There are 9 ways to get from Tamil Nadu to Kathmandu by plane, bus, train or car

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

Recommended option

Fly Madras to Kathmandu  •  7 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Kathmandu (KTM) MAA - KTM

$102 - $172

Cheapest option

Bus, drive  •  2 days 13 h

  1. Take the bus from Chennai to Vijayawada
  2. Take the bus from Vijayawada to Bhubaneswar
  3. Take the bus from Bhubaneswar to Ranchi
  4. Take the bus from Ranchi to Motihari
  5. Drive from Motihari to Birgunj
  6. Take the bus from Birgunj to Kathmandu

$47 - $66

7 alternative options

Fly Coimbatore to Kathmandu  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Coimbatore (CJB) to Kathmandu (KTM) CJB - KTM

$183 - $654

Bus to Bengaluru, fly to Kathmandu  •  10 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Vellore to Bangalore
  2. Fly from Bengaluru (BLR) to Kathmandu (KTM) BLR - KTM

$110 - $273

Fly Madras to Patna, train, drive  •  13 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Patna (PAT) MAA - PAT
  2. Take the train from Patliputra (PPTA) to Masnadih (MSDH)
  3. Drive from Masnadih (MSDH) to Kathmandu

$72 - $327

Train, drive  •  41 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Asansol Junction (ASN)
  2. Take the train from Asansol Junction (ASN) to Raxaul Junction (RXL)
  3. Drive from Raxaul Junction (RXL) to Kathmandu

$49 - $75

Train, drive, bus  •  2 days 1 h

  1. Take the train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Gorakhpur (GKP)
  2. Take the train from Gorakhpur (GKP) to Narkatiaganj Junction (NKE)
  3. Drive from Narkatiaganj Junction (NKE) to Chitwan Sauraha
  4. Take the bus from Chitwan Sauraha to Kathmandu

$59 - $92

Train, bus  •  2 days 13 h

  1. Take the train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Chhapra (CPR)
  2. Take the train from Chhapra (CPR) to Raxaul Junction (RXL)
  3. Take the bus from Birgunj to Kathmandu

$53 - $75

Drive  •  32 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Chennai to Kathmandu 1383.2 miles

$220 - $330

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tamil Nadu to Kathmandu is to bus and drive which costs ₹3,200 - ₹4,600 and takes 2 days 13 h.

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The quickest way to get from Tamil Nadu to Kathmandu is to fly which costs ₹12,000 - ₹45,000 and takes 5 h 53 min.

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The distance between Tamil Nadu and Kathmandu is 2003 km. The road distance is 2213.2 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 56 min to get from Tamil Nadu to Kathmandu, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Tamil Nadu, India and Kathmandu, Nepal?

Air India Limited, Jet Airways and nine other airlines fly from Ambattur to Kathmandu hourly.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madras to Kathmandu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $350
Flights from Madras to Kathmandu via Pune, Delhi
Ave. Duration
10 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $350
Flights from Bengaluru to Kathmandu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Flights from Madras to Patna
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Madras to Patna via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Madras to Patna via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Madras to Patna via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Nepal Airlines
Website
nepalairlines.com.np
Flights from Coimbatore to Kathmandu via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $900
Flights from Coimbatore to Kathmandu via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $700
Flights from Coimbatore to Kathmandu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Coimbatore to Kathmandu via Hyderabad, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,000
Flights from Coimbatore to Kathmandu via Hyderabad, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,000
Flights from Coimbatore to Kathmandu via Madras, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from Coimbatore to Kathmandu via Madras, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,100
Flights from Coimbatore to Kathmandu via Hyderabad, Delhi
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Coimbatore to Kathmandu via Madras, Delhi
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Bengaluru to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $420
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Madras to Kathmandu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Madras to Kathmandu via Bengaluru, Delhi
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Madras to Kathmandu via Lucknow, Delhi
Ave. Duration
10 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Coimbatore to Kathmandu via Pune, Delhi
Ave. Duration
11 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Flights from Coimbatore to Kathmandu via Mumbai, Delhi
Ave. Duration
9 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Bengaluru to Kathmandu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Madras to Kathmandu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $330
Flights from Madras to Kathmandu via Colombo, Delhi
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $330
Flights from Madras to Kathmandu via Port Blair, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $330
Flights from Coimbatore to Kathmandu via Madras, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Coimbatore to Kathmandu via Hyderabad, Delhi
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Madras to Patna via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $490
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madras to Patna
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $340
Flights from Madras to Patna via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Oman Air
Website
omanair.com
Flights from Madras to Kathmandu via Muscat
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Bhutan Airlines
Website
bhutanairlines.bt
Flights from Coimbatore to Kathmandu via Madras, Delhi
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Patliputra (PPTA) to Masnadih (MSDH)
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Asansol Junction (ASN)
Ave. Duration
25 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Asansol Junction (ASN) to Raxaul Junction (RXL)
Ave. Duration
12 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $19
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Gorakhpur (GKP)
Ave. Duration
39 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Gorakhpur (GKP) to Narkatiaganj Junction (NKE)
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Chhapra (CPR)
Ave. Duration
42 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Chhapra (CPR) to Raxaul Junction (RXL)
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Vellore to Bangalore
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Chennai to Vijayawada
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Vijayawada to Bhubaneswar
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Bhubaneswar to Ranchi
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Ranchi to Motihari
Ave. Duration
13 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus Nepal
Website
busnepal.com
Bus from Chitwan Sauraha to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
busnepal.com
bus
Bus from Birgunj to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10

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