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

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Fly  •  55 min

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

$172 - $553

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Bus, drive, train  •  13 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Gongabu Bus Park to Lumbini
  2. Drive from Lumbini to Anand Nagar (ANDN)
  3. Take the train from Anand Nagar (ANDN) to Tulsipur (TLR)
  4. Drive from Tulsipur (TLR) to Nepalgunj

$22 - $43

2 alternative options

Drive, train  •  17 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Kathmandu to Raxaul Junction (RXL)
  2. Take the train from Raxaul Junction (RXL) to Biswan (BVN)
  3. Drive from Biswan (BVN) to Nepalgunj

$36 - $59

Drive  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Kathmandu to Nepalgunj 316 miles

$40 - $65

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kathmandu to Nepalgunj is to bus and drive and train which costs $22 - $45 and takes 13 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kathmandu to Nepalgunj is to fly which costs $170 - $600 and takes 55 min.

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The distance between Kathmandu and Nepalgunj is 366 km. The road distance is 505.6 km.

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It takes approximately 55 min to get from Kathmandu to Nepalgunj, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Kathmandu Airport to Nepalganj Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kathmandu to Nepalgunj is 506 km. It takes approximately 7 h 46 min to drive from Kathmandu to Nepalgunj.

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Shree Airlines, Yeti Airlines and Buddha Air Ltd offer flights from Kathmandu Airport to Nepalganj Airport.

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There are seven+ hotels available in Nepalgunj. 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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Map of how to get from Kathmandu to Nepalgunj.
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  • Distance: 228.8 miles
  • Duration: 55 min

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

Shree Airlines, Buddha Air Ltd and Yeti Airlines fly from Kathmandu to Nepalgunj every 4 hours.

Airlines
Buddha Air Ltd
Website
buddhaair.com
Flights from Kathmandu to Nepalganj
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Shree Airlines
Website
shreeairlines.com
Flights from Kathmandu to Nepalganj
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $280
Yeti Airlines
Website
yetiairlines.com
Flights from Kathmandu to Nepalganj
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $280
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Anand Nagar (ANDN) to Tulsipur (TLR)
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Raxaul Junction (RXL) to Biswan (BVN)
Ave. Duration
12 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
Holiday Adventure Tours & Travels (P) Ltd.
Phone
977-01-4700559
Email
info@holidayadventurenepal.com
Website
holidayadventurenepal.com
Bus from Gongabu Bus Park to Lumbini
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
holidayadventurenepal.com

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