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Fly from Kathmandu  •  8h 38m

  1. Fly from Kathmandu (KTM) to Calicut (CCJ) KTM - CCJ

₹14,132 - ₹21,446

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  2 days 14h

  1. Take the bus from Gongabu Bus Park to Krishnanagar
  2. Take the train from Barhni to Gonda Jn
  3. Take the train from Gonda Jn to Thrisur
  4. Take the train from Thrisur to Kozhikkode

₹1,782 - ₹1,972

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Drive to Darbhanga, fly  •  8h 24m

  1. Drive from Janakpur to Darbhanga
  2. Fly from Darbhanga (DBR) to Calicut (CCJ) DBR - CCJ

₹5,356 - ₹10,059

Drive to Bagdogra, fly  •  9h 24m

  1. Drive from Biratnagar to Bagdogra
  2. Fly from Bagdogra (IXB) to Calicut (CCJ) IXB - CCJ

₹5,401 - ₹14,557

Drive, train to Patna, fly  •  12h 6m

  1. Drive from Janakpur to Darbhanga Jn
  2. Take the train from Samastipur Jn to Hajipur Jn
  3. Fly from Patna (PAT) to Calicut (CCJ) PAT - CCJ

₹6,162 - ₹14,953

Drive, train  •  2 days 8h

  1. Drive from Kathmandu to Ghorasahan
  2. Take the train from Ghorasahan to Howrah Jn
  3. Take the train from Santragachi Jn to Kozhikkode

₹2,286 - ₹2,935

Bus, night train, taxi  •  2 days 11h

  1. Take the bus from Gongabu Bus Park to Krishnanagar
  2. Take the night train from Barhni to Kanpur Central
  3. Take a taxi from Kanpur Central to Sumerpur
  4. Take the bus from Sumerpur to Pune
  5. Take the bus from Pune to Bangalore
  6. Take the bus from Bangalore to Kozhhikode

₹3,442 - ₹4,537

Drive  •  36h 49m

  1. Drive from Kathmandu to Kozhikode 2574 km

₹18,000 - ₹28,000

Kathmandu (KTM) to Calicut (CCJ) flights

The flight time between Kathmandu (KTM) and Calicut (CCJ) is around 10h 36m and covers a distance of around 2087 km. The fastest flight normally takes 8h 5m. Services are operated by Qatar Airways, Flydubai, Air India Limited and others. Typically 22 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Flight route overview

Average flight journey time:
10h 36m
Fastest flight journey time:
8h 5m
Flight distance:
2087 km
Flights per week:
22
Cheapest price:
₹10,222
Carbon emissions:
423 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
11:05
Last flight departs at:
19:35

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Kathmandu (KTM) to Calicut (CCJ) flight schedules

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Conditions of entry into India from Nepal

  • 14 day mandatory self quarantine
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  • 14 day mandatory self quarantine
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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 Kozhikode is 1800118797.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Kozhikode 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: 21 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Nepal to Kozhikode is to bus and train which costs $24 - $28 and takes 2 days 14h.

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The quickest way to get from Nepal to Kozhikode is to drive and fly which costs $70 - $140 and takes 8h 24m.

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The distance between Nepal and Kozhikode is 2065 km. The road distance is 2574 km.

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It takes approximately 8h 38m to get from Nepal to Kozhikode, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Kathmandu Airport to Calicut Airport. The quickest flight takes 9h 45m and has one stopover.

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Kozhikode is 15 min behind Nepal. It is currently 8:28 AM in Nepal and 8:13 AM in Kozhikode.

Yes, the driving distance between Nepal to Kozhikode is 2574 km. It takes approximately 36h 49m to drive from Nepal to Kozhikode.

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Air India Express, Flydubai, Vistara and two other airlines offer flights from Kathmandu Airport to Calicut Airport.

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There are 20+ hotels available in Kozhikode. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.

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The best way to get from Nepal to Kathmandu Airport is to drive which takes 6 min and costs $1.

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Map of how to get from Nepal to Kozhikode.
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  • Distance: 2065 km
  • Duration: 8h 38m

What companies run services between Nepal and Kozhikode, India?

Qatar Airways, Flydubai and three other airlines fly from Kathmandu to Kozhikode 3 times a day.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Darbhanga to Calicut via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹3,600 - ₹12,000
Flights from Darbhanga to Calicut via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹3,800 - ₹8,000
Flights from Darbhanga to Calicut via Ahmedabad, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹5,000 - ₹9,500
Flights from Bagdogra to Calicut via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
7h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,500 - ₹12,000
Flights from Bagdogra to Calicut via Kolkata, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹3,600 - ₹12,000
Flights from Bagdogra to Calicut via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹3,500 - ₹12,000
Flights from Bagdogra to Calicut via Hyderabad, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹3,600 - ₹12,000
Flights from Bagdogra to Calicut via Ahmedabad, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹4,400 - ₹16,000
Flights from Bagdogra to Calicut via Delhi, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹4,400 - ₹15,000
Flights from Bagdogra to Calicut via Bengaluru, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹4,300 - ₹15,000
Flights from Bagdogra to Calicut via Gauhati, Madras
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹4,000 - ₹14,000
Flights from Bagdogra to Calicut via Bengaluru, Madras
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,900 - ₹13,000
Flights from Patna to Calicut via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,900 - ₹12,000
Flights from Patna to Calicut via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,900 - ₹12,000
Flights from Patna to Calicut via Hyderabad, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,900 - ₹12,000
Flights from Patna to Calicut via Kolkata, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹4,300 - ₹14,000
Flights from Patna to Calicut via Madras, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹4,100 - ₹13,000
Flights from Patna to Calicut via Delhi
Ave. Duration
13h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹4,900 - ₹17,000
Flights from Patna to Calicut via Kolkata, Madras
Ave. Duration
11h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹4,400 - ₹15,000
Flights from Patna to Calicut via Hyderabad, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
11h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹4,800 - ₹16,000
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Kathmandu to Calicut via Delhi, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
9h 11m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
₹11,000 - ₹29,000
Flights from Darbhanga to Calicut via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
₹4,500 - ₹8,500
Flights from Bagdogra to Calicut via Delhi, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
₹5,000 - ₹17,000
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Kathmandu to Calicut via Doha
Ave. Duration
12h 47m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹25,000 - ₹80,000
Flydubai
Website
flydubai.com
Flights from Kathmandu to Calicut via Dubai
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹27,000 - ₹70,000
Air India Express
Website
airindiaexpress.in
Flights from Kathmandu to Calicut via Doha
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹25,000 - ₹80,000
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
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Samastipur Jn to Hajipur Jn
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹100 - ₹115
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Train from Ghorasahan to Howrah Jn
Ave. Duration
14h 46m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
₹310 - ₹350
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Train from Santragachi Jn to Kozhikkode
Ave. Duration
37h 12m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
₹900 - ₹1,050
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Night train from Barhni to Kanpur Central
Ave. Duration
6h 9m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
₹170 - ₹200
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Train from Barhni to Gonda Jn
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
₹105 - ₹115
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Train from Gonda Jn to Thrisur
Ave. Duration
2 days 0h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹1,100 - ₹1,250
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Train from Thrisur to Kozhikkode
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹105 - ₹120
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Bus operators
Holiday Adventure Tours & Travels (P) Ltd.
Phone
977-01-4700559
Email
info@holidayadventurenepal.com
Website
holidayadventurenepal.com
Bus from Gongabu Bus Park to Krishnanagar
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹437
Schedules at
holidayadventurenepal.com
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Sumerpur to Pune
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹650 - ₹900
Book at
Redbus
Bus from Pune to Bangalore
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₹600 - ₹850
Book at
Redbus
Bus from Bangalore to Kozhhikode
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₹550 - ₹800
Book at
Redbus
Other operators
Taxi from Kanpur Central to Sumerpur
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Estimated price
₹1,000 - ₹1,300
Orian Cabs
Phone
+91 96 96 12 11 11
Happy Journey Tour And Travels
Phone
+91 99 36 43 48 48
Website
kanpurtaxiservice.in
Golden Taxi
Phone
+91 79 91 38 66 06
Website
goldentaxi.in

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