagdogra via Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $1,200
Flights from Madras to Bagdogra via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Madras to Bagdogra via Bengaluru, Gauhati
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $1,200
Flights from Madras to Patna via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Flights from Bengaluru to Kathmandu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Madras to Kathmandu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $330
Flights from Madras to Kathmandu via Port Blair, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $330
Flights from Madras to Bagdogra via Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,300
Flights from Madras to Gorakhpur via Delhi
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Madras to Gorakhpur via Mumbai, Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Madras to Patna via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $490
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madras to Bagdogra via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $1,300
Flights from Madras to Bagdogra via Delhi
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,300
Flights from Madras to Gorakhpur via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Madras to Patna
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $340
Flights from Madras to Patna via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Oman Air
Website
omanair.com
Flights from Madras to Kathmandu via Muscat
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Vistara
Website
airvistara.com
Flights from Madras to Bagdogra via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Helitrans
Website
helitrans.no
Flights from Madras to Gorakhpur via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Nepal Airlines
Website
nepalairlines.com.np
Flights from Bengaluru to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $420
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Patliputra (PPTA) to Jaynagar (JYG)
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Yelahanka Junction (YNK)
Ave. Duration
5 h 54 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$6 - $17
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Asansol Junction (ASN)
Ave. Duration
25 h 40 min
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
12 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Chhapra (CPR)
Ave. Duration
42 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Chhapra (CPR) to Raxaul Junction (RXL)
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Birgunj to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Chennai to Vijayawada
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Vijayawada to Bhubaneswar
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Bhubaneswar to Ranchi
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Ranchi to Motihari
Ave. Duration
13 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in

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