Air Miles Calculator logo

Distance between Accra (ACC) and Nairobi (NBO)

Flight distance from Accra to Nairobi (Kotoka International Airport – Jomo Kenyatta International Airport) is 2606 miles / 4194 kilometers / 2265 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 26 minutes.

Driving distance from Accra (ACC) to Nairobi (NBO) is 3633 miles / 5847 kilometers and travel time by car is about 93 hours 48 minutes.

Accra – Nairobi

Distance arrow
2606
Miles
Distance arrow
4194
Kilometers
Distance arrow
2265
Nautical miles

How far is Nairobi from Accra?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2606.238 miles
  • 4194.333 kilometers
  • 2264.758 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
  • 2603.887 miles
  • 4190.550 kilometers
  • 2262.716 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 Accra to Nairobi?

Estimated flight time from Kotoka International Airport to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport is 5 hours 26 minutes.

What is the time difference between Accra and Nairobi?

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

Flight carbon footprint between Kotoka International Airport (ACC) and Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (NBO)

On average flying from Accra to Nairobi generates about 288 kg of CO2 per passenger, 288 kilograms is equal to 634 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Accra to Nairobi

Shortest flight path between Kotoka International Airport (ACC) and Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (NBO).

Airport information

Origin Kotoka International Airport
City: Accra
Country: Ghana Flag of Ghana
IATA Code: ACC
ICAO Code: DGAA
Coordinates: 5°36′18″N, 0°10′0″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 Accra (ACC) to Nairobi (NBO)

Kenya Airways