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Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and Istanbul (IST)

Distance from Chicago to Istanbul (Chicago O'Hare International Airport – Istanbul Airport) is 5474 miles / 8809 kilometers / 4756 nautical miles.

How far is Istanbul from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 5473.594 miles
  • 8808.895 kilometers
  • 4756.423 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
  • 5459.774 miles
  • 8786.655 kilometers
  • 4744.414 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 Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) to Istanbul Airport (IST) is 10 hours 51 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Chicago and Istanbul is 8 hours. Istanbul is 8 hours ahead of Chicago.

Time Difference

Chicago
Istanbul

Chicago, IL

 CDT

Istanbul

 +03

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 654 kg (1 442 pounds).

Airport information


A Chicago O'Hare International Airport
City: Chicago, IL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ORD
ICAO Code: KORD
Coordinates: 41°58′42″N, 87°54′17″W

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

Chicago to Istanbul flight path

Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Istanbul Airport (IST).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chicago (ORD) → Istanbul (IST).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
5474

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