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Distance between Kos (KGS) and Istanbul (ISL)

Flight distance from Kos to Istanbul (Kos International Airport – Istanbul Atatürk Airport) is 303 miles / 488 kilometers / 263 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 4 minutes.

Driving distance from Kos (KGS) to Istanbul (ISL) is 568 miles / 914 kilometers and travel time by car is about 42 hours 19 minutes.

Kos – Istanbul

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303
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488
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263
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How far is Istanbul from Kos?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 303.149 miles
  • 487.870 kilometers
  • 263.429 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
  • 303.529 miles
  • 488.483 kilometers
  • 263.760 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 Kos to Istanbul is 1 hour 4 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Kos and Istanbul.

Kos time to Istanbul time converter

Time in Kos: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Istanbul: 00:00

Current local times

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Istanbul

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Kos to Istanbul generates about 70 kg of CO2 per passenger, 70 kilograms is equal to 154 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Kos to Istanbul

Shortest flight path between Kos International Airport (KGS) and Istanbul Atatürk Airport (ISL).

Airport information

Origin Kos International Airport
City: Kos
Country: Greece Flag of Greece
IATA Code: KGS
ICAO Code: LGKO
Coordinates: 36°47′35″N, 27°5′30″E
Destination Istanbul Atatürk Airport
City: Istanbul
Country: Turkey Flag of Turkey
IATA Code: ISL
ICAO Code: LTBA
Coordinates: 40°58′36″N, 28°48′52″E