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There are 4 ways to get from Lagos to Kilifi by plane, taxi, car or bus

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Recommended option

Fly to Mombasa, taxi

  1. Fly from Lagos (LOS) to Mombasa (MBA)
  2. Take a taxi from Mombasa to Kilifi

Cheapest option

Fly to Ukunda, drive

  1. Fly from Lagos (LOS) to Ukunda (UKA)
  2. Drive from Ukunda to Kilifi

2 alternative options

Fly to Malindi, bus

  1. Fly from Lagos (LOS) to Malindi (MYD)
  2. Take the bus from Malindi to Kilifi

Drive

  1. Drive from Lagos to Kilifi

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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Lagos to Kilifi is to fly and taxi, which costs $490 - $4,200 and takes 8h 46m.

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The quickest way to get from Lagos to Kilifi is to fly and taxi which costs $490 - $4,200 and takes 8h 46m.

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The distance between Lagos and Kilifi is 4200 km. The road distance is 6770.6 km.

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It takes approximately 8h 46m to get from Lagos to Kilifi, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Lagos Airport to Mombasa Airport. The quickest flight takes 7h 30m and has one stopover.

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Kilifi is 2h ahead of Lagos. It is currently 5:13 AM in Lagos and 7:13 AM in Kilifi.

Yes, the driving distance between Lagos to Kilifi is 6771 km. It takes approximately 4 days 21h to drive from Lagos to Kilifi.

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Rwandair Express, Jambojet Limited and Kenya Airways offer flights from Lagos Airport to Mombasa Airport.

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There are seven+ hotels available in Kilifi. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Lagos to Lagos Airport is to taxi which takes 15 min and costs $6 - $8.

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Map of how to get from Lagos to Kilifi.
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  • Distance: 4199.6 km
  • Duration: 8h 46m

What companies run services between Lagos, Nigeria and Kilifi, Kenya?

There is no direct connection from Lagos to Kilifi. However, you can take the taxi to Lagos airport, fly to Mombasa, then take the taxi to Kilifi. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Lagos airport, fly to Ukunda, then take the drive to Kilifi.

Airlines
Kenya Airways
Website
kenya-airways.com
Flights from Lagos to Mombasa via Nairobi
Ave. Duration
7h 52m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$490 - $950
Flights from Lagos to Mombasa via Nairobi, Lamu
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$490 - $950
Flights from Lagos to Ukunda via Nairobi
Ave. Duration
13h 27m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Flights from Lagos to Malindi via Nairobi
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,400
Seven Four Eight Air Services
Website
748airservicesltd.com
Flights from Lagos to Ukunda via Nairobi
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Flights from Lagos to Malindi via Nairobi
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,400
Rwandair Express
Website
rwandair.com
Flights from Lagos to Mombasa via Kigali
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,100
Bus operators
MASH
Phone
+254 730 889 000
Email
info@masheastafrica.com
Website
masheastafrica.com
Bus from Malindi to Kilifi
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
masheastafrica.com
Book at
mashpoa.com
Other operators
Taxi from Mombasa to Kilifi
Ave. Duration
1h
Estimated price
$110 - $140

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