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

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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

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

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

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The distance between Jinja and Eldoret is 230 km. The road distance is 267.1 km.

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

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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
Bus from Jinja to Kampala
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Once daily
Schedules at
Modern Coast
Bus from Kampala to Bungoma
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at

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