Map of flight path from Nairobi to Guangzhou.
Shortest flight path between Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (NBO) and Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport (CAN).
How far is Guangzhou from Nairobi?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Nairobi and Guangzhou. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 5396.187 miles
- 8684.321 kilometers
- 4689.158 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
- 5392.712 miles
- 8678.728 kilometers
- 4686.138 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Nairobi and Guangzhou is 5 hours. Guangzhou is 5 hours ahead of Nairobi.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 636 kg (1 402 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Nairobi (NBO) → Guangzhou (CAN).