There are 6 ways to get from Purnia to Kathmandu Airport (KTM) by train, plane, car or bus

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Train to Biratnagar, fly to Kathmandu  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Purnia Junction (PRNA) to Jogbani (JBN)
  2. Fly from Biratnagar (BIR) to Kathmandu (KTM) BIR - KTM

$132 - $305

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Train, bus  •  23 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Purnia Junction (PRNA) to Jaynagar (JYG) Mhi-Kir-Jyg Janki Exp
  2. Take the bus from Janakpur to Kathmandu

$13 - $29

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Drive to Bhadrapur, fly to Kathmandu  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Purnia to Bhadrapur
  2. Fly from Bhadrapur (BDP) to Kathmandu (KTM) BDP - KTM

$142 - $368

Train to Biratnagar, fly to Simara, drive  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Purnia Junction (PRNA) to Jogbani (JBN)
  2. Fly from Biratnagar (BIR) to Simara (SIF) BIR - SIF
  3. Drive from Simara to Kathmandu Airport (KTM)

$38 - $251

Train, drive  •  11 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Katihar Junction (KIR) to Raxaul Junction (RXL) Kyq - Svdk Exp
  2. Drive from Raxaul Junction (RXL) to Kathmandu Airport (KTM)

$27 - $45

Drive  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Purnia to Kathmandu Airport (KTM) 283.8 miles

$35 - $60

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Purnia to Kathmandu Airport (KTM) is to train and bus which costs ₹950 - ₹2,200 and takes 23 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Purnia to Kathmandu Airport (KTM) is to drive and fly which costs ₹10,000 - ₹27,000 and takes 2 h 40 min.

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The distance between Purnia and Kathmandu Airport (KTM) is 300 km. The road distance is 454 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 12 min to get from Purnia to Kathmandu Airport (KTM), including transfers.

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

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Kathmandu Airport (KTM) is 15 min ahead of Purnia. It is currently 4:41 PM in Purnia and 4:56 PM in Kathmandu Airport (KTM).

Yes, the driving distance between Purnia to Kathmandu Airport (KTM) is 454 km. It takes approximately 6 h 52 min to drive from Purnia to Kathmandu Airport (KTM).

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Shree Airlines, Yeti Airlines and Buddha Air Ltd offer flights from Biratnagar Airport to Kathmandu Airport.

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There are 899+ hotels available in Kathmandu Airport (KTM). Prices start at $12 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Purnia to Kathmandu Airport (KTM).
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  • Distance: 187.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 12 min

What companies run services between Purnia, India and Kathmandu Airport (KTM), Nepal?

There is no direct connection from Purnia to Kathmandu Airport (KTM). However, you can take the train to Jogbani (JBN), take the drive to Biratnagar airport, then fly to Kathmandu. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Bhadrapur airport then fly to Kathmandu.

Airlines
Buddha Air Ltd
Website
buddhaair.com
Flights from Biratnagar to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Bhadrapur to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Biratnagar to Simara via Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $310
Shree Airlines
Website
shreeairlines.com
Flights from Biratnagar to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$23 - $210
Flights from Bhadrapur to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$25 - $220
Yeti Airlines
Website
yetiairlines.com
Flights from Biratnagar to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $210
Flights from Bhadrapur to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $220
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Purnia Junction (PRNA) to Jogbani (JBN)
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $13
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Katihar Junction (KIR) to Raxaul Junction (RXL)
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$7 - $17
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Purnia Junction (PRNA) to Jaynagar (JYG)
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
Bus Nepal
Website
busnepal.com
Bus from Janakpur to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
11 h 36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
busnepal.com

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