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Distance between Bishkek (FRU) and Istanbul (IST)

Flight distance from Bishkek to Istanbul (Manas International Airport – Istanbul Airport) is 2323 miles / 3738 kilometers / 2018 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 53 minutes.

Driving distance from Bishkek (FRU) to Istanbul (IST) is 3318 miles / 5339 kilometers and travel time by car is about 68 hours 55 minutes.

Bishkek – Istanbul

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2323
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3738
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2018
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How far is Istanbul from Bishkek?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2322.550 miles
  • 3737.782 kilometers
  • 2018.241 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
  • 2316.482 miles
  • 3728.017 kilometers
  • 2012.968 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Manas International Airport to Istanbul Airport is 4 hours 53 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Bishkek and Istanbul is 3 hours. Istanbul is 3 hours behind Bishkek.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Bishkek to Istanbul generates about 255 kg of CO2 per passenger, 255 kilograms is equal to 561 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Bishkek to Istanbul

Shortest flight path between Manas International Airport (FRU) and Istanbul Airport (IST).

Airport information

Origin Manas International Airport
City: Bishkek
Country: Kyrgyzstan Flag of Kyrgyzstan
IATA Code: FRU
ICAO Code: UAFM
Coordinates: 43°3′40″N, 74°28′39″E
Destination Istanbul Airport
City: Istanbul
Country: Turkey Flag of Turkey
IATA Code: IST
ICAO Code: LTFM
Coordinates: 41°15′36″N, 28°44′33″E

Airlines flying from Bishkek (FRU) to Istanbul (IST)

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