Distance from Australia to India

Name Australia India
Country flag Flag of Australia Flag of India
Country ISO code AU / AUS IN / IND
Continent Oceania Asia
Continent code OC AS
Capital Canberra -
Total cities 5609 254309
Cost of living Cost of living in Australia Cost of living in India
DD coordinates -26.439092 / 133.281323 21.128996 / 82.779220
DMS coordinates -26°26'20.73" S / 133°16'52.76" E 21°07'44.38" N / 82°46'45.19" E
UTM coordinates 53J 328627.65305561 7074543.4108587 44Q 684775.02313724 2337458.4348556
Time zone Australia/Canberra -
Airports Airports in Australia: 1749 Airports in India: 285
Miles from Australia to India: 4715
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There are many ways to find how far is Australia from India, the distance calculated in kilometers and miles by Haversine formula - distance between coordinates: -26.439092 / 133.281323 (AU) and 21.128996 / 82.779220 (IN).


When trying to get from Australia to India, a traveler needs to cover the distance of 7588 km / 4715 mil. Surely, both AU and IN are big enough for the distance to vary considerably depending on how it is measured.

Commonly, the shortest distance is calculated as the crow flies, meaning the most direct path between two points. However, to get more precise results, it is important to specify the remoteness of these points. So, the distance is shown as a straight line between the departure coordinates of -26.439092 / 133.281323 and the arrival coordinates of 21.128996 / 82.779220.

Obviously, the fastest way to travel from Australia to India is by plane. Given the average speed of modern aircraft, the flight time is estimated as 9 hours, 1 minute. Yet, the flight length may also vary based on a number of factors, such as the speed of a specific airliner, its route, and airports of departure and arrival.

Besides, the time is calculated without transfer activities, which may involve different modes of transportation. So, how far is it from Australia to India? The average figures for different transportation options are shown on this web page, calculated by a precise formula of spherical trigonometry.

Travel time by different modes of transport

Depart from Australia (AU)
Arrives in India (IN)
Distance between Australia and India 7588 km / 4715 mil
Avg car duration 84 hours, 18 minutes (90 km/h)
Avg bus duration 126 hours, 27 minutes (60 km/h)
Avg train duration 75 hours, 52 minutes (100 km/h)
Avg flight duration 8 hours, 25 minutes (900 km/h)

* Estimated time when driving in a straight line at the same speed.

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People also ask - FAQ

The shortest distance between AU and IN is 7588 kilometers = 4715 miles, the calculation is carried out using the formula Haversine between latitude / longitude points on the Earth's surface, using an ellipsoidal model.
The shortest flight distance from AU to IN is 7588 kilometers = 4715 miles. If you travel by airplane (average speed of 560 miles) flight time to IN takes approximately 8 hours, 25 minutes.
It will take you about 126 hours, 27 minutes to drive from Australia (AU) to India (IN), plus time for stops like food breaks, bathroom breaks, gas breaks and overnight stays.
Yes, but conditions apply when entering Australia from India.
Reverse direction from India to Australia.