Radio Stations in Nepal

Times are shown in UTC (GMT). Local time in Nepal is UTC + 5 hours 45 minutes.

The national language in Nepal is Nepalese (Nepali), but Nepalese radio stations also broadcast in English and other languages.

A number of FM stations operated by Maoist rebels have also been reported.

Radio Nepal

GPO Box 634
Singh Durbar
KATHMANDU
Tel: +92 51 9214278
Fax: +92 1 4221952

National Programme: 2315-1715

Nepal Radio Stations by Location and Frequency

Frequency (mediumwave and shortwave in kHz, FM in MHz) Transmitter power (kW) Station Notes, Address, Operating times
Baglung
91.6 MHz 0.1 kW Saypatri FM
Baglung
96.4 MHz 0.5 kW Baglung FM
Baglung Suchana Tatha Sanchar Sahakari Sanstha Ltd
Majhkot
GPO Box 11
Baglung
Tel: +977 68 522075
Fax: +977 68 521176
98.6 MHz 0.25 kW Dhaulagiri FM
Aawa Road
Baglung-2
Tel: +977 68 520045
Fax: +977 68 520001
Bajhang
100.6 MHz 0.25 kW Group for Social Development Nepal (Saipal Radio)
GPO 11201 Chainpur-1
Bajhang
Tel: +977 92 690235
Banepa
89.8 MHz 0.5 kW Araniko Broadcasting Community Radio (Radio ABC)
Chetana Nepal
Thula Chowk
Banepa
Kavre
Tel: +977 11 663399
Banke
95.6 MHz Research for Humanism Centre (Bheri Awaj FM)
Praspur-13
Bhrikutinagar
Banke
Bardibas, Central Province
1143 kHz 10 kW Radio Nepal
Transmitter location: Mahottari. Reported INACTIVE.
Bhairahawa, Rupandehi
99.2 MHz Save the Environment Movement (Rupandehi FM)
Narayan Path
Bhaitahawa
Ruopandehi
Tel: +977 71 521002-6
Fax: +977 71 520678
96.1 MHz Radio Kantipur FM
Bharatpur, Chitwan [Chitawan], Central Province
91.6 MHz 0.5 kW Synergy FM
Bharatpur-10
Chitwan
Tel: +977 56 526916
Fax: +977 56 526111
95.2 MHz 2 kW Kalika FM
Bharatpur Height
Bharatpur
Chitwan
Tel: +977 56 527158
Fax: +977 56 527161
96.1 MHz Radio Kantipur FM
99.0 MHz 0.5 kW Parsa FM Pvt Ltd (Birgunj FM)
GPO 55
Birgunj-15
Tel: +977 51 528299
Fax: +977 51 527338
103 MHz 1 kW Radio Nepal
Bhrikutinagar, Nepalgunj [Nepalganj], Banke
94.6 MHz Bageshwori FM
Praspur-13
Bhrikutinagar
Banke
Biratnagar, Eastern Province
88.2 MHz 0.1 kW Kankai Sageet
Biratnagar
Morang
Licensed station, may not yet be on operation.
91.2 MHz 0.5 kW Birat FM (B FM)
Birat Shree Media Network Pvt Ltd
Shanti Chowk
Biratnagar-7
Morang
Tel: +977 21 533471
Fax: +977 21 532508
94.3 MHz 0.5 kW Koshi FM
Hatkhola
Biratnagar-11
Morang
Tel/Fax: +977 21 524665
105.6 MHz Saptakoshi FM
Bhrikuti Marga
Biratnagar-6
106.6 MHz 0.1 kW Sky FM
Bhrikuti Chowk
Biratnagar-6
Morang
Tel/Fax: +977 21 536645
Birgan [Birganj, Birgunj], Central Province
91.4 MHz 1 kW Gadimai FM
Bara Media Pvt Ltd
Panitanki
Birgunj
Parsa
Tel/Fax: +977 51 529191
92.2 MHz 0.25 kW Kalika FM
Planned station, not yet on air.
96.1 MHz Radio Kantipur FM
99.0 MHz 0.5 kW Parsa FM Pvt Ltd (Birgunj FM)
GPO 55
Birgunj-15
Tel: +977 51 528299
Fax: +977 51 527338
100.0 MHz 1 kW Radio Nepal
Buditola, Far-Western Province
*100.0 MHz
1 kW Radio Nepal
Planned station, not yet operating.
Butwal [Butawal], Western Province
94.4 MHz 1 kW Butwal FM
Kalikanagar-12
Bhairahawa
Butwal
Tel: +977 71 546498
Fax: +977 71 546292
96.8 MHz 0.5 kW Lumbini Information and Communication Cooperative Ltd (Radio Lumbini FM)
Anandan Ban Village Development Committee-3
Manigram
Rupandehi
Tel: +977 71 561003
Fax: +977 71 561545
98.2 MHz Tinau FM
Kalikanagar
Butwal-7
Tel: +977 71 550354
Fax: +977 71 550355
Damauli [Damuli]
94.2 MHz 0.5 kW Damauli FM
Tanahun Sanchar Sahakari Sanstha Ltd
Bal Mandir Chowk
Damauli-7
Tanahu
Tel: +977 65 561781
Fax: +977 65 560480
Dang, Mid-Western Province
*100.0 MHz
1 kW Radio Nepal
Planned station, not yet operating.
102.8 MHz Swargadwari Sanchar Kendra (Swargadwari FM)
Tribhuwan Nagerpalika-11 Shivabasti
Dang
Tel/Fax: +977 82 560164
Daunne, Western Province
*100.0 MHz
1 kW Radio Nepal
Planned station, not yet operating.
Dhangadhi, Kailali District
91.4 MHz 0.5 kW Khaptad FM
Khaptad Communication Pvt Ltd
Mohanpur
Geta-7
Kailali
Tel: +977 91 575315
Fax: +977 91 575361
93.8 MHz 1 kW Dinesh FM
Main Road
Dhangadi
Kailali
Tel: +977 91 526838
Fax: +977 91 526701
101.8 MHz Radio Kantipur FM
Dhankuta, Dharan Bazar, North Eastern Province
648 kHz 100 kW Radio Nepal
Transmitter location: Dharan, Sunsari.
92.2 MHz 0.5 kW Community Radio Dhankuta
Samudayik Bikashka Lagi Sanchar Nepal
Dadagaun
Dhankuta-7
Tel: +977 26 520596
96.1 MHz Kantipur FM
Bhedetar
Dhankuta
*97.9 MHz
Image Channel
Not yet on air.
106.2 MHz 0.1 Radio Dhankuta
Bhedetar
Dhankuta
Tel: +977 26 520503
Dharan
95.6 MHz Star FM
Dharan
Sunsari
98.8 MHz 1 kW Bijayapur FM
Bijayapur Media Group Pvt Ltd
Bijayapur
Dharan-10
Sunsari
Tel: +977 25 520944
Fax: +977 25 523733
Dipayal, Far-Western Province
810 kHz 10 kW Radio Nepal
Transmitter location: Doti.
Dolkha [Dolakha]
106.0 MHz 0.1 kW Gaurishankar FM
Dolkha
Janakpur
Licensed station, may not yet be in operation.
106.4 MHz 0.1 kW Radio Kalinchowk
Dolkha
Janakpur
Licensed station, may not yet be in operation.
Gaur
90.8 MHz 0.1-0.5 kW Rautahat FM
Vidyapati Nagar
Gaur-5
Rautahat
Tel: +977 55 520015
Fax: +977 55 521365
Ghorahi
91.4 MHz 1 kW Radio Madhya Paschim
Dang Suchan Tatha Sanchar Sahakari Sanstha Ltd
Sahid Umesh Marg
Ghorahi
Dang
Tel/Fax: +977 82 560916
Gorkha
92.8 MHz 0.5 kW Radio Gorkha
Gorkha Bikash Tatha Sanchar Kendra
Satipeepal
Prithivinarayan-4
Gorkha
Tel/Fax: +977 64 420727
106.4 MHz 0.1 kW Deurali FM
Gorkha
Gulariya
100.6 MHz 0.1 kW Phoolbari FM
Santoshi Tole
Gulariya-6
Bardiya
Hetauda [Hatauda], Central Province
92.9 MHz 0.5 kW Creative Eyes Multimedia & Entertainment Pvt Ltd (Manakamana FM)
GPO 41
Lamsure-9
Hetauda
Tel: +977 57 523929
Fax: +977 57 522055
95.4 MHz Bindabasini Media Pvt Ltd (Bindabasini FM)
GPO 62
Hetauda
Tel: +977 57 525154
Fax: +977 57 520261
96.6 MHz Makwanpur Media Pvt Ltd (Hetauda FM)
GPO 53
Hetauda-4
98.0 MHz 0.1 kW Radio Nepal
Humla, Mid-Western Province
100.0 MHz 0.05 kW Radio Nepal
Illam [Ilam], Eastern Province
90.6 MHz 0.1 kW Radio Fikkal FM
Sanchar Gau
Ramfok
Fikkal-5
Illam
Tel: +977 27 540188
100.0 MHz 1 kW Radio Nepal
Itahari [Ithari], Eastern Province
90.0 MHz 0.5 kW Saptakoshi Media Pvt Ltd (Saptakoshi FM)
GPO 123
Aitabara-4
Itahari
Sunsari
Tel: +977 25 580277
Fax: +977 25 580266
Jaleshwor
106.6 MHz 0.25 kW Radio Appan Mithila
Grameen Samudayik Bikash Sewa Parishad
Main Road
Jaleshwor-5
Mahottari
Tel/Fax: +977 41 521061
Janakpur
91.0 MHz 1 kW Radio Today
Janakpur
Dhanusha
106.0 MHz 0.5 kW Janaki FM
Chetna Nepal Janakpr
Devi Chowk
Janakpur-11
Dhanusha
Tel: +977 41 5527430
Fax: +977 41 5527432
Jhapa
92.6 MHz Kanchen Jangha FM (Kanchanjhanga FM)
Charpane-1
Birtamod [Birtamond]
Jhapa
Tel: +977 23 541023
Fax: +977 23 542612
Jomsom, Western Province
100.0 MHz 0.01 kW Radio Nepal
Jumla, Mid-Western Province
*100.0 MHz
0.1 kW Radio Nepal
Planned station, not yet operating.
105.2 MHz Karnali Integrated Rural Development & Reseach Centre (KIRDARC / Karnali FM)
Bijayanagar-1
Jumla
Kailali
100.4 MHz Backward Society Education (BASE / Ghodaghodi FM)
Attari
Kailali
Tel: +977 91 550408
Kalyanpur
106.8 MHz 0.1 kW Nuwakot FM
Nepal Peace and Development Centre
Kalyanpur
Nuwakot
Kaski
90.6 MHz 0.1 kW Radio Gandaki
Kaski
Kathmandu
792 kHz 100 kW Radio Nepal
Transmitter location: Bhainsepati.
5005v kHz 100 kW Radio Nepal
Transmitter location: Khumaltar, Lalitpur.
Reportedly operating on reduced power at present.
87.6 MHz 0.1 kW Radio Upatyaka

Narayan Pariwar Club
Teku
Kathmandu-12
Tel: +997 1 4223671
Fax: +977 1 4261936
88.8 MHz 0.5 kW NepaliKo Radio

Gathhaghar
Madhyapur-12
Bhaktapur
Tel: +997 1 6633885
Fax: +977 1 4600570
89.4 MHz 0.5 kW Radio Mirmire

MechiKali Sanchar Pvt Ltd
Anamnagar
Kathmandu-32
Tel: +997 1 4770546
Fax: +977 1 4770058
90.0 MHz 0.5 kW Ujyaalo FM (Ujyaalo 90 Network, UNN)

Communication Corner Pvt Ltd
Sanepa
Lalitpur
Tel: +997 1 5551716
Fax: +997 1 5549357
90.6 MHz 0.5 kW Valley FM Pvt Ltd (Times FM)

PO Box 8975
EPC 906
Chabahil
Lalitpur
Tel/Fax: +997 1 4481471
91.2 MHz 0.5 kW Hits Nepal Pvt Ltd (Hits FM)
GPO 21912
Naya Baneshwor
Kathmandu
Tel: +977 1 4780296
Fax: +977 1 4780543/4780191
91.8 MHz 1 kW Rainbow FM Pvt Ltd (Nepal FM)
PO Box 19477
Rabibhawn 13
Kathmandu
Tel: +977 1 4289123
Fax: +977 1 4283895
92.1 MHz British Forces Broadcasting Service (BFBS) English Service
92.4 MHz 0.5 kW Capital FM
Malijarjun FM Pvt Ltd
Saraswati Marg
Thapa Gau
Kathmandu-34
Tel: +977 1 4475345
Fax: +977 1 4475344
93.0 MHz 0.5 kW Gorkha FM
British Gorkha Media Network Pvt Ltd
Anamnagar
Kathmandu-32
Tel: +977 1 4102548
Fax: +977 1 4102549
93.5 MHz Mero FM
Kathmandu
94.0 MHz 0.5 kW Himalaya Broadcasting Company Pvt Ltd (HBC FM)
PO BOX 8974 CPC 94
Anandapur
Tinchule
Boudha
Kathmandu
Tel: +977 1 4489618
Fax: +977 1 4499788
Reportedly now INACTIVE.
94.6 MHz 0.5 kW Kathmandu Metropolitan City Government (Metro FM)
GPO 299
Dillibazar
Kathmandu
Tel: +977 1 442 1246-7
Fax: +977 1 4441248
Ex-106.7 MHz.
95.2 MHz 0.5 kW Radio Broadcasting Services Development Committee (Star FM)
House 120 Gautam Buddha Marg
Anamnagar
Kathmandu
Tel: +977 1 2041125/4224446
Fax: +977 1 4228865
96.1 MHz Radio Kantipur FM
PO Box 14360
Pulchowk
Kathmandu
Tel: +977 1 5541902
Fax: +977 1 5522731
96.8 MHz 0.5 kW Voice of Youth
Boudha
Kathmandu
Tel: +977 1 4463134
Fax: +977 1 4481172
97.2 MHz 0.5 kW Headlines & Music FM
Pulchowk
Lalitpur
97.9 MHz 1 kW Image FM (KATH FM)
PO Box 5566
New Road
Kathmandu
Tel: +977 1 4230368
Fax: +977 1 4241260
98.3 MHz 0.1 kW Keeps FM
Keeps Media Consult Pvt Ltd
81 Kuleshwor Aawash Chettra
Parikrama Road
Kuleshwor
Kathmandu
Tel/Fax: +977 1 4673114
98.8 MHz 0.5 kW National Broadcasting Pvt Ltd (Radio City)
PO 19192
Amnagar [Anamnagar]
Kathmandu
Tel/Fax: +977 1 4232455
99.4 MHz 0.5 kW Maitri FM
Bhassara Vision Pvt Ltd
Lampate
Ravibhawan
Kathmandu-14
Tel: +977 1 4272500
Fax: +977 1 4672294
99.6 MHz British Forces Broadcasting Service (BFBS) Gurkha Service
100.0 MHz 1 kW Radio Nepal
100.6 MHz 0.5 kW ABC News Radio
Sundhara
Kathmandu
Tel/Fax: +977 1 4261545
Fax: +977 1 4254620
101.2 MHz 0.5 kW Classic FM
3rd Floor, Radhakuti Arcade
Putalisadak
Kathmandu
Tel: +977 1 4422058
Fax: +977 1 4424670
101.8 MHz 0.5 kW GopiKrishna FM (Radio Filmy)
GopiKrishna Movies Pvt Ltd
GopiKrishna Nagar
Chabhil
Kathmandu
102.4 MHz 0.5 kW Nepal Forum of Environmental Journalists (Radio Sagarmatha)
PO Box 6958
Bakhundol [Bagdol]
Lalitpur
Tel: +977 1 5545680-1
Fax: +977 1 5530227
103.0 MHz 1 kW Radio Nepal FM Channel (24h BBC World Service relay)
Transmitter location: Khumaltar, Lalitpur.
103.6 MHz 1 kW Image News
PO Box 5566
New Road
Kathmandu
Tel: +977 1 4230368
Fax: +977 1 4241260
104.2 MHz 0.5 kW Paryabaran Chakra Radio / Environment Cycle Radio (ECR FM)
Youth Awareness Environment Cycle Forum (YAEF)
GPO 19355
Badagau
Godawari-1
Lalitpur
Tel/Fax: +977 1 5560782
104.8 MHz 0.1 kW Adhyatma Jyoti FM
GPO 3390
Tiwari Tole
Dillibazar-33
Kathmandu 3390
Tel: +977 1 4424448/4442253
Fax: +977 1 4442250
105.1 MHz 0.1 kW Good News FM (GNFM)
Anamnagar
Kathmandu
105.4 MHz 0.1 kW Bhaktapur FM
GPO Box 111
Ittachen-15
Bhaktapur-11
Tel/Fax: +977 1 6610607
106.0 MHz 0.1 kW CJMC Radio
College of Journalism and Mass Communication
Mandikharka
Mahankal VDC-4
Kathmandu
Tel/Fax: +977 1 4650566
106.3 MHz 0.1 kW Radio Audio
Omkar Building
Naya Baneshwor
Kathmandu-10
Tel: +977 1 4781571
Fax: +977 1 4783879
106.6 MHz 0.1 kW Newa FM
Newar Cultural Centre
Kirtipur
Kathmandu-2
107.0 MHz 0.1 kW TU FM
Kirtipur
Kathmandu-2
107.4 MHz 0.1 kW Radio Abhiyan
Kakani
Kavre
106.7 MHz 0.1 kW Radio Namobuddha
Jugal Association Nepal
Devithan Dada
Kavre-7
Tel: +977 11 490618
Fax: +977 11 490619
Kawasoti
101.0 MHz 0.5 kW Radio Madhya Bindu
Samudayik Sachetna Tatha Sanchar Prathisthan
Campus Chowk
Kawasoti-5
Nawalparasi
Tel: +977 78 540613
Mahendranagar
90.2 MHz 0.5 kW Kanchanpur FM
Sudur Paschim Bikash Sanchar Kendra
Mahendranagar-4
Kanchanpur
Tel: +977 99 525133
96.2 MHz 0.5 kW Radio Mahakali
Campus Road
Mahendranagar-18
Kanchanpur
Tel: +977 99 522114
99.4 MHz 1 kW Shuklaphanta FM
Forum for Local Development
Bhasi
Mahendranagar-1
Kanchanpur
Tel: +977 99 521615
Transmitter location: Nachanthali, Godawari-8, Kailali
Motipur
106.4 MHz 0.1 kW Radio Gurubaga
Prachin Srijanshil Aadiwashi Samaj
Banshgadi
Motipur-8
Bardiya
Tel: +977 84 690407
Nawalparasi
90.2 MHz 0.5 kW Radio Parasi
Parasi Suchana Tatha Sanchar Sahakari Ltd
Ramgram
Parasi-3
Nawalparasi
Tel/Fax: +977 78 521045
101.6 MHz 1 kW Vijaya Community Information & Communications Cooperative Society Ltd (Vijaya FM)
Vijay Samudayik Suchana Tatha Sanchar Sahakari Sanstha Ltd
Vijayanagar
Gaidakot-8
Nawalparasi
Tel: +977 56 522965
Fax: +977 56 522965
Nepalgunj [Nepalganj]
101.8 MHz Radio Kantipur FM
105.4 MHz 0.1 kW Bheri FM
Nepal Press Institute
Shanthi Path
Nepalgunj-17
Banke
Tel: +977 81 525727
Fax: +977 81 522469
Nilkantha
89.4 MHz 0.5 kW Radio Loktantra FM
Nilkantha
Dhading
Possibly now INACTIVE
106.0 MHz 0.1 kW Dhading FM
Nilkantha
Dhading
Okhaldunga
107.6 MHz 0.1 kW Radio Okhaldhunga
Okhaldhunga
Sagarmatha
Licensed station, may not yet be in operation.
Palpa
90.8 MHz 0.5 kW Palpa Communication Cooperative Organization Ltd (Mukti Nath FM) FM
Bisal Bazar-4
Tansen
Palpa
Tel: +977 521663
93.2 MHz Shreenagar FM
Kailash Nagar-7
Tansen
Palpa
Tel: +977 75 521660
99.4 MHz 1 kW Radio Paschimanchal
Hotel Shreenagar
Kailashnagar
Tansen-4
Palpa
Tel: +977 75 521725
Fax: +977 75 521658
103.6 MHz 0.1 kW Radio Rampur
Kaligandi Community Development Centre
Rampur-7
Palpa
Tel: +977 75 529412
Fax: +977 75 529411
106.9 MHz 0.5 kW Madan Pokhara Village Development Committee (Community Radio Madanpokhara)
Madanpokhara
Palpa
Tel/Fax: +977 75 521405
Palung, Makawanpur
107.2 MHz 0.1 kW Palung Multipurpose Cooperative (Palung FM)
Palung BahuUddheshya Sahakari Santha
Aangare
Palung-4
Makwanpur
Tel: +977 57 620161
Fax: +977 57 620155
Transmitter location: Mahottari
Pokhara, Western Province
684 kHz 100 kW Radio Nepal
Transmitter location: Malepatan.
91.0 MHz 2 kW Machhapuchhre FM
GPO 559
Gairapatan
Pokhara
Tel: +977 61 532893
Fax: +977 61 527853
92.2 MHz 0.5 kW Pokhara FM Multi Purpose Cooperative Ltd. (Himchuli FM)
GPO 518
Naya Buspark
Pokhara-9
Tel: +977 61 533383
93.4 MHz 1 kW Radio Annapurna FM
Dautari Bhawan
Gauirapatan-4
Pokhara
Tel: +977 61 533177
Fax: +977 61 532891
95.8 MHz 0.5 kW Pokhara FM
Chiple Dhunga
Pokhara
Tel: +977 61 532583
Fax: +977 61 533131
96.8 MHz 0.1 kW Voice of Youth FM
Planned station, not yet on air.
97.9 MHz 0.5 kW Image FM
99.2 MHz 1 kW Radio Barahi FM
Barahi Prasharan Pvt Ltd
Rastra Bank Chowk
Pokhara-7
Kaski
Tel: +977 61 522222
Fax: +977 61 528055
101.8 MHz 1 kW Radio Kantipur FM
104.6 MHz 0.25 kW Radio Sarangkot
Sarangkot Multi-purpose Cooperative Ltd
Sarangkot-3
Pokhara
Kaski
Tel: +977 61 540462
Siraha
88.8 MHz 0.1 kW Bhalauwahi Samudaik Radio
Siraha
Licensed station, may not yet be in operation.
105.4 MHz 0.1 kW Fulbari Community Radio
Grameen Mahila Bachat Tatha Rin Sahakari Sanstha Ltd
Gramin Chowk
Siraha
Tel: +977 33 561015
Solukhumbu
102.2 MHz Young Star Club (Solu FM)
Salleri Village Development Committee-7
Dorpubazar
Solukhumbu
Surkhet [Surghet, Birendranagar], Mid-Western Province
576 kHz 100 kW Radio Nepal
Relays BBC World Service English/Hindi 1630-1800.
103.4 MHz 0.1 kW Bulbule FM
Bulbule Sanchar Kendra
New Road
Birendranagar-6
Surkhet
Tel/Fax: +977 83 523075
106.4 MHz Bheri Multipurpose Cooperative Organization Ltd (Bheri FM)
Birendranagar-6
Surkhet
Tel: +977 83 521506
Fax: +977 83 521100
107.6 MHz Bulbule Communication Centre (Bulbule FM)
Birendranagar-6
Surkhet
Tamghash
106.2 MHz 0.5 kW Radio Resunga
Bus Park
Tamghash-4
Gulmi
Tel: +977 79 520994
Tulsipur, Dang
101.6 MHz Rapti Sanchar Sewa (Tulsipur FM)
Tulsipur
Dang
Tel: +977 82 521200
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