How to get from Nairobi to Kisii

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Recommended option

Bus The Guardian Coach  •  5 h 51 min

$62 - $73

Cheapest option

Bus Modern Coast  •  8 h 6 min

$15 - $26

9 alternative options

Bus Easy Coach  •  7 h 23 min

$64 - $86

Drive  •  4 h 39 min

  1. 191.1 miles

$27 - $40

Fly Nairobi to Kisumu, drive  •  4 h 12 min

  1. NBO - KIS

$59 - $105

Fly Nairobi Wilson to Maasai Mara Game Reserve, drive  •  4 h 23 min

  1. WIL - KTJ

$43 - $318

Fly Nairobi Wilson to Kisumu, drive  •  3 h 41 min

  1. WIL - KIS

$39 - $261

Fly Nairobi Wilson to Masai Mara, drive  •  4 h 53 min

  1. WIL - MRE

$107 - $254

Fly Nairobi Wilson to Maasai Mara Game Reserve, drive #2  •  5 h 41 min

  1. WIL - OLX

$45 - $320

Fly Nairobi to Eldoret, drive  •  5 h 34 min

  1. NBO - EDL

$66 - $93

Fly Nairobi Wilson to Eldoret, drive  •  5 h 2 min

  1. WIL - EDL

$70 - $80

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

The Guardian Coach operates a bus from Nairobi to Kisii twice daily. Tickets cost $7 - $9 and the journey takes 5 h 30 min.

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
41 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
AirKenya Express
Website
airkenya.com
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Maasai Mara Game Reserve
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $310
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Masai Mara
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $480
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
Safarilink
Website
flysafarilink.com
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Maasai Mara Game Reserve
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Masai Mara
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Mombasa Air Safari
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Maasai Mara Game Reserve
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $310
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Masai Mara
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $480
Silverstone Air Services
Website
silverstoneair.com
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Kisumu
Ave. Duration
41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $250
East African Safari Air Express
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Masai Mara
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $470
Skyward Express
Website
skywardexpress.co.ke
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Eldoret
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Bus operators
The Guardian Coach
Website
theguardiancoach.com
Bus from Nairobi to Oyugis
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
theguardian.co.ke
Easy Coach
Phone
+254 738 200314
Email
ict@easycoach.co.ke
Website
easycoach.co.ke
Bus from Nairobi to Rongo
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Schedules at
easycoach.co.ke
Modern Coast
Website
modern.co.ke
Bus from Nairobi to Migori
Ave. Duration
6 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Schedules at
modern.co.ke
Bus from Migori to Kisii
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
modern.co.ke

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Nairobi and Kisii is 238 km. The road distance is 306 km.

The cheapest way to get from Nairobi to Kisii is to bus which costs $14 - $26 and takes 8 h 6 min.

The quickest way to get from Nairobi to Kisii is to fly and drive which takes 3 h 41 min and costs $35 - $270.

No, there is no direct bus from Nairobi to Kisii. However, there are services departing from Nairobi and arriving at Kisii via Migori. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 6 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 51 min to get from Nairobi to Kisii, including transfers.