Distance from Georgia to Sri Lanka

Name Georgia Sri Lanka
Country flag Flag of Georgia Flag of Sri Lanka
Country ISO code GE / GEO LK / LKA
Continent Asia Asia
Continent code AS AS
Capital Tbilisi Colombo
Total cities 324 11016
Cost of living Cost of living in Georgia Cost of living in Sri Lanka
DD coordinates 42.320785 / 43.371362 7.877422 / 80.700343
DMS coordinates 42°19'14.82" N / 43°22'16.90" E 7°52'38.72" N / 80°42'1.23" E
UTM coordinates 38T 365797.85965862 4686677.9272624 44N 466968.08569797 870758.56428869
Time zone Asia/Tbilisi Asia/Colombo
Airports Airports in Georgia: 20 Airports in Sri Lanka: 16
Straight distance from Georgia to Sri Lanka is 5290 kilometers (3287 miles).

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There are many ways to find how far is Georgia from Sri Lanka, the distance calculated in kilometers and miles by Haversine formula - distance between coordinates: 42.320785 / 43.371362 (GE) and 7.877422 / 80.700343 (LK).


When trying to get from Georgia to Sri Lanka, a traveler needs to cover the distance of 5290 km / 3287 mil. Surely, both GE and LK 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 42.320785 / 43.371362 and the arrival coordinates of 7.877422 / 80.700343.

Obviously, the fastest way to travel from Georgia to Sri Lanka is by plane. Given the average speed of modern aircraft, the flight time is estimated as 6 hours, 17 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 Georgia to Sri Lanka? The average figures for different transportation options are shown on this web page, calculated by a precise formula of spherical trigonometry.

Reverse direction from Sri Lanka to Georgia.

Travel time by different modes of transport

Depart from Georgia (GE)
Arrives in Sri Lanka (LK)
Georgia to Sri Lanka distance 5290 km / 3287 mil
Avg car duration 58 hours, 46 minutes (90 km/h)
Avg bus duration 88 hours, 9 minutes (60 km/h)
Avg train duration 52 hours, 53 minutes (100 km/h)
Avg flight duration 5 hours, 52 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 GE and LK is 5290 kilometers = 3287 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 GE to LK is 5290 kilometers = 3287 miles. If you travel by airplane (average speed of 560 miles) flight time to LK takes approximately 5 hours, 52 minutes.
It will take you about 88 hours, 9 minutes to drive from Georgia (GE) to Sri Lanka (LK), plus time for stops like food breaks, bathroom breaks, gas breaks and overnight stays.
Yes, but conditions apply when entering Georgia from Sri Lanka.