USA To India Flights: ‘9’ Longest Airlines Fly From USA To India & Other Destinations!

(Last Updated On: August 19, 2019)

On January 18, United Airlines launched its new route from its hub in Houston (IAH) to Sydney (SYD). And this flight becomes the 2nd longest routes of united airlines and the longest flight currently being flown to/from the U.S.

This route flight beats out the flight of Qantas that flies from Dallas (DFW) to Sydney with a distance of 18 miles. The departure segment is of 17 hours, 30 minutes, while the return is 15 hours, 40 minutes. United is using a Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner to cover the distance.

They are ranked according to time blocked out for the flight in the schedules of airlines. There are such factors that measure the flights’ ranking are aircraft type, routes, flight timing that can change seasonally, etc. That is why some flights that are longer in distance are ranked below as compared to others that cover fewer miles.

Here are the most up-to-date rankings of the longest flights from which some of them are best USA to India flights and some flies to other destinations.

Air India:-

Route: San Francisco (SFO) – New Delhi (DEL)

  • Flight time: 16 hours, 15 minutes
  • Distance: 7,077-9,389 miles
  • Aircraft: Boeing 777-200LR

United Airlines:-

Route: Los Angeles (LAX) – Singapore (SIN)

  • Flight time: 17 hours, 55 minutes
  • Distance: 8,770 miles
  • Aircraft: Boeing 787-9

Route: Houston (IAH) – Sydney (SYD)

  • Flight time: 17 hours, 30 minutes
  • Distance: 8,596 miles
  • Aircraft: Boeing 787-9

Route: San Francisco (SFO) – Singapore (SIN)

  • Flight time: 17 hours, 20 minutes
  • Distance: 8,444 miles
  • Aircraft: Boeing 787-9 (United)

Singapore Airlines:-

Route: San Francisco (SFO) – Singapore (SIN)

  • Flight time: 17 hours, 35 minutes
  • Distance: 8,444 miles
  • Aircraft: Airbus A350-900 (Singapore Airlines)

Qantas:-

Route: Dallas-Ft. Worth (DFW) – Sydney (SYD)

  • Flight time: 17 hours, 5 minutes
  • Distance: 8,578 miles
  • Aircraft: Airbus A380

Etihad:-

Route: Abu Dhabi (AUH) – Los Angeles (LAX)

  • Flight time: 17 hours
  • Distance: 8,390 miles
  • Aircraft: Boeing 777-200LR

Route: Abu Dhabi (AUH) – Dallas (DFW)

  • Flight time: 16 hours, 30 minutes
  • Distance: 8,072 miles
  • Aircraft: Boeing 777-200LR

Delta:-

Route: Johannesburg (JNB) – Atlanta (ATL)

  • Flight time: 16 hours, 50 minutes
  • Distance: 8,436 miles
  • Aircraft: Boeing 777-200LR

Emirates:-

Route: Dubai (DXB) – Houston (IAH)

  • Flight time: 16 hours, 45 minutes
  • Distance: 8,168 miles
  • Aircraft: Boeing 777-300Er

Route: Dubai (DXB) – Los Angeles (LAX)/Dallas (DFW)

  • Flight time: 16 hours, 15 minutes
  • Distance: 8,339 miles (DXB-LAX) & 8,041 miles (DXB-DFW)
  • Aircraft: Airbus A380 & Boeing 777-300ER

Saudia:-

Route: Jeddah (JED) – Los Angeles (LAX)

  • Flight time: 16 hours, 40 minutes
  • Distance: 8,332 miles
  • Aircraft: Boeing 777-300ER

Qatar Airways:-

Route: Doha (DOH) – Houston (IAH)

  • Flight time: 16 hours, 30 minutes
  • Distance: 8,049 miles
  • Aircraft: Boeing 777-300ER

Route: Doha (DOH) – Los Angeles (LAX)

  • Flight time: 16 hours, 20 minutes
  • Distance: 8,306 miles
  • Aircraft: Boeing 777-200LR

Several numbers of rules made by airlines while traveling through air whether it is related to check-in or cancellations. A number of flight options make it little difficult for the passengers, which one is perfect and appropriate airline to travel. That is why in this article we discuss the longest airlines to travel with while flying to or from USA.

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