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Distance between Amsterdam (AMS) and Nairobi (NBO)

Flight distance from Amsterdam to Nairobi (Amsterdam Airport Schiphol – Jomo Kenyatta International Airport) is 4140 miles / 6662 kilometers / 3597 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 8 hours 20 minutes.

Map of flight path from Amsterdam to Nairobi.

Shortest flight path between Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (AMS) and Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (NBO).

How far is Nairobi from Amsterdam?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Amsterdam and Nairobi. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 4139.808 miles
  • 6662.376 kilometers
  • 3597.395 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
  • 4149.175 miles
  • 6677.449 kilometers
  • 3605.534 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 Amsterdam Airport Schiphol
City: Amsterdam
Country: Netherlands Flag of Netherlands
IATA Code: AMS
ICAO Code: EHAM
Coordinates: 52°18′30″N, 4°45′50″E

B 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

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Amsterdam and Nairobi is 2 hours. Nairobi is 2 hours ahead of Amsterdam.

Time Difference

Amsterdam

 CET

Nairobi

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 474 kg (1 045 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Amsterdam (AMS) → Nairobi (NBO).

Distance:
4140
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4140

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