Janakpur to Kathmandu

Janakpur to Kathmandu

  Oct 4, 2021, 9 trips (7,231 – 0)

Janakpur to Kathmandu Schedule

Janakpur to Kathmandu Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Buddha Air Economy #U450208:00 - 08:30₹ 7,496
Buddha Air Economy #U450410:30 - 11:00₹ 7,496
Yeti Airlines Economy #YT57211:30 - 11:55₹ 7,231
Shree Airlines SHA Economy #SHA57611:10 - 11:30₹ 9,436
Buddha Air Economy #U450614:40 - 15:10₹ 7,496
Yeti Airlines Economy #YT57614:15 - 14:40₹ 7,231
Buddha Air Economy #U450816:50 - 17:20₹ 7,496
Yeti Airlines Economy #YT57416:20 - 16:45₹ 7,231
Buddha Air Economy #U451019:30 - 20:00₹ 7,496

Transportation from Janakpur to Kathmandu

  • Buses
    ₹ 519
  • Trains are not avaliable
  • Ferries are not avaliable
  • Flights are not avaliable
  • Taxis are not avaliable

How to get from Janakpur to Kathmandu

When you want to get from Janakpur to Kathmandu, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Flight
  • Bus

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Flight. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Bus ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A flight ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about INR 9,466. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as INR 607.

How far is Janakpur from Kathmandu?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Janakpur to Kathmandu. Your trip will be a total of 101 miles (161 km). The flying distance is 78 miles (124 km).

How long does it take to get from Janakpur to Kathmandu?

The travel time from Janakpur to Kathmandu can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 1 to 7 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Janakpur to Kathmandu?

The cost of the trip from Janakpur to Kathmandu varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Desh Darshan Bus Sewa: travelling by bus expect to pay as low as INR 607 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a flight - a one-way flight ticket can cost as much as INR 9,466.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Janakpur to Kathmandu:

  • Bus tickets - INR 519 to INR 594;
  • Plane tickets - INR 7,459 to INR 9,454;

How many trips per day are there between Janakpur and Kathmandu?

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • Flights from Janakpur to Kathmandu depart during the day - there are approximately 1 departures a day.
  • Buses start plying the route from 07:00 - you can also take a bus as late as 17:00. There are 1 available bus trips every day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?


Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Janakpur to Kathmandu. While it’s often the most expensive option, tool, occasionally you can grab promotional tickets for more or less the price of a train or a ferry ticket. Normally, the minimum you need to pay for a Plane ticket is INR 7,459.

Things to remember before boarding a plane:

  • It’s recommended to book a ticket in advance and check-in online. This way, you can save over 2 hours at the airport, and if your seat selection is on a first come first served basis you will have more options to choose from.
  • Getting through security checks may take some time - it’s recommended to get to the airport at least 1.5 hours in advance.

Airlines flying from Janakpur to Kathmandu
Buddha Air, Shree Airlines SHA, Yeti Airlines


Taking a bus from Janakpur to Kathmandu is cheaper than flying. Quite often, a long-distance bus is the cheapest transportation option. Buses normally make bathroom and/or lunch stops along the way.

Things to remember before opting for a bus ride:

  • If possible, make sure to choose higher-class buses for a more comfortable travel experience. Such buses often have an air conditioning system, soft reclining seats, Wi-Fi, bathrooms, etc.
  • As with plane tickets, buses are better booked in advance so that you can secure a good seat.
  • While booking a bus, keep in mind that delays are possible. Yet it still pays to get to the bus station at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure.

The most popular transport from Janakpur to Kathmandu

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Janakpur to Kathmandu? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:

  • 100% decided to go for a bus.