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Distance from United States to India

Name United States India
Country flag Flag of United States Flag of India
Country ISO code US / USA IN / IND
Continent North America Asia
Continent code NA AS
Capital - -
Total cities 61623 254309
Cost of living Cost of living in United States Cost of living in India
DD coordinates 37.600000 / -95.665000 21.128996 / 82.779220
DMS coordinates 37°36'0.00" N / -95°39'54.00" W 21°07'44.38" N / 82°46'45.19" E
UTM coordinates 15S 264733.07685016 4164775.471571 44Q 684775.02313724 2337458.4348556
Time zone - -
Straight distance from United States to India is 13483 kilometers (8378 miles).

Travel information from United States to India

The distance between US and IN is 8378 miles (13483 km), which can be covered by car, bus, train or ship.

However, the fastest way to travel from United States to India is by plane.

The average flight time is 14 hours, 58 minutes.

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

Depart from United States (US)
Arrives in India (IN)
United States to India distance 13483 km / 8378 mil
Avg car duration 149 hours, 48 minutes (90 km/h)
Avg bus duration 224 hours, 42 minutes (60 km/h)
Avg train duration 134 hours, 49 minutes (100 km/h)
Avg flight duration 14 hours, 58 minutes (900 km/h)

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

How to fly from United States (US) to India (IN)

Straight line flight distance 8378 miles.

Flight direction Origin airport Destination airport Airline Flight № Transfers Return transfers Flight time (min.) Price
Massena (US) - Delhi (IN) MSS DEL 4B 853 1 0 2355 763,00$
San Francisco (US) - Delhi (IN) SFO DEL AI 174 0 0 960 1 602,00$
Updated 19.08.2022

Airports in India

Shirdi Airport SAG VASD M
Tuticorin Airport TCR VOTK S
Gorakhpur Airport GOP VEGK M
Shillong Airport SHL VEBI M
Gwalior Airport GWL VIGR M
All airports in India

Airlines providing flights between US and IN

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There are many ways to find how far is United States from India, the distance calculated in kilometers and miles by Haversine formula - distance between coordinates: 37.600000 / -95.665000 (US) and 21.128996 / 82.779220 (IN).


When trying to get from United States to India, a traveler needs to cover the distance of 13483 km / 8378 mil. Surely, both US and IN 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 37.600000 / -95.665000 and the arrival coordinates of 21.128996 / 82.779220.

Obviously, the fastest way to travel from United States to India is by plane. Given the average speed of modern aircraft, the flight time is estimated as 16 hours, 3 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 United States to India? The average figures for different transportation options are shown on this web page, calculated by a precise formula of spherical trigonometry.

Reverse direction from India to United States.

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People also ask - FAQ

The shortest distance between US and IN is 13483 kilometers = 8378 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 US to IN is 13483 kilometers = 8378 miles. If you travel by airplane (average speed of 560 miles) flight time to IN takes approximately 14 hours, 58 minutes.
It will take you about 224 hours, 42 minutes to drive from United States (US) to India (IN), plus time for stops like food breaks, bathroom breaks, gas breaks and overnight stays.
Yes, but conditions apply when entering United States from India.