There are 4 ways to get from Kathmandu to Janakpur by plane, bus, car or train

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  •  32 min

  1. Fly from Kathmandu (KTM) to Janakpur (JKR) KTM - JKR

$76 - $161

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Kathmandu to Janakpur

$6 - $8

2 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Kathmandu to Janakpur 146.1 miles

$19 - $29

Drive, train  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Kathmandu to Bijalpura, Nepal
  2. Take the train from Bijalpura, Nepal to Janakpur

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kathmandu to Janakpur is to bus which costs $6 - $8 and takes 11 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kathmandu to Janakpur is to fly which takes 32 min and costs $75 - $170.

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The distance between Kathmandu and Janakpur is 124 km. The road distance is 234 km.

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It takes approximately 32 min to get from Kathmandu to Janakpur, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kathmandu and arriving at Janakpur. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 h 36 min.

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

Yeti Airlines and Buddha Air Ltd fly from Kathmandu to Janakpur twice daily. Alternatively, Bus Nepal operates a bus from Kathmandu to Janakpur twice daily. Tickets cost $6 - $8 and the journey takes 11 h 36 min.

Airlines
Yeti Airlines
Website
yetiairlines.com
Flights from Kathmandu to Janakpur
Ave. Duration
25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $240
Buddha Air Ltd
Website
buddhaair.com
Flights from Kathmandu to Janakpur
Ave. Duration
25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $240
Train operators
train
Train from Bijalpura, Nepal to Janakpur
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Bus operators
Bus Nepal
Website
busnepal.com
Bus from Kathmandu to Janakpur
Ave. Duration
11 h 36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
busnepal.com

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