There are 5 ways to get from Kanpur to Kathmandu by taxi, plane, car, train or bus

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Taxi to Dhangarhi, fly  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kanpur to Dhangarhi
  2. Fly from Dhangarhi (DHI) to Kathmandu (KTM) DHI - KTM

$88 - $309

Cheapest option

Bus, drive  •  17 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Kanpur to Lucknow
  2. Take the bus from Kaisarbagh to Basti
  3. Drive from Basti to Krishnanagar
  4. Take the bus from Krishnanagar to Gongabu Bus Park

$15 - $18

3 alternative options

Drive to Nepalganj, fly  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Kanpur to Nepalganj
  2. Fly from Nepalganj (KEP) to Kathmandu (KTM) KEP - KTM

$194 - $584

Train, drive, bus  •  18 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Kanpur Central (CNB) to Narkatiaganj Junction (NKE)
  2. Drive from Narkatiaganj Junction (NKE) to Chitwan Sauraha
  3. Take the bus from Chitwan Sauraha to Kathmandu

$28 - $48

Drive  •  10 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Kanpur to Kathmandu 412.3 miles

$55 - $85

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The cheapest way to get from Kanpur to Kathmandu is to bus and drive which costs ₹1,000 - ₹1,300 and takes 17 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kanpur to Kathmandu is to drive and fly which costs ₹13,000 - ₹41,000 and takes 4 h 49 min.

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The distance between Kanpur and Kathmandu is 511 km. The road distance is 659.6 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 38 min to get from Kanpur to Kathmandu, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Dhangarhi Airport to Kathmandu Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Kathmandu is 15 min ahead of Kanpur. It is currently 11:19 PM in Kanpur and 11:34 PM in Kathmandu.

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  • Distance: 319.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 38 min

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

There is no direct connection from Kanpur to Kathmandu. However, you can take the taxi to Dhangarhi airport, fly to Kathmandu, then take the drive to Kathmandu. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Nepalganj airport, fly to Kathmandu, then take the drive to Kathmandu.

Airlines
Shree Airlines
Website
shreeairlines.com
Flights from Dhangarhi to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Flights from Nepalganj to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $230
Buddha Air Ltd
Website
buddhaair.com
Flights from Dhangarhi to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Nepalganj to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Yeti Airlines
Website
yetiairlines.com
Flights from Nepalganj to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $230
Train operators
Bus operators
Bus Nepal
Website
busnepal.com
Bus from Chitwan Sauraha to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
busnepal.com
UPSRTC
Bus from Kanpur to Lucknow
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Bus from Kaisarbagh to Basti
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Holiday Adventure Tours & Travels (P) Ltd.
Phone
977-01-4700559
Email
info@holidayadventurenepal.com
Website
holidayadventurenepal.com
Bus from Krishnanagar to Gongabu Bus Park
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
holidayadventurenepal.com
Other operators
Taxi from Kanpur to Dhangarhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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