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There are 2 ways to get from Kakamega to Kitale by bus or car

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Bus  •  7h 18m

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

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Drive  •  1h 34m

  1. Drive from Kakamega to Kitale 109.4 km

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The most affordable way to get from Kakamega to Kitale is to drive, which costs $12 - $19 and takes 1h 34m.

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The quickest way to get from Kakamega to Kitale is to drive which costs $12 - $19 and takes 1h 34m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kakamega to Kitale. However, there are services departing from Kakamega and arriving at Kitale via Mumias, Bungoma and Eldoret. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 18m.

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The distance between Kakamega and Kitale is 86 km. The road distance is 109.4 km.

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The best way to get from Kakamega to Kitale without a car is to bus which takes 7h 18m and costs .

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It takes approximately 7h 18m to get from Kakamega to Kitale, including transfers.

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

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Kakamega to Kitale bus services, operated by Tahmeed Coach Ltd, arrive at Kitale station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kakamega to Kitale is 109 km. It takes approximately 1h 34m to drive from Kakamega to Kitale.

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  • Distance: 86.1 km
  • Duration: 7h 18m

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

You can take a bus from Kakamega to Kitale via Mumias, Bungoma, and Eldoret in around 7h 18m.

Bus operators
Coast Bus
Website
coastbus.co.ke
Bus from Bungoma to Eldoret
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
coastbus.com
Tahmeed Coach Ltd
Phone
0729356561
Website
tahmeedexpress.com
Bus from Eldoret to Kitale
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
tahmeedexpress.com

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