There are 4 ways to get from Nairobi to Machakos by bus, taxi or car

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

Line 110 bus, taxi  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the line 110 bus from Easy Coach/Uchumi to Toll 110 / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Toll to Machakos

$85 - $110

Cheapest option

Bus, taxi  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Easy Coach/Uchumi to Devki 110Ath
  2. Take a taxi from Devki to Machakos

$80 - $100

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  58 min

  1. Take a taxi from Nairobi to Machakos 40.1 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  58 min

  1. Drive from Nairobi to Machakos 40.1 miles

$5 - $9

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Nairobi to Machakos is to drive which costs $5 - $9 and takes 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nairobi to Machakos is to taxi which costs $140 - $170 and takes 58 min.

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The distance between Nairobi and Machakos is 57 km. The road distance is 64.2 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 30 min to get from Nairobi to Machakos, including transfers.

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

There is no direct connection from Nairobi to Machakos. However, you can take the line 110 bus to Toll then take the taxi to Machakos. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Devki then take the taxi to Machakos.

Bus operators
Nairobi Matatu
Website
digitalmatatus.com
Bus from Easy Coach/Uchumi to Toll
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
digitalmatatus.com
Bus from Easy Coach/Uchumi to Devki
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
digitalmatatus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Toll to Machakos
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110

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