Mattress Sizes India

Mattress Size Chart India & Dimension Guide 2021

Have you ever considered buying a mattress and then got confused with too many mattress size options ? If your answer is yes, then this is the only Indian mattress size guide you need to read.

There are 6 major mattress sizes in India – Crib, Bunk Bed Mattress, Single, Double, Queen, King Mattress.

Below is the latest Mattress Size Chart India 2021 for your reference :

Mattress Size Chart India 2021

Type
Mattress Sizes in India 
( Width X Length) in Inches
Mattress Sizes in India
( Width X Length) in Cm
Suitable For
Crib30″ X 75″76.2 X 190.5 cmBabies
Bunk Bed39″ X 75″99.06 X 190.5 cmKids
Single36″ X 75″91.44 X 190.5 cmSingle Adult
Double54″ x 75″137.16 X 190.5 cmAdult & a child
Queen60″ X 78″152.4 X 198.12 cmCouple
King72″ x 78″182.88 X 198.12 cmCouple with Kids

The above chart titled “mattress size chart India 2021,” has the mattress sizes mentioned in inches as well as in cm for your easy reference.  

The Mattress Sizes in India are different from that of other countries. The mattress sizes in India are based on factors such as bed sizes in India, which is again based on factors such as the average size of an Indian bedroom.

The above Mattress Size Chart India 2021 mentions various standard mattress sizes in India. There are also other sizes available apart from the standard sizes, let’s dive deep into each of the mattress size category.

Mattress Sizes in India

#1. Crib Mattress Size

Crib Mattresses are the smallest size of mattress available. The standard Indian Crib Mattress Size is 30”(Width) x 75”(Length). This type of mattress is most suitable for Babies.

Cot Mattresses are created exclusively for cribs. These mattresses can be used till the baby outgrows the cot and then you would possibly need a bunk bed / a single mattress for your kid.

Since toddlers need to be administered all the time & with toddlers there is also a fear of them falling down. It is good to invest in a good quality crib & a comfortable crib mattress specially when you have a new born baby .

The Indian standard size of this mattress is 30” x 75” Inch.

#2. Bunk Bed Mattress Size

Bunk Bed Mattress are slightly bigger than crib mattresses. They are basically known as a Kids Mattress.  The Standard mattress size in India for a Bunk Bed Mattress is 39”(W) X 75”(L) which is 9” wider than an average Indian Crib Mattress

If you have a small bedroom and are looking for a space saving bed design, bunk beds are your go to option.

Bunk beds are beds which are made one on top of another, the beds have a staircase to go from the side. 

If you have ever travelled in an Indian Train you are probably familiar with the concept of bunk bed. One bed on top of another, with staircase on the side to climb on the bed.

Bunk beds can be very useful if you have more than one child These type of beds can also be a good addition to the guest room, specially if you have a small bedroom and there is lack of space for two single beds.

BunkBeds are also great for farm houses or holiday accommodations as they are far more comfortable than a sofa cum bed or an air mattress.

The standard size of an Indian Bunk Bed mattress is  39″ (W) X 75″ (L) inches

#3. Single Bed Mattress Size

Single Bed Mattress are used for Single Beds / Twin Beds. The standard mattress size in India for a Single Mattress is 36″ (W) X 75″ (L) inches .

Single Beds, as the name suggests is designed for a single person to sleep on it. Every hotel uses this bed type in their single room accommodation option. Single Beds are also called as Twin Beds in India

Single Mattress is perfect for singles, grown up kids or for people who prefer to sleep alone. 

This type of mattress is more comfortable for kids who have outgrown their toddler beds. It is particularly comfortable if you are sharing your room with your sibling and prefer to sleep solo, with some privacy

If you are sharing room with friends and the space is of constraint, single bed mattress can be a great option as it respects your privacy and gives you the levy to sleep on a single bed while sharing room with a partner.

The size of this mattress is most commonly used in the single bed rooms in hotels.

The standard size of an Indian Single bed mattress is  36″ (W) X 75″(L) inches

Apart from the standard size, single mattress is also available in other sizes in India, below table mentions the specifications of all the single size mattresses available in India currently

Single Mattress Sizes Available in India (Width x Length) in Inches

30″ X 72″30″ X 75″30″ X 78″
36″ X 72″36″ X 75″36″ X 78″
42″ X 72″42″ X 75″42″ X 78″
Table 1 : Single Mattress Sizes Available in India 2021

#4. Double Bed Mattress Size

Double Bed Mattress is used for Full or Double Beds.

The standard mattress size in India for a Double Bed is 54” (W) X 75” (L),  you can see that the Double Bed Mattress size is almost 18 inches wider than the standard Indian Single bed mattress size .

If you are looking to sleep with a partner, a Double Bed, might not be the right option for you as it would fit in extremely tight.

If you are a solo sleeper and like to spread out on the bed while sleeping, a double bed mattress would be a great option for you.

Do you have kids / pets and like to sleep with them on the bed next to you, then this mattress size, wont be ideal for you as it is not wide enough and wont be comfortable. 

A double bed mattress is most comfortable for solo sleepers only and those solo sleepers who like to spread out comfortably or are slightly heavier or like to take up more space while sleeping and don’t like being in cramped up in a small single bed.

So, if you are looking for a double bed gadda (Gadda is Mattress in Hindi), below is the standard size you should look for :

The standard size of an Indian Double/Full Mattress is  54″ X 75″ inches

Double Bed Mattress is also available in other sizes . Below are all the sizes a Double Bed/ Full Mattress is available in India

Double Bed Mattress Sizes Available in India ( Width X Length) in inches

48″ X 72″48″ x 75″48″ X 78″
54″ X 72″54″ X 75″54″ X 78″
Table 2 : Double Bed Mattress Sizes available in India 2021

#5. Queen Mattress Size

Queen Size Mattress is ideal for 2 people. The Standard Indian Queen Mattress size is 60″ X 78″ inches . It is 6” inches wider and 3” inches lengthier than an Indian Double Mattress. 

The Indian Queen Mattress size is ideal to fit in two people comfortably. This mattress would be ideal for a couple who wants to sleep comfortably and likes to spread out in their sleep, without disturbing the other partner.

However, if you have kids and pets you want to sleep with, then the queen size mattress is not the mattress you should opt for.

A queen size mattress is ideal for small bedrooms where space is a constraint. 

The Queen Mattress size is ideal for couples who are on a budget, and have space constraint when it comes to their bedroom. 

If space is a concern and you are looking for a comfortable bed for 2 people, Queen Mattress is the mattress size you should opt for. 

Even in a small bedroom, a queen mattress would fit in perfectly. The room would not look constrained & you would still have space to walk around and keep other furniture in the bedroom.

Indian queen size mattress is available in the standard size of 60″ (W) X 78″(L) inches in India.

Queen Size Mattress is also available in other sizes. Below are all the sizes a Queen Size Mattress is available in India

Queen Mattress Sizes available in India ( Width X Length) in inches

60″ X 72″60″ X 75″60″ X 78″
66″ x 72″66″ X 75″66″ X 78″
Table 3 : Queen Mattress Sizes available in India 2021

#6. King Mattress Size

King Mattress size is the biggest size of mattress available in India currently. This mattress size is ideal if you have children or pets and want to sleep with them.

The standard King Mattress Size in India is 72” (W) X 78” (L). It is 12” inches wider than the current standard  Indian Queen Mattress size.

Before you invest in a king mattress , it is best to check dimensions of your bedroom. If your bedroom is at least a 12*12 size room than it is advisable to go for a king size mattress.

Most Indian couples sleep with their toddler children, this type of King Mattress could come to your rescue, as it will allow you to sleep with your children comfortably.

If you have pets and like to have them give you company on the bed, then go for the Indian King Mattress size, as it is ideal and would give you ample space to spread out and sleep with your loved ones.

If you have a big room, of at least 12* 12 size, the space wouldn’t be a concern too as a large room can easily fit a king sized bed and would give you ample space to move around as well.

The standard size of an Indian King size mattress is 72” (W) X 78” (L) Inch. The other mattress sizes in India available for a King Mattress are as below

King Mattress Sizes available in India ( Width X Length) in Inches

39″ X 80″53″ X 80″60″ X 80″
72″ X 78″ 76″ X 80″72″ X 84″
Table 4: King Size Chart available in India 2021

Most Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

How to know the Mattress size for your bed ?

Have you ever looked at a bed and wondered, How Do I Know the Size of my Mattress ? 

If your answer is yes, then please keep reading till the end. This is the only Mattress Size guide you would need, whenever you want to purchase a mattress for any of your beds.

The art of measure your bed mattress size is called – MIY (Measure it Yourself). 

All you would need is a Bed and Measuring Tape !

Now, let’s look at the steps

#Step 1 – Measure the Length

Take a measuring tape 

Know your bed’s headboard and footboard. The Headboard is a raised piece of furniture which is attached to the head of the bed, it is where you take support while sitting on the bed. The other side is the Footboard.

Now, place the tape in the inner corner of the headboard and drag it till the inner corner of the footboard. This is the length of your mattress.

It is important to ensure that the measuring tape is in a straight line, while measuring from the from headboard to the footboard. 

This will make sure that the length of the mattress is accurate 

What if your bed doesn’t have a headboard and a footboard ? In that case you have to measure from the outer edges of the bed.

#Step 2 – Measure the breadth

To measure the breadth of the mattress, simply place the measuring tape at the inner corner of one side of the headboard and drag it till the other corner of the headboard.

If you don’t have a headboard, place the measuring tape at the outer corner of the bed and horizontally drag the measuring tape to the other end of the bed. 

This is the breadth of your mattress.

If you have a box bed, like most Indian households you can close the storage and measure from the inner corner of one side of the bed to the other.

Now, that you know your mattress length and breadth , just go ahead and pick the right Indian mattress size for your family. 

Are Mattress Sizes in India different from the mattress sizes in other countries ?

The mattress sizes in India are different to the standard mattress sizes you would find in other countries. Indian mattress size is customised to the bed sizes in India. Again, Indian bed sizes are different from the bed sizes you would find in other countries.

For example – When you look at a king size bed size in India , the standard Indian king size bed size  is  72” (W) X 78” (L) and that’s the king size bed size most frequently used in India. Where as in the US,  California King Size Bed  is the most frequently used and the size of a California Size Bed is 72” (W) X 84” (L) . 

Pro Tip – Having lived in the US, I know that most people relocating from the US are not very happy with the Indian Mattress quality available in India and look forward to ship mattress from the US. If you are considering shipping mattress or carrying it along with you from the US, I would say stop ! As the bed size in India is different from that in the US. Also, the Indian Mattress Quality has improved over time, and now you can get a world class mattress easily at a click of a button. 

What are the Mattress Sizes in feet in India ?

Below are the mattress sizes in Feet in India by bed type :

Single Bed Mattress Size in Feet India

The Indian standard single bed mattress size in feet is 3 Feet ( Width) X 6.25 Feet (length)

If you have a small 10 * 10 bedroom & you have other bedroom furniture that needs to go around the bed as well,  then you can opt for a single bed or bunk bed mattress.

Double Size Bed Dimensions in Feet India

The Indian standard double size bed dimensions in feet is 4.5 Feet (Width) X 6.25 Feet (Length)

If you have a small 10*10 room and you like to spread out and sleep on the bed, then a double/full size bed mattress would be a great option for you

Queen Size Bed Dimensions in Feet India

The Queen Size Bed Dimensions in Feet in India is 5 feet (Width) X 6.5 feet (Length).  

If you have a 12*12 room, queen size mattress would fit in perfectly. With a queen size bed in a 12*12 room you would have ample space to keep your other bedroom furniture as well.

King Size Bed Dimensions in Feet India

The King Size Bed Dimensions in Feet in India is 6 feet (Width) X 6.5 feet (Length).

 For a King Size Mattress, you would need at least a 12*12 room. If you have a smaller room, a king size bed would not fit in your bedroom in the first place. A standard king size mattress is around 6 feet by 6.5 feet.

How to Measure the Dimension of your bedroom ?

To know what mattress size fits in your bedroom you need to measure the dimension of your bedroom in feet. 

If you are planning to take a new mattress or shifting to a new home and don’t know the dimensions of the bedroom. Just take a measuring tape and measure the length and breadth of your bedroom. The last thing you want is to invest in a mattress and it not fitting on your bed and your room.

This section mentions the Mattress Sizes in Feet in India. To know the Mattress Sizes in Inches and Cm , do refer our chart at the beginning of this post titled – Mattress Size Chart India

Conclusion

So, what is the best mattress size for sleeping ? 

The best mattress size would depend upon how many people are sleeping on the bed.

If you are looking for a mattress for your new born child, then go for a crib mattress size. If it is for your child’s bedroom then opt for a bunk bed mattress.

Single bed size mattress is best for single sleepers. If it is for a couple, then go for a queen mattress and if it is a family with kids, go for a king size mattress.

Also, other qualities to look for while taking a mattress is to check for motion transfer, firmness and durability of the mattress. 

If you are a couple you may want to invest in a mattress which has zero motion transfer, so that if one partner moves your sleep is not disturbed. 

Most people these days complain of back ache due to sedentary lifestyle. A good mattress formulated for back pain can come to your rescue and give you the much needed back pain relief.

If you have back ache issues, then invest in a medium firm mattress or you can opt for an orthopaedic mattress. You can check out our Best Mattress for Back Pain in India guide here

Always look at investing in a good quality mattress . As a good quality mattress would last you at least 10 years. 

Buying a mattress is not a everyday thing , so look at buying a mattress as a long term investment .

Do you struggle to sleep at night ? Your mattress might be to be blamed for it. Change your mattress and see the difference yourself

If at any point you are confused about the mattress sizes in India, then just refer our chart in the beginning of this post – Mattress Size Chart India , this chart would clear all your doubts at a glance.

Do you have any questions related to Mattress Sizes in India, do ask in the comment section below, would be happy to answer ! Also, let me know on which Indian mattress size are you using right now.

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