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Distance between Nairobi (NBO) and Kisumu (KIS)

Flight distance from Nairobi to Kisumu (Jomo Kenyatta International Airport – Kisumu International Airport) is 174 miles / 280 kilometers / 151 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 49 minutes.

Driving distance from Nairobi (NBO) to Kisumu (KIS) is 228 miles / 367 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 40 minutes.

Nairobi – Kisumu

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174
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280
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151
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How far is Kisumu from Nairobi?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 174.092 miles
  • 280.174 kilometers
  • 151.282 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
  • 174.175 miles
  • 280.308 kilometers
  • 151.354 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 Nairobi to Kisumu is 49 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Nairobi and Kisumu.

Nairobi time to Kisumu time converter

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Nairobi to Kisumu generates about 51 kg of CO2 per passenger, 51 kilograms is equal to 112 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 Kisumu

Shortest flight path between Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (NBO) and Kisumu International Airport (KIS).

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 Kisumu International Airport
City: Kisumu
Country: Kenya Flag of Kenya
IATA Code: KIS
ICAO Code: HKKI
Coordinates: 0°5′10″S, 34°43′44″E

Airlines flying from Nairobi (NBO) to Kisumu (KIS)

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Kenya Airways