There are 4 ways to get from Nepal to West Bengal by plane, car, train 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.

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Fly  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Kathmandu (KTM) to Bhadrapur (BDP) KTM - BDP

$135 - $358

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  29 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Kathmandu to Birgunj
  2. Take the train from Raxaul Junction (RXL) to Howrah Junction (HWH) Mithila Exp / ...

$24 - $33

2 alternative options

Drive, train  •  18 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Kathmandu to Ghorasahan (GRH)
  2. Take the train from Ghorasahan (GRH) to Howrah Junction (HWH) Rxl Hwh Exp

$26 - $42

Drive  •  12 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Kathmandu to Kolkata 543.7 miles

$85 - $130

Questions & Answers

The distance between Nepal and West Bengal is 673 km. The road distance is 870 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 29 min to get from Nepal to West Bengal, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Kathmandu Airport to Bhadrapur Airport is the direct flight which takes 35 min.

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West Bengal is 15 min behind Nepal. It is currently 4:45 PM in Nepal and 4:30 PM in West Bengal.

Yes, the driving distance between Nepal to West Bengal is 870 km. It takes approximately 12 h 58 min to drive from Nepal to West Bengal.

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Nova Airline, Buddha Air Ltd and Yeti Airlines offer flights from Kathmandu Airport to Bhadrapur Airport.

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

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Map of how to get from Nepal to West Bengal.
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  • Distance: 420.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 29 min

What companies run services between Nepal and West Bengal, India?

Nova Airline, Buddha Air Ltd and Yeti Airlines fly from Kathmandu to Siliguri every 4 hours.

Airlines
Nova Airline
Website
novaairways.com
Flights from Kathmandu to Bhadrapur
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $270
Buddha Air Ltd
Website
buddhaair.com
Flights from Kathmandu to Bhadrapur
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Yeti Airlines
Website
yetiairlines.com
Flights from Kathmandu to Bhadrapur
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $270
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Ghorasahan (GRH) to Howrah Junction (HWH)
Ave. Duration
15 h 6 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Raxaul Junction (RXL) to Howrah Junction (HWH)
Ave. Duration
18 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Kathmandu to Birgunj
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10

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