There are 7 ways to get from Katihar to Kathmandu by train, car, 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

Train, drive  •  12 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Katihar Junction (KIR) to Raxual Junction (RXL) Kyq Svdk Exp
  2. Drive from Raxual Junction (RXL) to Kathmandu

$20 - $36

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  21 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Katihar Junction (KIR) to Raxual Junction (RXL) Kyq Svdk Exp
  2. Take the bus from Birgunj to Kathmandu

$19 - $29

5 alternative options

Drive  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Katihar to Kathmandu 304.9 miles

$40 - $60

Train to Biratnagar, fly to Kathmandu  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Katihar Junction (KIR) to Jogbani (JBN)
  2. Fly from Biratnagar (BIR) to Kathmandu (KTM) BIR - KTM

$136 - $310

Train to Bhadrapur, fly to Kathmandu  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Katihar Junction (KIR) to New Jalpaiguri (NJP)
  2. Fly from Bhadrapur (BDP) to Kathmandu (KTM) BDP - KTM

$138 - $373

Train to Biratnagar, fly to Simara, drive  •  8 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Katihar Junction (KIR) to Jogbani (JBN)
  2. Fly from Biratnagar (BIR) to Simara (SIF) BIR - SIF
  3. Drive from Simara to Kathmandu

$41 - $254

Drive to Tumlingtar, fly to Kathmandu  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Katihar to Tumlingtar
  2. Fly from Tumlingtar (TMI) to Kathmandu (KTM) TMI - KTM

$146 - $297

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Katihar to Kathmandu is to train and bus which costs ₹1,200 - ₹2,000 and takes 21 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Katihar to Kathmandu is to train and fly which takes 4 h 22 min and costs ₹9,000 - ₹21,000.

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The distance between Katihar and Kathmandu is 328 km. The road distance is 488 km.

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It takes approximately 12 h 29 min to get from Katihar to Kathmandu, including transfers.

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

There is no direct connection from Katihar to Kathmandu. However, you can take the train to Raxual Junction (RXL) then take the drive to Kathmandu. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Katihar to Kathmandu via Raxual Junction (RXL) and Birgunj in around 21 h 9 min.

Airlines
Buddha Air Ltd
Website
buddhaair.com
Flights from Biratnagar to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Bhadrapur to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Biratnagar to Simara via Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $310
Flights from Tumlingtar to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $330
Yeti Airlines
Website
yetiairlines.com
Flights from Biratnagar to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $210
Flights from Bhadrapur to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $220
Shree Airlines
Website
shreeairlines.com
Flights from Bhadrapur to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $220
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Katihar Junction (KIR) to Raxual Junction (RXL)
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$7 - $19
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Katihar Junction (KIR) to Jogbani (JBN)
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Katihar Junction (KIR) to New Jalpaiguri (NJP)
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Birgunj to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10

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