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Distance between Abidjan (ABJ) and Nairobi (NBO)

Flight distance from Abidjan to Nairobi (Port Bouet Airport – Jomo Kenyatta International Airport) is 2859 miles / 4600 kilometers / 2484 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 54 minutes.

Driving distance from Abidjan (ABJ) to Nairobi (NBO) is 3953 miles / 6361 kilometers and travel time by car is about 100 hours 25 minutes.

Abidjan – Nairobi

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2484
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How far is Nairobi from Abidjan?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2858.595 miles
  • 4600.463 kilometers
  • 2484.051 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
  • 2855.860 miles
  • 4596.062 kilometers
  • 2481.675 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).

How long does it take to fly from Abidjan to Nairobi?

Estimated flight time from Port Bouet Airport to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport is 5 hours 54 minutes.

What is the time difference between Abidjan and Nairobi?

The time difference between Abidjan and Nairobi is 3 hours. Nairobi is 3 hours ahead of Abidjan.
Abidjan time to Nairobi time converter

Flight carbon footprint between Port Bouet Airport (ABJ) and Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (NBO)

On average flying from Abidjan to Nairobi generates about 317 kg of CO2 per passenger, 317 kilograms is equal to 700 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Abidjan to Nairobi

Shortest flight path between Port Bouet Airport (ABJ) and Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (NBO).

Airport information

Origin Port Bouet Airport
City: Abidjan
Country: Côte d'Ivoire Flag of Côte d'Ivoire
IATA Code: ABJ
ICAO Code: DIAP
Coordinates: 5°15′41″N, 3°55′34″W
Destination Jomo Kenyatta International Airport
City: Nairobi
Country: Kenya Flag of Kenya
IATA Code: NBO
ICAO Code: HKJK
Coordinates: 1°19′9″S, 36°55′40″E

Airlines flying from Abidjan (ABJ) to Nairobi (NBO)

Kenya Airways