There are 4 ways to get from Nairobi to Isiolo by car or plane

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Drive  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Nairobi to Isiolo 165 miles

$23 - $35

Cheapest option

Fly to Nanyuki, drive  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Nairobi Wilson (WIL) to Nanyuki (NYK) WIL - NYK
  2. Drive from Nanyuki to Isiolo

$83 - $304

2 alternative options

Fly to Samburu  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Nairobi Wilson (WIL) to Samburu (UAS) WIL - UAS

$274 - $521

Fly to Meru-Kinna, drive  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Nairobi Wilson (WIL) to Meru-Kinna (JJM) WIL - JJM
  2. Drive from Meru-Kinna to Isiolo

$217 - $842

Questions & Answers

The distance between Nairobi and Isiolo is 201 km. The road distance is 264 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 46 min to drive 264 km from Nairobi to Isiolo.

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The quickest flight from Nairobi Wilson Airport to Samburu Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nairobi to Isiolo is 264 km. It takes approximately 3 h 46 min to drive from Nairobi to Isiolo.

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Safarilink and AirKenya Express offer flights from Nairobi Wilson Airport to Samburu Airport.

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

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The best way to get from Nairobi to Nairobi Wilson Airport is to line 125 bus which takes 8 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Nairobi to Isiolo.
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  • Distance: 125.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 46 min

What companies run services between Nairobi, Kenya and Isiolo, KE-09, Kenya?

AirKenya Express and Safarilink fly from Nairobi to Isiolo every 4 hours.

Airlines
AirKenya Express
Website
airkenya.com
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Samburu
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $310
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Samburu via Nanyuki
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $310
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Nanyuki
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $300
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Meru-Kinna
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $310
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Meru-Kinna via Nanyuki
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $320
Safarilink
Website
flysafarilink.com
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Samburu
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Nanyuki
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
East African Safari Air Express
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Nanyuki
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $350

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