Distance between Skopje and Istanbul
The distance from Skopje to Istanbul is 496 miles by road including 388 miles on motorways. Road takes approximately 8 hours and 19 minutes and goes through Kyustendil, Dupnitsa, Sofia, Pazardzhik, Dimitrovgrad, Haskovo and Edirne.
|Route length:||495.9 mi|
|Driving time:||8 h 19 min|
|Fuel amount:||16.9 gal|
|Fuel cost:||41.5 USD|
|Skopje||0 mi||00 min||0.0 gal|
SK-01 A2 82 mi, 1 h 35 min
|Kyustendil||82 mi||1 h 35 min||2.4 gal|
6 62 28 mi, 31 min
|Dupnitsa||110 mi||2 h 07 min||3.5 gal|
A 3 11 mi, 10 min
|Radomir||121 mi||2 h 17 min||4.0 gal|
A 3 26 mi, 24 min
|Sofia||147 mi||2 h 41 min||4.8 gal|
18 A 1 77 mi, 1 h 11 min
|Pazardzhik||224 mi||3 h 52 min||7.2 gal|
A 1 62 mi, 54 min
|Dimitrovgrad||285 mi||4 h 47 min||9.4 gal|
A 4 10 mi, 08 min
|Haskovo||296 mi||4 h 56 min||10.1 gal|
A 4 54 mi, 53 min
|Edirne||350 mi||5 h 49 min||11.8 gal|
O-3 146 mi, 2 h 29 min
|Istanbul||496 mi||8 h 19 min||16.8 gal|
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Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Skopje to Istanbul?
Fuel cost: 41.5 USD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 495.9 mi) / (Fuel consumption 29.4 mpg) * (Fuel price 2.46 USD / gal)
How long is a car ride from Skopje to Istanbul?
Driving time: 8 h 19 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
- 227 mi with a maximum speed 68 mph = 3 h 20 min
- 108 mi with a maximum speed 62 mph = 1 h 44 min
- 6 mi with a maximum speed 56 mph = 5 min
- 43 mi with a maximum speed 56 mph = 46 min
- 98 mi with a maximum speed 50 mph = 1 h 57 min
- 4 mi with a maximum speed 43 mph = 6 min
- 2 mi with a maximum speed 37 mph = 3 min
- 6 mi with a maximum speed 31 mph = 11 min
- 1 mi with a maximum speed 25 mph = 1 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Skopje to Istanbul by land?
The distance between Skopje and Istanbul is 495.9 mi by road including 388.4 mi on motorways.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Skopje and Istanbul respectively.
How far is Skopje to Istanbul by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Skopje and Istanbul is 395.8 mi.
This distance is calculated using the Haversine formula as a great-circle distance between two points on the surface of a sphere. The start and finish points are the centers of Skopje and Istanbul respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Skopje from Istanbul by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 47 min to cover the distance of 396 mi at a cruising speed of 497 mph.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 2 h 53 min to flight this distance at average speed of 136 mph.
This time is approximate and do not take into account takeoff and landing times, airport location and other real world factors.
How long is a helicopter ride from Skopje to Istanbul?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 2 h 39 min to cover the distance of 396 mi at a cruising speed of 149 mph.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 3 h 2 min to flight this distance at average speed of 130 mph.
This time is approximate and do not take into account takeoff and landing times, aerodrome location and other real world factors.
What city is halfway between Skopje and Istanbul?
The halfway point between Skopje and Istanbul is Jeliazno. It is located about 4 mi from the exact midpoint by road.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Skopje in relation to Istanbul?
Skopje is located 396 mi west of Istanbul.
Skopje has geographic coordinates: latitude 41.99609, longitude 21.43165.
Istanbul has geographic coordinates: latitude 41.00963, longitude 28.96516.
Which highway goes from Skopje to Istanbul?
The route from Skopje to Istanbul follows O-3, A 1, A 4.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
- A2: 53 mi
- A 3: 37 mi
- 62: 21 mi
- 6: 17 mi
- A1: 12 mi
- 18: 9 mi
- A 6: 9 mi
- 8: 7 mi
- D100: 6 mi
- 1: 5 mi
- SK-01: 1 mi