There are 3 ways to get from Pokhara to Kathmandu by plane, bus or car

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Fly  •  42 min

  1. Fly from Pokhara (PKR) to Kathmandu (KTM) PKR - KTM

$92 - $232

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Pokhara to Kathmandu Pokhara

$7 - $12

1 alternative option

Drive  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu 133 miles

$18 - $26

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The cheapest way to get from Pokhara to Kathmandu is to bus which costs $6 - $13 and takes 5 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pokhara to Kathmandu is to fly which costs $90 - $240 and takes 42 min.

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The distance between Pokhara and Kathmandu is 147 km. The road distance is 212.8 km.

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It takes approximately 42 min to get from Pokhara to Kathmandu, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Pokhara to Kathmandu is to fly which takes 42 min and costs $90 - $240. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $6 - $13 and takes 5 h 9 min.

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The quickest flight from Pokhara Airport to Kathmandu Airport is the direct flight which takes 25 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pokhara to Kathmandu is 213 km. It takes approximately 3 h 28 min to drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu.

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Simrik Airlines, Yeti Airlines and Buddha Air Ltd offer flights from Pokhara Airport to Kathmandu Airport.

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There are 881+ hotels available in Kathmandu. Prices start at $12 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Pokhara to Pokhara Airport is to drive which takes 9 min and costs $1 - $2.

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Map of how to get from Pokhara to Kathmandu.
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  • Distance: 91.8 miles
  • Duration: 42 min

What companies run services between Pokhara, Nepal and Kathmandu, Nepal?

Yeti Airlines, Simrik Airlines and Buddha Air Ltd fly from Pokhara to Kathmandu hourly. Alternatively, Hamrobus operates a bus from Pokhara to Kathmandu every 3 hours. Tickets cost $6 - $11 and the journey takes 5 h. Greenline Tours Pvt. Ltd also services this route twice daily.

Airlines
Buddha Air Ltd
Website
buddhaair.com
Flights from Pokhara to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Yeti Airlines
Website
yetiairlines.com
Flights from Pokhara to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $200
Simrik Airlines
Website
simrikairlines.com
Flights from Pokhara to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $200
Bus operators
Hamrobus
Website
hamrobus.com
Bus from Pokhara to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
hamrobus.com
Greenline Tours Pvt. Ltd
Phone
(01) 4253885
Website
greenline.com.np
Bus from Pokhara to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
greenline.com.np

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