Distance from Maldives to Russia

Name Maldives Russia
Country flag Flag of Maldives Flag of Russia
Country ISO code MV / MDV RU / RUS
Continent Asia Europe
Continent code AS EU
Capital Male Moscow
Total cities 25 8899
Cost of living Cost of living in Maldives Cost of living in Russia
DD coordinates 1.977247 / 73.536103 55.000000 / 103.000000
DMS coordinates 1°58'38.09" N / 73°32'9.97" E 55°00'0.00" N / 103°00'0.00" E
UTM coordinates 43N 337183.5056654 218617.83814314 48U 372071.8086231 6096620.7070769
Time zone Indian/Maldives Europe/Moscow
Airports Airports in Maldives: 16 Airports in Russia: 874
Straight distance from Maldives to Russia is 6469 kilometers (4019 miles).

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There are many ways to find how far is Maldives from Russia, the distance calculated in kilometers and miles by Haversine formula - distance between coordinates: 1.977247 / 73.536103 (MV) and 55.000000 / 103.000000 (RU).


When trying to get from Maldives to Russia, a traveler needs to cover the distance of 6469 km / 4019 mil. Surely, both MV 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 1.977247 / 73.536103 and the arrival coordinates of 55.000000 / 103.000000.

Obviously, the fastest way to travel from Maldives to Russia is by plane. Given the average speed of modern aircraft, the flight time is estimated as 7 hours, 42 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 Russia? The average figures for different transportation options are shown on this web page, calculated by a precise formula of spherical trigonometry.

Reverse direction from Russia to Maldives.

Travel time by different modes of transport

Depart from Maldives (MV)
Arrives in Russia (RU)
Maldives to Russia distance 6469 km / 4019 mil
Avg car duration 71 hours, 52 minutes (90 km/h)
Avg bus duration 107 hours, 48 minutes (60 km/h)
Avg train duration 64 hours, 41 minutes (100 km/h)
Avg flight duration 7 hours, 11 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 RU is 6469 kilometers = 4019 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 RU is 6469 kilometers = 4019 miles. If you travel by airplane (average speed of 560 miles) flight time to RU takes approximately 7 hours, 11 minutes.
It will take you about 107 hours, 48 minutes to drive from Maldives (MV) to Russia (RU), plus time for stops like food breaks, bathroom breaks, gas breaks and overnight stays.
Yes, but conditions apply when entering Maldives from Russia.