There are 5 ways to get from Delhi to Kathmandu 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  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Delhi (DEL) to Kathmandu (KTM) DEL - KTM

$71 - $222

Cheapest option

Train, drive  •  27 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Anand Vihar Terminal (ANVT) to Raxaul Junction (RXL) Satyagrah Exp
  2. Drive from Raxaul Junction (RXL) to Kathmandu

$30 - $44

3 alternative options

Train, drive, bus  •  23 h 54 min

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

$36 - $53

Bus  •  37 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from New Delhi to Pokhara
  2. Take the bus from Pokhara to Kathmandu

$31 - $36

Drive  •  14 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Delhi to Kathmandu 690.9 miles

$110 - $170

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Delhi to Kathmandu is to bus which costs ₹2,100 - ₹2,500 and takes 37 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Delhi to Kathmandu is to fly which costs ₹4,800 - ₹16,000 and takes 3 h 58 min.

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The distance between Delhi and Kathmandu is 800 km. The road distance is 1105.4 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 58 min to get from Delhi to Kathmandu, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Delhi station to Kathmandu. However, there are services departing from New Delhi Railway Station Gate 1 and arriving at Kathmandu via New Delhi and Pokhara. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 37 h 56 min.

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

Bhutan Airlines, Air India Limited and four other airlines fly from Delhi to Kathmandu every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Delhi to Kathmandu via Jahangirpuri C Block, New Delhi, and Pokhara in around 37 h 56 min.

Airlines
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Delhi to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $350
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Delhi to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Nepal Airlines
Website
nepalairlines.com.np
Flights from Delhi to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $320
Bhutan Airlines
Website
bhutanairlines.bt
Flights from Delhi to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $700
Druk Air
Website
drukair.com.bt
Flights from Delhi to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $410
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Delhi to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $350
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
bus
Bus from New Delhi to Pokhara
Ave. Duration
30 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25
Hamrobus
Website
hamrobus.com
Bus from Pokhara to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
hamrobus.com

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