The cheapest times to fly from ORF to KTM are

  • February 12th to February 25th
  • March 12th to August 5th (except the weeks of March 19th, March 26th, April 9th, and June 18th)
  • October 15th to October 28th

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 ORF to KTM is late April. Prices can be as high as $4857 for Monday flights during mid December, or as low as $1179 for Wednesday flights around late April.


When to Fly to Kathmandu

Flying from Norfolk, VA (ORF) to Kathmandu (KTM) will usually cost between $1299 to $4374 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late April with an average ticket price of $1277. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $3144. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1867 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1734 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ORF to KTM flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the ORF to KTM route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

ORF to KTM Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ORF to KTM flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Norfolk. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to KTM, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into ORF. Mondays are the most expensive days to fly to Kathmandu, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Norfolk. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $541 (20%) 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 $1751. Return trip prices are from the KTM to ORF flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from ORF to KTM can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 15 hour 3 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking ORF to KTM

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 ORF to KTM — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (ORF > JFK > KTM)

  • Price for both tickets: $1107
  • Average savings: $628 (36.19%)

See ORF to JFK flights

Hack #2: Washington, DC (ORF > IAD > KTM)

  • Price for both tickets: $1232
  • Average savings: $503 (28.98%)

See ORF to IAD flights

Hack #3: Newark, NJ (ORF > EWR > KTM)

  • Price for both tickets: $1345
  • Average savings: $390 (22.46%)

See ORF to EWR flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from ORF to KTM? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, Air India, Alitalia, American, China Southern, Delta, Etihad, KLM, Korean Air, Nepal Airlines, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Tribhuvan International Airport to Norfolk International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7815 miles or 12577 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from ORF to KTM?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ORF to KTM flight is about 15 hour 3 minutes.

How many flights go between Norfolk, VA and Kathmandu?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 9 available flights from ORF to KTM.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeORF
Origination airport nameNorfolk International Airport
CityNorfolk, VA
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeKTM
Destination airport nameTribhuvan International Airport


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