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There are 4 ways to get from Nepal to Chengdu by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly  •  3h 26m

  1. Fly from Kathmandu (KTM) to Chengdu (CTU) KTM - CTU

$92 - $483

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  2 days 3h

  1. Take the bus from Kathmandu to Lhasa Liuwu Coach Station
  2. Take the train from Lhasa to Guangyuan
  3. Take the train from Guangyuan to Chengdu East Station

$121 - $156

Bus  •  2 days 6h

  1. Take the bus from Kathmandu to Lhasa Liuwu Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from Lhasa Bus Station to Chengdu

$150 - $153

Drive  •  47h 9m

  1. Drive from Kathmandu to Chengdu 2104.3 miles

$300 - $440

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The cheapest way to get from Nepal to Chengdu is to bus and train which costs $120 - $160 and takes 2 days 3h.

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The quickest way to get from Nepal to Chengdu is to fly which costs $90 - $490 and takes 3h 26m.

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The distance between Nepal and Chengdu is 1953 km. The road distance is 3367 km.

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It takes approximately 3h 26m to get from Nepal to Chengdu, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Nepal to Chengdu is to fly which takes 3h 26m and costs $90 - $490. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $150 - $153 and takes 2 days 6h.

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The quickest flight from Kathmandu Airport to Chengdu Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 40m.

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Chengdu is 2h 15m ahead of Nepal. It is currently 3:10 PM in Nepal and 5:25 PM in Chengdu.

Yes, the driving distance between Nepal to Chengdu is 3367 km. It takes approximately 47h 9m to drive from Nepal to Chengdu.

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Tibet Airlines Corporation, China Eastern Airlines, Sichuan Airlines and Air China offer flights from Kathmandu Airport to Chengdu Airport.

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There are 1414+ hotels available in Chengdu. Prices start at $35 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Nepal to Chengdu.
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  • Distance: 1220.9 miles
  • Duration: 3h 26m

What companies run services between Nepal and Chengdu, China?

Tibet Airlines Corporation, Air China and two other airlines fly from Kathmandu to Chengdu 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kathmandu to Chengdu via Kathmandu, Lhasa Liuwu Coach Station, and Lhasa Bus Station in around 2 days 6h.

Airlines
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Kathmandu to Chengdu
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Kathmandu to Chengdu via Lhasa
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Tibet Airlines Corporation
Website
tibetairlines.com
Flights from Kathmandu to Chengdu
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $480
Sichuan Airlines
Website
ch.com
Flights from Kathmandu to Chengdu via Lhasa
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $460
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Kathmandu to Chengdu via Kunming
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Train operators
China Railways Z-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Lhasa to Guangyuan
Ave. Duration
29h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
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Hard Seat
$30 - $50
Hard Sleeper
$80 - $95
Soft Sleeper
$110 - $150
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Guangyuan to Chengdu East Station
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
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2nd Class Seat
$14 - $20
1st Class Seat
$18 - $26
China Railways G-Class
Train from Guangyuan to Chengdu East Station
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
$23 - $28
1st Class Seat
$37 - $42
Business Class Seat
$70 - $90
Bus operators
Tibet Transportation
Website
xizang.gov.cn
Bus from Kathmandu to Lhasa Liuwu Coach Station
Ave. Duration
19h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$76
Schedules at
xizang.gov.cn
Checi
Website
checi.cn
Bus from Lhasa Bus Station to Chengdu
Ave. Duration
34h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$72
Schedules at
checi.cn

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The best way to get from Nepal to Kathmandu Airport is to drive which takes 7m and costs $1.

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