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Distance between Istanbul (IST) and London (LGW)

Distance from Istanbul to London (Istanbul Airport – London Gatwick Airport) is 1533 miles / 2467 kilometers / 1332 nautical miles.

How far is London from Istanbul?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1532.878 miles
  • 2466.928 kilometers
  • 1332.035 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
  • 1529.485 miles
  • 2461.467 kilometers
  • 1329.086 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 Istanbul Airport (IST) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 3 hours 24 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Istanbul and London is 2 hours. London is 2 hours behind Istanbul.

Time Difference

Istanbul
London

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 +03

London

 BST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 168 kg (369 pounds).

Airport information


A Istanbul Airport
City: Istanbul
Country: Turkey Flag of Turkey
IATA Code: IST
ICAO Code: LTFM
Coordinates: 41°15′36″N, 28°44′33″E

B London Gatwick Airport
City: London
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: LGW
ICAO Code: EGKK
Coordinates: 51°8′53″N, 0°11′25″W

Istanbul to London flight path

Shortest flight path between Istanbul Airport (IST) and London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Istanbul (IST) → London (LGW).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
1533
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1533

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