There are 5 ways to get from Thailand to Nepal by plane, bus, train, night bus or car

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Fly from Suvarnabhumi  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Kathmandu (KTM) BKK - KTM

$173 - $406

Cheapest option

Fly from Don Muang  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Kathmandu (KTM) DMK - KTM

$102 - $194

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  4 days 11 h

  1. Take the bus from Bangkok Tara Travel to Vientiane
  2. Take the bus from Laos Vientiane to Kunming South
  3. Take the train from Kunming to Chengdu
  4. Take the train from Chengdu to Lhasa
  5. Take the bus from Lhasa Liuwu Coach Station to Kathmandu

$240 - $275

Bus, Sleeper, train  •  4 days 13 h

  1. Take the bus from Bangkok Tara Travel to Vientiane
  2. Take the Sleeper from Vientiane Bus Station to Kunming South Bus Station
  3. Take the train from Kunming to Chengdu
  4. Take the bus from Chengdu to Lhasa
  5. Take the bus from Lhasa Liuwu Coach Station to Kathmandu

$298 - $330

Drive  •  46 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Bangkok to Kathmandu 2060.1 miles

$290 - $420

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Thailand to Nepal is to fly which costs ฿3300 - ฿6500 and takes 6 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Thailand to Nepal is to fly which costs ฿3300 - ฿6500 and takes 6 h 42 min.

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The distance between Thailand and Nepal is 2266 km. The road distance is 3296.2 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 59 min to get from Thailand to Nepal, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Suvarnabhumi Airport to Kathmandu Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 25 min.

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Nepal is 1 h 15 min behind Thailand. It is currently 11:42 AM in Thailand and 10:27 AM in Nepal.

Yes, the driving distance between Thailand to Nepal is 3296 km. It takes approximately 46 h 17 min to drive from Thailand to Nepal.

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Thai Airways International, Nepal Airlines, Air India Limited and Jet Airways offer flights from Suvarnabhumi Airport to Kathmandu Airport.

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  • Distance: 1416.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 59 min

What companies run services between Thailand and Nepal?

Thai Airways International, Nepal Airlines and two other airlines fly from Samut Prakan to Kathmandu 3 times a day.

Airlines
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $600
Nepal Airlines
Website
nepalairlines.com.np
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,800
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Kathmandu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $2,300
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Kathmandu via Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $410
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Don Muang to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $190
Train operators
China Railways K-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Kunming to Chengdu
Ave. Duration
12 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Schedules at
trip.com
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trip.com
Hard Seat
$19 - $24
Hard Sleeper
$35 - $45
Soft Sleeper
$55 - $70
China Railways Z-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Chengdu to Lhasa
Ave. Duration
38 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
trip.com
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trip.com
Hard Seat
$30 - $50
Hard Sleeper
$80 - $95
Soft Sleeper
$120 - $160
Bus operators
Tara Tour and Travel
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Bangkok Tara Travel to Vientiane
Ave. Duration
19 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$31
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
Baidu
Website
zhidao.baidu.com
Bus from Laos Vientiane to Kunming South
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$82
Schedules at
zhidao.baidu.com
Tibet Transportation
Website
xizang.gov.cn
Bus from Lhasa Liuwu Coach Station to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
19 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$77
Schedules at
xizang.gov.cn
Thongly Bus
Website
baolau.com
Night bus from Vientiane Bus Station to Kunming South Bus Station
Ave. Duration
31 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$113
Schedules at
baolau.com
Trip 8080
Website
lasa.trip8080.com
Bus from Chengdu to Lhasa
Ave. Duration
23 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$59
Schedules at
lasa.trip8080.com
bus
Bus from Chengdu to Lhasa West Suburb Coach Station
Ave. Duration
32 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$73
Schedules at
lasa.xxcz.cn

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