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There are 3 ways to get from Nepal to Khunti by car, train or plane

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Drive, train

  1. Drive from Kathmandu to Raxaul Jn
  2. Take the train from Raxaul Jn to Ranchi


  1. Drive from Kathmandu to Khunti

Drive, fly

  1. Drive from Janakpur to Darbhanga
  2. Fly from Darbhanga (DBR) to Ranchi (IXR)
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Travel safe during COVID-19

International entry into India from Nepal

  • Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of Nepal
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Allowed for: Citizens, permanent residents and visa holders

Restricted for: Foreign nationals, with the above exceptions

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Conditions of entry into India from Nepal

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Travel Declaration required prior to arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

Rules to follow in India




Considerations leaving from Nepal

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions

No, entry into India from Nepal is currently restricted.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Khunti is 1800118797.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Khunti is recommended.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1800118797.

Yes, entry into Nepal from India is currently restricted.

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Last updated: 18 May 2022
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Indian Bureau of Immigration.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Nepal to Khunti is to drive and train which costs $27 - $55 and takes 20h 14m.

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The fastest way to get from Nepal to Khunti is to drive and fly. Taking this option will cost $60 - $170 and takes 6h 27m.

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The distance between Nepal and Khunti is 572 km. The road distance is 659.3 km.

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It takes approximately 20h 14m to get from Nepal to Khunti, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Darbhanga Airport to Ranchi Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 50m and has one stopover.

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Khunti is 15 min behind Nepal. It is currently 5:32 AM in Nepal and 5:17 AM in Khunti.

Yes, the driving distance between Nepal to Khunti is 659 km. It takes approximately 10h 3m to drive from Nepal to Khunti.

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Vistara, Spicejet and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Darbhanga Airport to Ranchi Airport.

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Map of how to get from Nepal to Khunti.
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  • Distance: 572.1 km
  • Duration: 20h 14m

What companies run services between Nepal and Khunti, Jharkhand, India?

There is no direct connection from Nepal to Khunti. However, you can take the drive to Raxaul Jn, take the train to Ranchi, then take the taxi to Khunti. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Khunti.

IndiGo Airlines
Flights from Darbhanga to Ranchi via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹3,600 - ₹11,000
Flights from Darbhanga to Ranchi via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
Every day
Estimated price
₹8,500 - ₹19,000
Flights from Darbhanga to Ranchi via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
Every day
Estimated price
₹6,000 - ₹16,000
Train operators
Indian Railways

India’s national rail operator runs passenger and freight trains on both long-distance and suburban routes across the country, from slower multi-stop to faster and more comfortable services. It’s a practical and affordable way to explore the country. Advance ticket bookings usually open 120 days before the date of the journey for Indian nationals; 365 days for international travellers. You’ll be allocated a seat or berth when you book and choose your class of travel.

Contact Details
Train from Raxaul Jn to Ranchi
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
Once a week
Estimated price
₹340 - ₹1,700
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Sleeper Class
₹340 - ₹430
Third AC (3A)
₹900 - ₹1,200
Second AC (2A)
₹1,300 - ₹1,700

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