There are 4 ways to get from Dehradun to Kathmandu by plane, train, car or bus

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Fly  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Dehra Dun (DED) to Kathmandu (KTM) DED - KTM

$140 - $302

Cheapest option

Train, drive, bus  •  26 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Dehradun (DDN) to Narkatiaganj Junction (NKE)
  2. Drive from Narkatiaganj Junction (NKE) to Chitwan Sauraha
  3. Take the bus from Chitwan Sauraha to Kathmandu

$37 - $54

2 alternative options

Bus, drive  •  33 h

  1. Take the bus from Dehradun to Kaisarbagh
  2. Take the bus from Kaisarbagh to Basti
  3. Drive from Basti to Krishnanagar
  4. Take the bus from Krishnanagar to Gongabu Bus Park

Drive  •  16 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Dehradun to Kathmandu 666.4 miles

$90 - $130

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dehradun to Kathmandu is to train and drive and bus which costs ₹2,500 - ₹3,800 and takes 26 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dehradun to Kathmandu is to fly which costs ₹9,500 - ₹22,000 and takes 4 h 30 min.

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The distance between Dehradun and Kathmandu is 766 km. The road distance is 1066.3 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 30 min to get from Dehradun to Kathmandu, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Dehra Dun Airport to Kathmandu Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 45 min and has one stopover.

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Kathmandu is 15 min ahead of Dehradun. It is currently 9:58 PM in Dehradun and 10:13 PM in Kathmandu.

Yes, the driving distance between Dehradun to Kathmandu is 1066 km. It takes approximately 16 h 7 min to drive from Dehradun to Kathmandu.

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Spicejet, Bhutan Airlines, Nepal Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Dehra Dun Airport to Kathmandu Airport.

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The nearest airport to Kathmandu is Kathmandu (KTM) Airport which is 3.6 km away. Other nearby airports include Simara (SIF) (68.7 km), Bharatpur (BHR) (87.9 km), Pokhara (PKR) (143 km) and Bhairawa (BWA) (188.9 km).

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There are 840+ hotels available in Kathmandu. Prices start at $12 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Dehradun to Kathmandu.
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  • Distance: 478.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 30 min

What companies run services between Dehradun, India and Kathmandu, Nepal?

Jet Airways, IndiGo Airlines and five other airlines fly from Dehradun to Kathmandu every 4 hours.

Airlines
Nepal Airlines
Website
nepalairlines.com.np
Flights from Dehra Dun to Kathmandu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $250
Flights from Dehra Dun to Kathmandu via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Dehra Dun to Kathmandu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $380
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Dehra Dun to Kathmandu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Bhutan Airlines
Website
bhutanairlines.bt
Flights from Dehra Dun to Kathmandu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $750
Train operators
Bus operators
Bus Nepal
Website
busnepal.com
Bus from Chitwan Sauraha to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
busnepal.com
UPSRTC
Bus from Dehradun to Kaisarbagh
Ave. Duration
17 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Bus from Kaisarbagh to Basti
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Holiday Adventure Tours & Travels (P) Ltd.
Phone
977-01-4700559
Email
info@holidayadventurenepal.com
Website
holidayadventurenepal.com
Bus from Krishnanagar to Gongabu Bus Park
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
holidayadventurenepal.com

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