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There are 9 ways to get from Kakamega to Kiambu County by taxi, plane, bus or car

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Taxi to Kisumu, fly to Nairobi  •  2h 10m

  1. Take a taxi from Kakamega to Kisumu
  2. Fly from Kisumu (KIS) to Nairobi (NBO) KIS - NBO

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Bus, Matatu  •  6h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Kakamega to Naivasha
  2. Take the Matatu from Naivasha to Nairobi

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Taxi to Kisumu, fly to Nairobi Wilson, line 100 bus  •  2h 36m

  1. Take a taxi from Kakamega to Kisumu
  2. Fly from Kisumu (KIS) to Nairobi Wilson (WIL) KIS - WIL
  3. Take the line 100 bus from Otc to Kwa DO/Kiambu Limuru Junction

Bus to Eldoret International, fly to Nairobi  •  3h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Kakamega to Kapsabet
  2. Fly from Eldoret International (EDL) to Nairobi (NBO) EDL - NBO

Bus to Eldoret International, fly to Nairobi Wilson, line 100 bus  •  4h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Kakamega to Kapsabet
  2. Fly from Eldoret International (EDL) to Nairobi Wilson (WIL) EDL - WIL
  3. Take the line 100 bus from Otc to Kwa DO/Kiambu Limuru Junction

Drive to Kitale, fly to Nairobi Wilson  •  3h 26m

  1. Drive from Kakamega to Kitale
  2. Fly from Kitale (KTL) to Nairobi Wilson (WIL) KTL - WIL

Bus via Nairobi  •  7h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Kakamega to Nairobi

Bus  •  8h

  1. Take the bus from Kakamega to Nairobi

Drive  •  5h 41m

  1. Drive from Kakamega to Kiambu County 378.2 km

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kakamega to Kiambu County is to bus which costs $11 - $16 and takes 8h.

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The quickest way to get from Kakamega to Kiambu County is to taxi and fly which costs $200 - $270 and takes 2h 10m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kakamega to Kiambu County. However, there are services departing from Kakamega and arriving at Evergreen via Naivasha and Otc. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 22m.

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It is 282 km from Kakamega to Kiambu County. It is approximately 378.2 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Kakamega to Kiambu County without a car is to bus and Matatu which takes 6h 22m and costs $11 - $16.

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It takes approximately 2h 10m to get from Kakamega to Kiambu County, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Kisumu Airport to Nairobi Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Kakamega to Kiambu County bus services, operated by Nairobi Matatu, arrive at Nairobi station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kakamega to Kiambu County is 378 km. It takes approximately 5h 41m to drive from Kakamega to Kiambu County.

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  • Distance: 282.1 km
  • Duration: 2h 10m

What companies run services between Kakamega, Kenya and Kiambu County, Kenya?

You can take a bus from Kakamega to Kiambu County via Naivasha, Nairobi, and Otc in around 6h 22m.

Airlines
Kenya Airways
Website
kenya-airways.com
Flights from Kisumu to Nairobi
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $130
Flights from Eldoret International to Nairobi
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Jambojet Limited
Website
jambojet.com
Flights from Kisumu to Nairobi
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Flights from Eldoret International to Nairobi
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Safarilink
Website
flysafarilink.com
Flights from Kisumu to Nairobi Wilson
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $200
Flights from Kitale to Nairobi Wilson
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $140
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Kisumu to Nairobi Wilson
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $220
Flights from Kitale to Nairobi Wilson
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Executive Air Transport
Flights from Eldoret International to Nairobi Wilson
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$14 - $290
Skyward Express
Website
skywardexpress.co.ke
Flights from Eldoret International to Nairobi Wilson
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $130
Renegade Air
Website
flyrenegadeair.com
Flights from Kisumu to Nairobi Wilson
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$18 - $350
World Ticket
Website
worldticket.com
Flights from Kisumu to Nairobi Wilson
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $350
Bus operators
Nairobi Matatu
Website
digitalmatatus.com
Bus from Otc to Kwa DO/Kiambu Limuru Junction
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Schedules at
digitalmatatus.com
Bus from Naivasha to Nairobi
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
digitalmatatus.com
MASH
Phone
+254 730 889 000
Email
info@masheastafrica.com
Website
masheastafrica.com
Bus from Kakamega to Kapsabet
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
masheastafrica.com
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mashpoa.com
Bus from Kakamega to Nairobi
Ave. Duration
6h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
masheastafrica.com
Book at
mashpoa.com
VIP
$21
Business
$19
Normal
$15
Coast Bus
Website
coastbus.co.ke
Bus from Kakamega to Naivasha
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
coastbus.com
Easy Coach
Phone
+254 0202210711
Email
ict@easycoach.co.ke
Website
easycoach.co.ke
Bus from Kakamega to Nairobi
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
easycoach.co.ke
Other operators
Taxi from Kakamega to Kisumu
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120

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Kenya Airways and Jambojet Limited offer flights from Kisumu Airport to Nairobi Airport.

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There are 350+ hotels available in Kiambu County. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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