# How far is Istanbul from Amman?

The distance between Amman (Queen Alia International Airport) and Istanbul (Istanbul Airport) is 771 miles / 1241 kilometers / 670 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Amman (AMM) to Istanbul (IST) is 1084 miles / 1745 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 20 hours 1 minutes.

771
Miles
1241
Kilometers
670
Nautical miles
1 h 57 min
132 kg

## Distance from Amman to Istanbul

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Amman to Istanbul. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 770.966 miles
• 1240.750 kilometers
• 669.951 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 771.629 miles
• 1241.816 kilometers
• 670.527 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

## How long does it take to fly from Amman to Istanbul?

The estimated flight time from Queen Alia International Airport to Istanbul Airport is 1 hour and 57 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Queen Alia International Airport (AMM) and Istanbul Airport (IST)

On average, flying from Amman to Istanbul generates about 132 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 132 kilograms equals 291 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Amman to Istanbul

See the map of the shortest flight path between Queen Alia International Airport (AMM) and Istanbul Airport (IST).

## Airport information

Origin Queen Alia International Airport
City: Amman
Country: Jordan
IATA Code: AMM
ICAO Code: OJAI
Coordinates: 31°43′21″N, 35°59′35″E
Destination Istanbul Airport
City: Istanbul
Country: Turkey
IATA Code: IST
ICAO Code: LTFM
Coordinates: 41°15′36″N, 28°44′33″E