How far is Nairobi from London?
There are several ways to calculate distances between London and Nairobi. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 4242.468 miles
- 6827.590 kilometers
- 3686.604 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
- 4250.953 miles
- 6841.246 kilometers
- 3693.977 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).
Estimated flight time from Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (NBO) is 8 hours 31 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between London and Nairobi is 3 hours. Nairobi is 3 hours ahead of London.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 494 kg (1 088 pounds).
London to Nairobi flight map.
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
London (LHR) → Nairobi (NBO).