Nepal Customs, Currency & Airport Tax regulations summary

Customs, Currency & Airport tax

All about Nepal
Capital city: Kathmandu
Currency: Nepalese Rupee (NPR)
Local time: GMT + 5.45
Telephone code: + 977
Bank: Closed on Saturday open on Sunday.

Customs Rules

Import regulations:

Free import: - 250 cigarettes, 50 cigars and 20 grams of tobacco;- whisky/wine not exceeding 1.15 liters or beer up to 12 cans;- clo... More information

Export regulations:

Free export of personal effects previously imported and declared by the passenger. A clearance certificate from the Customs is required for export ... More information


Cats and dogs must be accompanied by a veterinarian health and rabies certificate. ... More information

Baggage Clearance regulations:

Baggage is cleared at Kathmandu (KTM).... More information

Airport Embarkation Tax

No airport tax is levied on passengers upon embarkation at the airport.... More information

Currency regulations

Currency Import regulations: Local currency (Nepalese Rupee-NPR) and Indian ... More information

Learn all about regulations for your destination country. From airport tax to be paid on departure, to importing pets, as well as rules on how much currency you may bring into and out of a country.