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Distance between Nairobi (WIL) and Nanyuki (NYK)

Flight distance from Nairobi to Nanyuki (Wilson Airport – Nanyuki Airport) is 88 miles / 142 kilometers / 76 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 39 minutes.

Driving distance from Nairobi (WIL) to Nanyuki (NYK) is 119 miles / 191 kilometers and travel time by car is about 2 hours 20 minutes.

Nairobi – Nanyuki

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88
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142
Kilometers
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76
Nautical miles

How far is Nanyuki from Nairobi?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 87.928 miles
  • 141.507 kilometers
  • 76.408 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
  • 88.403 miles
  • 142.271 kilometers
  • 76.820 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 Nanyuki Airport is 39 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Nairobi and Nanyuki.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Nairobi to Nanyuki generates about 38 kg of CO2 per passenger, 38 kilograms is equal to 84 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 Nanyuki

Shortest flight path between Wilson Airport (WIL) and Nanyuki Airport (NYK).

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 Nanyuki Airport
City: Nanyuki
Country: Kenya Flag of Kenya
IATA Code: NYK
ICAO Code: HKNY
Coordinates: 0°3′44″S, 37°2′27″E