No Hidden Costs 24/7 Support Free Cancellation

Distance from Maldives to Mauritius

Name Maldives Mauritius
Country flag Flag of Maldives Flag of Mauritius
Country ISO code MV / MDV MU / MUS
Continent Asia Africa
Continent code AS AF
Capital Male -
Total cities 25 365
Cost of living Cost of living in Maldives Cost of living in Mauritius
DD coordinates 1.977247 / 73.536103 -20.206650 / 57.675500
DMS coordinates 1°58'38.09" N / 73°32'9.97" E -20°12'23.94" S / 57°40'31.80" E
UTM coordinates 43N 337183.5056654 218617.83814314 40K 570569.41615396 7765506.8421814
Time zone Indian/Maldives -
Straight distance from Maldives to Mauritius is 3013 kilometers (1872 miles).

Travel information from Maldives to Mauritius

The distance between MV and MU is 1872 miles (3013 km), which can be covered by car, bus, train or ship.

However, the fastest way to travel from Maldives to Mauritius is by plane.

The average flight time is 3 hours, 20 minutes.

How many hours a traveler will have to spend getting from MV to MU also depends on the mode of transport for travel.

Depart from Maldives (MV)
Arrives in Mauritius (MU)
Maldives to Mauritius distance 3013 km / 1872 mil
Avg car duration 33 hours, 28 minutes (90 km/h)
Avg bus duration 50 hours, 12 minutes (60 km/h)
Avg train duration 30 hours, 7 minutes (100 km/h)
Avg flight duration 3 hours, 20 minutes (900 km/h)

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

Distance calculator from MV to MU

246 Countries
1211337 Cities
41339 Airports

Distance converter

There are many ways to find how far is Maldives from Mauritius, the distance calculated in kilometers and miles by Haversine formula - distance between coordinates: 1.977247 / 73.536103 (MV) and -20.206650 / 57.675500 (MU).


When trying to get from Maldives to Mauritius, a traveler needs to cover the distance of 3013 km / 1872 mil. Surely, both MV and MU 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 1.977247 / 73.536103 and the arrival coordinates of -20.206650 / 57.675500.

Obviously, the fastest way to travel from Maldives to Mauritius is by plane. Given the average speed of modern aircraft, the flight time is estimated as 3 hours, 35 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 Maldives to Mauritius? The average figures for different transportation options are shown on this web page, calculated by a precise formula of spherical trigonometry.

Reverse direction from Mauritius to Maldives.

Related distances to Mauritius

People also ask - FAQ

The shortest distance between MV and MU is 3013 kilometers = 1872 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 MV to MU is 3013 kilometers = 1872 miles. If you travel by airplane (average speed of 560 miles) flight time to MU takes approximately 3 hours, 20 minutes.
It will take you about 50 hours, 12 minutes to drive from Maldives (MV) to Mauritius (MU), plus time for stops like food breaks, bathroom breaks, gas breaks and overnight stays.
Yes, but conditions apply when entering Maldives from Mauritius.