Getting into Nepal Crossing the Border

How to get to Nepal

Air ways have been the predominantly favoured ways for the tourists around the globe. Most of the prominent airlines have to and fro facility from Kathmandu, Tribhuban International Airport(TIA)(the only international airport in Nepal. Though Nepal Airlines is the National Airline, there are other significant options you can take the help of which as well. Here present below the complete information about the airlines from different nations, those have both ways communication facility from Kathmandu. Have a look!

India:
Nepal Airlines– Delhi, Kuala Lumpur, Dubai, Bangkok, Doha, Hong Kong
Druk Air– Delhi, Paro
Indian Airlines– Delhi, Kolkata, Varanasi
Indigo Airlines– Delhi
Jet Airways– Delhi, Mumbai
Jet Lite– Delhi
Spicejet– Delhi

Bhutan:
Druk Air– Delhi, Paro

UAE
Air Arabia– Sharjah
Etihad Airways– Abu Dhabi
Flydubai-Dubai
RAK Air– Ras-al- Khaimah

Malaysia
Air Asia– Kuala Lumpur
Malaysian Airlines– Kuala Lumpur

China
Air China– Lhasa, Chengdu
China Eastern Airlines– Kunming
China Southern Airlines– Guangzhou

Bangladesh:
Biman Bangladesh– Dhaka
GMG Airlines– Dhaka

Hong Kong:
Dragon Air– Hong Kong

South Korea:
Korean Air– Seoul

Pakistan:
Pakistan International Airlines– Karachi, Islamabad

Qatar:
Qatar Airways– Doha

Singapore:
Silk Air– Singapore

Thailand:
Thai Airways– Bangkok

Taxations applied:

For international flight, the tax is previously added with the air ticket. Hence, those leaving for foreign destinations from Tribhuban International Airport, Kathmandu are not required to tender any tax at the airport.
But, for domestic flight inside Nepal, one will have to pay the desired tax amount at the airport prior the plane leaves.

Traveling by Road

One can enter in to Nepal through the road ways as well, from China in the North and India in South, East West. However, one will have to enter through specific points as given below.
Kakkarvitta, Birgunj, Belhiya, Bhairahawa, Nepalgunj, Dhangadi and Mahendranagar in the Nepal-India border
Kodari in the Nepal-China border

To enter through any of the above mentioned points, the best option available is to initiate from an Indian railway station. On this context, here we present the most feasible roadways available to Nepal and the closest Indian platforms from it.
Siliguri- Kakkarvitta- Kathmandu
To travel through the route, one will have to cover a distance of about 620 Km, and the nearest Indian railway station available is, New Jalpaiguri.
Jogbani-Biratnagar-Kathmandu
For travelling through the route, one will have to cover a distance of about 550 Km, and the nearest Indian railway station available is, Jogbani.
Raxaul-Birgunj-Kathmandu
To cover through this route, one will have to cover a distance of about 280 Km, and the nearest Indian railway station available is, Raxaul.
Sunauli-Bhairahawa-Kathmandu
If you are travelling through this way, then you will have to cover a distance of about 280 Km, and the nearest Indian railway station available is, Gorakhpur.
Rupaidiya-Jamuna (Nepalgunj)- Kathmandu
To travel through the route, one will have to cover a distance of about 520 Km, and the nearest Indian railway station available is, Rupaidiya / Nanpara
Gauriphanta-Mohana (Dhangadi)-Kathmandu
Travelling through the route, one will have to cover a distance of about 630 Km, and the nearest Indian railway station available is, Gauriphanta/Paliya.
Banbasa-Gaddachauki (Mahendranagar) – Kathmandu
By travelling through the route, one will have to cover a distance of about 715 Km, and the nearest Indian railway station available is, Banbasa/Tanakpur.
Sunauli-Bhairahawa-Palpa-Pokhara
To travel through the route, one will have to cover a distance of about 185 Km, and the nearest Indian railway station available is, Gorakhpur.
Sunauli-Bhairahawa-Chitwan
To cover through this way, you will have to cover a distance of about 145 Km, and the nearest Indian railway station available is, Gorakhpur.
Sunauli-Bhairahawa-Lumbini
This is the shortest route possible, and one will have to cover a distance of about 26 Km; the nearest Indian railway station available for it is, Gorakhpur.
However, it is here to mention that to travel through the road ways, one will have to fulfil the requisite custom formalities. Here we mention below about the custom rules one has to fulfil to be entering in to Nepal.