How to get to Nepal 

Via Air

Currently Nepal is served by only one international airport, which lies in the capital city Kathmandu

Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu is served by numerous carriers, which alongside international, offer domestic flights as well.


International Carriers

Tribhuvan International airport is linked by following carriers:

Airline  DestinationsFrequency  
Thai Airways International  Bangkok 1 flight per day 
 Silk Air Singapore 4 flights per week 
 Malaysia Airlines Kuala Lumpur 2 flights per day 
 Air Asia X Kuala Lumpur 1 flight per day 
 Dragon Air Hong Kong 1 flight per day 
 China Southern Airlines Guangzhou 1 flight per day 
 China Eastern AirlinesKunming  1 flight per day 
 Air China Chengdu, Lhasa

Chengdu - 4 flights per week

Lhasa - 3 flights per week 

 Biman Bangladesh Airlines Dhaka 6 flights per week 
 Air India Delhi, Kolkata, Varanasi

Delhi - 2 flights per day

Kolkata - 4 flights per week

Varanasi - 4 flights per week 

 Jet AirwaysDelhi, Mumbai 

 Delhi - 3 flights per day

Mumbai - 2 flights per day 

 IndiGo Delhi 2 flights per day 
 SpiceJet Delhi 2 flights per day 
 Druk Air Paro/Thimpu 1 flight per day 
 Pakistan International Airlines Karachi 1 flight per week 
 Oman Air Muscat 1 flight per day 
 Qatar Airways Doha 3 flights per day 
FlyDubai  Dubai 4 flights per day 
 Etihad AirwaysAbu Dhabi  2 flights per day 
 Air Arabia Sharjah 2 - 3 flights per day 
 Turkish Airlines Istanbul 1 flight per day 
 Korean Air Seoul 2 flights per week 
Nepal Airlines

 Kuala Lumpur, Bangkok

Hong Kong, Doha 

Kuala Lumpur - 1 flight per day

Bangkok - 2 flights per week

Hong Kong - 3 flights per week

Doha - 4 flights per week 


Airport Tax- No need to pay airport tax


Via Surface (Overland)

One can also enter Nepal by crossing border from India in Southern Nepal from following points:

Kakarbhitta, Birgunj, Sunauli, Nepalgunj, Jamuna, Dhangadi, Mohana, Mahendranagar, Ghaduchowki

Nepal also can be entered from Tibet from the border point in Kodari, which is north of Kathmandu. 


A valid passport is required for all nationals   

Visa Requirements and Fees

Effective from Shrawan 1, 2065 (July 16, 2008). The new fee structure is:

Tourist Visa with Multiple Entry for 15 days: US $25 or equivalent foreign currency

Tourist Visa with Multiple Entry for 30 days: US $40 or equivalent foreign currency

Tourist Visa with Multiple Entry for 100 days: US $100.

Tourist Visa Extended: US $2 or equivalent Nepalese currency per day.

Multiple Entry facility (obtained only for the extension period): US $20 or equivalent and visa fee for the extended period.

Visa renewal: US $3 or equivalent Nepalese currency on the regular visa extension fee

Indian Nationals do not require Visa to enter the country. However, they require some form of national identification.

Inocculations, etc.

Health International certificate of vaccination regarding current inoculation against cholera, typhoid and yellow fever are not required.

No inoculations are required however, hepatitis A, typhoid and meningitis  are recommended.

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