# Distance between Bishkek (FRU) and Istanbul (SAW)

Flight distance from Bishkek to Istanbul (Manas International Airport – Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport) is 2303 miles / 3706 kilometers / 2001 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 51 minutes.

Driving distance from Bishkek (FRU) to Istanbul (SAW) is 3280 miles / 5278 kilometers and travel time by car is about 68 hours 21 minutes.

2303
Miles
3706
Kilometers
2001
Nautical miles
4 h 51 min
252 kg

## 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)
• 2302.614 miles
• 3705.698 kilometers
• 2000.917 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
• 2296.634 miles
• 3696.074 kilometers
• 1995.720 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 Sabiha Gökçen International Airport is 4 hours 51 minutes.

## Time difference

The time difference between Bishkek and Istanbul is 3 hours. Istanbul is 3 hours behind Bishkek.
Bishkek time to Istanbul time converter

## Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Bishkek to Istanbul generates about 252 kg of CO2 per passenger, 252 kilograms is equal to 556 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 Sabiha Gökçen International Airport (SAW).

## Airport information

Origin Manas International Airport
City: Bishkek
Country: Kyrgyzstan
IATA Code: FRU
ICAO Code: UAFM
Coordinates: 43°3′40″N, 74°28′39″E
Destination Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport
City: Istanbul
Country: Turkey
IATA Code: SAW
ICAO Code: LTFJ
Coordinates: 40°53′54″N, 29°18′33″E