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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 Flag of 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 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 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 579 kg (1 276 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Hong Kong (HKG) → Istanbul (SAW).

Distance:
4961
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4961

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