How to get from Kolkata to Nepal

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Recommended option

Fly to Kathmandu  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Kathmandu (KTM) CCU - KTM

$121 - $401

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  26 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Sealdah to Chiria More 11
  2. Take the train from Naihati Junction (NH) to Sagauli Junction (SGL)
  3. Take the bus from Birgunj to Kathmandu

$23 - $36

3 alternative options

Fly to Bagdogra, drive  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Bagdogra (IXB) CCU - IXB
  2. Drive from Bagdogra to Kerabari

$44 - $181

Train, drive  •  19 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Howrah Junction (HWH) to Raxual Junction (RXL) Mithila Exp / ...
  2. Drive from Raxual Junction (RXL) to Kathmandu

$25 - $40

Drive  •  12 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Kolkata to Kathmandu 544 miles

$85 - $130

What companies run services between Kolkata, India and Nepal?

Air India Limited and Druk Air fly from Kolkata to Kathmandu 6 times a week.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Kolkata to Bagdogra
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Kolkata to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Kolkata to Bagdogra
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Kolkata to Bagdogra
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $350
Druk Air
Website
drukair.com.bt
Flights from Kolkata to Kathmandu via Paro
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $440
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kolkata to Bagdogra
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $420
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Kolkata to Bagdogra
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Howrah Junction (HWH) to Raxual Junction (RXL)
Ave. Duration
16 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Naihati Junction (NH) to Sagauli Junction (SGL)
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
CSTC
Website
transport.wb.gov.in
Bus from Sealdah to Chiria More
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
calcuttayellowpages.com
bus
Bus from Birgunj to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Kolkata and Nepal is 751 km. The road distance is 870 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kolkata to Nepal is to bus and train which costs ₹1,500 - ₹2,500 and takes 26 h 4 min.

The quickest way to get from Kolkata to Nepal is to fly which takes 4 h 1 min and costs ₹8,000 - ₹28,000.

It takes approximately 4 h 1 min to get from Kolkata to Nepal, including transfers.