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Distance between London (LTN) and Istanbul (IST)

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

London – Istanbul

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How far is Istanbul from London?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. 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).

How long does it take to fly from London to Istanbul?

Estimated flight time from Luton Airport to Istanbul Airport is 3 hours 26 minutes.

What is the time difference between London and Istanbul?

The time difference between London and Istanbul is 2 hours. Istanbul is 2 hours ahead of London.
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Flight carbon footprint between Luton Airport (LTN) and Istanbul Airport (IST)

On average flying from London to Istanbul generates about 183 kg of CO2 per passenger, 183 kilograms is equal to 403 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path from London to Istanbul

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

Airport information

Origin 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
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 London (LTN) to Istanbul (IST)

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