There are 2 ways to get from Jinja to Eldoret by bus or car

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Recommended option

Bus, drive  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Jinja to Kampala
  2. Take the bus from Kampala to Bungoma
  3. Drive from Bungoma to Eldoret

$16 - $24

1 alternative option

Drive  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Jinja to Eldoret 167 miles

$23 - $35

What companies run services between Jinja, Uganda and Eldoret, Kenya?

There is no direct connection from Jinja to Eldoret. However, you can take the bus to Kampala, take the bus to Bungoma, then take the drive to Eldoret. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Eldoret.

Bus operators
Uganda Postal Service
Website
ugapost.co.ug
Bus from Jinja to Kampala
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
ugapost.co.ug
Modern Coast
Website
modern.co.ke
Bus from Kampala to Bungoma
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
modern.co.ke

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Jinja to Eldoret?

The distance between Jinja and Eldoret is 230 km. The road distance is 267 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Jinja to Eldoret?

The cheapest way to get from Jinja to Eldoret is to bus and drive which costs $16 - $25 and takes 8 h 25 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Jinja to Eldoret?

The quickest way to get from Jinja to Eldoret is to drive which takes 3 h 49 min and costs $23 - $35.

How long does it take to get from Jinja to Eldoret?

It takes approximately 8 h 25 min to get from Jinja to Eldoret, including transfers.