There are 8 ways to get from Nairobi to Bungoma by plane, car, taxi or bus

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

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Fly Nairobi to Kisumu, drive  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Nairobi (NBO) to Kisumu (KIS) NBO - KIS
  2. Drive from Kisumu to Bungoma

$57 - $101

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Bus  •  8 h

  1. Take the bus from Nairobi to Bungoma

$7 - $21

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Fly Nairobi Wilson to Kitale, taxi  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Nairobi Wilson (WIL) to Kitale (KTL) WIL - KTL
  2. Take a taxi from Kitale to Bungoma

$238 - $347

Fly Nairobi Wilson to Kisumu, drive  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Nairobi Wilson (WIL) to Kisumu (KIS) WIL - KIS
  2. Drive from Kisumu to Bungoma

$37 - $257

Fly Nairobi to Eldoret, drive  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Nairobi (NBO) to Eldoret (EDL) NBO - EDL
  2. Drive from Eldoret to Bungoma

$60 - $83

Fly Nairobi Wilson to Eldoret, drive  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Nairobi Wilson (WIL) to Eldoret (EDL) WIL - EDL
  2. Drive from Eldoret to Bungoma

$64 - $70

Bus, drive  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Nairobi to Kisumu
  2. Drive from Kisumu to Bungoma

$15 - $25

Drive  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Nairobi to Bungoma 254.2 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Nairobi to Bungoma is to bus which costs $7 - $21 and takes 8 h.

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The quickest way to get from Nairobi to Bungoma is to fly and taxi which costs $230 - $350 and takes 3 h 8 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Nairobi and arriving at Bungoma. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h.

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The distance between Nairobi and Bungoma is 324 km. The road distance is 406.8 km.

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The best way to get from Nairobi to Bungoma without a car is to bus which takes 8 h and costs $7 - $21.

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It takes approximately 3 h 45 min to get from Nairobi to Bungoma, including transfers.

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Nairobi to Bungoma bus services, operated by The Guardian Coach, depart from Nairobi station.

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The quickest flight from Nairobi Airport to Kisumu Airport is the direct flight which takes 30 min.

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Nairobi to Bungoma bus services, operated by The Guardian Coach, arrive at Bungoma station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nairobi to Bungoma is 407 km. It takes approximately 5 h 47 min to drive from Nairobi to Bungoma.

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Fly540, Jambojet Limited and Kenya Airways offer flights from Nairobi Airport to Kisumu Airport.

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

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Map of how to get from Nairobi to Bungoma.
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  • Distance: 202.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 45 min

What companies run services between Nairobi, Kenya and Bungoma, Kenya?

The Guardian Coach operates a bus from Nairobi to Bungoma twice daily. Tickets cost $8 - $10 and the journey takes 8 h. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Kenya Airways
Website
kenya-airways.com
Flights from Nairobi to Kisumu
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $190
Flights from Nairobi to Eldoret
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $240
Fly540
Website
fly540.com
Flights from Nairobi to Kisumu
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $180
Flights from Nairobi to Eldoret
Ave. Duration
48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Flights from Nairobi to Eldoret via Kisumu
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Jambojet Limited
Website
jambojet.com
Flights from Nairobi to Kisumu
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $220
Flights from Nairobi to Eldoret
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $240
Silverstone Air Services
Website
silverstoneair.com
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Kisumu
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $250
Skyward Express
Website
skywardexpress.co.ke
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Eldoret
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $240
East African Safari Air Express
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Kitale
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $250
Safarilink
Website
flysafarilink.com
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Kitale
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $140
Bus operators
The Guardian Coach
Website
theguardiancoach.com
Bus from Nairobi to Kisumu
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
theguardian.co.ke
Bus from Nairobi to Bungoma
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
theguardian.co.ke
Easy Coach
Phone
+254 738 200314
Email
ict@easycoach.co.ke
Website
easycoach.co.ke
Bus from Nairobi to Bungoma
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Schedules at
easycoach.co.ke
Crown Bus
Website
crownbus.co.ke
Bus from Nairobi to Bungoma
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
crownbus.co.ke
Other operators
Taxi from Kitale to Bungoma
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210

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