# 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
IATA Code: RTM
ICAO Code: EHRD
Coordinates: 51°57′24″N, 4°26′13″E

B Istanbul Atatürk Airport
City: Istanbul
Country: 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 1 hour. Istanbul is 1 hour ahead of Rotterdam.

CEST

+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?