There are 8 ways to get from Nairobi to Taveta by train, car, bus or plane

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

Madaraka Express, drive  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take the Madaraka Express from Nairobi to Mtito Andei
  2. Drive from Mtito Andei to Taveta

Cheapest option

Bus Jipa Connection  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Nairobi to Moshi

$38 - $41

6 alternative options

Bus Marangu Luxury Shuttles  •  9 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Nairobi to Marangu

$162 - $164

Bus A.A.B.S.  •  11 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Nairobi Airport to Marangu

$72 - $74

Drive  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Nairobi to Taveta 190.8 miles

$27 - $40

Fly Nairobi Wilson to Kilimanjaro, drive  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Nairobi Wilson (WIL) to Kilimanjaro (JRO) WIL - JRO
  2. Drive from Kilimanjaro to Taveta

$186 - $547

Fly Nairobi Wilson to Amboseli, drive  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Nairobi Wilson (WIL) to Amboseli (ASV) WIL - ASV
  2. Drive from Amboseli to Taveta

$105 - $464

Fly Nairobi to Kilimanjaro, drive  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Nairobi (NBO) to Kilimanjaro (JRO) NBO - JRO
  2. Drive from Kilimanjaro to Taveta

$107 - $384

Questions & Answers

The distance between Nairobi and Taveta is 254 km. The road distance is 305.3 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 5 min to get from Nairobi to Taveta, including transfers.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Nairobi to Taveta is 305 km. It takes approximately 5 h 2 min to drive from Nairobi to Taveta.

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

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There are eight+ hotels available in Taveta. 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 Taveta.
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  • Distance: 158.9 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 5 min

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

Jipa Connection operates a bus from Nairobi to Taveta twice daily. Tickets cost $35 and the journey takes 7 h.

Airlines
Kenya Airways
Website
kenya-airways.com
Flights from Nairobi to Kilimanjaro
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Precision Air
Website
precisionairtz.com
Flights from Nairobi to Kilimanjaro
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Safarilink
Website
flysafarilink.com
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Kilimanjaro
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Amboseli
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
AirKenya Express
Website
airkenya.com
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Kilimanjaro
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $360
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Amboseli
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $480
Train operators
Kenya Railways
Train from Nairobi to Mtito Andei
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
krc.co.ke
Bus operators
Jipa Connection
Website
jipaconnection.com
Bus from Nairobi to Moshi
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
jipaconnection.com
Marangu Luxury Shuttles
Website
marangushuttles.com
Bus from Nairobi to Marangu
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$160
Schedules at
marangushuttles.com
A.A.B.S.
Phone
+254-722 763 818
Email
info@aashuttles.com
Website
aashuttles.com
Bus from Nairobi Airport to Marangu
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$70
Schedules at
aashuttles.com

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