How far is Kisumu from Shinyanga?

The distance between Shinyanga (Shinyanga Airport) and Kisumu (Kisumu International Airport) is 262 miles / 422 kilometers / 228 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Shinyanga (SHY) to Kisumu (KIS) is 347 miles / 558 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 7 hours 58 minutes.

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Distance from Shinyanga to Kisumu

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Shinyanga to Kisumu. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 262.216 miles
• 421.995 kilometers
• 227.859 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
• 263.474 miles
• 424.020 kilometers
• 228.952 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 Shinyanga to Kisumu?

The estimated flight time from Shinyanga Airport to Kisumu International Airport is 59 minutes.

What is the time difference between Shinyanga and Kisumu?

There is no time difference between Shinyanga and Kisumu.

Flight carbon footprint between Shinyanga Airport (SHY) and Kisumu International Airport (KIS)

On average, flying from Shinyanga to Kisumu generates about 64 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 64 kilograms equals 140 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Shinyanga to Kisumu

See the map of the shortest flight path between Shinyanga Airport (SHY) and Kisumu International Airport (KIS).

Airport information

Origin Shinyanga Airport
City: Shinyanga
Country: Tanzania
IATA Code: SHY
ICAO Code: HTSY
Coordinates: 3°40′1″S, 33°25′1″E
Destination Kisumu International Airport
City: Kisumu
Country: Kenya
IATA Code: KIS
ICAO Code: HKKI
Coordinates: 0°5′10″S, 34°43′44″E