Neighbouring Countries of India, Full List

General Knowledge

India is located in the Southern part of Asia. It is the second-largest country in South- East Asia. It is in the Northern Hemisphere and Eastern Hemisphere of the world. India is the seventh-largest country of the world as per the area and the second largest in the population count. India has a very vast geographical area with a land border of 15,106.7 Km and also a very long coastline of 7,516.6 Km. Here, we are providing you the list of Neighbouring Countries of India and the states that share borders with them. Check the important information about the neighbouring countries that will helps the you to enhance your general knowledge in dealing with the questions related to the Geography of India.

Neighbouring countries of India: Overview

India has a land frontier of 15,106.7 km. The total length of the coastline of India is 7,516.6 km.  India shares its border with seven countries namely Afghanistan, Pakistan, China, Bhutan, Nepal, Myanmar, Bangladesh, Maldives and Sri Lanka.

Article NameIndia’Afghanistans Neighboring Countries
Total Neighbouring Countries Of India9
Neighbouring Countries Of IndiaAfghanisthan, Pakistan, China, Nepal, Bhutan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Maldives and MyanmarTotal
Total Land Border Of India15,106.7 k.m.
Toatal Length Of Indian Coastline7516.6 km
CoversNeighboring Countries Static Gk
Exams CoveredAll exams
SourceGovernment of India Website

India’s Neighbouring Countries Name, Capital, Border, States

Check the capital, border length and bordering states of India with the neighbouring countries in the table below:

CountryCapitalBorder LengthBordering States
AfghanistanKabul106 KmLadakh
BangladeshDhaka4096.7 KmWest Bengal, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Tripura and Assam
BhutanThimphu699 KmWest Bengal, Sikkim, Arunachal Pradesh & Assam
ChinaBeijing3488 KmLadakh, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Sikkim and Arunachal Pradesh
MyanmarNaypyidaw, Yangon1643 KmArunachal Pradesh, Nagaland, Mizoram and Manipur
NepalKathmandu1751 KmBihar, Uttarakhand, UP, Sikkim and West Bengal
PakistanIslamabad3323 KmJammu and Kashmir, Ladakh, Punjab, Rajasthan and Gujarat
Sri LankaColombo (Commercial), Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte (Legislative)Sea BorderIt is separated to India by Gulf of Mannar
MaldivesMaleSea BorderIt lies in the south-west part of India Ocean below the Lakshadweep Island