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Distance between Goma (GOM) and Nairobi (WIL)

Flight distance from Goma to Nairobi (Goma International Airport – Wilson Airport) is 524 miles / 844 kilometers / 456 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 29 minutes.

Driving distance from Goma (GOM) to Nairobi (WIL) is 772 miles / 1242 kilometers and travel time by car is about 16 hours 55 minutes.

Goma – Nairobi

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524
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844
Kilometers
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456
Nautical miles

How far is Nairobi from Goma?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 524.428 miles
  • 843.986 kilometers
  • 455.716 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
  • 523.848 miles
  • 843.052 kilometers
  • 455.212 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 Goma International Airport to Wilson Airport is 1 hour 29 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Goma and Nairobi is 1 hour. Nairobi is 1 hour ahead of Goma.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Goma to Nairobi generates about 102 kg of CO2 per passenger, 102 kilograms is equal to 225 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Goma to Nairobi

Shortest flight path between Goma International Airport (GOM) and Wilson Airport (WIL).

Airport information

Origin Goma International Airport
City: Goma
Country: Congo (Kinshasa) Flag of Congo (Kinshasa)
IATA Code: GOM
ICAO Code: FZNA
Coordinates: 1°40′14″S, 29°14′18″E
Destination Wilson Airport
City: Nairobi
Country: Kenya Flag of Kenya
IATA Code: WIL
ICAO Code: HKNW
Coordinates: 1°19′18″S, 36°48′53″E