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Distance between Istanbul (IST) and London (LTN)

Flight distance from Istanbul to London (Istanbul Airport – Luton Airport) is 1554 miles / 2501 kilometers / 1350 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 26 minutes.

Map of flight path from Istanbul to London.

Shortest flight path between Istanbul Airport (IST) and Luton Airport (LTN).

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)
  • 1553.988 miles
  • 2500.901 kilometers
  • 1350.379 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
  • 1550.623 miles
  • 2495.485 kilometers
  • 1347.454 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 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 Luton Airport
City: London
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: LTN
ICAO Code: EGGW
Coordinates: 51°52′28″N, 0°22′5″W

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

 +03

London

 BST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 183 kg (403 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Istanbul (IST) → London (LTN).

Distance:
1554
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1554

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