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Distance between Nairobi (WIL) and Malindi (MYD)

Flight distance from Nairobi to Malindi (Wilson Airport – Malindi Airport) is 262 miles / 422 kilometers / 228 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 59 minutes.

Driving distance from Nairobi (WIL) to Malindi (MYD) is 350 miles / 564 kilometers and travel time by car is about 8 hours 7 minutes.

Nairobi – Malindi

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262
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422
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228
Nautical miles

How far is Malindi from Nairobi?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 262.268 miles
  • 422.079 kilometers
  • 227.905 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
  • 262.415 miles
  • 422.316 kilometers
  • 228.032 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 Malindi Airport is 59 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Nairobi and Malindi.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Nairobi to Malindi generates about 64 kg of CO2 per passenger, 64 kilograms is equal to 140 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 Malindi

Shortest flight path between Wilson Airport (WIL) and Malindi Airport (MYD).

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 Malindi Airport
City: Malindi
Country: Kenya Flag of Kenya
IATA Code: MYD
ICAO Code: HKML
Coordinates: 3°13′45″S, 40°6′6″E