There are 5 ways to get from Lucknow to Sunauli by train, car, bus or plane

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Train, drive  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Lucknow (LKO) to Naugarh (NUH) Ltt-Gkp Exp / ...
  2. Drive from Naugarh (NUH) to Sunauli

$9 - $22

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Bus, drive  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Kaisarbagh to Basti Ordinary
  2. Drive from Basti to Lumbini

$12 - $19

Bus, train  •  11 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Kaisarbagh to Ayodhya Ordinary
  2. Take the train from Ayodhya (AY) to Nautanwa (NTV) Durg Ntv Exp

$9 - $22

Drive  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Lucknow to Sunauli 193.4 miles

$26 - $40

Drive, fly  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Lucknow to Nepalganj
  2. Fly from Nepalganj (KEP) to Bhairawa (BWA) KEP - BWA

$52 - $284

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The cheapest way to get from Lucknow to Sunauli is to bus and drive which costs ₹850 - ₹1,400 and takes 7 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lucknow to Sunauli is to drive which costs ₹1,800 - ₹2,800 and takes 4 h 44 min.

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The distance between Lucknow and Sunauli is 257 km. The road distance is 309.4 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 25 min to get from Lucknow to Sunauli, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Nepalganj Airport to Bhairawa Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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Sunauli is 15 min ahead of Lucknow. It is currently 2:46 PM in Lucknow and 3:01 PM in Sunauli.

Yes, the driving distance between Lucknow to Sunauli is 309 km. It takes approximately 4 h 44 min to drive from Lucknow to Sunauli.

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Simrik Airlines, Buddha Air Ltd, Shree Airlines and Yeti Airlines offer flights from Nepalganj Airport to Bhairawa Airport.

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There are 34+ hotels available in Sunauli. Prices start at $15 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Lucknow to Sunauli.
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  • Distance: 160.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 25 min

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

There is no direct connection from Lucknow to Sunauli. However, you can take the train to Naugarh (NUH) then take the drive to Sunauli. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Basti, take the drive to Lumbini, then take the bus to Bhairahawa Airport.

Airlines
Yeti Airlines
Website
yetiairlines.com
Flights from Nepalganj to Bhairawa via Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Buddha Air Ltd
Website
buddhaair.com
Flights from Nepalganj to Bhairawa via Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Simrik Airlines
Website
simrikairlines.com
Flights from Nepalganj to Bhairawa via Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Lucknow (LKO) to Naugarh (NUH)
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Ayodhya (AY) to Nautanwa (NTV)
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$4 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
UPSRTC
Bus from Kaisarbagh to Basti
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Bus from Kaisarbagh to Ayodhya
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in

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