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Distance between Nairobi (NBO) and Zurich (ZRH)

Distance from Nairobi to Zurich (Jomo Kenyatta International Airport – Zurich Airport) is 3771 miles / 6068 kilometers / 3277 nautical miles.

How far is Zurich from Nairobi?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3770.660 miles
  • 6068.290 kilometers
  • 3276.614 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
  • 3780.277 miles
  • 6083.766 kilometers
  • 3284.971 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 Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (NBO) to Zurich Airport (ZRH) is 7 hours 38 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 456 kg (1 006 pounds).

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 Zurich Airport
City: Zurich
Country: Switzerland Flag of Switzerland
IATA Code: ZRH
ICAO Code: LSZH
Coordinates: 47°27′52″N, 8°32′57″E

Map

Nairobi to Zurich flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Nairobi (NBO) → Zurich (ZRH).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3771

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