There are 2 ways to get from Pokhara to Mount Everest by plane or bus

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Fly from Pokhara, travel  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Pokhara (PKR) to Kathmandu (KTM) PKR - KTM
  2. Travel from Kathmandu to Mount Everest

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Bus, fly to Lukla  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Pokhara to Kathmandu
  2. Fly from Kathmandu (KTM) to Lukla (LUA) KTM - LUA

$32 - $253

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The cheapest way to get from Pokhara to Mount Everest is to bus and fly which costs $30 - $260 and takes 7 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pokhara to Mount Everest is to bus and fly which costs $30 - $260 and takes 7 h 32 min.

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The distance between Pokhara and Mount Everest is 292 km.

It takes approximately 3 h 43 min to get from Pokhara to Mount Everest, including transfers.

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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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Mount Everest is 15 min ahead of Pokhara. It is currently 7:45 PM in Pokhara and 8:00 PM in Mount Everest.

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

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There are one+ hotels available in Mount Everest. Prices start at $100 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 Mount Everest.
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  • Distance: 182.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 43 min

What companies run services between Pokhara, Nepal and Mount Everest, China?

There is no direct connection from Pokhara to Mount Everest. However, you can take the drive to Pokhara airport, fly to Kathmandu, then take the travel to Mount Everest. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Pokhara, take the bus to Kathmandu, take the drive to Kathmandu airport, fly to Lukla, then take the travel to Mount Everest.

Airlines
Yeti Airlines
Website
yetiairlines.com
Flights from Pokhara to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $200
Flights from Kathmandu to Lukla
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $240
Buddha Air Ltd
Website
buddhaair.com
Flights from Pokhara to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
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

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