There are 5 ways to get from Mandalay Airport (MDL) to Kathmandu by plane, car or bus

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  •  6h 42m

  1. Fly from Mandalay (MDL) to Kathmandu (KTM) MDL - KTM

$280 - $355

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Fly to Janakpur, drive  •  20h 50m

  1. Fly from Mandalay (MDL) to Janakpur (JKR) MDL - JKR
  2. Drive from Bijalpura, Nepal to Kathmandu

$187 - $346

3 alternative options

Fly to Simara, drive  •  10h 37m

  1. Fly from Mandalay (MDL) to Simara (SIF) MDL - SIF
  2. Drive from Simara to Kathmandu

$345 - $1,039

Fly to Bharatpur, bus  •  19h 9m

  1. Fly from Mandalay (MDL) to Bharatpur (BHR) MDL - BHR
  2. Take the bus from Chitwan Sauraha to Kathmandu

$236 - $448

Drive  •  29h 42m

  1. Drive from Mandalay Airport (MDL) to Kathmandu 1968.3 km

$160 - $250

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The cheapest way to get from Mandalay Airport (MDL) to Kathmandu is to drive which costs $160 - $250 and takes 29h 42m.

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The quickest way to get from Mandalay Airport (MDL) to Kathmandu is to fly which costs $280 - $360 and takes 6h 42m.

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The distance between Mandalay Airport (MDL) and Kathmandu is 1265 km. The road distance is 1968.3 km.

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It takes approximately 6h 42m to get from Mandalay Airport (MDL) to Kathmandu, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Mandalay Airport to Kathmandu Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h 35m and has one stopover.

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Kathmandu is 45 min behind Mandalay Airport (MDL). It is currently 12:21 AM in Mandalay Airport (MDL) and 11:36 PM in Kathmandu.

Yes, the driving distance between Mandalay Airport (MDL) to Kathmandu is 1968 km. It takes approximately 29h 42m to drive from Mandalay Airport (MDL) to Kathmandu.

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Thai Smile, Nepal Airlines and China Eastern Airlines offer flights from Mandalay Airport to Kathmandu Airport.

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There are 1278+ hotels available in Kathmandu. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between Mandalay Airport (MDL), Myanmar and Kathmandu, Nepal?

China Eastern Airlines, Thai Smile and Nepal Airlines fly from Mandalay Airport (MDL) to Kathmandu once daily.

Airlines
Buddha Air Ltd
Website
buddhaair.com
Flights from Mandalay to Simara via Kunming, Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,100
Flights from Mandalay to Bharatpur via Kunming, Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
23h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Flights from Mandalay to Bharatpur via Kunming, Kathmandu, Pokhara
Ave. Duration
24h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Flights from Mandalay to Bharatpur via Suvarnabhumi, Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
22h
When
Monday
Estimated price
$230 - $440
Flights from Mandalay to Janakpur via Kunming, Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
24h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Mandalay to Janakpur via Suvarnabhumi, Paro, Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Flights from Mandalay to Janakpur via Suvarnabhumi, Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
22h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $380
Flights from Mandalay to Janakpur via Chiang Mai, Suvarnabhumi, Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
20h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $410
Flights from Mandalay to Janakpur via Yangon, Suvarnabhumi, Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
21h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $410
Yeti Airlines
Website
yetiairlines.com
Flights from Mandalay to Bharatpur via Kunming, Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
23h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Flights from Mandalay to Bharatpur via Suvarnabhumi, Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
22h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Flights from Mandalay to Janakpur via Kunming, Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
24h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Mandalay to Janakpur via Suvarnabhumi, Paro, Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Flights from Mandalay to Janakpur via Suvarnabhumi, Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
23h 20m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$160 - $320
Simrik Airlines
Website
simrikairlines.com
Flights from Mandalay to Bharatpur via Suvarnabhumi, Paro, Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Mandalay to Bharatpur via Kunming, Chengdu, Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
20h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $850
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Mandalay to Kathmandu via Kunming
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Nepal Airlines
Website
nepalairlines.com.np
Flights from Mandalay to Kathmandu via Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$170 - $330
Bus operators
Bus Nepal
Website
busnepal.com
Bus from Chitwan Sauraha to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
busnepal.com

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