# How far is Istanbul from São Paulo?

The distance between São Paulo (São Paulo–Guarulhos International Airport) and Istanbul (Istanbul Airport) is 6552 miles / 10545 kilometers / 5694 nautical miles.

6552
Miles
10545
Kilometers
5694
Nautical miles
12 h 54 min
792 kg

## Distance from São Paulo to Istanbul

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 6552.246 miles
• 10544.817 kilometers
• 5693.746 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
• 6560.414 miles
• 10557.963 kilometers
• 5700.844 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 São Paulo to Istanbul?

The estimated flight time from São Paulo–Guarulhos International Airport to Istanbul Airport is 12 hours and 54 minutes.

## What is the time difference between São Paulo and Istanbul?

The time difference between São Paulo and Istanbul is 6 hours. Istanbul is 6 hours ahead of São Paulo.

## Flight carbon footprint between São Paulo–Guarulhos International Airport (GRU) and Istanbul Airport (IST)

On average, flying from São Paulo to Istanbul generates about 792 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 792 kilograms equals 1 747 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path from São Paulo to Istanbul

See the map of the shortest flight path between São Paulo–Guarulhos International Airport (GRU) and Istanbul Airport (IST).

## Airport information

Origin São Paulo–Guarulhos International Airport
City: São Paulo
Country: Brazil
IATA Code: GRU
ICAO Code: SBGR
Coordinates: 23°26′8″S, 46°28′23″W
Destination Istanbul Airport
City: Istanbul
Country: Turkey
IATA Code: IST
ICAO Code: LTFM
Coordinates: 41°15′36″N, 28°44′33″E