Airports in Nepal
The airport is situated four miles (6km) east of Kathmandu.
Getting to the city
A pre-paid taxi service operates from immediately outside the arrival gate. Rates are exhibited on a board and the fare must be paid in advance. Local buses also serve the airport, the journey is 35 minutes and costs Rs40.
Tel: +977 (0)1 470 274.
Kathmandu Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.
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