# How far is Nairobi from Victoria Falls?

The distance between Victoria Falls (Victoria Falls Airport) and Nairobi (Wilson Airport) is 1373 miles / 2210 kilometers / 1193 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Victoria Falls (VFA) to Nairobi (WIL) is 1799 miles / 2895 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 38 hours 25 minutes.

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171 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)
• 1372.933 miles
• 2209.521 kilometers
• 1193.046 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
• 1377.532 miles
• 2216.922 kilometers
• 1197.042 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 Wilson Airport is 3 hours and 5 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Victoria Falls Airport (VFA) and Wilson Airport (WIL)

On average, flying from Victoria Falls to Nairobi generates about 171 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 171 kilograms equals 378 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 Wilson Airport (WIL).

## 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 Wilson Airport
City: Nairobi
Country: Kenya
IATA Code: WIL
ICAO Code: HKNW
Coordinates: 1°19′18″S, 36°48′53″E