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Distance between Lyon (LYS) and Istanbul (IST)

Distance from Lyon to Istanbul (Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport – Istanbul Airport) is 1223 miles / 1968 kilometers / 1063 nautical miles.

How far is Istanbul from Lyon?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1223.085 miles
  • 1968.365 kilometers
  • 1062.832 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
  • 1220.057 miles
  • 1963.491 kilometers
  • 1060.200 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 Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport (LYS) to Istanbul Airport (IST) is 2 hours 48 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Lyon and Istanbul is 1 hour. Istanbul is 1 hour ahead of Lyon.

Time Difference

Lyon
Istanbul

Lyon

 CEST

Istanbul

 +03

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 162 kg (358 pounds).

Airport information


A Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport
City: Lyon
Country: France Flag of France
IATA Code: LYS
ICAO Code: LFLL
Coordinates: 45°43′35″N, 5°5′26″E

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

Lyon to Istanbul flight path

Shortest flight path between Lyon–Saint-Exupéry Airport (LYS) and Istanbul Airport (IST).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lyon (LYS) → Istanbul (IST).

Elite level bonus (%):
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Air miles:
1223
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1223

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