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

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Fly  •  5h 40m

  1. Fly from Kathmandu (KTM) to Bengaluru (BLR) KTM - BLR

₹10,532 - ₹21,346

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Bus, train  •  2 days 7h

  1. Take the bus from Gongabu Bus Park to Krishnanagar
  2. Take the train from Barhni to Gonda Jn
  3. Take the train from Gonda Jn to Yasvantpur Jn

₹1,802 - ₹1,982

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Drive, train  •  2 days 2h

  1. Drive from Kathmandu to Raxaul Jn
  2. Take the train from Raxaul Jn to Asansol Jn
  3. Take the train from Asansol Jn to Yasvantpur Jn

₹1,901 - ₹2,387

Bus, drive, taxi  •  2 days 5h

  1. Take the bus from Gongabu Bus Park to Kawasoti
  2. Drive from Kawasoti to Padrauna
  3. Take the bus from Padrauna to Kanpur
  4. Take a taxi from Kanpur to Sumerpur
  5. Take the bus from Sumerpur to Pune
  6. Take the bus from Pune to Bangalore

₹3,775 - ₹5,335

Drive  •  31h 48m

  1. Drive from Kathmandu to Bengaluru 2244.9 km

₹16,000 - ₹24,000

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Bengaluru is 1800118797.

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Last updated: 3 May 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Kathmandu to Bengaluru is to bus and train which costs $24 - $28 and takes 2 days 7h.

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The quickest way to get from Kathmandu to Bengaluru is to fly which costs $140 - $300 and takes 5h 40m.

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The distance between Kathmandu and Bengaluru is 1824 km. The road distance is 2244.9 km.

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The best way to get from Kathmandu to Bengaluru without a car is to bus and train which takes 2 days 7h and costs $24 - $28.

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It takes approximately 5h 40m to get from Kathmandu to Bengaluru, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Kathmandu Airport to Bengaluru Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 35m and has one stopover.

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Bengaluru is 15 min behind Kathmandu. It is currently 11:10 AM in Kathmandu and 10:55 AM in Bengaluru.

Yes, the driving distance between Kathmandu to Bengaluru is 2245 km. It takes approximately 31h 48m to drive from Kathmandu to Bengaluru.

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Vistara, IndiGo Airlines and Air India Limited offer flights from Kathmandu Airport to Bengaluru Airport.

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There are 2157+ hotels available in Bengaluru. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.

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  • Distance: 1823.9 km
  • Duration: 5h 40m

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

IndiGo Airlines, Vistara and Air India Limited fly from Kathmandu to Bengaluru every 2 hours.

Airlines
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Kathmandu to Bengaluru via Delhi
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹9,500 - ₹22,000
Flights from Kathmandu to Bengaluru via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹9,500 - ₹22,000
Flights from Kathmandu to Bengaluru via Delhi, Lucknow
Ave. Duration
10h
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹9,500 - ₹22,000
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Kathmandu to Bengaluru via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹8,500 - ₹19,000
Flights from Kathmandu to Bengaluru via Delhi, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹8,500 - ₹19,000
Flights from Kathmandu to Bengaluru via Delhi, Pune
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
₹9,000 - ₹20,000
Vistara
Website
airvistara.com
Flights from Kathmandu to Bengaluru via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹10,000 - ₹22,000
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 Raxaul Jn to Asansol Jn
Ave. Duration
13h 26m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₹240 - ₹270
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Train from Asansol Jn to Yasvantpur Jn
Ave. Duration
33h 25m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
₹850 - ₹950
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Train from Barhni to Gonda Jn
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₹105 - ₹115
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Train from Gonda Jn to Yasvantpur Jn
Ave. Duration
43h 40m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
₹950 - ₹1,050
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Bus operators
Holiday Adventure Tours & Travels (P) Ltd.
Phone
977-01-4700559
Email
info@holidayadventurenepal.com
Website
holidayadventurenepal.com
Bus from Gongabu Bus Park to Kawasoti
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
₹386
Schedules at
holidayadventurenepal.com
Bus from Gongabu Bus Park to Krishnanagar
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹437
Schedules at
holidayadventurenepal.com
UPSRTC
Bus from Padrauna to Kanpur
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹390 - ₹800
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Sumerpur to Pune
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹650 - ₹900
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Redbus
Bus from Pune to Bangalore
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₹600 - ₹850
Book at
Redbus
Other operators
Taxi from Kanpur to Sumerpur
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Estimated price
₹900 - ₹1,100
Orian Cabs
Phone
+91 96 96 12 11 11
Happy Journey Tour And Travels
Phone
+91 99 36 43 48 48
Website
kanpurtaxiservice.in
Golden Taxi
Phone
+91 79 91 38 66 06
Website
goldentaxi.in

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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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