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There are 5 ways to get from Kitui to Saadani National Park by car, plane, taxi, train, shuttle or bus

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Drive, fly, taxi  •  6h 58m

  1. Drive from Kitui to Nairobi
  2. Fly from Nairobi (NBO) to Dar es Salaam (DAR) NBO - DAR
  3. Take a taxi from Dar es Salaam to Saadani National Park

$234 - $770

Cheapest option

Bus, taxi  •  26h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Kitui to Mombasa
  2. Take the bus from Mombasa to Dar es Salaam
  3. Take a taxi from Kimara to Saadani National Park

$100 - $134

3 alternative options

Drive, train, Private Transfer , taxi  •  17h 53m

  1. Drive from Kitui to Emali
  2. Take the train from Emali to Mombasa
  3. Drive from Mombasa to Horohoro border
  4. Take a shuttle bus from Horohoro border to Tanga Airport
  5. Take a taxi from Pangani beach to Saadani National Park

$231 - $289

Bus, taxi via Dar es Salaam  •  23h 17m

  1. Take the bus from Kitui to Mombasa
  2. Take the bus from Mombasa to Dar es Salaam
  3. Take a taxi from Kimara to Saadani National Park

$104 - $128

Drive  •  12h 58m

  1. Drive from Kitui to Saadani National Park 698.3 km

$60 - $90

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The cheapest way to get from Kitui to Saadani National Park is to drive which costs $60 - $90 and takes 12h 58m.

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The quickest way to get from Kitui to Saadani National Park is to drive and fly and taxi which costs $230 - $800 and takes 6h 58m.

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The distance between Kitui and Saadani National Park is 522 km. The road distance is 698.3 km.

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The best way to get from Kitui to Saadani National Park without a car is to bus and taxi via Dar es Salaam which takes 23h 17m and costs $100 - $130.

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It takes approximately 6h 58m to get from Kitui to Saadani National Park, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Nairobi Airport to Dar es Salaam Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kitui to Saadani National Park is 698 km. It takes approximately 12h 58m to drive from Kitui to Saadani National Park.

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Swiss, Precision Air and Kenya Airways offer flights from Nairobi Airport to Dar es Salaam Airport.

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There are one+ hotels available in Saadani National Park. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kitui to Saadani National Park.
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  • Distance: 521.7 km
  • Duration: 6h 58m

What companies run services between Kitui, Kenya and Saadani National Park, Tanzania?

There is no direct connection from Kitui to Saadani National Park. However, you can take the drive to Nairobi airport, fly to Dar es Salaam, then take the taxi to Saadani National Park. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Emali, take the train to Mombasa, take the drive to Horohoro border, take the Private Transfer to Tanga Airport, take the Private Transfer to Pangani beach, then take the taxi to Saadani National Park.

Airlines
Kenya Airways
Website
kenya-airways.com
Flights from Nairobi to Dar es Salaam
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,400
Precision Air
Website
precisionairtz.com
Flights from Nairobi to Dar es Salaam
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,400
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Nairobi to Dar es Salaam
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $750
Train operators
Kenya Railways
Phone
0709 388 888
Email
info@krc.co.ke
Website
krc.co.ke
Train from Emali to Mombasa
Ave. Duration
4h 29m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $23
Schedules at
metickets.krc.co.ke
Economy
$8
First Class
$23
Bus operators
Zanzibar Airport Transfers
Phone
+255 789 665310
Email
zanzibartours@gmail.com
Website
zanzibartransfers.com
Shuttle from Horohoro border to Tanga Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$50
Schedules at
zanzibar-tours-transfers.business.site
Car (Capacity 1-3 PAX)
$50
MASH
Phone
+254 723 463 685
Email
info@masheastafrica.com
Website
masheastafrica.com
Bus from Kitui to Mombasa
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
masheastafrica.com
VIP
$19
Business
$18
Normal
$14
Tahmeed Coach Ltd
Phone
+254 (41) 706 445114
Website
tahmeedcoach.co.ke
Bus from Mombasa to Dar es Salaam
Ave. Duration
9h 14m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
tahmeedexpress.com
Modern Coast
Phone
+254 709 897 000
Email
customercare@modern.co.ke
Website
moderncoach.co.ke
Bus from Mombasa to Dar es Salaam
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Schedules at
modern.co.ke
VIP
$20
Business
$18
Normal
$14
Other operators
Taxi from Dar es Salaam to Saadani National Park
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Estimated price
$80 - $100

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