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Distance between Nairobi (WIL) and Bamburi (BMQ)

Flight distance from Nairobi to Bamburi (Wilson Airport – Bamburi Airport) is 272 miles / 438 kilometers / 236 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 0 minutes.

Driving distance from Nairobi (WIL) to Bamburi (BMQ) is 307 miles / 494 kilometers and travel time by car is about 6 hours 40 minutes.

Nairobi – Bamburi

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272
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438
Kilometers
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236
Nautical miles

How far is Bamburi from Nairobi?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 272.025 miles
  • 437.781 kilometers
  • 236.383 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
  • 272.545 miles
  • 438.618 kilometers
  • 236.835 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Wilson Airport to Bamburi Airport is 1 hour 0 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Nairobi and Bamburi.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Nairobi to Bamburi generates about 65 kg of CO2 per passenger, 65 kilograms is equal to 143 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Nairobi to Bamburi

Shortest flight path between Wilson Airport (WIL) and Bamburi Airport (BMQ).

Airport information

Origin Wilson Airport
City: Nairobi
Country: Kenya Flag of Kenya
IATA Code: WIL
ICAO Code: HKNW
Coordinates: 1°19′18″S, 36°48′53″E
Destination Bamburi Airport
City: Bamburi
Country: Kenya Flag of Kenya
IATA Code: BMQ
ICAO Code: HKBM
Coordinates: 3°58′54″S, 39°43′50″E