Dimensions of volleyball court
Volleyball net size and height

Volleyball is a team sport played by six players on either side of a net. The players’ goal is to gain points by either grounding the ball on the opposing team’s court or provoking them to make a mistake before striking the ball. If any of the players hit the ball before grounding it, points will be given.

Related Questions?

Q1. What are the standard dimensions of a volleyball court?

The standard dimensions of a volleyball court are 18000 x 9000 mm (59’-1″ x 29’-6″) with a clearance of 3000 mm (9’-10″) all around the court. The area of the court should be 162 Sqm. (1744 Sqft.).

Q2. What is the standard height of a volleyball net?

The standard height of a volleyball net for men is 2430 mm (8’) and for women 2240 mm (7’-4”). An antenna of 1800 mm (5’-11″) (including the length of the net) on both ends is provided to fasten the net.

Q3. Guidelines to be followed while designing a volleyball court in a space?


  • The preferred orientation should be north-south.
  • A minimum slope of 2% or 25 mm (1 inch) (corner to corner or side to side) should be there for good drainage.
  • Fencing of 3000 mm (9’-10″) is recommended from all around the court.


  • A clear height of 6000 mm (19’-8″) should be there.
  • The flooring should not be slippery.
  • Adequate lighting should be provided to ensure that players can see the ball and move safely around the court.
  • Safety equipment such as padding or safety netting should be provided around any areas where players might collide with walls, poles, or other objects.
  • Floor covering should be lightly resilient, it should not be hard.



Length:- 18000 mm

Breadth:- 9000 mm

Height (Net)(Men):- 2430 mm

Height (Net)(Women):- 2240 mm

Area:- 162 Sqm.

Clearance:- 3000 mm (All sides)

Materials (Flooring):

Wood, Synthetic urethane, rubber, or vinyl (Indoor)

Concrete, Sand, Grass, or clay (Outdoor)






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*Note:- The dimensions written in feet and inches are converted.

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