# How far is Frankfurt from Istanbul?

The distance between Istanbul (Istanbul Atatürk Airport) and Frankfurt (Frankfurt Airport) is 1160 miles / 1867 kilometers / 1008 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Istanbul (ISL) to Frankfurt (FRA) is 1387 miles / 2232 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 23 hours 6 minutes.

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## Distance from Istanbul to Frankfurt

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Istanbul to Frankfurt. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1160.292 miles
• 1867.309 kilometers
• 1008.266 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 1158.139 miles
• 1863.844 kilometers
• 1006.395 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).

## How long does it take to fly from Istanbul to Frankfurt?

The estimated flight time from Istanbul Atatürk Airport to Frankfurt Airport is 2 hours and 41 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Istanbul Atatürk Airport (ISL) and Frankfurt Airport (FRA)

On average, flying from Istanbul to Frankfurt generates about 160 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 160 kilograms equals 352 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Istanbul to Frankfurt

See the map of the shortest flight path between Istanbul Atatürk Airport (ISL) and Frankfurt Airport (FRA).

## Airport information

Origin Istanbul Atatürk Airport
City: Istanbul
Country: Turkey
IATA Code: ISL
ICAO Code: LTBA
Coordinates: 40°58′36″N, 28°48′52″E
Destination Frankfurt Airport
City: Frankfurt
Country: Germany
IATA Code: FRA
ICAO Code: EDDF
Coordinates: 50°1′35″N, 8°32′35″E