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Distance between Rotterdam (RTM) and Istanbul (SAW)

Flight distance from Rotterdam to Istanbul (Rotterdam The Hague Airport – Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport) is 1401 miles / 2255 kilometers / 1218 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 9 minutes.

Map of flight path from Rotterdam to Istanbul.

Shortest flight path between Rotterdam The Hague Airport (RTM) and Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport (SAW).

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)
  • 1401.399 miles
  • 2255.333 kilometers
  • 1217.782 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
  • 1398.713 miles
  • 2251.011 kilometers
  • 1215.449 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 Sabiha Gökçen International Airport
City: Istanbul
Country: Turkey Flag of Turkey
IATA Code: SAW
ICAO Code: LTFJ
Coordinates: 40°53′54″N, 29°18′33″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Rotterdam and Istanbul is 1 hour. Istanbul is 1 hour ahead of Rotterdam.

Time Difference

Rotterdam

 CEST

Istanbul

 +03

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 173 kg (382 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rotterdam (RTM) → Istanbul (SAW).

Distance:
1401
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1401

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