• Our partners include:

  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner
  • Airbnb
  • Expedia
  • Uber
  • Rentalcars.com

There are 7 ways to get from Nairobi to Kitale by plane, car 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.

Recommended option

Fly Nairobi Wilson to Kitale  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Nairobi Wilson (WIL) to Kitale (KTL) WIL - KTL

$90 - $164

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Nairobi to Kitale

$13 - $19

5 alternative options

Fly Nairobi to Eldoret, drive  •  3 h 46 min

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

$58 - $80

Fly Nairobi Wilson to Eldoret, drive  •  3 h 20 min

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

$62 - $67

Fly Nairobi to Kisumu, drive  •  4 h 39 min

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

$63 - $110

Fly Nairobi Wilson to Kisumu, drive  •  4 h 12 min

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

$43 - $266

Drive  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Nairobi to Kitale 238.1 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Nairobi to Kitale is to bus which costs $13 - $19 and takes 8 h 30 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Nairobi to Kitale is to fly which costs $90 - $170 and takes 2 h 31 min.

More details

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Nairobi and arriving at Kitale. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 30 min.

More details

The distance between Nairobi and Kitale is 325 km. The road distance is 381 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Nairobi to Kitale without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 30 min and costs $13 - $19.

More details

It takes approximately 2 h 31 min to get from Nairobi to Kitale, including transfers.

More details

Nairobi to Kitale bus services, operated by Easy Coach, depart from Nairobi station.

More details

The best way to get from Nairobi to Kitale is to fly which takes 2 h 31 min and costs $90 - $170. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $13 - $19 and takes 8 h 30 min.

Mode details

The quickest flight from Nairobi Wilson Airport to Kitale Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

Search flights

Nairobi to Kitale bus services, operated by Easy Coach, arrive at Kitale station.

More details

Map of how to get from Nairobi to Kitale.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 203.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 31 min

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

Safarilink and East African Safari Air Express fly from Nairobi to Kitale twice daily. Alternatively, Easy Coach operates a bus from Nairobi to Kitale twice daily. Tickets cost $13 - $19 and the journey takes 8 h 30 min.

Airlines
Kenya Airways
Website
kenya-airways.com
Flights from Nairobi to Eldoret
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $240
Flights from Nairobi to Kisumu
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $190
Fly540
Website
fly540.com
Flights from Nairobi to Eldoret
Ave. Duration
46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Flights from Nairobi to Eldoret via Kisumu
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Flights from Nairobi to Kisumu
Ave. Duration
43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $180
Jambojet Limited
Website
jambojet.com
Flights from Nairobi to Eldoret
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $240
Flights from Nairobi to Kisumu
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $220
Safarilink
Website
flysafarilink.com
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Kitale
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $140
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Kisumu
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
East African Safari Air Express
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Kitale
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $250
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Eldoret
Ave. Duration
42 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $490
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
Bus operators
Easy Coach
Phone
+254 738 200314
Email
ict@easycoach.co.ke
Website
easycoach.co.ke
Bus from Nairobi to Kitale
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
easycoach.co.ke

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including 10 amazing places to get away from it all in Australia, How to get from JFK to New York City and How to travel India's Golden Triangle - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

Yes, the driving distance between Nairobi to Kitale is 381 km. It takes approximately 5 h 28 min to drive from Nairobi to Kitale.

Get driving directions

Safarilink and East African Safari Air Express offer flights from Nairobi Wilson Airport to Kitale Airport.

Search flights

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

More details

The best way to get from Nairobi to Nairobi Wilson Airport is to line 24 bus which takes 8 min and costs .

More details