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

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

Bus, drive  •  10 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Kanpur to Lucknow
  2. Take the bus from Kaisarbagh to Basti
  3. Drive from Basti to Lumbini

$8 - $13

4 alternative options

Train, drive  •  11 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Kanpur Central (CNB) to Siswa Bazar (SBZ) Avadh Exp
  2. Drive from Siswa Bazar (SBZ) to Sunauli

$14 - $28

Drive  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Kanpur to Sunauli 241.2 miles

$30 - $50

Drive to Nepalganj, fly to Bhairawa  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Kanpur to Nepalganj
  2. Fly from Nepalganj (KEP) to Bhairawa (BWA) KEP - BWA

$58 - $293

Bus to Lucknow, fly to Gorakhpur, drive  •  9 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Kanpur to Lucknow Charbagh Station
  2. Fly from Lucknow (LKO) to Gorakhpur (GOP) LKO - GOP
  3. Drive from Gorakhpur to Sunauli

$119 - $565

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

There is no direct connection from Kanpur to Sunauli. However, you can take the bus to Lucknow, take the walk to Kaisarbagh, take the bus to Basti, take the drive to Lumbini, then take the bus to Bhairahawa Airport. Alternatively, you can take the train to Siswa Bazar (SBZ) then take the drive to Sunauli.

Airlines
Buddha Air Ltd
Website
buddhaair.com
Flights from Nepalganj to Bhairawa via Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Lucknow to Gorakhpur via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,000
Shree Airlines
Website
shreeairlines.com
Flights from Nepalganj to Bhairawa via Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Yeti Airlines
Website
yetiairlines.com
Flights from Nepalganj to Bhairawa via Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Lucknow to Gorakhpur via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Helitrans
Website
helitrans.no
Flights from Lucknow to Gorakhpur via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,000
Train operators
Bus operators
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
Bus from Kanpur to Lucknow Charbagh Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Kanpur and Sunauli is 325 km. The road distance is 386 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kanpur to Sunauli is to bus and drive which costs ₹600 - ₹900 and takes 10 h 11 min.

The quickest way to get from Kanpur to Sunauli is to drive which takes 5 h 51 min and costs ₹2,200 - ₹3,300.

It takes approximately 10 h 11 min to get from Kanpur to Sunauli, including transfers.