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Distance between Nairobi (WIL) and Zanzibar (ZNZ)

Flight distance from Nairobi to Zanzibar (Wilson Airport – Abeid Amani Karume International Airport) is 376 miles / 604 kilometers / 326 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 12 minutes.

Nairobi – Zanzibar

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376
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604
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326
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How far is Zanzibar from Nairobi?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 375.533 miles
  • 604.362 kilometers
  • 326.330 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
  • 377.131 miles
  • 606.934 kilometers
  • 327.718 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 Abeid Amani Karume International Airport is 1 hour 12 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Nairobi and Zanzibar.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Nairobi to Zanzibar generates about 80 kg of CO2 per passenger, 80 kilograms is equal to 177 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path from Nairobi to Zanzibar

Shortest flight path between Wilson Airport (WIL) and Abeid Amani Karume International Airport (ZNZ).

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 Abeid Amani Karume International Airport
City: Zanzibar
Country: Tanzania Flag of Tanzania
IATA Code: ZNZ
ICAO Code: HTZA
Coordinates: 6°13′19″S, 39°13′29″E