Regarding Routing


#1

Hello,

We have a few websites which we have enabled in our cloudflare account. When we access those sites from India, we are taken to Cloudflare’s HK DC slowing the website response times. Please advice why some sites are routed to the Mumbai DC and some to HK ?

tracert for dev.sarkariexaam.com

C:\Users\Shashank>tracert 104.31.65.111

Tracing route to 104.31.65.111 over a maximum of 30 hops

1 4 ms 3 ms 3 ms 103.61.197.192
2 4 ms 3 ms 3 ms 103.61.197.5
3 * * * Request timed out.
4 12 ms 12 ms 12 ms 172.31.182.133
5 41 ms 41 ms 43 ms 172.29.251.33
6 38 ms 38 ms 37 ms ix-ae-4-2.tcore1.CXR-Chennai.as6453.net [180.87.36.9]
7 124 ms 113 ms 113 ms if-ae-3-3.tcore2.CXR-Chennai.as6453.net [180.87.36.6]
8 * 112 ms 113 ms if-ae-6-2.tcore2.SVW-Singapore.as6453.net [180.87.37.14]
9 110 ms 111 ms 111 ms if-ae-16-2.tcore2.HK2-Hong-Kong.as6453.net [116.0.93.141]
10 112 ms 112 ms 112 ms if-ae-2-2.thar1.HK2-Hong-Kong.as6453.net [116.0.82.62]
11 111 ms 110 ms 111 ms if-ae-8-2.thar1.H81-Hong-Kong.as6453.net [180.87.162.1]
12 303 ms 300 ms 294 ms 180.87.162.18
13 297 ms 291 ms 300 ms 104.31.65.111

Trace complete.

Tracert for sarkariresult.com which is one of my friend’s domain. This goes to mumbai DC

C:\Users\Shashank>tracert 104.24.22.110

Tracing route to 104.24.22.110 over a maximum of 30 hops

1 3 ms 3 ms 3 ms 103.61.197.192
2 4 ms 3 ms 3 ms 103.61.197.5
3 * * * Request timed out.
4 12 ms 12 ms 12 ms 172.31.183.253
5 14 ms 14 ms 15 ms 172.31.19.201
6 14 ms 15 ms 15 ms 172.23.78.234
7 31 ms 30 ms 32 ms 115.113.165.242.static-mumbai.vsnl.net.in [115.113.165.242]
8 32 ms 31 ms 31 ms 182.79.203.39
9 32 ms 30 ms 31 ms 182.79.223.54
10 34 ms 33 ms * 104.24.22.110
11 34 ms 34 ms 33 ms 104.24.22.110

Trace complete.

Please advice how my India visitors can be routed to the mumbai DC.


#2

For a variety of reasons, not all Cloudflare POPs are available from all networks for all plan types. In Mumbai I believe the POP is generally only available for paid plan types. I can’t comment on whether or not your friends account is a paid plan or not… and there could be other reasons. We’ll also sometimes change routing based on traffic patterns/ DDoS attacks, new network routes/ POPs, and telcos can also adjust their routing based on network costs or other factors.


#3

Hi ,
Thanks for the reply. But my all visitors are from India & I want to my site to be routed through Mumbai (India) DC so how it can be done. I have already enabled your Agro feature in one of my site www.rojgarresultsearch.com but still the latching time is not reduced and its almost same as it was before enabled. Also how the site sarkariresult.com & fresherslive.com both are routed through Mumbai Dc always when we check with same isp for our site then it is routed from outside India. Also their latching time is far better than our site however I am using the paid version of Agro feature.
Please advice how can we reduce the latching time of our site and how our site can always be routed through Mumbai DC.


#4

@speedpostapp
I had asked this query few months back. It is confirmed by Cloudflare team, this problem is happening mostly on all Cloudflare powered website especially on Reliance Jio network.

In my experience - from other ISP, routing seems to be normal, unless sometime if it is specified at cloudflarestatus.com


#5

Hi,

I dont think so I have checked two more site www.sarkariresult.com & www.fresherslive.com both are using cloudflare but they are routed through mumbai dc instead of other dc over reliance jio


#6

This is what I am getting. :frowning:

I am noticing this issue at all websites even at https://www.cloudflare.com/cdn-cgi/trace


#7

Hello speedpostapp i am also facing the same problem. and because of its a job portal website my maximum visitors are from india.The same problem i am facing in Ahemdabad for my website http://jobdilade.com/.


#9

Hi there Guys a few days ago I was facing the same problem in one of my blog based on Government niche which is https://rrbrailwayrecruitments.in I believe that it’s happening only for Job Portal sites. isn’t it true? kindly help us to solve these problems guys.


#10

Hi thank you for your response. My website is https://www.ojas-gujarat.co.in/. my maximum visitors are from india. The same problem i am facing in Gujarat. kindly help us to solve these problems guys.


#13

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#14

Hello Sir, any suggestions on how to reduce the ping time of my website sarkarinaukriguru.com (Indian Job Portal). When I trace the IP of my site, its showing location in the US. Is any option my India visitors can be routed to the Mumbai DC.


#15

Yes I think this is useful for me, But also I am facing Site Pause Issue on My Websites Sabseupar
Well I have Only Indian Traffic from Google Search Engine and Some from Social media Websites. Per day 50k Visitors On My Website but why It Shows Error if i Use Cloudflare on These Websites and also on