# Distance between Hong Kong (HKG) and Istanbul (SAW)

Flight distance from Hong Kong to Istanbul (Hong Kong International Airport – Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport) is 4961 miles / 7984 kilometers / 4311 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 9 hours 53 minutes.

Driving distance from Hong Kong (HKG) to Istanbul (SAW) is 6639 miles / 10684 kilometers and travel time by car is about 121 hours 2 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Hong Kong International Airport (HKG) and Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport (SAW).

## 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)
• 4961.193 miles
• 7984.266 kilometers
• 4311.159 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
• 4952.835 miles
• 7970.816 kilometers
• 4303.896 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
IATA Code: HKG
ICAO Code: VHHH
Coordinates: 22°18′32″N, 113°54′54″E

B Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport
City: Istanbul
Country: 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 Hong Kong and Istanbul is 5 hours. Istanbul is 5 hours behind Hong Kong.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 579 kg (1 276 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Hong Kong (HKG) → Istanbul (SAW).

Distance:
4961
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Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4961

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