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There are 5 ways to get from Mombasa–Garissa Road to Nungwi by car, bus, ferry, taxi or plane

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Drive, bus, ferry, taxi  •  23h 36m

  1. Drive from Mombasa–Garissa Road to Lamu
  2. Take the bus from Lamu to Mombasa
  3. Take the bus from Mombasa to Dar es Salaam
  4. Take the ferry from Dar es Salaam to Zanzibar
  5. Take a taxi from Zanzibar to Nungwi

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Drive, bus, ferry, taxi via Dar es Salaam  •  27h 18m

  1. Drive from Mombasa–Garissa Road to Lamu
  2. Take the bus from Lamu to Mombasa
  3. Take the bus from Mombasa to Dar es Salaam
  4. Take the ferry from Dar es Salaam to Zanzibar
  5. Take a taxi from Zanzibar to Nungwi

3 alternative options

Drive, bus, ferry, taxi via Mombasa  •  29h 35m

  1. Drive from Mombasa–Garissa Road to Lamu
  2. Take the bus from Lamu to Mombasa
  3. Take the bus from Mombasa to Dar es Salaam
  4. Take the ferry from Dar es Salaam to Zanzibar
  5. Take a taxi from Zanzibar to Nungwi

Drive to Malindi, fly, taxi  •  7h 12m

  1. Drive from Mombasa–Garissa Road to Malindi
  2. Fly from Malindi (MYD) to Zanzibar (ZNZ) MYD - ZNZ
  3. Take a taxi from Zanzibar to Nungwi

Drive to Mombasa, fly, taxi  •  5h 39m

  1. Drive from Mombasa–Garissa Road to Mombasa
  2. Fly from Mombasa (MBA) to Zanzibar (ZNZ) MBA - ZNZ
  3. Take a taxi from Zanzibar to Nungwi

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Last updated: January 26 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Mombasa–Garissa Road to Nungwi is to drive and bus and ferry and taxi via Dar es Salaam which costs $95 - $170 and takes 27h 18m.

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The quickest way to get from Mombasa–Garissa Road to Nungwi is to drive and fly and taxi which costs $200 - $460 and takes 5h 39m.

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The distance between Mombasa–Garissa Road and Nungwi is 394 km.

It takes approximately 23h 36m to get from Mombasa–Garissa Road to Nungwi, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Malindi Airport to Zanzibar Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 40m and has one stopover.

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Precision Air, Kenya Airways and Jambojet Limited offer flights from Malindi Airport to Zanzibar Airport.

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There are 64+ hotels available in Nungwi. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Mombasa–Garissa Road to Nungwi.
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  • Distance: 393.9 km
  • Duration: 23h 36m

What companies run services between Mombasa–Garissa Road, Kenya and Nungwi, Tanzania?

There is no direct connection from Mombasa–Garissa Road to Nungwi. However, you can take the drive to Lamu, take the bus to Mombasa, take the walk to Mombasa, take the bus to Dar es Salaam, take the walk to Dit, take the bus to Posta Ya Zamani, take the walk to Dar es Salaam, take the ferry to Zanzibar, then take the taxi to Nungwi. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Lamu, take the bus to Mombasa, take the walk to Mombasa, take the bus to Dar es Salaam, take the walk to Gerezani, take the line 004 bus to Fire, take the bus to Posta Ya Zamani, take the walk to Dar es Salaam, take the ferry to Zanzibar, then take the taxi to Nungwi.

Airlines
Kenya Airways
Website
kenya-airways.com
Flights from Malindi to Zanzibar via Nairobi
Ave. Duration
5h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Flights from Malindi to Zanzibar via Nairobi, Dar es Salaam
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Mombasa to Zanzibar
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$12 - $70
Airbus France
Website
airbus.com
Flights from Mombasa to Zanzibar
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Bus operators
Tawakal Coach
Website
tawakalcoaches.co.ke
Bus from Lamu to Mombasa
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Schedules at
tawakalcoaches.co.ke
Tahmeed Coach Ltd
Phone
0729356561
Website
tahmeedexpress.com
Bus from Mombasa to Dar es Salaam
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
tahmeedexpress.com
Modern Coast
Phone
+254 709 897 000
Email
customercare@modern.co.ke
Website
modern.co.ke
Bus from Mombasa to Dar es Salaam
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Schedules at
modern.co.ke
VIP
$17
Business
$16
Normal
$13
Simba Coach
Phone
0707 471111
Bus from Lamu to Mombasa
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
facebook.com
Ferry operators
Azam Marine
Phone
+255 22 2123324
Email
info@azammarine.com
Website
azammarine.com
Ferry from Dar es Salaam to Zanzibar
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $80
Schedules at
azammarine.com
Economy
$35
Business
$40
VIP
$60
Royal
$80
Other operators
Taxi from Zanzibar to Nungwi
Ave. Duration
1h
Estimated price
$30 - $40

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