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There are 2 ways to get from Kakamega to Lake Naivasha by bus, taxi or plane

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Bus  •  3h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Kakamega to Naivasha

1 alternative option

Taxi, fly, Matatu  •  4h 12m

  1. Take a taxi from Kakamega to Kisumu
  2. Fly from Kisumu (KIS) to Nairobi Wilson (WIL) KIS - WIL
  3. Take the Matatu from Nairobi to Naivasha

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The cheapest way to get from Kakamega to Lake Naivasha is to bus which costs $7 - $9 and takes 3h 59m.

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The quickest way to get from Kakamega to Lake Naivasha is to bus which costs $7 - $9 and takes 3h 59m.

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The distance between Kakamega and Lake Naivasha is 213 km.

The best way to get from Kakamega to Lake Naivasha without a car is to bus which takes 3h 59m and costs $7 - $9.

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It takes approximately 3h 59m to get from Kakamega to Lake Naivasha, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Kisumu Airport to Nairobi Wilson Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

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World Ticket, Renegade Air and Safarilink offer flights from Kisumu Airport to Nairobi Wilson Airport.

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There are 17+ hotels available in Lake Naivasha. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kakamega to Lake Naivasha.
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  • Distance: 213.1 km
  • Duration: 3h 59m

What companies run services between Kakamega, Kenya and Lake Naivasha, Kenya?

Coast Bus operates a bus from Kakamega to Naivasha once daily. Tickets cost $7 - $9 and the journey takes 3h 47m.

Airlines
Safarilink
Website
flysafarilink.com
Flights from Kisumu to Nairobi Wilson
Ave. Duration
47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $100
Renegade Air
Website
flyrenegadeair.com
Flights from Kisumu to Nairobi Wilson
Ave. Duration
47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$11 - $240
World Ticket
Website
worldticket.com
Flights from Kisumu to Nairobi Wilson
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$11 - $240
Bus operators
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.co.ke
Nairobi Matatu
Website
digitalmatatus.com
Bus from Nairobi to Naivasha
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
digitalmatatus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Kakamega to Kisumu
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$90 - $120

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