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Distance between Hong Kong (HKG) and Istanbul (IST)

Flight distance from Hong Kong to Istanbul (Hong Kong International Airport – Istanbul Airport) is 4984 miles / 8021 kilometers / 4331 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 9 hours 56 minutes.

Driving distance from Hong Kong (HKG) to Istanbul (IST) is 6677 miles / 10746 kilometers and travel time by car is about 121 hours 34 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Hong Kong to Istanbul.

Shortest flight path between Hong Kong International Airport (HKG) and Istanbul Airport (IST).

How far is Istanbul from Hong Kong?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 4983.749 miles
  • 8020.566 kilometers
  • 4330.759 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
  • 4975.354 miles
  • 8007.056 kilometers
  • 4323.464 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 Hong Kong International Airport
City: Hong Kong
Country: Hong Kong Flag of Hong Kong
IATA Code: HKG
ICAO Code: VHHH
Coordinates: 22°18′32″N, 113°54′54″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 Hong Kong and Istanbul is 5 hours. Istanbul is 5 hours behind Hong Kong.

Time Difference

Hong Kong

 HKT

Istanbul

 +03

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 582 kg (1 282 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Hong Kong (HKG) → Istanbul (IST).

Distance:
4984
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4984

Round trip?