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There are 8 ways to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Nepal by plane, car, bus or train

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 to Kathmandu  •  7h 42m

  1. Fly from Tan Son Nhat (SGN) to Kathmandu (KTM) SGN - KTM

$225 - $591

Cheapest option

Fly to Bagdogra, drive  •  14h 46m

  1. Fly from Tan Son Nhat (SGN) to Bagdogra (IXB) SGN - IXB
  2. Drive from Bagdogra to Kerabari

$155 - $492

6 alternative options

Fly to Bharatpur  •  17h 50m

  1. Fly from Tan Son Nhat (SGN) to Bharatpur (BHR) SGN - BHR

$200 - $800

Fly to Pokhara  •  13h 24m

  1. Fly from Tan Son Nhat (SGN) to Pokhara (PKR) SGN - PKR

$188 - $684

Fly to Biratnagar  •  18h 22m

  1. Fly from Tan Son Nhat (SGN) to Biratnagar (BIR) SGN - BIR

$191 - $688

Bus  •  5 days 13h

  1. Take the bus from Ho Chi Minh Mien Dong to Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Ha Noi to Nanning
  3. Take the bus from Nanning to Haikou Xiuying Port Bus Terminal
  4. Take the bus from Haikou to Sichuan Chengdu
  5. Take the bus from Chengdu to Lhasa Bus Station
  6. Take the bus from Lhasa Liuwu Coach Station to Kathmandu

$357 - $369

Train, bus  •  5 days 14h

  1. Take the train from Ho Chi Minh City to Ha Noi
  2. Take the train from Hanoi Gia Lam Station to Wuchang
  3. Take the train from Wuchang to Lhasa
  4. Take the bus from Lhasa Liuwu Coach Station to Kathmandu

$179 - $247

Drive  •  2 days 10h

  1. Drive from Ho Chi Minh City to Kathmandu 2548.6 miles

$340 - $500

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Nepal is to train and bus which costs $170 - $250 and takes 5 days 14h.

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The quickest way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Nepal is to fly which costs $220 - $600 and takes 7h 42m.

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The distance between Ho Chi Minh City and Nepal is 3042 km. The road distance is 4077.7 km.

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It takes approximately 7h 42m to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Nepal, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Nepal is to fly which takes 7h 42m and costs $220 - $600. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $350 - $370 and takes 5 days 13h.

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There is no direct flight from Tan Son Nhat Airport to Kathmandu Airport. The quickest flight takes 10h 10m and has one stopover.

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Nepal is 1h 15m behind Ho Chi Minh City. It is currently 1:17 PM in Ho Chi Minh City and 12:02 PM in Nepal.

Yes, the driving distance between Ho Chi Minh City to Nepal is 4078 km. It takes approximately 2 days 10h to drive from Ho Chi Minh City to Nepal.

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Singapore Airlines, Cathay Pacific, Cathay Dragon and eight other airlines offer flights from Tan Son Nhat Airport to Kathmandu Airport.

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There are 406+ hotels available in Nepal. Prices start at $9 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Ho Chi Minh City to Nepal.
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  • Distance: 1901.1 miles
  • Duration: 7h 42m

What companies run services between Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam and Nepal?

China Southern Airlines, Malaysia Airlines and 13 other airlines fly from Ho Chi Minh City to Kathmandu hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ho Chi Minh City to Kathmandu via Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station, Ha Noi, Nanning, Nanning, Haikou Xiuying Port Bus Terminal, Haikou, Chengdu, Lhasa, Lhasa Liuwu Coach Station, and Kathmandu in around 5 days 13h.

Airlines
Yeti Airlines
Website
yetiairlines.com
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Bharatpur via Kuala Lumpur, Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
20h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Bharatpur via Guangzhou Baiyun, Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
23h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Bharatpur via Singapore Changi, Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
22h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $900
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Bharatpur via Hong Kong, Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
23h 50m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,300
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Pokhara via Guangzhou Baiyun, Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Pokhara via Kuala Lumpur, Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
20h 57m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Pokhara via Suvarnabhumi, Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
19h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Pokhara via Singapore Changi, Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
20h 37m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $950
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Biratnagar via Suvarnabhumi, Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
20h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Biratnagar via Kuala Lumpur, Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
21h 3m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Biratnagar via Singapore Changi, Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
20h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $950
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Bagdogra via Don Muang, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $390
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Bagdogra via Suvarnabhumi, Madras
Ave. Duration
13h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Bagdogra via Don Muang, Madras
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $600
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Bagdogra via Kunming, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
15h 55m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,000
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Bagdogra via Kuala Lumpur, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Druk Air
Website
drukair.com.bt
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Bagdogra via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
13h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Bagdogra via Suvarnabhumi, Paro
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Bagdogra via Kunming, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
16h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Bagdogra via Kuala Lumpur, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
17h 10m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Kathmandu via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
11h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,400
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Kathmandu via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
10h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,400
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Kathmandu via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
9h 12m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $900
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Bagdogra via Suvarnabhumi, Delhi
Ave. Duration
18h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $900
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Bagdogra via Singapore Changi, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
16h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Bagdogra via Suvarnabhumi, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Kathmandu via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Nepal Airlines
Website
nepalairlines.com.np
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Kathmandu via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $600
SilkAir
Website
silkair.com
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Kathmandu via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $900
Malindo Airways
Website
malindoair.com
Flights from Tan Son Nhat to Kathmandu via Kuala Lumpur
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Train operators
Vietnam Railways
Phone
19006469
Email
support1@dsvn.vn
Website
dsvn.vn
Train from Ho Chi Minh City to Ha Noi
Ave. Duration
43h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Schedules at
dsvn.vn
Book at
12go.asia
Soft Seat With Air Conditioners
$32 - $37
Hard Bed With Air Conditioners
$35 - $55
Soft Bed With Air Conditioners
$40 - $60
China Railways
Website
china-railway.com.cn
Train from Hanoi Gia Lam Station to Wuchang
Ave. Duration
24h 42m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
chinahighlights.com
China Railways Z-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Wuchang to Lhasa
Ave. Duration
43h 21m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
Hard Seat
$45 - $65
Hard Sleeper
$100 - $130
Soft Sleeper
$150 - $210
Bus operators
Hoang Long
Phone
0225 3920920
Email
info@hoanglongasia.com
Website
hoanglongasia.com
Bus from Ho Chi Minh Mien Dong to Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station
Ave. Duration
34h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
hoanglongasia.com
Mai Linh Express
Website
mailinhexpress.vn
Bus from Ho Chi Minh Mien Dong to Ha Noi Nuoc Ngam Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 days 12h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
mailinhexpress.vn
Son Duc Transportation
Bus from Ha Noi to Nanning
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$67
Book at
baolau.com
China Bus Guide
Website
chinabusguide.com
Bus from Nanning to Haikou Xiuying Port Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$41
Schedules at
chinabusguide.com
Smooth Transit Network
Website
trip8080.com
Bus from Haikou to Sichuan Chengdu
Ave. Duration
25h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$66
Schedules at
trip8080.com
Checi
Website
checi.cn
Bus from Chengdu to Lhasa Bus Station
Ave. Duration
34h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$72
Schedules at
checi.cn
Tibet Transportation
Website
xizang.gov.cn
Bus from Lhasa Liuwu Coach Station to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
19h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$76
Schedules at
xizang.gov.cn

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