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Distance between Houston, TX (IAH) and Istanbul (IST)

Flight distance from Houston to Istanbul (Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport – Istanbul Airport) is 6371 miles / 10254 kilometers / 5537 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 12 hours 33 minutes.

Houston – Istanbul

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10254
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5537
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How far is Istanbul from Houston?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 6371.370 miles
  • 10253.725 kilometers
  • 5536.569 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
  • 6358.194 miles
  • 10232.521 kilometers
  • 5525.119 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport to Istanbul Airport is 12 hours 33 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Houston and Istanbul is 9 hours. Istanbul is 9 hours ahead of Houston.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Houston to Istanbul generates about 767 kg of CO2 per passenger, 767 kilograms is equal to 1 692 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path from Houston to Istanbul

Shortest flight path between Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) and Istanbul Airport (IST).

Airport information

Origin Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport
City: Houston, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: IAH
ICAO Code: KIAH
Coordinates: 29°59′3″N, 95°20′29″W
Destination Istanbul Airport
City: Istanbul
Country: Turkey Flag of Turkey
IATA Code: IST
ICAO Code: LTFM
Coordinates: 41°15′36″N, 28°44′33″E

Airlines flying from Houston (IAH) to Istanbul (IST)

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