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

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

Drive, train  •  10 h 9 min

  1. Rxl Sc Spl

$18 - $34

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  18 h 49 min

  1. Rxl Sc Spl

$17 - $28

2 alternative options

Drive  •  5 h 20 min

  1. 211.4 miles

$28 - $45

Fly, train  •  9 h 30 min

  1. KTM - SIF

$109 - $332

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

There is no direct connection from Kathmandu to Patna. However, you can take the drive to Raxual Junction (RXL) then take the train to Patna Junction (PNBE). Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Kathmandu to Patna via Birgunj and Raxual Junction (RXL) in around 18 h 49 min.

Buddha Air Ltd
Flights from Kathmandu to Simara
Ave. Duration
15 min
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Train operators
Bus operators
Bus from Kathmandu to Birgunj
Ave. Duration
10 h
Twice daily
Estimated price

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Kathmandu and Patna is 235 km. The road distance is 338 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kathmandu to Patna is to bus and train which costs $17 - $28 and takes 18 h 49 min.

The quickest way to get from Kathmandu to Patna is to drive which takes 5 h 20 min and costs $28 - $45.

It takes approximately 10 h 9 min to get from Kathmandu to Patna, including transfers.