Directions from Kathmandu to Sikkim

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Recommended option

Fly to Bhadrapur, drive  •  2 h 36 min

  1. KTM - BDP

$141 - $366

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  31 h 15 min

$32 - $47

4 alternative options

Fly to Biratnagar, drive  •  4 h

  1. KTM - BIR

$149 - $319

Fly to Tumlingtar, drive  •  6 h 11 min

  1. KTM - TMI

$150 - $306

Drive, train, taxi  •  18 h 50 min

$52 - $73

Drive  •  9 h 4 min

  1. 386.8 miles

$50 - $80

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

There is no direct connection from Kathmandu to Jorethang. However, you can take the drive to Kathmandu airport, fly to Bhadrapur, then take the drive to Jorethang. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Kathmandu airport, fly to Biratnagar, then take the drive to Soreng.

Airlines
Buddha Air Ltd
Website
buddhaair.com
Flights from Kathmandu to Bhadrapur
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Kathmandu to Biratnagar
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Kathmandu to Tumlingtar
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $410
Yeti Airlines
Website
yetiairlines.com
Flights from Kathmandu to Bhadrapur
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $270
Flights from Kathmandu to Biratnagar
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $260
Shree Airlines
Website
shreeairlines.com
Flights from Kathmandu to Bhadrapur
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $270
Flights from Kathmandu to Biratnagar
Ave. Duration
25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $260
Train operators
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Kathmandu to Birgunj
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10
Other operators
Taxi from New Jalpaiguri (NJP) to Gangtok
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Estimated price
$29 - $35
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Kathmandu and Sikkim is 313 km. The road distance is 619 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kathmandu to Sikkim is to bus and train which costs $30 - $50 and takes 31 h 15 min.

The quickest way to get from Kathmandu to Sikkim is to fly and drive which takes 2 h 36 min and costs $140 - $370.

It takes approximately 2 h 36 min to get from Kathmandu to Sikkim, including transfers.