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There are 2 ways to get from Kakamega to Mbita by bus, taxi, ferry or car

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Bus, taxi, ferry

  1. Take the bus from Mumias to Luanda
  2. Take a taxi from Luanda to Luanda K'otieno
  3. Take the ferry from Luanda K'otieno to Mbita

Drive

  1. Drive from Kakamega to Mbita

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The cheapest way to get from Kakamega to Mbita is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 3h 31m.

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The quickest way to get from Kakamega to Mbita is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 3h 31m.

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The distance between Kakamega and Mbita is 99 km. The road distance is 190 km.

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The best way to get from Kakamega to Mbita without a car is to bus and taxi and ferry which takes 5h 8m and costs .

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It takes approximately 5h 8m to get from Kakamega to Mbita, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kakamega to Mbita is 190 km. It takes approximately 3h 31m to drive from Kakamega to Mbita.

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  • Distance: 99.2 km
  • Duration: 5h 8m

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

There is no direct connection from Kakamega to Mbita. However, you can take the bus to Mumias, take the bus to Luanda, take the taxi to Luanda K'otieno, then take the ferry to Mbita. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Mbita.

Bus operators
Tahmeed Coach Ltd
Phone
0729356561
Website
tahmeedexpress.com
Bus from Mumias to Luanda
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
tahmeedexpress.com
Ferry operators
Waterbus East Africa
Phone
+254 722 322 618
Email
info@globology.com
Website
waterbus.online
Ferry from Luanda K'otieno to Mbita
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
waterbus.online
Other operators
Taxi from Luanda to Luanda K'otieno
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Estimated price
$130 - $170

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