How far is Istanbul from Beijing?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Beijing and Istanbul. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 4398.188 miles
- 7078.197 kilometers
- 3821.921 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
- 4387.132 miles
- 7060.404 kilometers
- 3812.313 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).
Estimated flight time from Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK) to Istanbul Airport (IST) is 8 hours 49 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Beijing and Istanbul is 5 hours. Istanbul is 5 hours behind Beijing.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 513 kg (1 132 pounds).
Beijing to Istanbul flight map.
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Beijing (PEK) → Istanbul (IST).