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There are 7 ways to get from Britstown to Nairobi by taxi, train, plane, car, bus or car train

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Taxi, train to Kimberley, fly

  1. Take a taxi from Britstown to De Aar
  2. Take the train from De Aar to Kimberley
  3. Fly from Kimberley (KIM) to Nairobi (NBO)

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Drive to Sishen, fly

  1. Drive from Britstown to Sishen
  2. Fly from Sishen (SIS) to Nairobi (NBO)

Drive to Upington, fly

  1. Drive from Britstown to Upington
  2. Fly from Upington (UTN) to Nairobi (NBO)

Taxi, train, bus, drive via Kimberley

  1. Take a taxi from Britstown to De Aar
  2. Take the train from De Aar to Kimberley
  3. Take the bus from Kimberley to Johannesburg
  4. Take the bus from Johanneburg to Lusaka
  5. Take the bus from Lusaka to Nakonde
  6. Drive from Nakonde to Mbeya
  7. Take the bus from Mbeya to Dar es Salaam
  8. Take the bus from Dar es Salaam to Nairobi

Taxi, train, bus, drive

  1. Take a taxi from Britstown to De Aar
  2. Take the train from De Aar to Johannesburg
  3. Take the bus from Johannesburg to Lusaka
  4. Take the bus from Lusaka to Nakonde
  5. Drive from Nakonde to Mbeya
  6. Take the bus from Mbeya to Dar es Salaam
  7. Take the bus from Dar es Salaam to Nairobi

Drive, car train

  1. Drive from Britstown to Colesburg
  2. Take the car train from Colesburg to Germiston
  3. Drive from Germiston to Nairobi

Drive

  1. Drive from Britstown to Nairobi

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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Britstown to Nairobi is to drive and fly, which costs R 2 800 - R 9 500 and takes 15h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Britstown to Nairobi is to drive and fly which costs R 4 800 - R 11 000 and takes 12h 56m.

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The distance between Britstown and Nairobi is 3548 km. The road distance is 4636 km.

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It takes approximately 13h 26m to get from Britstown to Nairobi, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Kimberley Airport to Nairobi Airport. The quickest flight takes 12h 15m and has one stopover.

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Nairobi is 1h ahead of Britstown. It is currently 9:42 AM in Britstown and 10:42 AM in Nairobi.

Yes, the driving distance between Britstown to Nairobi is 4636 km. It takes approximately 2 days 12h to drive from Britstown to Nairobi.

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CemAir, Kenya Airways and Airlink offer flights from Kimberley Airport to Nairobi Airport.

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There are 482+ hotels available in Nairobi. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Britstown to Nairobi.
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  • Distance: 3547.9 km
  • Duration: 13h 26m

What companies run services between Britstown, South Africa and Nairobi, Kenya?

There is no direct connection from Britstown to Nairobi. However, you can take the taxi to De Aar, take the train to Kimberley, take the taxi to Kimberley airport, fly to Nairobi, then take the taxi to Nairobi. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Sishen airport, fly to Nairobi, then take the taxi to Nairobi.

Airlines
Kenya Airways
Website
kenya-airways.com
Flights from Kimberley to Nairobi via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
8h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $750
Flights from Kimberley to Nairobi via Capetown
Ave. Duration
11h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,000
Flights from Kimberley to Nairobi via Johannesburg, Dar es Salaam
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $750
Flights from Kimberley to Nairobi via Johannesburg, Entebbe
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $800
Flights from Kimberley to Nairobi via Capetown, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,000
Flights from Sishen to Nairobi via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
9h 6m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Sishen to Nairobi via Johannesburg, Dar es Salaam
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $550
Flights from Sishen to Nairobi via Johannesburg, Entebbe
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$250 - $600
Flights from Sishen to Nairobi via Johannesburg, Antananarivo
Ave. Duration
11h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from Upington to Nairobi via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Upington to Nairobi via Johannesburg, Dar es Salaam
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $600
Flights from Upington to Nairobi via Johannesburg, Entebbe
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Flights from Upington to Nairobi via Johannesburg, Lusaka
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Upington to Nairobi via Capetown, Livingstone
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Upington to Nairobi via Capetown, Victoria Falls
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Uganda Airlines
Website
ugandairlines.com
Flights from Sishen to Nairobi via Johannesburg, Entebbe
Ave. Duration
13h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Train operators
Premier Classe
Train from De Aar to Kimberley
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
premierclasse.co.za
Train from De Aar to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
12h 35m
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
premierclasse.co.za
Shosholoza Meyl
Car train from Colesburg to Germiston
Ave. Duration
11h 58m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
shosholozameyl.co.za
2nd Class
$10 - $15
1st Class
$18 - $24
Bus operators
Eldo Coaches
Phone
+ (011) 852 6120
Email
info@eldocoaches.co.za
Website
eldocoaches.co.za
Bus from Kimberley to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
5h 51m
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
eldocoaches.co.za
Juldan Motors
Phone
+260 211 247 683
Email
info@juldanmotors.com
Bus from Johanneburg to Lusaka
Ave. Duration
20h 38m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
juldanmotors.com
Bus from Lusaka to Nakonde
Ave. Duration
12h 38m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
juldanmotors.com
Darlux Co. Ltd
Phone
+255 744 666 643
Email
info@darlux.co.tz
Bus from Mbeya to Dar es Salaam
Ave. Duration
15h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
darlux.co.tz
Bus from Dar es Salaam to Nairobi
Ave. Duration
15h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
darlux.co.tz
Normal
$28 - $40
Shalom Bus Services
Phone
+260 977 982150
Website
infobwana.com
Bus from Johannesburg to Lusaka
Ave. Duration
36h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
infobwana.com
Tahmeed Coach Ltd
Phone
0729356561
Website
tahmeedexpress.com
Bus from Dar es Salaam to Nairobi
Ave. Duration
16h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$31
Schedules at
tahmeedexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Britstown to De Aar
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45

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