Kathmandu to Lukla via Ramechhap Manthali

Highest Altitude




Best Season

Spring and Autumn


Kathmandu to Ramechhap Manthali Transportation services happened due to the change of Direct flight to Lukla from Kathmandu. This diversion of flight resulted in Manthali to Lukla flight.

Travelers Visiting Nepal now need to take either Bus Transportation or Private car Transportation to reach the Ramechhap Manthali Airport.

Ramechhap Manthali Airport

Ramechhap Manthali Airport is located in the district of Ramechhap serving the Manthali Municipality. It is in Bagmati province located right on the bank of the Tamakoshi river.

As of October 2022, every flight operated to Lukla is from Ramechhap Manthali Airport.

This Airport is operated by a civil aviation authority of Nepal. The elevation at which this airport is located is 474m.

Ramechhap Manthali Airport runway is approximately 530m.

The distance from Kathmandu to Ramechhap Manthali Airport is about 130 kilometers.

Kathmandu to Ramechhap Airport by Bus

Taking a Bus from Kathmandu to Ramechhap Manthali Airport was quite difficult in the past. But now Travel Away Treks is operating daily Bus services to the Ramechhap Manthali Airport.

Our Buses are Tourist coaster or Hiace bus. Tourist.

The tourist coaster bus is 20 seaters and the Hiace bus is of 15 seaters.

Kathmandu to Ramechhap Airport by private Car or Jeep

It is a much better option to take a private car to Ramechhap Manthali. Taking a private vehicle to Ramechhap Manthali is a bit more expensive than the Bus ride but it is still much more comfortable than the bus ride.

Kathmandu to Ramechhap Transportation Cost

Kathmandu to Ramechhap Manthali Transportation Costs are as listed Below:

  • By Bus/Hiace: 45USD per person
  • By Private car: 150USD per person
  • By private jeep: 230USD

Accommodation in Ramechhap Manthali

We do also provide Accommodation services in Ramechhap Manthali, All the hotels booked by us in Manthali will be nearby the Manthali Airport.

Walking Distance from the Hotel to the Manthali Airport is about 5 minutes.

Note: There is a selective number of Hotels available in Manthali so you cannot choose the category as high-category accommodation is not available there. We just provide this service so that you won’t have to face the tiring night ride before your trek.

Booking Kathmandu to Ramechhap Transportation

We do provide you with the Kathmandu to Ramechhap Transportation Booking services at your preferred dates. For this you need to contact us or just send us a Whatsapp message.

Whatsapp: +9779861499035

For more information on Kathmandu to Ramechhap Manthali and then to Lukla airport click here


Outline Itinerary

  • Morning 1:00am Departure

Detailed Itinerary

Morning 1:00am Departure

Trek Distance :

130 Kilometer

Highest Altitude :


Trek Duration :

4.5 hours

Morning 1 am you need to be at the place just by the Thamel, Sanchayakos.

In front of the Garden of Dreams, you will find your vehicle.

The bus will depart from around 1.30 to 2 am. It will reach Manthali by 6 am.



Frequently Asked Questions

How do I pay for this Trip?
For payment, you simply contact the Travel Away Trek WhatsApp support Team or direct message via email and just make a deposit to the Travel Away team's stated bank address
Do all the departures are guaranteed?
Yes, whichever bookings we take all the departures are 100 percent guaranteed.
What is the cancellation policy?
To cancel the trip you need to contact Travel Away 15 days prior to departure.
Do you take responsibility of the luggage?
We do not take responsibility for Luggage in case you lost or stolen in the way. In a situation such as if you forgot your belongings in the vehicle that you ride, we will help you find or collect it.

Client Reviews

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    February 26, 2023

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    March 25, 2019
  • star rating  Trip was better and the Guide speak good English and have an excellent service

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    October 17, 2018

    star rating  I chose this agency randomly and I am very happy to have stoped there.
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    October 29, 2018

    star rating  Super helpful start to Nepal Trip! - Sudip was fantastic and made our arrival to Nepal super easy. He coordinated a ride for us from the aiport to Manthali where we flew to Lukla, a hotel for... read more

    November 29, 2022


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