Distance from India to Saint Helena

Name India Saint Helena
Country flag Flag of India Flag of Saint Helena
Country ISO code IN / IND SH / SHN
Continent Asia Africa
Continent code AS AF
Capital - -
Total cities 254309 4
Cost of living Cost of living in India Cost of living in Saint Helena
DD coordinates 21.128996 / 82.779220 -15.965528 / -5.711485
DMS coordinates 21°07'44.38" N / 82°46'45.19" E -15°57'55.90" S / -5°42'41.34" W
UTM coordinates 44Q 684775.02313724 2337458.4348556 30L 209751.73634665 8232987.5986584
Time zone - -
Airports Airports in India: 285 Airports in Saint Helena: 2
Straight distance from India to Saint Helena is 10489 kilometers (6518 miles).
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There are many ways to find how far is India from Saint Helena, the distance calculated in kilometers and miles by Haversine formula - distance between coordinates: 21.128996 / 82.779220 (IN) and -15.965528 / -5.711485 (SH).


When trying to get from India to Saint Helena, a traveler needs to cover the distance of 10489 km / 6518 mil. Surely, both IN and SH 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 21.128996 / 82.779220 and the arrival coordinates of -15.965528 / -5.711485.

Obviously, the fastest way to travel from India to Saint Helena is by plane. Given the average speed of modern aircraft, the flight time is estimated as 12 hours, 29 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 India to Saint Helena? 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 India (IN)
Arrives in Saint Helena (SH)
India to Saint Helena distance 10489 km / 6518 mil
Avg car duration 116 hours, 32 minutes (90 km/h)
Avg bus duration 174 hours, 49 minutes (60 km/h)
Avg train duration 104 hours, 53 minutes (100 km/h)
Avg flight duration 11 hours, 39 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 IN and SH is 10489 kilometers = 6518 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 IN to SH is 10489 kilometers = 6518 miles. If you travel by airplane (average speed of 560 miles) flight time to SH takes approximately 11 hours, 39 minutes.
It will take you about 174 hours, 49 minutes to drive from India (IN) to Saint Helena (SH), plus time for stops like food breaks, bathroom breaks, gas breaks and overnight stays.
Yes, but conditions apply when entering India from Saint Helena.