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There are 6 ways to get from Pokhara to Darbhanga by plane, car, bus or train

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Fly, drive

  1. Fly from Pokhara (PKR) to Janakpur (JKR)
  2. Drive from Janakpur to Darbhanga

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Drive, train

  1. Drive from Pokhara to Bhairahawa
  2. Take the train from Nautanwa to Gorakhpur
  3. Take the train from Gorakhpur to Darbhanga Jn

Bus, drive, train via Narkatiāganj

  1. Take the bus from Pokhara to Kurintar
  2. Drive from Kurintar to Narkatiaganj Jn
  3. Take the train from Narkatiaganj Jn to Darbhanga Jn

Bus, drive, train

  1. Take the bus from Pokhara to Chitwan Sauraha
  2. Drive from Chitwan Sauraha to Raxaul Jn
  3. Take the train from Raxaul Jn to Darbhanga Jn

Bus, drive, train via Sauraha

  1. Take the bus from Pokhara to Chitwan Sauraha
  2. Drive from Chitwan Sauraha to Narkatiaganj Jn
  3. Take the train from Narkatiaganj Jn to Darbhanga Jn

Drive

  1. Drive from Pokhara to Darbhanga
Nepal → India
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International entry into India from Nepal

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Nepal
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents, as well as residents from Bhutan, India, Maldives and Nepal

Restricted for: Foreign nationals, with the above exceptions

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Conditions of entry into India from Nepal

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Travel Declaration required prior to arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • 14 day mandatory self quarantine
  • 7-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
  • COVID-19 test upon arrival
This applies to arrivals from Nepal
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Travel Declaration required prior to arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • 14 day mandatory self quarantine
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Bangladesh, Botswana, Brazil, China, Mauritius, New Zealand, South Africa, United Kingdom and Zimbabwe
  • 7-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
  • COVID-19 test upon arrival
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Armenia, Bangladesh, Belarus, Botswana, Brazil, China, Lebanon, Mauritius, Nepal, New Zealand, Serbia, South Africa, Ukraine, United Kingdom and Zimbabwe

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Rules to follow in India

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Considerations leaving from Nepal

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

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering India from Nepal.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Darbhanga is 1800118797.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Darbhanga is recommended.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1800118797.

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

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Last updated: 24 Nov 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pokhara to Darbhanga is to drive and train which costs $21 - $50 and takes 15h 57m.

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The quickest way to get from Pokhara to Darbhanga is to fly and drive which costs $160 - $300 and takes 3h 5m.

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The distance between Pokhara and Darbhanga is 303 km. The road distance is 437.1 km.

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It takes approximately 3h 5m to get from Pokhara to Darbhanga, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Pokhara Airport to Janakpur Airport. The quickest flight takes 1h 45m and has one stopover.

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Darbhanga is 15 min behind Pokhara. It is currently 12:27 AM in Pokhara and 12:12 AM in Darbhanga.

Yes, the driving distance between Pokhara to Darbhanga is 437 km. It takes approximately 6h 29m to drive from Pokhara to Darbhanga.

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Yeti Airlines and Buddha Air Ltd offer flights from Pokhara Airport to Janakpur Airport.

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There are one+ hotels available in Darbhanga. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.

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The best way to get from Pokhara to Pokhara Airport is to drive which takes 8 min and costs $1 - $2.

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Map of how to get from Pokhara to Darbhanga.
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  • Distance: 302.8 km
  • Duration: 3h 5m

What companies run services between Pokhara, Nepal and Darbhanga, India?

There is no direct connection from Pokhara to Darbhanga. However, you can take the drive to Pokhara airport, fly to Janakpur, then take the drive to Darbhanga. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Pokhara, take the bus to Kurintar, take the drive to Narkatiaganj Jn, then take the train to Darbhanga Jn.

Airlines
Yeti Airlines
Website
yetiairlines.com
Flights from Pokhara to Janakpur via Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹20,000 - ₹40,000
Buddha Air Ltd
Website
buddhaair.com
Flights from Pokhara to Janakpur via Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹12,000 - ₹38,000
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 Narkatiaganj Jn to Darbhanga Jn
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
₹170 - ₹950
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹170 - ₹220
Third AC (3A)
₹500 - ₹700
Second AC (2A)
₹700 - ₹950
Train from Raxaul Jn to Darbhanga Jn
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₹130 - ₹800
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹130 - ₹180
Third AC (3A)
₹440 - ₹550
Second AC (2A)
₹600 - ₹800
Train from Nautanwa to Gorakhpur
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₹110 - ₹650
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹110 - ₹140
Third AC (3A)
₹380 - ₹480
Second AC (2A)
₹500 - ₹650
Train from Gorakhpur to Darbhanga Jn
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
₹220 - ₹1,200
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹220 - ₹290
Third AC (3A)
₹650 - ₹850
Second AC (2A)
₹900 - ₹1,200
Bus operators
Greenline Tours Pvt. Ltd
Phone
(01) 4253885
Website
greenline.com.np
Bus from Pokhara to Kurintar
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₹1,274
Schedules at
greenline.com.np
Bus from Pokhara to Chitwan Sauraha
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹1,274
Schedules at
greenline.com.np

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