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There are 3 ways to get from Lake Nakuru to Kakamega by bus or car

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Bus  •  3h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Nakuru to Kakamega

Cheapest option

Bus via Nakuru  •  4h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Nakuru to Kakamega

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Drive  •  4h 1m

  1. Drive from Lake Nakuru to Kakamega 238.7 km

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lake Nakuru to Kakamega is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 4h 1m.

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The quickest way to get from Lake Nakuru to Kakamega is to bus which costs $45 - $60 and takes 3h 26m.

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It is 165 km from Lake Nakuru to Kakamega. It is approximately 238.7 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Lake Nakuru to Kakamega without a car is to bus which takes 3h 26m and costs $45 - $60.

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It takes approximately 3h 26m to get from Lake Nakuru to Kakamega, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lake Nakuru to Kakamega is 239 km. It takes approximately 4h 1m to drive from Lake Nakuru to Kakamega.

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There are six+ hotels available in Kakamega. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Lake Nakuru to Kakamega.
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  • Distance: 165.5 km
  • Duration: 3h 26m

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

Coast Bus operates a bus from Nakuru to Kakamega once daily. Tickets cost $6 - $8 and the journey takes 2h 44m.

Bus operators
Coast Bus
Website
coastbus.co.ke
Bus from Nakuru to Kakamega
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
coastbus.com
Easy Coach
Phone
+254 0202210711
Email
ict@easycoach.co.ke
Website
easycoach.co.ke
Bus from Nakuru to Kakamega
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
easycoach.co.ke

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