How Far Do You Stand from a Dart Board?

1. Height

The official regulations state that it should be 5 feet, 8 inches (or 1.73 meters) from the ground.

2. Distance From The Board

The first is 7 feet, 9 and ¼ inches (or 2.37 meters) away from the surface of the dartboard. While for plastic-tipped darts, you need to be an even 8 feet (or 2.4384 meters) away.

3. Distance From The Bullseye

The international standard distance is 9 feet, 7 and 3/8 inches (or 2.98 meters).

4. Marking the Oche

Professional games and bars take the oche more seriously, which is why they use a thin piece of wood to mark the spot.

So how far do you stand from a dart board? 7’ 9¼” away.