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Distance between Nairobi (WIL) and Nairobi (NBO)

Flight distance from Nairobi to Nairobi (Wilson Airport – Jomo Kenyatta International Airport) is 8 miles / 13 kilometers / 7 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 30 minutes.

Driving distance from Nairobi (WIL) to Nairobi (NBO) is 11 miles / 17 kilometers and travel time by car is about 19 minutes.

Nairobi – Nairobi

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How far is Nairobi from Nairobi?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 7.816 miles
  • 12.579 kilometers
  • 6.792 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
  • 7.807 miles
  • 12.565 kilometers
  • 6.784 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 Jomo Kenyatta International Airport is 30 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Nairobi and Nairobi.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Nairobi to Nairobi generates about 26 kg of CO2 per passenger, 26 kilograms is equal to 58 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 Nairobi

Shortest flight path between Wilson Airport (WIL) and Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (NBO).

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 Jomo Kenyatta International Airport
City: Nairobi
Country: Kenya Flag of Kenya
IATA Code: NBO
ICAO Code: HKJK
Coordinates: 1°19′9″S, 36°55′40″E