There are 3 ways to get from Mombasa to Diani Beach by car ferry, car, taxi, plane or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Car ferry, drive  •  39 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Mombasa to Likoni Likoni Ferry
  2. Drive from Likoni to Diani Beach

$3 - $5

2 alternative options

Taxi, fly  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Mombasa to Mombasa
  2. Fly from Mombasa (MBA) to Ukunda (UKA) MBA - UKA

$203 - $347

Uber  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Take an Uber from Mombasa to Diani Beach 79.8 miles

$50 - $70

What companies run services between Mombasa, Kenya and Diani Beach, Kenya?

There is no direct connection from Mombasa to Diani Beach. However, you can take the drive to Mombasa, take the car ferry to Likoni, then take the drive to Diani Beach. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Mombasa airport then fly to Ukunda.

Airlines
Blue sky Aviation
Flights from Mombasa to Ukunda
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $370
East African Safari Air Express
Flights from Mombasa to Ukunda
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $320
Mombasa Air Safari
Flights from Mombasa to Ukunda
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $370
Ferry operators
Kenya Ferries
Phone
254 20 2118344
Email
info@kenyaferry.co.ke
Website
kenyaferry.co.ke
Car ferry from Mombasa to Likoni
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
kenyaferry.co.ke
Other operators
Uber Mombasa
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Mombasa to Diani Beach
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$50 - $70
Taxi from Mombasa to Mombasa
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$22 - $27

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Mombasa to Diani Beach?

The distance between Mombasa and Diani Beach is 28 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Mombasa to Diani Beach?

The cheapest way to get from Mombasa to Diani Beach is to car ferry and drive which costs $3 - $6 and takes 39 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Mombasa to Diani Beach?

The quickest way to get from Mombasa to Diani Beach is to taxi and fly which takes 24 min and costs $200 - $350.

How long does it take to get from Mombasa to Diani Beach?

It takes approximately 39 min to get from Mombasa to Diani Beach, including transfers.