Distance from Tuvalu to Christmas Island

Name Tuvalu Christmas Island
Country flag Flag of Tuvalu Flag of Christmas Island
Country ISO code TV / TUV CX / CXR
Continent Oceania Asia
Continent code OC AS
Capital - -
Total cities 5 3
Cost of living Cost of living in Tuvalu -
DD coordinates -7.478442 / 178.679921 -10.491231 / 105.622982
DMS coordinates -7°28'42.39" S / 178°40'47.72" E -10°29'28.43" S / 105°37'22.73" E
UTM coordinates 60M 685379.46550748 9173006.7131367 48L 568172.21892242 8840206.9693042
Time zone - -
Airports Airports in Tuvalu: 1 Airports in Christmas Island: 1
Straight distance from Tuvalu to Christmas Island is 8014 kilometers (4980 miles).
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There are many ways to find how far is Tuvalu from Christmas Island, the distance calculated in kilometers and miles by Haversine formula - distance between coordinates: -7.478442 / 178.679921 (TV) and -10.491231 / 105.622982 (CX).


Find out the distance from Tuvalu to Christmas Island using our online calculator to plan your trip with maximum comfort, understanding the TV to CX distance is also helpful for choosing the most suitable mode of transport.

To learn an answer to the question "How far is Tuvalu from Christmas Island?", enter the countries names or opt for our list of cities for each destination. Geographically, your departure coordinates are -7.478442 / 178.679921 while you arrive at -10.491231 / 105.622982. The calculator shows the shortest distance between TV and CX and illustrates the route as a straight line on the map.

So, how far is it from Tuvalu to Christmas Island? The distance is 8014 km / 4980 mil, and it displays remoteness based on the haversine formula, which factors in the spherical shape of the Earth for more precise results.

Also, the service will show you how many hours from Tuvalu to Christmas Island by air, car and other modes of transport according to the average speed of each transportation type. For example, the flight time is 9 hours, 32 minutes while the IATA country codes are (TV to CX).

Reverse direction from Christmas Island to Tuvalu.

Travel time by different modes of transport

Depart from Tuvalu (TV)
Arrives in Christmas Island (CX)
Tuvalu to Christmas Island distance 8014 km / 4980 mil
Avg car duration 89 hours, 2 minutes (90 km/h)
Avg bus duration 133 hours, 34 minutes (60 km/h)
Avg train duration 80 hours, 8 minutes (100 km/h)
Avg flight duration 8 hours, 54 minutes (900 km/h)

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

Tuvalu and Christmas Island on map

People also ask - FAQ

The shortest way from TV and CX is 8014 kilometers = 4980 miles.
To get from TV to CX by plane, you need to travel 8014 kilometers = 4980 miles. With an average plane speed of 560 miles, the journey to CX will take about 8 hours, 54 minutes.
You’ll spend approximately 133 hours, 34 minutes travelling from Tuvalu (TV) to Christmas Island (CX), but you also need to factor in possible stops for a night’s rest, food breaks, refueling your car, and others pauses.
Yes, you can travel to Tuvalu from Christmas Island provided that the entry regulations are met.