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Distance between Bologna (BLQ) and Istanbul (SAW)

Flight distance from Bologna to Istanbul (Bologna Guglielmo Marconi Airport – Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport) is 949 miles / 1527 kilometers / 824 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 17 minutes.

Map of flight path from Bologna to Istanbul.

Shortest flight path between Bologna Guglielmo Marconi Airport (BLQ) and Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport (SAW).

How far is Istanbul from Bologna?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Bologna and Istanbul. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 948.744 miles
  • 1526.855 kilometers
  • 824.436 nautical miles

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

Haversine formula
  • 946.465 miles
  • 1523.188 kilometers
  • 822.455 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).

Airport information


A Bologna Guglielmo Marconi Airport
City: Bologna
Country: Italy Flag of Italy
IATA Code: BLQ
ICAO Code: LIPE
Coordinates: 44°32′7″N, 11°17′19″E

B Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport
City: Istanbul
Country: Turkey Flag of Turkey
IATA Code: SAW
ICAO Code: LTFJ
Coordinates: 40°53′54″N, 29°18′33″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Bologna and Istanbul is 2 hours. Istanbul is 2 hours ahead of Bologna.

Time Difference

Bologna

 CET

Istanbul

 +03

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 147 kg (325 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Bologna (BLQ) → Istanbul (SAW).

Distance:
949
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
949

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