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How far is Dar es Salaam from Nairobi?

Distance between Nairobi (Jomo Kenyatta International Airport) and Dar es Salaam (Julius Nyerere International Airport) is 413 miles / 665 kilometers / 359 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 16 minutes.

Driving distance from Nairobi (NBO) to Dar es Salaam (DAR) is 511 miles / 823 kilometers and travel time by car is about 10 hours 46 minutes.

Jomo Kenyatta International Airport – Julius Nyerere International Airport

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Distance from Nairobi to Dar es Salaam

There are several ways to calculate distance from Nairobi to Dar es Salaam. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 412.925 miles
  • 664.538 kilometers
  • 358.822 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
  • 414.821 miles
  • 667.589 kilometers
  • 360.469 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 Nairobi to Dar es Salaam?

Estimated flight time from Jomo Kenyatta International Airport to Julius Nyerere International Airport is 1 hour 16 minutes.

What is the time difference between Nairobi and Dar es Salaam?

There is no time difference between Nairobi and Dar es Salaam.

Flight carbon footprint between Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (NBO) and Julius Nyerere International Airport (DAR)

On average flying from Nairobi to Dar es Salaam generates about 86 kg of CO2 per passenger, 86 kilograms is equal to 189 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Nairobi to Dar es Salaam

Shortest flight path between Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (NBO) and Julius Nyerere International Airport (DAR).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Julius Nyerere International Airport
City: Dar es Salaam
Country: Tanzania Flag of Tanzania
IATA Code: DAR
ICAO Code: HTDA
Coordinates: 6°52′41″S, 39°12′9″E

Airlines flying from Nairobi (NBO) to Dar es Salaam (DAR)

Kenya Airways
Lufthansa
Precision Air
Swiss International Air Lines
United Airlines