Name Nepal (Cost of living)
Country ISO codes NP / NPL
Continent Asia
Continent code AS
Capital Kathmandu
Area 14335
DD coordinates 28.397362 / 84.125760
DMS coordinates 28°23'50.50" N / 84°07'32.74" E
UTM coordinates 45R 218375.77240515 3144582.7647273
Total cities 14043
Flag of Nepal

Nepal on map

Nepal is a part of the Asia continent. It's geographical location is subject to the ISO (International Organization for Standardization) standardization, which, for Nepal, is NP.

It's territory covers an area of 14335 square kilometers. The country’s administration comes from Kathmandu, the capital city of Nepal. On nationwide level, Nepali is declared to be the official language(es) of the country.

On its territory, there are multiple nationalities and ethnic groups represented, such as Nepalese. Highways and other transport links are characterized by a rather left-side road traffic. Traveling by car, people can drive 27990 km of roadways. Railway surfaces by length cover a total area of 59 km.

Regular telecommunication operations are performed with the use of 977 prefix. Citizens and residents of the country use NPR as the main currency to purchase goods and pay for services. Most people in Nepal live according to the Asia/Kathmandu time zone, which is also the one used in Kathmandu.

More about Nepal

Official languages Nepali
Nationalities Nepalese
Road traffic Left
Domain zone .np
Phone codes 977
Currencies NPR
Life expectancy males Ø 69,0 years
Life expectancy females Ø 71,9 years
Birthrate 19,9 ‰
Deathrate 6,4 ‰
Males/Females 45,6%/54,4%


GDP 2,02 bn $
Exportations 2727,9 M $
Importations 13834,9 M $
Tourism receipts 803,00 M $
Unemployment rate 4,4%
Inflation rate 5,57%
Corruption index 33 (bad)
Energy consumption 5,0 bn kWh

Land use

29% Agricultural areas 42314 km²
25% Forest 37325 km²
0% Water areas 3830 km²
46% Others 67541 km²


Roadways 27990 km
Railways 59 km
Airports 50

Nepal cities by first letter

Filter by starting letters of the city (cities - 14043):

ISO 2 Flag Name Continent Capital Distance
CHL Flag of Chile Chile South America Santiago 17521 km
PER Flag of Peru Peru South America Lima 16961 km
ARG Flag of Argentina Argentina South America Buenos Aires 16839 km
PCN Flag of Pitcairn Islands Pitcairn Islands Oceania - 16762 km
ECU Flag of Ecuador Ecuador South America Quito 16509 km
BOL Flag of Bolivia Bolivia South America Sucre 16443 km
PRY Flag of Paraguay Paraguay South America Asuncion 16247 km
URY Flag of Uruguay Uruguay South America Montevideo 16171 km
FLK Flag of Falkland Islands Falkland Islands South America - 16043 km
COL Flag of Colombia Colombia South America Bogota 15645 km
ISO 2 Flag Name Continent Capital Distance
BTN Flag of Bhutan Bhutan Asia - 627 km
BGD Flag of Bangladesh Bangladesh Asia Dhaka 812 km
IND Flag of India India Asia - 820 km
PAK Flag of Pakistan Pakistan Asia Islamabad 1447 km
MMR Flag of Myanmar [Burma] Myanmar [Burma] Asia Naypyidaw 1643 km
KGZ Flag of Kyrgyzstan Kyrgyzstan Asia Bishkek 1661 km
TJK Flag of Tajikistan Tajikistan Asia Dushanbe 1662 km
AFG Flag of Afghanistan Afghanistan Asia Kabul 1677 km
CHN Flag of China China Asia Beijing 2054 km
UZB Flag of Uzbekistan Uzbekistan Asia Tashkent 2285 km

There are many ways to find how far is Nepal (NP) from other places on map, North pole, Equator or South pole, there are 2 common methods - the distance calculated in kilometers and miles by Haversine formula.

From Nepal to Haversine
North pole 6850 km 4256 mil
Equator 9433 km 5862 mil
South pole 13165 km 8180 mil

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41339 Airports

People also ask - FAQ

The most longest distances between Nepal and Chile is 17521 kilometers or 10887 miles.
The most smallest distances between Nepal and Bhutan is 627 kilometers or 390 miles.
We found information about 14043 cities.
The capital of NP is Kathmandu with population in 2022 over 975453 people.
The area of Nepal (NP) is 14335 square kilometers.
Yes, Nepal is part of the continent of Asia.
Official name of NP is The Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal.
Nepal has approximately 50 airports.