How to Reach Kathmandu by Flight Kathmandu's international airport sees flights to and from India, the middle east and south east Asia. Global airlines such as Etihad and Qatar are popular options for travelling from the middle east, and Nepal Airlines connects Kathmandu fairly decently with India and South East Asia. Major south east Asian airlines such as Thai Airways, Malaysian Airlines also provide easy options.

How to Reach Kathmandu from India A number of Indian airlines have direct flights to Kathmandu. Air India, Jet Airways, Indigo provide direct flights from Delhi, Kolkata, Bombay, Jaipur, Varanasi and Bangalore. Nepal Airlines too has flights running to and from Delhi and Bangalore. You can take direct buses from Gorakhpur and Patna as well.

Local Transport in Kathmandu Local transportation in Kathmandu isn't much of a hassle. You have the options of tourist cabs, or buses and tempos which have fixed routes along the city. However, the latter are usually very crowded and it is always better to get yourself a tourist cab. Cycle rickshaws and auto rickshaws can be taken too, based on your requirements.