Nepalgunj to Kathmandu

Nepalgunj to Kathmandu

  Sep 27, 2021, 7 trips (9,255 – 0)

Nepalgunj to Kathmandu Schedule

Nepalgunj to Kathmandu Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Buddha Air Economy #U445208:20 - 09:10₹ 9,652
Yeti Airlines Economy #YT42210:50 - 11:40₹ 9,255
Buddha Air Economy #U440412:55 - 13:45₹ 9,652
Buddha Air Economy #U440816:15 - 17:05₹ 9,652
Yeti Airlines Economy #YT42416:20 - 17:10₹ 9,255
Buddha Air Economy #U441018:50 - 19:40₹ 9,652

Transportation from Nepalgunj to Kathmandu

  • Buses
    ₹ 959
  • Trains are not avaliable
  • Ferries are not avaliable
  • Flights are not avaliable
  • Taxis are not avaliable

How to get from Nepalgunj to Kathmandu

When you want to get from Nepalgunj 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 11,424. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as INR 970.

How far is Nepalgunj from Kathmandu?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Nepalgunj to Kathmandu. Your trip will be a total of 296 miles (476 km). The flying distance is 228 miles (366 km).

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

The travel time from Nepalgunj to Kathmandu can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 1 to 17 hours.

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

The cost of the trip from Nepalgunj to Kathmandu varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Sagarmatha Air Bus: travelling by bus expect to pay as low as INR 970 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 11,424.

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

  • Bus tickets - INR 959 to INR 1,180;
  • Plane tickets - INR 9,586 to INR 11,429;

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

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

  • Flights from Nepalgunj to Kathmandu depart during the day - there are approximately 1 departures a day.
  • Buses start plying the route from 17:30 - you can also take a bus as late as 18:30. 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 Nepalgunj 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 9,586.

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 Nepalgunj to Kathmandu
Buddha Air, Shree Airlines SHA, Yeti Airlines


Taking a bus from Nepalgunj 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 Nepalgunj to Kathmandu

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Nepalgunj 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.