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

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Fly to Delhi, train  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Kathmandu (KTM) to Delhi (DEL) KTM - DEL
  2. Take the train from New Delhi (NDLS) to Agra Cantt (AGC)

$77 - $240

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Bus, drive  •  21 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Gongabu Bus Park to Krishnanagar
  2. Drive from Krishnanagar to Basti
  3. Take the bus from Basti to Faizabad
  4. Take the bus from Faizabad to Charbagh
  5. Take the bus from Lucknow Charbagh Station to Agra

$26 - $42

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Fly to Jaipur, train  •  8 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Kathmandu (KTM) to Jaipur (JAI) KTM - JAI
  2. Take the train from Getor Jagatpura (GTJT) to Idgah Agra Junction (IDH)

$88 - $301

Bus, drive, train  •  24 h 42 min

  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 Agra Fort (AF)

$33 - $52

Bus, train  •  39 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Kathmandu to Birgunj
  2. Take the train from Raxaul Junction (RXL) to Lucknow (LKO)
  3. Take the bus from Lucknow to Agra

$34 - $51

Drive  •  12 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Kathmandu to Taj Mahal 563.9 miles

$90 - $140

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kathmandu to Taj Mahal is to bus and drive which costs $26 - $45 and takes 21 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kathmandu to Taj Mahal is to fly and train which costs $75 - $240 and takes 5 h 10 min.

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The distance between Kathmandu and Taj Mahal is 721 km. The road distance is 902.3 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 10 min to get from Kathmandu to Taj Mahal, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Kathmandu Airport to Delhi Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Taj Mahal is 15 min behind Kathmandu. It is currently 10:34 AM in Kathmandu and 10:19 AM in Taj Mahal.

Yes, the driving distance between Kathmandu to Taj Mahal is 902 km. It takes approximately 12 h 36 min to drive from Kathmandu to Taj Mahal.

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Druk Air, IndiGo Airlines, Bhutan Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Kathmandu Airport to Delhi Airport.

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There are 269+ hotels available in Taj Mahal. Prices start at $12 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 Taj Mahal.
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  • Distance: 450.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 10 min

What companies run services between Kathmandu, Nepal and Taj Mahal, India?

There is no direct connection from Kathmandu to Taj Mahal. However, you can take the drive to Kathmandu airport, fly to Delhi, take the walk to Indira Gandhi International Airport, take the Metro to New Delhi, take the walk to New Delhi (NDLS), take the train to Agra Cantt (AGC), then take the taxi to Taj Mahal. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Kathmandu airport, fly to Jaipur, take the taxi to Getor Jagatpura (GTJT), take the train to Idgah Agra Junction (IDH), then take the taxi to Taj Mahal.

Airlines
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Kathmandu to Delhi
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $350
Flights from Kathmandu to Jaipur via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Kathmandu to Delhi
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Flights from Kathmandu to Jaipur via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Kathmandu to Delhi
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $350
Flights from Kathmandu to Jaipur via Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Nepal Airlines
Website
nepalairlines.com.np
Flights from Kathmandu to Delhi
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $320
Druk Air
Website
drukair.com.bt
Flights from Kathmandu to Delhi
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Bhutan Airlines
Website
bhutanairlines.bt
Flights from Kathmandu to Delhi
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $550
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Kathmandu to Jaipur via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from New Delhi (NDLS) to Agra Cantt (AGC)
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Getor Jagatpura (GTJT) to Idgah Agra Junction (IDH)
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Narkatiaganj Junction (NKE) to Agra Fort (AF)
Ave. Duration
18 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Raxaul Junction (RXL) to Lucknow (LKO)
Ave. Duration
18 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $22
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 Krishnanagar
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
holidayadventurenepal.com
UPSRTC
Bus from Basti to Faizabad
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Bus from Faizabad to Charbagh
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Bus from Lucknow Charbagh Station to Agra
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Bus from Lucknow to Agra
Ave. Duration
9 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Bus Nepal
Website
busnepal.com
Bus from Kathmandu to Chitwan Sauraha
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
busnepal.com
bus
Bus from Kathmandu to Birgunj
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10

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