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Distance between Nanyuki (NYK) and Lamu (LAU)

Flight distance from Nanyuki to Lamu (Nanyuki Airport – Manda Airport) is 307 miles / 494 kilometers / 267 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 4 minutes.

Driving distance from Nanyuki (NYK) to Lamu (LAU) is 495 miles / 797 kilometers and travel time by car is about 10 hours 24 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Nanyuki to Lamu.

Shortest flight path between Nanyuki Airport (NYK) and Manda Airport (LAU).

How far is Lamu from Nanyuki?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 307.148 miles
  • 494.307 kilometers
  • 266.904 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
  • 307.301 miles
  • 494.554 kilometers
  • 267.038 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 Nanyuki Airport
City: Nanyuki
Country: Kenya Flag of Kenya
IATA Code: NYK
ICAO Code: HKNY
Coordinates: 0°3′44″S, 37°2′27″E

B Manda Airport
City: Lamu
Country: Kenya Flag of Kenya
IATA Code: LAU
ICAO Code: HKLU
Coordinates: 2°15′8″S, 40°54′47″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Nanyuki and Lamu.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 70 kg (155 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Nanyuki (NYK) → Lamu (LAU).

Distance:
307
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
307

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