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Distance between Nairobi (NBO) and Nairobi (WIL)

Flight distance from Nairobi to Nairobi (Jomo Kenyatta International Airport – Wilson Airport) is 8 miles / 13 kilometers / 7 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 30 minutes.

Driving distance from Nairobi (NBO) to Nairobi (WIL) is 11 miles / 17 kilometers and travel time by car is about 18 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Nairobi to Nairobi.

Shortest flight path between Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (NBO) and Wilson Airport (WIL).

How far is Nairobi from Nairobi?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 7.816 miles
  • 12.579 kilometers
  • 6.792 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
  • 7.807 miles
  • 12.565 kilometers
  • 6.784 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 Wilson Airport
City: Nairobi
Country: Kenya Flag of Kenya
IATA Code: WIL
ICAO Code: HKNW
Coordinates: 1°19′18″S, 36°48′53″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Nairobi and Nairobi.

Time Difference

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Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Nairobi (NBO) → Nairobi (WIL).

Distance:
8
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
8

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