# How far is Wajir from Nairobi?

The distance between Nairobi (Jomo Kenyatta International Airport) and Wajir (Wajir Airport) is 303 miles / 488 kilometers / 263 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Nairobi (NBO) to Wajir (WJR) is 414 miles / 667 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 11 hours 31 minutes.

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## Distance from Nairobi to Wajir

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Nairobi to Wajir. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 303.095 miles
• 487.784 kilometers
• 263.382 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 303.734 miles
• 488.813 kilometers
• 263.938 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).

## How long does it take to fly from Nairobi to Wajir?

The estimated flight time from Jomo Kenyatta International Airport to Wajir Airport is 1 hour and 4 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (NBO) and Wajir Airport (WJR)

On average, flying from Nairobi to Wajir generates about 70 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 70 kilograms equals 154 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 Wajir

See the map of the shortest flight path between Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (NBO) and Wajir Airport (WJR).

## Airport information

Origin Jomo Kenyatta International Airport
City: Nairobi
Country: Kenya
IATA Code: NBO
ICAO Code: HKJK
Coordinates: 1°19′9″S, 36°55′40″E
Destination Wajir Airport
City: Wajir
Country: Kenya
IATA Code: WJR
ICAO Code: HKWJ
Coordinates: 1°43′59″N, 40°5′29″E