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Book your trip to arrive at Tribhuvan International, or Kathmandu - Sorhakhutte. The most popular airlines for this route are Air New Zealand, Malindo Air, Malaysia Airlines, Qantas, and Jetstar Airways. Christchurch and Kathmandu have 235 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Kathmandu, consider visiting Bhaktapur Durbar Square, Nepal, Boudhanath Stupa, Kathmandu, Nepal, and Swayambhunath Stupa, Kathmandu, Nepal.

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NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Air New ZealandANZNZYesNo
Malindo AirMXDODYesNo
Malaysia AirlinesMASMHYesNo
QantasQFAQFYesNo
Jetstar AirwaysJSTJQNo0
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Nepal COVID-19 travel restrictions

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Most travelers from New Zealand can enter Nepal, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Visa requirements
  • Visa on arrival
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of vaccination for Nepal
  • Mandatory International Traveler Online Arrival Form

Return

COVID-19 testing
  • Travel is allowed with restrictions for vaccinated travelers
  • No proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test is required
  • Mandatory COVID-19 test on arrival
  • Quarantine may be required
Visa requirements
  • Visa on arrival
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of vaccination for New Zealand
  • Mandatory New Zealand Travel Declaration
Additional information
  • Masks are mandatory in certain settings

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in Nepal in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

What are the most popular routes to and from Christchurch?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Christchurch and Auckland, Melbourne, Wellington, Sydney, Gold Coast, Manila, Kuala Lumpur, Singapore, Denpasar, Perth, Ho Chi Minh City, Brisbane, Bangkok, London, Queenstown, Phuket City, Cebu, Napier, Rotorua, Adelaide.
What are the most popular routes to and from Kathmandu?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Kathmandu and London, Sydney, Kuala Lumpur, Melbourne, Taipei, Manila, New Delhi, Hong Kong, Varanasi, Singapore, Ho Chi Minh City, Darwin, Hanoi, Bangkok, Brisbane, Perth, Johor Bahru, Gold Coast, Penang, Dublin.
What airports are near Christchurch?
The main airport in Christchurch is Christchurch International. It is also served by Christchurch International, Hokitika, Timaru.
What airports are near Kathmandu?
The main airport in Kathmandu is Tribhuvan International. It is also served by Tribhuvan International, Pokhara, Gautam Buddha, Janakpur, Bharatpur, Simara.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Christchurch and Kathmandu?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Christchurch and Kathmandu thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Christchurch and Kathmandu can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
What is Virtual Interlining and how do I use it?
Virtual Interlining provides a revolutionary way of traveling. You can combine different modes of transport like flights, trains, and buses into one itinerary. And this often saves money. Thanks to the world's largest carrier database, the Kiwi.com search function enables anyone to mix and match different modes of transport easily.
Which airlines fly between Christchurch and Kathmandu?
Currently, you can fly between Christchurch and Kathmandu with Air New Zealand, Malindo Air, Malaysia Airlines, Qantas, Jetstar Airways.
When's the best time to travel between Christchurch and Kathmandu?
If you don’t have specific dates for your trip between Christchurch and Kathmandu, you can enter a date range into the departure and return fields. Most carriers on the Kiwi.com website allow you to search and book up to six months from the day of your search. Order the search results by the best, cheapest, or fastest route, or find the cheapest outbound and return combination in the pricing table.
What flights operate between Christchurch and Kathmandu?
Traveling between Christchurch and Kathmandu, you can choose between direct (nonstop) flights or flights with one or more stops. You can select the number of stops on your journey, including an overnight stopover, and the duration of the stopover. What's more, you can also select where you want to have your stopover. Want to say "Hi" to a friend in another city en route to your destination? Or fancy a quick round of shopping? Go Multi-City or Nomad and add places to your search that you wish to visit.
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