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Distance between Nairobi (NBO) and Lugano (LUG)

Flight distance from Nairobi to Lugano (Jomo Kenyatta International Airport – Lugano Airport) is 3679 miles / 5920 kilometers / 3197 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 7 hours 27 minutes.

Map of flight path from Nairobi to Lugano.

Shortest flight path between Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (NBO) and Lugano Airport (LUG).

How far is Lugano from Nairobi?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Nairobi and Lugano. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3678.824 miles
  • 5920.493 kilometers
  • 3196.811 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
  • 3688.350 miles
  • 5935.823 kilometers
  • 3205.088 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).

Airport information


A 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

B Lugano Airport
City: Lugano
Country: Switzerland Flag of Switzerland
IATA Code: LUG
ICAO Code: LSZA
Coordinates: 46°0′15″N, 8°54′38″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Nairobi and Lugano is 2 hours. Lugano is 2 hours behind Nairobi.

Time Difference

Nairobi

 EAT

Lugano

 CET

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 417 kg (918 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Nairobi (NBO) → Lugano (LUG).

Distance:
3679
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3679

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