Travel to Biratnagar
The Central Office of Eastern Regional Eye Care Programme (EREC-P) is in Biratnagar, in South-East Nepal. Biratnagar has its own airport and is close to the Indian border town Jogbani. Bihar is the neighbouring Indian state.
Biratnagar – Kathmandu domestic flights
From several Indian airports to Bagdogra airport (West Bangal, India)
Direct buses from Kathmandu, Pokhara, Birgunj, Nepalgunj, Kakadvitta etc. to Biratnagar.
Jogbani and Siliguri are the nearest entry points for Nepal by train from India.
Travel to Lahan
Lahan is located in South-East Nepal, at the East-West Highway close to the Indian border, neighboring the Indian state Bihar.
From Kathmandu by bus (10 hours) or by domestic flight to either Janakpur (85 km west of Lahan) or Biratnagar (125 km east of Lahan) and continuation by local bus.
From India by train and road via Jayanagar or Laukaha as entry points to
Eastern Regional Eye Care Programme-Central Office
Atithi Marga, Biratnagar-17 (East of Police Training Center), Morang
Ph: +977-21-436360, 436361 (new Numbers)
Fax: +977-21-436359 (new)
Sagarmatha Choudhary Eye Hospital
Ph: +977-33-560402, 560491
Biratnagar Eye Hospital
Atithi Marga, Biratnagar-13 (East of Police Training Center)
Ph: +977-9844653486; +977-21-436360, 436361