There are 5 ways to get from Janakpur to Pokhara by plane, bus or car

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Recommended option

Fly  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Janakpur (JKR) to Pokhara (PKR) JKR - PKR

$162 - $436

Cheapest option

Bus  •  17 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Janakpur to Kathmandu
  2. Take the bus from Kathmandu to Pokhara Kathmandu

$13 - $21

3 alternative options

Bus, drive  •  9 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Janakpur to Narayangarh
  2. Drive from Naranghat to Pokhara

$16 - $24

Bus, drive via Besisahar  •  13 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Janakpur to Mugling
  2. Take the bus from Mugling to Besisahar
  3. Drive from Besisahar to Pokhara

Drive  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Janakpur to Pokhara 236.7 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The distance between Janakpur and Pokhara is 258 km. The road distance is 378.7 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 19 min to get from Janakpur to Pokhara, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Janakpur to Pokhara is to fly which takes 2 h 19 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 17 h 48 min.

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There is no direct flight from Janakpur Airport to Pokhara Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 10 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Janakpur to Pokhara is 379 km. It takes approximately 5 h 31 min to drive from Janakpur to Pokhara.

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Buddha Air Ltd offers flights from Janakpur Airport to Pokhara Airport.

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There are 371+ hotels available in Pokhara. Prices start at $10 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Janakpur to Pokhara.
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  • Distance: 161.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 19 min

What companies run services between Janakpur, Nepal and Pokhara, Nepal?

Buddha Air Ltd flies from Janakpur to Pokhara twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Janakpur to Pokhara via Kathmandu, Kathmandu, and Pokhara in around 17 h 48 min.

Airlines
Buddha Air Ltd
Website
buddhaair.com
Flights from Janakpur to Pokhara via Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $440
Bus operators
Bus Nepal
Website
busnepal.com
Bus from Janakpur to Narayangarh
Ave. Duration
7 h 47 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
busnepal.com
Bus from Janakpur to Mugling
Ave. Duration
8 h 38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
busnepal.com
Bus from Janakpur to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
11 h 36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
busnepal.com
Nepal Wildlife Safari Pvt. Ltd.
Phone
+977-9860020841
Email
info@tourenepal.com
Website
tourenepal.com
Bus from Mugling to Besisahar
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
tourenepal.com
Hamrobus
Website
hamrobus.com
Bus from Kathmandu to Pokhara
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $11
Schedules at
hamrobus.com
Greenline Tours Pvt. Ltd
Phone
(01) 4253885
Website
greenline.com.np
Bus from Kathmandu to Pokhara
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
greenline.com.np

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