Private airlines companies slash domestic fare

4th Jul, 2017 | Tourism Mail Crew

KATHMANDU, July 4: Private airlines companies have decided to slash the fare for domestic flights, following a fall in the prices of air turbine fuel. The Nepal Oil Corporation (NOC) few days ago   decreased the ATF prices.

According to Airline Operators Association of  Nepal's spokesperson Ghanshyam Acharya, private airline operators decided to make some adjustments in the fare toward the domestic flights in the wake in the NAC decision to slash the ATF price from Rs 86 per liter to Rs 84 per liter few days ago.

Budda Air's marketing manager Binita Thapa said, the revised domestic fare price shall come into effect from coming Wednesday, July 5.

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Kathmandu-Biratnagar                                  Rs 7,200                                                                    Rs 7,104

Kathmandu- Bhadrapur                                 Rs 8,700                                                                   Rs 8,676

Kathmandu-Bhairahawa                                Rs 6,000                                                                   Rs 5,913

Kathmandu- Dhangadhi                                Rs 12,200                                                                  Rs 12,019

Kathmandu-Nepalgunj                                   Rs 9,500                                                                   Rs 8,365

Kathmandu-Pokhara                                       Rs 4,700                                                                   Rs 4,634

Kathmandu-Janakpur                                     Rs 4,000                                                                  Rs 3,948

Kathmandu-Simara                                         Rs  3,045                                                                   Rs 3,005

Kathmandu-Bharatpur                                   Rs 3,500                                                                    Rs 3,353

Kathmandu-Tumlingtar                                 Rs 5,700                                                                    Rs 5,623


The above mentioned fare is one-way fare and the fare for mountain flight has also been decreased from Rs 11,000 to 10,862.