There are 4 ways to get from Patna to Kathmandu by train, car, bus or plane

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  •  11 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Patna Junction (PNBE) to Raxaul Junction (RXL) Karmbhoomi Express(Weekly
  2. Drive from Raxaul Junction (RXL) to Kathmandu

$19 - $35

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  20 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Patna Junction (PNBE) to Raxaul Junction (RXL) Karmbhoomi Express(Weekly
  2. Take the bus from Birgunj to Kathmandu

$18 - $28

2 alternative options

Drive  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Patna to Kathmandu 211.7 miles

$28 - $45

Train, fly  •  9 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Patna Junction (PNBE) to Jaynagar (JYG)
  2. Fly from Janakpur (JKR) to Kathmandu (KTM) JKR - KTM

$83 - $181

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Patna to Kathmandu is to train and bus which costs ₹1,200 - ₹2,000 and takes 20 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Patna to Kathmandu is to drive which costs ₹1,900 - ₹2,900 and takes 5 h 20 min.

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The distance between Patna and Kathmandu is 235 km. The road distance is 338.7 km.

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It takes approximately 11 h 24 min to get from Patna to Kathmandu, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Patna, India and Kathmandu, Nepal?

There is no direct connection from Patna to Kathmandu. However, you can take the train to Raxaul Junction (RXL) then take the drive to Kathmandu. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Patna to Kathmandu via Raxaul Junction (RXL) and Birgunj in around 20 h 4 min.

Airlines
Yeti Airlines
Website
yetiairlines.com
Flights from Janakpur to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $190
Buddha Air Ltd
Website
buddhaair.com
Flights from Janakpur to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $240
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.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
Train from Patna Junction (PNBE) to Jaynagar (JYG)
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $16
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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