There are 5 ways to get from Lucknow to Kathmandu by car, plane, bus 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.

Recommended option

Drive to Nepalganj, fly  •  3 h 42 min

  1. KEP - KTM

$188 - $575

Cheapest option

Bus, drive  •  14 h 51 min

$15 - $18

3 alternative options

Fly from Lucknow  •  6 h 56 min

  1. LKO - KTM

$101 - $451

Train, drive  •  20 h 19 min

  1. Sadhbhawna Exp / ...

$27 - $41

Drive  •  8 h 56 min

  1. 364.4 miles

$45 - $75

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

IndiGo Airlines, Jet Airways and five other airlines fly from Lucknow to Kathmandu hourly.

Airlines
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Lucknow to Kathmandu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Lucknow to Kathmandu via Mumbai, Delhi
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Buddha Air Ltd
Website
buddhaair.com
Flights from Nepalganj to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Shree Airlines
Website
shreeairlines.com
Flights from Nepalganj to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $230
Yeti Airlines
Website
yetiairlines.com
Flights from Nepalganj to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $230
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Lucknow to Kathmandu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $460
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Lucknow to Kathmandu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Bhutan Airlines
Website
bhutanairlines.bt
Flights from Lucknow to Kathmandu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$490 - $950
Train operators
Bus operators
UPSRTC
Bus from Kaisarbagh to Basti
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Holiday Adventure Tours & Travels (P) Ltd.
Phone
977-01-4700559
Email
info@holidayadventurenepal.com
Website
holidayadventurenepal.com
Bus from Krishnanagar to Gongabu Bus Park
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
holidayadventurenepal.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Lucknow and Kathmandu is 445 km. The road distance is 583 km.

The cheapest way to get from Lucknow to Kathmandu is to bus and drive which costs ₹1,000 - ₹1,300 and takes 14 h 51 min.

The quickest way to get from Lucknow to Kathmandu is to drive and fly which takes 3 h 42 min and costs ₹12,000 - ₹40,000.

It takes approximately 3 h 42 min to get from Lucknow to Kathmandu, including transfers.