# How far is Mombasa from Shinyanga?

The distance between Shinyanga (Shinyanga Airport) and Mombasa (Moi International Airport) is 427 miles / 687 kilometers / 371 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Shinyanga (SHY) to Mombasa (MBA) is 598 miles / 963 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 14 hours 24 minutes.

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1 h 18 min

## Distance from Shinyanga to Mombasa

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 427.070 miles
• 687.302 kilometers
• 371.114 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
• 426.596 miles
• 686.540 kilometers
• 370.702 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 Mombasa?

The estimated flight time from Shinyanga Airport to Moi International Airport is 1 hour and 18 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Shinyanga Airport (SHY) and Moi International Airport (MBA)

On average, flying from Shinyanga to Mombasa generates about 88 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 88 kilograms equals 194 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 Mombasa

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

## 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 Moi International Airport
City: Mombasa
Country: Kenya
IATA Code: MBA
ICAO Code: HKMO
Coordinates: 4°2′5″S, 39°35′39″E