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Distance between Blantyre (BLZ) and Nairobi (NBO)

Flight distance from Blantyre to Nairobi (Chileka International Airport – Jomo Kenyatta International Airport) is 996 miles / 1603 kilometers / 865 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 23 minutes.

Driving distance from Blantyre (BLZ) to Nairobi (NBO) is 1381 miles / 2222 kilometers and travel time by car is about 30 hours 25 minutes.

Blantyre – Nairobi

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865
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How far is Nairobi from Blantyre?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 995.860 miles
  • 1602.681 kilometers
  • 865.379 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
  • 1001.065 miles
  • 1611.058 kilometers
  • 869.902 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Blantyre to Nairobi is 2 hours 23 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Blantyre and Nairobi is 1 hour. Nairobi is 1 hour ahead of Blantyre.

Blantyre time to Nairobi time converter

Time in Blantyre: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Nairobi: 00:00

Current local times

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Blantyre to Nairobi generates about 151 kg of CO2 per passenger, 151 kilograms is equal to 332 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Blantyre to Nairobi

Shortest flight path between Chileka International Airport (BLZ) and Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (NBO).

Airport information

Origin Chileka International Airport
City: Blantyre
Country: Malawi Flag of Malawi
IATA Code: BLZ
ICAO Code: FWCL
Coordinates: 15°40′44″S, 34°58′26″E
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 Blantyre (BLZ) to Nairobi (NBO)

Kenya Airways