The cheapest times to fly from KTM to BOM are
- February 5th to April 8th (except the week of February 19th)
- May 14th to September 16th
based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from KTM to BOM is mid August. Prices can be as high as $2242 for Tuesday flights during mid April, or as low as $212 for Wednesday flights around mid August.
When to Fly to Mumbai
Flying from Kathmandu (KTM) to Mumbai (BOM) will usually cost between $213 to $323 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid August with an average ticket price of $231. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid April, with an average price of $807. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $577 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $256 can be considered a good price for a round-trip KTM to BOM flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the KTM to BOM route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the KTM to BOM flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Kathmandu. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.16, which is far below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Tuesdays are the most expensive days to fly to Mumbai, and Mondays are the most expensive days to return to Kathmandu. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $99 (28%) on this flight.
Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $235. Return trip prices are from the BOM to KTM flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from KTM to BOM can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 46 minutes may be realistic.
Flight Hacking KTM to BOM
Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from KTM to BOM — but Champion Traveler does!
- Price for both tickets: $242
- Average savings: $14 (5.47%)
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from KTM to BOM? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 17 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Arabia, Air India, Bhutan Airlines, Cathay Pacific, China Southern, Emirates, Etihad, flydubai, IndiGo, Malaysia Airlines, Malindo Air, Nepal Airlines, Oman Air, Qatar Airways, Singapore Airlines, THAI, Thai Lion Mentari, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport to Tribhuvan International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 989 miles or 1592 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from KTM to BOM?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop KTM to BOM flight is about 2 hour 46 minutes.
How many flights go between Kathmandu and Mumbai?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 55 available flights from KTM to BOM.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Tribhuvan International Airport|
|Destination airport name||Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport|
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