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Distance between Nairobi (WIL) and Eldoret (EDL)

Flight distance from Nairobi to Eldoret (Wilson Airport – Eldoret International Airport) is 161 miles / 259 kilometers / 140 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 48 minutes.

Driving distance from Nairobi (WIL) to Eldoret (EDL) is 194 miles / 312 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 2 minutes.

Nairobi – Eldoret

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161
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259
Kilometers
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140
Nautical miles

How far is Eldoret from Nairobi?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 161.081 miles
  • 259.235 kilometers
  • 139.976 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
  • 161.490 miles
  • 259.892 kilometers
  • 140.331 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 Eldoret International Airport is 48 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Nairobi and Eldoret.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Nairobi to Eldoret generates about 49 kg of CO2 per passenger, 49 kilograms is equal to 107 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 Eldoret

Shortest flight path between Wilson Airport (WIL) and Eldoret International Airport (EDL).

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 Eldoret International Airport
City: Eldoret
Country: Kenya Flag of Kenya
IATA Code: EDL
ICAO Code: HKEL
Coordinates: 0°24′16″N, 35°14′20″E