There are 4 ways to get from Pātan to Nepal by train, car, bus or night train

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

Train, drive  •  20 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Daltonganj (DTO) to Mughal Sarai Junction (MGS)
  2. Take the train from Mughal Sarai Junction (MGS) to Raxual Junction (RXL)
  3. Drive from Raxual Junction (RXL) to Kathmandu

$32 - $61

Cheapest option

Night train, train, bus  •  31 h 16 min

  1. Take the night train from Daltonganj (DTO) to Patna Junction (PNBE)
  2. Take the train from Patna Junction (PNBE) to Raxual Junction (RXL)
  3. Take the bus from Birgunj to Kathmandu

$28 - $53

2 alternative options

Train, bus, drive  •  30 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Daltonganj (DTO) to Barka Kana (BRKA)
  2. Take the bus from Ramgarh to Motihari
  3. Drive from Motihari to Birgunj
  4. Take the bus from Birgunj to Kathmandu

$34 - $55

Drive  •  8 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Pātan to Kathmandu 360.1 miles

$45 - $75

What companies run services between Pātan, Jharkhand, India and Nepal?

There is no direct connection from Pātan to Kathmandu. However, you can take the taxi to Daltonganj (DTO), take the train to Mughal Sarai Junction (MGS), take the train to Raxual Junction (RXL), then take the drive to Kathmandu. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Daltonganj (DTO), take the train to Barka Kana (BRKA), take the taxi to Ramgarh, take the bus to Motihari, take the drive to Birgunj, then take the bus to Kathmandu.

Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Daltonganj (DTO) to Mughal Sarai Junction (MGS)
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Mughal Sarai Junction (MGS) to Raxual Junction (RXL)
Ave. Duration
12 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Daltonganj (DTO) to Barka Kana (BRKA)
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Night train from Daltonganj (DTO) to Patna Junction (PNBE)
Ave. Duration
10 h 32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $17
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Patna Junction (PNBE) to Raxual Junction (RXL)
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$6 - $18
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Birgunj to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Pātan and Nepal is 435 km. The road distance is 576 km.

The cheapest way to get from Pātan to Nepal is to night train and train and bus which costs ₹1,800 - ₹3,600 and takes 31 h 16 min.

The quickest way to get from Pātan to Nepal is to drive which takes 8 h 44 min and costs ₹3,300 - ₹4,800.

It takes approximately 20 h 15 min to get from Pātan to Nepal, including transfers.