Know International Flights to Nepal

Currently, only Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu handles international flights to Nepal. However, another International airport is under construction at Pokhara, expected to be completed by 2021. Schedules of international flights to Nepal keeps changing time and again, including airlines. It is always a better idea to book international flights to Nepal in advance.

Turkish Airlines is the only international flight to Nepal operating from Europe. Besides, there are no direct flights from any other region of America or the European nation. However, there are major airlines like Qatar, Air India, Malaysian Airlines, Etihad, Oman, China Southern, China Eastern connecting Nepal from the rest of the world. The reliable and fixed schedule of these airlines has made these airlines the first choice among travelers.

Most of the time traveller from Europe, America and Australia ends in taking a transit at Middle East. Or, Asian country before landing to Nepal. Equally important, to skip visa issues at transits and baggage handling, it is better to use connecting flight. Here, we have a list of major international flights to Nepal from different parts of the world. Including the origin and operating days. Assigning to local tour operators to book international flights for Nepal can be much easier.


Name of Airlines Origin Frequency
Turkish Airlines Istanbul Daily
Gulf /Middle East
Qatar Airways Doha Daily
Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Daily
Fly Dubai Dubai Daily
Oman Air Muscat Daily
Air Arabia Sharjah Daily
Salam Air Muscat Daily
Himalaya Airlines Abu Dhabi Daily
Himalaya Airlines Dammam Daily
Himalaya Airlines Doha Daily
Nepal Airlines Doha Daily
Nepal Airlines Dubai Daily
East Asia
Thai Airways Bangkok Daily
Malaysian Airlines Kuala Lumpur Daily
Silk Air Singapore 3,5,7
Malindo Air Kuala Lumpur Daily
Thai Lion Bangkok DMK Daily
Nepal Airlines Hongkong 2,4,6
Cathay / Dragon Hongkong 3,5,7
Korean Air Seoul 1,2,5
China Southern Guangzhou Daily
Air China Chengdu Daily
Air China Lhasa 2,4,6
Tibet Airlines Xianyang 3,7
Tibet Airlines Chengdu 3,7
China Eastern Kunming 2,4,5,6,7
Sichuan Airlines Lhasa 1,3,5,7
Nepal Airlines Kansai 2,4,6
Nepal Airlines Bangkok 1,3,5
Nepal Airlines Hongkong 2,4
South Asia
Air India Delhi Daily
Air India Kolkata 1,2,4,6
Air India Varanasi 2,4,6,7
Indigo Delhi Daily
Nepal Airlines Delhi Daily
Nepal Airlines Bangalore 2,4,6
Nepal Airlines Mumbai 3,5,7
Bhutan Airlines Paro Daily

Note : The above data has been collected from various sources. For additional schedules of International flights to Nepal, please contact respective airlines or seek help from the local travel agent.