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

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

Fly to Kulu  •  16 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Kathmandu (KTM) to Kulu (KUU) KTM - KUU

$1,012 - $1,315

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  39 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Kathmandu to Birgunj
  2. Take the train from Raxaul Junction (RXL) to Saharanpur (SRE)
  3. Take the bus from Sahāranpur to Kangra

$37 - $47

5 alternative options

Fly to Chandigarh  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Kathmandu (KTM) to Chandigarh (IXC) KTM - IXC

$134 - $338

Fly to Dehra Dun, taxi  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Kathmandu (KTM) to Dehra Dun (DED) KTM - DED
  2. Take a taxi from Dehra Dun to Nāhan

$154 - $319

Drive, train, taxi  •  30 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Kathmandu to Raxaul Junction (RXL)
  2. Take the train from Raxaul Junction (RXL) to Jalandhar City (JUC)
  3. Take the train from Jalandhar City (JUC) to Mukerian (MEX)
  4. Take a taxi from Mukerian (MEX) to Barwāla

$64 - $100

Bus  •  2 days 1 h

  1. Take the bus from Kathmandu to Pokhara
  2. Take the bus from Pokhara to New Delhi
  3. Take the bus from Delhi to Dharamshala

$45 - $56

Drive  •  22 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Kathmandu to Barwāla 994.8 miles

$160 - $240

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kathmandu to Himachal Pradesh is to bus and train which costs $35 - $50 and takes 39 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kathmandu to Himachal Pradesh is to fly which costs $130 - $340 and takes 5 h 7 min.

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The distance between Kathmandu and Himachal Pradesh is 915 km. The road distance is 1591.7 km.

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It takes approximately 16 h 3 min to get from Kathmandu to Himachal Pradesh, including transfers.

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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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Himachal Pradesh is 15 min behind Kathmandu. It is currently 9:48 AM in Kathmandu and 9:33 AM in Himachal Pradesh.

Map of how to get from Kathmandu to Himachal Pradesh.
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  • Distance: 571.6 miles
  • Duration: 16 h 3 min

What companies run services between Kathmandu, Nepal and Himachal Pradesh, India?

Air India Limited, Helitrans and three other airlines fly from Kathmandu to Mandi every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kathmandu to Barwāla via Pokhara, New Delhi, Kashmiri Gate, Delhi, and Dharamshala in around 2 days 1 h.

Airlines
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Kathmandu to Kulu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
15 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Flights from Kathmandu to Kulu via Kolkata, Delhi
Ave. Duration
15 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,700
Flights from Kathmandu to Kulu via Mumbai, Delhi
Ave. Duration
16 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Flights from Kathmandu to Chandigarh via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $250
Flights from Kathmandu to Dehra Dun via Delhi
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Kathmandu to Chandigarh via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $410
Flights from Kathmandu to Dehra Dun via Delhi
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $380
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Kathmandu to Dehra Dun via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $390
Helitrans
Website
helitrans.no
Flights from Kathmandu to Kulu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
14 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
Flights from Kathmandu to Kulu via Mumbai, Delhi
Ave. Duration
16 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Kathmandu to Dehra Dun via Delhi
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Raxaul Junction (RXL) to Jalandhar City (JUC)
Ave. Duration
23 h 25 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Jalandhar City (JUC) to Mukerian (MEX)
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $13
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Raxaul Junction (RXL) to Saharanpur (SRE)
Ave. Duration
18 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Kathmandu to Birgunj
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10
HRTC
Website
hrtchp.com
Bus from Sahāranpur to Kangra
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
online.hrtchp.com
Hamrobus
Website
hamrobus.com
Bus from Kathmandu to Pokhara
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
hamrobus.com
bus
Bus from Pokhara to New Delhi
Ave. Duration
30 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24
Other operators
Taxi from Dehra Dun to Nāhan
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Estimated price
$23 - $28
GTS Cabs
Phone
+91 8191008191
Website
gtscab.com
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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