Distance from Canada to Russia

Name Canada Russia
Country flag Flag of Canada Flag of Russia
Country ISO code CA / CAN RU / RUS
Continent North America Europe
Continent code NA EU
Capital Ottawa Moscow
Total cities 2920 8899
Cost of living Cost of living in Canada Cost of living in Russia
DD coordinates 56.000000 / -96.000000 55.000000 / 103.000000
DMS coordinates 56°00'0.00" N / -96°00'0.00" W 55°00'0.00" N / 103°00'0.00" E
UTM coordinates 15V 312928.56088889 6210141.3274931 48U 372071.8086231 6096620.7070769
Time zone America/Toronto Europe/Moscow
Airports Airports in Canada: 1350 Airports in Russia: 874
Straight distance from Canada to Russia is 7553 kilometers (4693 miles).
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There are many ways to find how far is Canada from Russia, the distance calculated in kilometers and miles by Haversine formula - distance between coordinates: 56.000000 / -96.000000 (CA) and 55.000000 / 103.000000 (RU).


When trying to get from Canada to Russia, a traveler needs to cover the distance of 7553 km / 4693 mil. Surely, both CA and RU 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 56.000000 / -96.000000 and the arrival coordinates of 55.000000 / 103.000000.

Obviously, the fastest way to travel from Canada to Russia is by plane. Given the average speed of modern aircraft, the flight time is estimated as 8 hours, 59 minutes. 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 Canada to Russia? The average figures for different transportation options are shown on this web page, calculated by a precise formula of spherical trigonometry.

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Travel time by different modes of transport

Depart from Canada (CA)
Arrives in Russia (RU)
Canada to Russia distance 7553 km / 4693 mil
Avg car duration 83 hours, 55 minutes (90 km/h)
Avg bus duration 125 hours, 52 minutes (60 km/h)
Avg train duration 75 hours, 31 minutes (100 km/h)
Avg flight duration 8 hours, 23 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 CA and RU is 7553 kilometers = 4693 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 CA to RU is 7553 kilometers = 4693 miles. If you travel by airplane (average speed of 560 miles) flight time to RU takes approximately 8 hours, 23 minutes.
It will take you about 125 hours, 52 minutes to drive from Canada (CA) to Russia (RU), plus time for stops like food breaks, bathroom breaks, gas breaks and overnight stays.
Yes, but conditions apply when entering Canada from Russia.