Getting into Nepal

Getting into Nepal is easy. As Nepal is landlocked country you can enter Nepal either by land crossing border via India/China or by air directly or through connecting flights usually from Middle East/ India. There are numerous entry exit points into Nepal. All of them are pointed out in brief as follows:

The lists of border crossing points of Nepal by Land are as follows:

(Nepal to and from India)

Birgunj border, Parsa at central Nepal to Raxual in India

Kakarbhitta border, Jhapa at eastern Nepal to Panitanki in India

Belahia border, Bhairawa at western Nepal to  Sunauli in India

Nepalgunj border, Banke at western Nepal to Jamunaha,Rupaidha in India

Mohana Dhangadhi, Kailai at western Nepal to India

Gaddachauki, Mahendranagar at western Nepal to Banbasa in India


(Nepal to and from China)

Kodari border, Sindhupalchowk at northern Nepal to Tibet, China

Kerung border at central Nepal to China

Whereas, getting into Nepal by airways is only through Tribhuwan International Airport in Kathmandu that connects Nepal with outer world directly and through connecting flights.

The list of International Airlines connecting Nepal is as follows:

  1. Nepal Airlines Corporation: Kathmandu to Delhi, Bangkok, Hong Kong, Kualalumpur, Dubai and Doha.
  2. Qatar Airways: Doha to Kathmandu
  3. Thai Airways: Bangkok to Kathmandu
  4. Gulf Air: Baharain to Kathmandu
  5. Dragon Air: Hong Kong to Kathmandu
  6. Korean Air: Seoul to Kathmandu
  7. Silk Air: Singapore to Kathmandu
  8. Indian Airlines: Delhi to Kathmandu
  9. Jet Airways: Delhi to Kathmandu
  10. Spicejet: Delhi to Kathmandu
  11. Etihad Airways: Abu Dhabi to Kathmandu
  12. Air Arabia: Sarjaha to Kathmandu
  13. Baharain Air: Baharain to Kathmandu
  14. Air China: Chendu to Lhasa to Kathmandu
  15. China Southern Airlines: Guangzhou to Kathmandu
  16. Biman Bangladesh: Dhaka to Kathmandu
  17. GMG Airlines: Dhaka to Kathmandu
  18. Turkish Airlines: Istanbul to Kathmandu
  19. Pakistan International Airlines: Karachi to Kathmandu
  20. Druk Air: Paro to Kathmandu