# Distance between Varanasi (VNS) and Kathmandu (KTM)

Flight distance from Varanasi to Kathmandu (Lal Bahadur Shastri Airport – Tribhuvan International Airport) is 219 miles / 352 kilometers / 190 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 54 minutes.

Driving distance from Varanasi (VNS) to Kathmandu (KTM) is 336 miles / 540 kilometers and travel time by car is about 6 hours 36 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Varanasi to Kathmandu.

Shortest flight path between Lal Bahadur Shastri Airport (VNS) and Tribhuvan International Airport (KTM).

## How far is Kathmandu from Varanasi?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Varanasi and Kathmandu. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 218.661 miles
• 351.901 kilometers
• 190.011 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
• 218.859 miles
• 352.219 kilometers
• 190.183 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

## Airport information

City: Varanasi
Country: India
IATA Code: VNS
ICAO Code: VIBN
Coordinates: 25°27′8″N, 82°51′33″E

B Tribhuvan International Airport
City: Kathmandu
Country: Nepal
IATA Code: KTM
ICAO Code: VNKT
Coordinates: 27°41′47″N, 85°21′32″E

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Varanasi and Kathmandu is 15 minutes. Kathmandu is 15 minutes ahead of Varanasi.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 57 kg (126 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Varanasi (VNS) → Kathmandu (KTM).

Distance:
219
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
219

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