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

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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

Fly  •  24 min

  1. Fly from Mombasa (MBA) to Ukunda (UKA) MBA - UKA

$53 - $397

Uber  •  2 h 49 min

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

$55 - $70

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

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The quickest way to get from Mombasa to Diani Beach is to fly which costs $50 - $400 and takes 24 min.

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The distance between Mombasa and Diani Beach is 28 km.

The best way to get from Mombasa to Diani Beach without a car is to Uber which takes 2 h 49 min and costs $55 - $70.

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

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The quickest flight from Mombasa Airport to Ukunda Airport is the direct flight which takes 15 min.

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Blue sky Aviation and Mombasa Air Safari offer flights from Mombasa Airport to Ukunda Airport.

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There are 187+ hotels available in Diani Beach. Prices start at $44 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Mombasa to Mombasa Airport is to taxi which takes 9 min and costs $22 - $27.

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Map of how to get from Mombasa to Diani Beach.
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  • Distance: 17.3 miles
  • Duration: 39 min

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

Blue sky Aviation and Mombasa Air Safari fly from Mombasa to Diani Beach twice daily.

Airlines
Blue sky Aviation
Flights from Mombasa to Ukunda
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $370
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
$55 - $70
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uber.com
UberX
$55 - $70

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