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Distance between Rotterdam (RTM) and Istanbul (ISL)

Flight distance from Rotterdam to Istanbul (Rotterdam The Hague Airport – Istanbul Atatürk Airport) is 1378 miles / 2218 kilometers / 1198 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 6 minutes.

Driving distance from Rotterdam (RTM) to Istanbul (ISL) is 1663 miles / 2676 kilometers and travel time by car is about 26 hours 24 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Rotterdam to Istanbul.

Shortest flight path between Rotterdam The Hague Airport (RTM) and Istanbul Atatürk Airport (ISL).

How far is Istanbul from Rotterdam?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1378.435 miles
  • 2218.377 kilometers
  • 1197.828 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
  • 1375.814 miles
  • 2214.158 kilometers
  • 1195.549 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).

Airport information


A Rotterdam The Hague Airport
City: Rotterdam
Country: Netherlands Flag of Netherlands
IATA Code: RTM
ICAO Code: EHRD
Coordinates: 51°57′24″N, 4°26′13″E

B Istanbul Atatürk Airport
City: Istanbul
Country: Turkey Flag of Turkey
IATA Code: ISL
ICAO Code: LTBA
Coordinates: 40°58′36″N, 28°48′52″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Rotterdam and Istanbul is 2 hours. Istanbul is 2 hours ahead of Rotterdam.

Time Difference

Rotterdam

 CET

Istanbul

 +03

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 172 kg (379 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rotterdam (RTM) → Istanbul (ISL).

Distance:
1378
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1378

Round trip?