There are 5 ways to get from Nepal to Rishīkesh by plane, car, train, taxi 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.

Recommended option

Fly from Kathmandu  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Kathmandu (KTM) to Dehra Dun (DED) KTM - DED

$138 - $300

Cheapest option

Drive, train, taxi  •  20 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Kathmandu to Raxaul Junction (RXL)
  2. Take the train from Raxaul Junction (RXL) to Laksar Junction (LRJ)
  3. Take a taxi from Laksar Junction (LRJ) to Rishīkesh

$38 - $54

3 alternative options

Drive to Gorakhpur, fly  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Siddharthanagar to Gorakhpur
  2. Fly from Gorakhpur (GOP) to Dehra Dun (DED) GOP - DED

$86 - $352

Bus, train  •  35 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Kathmandu to Birgunj
  2. Take the train from Raxaul Junction (RXL) to Moradabad (MB)
  3. Take the bus from Moradabad to Haridwar

Drive  •  15 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Kathmandu to Rishīkesh 647 miles

$100 - $160

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Nepal to Rishīkesh is to drive and train and taxi which costs $35 - $55 and takes 20 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nepal to Rishīkesh is to fly which costs $130 - $300 and takes 4 h 3 min.

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The distance between Nepal and Rishīkesh is 606 km. The road distance is 1035.2 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 3 min to get from Nepal to Rishīkesh, including transfers.

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  • Distance: 378.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 3 min

What companies run services between Nepal and Rishīkesh, India?

Jet Airways, Air India Limited and six other airlines fly from Kathmandu to Rishīkesh every 2 hours.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Kathmandu to Dehra Dun via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $390
Flights from Gorakhpur to Dehra Dun via Delhi
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $330
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Kathmandu to Dehra Dun via Delhi
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $380
Flights from Gorakhpur to Dehra Dun via Delhi
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $550
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Kathmandu to Dehra Dun via Delhi
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Flights from Gorakhpur to Dehra Dun via Delhi
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $330
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Kathmandu to Dehra Dun via Delhi
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Train operators
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Kathmandu to Birgunj
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10
UPSRTC
Bus from Moradabad to Haridwar
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
upsrtconline.co.in
Other operators
Taxi from Laksar Junction (LRJ) to Rishīkesh
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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