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Distance between Baku (GYD) and Istanbul (SAW)

Flight distance from Baku to Istanbul (Heydar Aliyev International Airport – Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport) is 1087 miles / 1750 kilometers / 945 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 33 minutes.

Driving distance from Baku (GYD) to Istanbul (SAW) is 1353 miles / 2177 kilometers and travel time by car is about 25 hours 51 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Baku to Istanbul.

Shortest flight path between Heydar Aliyev International Airport (GYD) and Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport (SAW).

How far is Istanbul from Baku?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1087.171 miles
  • 1749.632 kilometers
  • 944.726 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
  • 1084.413 miles
  • 1745.194 kilometers
  • 942.329 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 Heydar Aliyev International Airport
City: Baku
Country: Azerbaijan Flag of Azerbaijan
IATA Code: GYD
ICAO Code: UBBB
Coordinates: 40°28′2″N, 50°2′48″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 Baku and Istanbul is 1 hour. Istanbul is 1 hour behind Baku.

Time Difference

Baku

 +04

Istanbul

 +03

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 156 kg (344 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Baku (GYD) → Istanbul (SAW).

Distance:
1087
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1087

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