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Distance between Nairobi (NBO) and Shinyanga (SHY)

Flight distance from Nairobi to Shinyanga (Jomo Kenyatta International Airport – Shinyanga Airport) is 291 miles / 469 kilometers / 253 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 3 minutes.

Driving distance from Nairobi (NBO) to Shinyanga (SHY) is 522 miles / 840 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 14 minutes.

Nairobi – Shinyanga

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291
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469
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253
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How far is Shinyanga from Nairobi?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 291.335 miles
  • 468.858 kilometers
  • 253.163 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
  • 291.609 miles
  • 469.299 kilometers
  • 253.401 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 Shinyanga is 1 hour 3 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Nairobi and Shinyanga.

Nairobi time to Shinyanga time converter

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Nairobi to Shinyanga generates about 68 kg of CO2 per passenger, 68 kilograms is equal to 150 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 Shinyanga

Shortest flight path between Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (NBO) and Shinyanga Airport (SHY).

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 Shinyanga Airport
City: Shinyanga
Country: Tanzania Flag of Tanzania
IATA Code: SHY
ICAO Code: HTSY
Coordinates: 3°40′1″S, 33°25′1″E