# How far is Istanbul from Malatya?

The distance between Malatya (Malatya Erhaç Airport) and Istanbul (Istanbul Airport) is 534 miles / 859 kilometers / 464 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Malatya (MLX) to Istanbul (IST) is 695 miles / 1119 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 12 hours 51 minutes.

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104 kg

## Distance from Malatya to Istanbul

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Malatya to Istanbul. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 533.624 miles
• 858.784 kilometers
• 463.706 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 532.577 miles
• 857.099 kilometers
• 462.797 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 Malatya to Istanbul?

The estimated flight time from Malatya Erhaç Airport to Istanbul Airport is 1 hour and 30 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Malatya Erhaç Airport (MLX) and Istanbul Airport (IST)

On average, flying from Malatya to Istanbul generates about 104 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 104 kilograms equals 228 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Malatya to Istanbul

See the map of the shortest flight path between Malatya Erhaç Airport (MLX) and Istanbul Airport (IST).

## Airport information

Origin Malatya Erhaç Airport
City: Malatya
Country: Turkey
IATA Code: MLX
ICAO Code: LTAT
Coordinates: 38°26′7″N, 38°5′27″E
Destination Istanbul Airport
City: Istanbul
Country: Turkey
IATA Code: IST
ICAO Code: LTFM
Coordinates: 41°15′36″N, 28°44′33″E