# How far is Harare from Kigali?

The distance between Kigali (Kigali International Airport) and Harare (Robert Gabriel Mugabe International Airport) is 1099 miles / 1769 kilometers / 955 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Kigali (KGL) to Harare (HRE) is 1671 miles / 2689 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 38 hours 37 minutes.

1099
Miles
1769
Kilometers
955
Nautical miles
2 h 34 min
157 kg

## Distance from Kigali to Harare

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Kigali to Harare. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1099.096 miles
• 1768.823 kilometers
• 955.088 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 1104.843 miles
• 1778.072 kilometers
• 960.082 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 Kigali to Harare?

The estimated flight time from Kigali International Airport to Robert Gabriel Mugabe International Airport is 2 hours and 34 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Kigali International Airport (KGL) and Robert Gabriel Mugabe International Airport (HRE)

On average, flying from Kigali to Harare generates about 157 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 157 kilograms equals 345 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Kigali to Harare

See the map of the shortest flight path between Kigali International Airport (KGL) and Robert Gabriel Mugabe International Airport (HRE).

## Airport information

Origin Kigali International Airport
City: Kigali
Country: Rwanda
IATA Code: KGL
ICAO Code: HRYR
Coordinates: 1°58′7″S, 30°8′22″E
Destination Robert Gabriel Mugabe International Airport
City: Harare
Country: Zimbabwe
IATA Code: HRE
ICAO Code: FVHA
Coordinates: 17°55′54″S, 31°5′34″E