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Distance between Abuja (ABV) and Kigali (KGL)

Flight distance from Abuja to Kigali (Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport – Kigali International Airport) is 1748 miles / 2813 kilometers / 1519 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 48 minutes.

Driving distance from Abuja (ABV) to Kigali (KGL) is 2569 miles / 4134 kilometers and travel time by car is about 69 hours 49 minutes.

Abuja – Kigali

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1748
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2813
Kilometers
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1519
Nautical miles

How far is Kigali from Abuja?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1747.985 miles
  • 2813.109 kilometers
  • 1518.957 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
  • 1748.173 miles
  • 2813.412 kilometers
  • 1519.121 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 Abuja to Kigali?

Estimated flight time from Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport to Kigali International Airport is 3 hours 48 minutes.

What is the time difference between Abuja and Kigali?

The time difference between Abuja and Kigali is 1 hour. Kigali is 1 hour ahead of Abuja.
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Flight carbon footprint between Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (ABV) and Kigali International Airport (KGL)

On average flying from Abuja to Kigali generates about 196 kg of CO2 per passenger, 196 kilograms is equal to 432 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Abuja to Kigali

Shortest flight path between Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (ABV) and Kigali International Airport (KGL).

Airport information

Origin Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport
City: Abuja
Country: Nigeria Flag of Nigeria
IATA Code: ABV
ICAO Code: DNAA
Coordinates: 9°0′24″N, 7°15′47″E
Destination Kigali International Airport
City: Kigali
Country: Rwanda Flag of Rwanda
IATA Code: KGL
ICAO Code: HRYR
Coordinates: 1°58′7″S, 30°8′22″E