There are 10 ways to get from Nairobi to Tsavo West National Park by bus, taxi, train, car 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

Bus, taxi  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Nairobi to Voi
  2. Take a taxi from Voi to Tsavo West National Park

$169 - $210

Cheapest option

Bus A.A.B.S., drive  •  12 h

  1. Take the bus from Nairobi Airport to Marangu
  2. Drive from Marangu to Tsavo West National Park

$75 - $79

8 alternative options

Train, taxi  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Nairobi to Emali
  2. Take the train from Emali to Voi
  3. Take a taxi from Voi to Tsavo West National Park

Bus Marangu Luxury Shuttles, drive  •  10 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Nairobi to Marangu
  2. Drive from Marangu to Tsavo West National Park

$165 - $169

Drive  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Nairobi to Tsavo West National Park 249.6 miles

$35 - $55

Fly Nairobi Wilson to Amboseli, drive  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Nairobi Wilson (WIL) to Amboseli (ASV) WIL - ASV
  2. Drive from Amboseli to Tsavo West National Park

$108 - $467

Fly Nairobi Wilson to Kilimanjaro, drive  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Nairobi Wilson (WIL) to Kilimanjaro (JRO) WIL - JRO
  2. Drive from Kilimanjaro to Tsavo West National Park

$189 - $552

Fly Nairobi to Kilimanjaro, drive  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Nairobi (NBO) to Kilimanjaro (JRO) NBO - JRO
  2. Drive from Kilimanjaro to Tsavo West National Park

$110 - $390

Fly Nairobi to Mombasa, train, taxi  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Nairobi (NBO) to Mombasa (MBA) NBO - MBA
  2. Take the train from Mombasa to Voi
  3. Take a taxi from Voi to Tsavo West National Park

Fly Nairobi Wilson to Mombasa, train, taxi  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Nairobi Wilson (WIL) to Mombasa (MBA) WIL - MBA
  2. Take the train from Mombasa to Voi
  3. Take a taxi from Voi to Tsavo West National Park

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Nairobi to Tsavo West National Park is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nairobi to Tsavo West National Park is to fly and drive which costs $180 - $550 and takes 4 h 34 min.

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The distance between Nairobi and Tsavo West National Park is 268 km. The road distance is 399.3 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 27 min to get from Nairobi to Tsavo West National Park, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Nairobi, Kenya and Tsavo West National Park, Kenya?

There is no direct connection from Nairobi to Tsavo West National Park. However, you can take the bus to Voi then take the taxi to Tsavo West National Park. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Nairobi, take the train to Emali, take the train to Voi, then take the taxi to Tsavo West National Park.

Airlines
Kenya Airways
Website
kenya-airways.com
Flights from Nairobi to Kilimanjaro
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Nairobi to Mombasa
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Jambojet Limited
Website
jambojet.com
Flights from Nairobi to Mombasa
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Fly540
Website
fly540.com
Flights from Nairobi to Mombasa
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Precision Air
Website
precisionairtz.com
Flights from Nairobi to Kilimanjaro
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
East African Safari Air Express
Flights from Nairobi to Mombasa
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $270
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Mombasa
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Mombasa via Ukunda
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Safarilink
Website
flysafarilink.com
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Amboseli
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Kilimanjaro
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
AirKenya Express
Website
airkenya.com
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Amboseli
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $480
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Kilimanjaro
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $360
Skyward Express
Website
skywardexpress.co.ke
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Mombasa
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Train operators
Kenya Railways
Train from Nairobi to Emali
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
krc.co.ke
Train from Emali to Voi
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
krc.co.ke
Train from Mombasa to Voi
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
krc.co.ke
Bus operators
Coast Bus
Website
coastbus.com
Bus from Nairobi to Voi
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
coastbus.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
Other operators
Taxi from Voi to Tsavo West National Park
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200

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