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There are 4 ways to get from Eldoret to Kakamega by bus, car, plane or taxi

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Eldoret to Bungoma
  2. Take the bus from Bungoma to Mumias

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Bus via Kakamega

  1. Take the bus from Eldoret to Bungoma
  2. Take the bus from Bungoma to Mumias
  3. Take the bus from Mumias to Kakamega

Drive

  1. Drive from Eldoret to Kakamega

Fly, taxi

  1. Fly from Eldoret International (EDL) to Kisumu (KIS)
  2. Take a taxi from Kisumu to Kakamega

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Eldoret to Kakamega is to bus via Kakamega which costs $6 - $9 and takes 5h 8m.

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The fastest way to get from Eldoret to Kakamega is to drive which takes 1h 29m and costs $9 - $14.

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No, there is no direct bus from Eldoret to Kakamega. However, there are services departing from Eldoret and arriving at Kakamega via Bungoma and Mumias. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 48m.

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The distance between Eldoret and Kakamega is 63 km. The road distance is 104.3 km.

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The best way to get from Eldoret to Kakamega without a car is to bus which takes 4h 48m and costs $8 - $12.

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It takes approximately 4h 48m to get from Eldoret to Kakamega, including transfers.

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Eldoret to Kakamega bus services, operated by Coast Bus, depart from Eldoret station.

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The quickest flight from Eldoret International Airport to Kisumu Airport is the direct flight which takes 35 min.

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Eldoret to Kakamega bus services, operated by Crown Bus, arrive at Mumias station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Eldoret to Kakamega is 104 km. It takes approximately 1h 29m to drive from Eldoret to Kakamega.

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  • Distance: 63.3 km
  • Duration: 4h 48m

What companies run services between Eldoret, Kenya and Kakamega, Kenya?

You can take a bus from Eldoret to Kakamega via Bungoma and Mumias in around 4h 48m.

Airlines
Jambojet Limited
Website
jambojet.com
Flights from Eldoret International to Kisumu
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $60
Bus operators
Coast Bus
Website
coastbus.co.ke
Bus from Eldoret to Bungoma
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
coastbus.com
Crown Bus
The Guardian Coach
Phone
+254 726 511 628
Email
info@theguardiancoach.com
Website
theguardian.co.ke
Bus from Mumias to Kakamega
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
theguardiancoach.com
Book at
theguardian.co.ke
Other operators
Taxi from Kisumu to Kakamega
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120

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Jambojet Limited offers flights from Eldoret International Airport to Kisumu Airport.

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There are six+ hotels available in Kakamega. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Eldoret to Eldoret International Airport is to taxi which takes 16 min and costs $30 - $40.

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