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There are 7 ways to get from Bangkok to Kenya by plane, car ferry, bus or car

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Fly to Nairobi  •  11h 48m

  1. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Nairobi (NBO) BKK - NBO

$406 - $752

Cheapest option

Fly to Mombasa  •  14h 35m

  1. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Mombasa (MBA) BKK - MBA

$342 - $1,128

5 alternative options

Fly to Kisumu  •  15h 47m

  1. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Kisumu (KIS) BKK - KIS

$376 - $1,321

Fly to Eldoret  •  14h 52m

  1. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Eldoret (EDL) BKK - EDL

$401 - $1,357

Fly to Ukunda, car ferry  •  16h 32m

  1. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Ukunda (UKA) BKK - UKA
  2. Take the car ferry from Likoni to Mombasa

Fly to Malindi, bus  •  19h 6m

  1. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Malindi (MYD) BKK - MYD
  2. Take the bus from Malindi to Mombasa

Drive  •  8 days 5h

  1. Drive from Bangkok to Nairobi 14335.7 km

$1,200 - $1,900

Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Kenya

There is widespread community transmission globally.
Some travel restrictions are being lifted in Kenya. For the latest travel status, please check the official page for Kenya.

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For the latest travel status, we recommend checking the official page for Kenya.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

Domestic travel is restricted within Kenya due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Kenya

International flights leaving Thailand are suspended as part of the response to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Restrictions may also be in place for other modes of transport.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Thailand

Currently, we are unable to provide international travel restriction information for Kenya relating to Coronavirus (COVID-19). For the latest travel status in Kenya, please check government recommendations.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Kenya

Last updated: August 12 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

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The cheapest way to get from Bangkok to Kenya is to fly which costs ฿12000 - ฿24000 and takes 11h 48m.

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The quickest way to get from Bangkok to Kenya is to fly which costs ฿12000 - ฿24000 and takes 11h 48m.

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The distance between Bangkok and Kenya is 6956 km. The road distance is 14335.7 km.

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It takes approximately 11h 48m to get from Bangkok to Kenya, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Suvarnabhumi Airport to Nairobi Airport is the direct flight which takes 9h 5m.

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Kenya is 4h behind Bangkok. It is currently 11:48 PM in Bangkok and 7:48 PM in Kenya.

Yes, the driving distance between Bangkok to Kenya is 14336 km. It takes approximately 8 days 5h to drive from Bangkok to Kenya.

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Kenya Airways, Oman Air, Etihad and three other airlines offer flights from Suvarnabhumi Airport to Nairobi Airport.

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The best way to get from Bangkok to Suvarnabhumi Airport is to train which takes 26 min and costs ฿40 - ฿55.

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Map of how to get from Bangkok to Kenya.
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  • Distance: 6956.5 km
  • Duration: 11h 48m

What companies run services between Bangkok, Thailand and Kenya?

Kenya Airways, Oman Air and four other airlines fly from Bangkok to Nairobi every 4 hours.

Airlines
Kenya Airways
Website
kenya-airways.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Nairobi
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,000
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Kisumu via Nairobi
Ave. Duration
16h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,300
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Mombasa via Nairobi
Ave. Duration
12h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Eldoret via Nairobi
Ave. Duration
19h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,300
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Eldoret via Dubai, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
14h 45m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Ukunda via Nairobi
Ave. Duration
19h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,300
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Ukunda via Dubai, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
18h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Ukunda via Abu Dhabi, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
18h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $1,200
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Ukunda via Doha, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Ukunda via Addis Ababa, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
18h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$470 - $2,300
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Malindi via Nairobi
Ave. Duration
16h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,300
Jambojet Limited
Website
jambojet.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Eldoret via Nairobi
Ave. Duration
12h
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,300
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Ukunda via Nairobi
Ave. Duration
13h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,300
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Ukunda via Dubai, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
18h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Ukunda via Abu Dhabi, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
18h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $1,200
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Ukunda via Doha, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Ukunda via Addis Ababa, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
18h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$470 - $2,300
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Nairobi via Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,800
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Mombasa via Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
13h 40m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,900
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Nairobi via Doha
Ave. Duration
16h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,300
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Mombasa via Doha
Ave. Duration
17h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,400
Fly540
Website
fly540.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Eldoret via Abu Dhabi, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
17h 35m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,200
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Eldoret via Addis Ababa, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
18h 30m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$460 - $2,200
Oman Air
Website
omanair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Nairobi via Muscat
Ave. Duration
13h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $700
Etihad
Website
etihad.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Nairobi via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
14h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,000
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Nairobi via Dubai
Ave. Duration
15h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,200
Safarilink
Website
flysafarilink.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Ukunda via Addis Ababa, Mombasa
Ave. Duration
19h 25m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$470 - $2,200
Bus operators
Tahmeed Coach Ltd
Phone
+254 (41) 706 445114
Website
tahmeedcoach.co.ke
Bus from Malindi to Mombasa
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
tahmeedcoach.co.ke
Ferry operators
Kenya Ferries
Phone
254 20 2118344
Email
info@kenyaferry.co.ke
Website
kenyaferry.co.ke
Car ferry from Likoni to Mombasa
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
kenyaferry.co.ke

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