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There are 3 ways to get from Kathmandu to Birgunj by plane, bus or car

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Fly  •  40 min

  1. Fly from Kathmandu (KTM) to Simara (SIF) KTM - SIF

$102 - $314

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Bus  •  10 h

  1. Take the bus from Kathmandu to Birgunj

$10

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Kathmandu to Birgunj 85.9 miles

$11 - $17

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The cheapest way to get from Kathmandu to Birgunj is to bus which costs $10 and takes 10 h.

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The quickest way to get from Kathmandu to Birgunj is to fly which costs $100 - $320 and takes 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kathmandu and arriving at Birgunj. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 10 h.

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The distance between Kathmandu and Birgunj is 88 km. The road distance is 137.5 km.

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The best way to get from Kathmandu to Birgunj without a car is to bus which takes 10 h and costs $10.

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It takes approximately 40 min to get from Kathmandu to Birgunj, including transfers.

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Kathmandu to Birgunj bus services, operated by , depart from Kathmandu station.

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The best way to get from Kathmandu to Birgunj is to fly which takes 40 min and costs $100 - $320. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $10 and takes 10 h.

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The quickest flight from Kathmandu Airport to Simara Airport is the direct flight which takes 15 min.

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Kathmandu to Birgunj bus services, operated by , arrive at Birgunj station.

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Map of how to get from Kathmandu to Birgunj.
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  • Distance: 55.3 miles
  • Duration: 40 min

What companies run services between Kathmandu, Nepal and Birgunj, Nepal?

Buddha Air Ltd flies from Kathmandu to Birgunj every 4 hours. Alternatively, operates a bus from Kathmandu to Birgunj twice daily. Tickets cost $10 and the journey takes 10 h.

Airlines
Buddha Air Ltd
Website
buddhaair.com
Flights from Kathmandu to Simara
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Kathmandu to Birgunj
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10

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Yes, the driving distance between Kathmandu to Birgunj is 138 km. It takes approximately 2 h 19 min to drive from Kathmandu to Birgunj.

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Buddha Air Ltd offers flights from Kathmandu Airport to Simara Airport.

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There are five+ hotels available in Birgunj. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Kathmandu to Kathmandu Airport is to drive which takes 7 min and costs $1.

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