Can You Drive from Saudi Arabia to India?

Can You Drive from Saudi Arabia to India?

Anybody can travel by road to any country in the world, but they need valid documents, proper visas, a decent amount of foreign exchange, and transportation, whether private or public.

Driving from Saudi Arabia to India

Yes, there is no doubt that you can travel from Saudi Arabia to India, but the risks are considerable.

Qatar or Oman to Mumbai, approximately 1,600 km over the Arabian Sea, is the easiest and most direct route if you use a boat.

By road requires a Kuwaiti, Iraqi, Iranian, and Pakistani visa as well as paying for transit visas and dodging highwaymen, and be aware of wild animals.

This video shows you the way. Wish you the best of luck.

Overland Travel from India to Saudi Arabia

While flying is the most common and time-efficient mode of travel between India and Saudi Arabia, overland travel offers a unique adventure for those seeking an off-the-beaten-path experience.

The overland route involves crossing several countries and covering a distance of around 6,000 kilometers (3,728 miles).

The typical overland route from India to Saudi Arabia involves traveling through:

  1. India
  2. Pakistan
  3. Iran
  4. Iraq
  5. Saudi Arabia

Please note that this route requires obtaining visas and permits for each country, and careful planning is essential to ensure a safe and hassle-free journey.

India to Saudi Arabia Distance

The distance between India and Saudi Arabia is approximately 2,800 to 3,100 kilometers (1,740 to 1,926 miles), depending on the specific locations you’re comparing. As both countries have vast territories, the actual distance can vary.

For example, the distance from Mumbai, India to Riyadh, Saudi Arabia is about 2,850 kilometers (1,770 miles), whereas the distance from New Delhi, India to Jeddah, Saudi Arabia is approximately 3,100 kilometers (1,926 miles).

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Waheed Akhtar
I'm Waheed Akhtar, a driving enthusiast in Saudi Arabia. My passion for road safety and education drives me to share valuable insights from my personal journey. Let's connect.



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