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There are 7 ways to get from Kathmandu to Bakkhali by plane, taxi, car, train or bus

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Fly Kathmandu to Kolkata, taxi  •  7h 48m

  1. Fly from Kathmandu (KTM) to Kolkata (CCU) KTM - CCU
  2. Take a taxi from Harinavi to Bakkhali

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Drive, train, taxi  •  20h 19m

  1. Drive from Kathmandu to Ghorasahan
  2. Take the train from Ghorasahan to Howrah Jn
  3. Take a taxi from Narendrapur to Bakkhali

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Fly Kathmandu to Jessore, drive  •  8h 52m

  1. Fly from Kathmandu (KTM) to Jessore (JSR) KTM - JSR
  2. Drive from Jessore to Bakkhali

Drive to Darbhanga, fly to Kolkata, taxi  •  9h 18m

  1. Drive from Kathmandu to Darbhanga
  2. Fly from Darbhanga (DBR) to Kolkata (CCU) DBR - CCU
  3. Take a taxi from Harinavi to Bakkhali

Bus, drive, train, taxi  •  23h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Kathmandu to Chitwan Sauraha
  2. Drive from Chitwan Sauraha to Narkatiaganj Jn
  3. Take the train from Narkatiaganj Jn to Kolkata
  4. Take a taxi from Harinavi to Bakkhali

Bus, drive, train, taxi via Chittaranjan  •  27h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Kathmandu to Chitwan Sauraha
  2. Drive from Chitwan Sauraha to Narkatiaganj Jn
  3. Take the train from Narkatiaganj Jn to Chittaranjan
  4. Take the BUS from Chittaranjan to Haldia
  5. Take a taxi from Haldia to Bakkhali

Drive  •  14h 36m

  1. Drive from Kathmandu to Bakkhali 975.6 km

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The most affordable way to get from Kathmandu to Bakkhali is to drive and train and taxi, which costs $45 - $80 and takes 20h 19m.

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The quickest way to get from Kathmandu to Bakkhali is to fly and taxi which costs $170 - $1,300 and takes 7h 48m.

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The distance between Kathmandu and Bakkhali is 744 km. The road distance is 975.6 km.

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It takes approximately 7h 48m to get from Kathmandu to Bakkhali, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Kathmandu Airport to Kolkata Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 10m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kathmandu to Bakkhali is 976 km. It takes approximately 14h 36m to drive from Kathmandu to Bakkhali.

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Buddha Air Ltd, Vistara, Air India Limited and two other airlines offer flights from Kathmandu Airport to Kolkata Airport.

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There are three+ hotels available in Bakkhali. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.

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The best way to get from Kathmandu to Kathmandu Airport is to drive which takes 6 min and costs $1.

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Map of how to get from Kathmandu to Bakkhali.
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  • Distance: 744.4 km
  • Duration: 7h 48m

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

There is no direct connection from Kathmandu to Bakkhali. However, you can take the drive to Kathmandu airport, fly to Kolkata, take the walk to Airport, take the line 154 bus to Shyambazar, take the walk to Shyam Bazar, take the Metro to Kavi Nazrul, take the walk to Garia, take the line 113 bus to Harinavi, then take the taxi to Bakkhali. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Kathmandu airport, fly to Jessore, then take the drive to Bakkhali.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Kathmandu to Kolkata via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹9,500 - ₹29,000
Flights from Kathmandu to Kolkata via Delhi, Gaya
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹9,500 - ₹29,000
Flights from Kathmandu to Kolkata via Delhi, Gorakhpur
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹9,500 - ₹29,000
Flights from Kathmandu to Kolkata via Delhi, Bagdogra
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹10,000 - ₹32,000
Flights from Kathmandu to Kolkata via Delhi, Gauhati
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹12,000 - ₹37,000
Flights from Kathmandu to Kolkata via Delhi, Agartala
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹11,000 - ₹35,000
Flights from Kathmandu to Kolkata via Delhi, Patna
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
₹9,500 - ₹29,000
Flights from Kathmandu to Kolkata via Delhi, Jaipur
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹10,000 - ₹32,000
Flights from Kathmandu to Kolkata via Varanasi
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
₹5,500 - ₹15,000
Flights from Darbhanga to Kolkata
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,700 - ₹7,500
Biman Bangladesh Airlines
Website
biman-airlines.com
Flights from Kathmandu to Kolkata via Dhaka
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹20,000 - ₹42,000
Flights from Kathmandu to Jessore via Dhaka
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹19,000 - ₹38,000
Vistara
Website
airvistara.com
Flights from Kathmandu to Kolkata via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹10,000 - ₹18,000
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Kathmandu to Kolkata via Delhi
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹18,000 - ₹48,000
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Darbhanga to Kolkata
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,700 - ₹15,000
Train operators
Indian Railways

India’s national rail operator runs passenger and freight trains on both long-distance and suburban routes across the country, from slower multi-stop to faster and more comfortable services. It’s a practical and affordable way to explore the country. Advance ticket bookings usually open 120 days before the date of the journey for Indian nationals; 365 days for international travellers. You’ll be allocated a seat or berth when you book and choose your class of travel.

Contact Details
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Ghorasahan to Howrah Jn
Ave. Duration
14h 46m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
₹330 - ₹1,600
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹330 - ₹420
Third AC (3A)
₹900 - ₹1,200
Second AC (2A)
₹1,200 - ₹1,600
Train from Narkatiaganj Jn to Kolkata
Ave. Duration
15h 7m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
₹350 - ₹1,700
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹350 - ₹450
Third AC (3A)
₹950 - ₹1,200
Second AC (2A)
₹1,300 - ₹1,700
Train from Narkatiaganj Jn to Chittaranjan
Ave. Duration
9h 58m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
₹260 - ₹1,300
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹260 - ₹340
Third AC (3A)
₹750 - ₹950
Second AC (2A)
₹1,000 - ₹1,300
Bus operators
Bus Nepal
Website
busnepal.com
Bus from Kathmandu to Chitwan Sauraha
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₹370 - ₹470
Schedules at
busnepal.com
SBSTC
Phone
+91 76999 93930
Email
sbstctraffic@gmail.com
Website
sbstconline.com
Bus from Chittaranjan to Haldia
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹230 - ₹320
Schedules at
online.sbstcbooking.co.in
Other operators
Taxi from Harinavi to Bakkhali
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Estimated price
₹2,000 - ₹2,400
Taxi and cab service kolkata
Phone
+91 98 31 03 93 96
Website
taxi-and-cab-service-kolkata.business.site
Kolkata Cabs
Phone
+91 98 31 49 29 56
Dynamic Travels
Phone
+91 98 31 36 90 91
Website
dynamictravelskolkata.com
Bharat Taxi
Phone
+91 96 96 00 09 99
Website
bharattaxi.com

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