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There are 5 ways to get from Chiromo to Karen by bus, taxi or car

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Bus  •  57 min

  1. Take the bus from Westlands Stage to Odeon 23Kg / ...
  2. Take the bus from Ambassadeur to Karen/Karen Shopping Centre 24C

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Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chiromo to Karen 15 km

3 alternative options

Bus via Parklands Baptist/Westlands  •  58 min

  1. Take the bus from Parklands Baptist/Westlands to Odeon 48C
  2. Take the bus from Ambassadeur to Karen/Karen Shopping Centre 24C

Line 24 bus  •  1h 28m

  1. Take the line 24 bus from Ambassadeur to Karen Catholic Church 24

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Chiromo to Karen 15 km

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The cheapest way to get from Chiromo to Karen is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 17 min.

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The fastest way to get from Chiromo to Karen is to taxi. Taking this option will cost $30 - $40 and takes 17 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chiromo to Karen. However, there are services departing from Westlands Stage and arriving at Karen/Karen Shopping Centre via Ambassadeur. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 57 min.

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The distance between Chiromo and Karen is 13 km. The road distance is 15 km.

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The best way to get from Chiromo to Karen without a car is to bus which takes 57 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 57 min to get from Chiromo to Karen, including transfers.

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Chiromo to Karen bus services, operated by Nairobi Matatu, depart from Westlands Stage station.

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Chiromo to Karen bus services, operated by Nairobi Matatu, arrive at Karen/Karen Shopping Centre station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chiromo to Karen is 15 km. It takes approximately 17 min to drive from Chiromo to Karen.

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There are 433+ hotels available in Karen. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 12.6 km
  • Duration: 57 min

What companies run services between Chiromo, Kenya and Karen, Kenya?

You can take a bus from Chiromo to Karen via Odeon and Ambassadeur in around 57 min.

Bus operators
Nairobi Matatu
Website
digitalmatatus.com
Bus from Westlands Stage to Odeon
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Schedules at
digitalmatatus.com
Bus from Ambassadeur to Karen/Karen Shopping Centre
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Schedules at
digitalmatatus.com
Bus from Parklands Baptist/Westlands to Odeon
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Schedules at
digitalmatatus.com
Bus from Ambassadeur to Karen Catholic Church
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Schedules at
digitalmatatus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Chiromo to Karen
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40

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