There are 5 ways to get from Dhanbad to Nepal by train, car, bus, taxi or plane

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Train, drive  •  17 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Dhanbad Junction (DHN) to Asansol Junction (ASN)
  2. Take the train from Asansol Junction (ASN) to Raxaul Junction (RXL)
  3. Drive from Raxaul Junction (RXL) to Kathmandu

$21 - $48

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Train, bus  •  25 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Dhanbad Junction (DHN) to Muzaffarpur Junction (MFP)
  2. Take the train from Muzaffarpur Junction (MFP) to Raxaul Junction (RXL)
  3. Take the bus from Birgunj to Kathmandu

$20 - $41

3 alternative options

Taxi, bus, drive  •  26 h 18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dhanbad to Ramgarh
  2. Take the bus from Ramgarh to Motihari
  3. Drive from Motihari to Birgunj
  4. Take the bus from Birgunj to Kathmandu

$46 - $58

Drive  •  9 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Dhanbad to Kathmandu 396.6 miles

$50 - $80

Train, fly  •  17 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Dhanbad Junction (DHN) to Barddhaman (BWN)
  2. Take the train from Barddhaman (BWN) to Jogbani (JBN)
  3. Fly from Biratnagar (BIR) to Kathmandu (KTM) BIR - KTM

$142 - $324

Questions & Answers

The distance between Dhanbad and Nepal is 533 km. The road distance is 634.5 km.

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It takes approximately 17 h 4 min to get from Dhanbad to Nepal, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Biratnagar Airport to Kathmandu Airport is the direct flight which takes 30 min.

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Nepal is 15 min ahead of Dhanbad. It is currently 11:21 AM in Dhanbad and 11:36 AM in Nepal.

Yes, the driving distance between Dhanbad to Nepal is 634 km. It takes approximately 9 h 40 min to drive from Dhanbad to Nepal.

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Yeti Airlines and Nova Airline offer flights from Biratnagar Airport to Kathmandu Airport.

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There are 370+ hotels available in Nepal. Prices start at $9 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Dhanbad to Nepal.
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  • Distance: 333.4 miles
  • Duration: 17 h 4 min

What companies run services between Dhanbad, India and Nepal?

There is no direct connection from Dhanbad to Kathmandu. However, you can take the train to Asansol Junction (ASN), take the train to Raxaul Junction (RXL), then take the drive to Kathmandu. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Dhanbad to Kathmandu via Muzaffarpur Junction (MFP), Raxaul Junction (RXL), and Birgunj in around 25 h 49 min.

Airlines
Nova Airline
Website
novaairways.com
Flights from Biratnagar to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $210
Yeti Airlines
Website
yetiairlines.com
Flights from Biratnagar to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $210
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Dhanbad Junction (DHN) to Asansol Junction (ASN)
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $13
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Asansol Junction (ASN) to Raxaul Junction (RXL)
Ave. Duration
12 h 52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Dhanbad Junction (DHN) to Muzaffarpur Junction (MFP)
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $17
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Muzaffarpur Junction (MFP) to Raxaul Junction (RXL)
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Dhanbad Junction (DHN) to Barddhaman (BWN)
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Barddhaman (BWN) to Jogbani (JBN)
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $17
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Birgunj to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10
Other operators
Taxi from Dhanbad to Ramgarh
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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