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

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 to Kathmandu  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Kathmandu (KTM) CCU - KTM

$121 - $401

Cheapest option

Train, drive  •  19 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Howrah Junction (HWH) to Raxaul Junction (RXL) Mithila Exp / ...
  2. Drive from Raxaul Junction (RXL) to Kathmandu

$25 - $39

3 alternative options

Fly to Bagdogra, drive  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Bagdogra (IXB) CCU - IXB
  2. Drive from Bagdogra to Kerabari

$44 - $181

Bus, train  •  28 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Kolkata to Patna
  2. Take the train from Sonpur Junction (SEE) to Bapudm Motihari (BMKI)
  3. Take the bus from Birgunj to Kathmandu

$30 - $51

Drive  •  12 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Kolkata to Kathmandu 544 miles

$85 - $130

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kolkata to Nepal is to train and drive which costs ₹1,700 - ₹2,800 and takes 19 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kolkata to Nepal is to fly which costs ₹8,000 - ₹28,000 and takes 4 h 1 min.

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The distance between Kolkata and Nepal is 751 km. The road distance is 870.4 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 1 min to get from Kolkata to Nepal, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Kolkata, India and Nepal?

Air India Limited and Druk Air fly from Kolkata to Kathmandu 6 times a week.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Kolkata to Bagdogra
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Kolkata to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Kolkata to Bagdogra
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Kolkata to Bagdogra
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $350
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kolkata to Bagdogra
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $420
Druk Air
Website
drukair.com.bt
Flights from Kolkata to Kathmandu via Paro
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $440
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Kolkata to Bagdogra
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Howrah Junction (HWH) to Raxaul Junction (RXL)
Ave. Duration
16 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Sonpur Junction (SEE) to Bapudm Motihari (BMKI)
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Birgunj to Kathmandu
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10

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