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There are 8 ways to get from Odisha to Nepal by plane, car, train or bus

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Fly to Darbhanga, drive

  1. Fly from Bhubaneswar (BBI) to Darbhanga (DBR)
  2. Drive from Darbhanga to Janakpur

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Train, bus via Lucknow

  1. Take the train from Bhubaneswar to Lucknow
  2. Take the bus from Lucknow to Kathmandu

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Fly to Bagdogra, drive

  1. Fly from Bhubaneswar (BBI) to Bagdogra (IXB)
  2. Drive from Bagdogra to Biratnagar

Fly to Kathmandu

  1. Fly from Bhubaneswar (BBI) to Kathmandu (KTM)

Train, drive

  1. Take the train from Bhubaneswar to Darbhanga Jn
  2. Take the train from Darbhanga Jn to Adapur
  3. Drive from Adapur to Kathmandu

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Bhubaneswar to Siliguri Jn
  2. Take the bus from Siliguri to Kathmandu

Train, bus via Varanasi

  1. Take the train from Bhubaneswar to Varanasi Jn
  2. Take the bus from Varanasi to Kathmandu

Drive

  1. Drive from Bhubaneshwar to Kathmandu

Bhubaneswar (BBI) to Kathmandu (KTM) flights

The flight time between Bhubaneswar (BBI) and Kathmandu (KTM) is around 7h 48m and covers a distance of around 830 km. This includes an average layover time of around 3h 30m. Services are operated by Vistara, IndiGo Airlines, Air India Limited and others. Typically 89 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

89 Weekly Planes
7h 48m Average Duration
$122 Cheapest Price
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India → Nepal
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International entry into Nepal from India

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Allowed for: All visitors with the below exceptions

Restricted for: Foreign nationals, with the above exceptions

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Conditions of entry into Nepal from India

  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

Rules to follow in Nepal

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Considerations leaving from India

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

Frequently Asked Questions


No, entry into Nepal from India is currently restricted.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Nepal is 9851255839.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Nepal is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Nepal is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 9851255839.

No, but conditions apply when returning to India from Nepal.

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Last updated: 20 Nov 2022
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Nepal Department of Immigration.

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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Odisha to Nepal is to train and bus via Lucknow, which costs ₹750 - ₹3,000 and takes 30h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Odisha to Nepal is to fly and drive which costs ₹6,000 - ₹19,000 and takes 6h 10m.

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The distance between Odisha and Nepal is 843 km. The road distance is 1074.5 km.

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The best way to get from Odisha to Nepal without a car is to train and bus which takes 32h 22m and costs ₹2,000 - ₹3,700.

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It takes approximately 7h 11m to get from Odisha to Nepal, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Bhubaneswar Airport to Darbhanga Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 40m and has one stopover.

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Nepal is 15 min ahead of Odisha. It is currently 11:18 AM in Odisha and 11:33 AM in Nepal.

Yes, the driving distance between Odisha to Nepal is 1074 km. It takes approximately 16h to drive from Odisha to Nepal.

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AirAsia India, Air India Limited, Vistara and two other airlines offer flights from Bhubaneswar Airport to Darbhanga Airport.

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There are 208+ hotels available in Nepal. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Odisha to Nepal.
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  • Distance: 843.4 km
  • Duration: 7h 11m

What companies run services between Odisha, India and Nepal?

Vistara, IndiGo Airlines and four other airlines fly from Bhubaneshwar to Kathmandu hourly.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Bhubaneswar to Darbhanga via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $240
Flights from Bhubaneswar to Darbhanga via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $160
Flights from Bhubaneswar to Darbhanga via Kolkata, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $290
Flights from Bhubaneswar to Bagdogra via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $320
Flights from Bhubaneswar to Kathmandu via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $320
Flights from Bhubaneswar to Kathmandu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
9h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $320
Flights from Bhubaneswar to Kathmandu via Kolkata, Delhi
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $320
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Bhubaneswar to Darbhanga via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $240
Flights from Bhubaneswar to Darbhanga via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
7h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $250
Flights from Bhubaneswar to Bagdogra via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $380
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Bhubaneswar to Bagdogra via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Go First
Website
flygofirst.com
Flights from Bhubaneswar to Bagdogra via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $320
Vistara
Website
airvistara.com
Flights from Bhubaneswar to Kathmandu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $390
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Bhubaneswar to Kathmandu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $390
Nepal Airlines
Website
nepalairlines.com.np
Flights from Bhubaneswar to Kathmandu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $390
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 Bhubaneswar to Darbhanga Jn
Ave. Duration
18h 7m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$5 - $24
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
$5 - $7
Third AC (3A)
$13 - $17
Second AC (2A)
$19 - $24
Train from Darbhanga Jn to Adapur
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $9
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
$1 - $2
Third AC (3A)
$5 - $7
Second AC (2A)
$7 - $9
Train from Bhubaneswar to Lucknow
Ave. Duration
25h 5m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $35
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
$7 - $9
Third AC (3A)
$18 - $23
Second AC (2A)
$26 - $35
Train from Bhubaneswar to Siliguri Jn
Ave. Duration
20h 5m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$5 - $27
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
$5 - $8
Third AC (3A)
$15 - $19
Second AC (2A)
$21 - $27
Train from Bhubaneswar to Varanasi Jn
Ave. Duration
19h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $27
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
$5 - $8
Third AC (3A)
$15 - $19
Second AC (2A)
$21 - $27
Bus operators
Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC)
Phone
+91 11 43090100
Email
info@dimts.in
Website
dtc.nic.in
Bus from Lucknow to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1
Book at
dtcbooking.in
NBSTC
Website
nbstconline.com
Bus from Siliguri to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
nbstconline.com
Shubham Travels
Phone
7068169595
Email
shubhamtravelsvns29@gmail.com
Website
shubhamtravels.in
Bus from Varanasi to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$29
Book at
12go.asia

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The best way to get from Odisha to Bhubaneswar Airport is to line 17 bus which takes 9 min and costs .

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