There are 3 ways to get from Kathmandu to Pokhara by plane, bus or car

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Fly  •  41 min

  1. Fly from Kathmandu (KTM) to Pokhara (PKR) KTM - PKR

$92 - $233

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Kathmandu to Pokhara Kathmandu

$7 - $12

1 alternative option

Drive  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara 132.2 miles

$17 - $26

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The cheapest way to get from Kathmandu to Pokhara is to bus which costs $7 - $13 and takes 5 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kathmandu to Pokhara is to fly which costs $90 - $240 and takes 41 min.

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The distance between Kathmandu and Pokhara is 147 km. The road distance is 211.5 km.

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It takes approximately 41 min to get from Kathmandu to Pokhara, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Kathmandu to Pokhara is to fly which takes 41 min and costs $90 - $240. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $7 - $13 and takes 5 h 9 min.

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The quickest flight from Kathmandu Airport to Pokhara Airport is the direct flight which takes 25 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kathmandu to Pokhara is 212 km. It takes approximately 3 h 28 min to drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara.

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Simrik Airlines, Yeti Airlines and Buddha Air Ltd offer flights from Kathmandu Airport to Pokhara Airport.

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There are 368+ hotels available in Pokhara. Prices start at $10 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 Pokhara.
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  • Distance: 91.8 miles
  • Duration: 41 min

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

Yeti Airlines, Buddha Air Ltd and Simrik Airlines fly from Kathmandu to Pokhara hourly. Alternatively, Hamrobus operates a bus from Kathmandu to Pokhara every 3 hours. Tickets cost $6 - $11 and the journey takes 5 h. Greenline Tours Pvt. Ltd also services this route twice daily.

Airlines
Buddha Air Ltd
Website
buddhaair.com
Flights from Kathmandu to Pokhara
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Yeti Airlines
Website
yetiairlines.com
Flights from Kathmandu to Pokhara
Ave. Duration
25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $240
Simrik Airlines
Website
simrikairlines.com
Flights from Kathmandu to Pokhara
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $240
Bus operators
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
Greenline Tours Pvt. Ltd
Phone
(01) 4253885
Website
greenline.com.np
Bus from Kathmandu to Pokhara
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
greenline.com.np

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