The 44 seater air conditioned delux bus will complete 650 KM journey between Kathmandu and Siliguri in approximate 18 hours.
The bus will leave Kathmandu daily at 3 PM and reach Siliguri via Kakarvitta-Panitanki border next day at around 9 AM.
The bus fare is 2,000 Nepali Rupees and it is having free WiFi facility. Tickets would be available online.
During Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Nepal visit in 2014 a Motor Vehicle Agreement for Passenger Traffic was signed to facilitate seamless and hassle-free movement of people of both countries and promote tourism.
A total 13 routes have been approved for operating regular bus services between the two countries.
Kathmandu-Siliguri is the 11th route and it would further enhance connectivity between India and Nepal.