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Distance between Cologne (CGN) and Istanbul (IST)

Flight distance from Cologne to Istanbul (Cologne Bonn Airport – Istanbul Airport) is 1225 miles / 1972 kilometers / 1065 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 49 minutes.

Map of flight path from Cologne to Istanbul.

Shortest flight path between Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN) and Istanbul Airport (IST).

How far is Istanbul from Cologne?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1225.253 miles
  • 1971.854 kilometers
  • 1064.716 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
  • 1222.929 miles
  • 1968.113 kilometers
  • 1062.696 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 Cologne Bonn Airport
City: Cologne
Country: Germany Flag of Germany
IATA Code: CGN
ICAO Code: EDDK
Coordinates: 50°51′57″N, 7°8′33″E

B Istanbul Airport
City: Istanbul
Country: Turkey Flag of Turkey
IATA Code: IST
ICAO Code: LTFM
Coordinates: 41°15′36″N, 28°44′33″E

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Cologne

 CET

Istanbul

 +03

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 162 kg (358 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Cologne (CGN) → Istanbul (IST).

Distance:
1225
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1225

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