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

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Fly  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Kathmandu (KTM) to Amritsar (ATQ) KTM - ATQ

$146 - $188

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Drive, train  •  24 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Kathmandu to Raxaul Junction (RXL)
  2. Take the train from Raxaul Junction (RXL) to Ludhiana Junction (LDH) Dbg-Juc Antyodaya Exp / ...

$32 - $45

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Bus  •  43 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Kathmandu to Pokhara
  2. Take the bus from Pokhara to New Delhi
  3. Take the bus from Delhi to Ludhiana

$38 - $46

Drive  •  19 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Kathmandu to Ludhiana 885.9 miles

$140 - $210

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The cheapest way to get from Nepal to Punjab is to drive and train which costs $30 - $50 and takes 24 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nepal to Punjab is to fly which costs $140 - $190 and takes 4 h 11 min.

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The distance between Nepal and Punjab is 888 km. The road distance is 1417.4 km.

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The best way to get from Nepal to Punjab without a car is to bus which takes 43 h 46 min and costs $35 - $50.

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It takes approximately 4 h 11 min to get from Nepal to Punjab, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Nepal to Punjab is to fly which takes 4 h 11 min and costs $140 - $190. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $35 - $50 and takes 43 h 46 min.

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There is no direct flight from Kathmandu Airport to Amritsar Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h and has one stopover.

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Punjab is 15 min behind Nepal. It is currently 2:45 AM in Nepal and 2:30 AM in Punjab.

Yes, the driving distance between Nepal to Punjab is 1417 km. It takes approximately 19 h 35 min to drive from Nepal to Punjab.

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Bhutan Airlines, IndiGo Airlines, Nepal Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Kathmandu Airport to Amritsar Airport.

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Map of how to get from Nepal to Punjab.
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  • Distance: 555.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 11 min

What companies run services between Nepal and Punjab, India?

Jet Airways, Air India Limited and five other airlines fly from Kathmandu to Amritsar every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kathmandu to Ludhiana via Pokhara, New Delhi, Kashmiri Gate, and Delhi in around 43 h 46 min.

Airlines
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Kathmandu to Amritsar via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $380
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Kathmandu to Amritsar via Delhi
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $270
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Kathmandu to Amritsar via Delhi
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $320
Train operators
Bus operators
Hamrobus
Website
hamrobus.com
Bus from Kathmandu to Pokhara
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $11
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bus
Bus from Pokhara to New Delhi
Ave. Duration
30 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24

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There are two+ hotels available in Punjab. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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

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