# How far is Nairobi from Victoria Falls?

The distance between Victoria Falls (Victoria Falls Airport) and Nairobi (Jomo Kenyatta International Airport) is 1377 miles / 2216 kilometers / 1197 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Victoria Falls (VFA) to Nairobi (NBO) is 1795 miles / 2888 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 38 hours 17 minutes.

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3 h 6 min
172 kg

## Distance from Victoria Falls to Nairobi

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1377.259 miles
• 2216.483 kilometers
• 1196.805 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
• 1381.834 miles
• 2223.846 kilometers
• 1200.781 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 Victoria Falls to Nairobi?

The estimated flight time from Victoria Falls Airport to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport is 3 hours and 6 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Victoria Falls Airport (VFA) and Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (NBO)

On average, flying from Victoria Falls to Nairobi generates about 172 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 172 kilograms equals 379 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Victoria Falls to Nairobi

See the map of the shortest flight path between Victoria Falls Airport (VFA) and Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (NBO).

## Airport information

Origin Victoria Falls Airport
City: Victoria Falls
Country: Zimbabwe
IATA Code: VFA
ICAO Code: FVFA
Coordinates: 18°5′45″S, 25°50′20″E
Destination Jomo Kenyatta International Airport
City: Nairobi
Country: Kenya
IATA Code: NBO
ICAO Code: HKJK
Coordinates: 1°19′9″S, 36°55′40″E