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There are 3 ways to get from Purnia to Nepal by train, car or bus

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Train, drive  •  11 h 49 min

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

$27 - $44

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  23 h 8 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

$14 - $30

1 alternative option

Drive  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Purnia to Kathmandu 284.7 miles

$35 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Purnia to Nepal is to train and bus which costs ₹1,000 - ₹2,200 and takes 23 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Purnia to Nepal is to drive which costs ₹2,800 - ₹4,100 and takes 6 h 54 min.

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The distance between Purnia and Nepal is 424 km. The road distance is 455.5 km.

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It takes approximately 11 h 49 min to get from Purnia to Nepal, including transfers.

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Nepal is 15 min ahead of Purnia. It is currently 9:28 AM in Purnia and 9:43 AM in Nepal.

Yes, the driving distance between Purnia to Nepal is 455 km. It takes approximately 6 h 54 min to drive from Purnia to Nepal.

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There are 412+ hotels available in Nepal. Prices start at $9 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 264.8 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 49 min

What companies run services between Purnia, India and Nepal?

There is no direct connection from Purnia to Kathmandu. However, you can take the taxi to Katihar Junction (KIR), take the train to Raxaul Junction (RXL), then take the drive to Kathmandu. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Purnia to Kathmandu via Jaynagar (JYG), Janakpur, and Kathmandu in around 23 h 8 min.

Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.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
9 h 55 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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