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 path
Shortest flight path between Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK) and Istanbul Airport (IST).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Beijing (PEK) → Istanbul (IST).