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

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Fly from Biratnagar  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Biratnagar (BIR) to Kathmandu (KTM) BIR - KTM

$134 - $296

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Drive, train, bus  •  24 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Dharān to Jogbani (JBN)
  2. Take the train from Jogbani (JBN) to Khagaria Junction (KGG)
  3. Take the train from Khagaria Junction (KGG) to Raxaul Junction (RXL)
  4. Take the bus from Birgunj to Kathmandu

$24 - $48

2 alternative options

Drive to Tumlingtar, fly  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Dharān to Tumlingtar
  2. Fly from Tumlingtar (TMI) to Kathmandu (KTM) TMI - KTM

$132 - $277

Drive  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Dharān to Kathmandu 246 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Dharān to Kathmandu is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 5 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dharān to Kathmandu is to fly which costs $130 - $300 and takes 1 h 11 min.

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The distance between Dharān and Kathmandu is 217 km. The road distance is 393.6 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 11 min to get from Dharān to Kathmandu, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Biratnagar Airport to Kathmandu Airport is the direct flight which takes 25 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dharān to Kathmandu is 394 km. It takes approximately 5 h 52 min to drive from Dharān to Kathmandu.

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Shree Airlines, Yeti Airlines and Buddha Air Ltd offer flights from Biratnagar Airport to Kathmandu Airport.

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There are 881+ hotels available in Kathmandu. Prices start at $12 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Dharān to Biratnagar Airport is to drive which takes 38 min and costs $3 - $5.

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Map of how to get from Dharān to Kathmandu.
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  • Distance: 135.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 11 min

What companies run services between Dharān, Nepal and Kathmandu, Nepal?

Shree Airlines, Buddha Air Ltd and Yeti Airlines fly from Dharān to Kathmandu every 3 hours.

Airlines
Buddha Air Ltd
Website
buddhaair.com
Flights from Biratnagar to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Tumlingtar to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $330
Shree Airlines
Website
shreeairlines.com
Flights from Biratnagar to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
25 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
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 Jogbani (JBN) to Khagaria Junction (KGG)
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Khagaria Junction (KGG) to Raxaul Junction (RXL)
Ave. Duration
7 h 4 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Birgunj to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10

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