The flight distance from Nairobi, Kenya to Lagos, Nigeria is:

2,368 miles / 3 811 km

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Distance from Nairobi, Kenya to Lagos, Nigeria

The total distance from Nairobi, Kenya to Lagos, Nigeria is 2,368 miles.

This is equivalent to 3 811 kilometers or 2,058 nautical miles.

Your trip begins in Nairobi, Kenya.
It ends in Lagos, Nigeria.

Your flight direction from Nairobi, Kenya to Lagos, Nigeria is West (-77 degrees from North).

The distance calculator helps you figure out how far it is to fly from Nairobi, Kenya to Lagos, Nigeria. It does this by computing the straight line flying distance ("as the crow flies"). It uses the great circle formula to compute the total travel mileage.

Nairobi, Kenya

City: Nairobi
Region: Nairobi Area
Country: Kenya
Category: cities

Lagos, Nigeria

City: Lagos
Country: Nigeria
Category: cities

Flight distance calculator

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