There are 3 ways to get from Howrah to Kathmandu by plane, train or car

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Fly  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Kathmandu (KTM) CCU - KTM

$122 - $402

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Train, drive  •  19 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Howrah Junction (HWH) to Raxaul Junction (RXL) Mithila Exp / ...
  2. Drive from Raxaul Junction (RXL) to Kathmandu

$24 - $38

1 alternative option

Drive  •  12 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Howrah to Kathmandu 541 miles

$85 - $130

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The cheapest way to get from Howrah to Kathmandu is to train and drive which costs ₹1,700 - ₹2,800 and takes 19 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Howrah to Kathmandu is to fly which costs ₹8,500 - ₹30,000 and takes 4 h 11 min.

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The distance between Howrah and Kathmandu is 645 km. The road distance is 865.6 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 11 min to get from Howrah to Kathmandu, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Kolkata Airport to Kathmandu Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Kathmandu is 15 min ahead of Howrah. It is currently 12:59 AM in Howrah and 1:14 AM in Kathmandu.

Yes, the driving distance between Howrah to Kathmandu is 866 km. It takes approximately 12 h 55 min to drive from Howrah to Kathmandu.

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Air India Limited and Druk Air offer flights from Kolkata 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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Map of how to get from Howrah to Kathmandu.
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  • Distance: 403 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 11 min

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

Air India Limited and Druk Air fly from Howrah to Kathmandu 6 times a week.

Air India Limited
Flights from Kolkata to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Druk Air
Flights from Kolkata to Kathmandu via Paro
Ave. Duration
3 h
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $440
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