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There are 6 ways to get from Kathmandu to Lucknow by plane, car, bus or train

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Fly to Lucknow  •  4h 44m

  1. Fly from Kathmandu (KTM) to Lucknow (LKO) KTM - LKO

$102 - $452

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Bus, drive  •  14h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Gongabu Bus Park to Krishnanagar
  2. Drive from Krishnanagar to Basti
  3. Take the bus from Basti to Kaisarbagh

$17 - $23

4 alternative options

Fly to Nepalganj, drive  •  3h 39m

  1. Fly from Kathmandu (KTM) to Nepalganj (KEP) KTM - KEP
  2. Drive from Nepalganj to Lucknow

$187 - $576

Bus, drive, train  •  14h 57m

  1. Take the bus from Kathmandu to Chitwan Sauraha
  2. Drive from Chitwan Sauraha to Narkatiaganj Junction (NKE)
  3. Take the train from Narkatiaganj Junction (NKE) to Lucknow (LKO)

$26 - $45

Drive, train  •  21h 4m

  1. Drive from Kathmandu to Raxaul Junction (RXL)
  2. Take the train from Raxaul Junction (RXL) to Lucknow (LKO) Sadbhavana Exp / ...

$25 - $39

Drive  •  8h 57m

  1. Drive from Kathmandu to Lucknow 363.6 miles

$45 - $75

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kathmandu to Lucknow is to bus and drive which costs $17 - $23 and takes 14h 4m.

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The quickest way to get from Kathmandu to Lucknow is to fly and drive which costs $180 - $600 and takes 3h 39m.

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The distance between Kathmandu and Lucknow is 445 km. The road distance is 581.8 km.

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It takes approximately 4h 44m to get from Kathmandu to Lucknow, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Kathmandu Airport to Lucknow Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 20m and has one stopover.

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Lucknow is 15m behind Kathmandu. It is currently 11:21 AM in Kathmandu and 11:06 AM in Lucknow.

Yes, the driving distance between Kathmandu to Lucknow is 582 km. It takes approximately 8h 57m to drive from Kathmandu to Lucknow.

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Jet Lite, Nepal Airlines, Air India Limited and two other airlines offer flights from Kathmandu Airport to Lucknow Airport.

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There are 274+ hotels available in Lucknow. Prices start at $15 USD per night.

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

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Map of how to get from Kathmandu to Lucknow.
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  • Distance: 278.2 miles
  • Duration: 4h 44m

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

Air India Limited, Jet Airways and six other airlines fly from Kathmandu to Lucknow hourly.

Airlines
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Kathmandu to Lucknow via Delhi
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Kathmandu to Lucknow via Delhi, Rae Bareli
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Kathmandu to Lucknow via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $950
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Kathmandu to Lucknow via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $300
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Kathmandu to Lucknow via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Nova Airline
Website
novaairways.com
Flights from Kathmandu to Nepalganj
Ave. Duration
40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $280
Train operators
Bus operators
Bus Nepal
Website
busnepal.com
Bus from Kathmandu to Chitwan Sauraha
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
busnepal.com
Holiday Adventure Tours & Travels (P) Ltd.
Phone
977-01-4700559
Email
info@holidayadventurenepal.com
Website
holidayadventurenepal.com
Bus from Gongabu Bus Park to Krishnanagar
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
holidayadventurenepal.com
UPSRTC
Bus from Basti to Kaisarbagh
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in

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