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Distance from Nairobi to Lubumbashi

Distance between Nairobi and Lubumbashi is 1547 kilometers (961 miles).
Driving distance from Nairobi to Lubumbashi is 2361 kilometers (1467 miles).

air 1547 km
air 961 miles
car 2361 km
car 1467 miles

Distance Map Between Nairobi and Lubumbashi

Nairobi, KenyaLubumbashi, Democratic Republic of the Congo = 961 miles = 1547 km.

How far is it between Nairobi and Lubumbashi

Nairobi is located in Kenya with (-1.2833,36.8167) coordinates and Lubumbashi is located in Democratic Republic of the Congo with (-11.6609,27.4794) coordinates. The calculated flying distance from Nairobi to Lubumbashi is equal to 961 miles which is equal to 1547 km.

If you want to go by car, the driving distance between Nairobi and Lubumbashi is 2360.81 km. If you ride your car with an average speed of 112 kilometers/hour (70 miles/h), travel time will be 21 hours 04 minutes. Please check the avg. speed travel time table on the right for various options.
Difference between fly and go by a car is 814 km.

City/PlaceLatitude and LongitudeGPS Coordinates
Nairobi -1.2833, 36.8167 1° 16´ 59.9880'' S
36° 49´ 0.0120'' E
Lubumbashi -11.6609, 27.4794 11° 39´ 39.2040'' S
27° 28´ 45.7680'' E

Estimated Travel Time Between Nairobi and Lubumbashi

Average SpeedTravel Time
30 mph (48 km/h) 49 hours 11 minutes
40 mph (64 km/h) 36 hours 53 minutes
50 mph (80 km/h) 29 hours 30 minutes
60 mph (97 km/h) 24 hours 20 minutes
70 mph (112 km/h) 21 hours 04 minutes
75 mph (120 km/h) 19 hours 40 minutes
Nairobi, Kenya

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