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

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Map of how to get from Kathmandu to Chennai.
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  • Distance: 1067 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 33 min

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

Jet Airways, IndiGo Airlines and eight other airlines fly from Kathmandu to Chennai hourly.

Airlines
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Kathmandu to Madras via Delhi
Avg. Duration
6 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Kathmandu to Madras via Mumbai
Avg. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Kathmandu to Madras via Mumbai, Bengaluru
Avg. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Kathmandu to Madras via Delhi, Bengaluru
Avg. Duration
8 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Kathmandu to Madras via Delhi, Pune
Avg. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Kathmandu to Madras via Delhi
Avg. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $350
Flights from Kathmandu to Madras via Delhi, Indore
Avg. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $350
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Kathmandu to Madras via Delhi
Avg. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $330
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Raxual Junction (RXL) to Bakhtiyarpur Junction (BKP)
Avg. Duration
6 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$6 - $18
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Bakhtiyarpur Junction (BKP) to Chennai Central (MAS)
Avg. Duration
36 h 51 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Raxual Junction (RXL) to Chhapra (CPR)
Avg. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $17
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Chhapra (CPR) to Chennai Central (MAS)
Avg. Duration
41 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Kathmandu to Birgunj
Avg. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Motihari to Ranchi
Avg. Duration
15 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Ranchi to Bhubaneswar
Avg. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Bhubaneswar to Visakhapatnam
Avg. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Visakhapatnam to Chennai
Avg. Duration
15 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Book at
redbus.in

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Kathmandu to Chennai?

The distance between Kathmandu and Chennai is 1707 km. The road distance is 2212 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Kathmandu to Chennai?

The cheapest way to get from Kathmandu to Chennai is to bus and drive which costs $60 and takes 2 days 16 h.

What is the fastest way to get from Kathmandu to Chennai?

The quickest way to get from Kathmandu to Chennai is to fly which takes 5 h 33 min and costs $140.

How long does it take to get from Kathmandu to Chennai?

It takes approximately 5 h 33 min to get from Kathmandu to Chennai, including transfers.