Map of flight path from Nairobi to London.
Shortest flight path between Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (NBO) and London Heathrow Airport (LHR).
How far is London from Nairobi?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Nairobi and London. 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Nairobi and London is 2 hours. London is 2 hours behind Nairobi.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 487 kg (1 073 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Nairobi (NBO) → London (LHR).