Distance from Maldives to Nepal

Name Maldives Nepal
Country flag Flag of Maldives Flag of Nepal
Country ISO code MV / MDV NP / NPL
Continent Asia Asia
Continent code AS AS
Capital Male Kathmandu
Total cities 25 14043
Cost of living Cost of living in Maldives Cost of living in Nepal
DD coordinates 1.977247 / 73.536103 28.397362 / 84.125760
DMS coordinates 1°58'38.09" N / 73°32'9.97" E 28°23'50.50" N / 84°07'32.74" E
UTM coordinates 43N 337183.5056654 218617.83814314 45R 218375.77240515 3144582.7647273
Time zone Indian/Maldives Asia/Kathmandu
Airports Airports in Maldives: 16 Airports in Nepal: 50
Straight distance from Maldives to Nepal is 3145 kilometers (1954 miles).

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There are many ways to find how far is Maldives from Nepal, the distance calculated in kilometers and miles by Haversine formula - distance between coordinates: 1.977247 / 73.536103 (MV) and 28.397362 / 84.125760 (NP).


When trying to get from Maldives to Nepal, a traveler needs to cover the distance of 3145 km / 1954 mil. Surely, both MV and NP 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 28.397362 / 84.125760.

Obviously, the fastest way to travel from Maldives to Nepal is by plane. Given the average speed of modern aircraft, the flight time is estimated as 3 hours, 44 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 Nepal? 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 Maldives (MV)
Arrives in Nepal (NP)
Maldives to Nepal distance 3145 km / 1954 mil
Avg car duration 34 hours, 56 minutes (90 km/h)
Avg bus duration 52 hours, 25 minutes (60 km/h)
Avg train duration 31 hours, 27 minutes (100 km/h)
Avg flight duration 3 hours, 29 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 MV and NP is 3145 kilometers = 1954 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 NP is 3145 kilometers = 1954 miles. If you travel by airplane (average speed of 560 miles) flight time to NP takes approximately 3 hours, 29 minutes.
It will take you about 52 hours, 25 minutes to drive from Maldives (MV) to Nepal (NP), plus time for stops like food breaks, bathroom breaks, gas breaks and overnight stays.
Yes, but conditions apply when entering Maldives from Nepal.