There are 6 ways to get from Himachal Pradesh to Nepal by plane, car, taxi, train or bus

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Fly to Gorakhpur, drive  •  22 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Dharamsala (DHM) to Gorakhpur (GOP) DHM - GOP
  2. Drive from Gorakhpur to Siddharthanagar

$142 - $668

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Bus, train  •  38 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Kangra to Sahāranpur
  2. Take the train from Saharanpur (SRE) to Raxaul Junction (RXL)
  3. Take the bus from Birgunj to Kathmandu

$38 - $47

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Fly to Kathmandu  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Dharamsala (DHM) to Kathmandu (KTM) DHM - KTM

$324 - $1,305

Taxi, train, drive  •  29 h 50 min

  1. Take a taxi from Barwāla to Mukerian (MEX)
  2. Take the train from Mukerian (MEX) to Jalandhar City (JUC)
  3. Take the train from Jalandhar City (JUC) to Raxaul Junction (RXL)
  4. Drive from Raxaul Junction (RXL) to Kathmandu

$68 - $102

Bus  •  2 days 1 h

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

$46 - $56

Drive  •  22 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Barwāla to Kathmandu 911.6 miles

$140 - $220

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The cheapest way to get from Himachal Pradesh to Nepal is to bus and train which costs ₹2,600 - ₹3,300 and takes 38 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Himachal Pradesh to Nepal is to fly which costs ₹22,000 - ₹95,000 and takes 5 h 45 min.

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The distance between Himachal Pradesh and Nepal is 789 km. The road distance is 1458.6 km.

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The best way to get from Himachal Pradesh to Nepal without a car is to bus which takes 2 days 1 h and costs ₹3,200 - ₹4,000.

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It takes approximately 22 h 24 min to get from Himachal Pradesh to Nepal, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Himachal Pradesh to Nepal is to fly which takes 5 h 45 min and costs ₹22,000 - ₹95,000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹3,200 - ₹4,000 and takes 2 days 1 h.

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There is no direct flight from Dharamsala Airport to Gorakhpur Airport. The quickest flight takes 20 h 25 min and has one stopover.

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Nepal is 15 min ahead of Himachal Pradesh. It is currently 7:55 PM in Himachal Pradesh and 8:10 PM in Nepal.

Yes, the driving distance between Himachal Pradesh to Nepal is 1459 km. It takes approximately 22 h 32 min to drive from Himachal Pradesh to Nepal.

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Helitrans and Spicejet offer flights from Dharamsala Airport to Gorakhpur Airport.

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The nearest airport to Nepal is Pokhara (PKR) Airport which is 15 km away. Other nearby airports include Bharatpur (BHR) (58.2 km), Jomsom (JMO) (82.8 km), Bhairawa (BWA) (94.4 km) and Kathmandu (KTM) (132.4 km).

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There are 375+ hotels available in Nepal. Prices start at $9 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Himachal Pradesh to Nepal.
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  • Distance: 493.1 miles
  • Duration: 22 h 24 min

What companies run services between Himachal Pradesh, India and Nepal?

Spicejet, Nepal Airlines and Helitrans fly from Barwāla to Kathmandu once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Barwāla to Kathmandu via Dharamshala, Delhi, Kashmiri Gate, New Delhi, and Pokhara in around 2 days 1 h.

Airlines
Nepal Airlines
Website
nepalairlines.com.np
Flights from Dharamsala to Kathmandu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h 41 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $400
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Dharamsala to Gorakhpur via Delhi
Ave. Duration
22 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Helitrans
Website
helitrans.no
Flights from Dharamsala to Gorakhpur via Delhi
Ave. Duration
23 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,100
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Mukerian (MEX) to Jalandhar City (JUC)
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Jalandhar City (JUC) to Raxaul Junction (RXL)
Ave. Duration
22 h 40 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Saharanpur (SRE) to Raxaul Junction (RXL)
Ave. Duration
17 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
HRTC
Website
hrtchp.com
Bus from Kangra to Sahāranpur
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
online.hrtchp.com
bus
Bus from Birgunj to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10
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
Other operators
Taxi from Barwāla to Mukerian (MEX)
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
New Himalayan Travels
Phone
+91 9417 602979

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