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Distance between Nairobi (WIL) and Lilongwe (LLW)

Flight distance from Nairobi to Lilongwe (Wilson Airport – Lilongwe International Airport) is 882 miles / 1419 kilometers / 766 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 10 minutes.

Driving distance from Nairobi (WIL) to Lilongwe (LLW) is 1221 miles / 1965 kilometers and travel time by car is about 26 hours 57 minutes.

Nairobi – Lilongwe

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882
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1419
Kilometers
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766
Nautical miles

How far is Lilongwe from Nairobi?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 881.600 miles
  • 1418.798 kilometers
  • 766.090 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
  • 886.041 miles
  • 1425.945 kilometers
  • 769.949 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 Lilongwe International Airport is 2 hours 10 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Nairobi and Lilongwe is 1 hour. Lilongwe is 1 hour behind Nairobi.
Nairobi time to Lilongwe time converter

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Nairobi to Lilongwe generates about 142 kg of CO2 per passenger, 142 kilograms is equal to 313 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 Lilongwe

Shortest flight path between Wilson Airport (WIL) and Lilongwe International Airport (LLW).

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 Lilongwe International Airport
City: Lilongwe
Country: Malawi Flag of Malawi
IATA Code: LLW
ICAO Code: FWKI
Coordinates: 13°47′21″S, 33°46′51″E