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

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Fly  •  4h 21m

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

$122 - $402

Cheapest option

Train, drive  •  19h 39m

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

$24 - $38

2 alternative options

Bus, train, drive  •  21h 51m

  1. Take the bus from Kolkatta to Burdwan
  2. Take the train from Barddhaman (BWN) to Narkatiaganj Junction (NKE)
  3. Drive from Narkatiaganj Junction (NKE) to Chitwan Sauraha
  4. Take the bus from Chitwan Sauraha to Kathmandu

$30 - $49

Drive  •  12h 55m

  1. Drive from Howrah to Kathmandu 541 miles

$85 - $130

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Howrah to Kathmandu is to train and drive which costs ₹1,700 - ₹2,800 and takes 19h 39m.

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The quickest way to get from Howrah to Kathmandu is to fly which costs ₹8,500 - ₹30,000 and takes 4h 21m.

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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 4h 21m 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 1h 20m.

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Kathmandu is 15m ahead of Howrah. It is currently 7:28 PM in Howrah and 7:43 PM in Kathmandu.

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

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Air India Limited offers flights from Kolkata Airport to Kathmandu Airport.

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There are 993+ hotels available in Kathmandu. Prices start at $11 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Howrah to Kolkata Airport is to line 151 bus which takes 40m and costs ₹50 - ₹70.

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Map of how to get from Howrah to Kathmandu.
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  • Distance: 403 miles
  • Duration: 4h 21m

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

Air India Limited flies from Howrah to Kathmandu 4 times a week.

Airlines
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Kolkata to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Howrah Junction (HWH) to Raxaul Junction (RXL)
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Barddhaman (BWN) to Narkatiaganj Junction (NKE)
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$10 - $19
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
SBSTC
Bus from Kolkatta to Burdwan
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
online.sbstcbooking.com
Book at
online.sbstcbooking.co.in
Bus Nepal
Website
busnepal.com
Bus from Chitwan Sauraha to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
busnepal.com

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