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There are 3 ways to get from Siliguri to Rupaidiha by plane, train or car

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Fly

  1. Fly from Bhadrapur (BDP) to Nepalganj (KEP)

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Train

  1. Take the train from New Jalpaiguri to Gonda Jn
  2. Take the train from Gonda Jn to Bahraich
  3. Take the train from Bahraich to Nepalganj Road

Drive

  1. Drive from Siliguri to Rupaidiha
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International entry into Nepal from India

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Conditions of entry into Nepal from India

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

Rules to follow in Nepal

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Considerations leaving from India

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Nepal from India.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Rupaidiha is 9851255839.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Rupaidiha is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Rupaidiha is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 9851255839.

No, but conditions apply when returning to India from Nepal.

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Last updated: 19 Jan 2023
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Nepal Department of Immigration.

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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Siliguri to Rupaidiha is to train, which costs ₹550 - ₹3,400 and takes 27h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Siliguri to Rupaidiha is to fly which costs ₹1,600 - ₹12,000 and takes 3h 20m.

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No, there is no direct train from Siliguri to Rupaidiha. However, there are services departing from New Jalpaiguri and arriving at Nepalganj Road via Gonda Jn and Bahraich. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27h 30m.

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The distance between Siliguri and Rupaidiha is 690 km. The road distance is 860.6 km.

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The best way to get from Siliguri to Rupaidiha without a car is to train which takes 27h 30m and costs ₹550 - ₹3,400.

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It takes approximately 3h 20m to get from Siliguri to Rupaidiha, including transfers.

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Siliguri to Rupaidiha train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from New Jalpaiguri station.

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The best way to get from Siliguri to Rupaidiha is to fly which takes 3h 20m and costs ₹1,600 - ₹12,000. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₹550 - ₹3,400 and takes 27h 30m.

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There is no direct flight from Bhadrapur Airport to Nepalganj Airport. The quickest flight takes 2h 15m and has one stopover.

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Rupaidiha is 15 min ahead of Siliguri. It is currently 5:50 AM in Siliguri and 6:05 AM in Rupaidiha.

Map of how to get from Siliguri to Rupaidiha.
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  • Distance: 689.6 km
  • Duration: 3h 20m

What companies run services between Siliguri, India and Rupaidiha, Nepal?

Nova Airline, Buddha Air Ltd and Yeti Airlines fly from Siliguri to Rupaidiha hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Siliguri to Rupaidiha via Gonda Jn and Bahraich in around 27h 30m.

Airlines
Buddha Air Ltd
Website
buddhaair.com
Flights from Bhadrapur to Nepalganj via Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $160
Flights from Bhadrapur to Nepalganj via Kathmandu, Pokhara
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $160
Nova Airline
Website
novaairways.com
Flights from Bhadrapur to Nepalganj via Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$13 - $130
Yeti Airlines
Website
yetiairlines.com
Flights from Bhadrapur to Nepalganj via Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $180
Train operators
Indian Railways

India’s national rail operator runs passenger and freight trains on both long-distance and suburban routes across the country, from slower multi-stop to faster and more comfortable services. It’s a practical and affordable way to explore the country. Advance ticket bookings usually open 120 days before the date of the journey for Indian nationals; 365 days for international travellers. You’ll be allocated a seat or berth when you book and choose your class of travel.

Contact Details
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from New Jalpaiguri to Gonda Jn
Ave. Duration
20h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $25
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
$5 - $7
Third AC (3A)
$14 - $18
Second AC (2A)
$20 - $25
Train from Gonda Jn to Bahraich
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $8
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
$1 - $2
Third AC (3A)
$4 - $6
Second AC (2A)
$6 - $8
Train from Bahraich to Nepalganj Road
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $8
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
$1 - $2
Third AC (3A)
$4 - $6
Second AC (2A)
$6 - $8

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Siliguri to Rupaidiha train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Nepalganj Road station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Siliguri to Rupaidiha is 861 km. It takes approximately 12h 44m to drive from Siliguri to Rupaidiha.

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Yeti Airlines, Nova Airline and Buddha Air Ltd offer flights from Bhadrapur Airport to Nepalganj Airport.

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There are five+ hotels available in Rupaidiha. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Siliguri to Bhadrapur Airport is to drive which takes 47 min and costs ₹500 - ₹800.

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