Acess to Nepal

Access to Nepal

By Air

Nepal Airlines is the national flag carrier of Nepal with flights from/to Delhi, Mumbai, Banglore, Bangkok, Dubai, Doha, Hongkong, and Kuala Lumpur. Other International airlines operating from/to Kathmandu at present are: Air Arabia (Sharjah), Air Asia (Kuala Lumpur), Air China (Lhasa, Chengdu), Air India (Delhi, Kolkata), Bhutan Airlines (Delhi, Paro), and Biman Bangladesh (Dhaka), Buddha Air (Varanasi), China Eastern Airlines (Kunming), China Southern Airlines (Guangzhou), Dragon Air (Hong Kong), Druk Air (Delhi, Paro), Etihad Airways (Abu Dabhi), Fly Dubai (Dubai), Himalaya Airlines (Damman, Doha, Dubai, Kuala Lumpur), Indigo Airlines (Delhi), Jet Airways (Delhi, Mumbai), Korean Air (Seoul), Malaysian Airlines (Kuala Lumpur), Malindo Air (Kuala Lumpur),  Oman Air (Muscat), Qatar Airways (Doha), Sichuan Airlines (Chengdu-Lhasa), Silk Air (Singapore), Tibet Airlines (Lhasa), Thai Airways (Bangkok), Thai Lion ( Bangkok, Don Mueang) and Turkish Airlines (Istanbul).

By Land

All visitors coming to Nepal by land can enter through any entry points on the India- Nepal Border i.e. Pani Tanki/ Kakarbhitta, Raxual/Birgunj, Sunauli Belahiya, Rupaidiya/Nepalgunj, Mohana/Dhangadi, Banbasa/Mahendranagar, Gaddachauki and Khasa, Liping  /tatopani on the Tibet, China-Nepal border respectively. Tourist entering the country with their vehicles by land must process an International carnet and customs formalities completely.


Approx. Distance (border towns to major cities)

Nearest Railway Station in India



New Jalpaiguri(NJP)


550 kms



280 kms



280 kms


Rupaidiya-Jamuna(Nepalgunj) -KTM

520 kms


Gauriphanta-Mohana(Dhangadi) -KTM

630 kms


Banbasa-Gaddachauki(Mahendranagar) -KTM

715 kms



185 kms


Sunauli-Bhairahawa-Chitwan -KTM

145 kms



26 kms



Foreign Exchange

Foreign currencies must be exchanged only through banks. You also can exchange currency with authorized foreign exchange dealers. The receipt from such transactions should be obtained and retained. Visitor also can exchange their money at foreign exchange counter at airport during arrival also.

Customs Formalities

All baggage must be cleared and declared through the customs on arrival at the entry. Personal things are permitted free entry. A tourist may bring in dutiable goods, such as tobacco, liquors within the prescribed quantity free of duty. Carrying narcotics, arms and ammunition are strictly prohibited. Visitors can export souvenirs to their respective countries. The export of antiques requires permission from the Department of Archaeology, National Archive Building, Ram Shah Path Kathmandu.

Domestic Airlines

Nepal Airlines has an extensive network air services to major parts of the country. Besides Nepal Airlines, other Domestic Airlines (there are more than 18 in operation) provide regular services to popular domestic destinations. Many airlines operate early morning, one hour mountain flights round the year.

Getting Around

Taxis are easily recognizable by the taxi sign and black number plates off the street. Micro buses and tempos cheaper than taxis are also available. No tip is expected. There are regular bus services within three cities of Kathmandu valley operating from old bus terminal Ratna Park. Scheduled bus services for outside the valley operate from Gongabu bus Terminal. It is possible to hire mountain or motor bikes at nominal rates.


Nepal has every category of accommodation facility ranging from International standard star hotels and resorts to budget lodges. Government registered hotel, lodges, travel agencies and tour guides (licensed) and hire only authorized trekking guides and porters for safety and quality service. 

If you need any further information regarding Trekking in NepalTour in Nepal and Peak Climbing in Nepal you can contact with Nepal Trekking in Himalayas Pvt. Ltd. It is specialized on trekking and tour in Nepal. You can visit the website Nepal Trekking Tour for detail information.

It provides several packages for every visitors. It is specialized well with different facilities as well.

Info: Nepal Trekking in Himalayas Pvt. Ltd

P.O. Box: 10303, Nayabazar 16 Kathmandu Nepal

Phone: 977 01 4385008

Mob: +977 9869006383


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