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

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Train, drive  •  20 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Daltonganj (DTO) to Pt Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Junction (DDU)
  2. Take the train from Pt Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Junction (DDU) to Raxaul Junction (RXL)
  3. Drive from Raxaul Junction (RXL) to Kathmandu

$30 - $58

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Night train, train, bus  •  32 h 23 min

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

$27 - $50

2 alternative options

Train, bus, drive  •  30 h 14 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

$31 - $50

Drive  •  8 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Pātan to Kathmandu 360.1 miles

$45 - $75

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pātan to Nepal is to train and bus and drive which costs ₹2,200 - ₹3,700 and takes 30 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pātan to Nepal is to drive which costs ₹3,500 - ₹5,500 and takes 8 h 44 min.

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The distance between Pātan and Nepal is 435 km. The road distance is 576.2 km.

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

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Nepal is 15 min ahead of Pātan. It is currently 3:37 AM in Pātan and 3:52 AM in Nepal.

Yes, the driving distance between Pātan to Nepal is 576 km. It takes approximately 8 h 44 min to drive from Pātan to Nepal.

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There are 368+ hotels available in Nepal. Prices start at $9 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 271.7 miles
  • Duration: 20 h 15 min

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 Pt Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Junction (DDU), take the train to Raxaul 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 Pt Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Junction (DDU)
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Pt Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Junction (DDU) to Raxaul Junction (RXL)
Ave. Duration
12 h 22 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Daltonganj (DTO) to Barka Kana (BRKA)
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Night train from Daltonganj (DTO) to Patna Junction (PNBE)
Ave. Duration
10 h 54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Patna Junction (PNBE) to Raxaul Junction (RXL)
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$6 - $17
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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