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There are 9 ways to get from Kolkata to Pokhara by plane, bus, car or train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to Kathmandu, bus  •  12 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Kathmandu (KTM) CCU - KTM
  2. Take the bus from Kathmandu to Pokhara

$147 - $428

Cheapest option

Train, drive  •  22 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Kolkata (KOAA) to Kaptanganj Junction (CPJ)
  2. Drive from Kaptanganj Junction (CPJ) to Bhairahawa Airport
  3. Drive from Butwal to Pokhara

$37 - $57

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Fly to Pokhara  •  8 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Pokhara (PKR) CCU - PKR

$141 - $482

Fly to Bhairawa, drive  •  8 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Bhairawa (BWA) CCU - BWA
  2. Drive from Bhairawa to Pokhara

$237 - $465

Fly to Bharatpur, drive  •  9 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Bharatpur (BHR) CCU - BHR
  2. Drive from Bharatpur to Pokhara

$122 - $518

Train, drive, bus  •  21 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Kolkata (KOAA) to Narkatiaganj Junction (NKE)
  2. Drive from Narkatiaganj Junction (NKE) to Kurintar
  3. Take the bus from Kurintar to Pokhara

$50 - $68

Bus, train, drive  •  26 h

  1. Take the bus from Kolkatta to Burdwan
  2. Take the train from Barddhaman (BWN) to Narkatiaganj Junction (NKE)
  3. Drive from Narkatiaganj Junction (NKE) to Chitwan Sauraha
  4. Take the bus from Chitwan Sauraha to Pokhara

$43 - $61

Train, bus  •  36 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Howrah Junction (HWH) to Raxaul Junction (RXL)
  2. Take the bus from Birgunj to Kathmandu
  3. Take the bus from Kathmandu to Pokhara

$49 - $58

Drive  •  14 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Kolkata to Pokhara 626.2 miles

$100 - $150

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kolkata to Pokhara is to train and drive which costs ₹2,700 - ₹4,200 and takes 22 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kolkata to Pokhara is to fly which costs ₹10,000 - ₹36,000 and takes 8 h 7 min.

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The distance between Kolkata and Pokhara is 773 km. The road distance is 1001.9 km.

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It takes approximately 12 h 9 min to get from Kolkata to Pokhara, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Kolkata Airport to Kathmandu Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Pokhara is 15 min ahead of Kolkata. It is currently 7:54 AM in Kolkata and 8:09 AM in Pokhara.

Yes, the driving distance between Kolkata to Pokhara is 1002 km. It takes approximately 14 h 35 min to drive from Kolkata to Pokhara.

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Air India Limited and Biman Bangladesh Airlines offer flights from Kolkata Airport to Kathmandu Airport.

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There are 383+ hotels available in Pokhara. Prices start at $10 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kolkata to Pokhara.
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  • Distance: 482.8 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 9 min

What companies run services between Kolkata, India and Pokhara, Nepal?

Biman Bangladesh Airlines, Buddha Air Ltd and 10 other airlines fly from Kolkata to Pokhara hourly.

Airlines
Buddha Air Ltd
Website
buddhaair.com
Flights from Kolkata to Pokhara via Dhaka, Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $440
Flights from Kolkata to Bhairawa via Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Kolkata to Bhairawa via Dhaka, Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $440
Flights from Kolkata to Bharatpur via Dhaka, Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $430
Yeti Airlines
Website
yetiairlines.com
Flights from Kolkata to Pokhara via Delhi, Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
7 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Flights from Kolkata to Bharatpur via Delhi, Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
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
Biman Bangladesh Airlines
Website
biman-airlines.com
Flights from Kolkata to Kathmandu via Dhaka
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Kolkata (KOAA) to Narkatiaganj Junction (NKE)
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Kolkata (KOAA) to Kaptanganj Junction (CPJ)
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Barddhaman (BWN) to Narkatiaganj Junction (NKE)
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$10 - $19
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Howrah Junction (HWH) to Raxaul Junction (RXL)
Ave. Duration
17 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
Greenline Tours Pvt. Ltd
Phone
(01) 4253885
Website
greenline.com.np
Bus from Kathmandu to Pokhara
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
greenline.com.np
Bus from Kurintar to Pokhara
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
greenline.com.np
Bus from Chitwan Sauraha to Pokhara
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
greenline.com.np
SBSTC
Bus from Kolkatta to Burdwan
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
online.sbstcbooking.com
Book at
online.sbstcbooking.co.in
bus
Bus from Birgunj to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10

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