There are 5 ways to get from Shillong to Kathmandu by car, plane, bus, taxi or train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Drive to Sylhet, fly  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Shillong to Sylhet
  2. Fly from Sylhet (ZYL) to Kathmandu (KTM) ZYL - KTM

$61 - $313

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Bus, train  •  35 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Shillong to Gauhati Airport
  2. Take the train from Kamakhya (KYQ) to Raxaul Junction (RXL)
  3. Take the bus from Birgunj to Kathmandu

$34 - $43

3 alternative options

Bus to Gauhati, fly  •  7 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Shillong to Gauhati Airport
  2. Fly from Gauhati (GAU) to Kathmandu (KTM) GAU - KTM

$144 - $254

Taxi, train, drive  •  24 h 30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shillong to Kamakhya (KYQ)
  2. Take the train from Kamakhya (KYQ) to Raxaul Junction (RXL)
  3. Drive from Raxaul Junction (RXL) to Kathmandu

$61 - $81

Drive  •  14 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Shillong to Kathmandu 629 miles

$100 - $150

Questions & Answers

The distance between Shillong and Kathmandu is 694 km. The road distance is 1006.4 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 24 min to get from Shillong to Kathmandu, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Sylhet Airport to Kathmandu Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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Kathmandu is 15 min ahead of Shillong. It is currently 3:54 AM in Shillong and 4:09 AM in Kathmandu.

Yes, the driving distance between Shillong to Kathmandu is 1006 km. It takes approximately 14 h 38 min to drive from Shillong to Kathmandu.

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Regent Airways and Biman Bangladesh Airlines offer flights from Sylhet Airport to Kathmandu Airport.

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There are 913+ hotels available in Kathmandu. Prices start at $11 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Shillong to Kathmandu.
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  • Distance: 433.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 24 min

What companies run services between Shillong, India and Kathmandu, Nepal?

There is no direct connection from Shillong to Kathmandu. However, you can take the drive to Sylhet airport, fly to Kathmandu, then take the drive to Kathmandu. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Gauhati Airport, take the walk to Gauhati airport, fly to Kathmandu, then take the drive to Kathmandu.

Airlines
Druk Air
Website
drukair.com.bt
Flights from Gauhati to Kathmandu via Paro
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Flights from Gauhati to Kathmandu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $400
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Gauhati to Kathmandu via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Biman Bangladesh Airlines
Website
biman-airlines.com
Flights from Sylhet to Kathmandu via Dhaka
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $290
Regent Airways
Website
flyregent.com
Flights from Sylhet to Kathmandu via Dhaka
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$45 - $290
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Gauhati to Kathmandu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $400
Bhutan Airlines
Website
bhutanairlines.bt
Flights from Gauhati to Kathmandu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Nepal Airlines
Website
nepalairlines.com.np
Flights from Gauhati to Kathmandu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Train operators
Bus operators
Meghalaya Tourism
Website
megtourism.gov.in
Bus from Shillong to Gauhati Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
megtourism.gov.in
bus
Bus from Birgunj to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10
Other operators
Taxi from Shillong to Kamakhya (KYQ)
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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