Office hours in Nepal

Business hours in Kathmandu:

Government offices are open from 10 am to 5 pm Sunday through Thursday in summer and from 10 am to 4 pm in winter. On Fridays Government offices open from 10 a.m. to 3 pm. Most business offices including travel, trekking and tour agencies are open from 9 am to 6 pm Sunday through Saturday. Embassies and international organizations are open from 9 am to 5 pm Monday through Friday. Most shops open after 10 am and close at about 7/8 pm and are usually closed on Saturday.

Business hours outside Kathmandu:

Government offices are open from 10 am to 4 pm from Sunday through Thursday in summer and from 10 am to 4 pm in winter. On Fridays Government offices open from 10 am to 3 pm. Banks are open from 10 am to 3 pm Sunday through Thursday. On Fridays, banks remain open until 12 pm only. Business offices are open from 10 am to 5 pm Sunday through Friday. Recently many private banks have re-organized to have different branches open at various different times making banking hours longer.

Office Hours of Nepal Immigration

Sunday to Thursday: 10 am – 5 pm in summer 10 am – 4 pm in winter (Nov. to Jan.) Friday: 10 am 3 pm.
Visa Application Hours: Sunday to Thursday: 10 am – 3 pm Friday 10 am – 1 PM.
Note: Government offices are close in government holidays.