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There are 4 ways to get from Naivasha to Kakamega by bus, car, plane or taxi

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Bus  •  3h 47m

  1. Take the bus from Naivasha to Kakamega

3 alternative options

Drive  •  4h 23m

  1. Drive from Naivasha to Kakamega 289.5 km

Matatu to Nairobi Wilson, fly, taxi  •  4h 27m

  1. Take the Matatu from Naivasha to Nairobi
  2. Fly from Nairobi Wilson (WIL) to Kisumu (KIS) WIL - KIS
  3. Take a taxi from Kisumu to Kakamega

Matatu to Nairobi, fly, taxi  •  4h 58m

  1. Take the Matatu from Naivasha to Nairobi
  2. Fly from Nairobi (NBO) to Kisumu (KIS) NBO - KIS
  3. Take a taxi from Kisumu to Kakamega

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The cheapest way to get from Naivasha to Kakamega is to bus which costs $7 - $9 and takes 3h 47m.

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The quickest way to get from Naivasha to Kakamega is to bus which costs $7 - $9 and takes 3h 47m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Naivasha and arriving at Kakamega. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 47m.

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The distance between Naivasha and Kakamega is 217 km. The road distance is 289.5 km.

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The best way to get from Naivasha to Kakamega without a car is to bus which takes 3h 47m and costs $7 - $9.

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The bus from Naivasha to Kakamega takes 3h 47m including transfers and departs once daily.

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Naivasha to Kakamega bus services, operated by Coast Bus, depart from Naivasha station.

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The quickest flight from Nairobi Wilson Airport to Kisumu Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Naivasha to Kakamega bus services, operated by Coast Bus, arrive at Kakamega station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Naivasha to Kakamega is 290 km. It takes approximately 4h 23m to drive from Naivasha to Kakamega.

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  • Distance: 217.3 km
  • Duration: 3h 47m

What companies run services between Naivasha, Kenya and Kakamega, Kenya?

Coast Bus operates a bus from Naivasha to Kakamega once daily. Tickets cost $7 - $9 and the journey takes 3h 47m.

Airlines
Kenya Airways
Website
kenya-airways.com
Flights from Nairobi to Kisumu
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $140
Jambojet Limited
Website
jambojet.com
Flights from Nairobi to Kisumu
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Safarilink
Website
flysafarilink.com
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Kisumu
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Renegade Air
Website
flyrenegadeair.com
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Kisumu
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$15 - $270
Seven Four Eight Air Services
Website
748airservicesltd.com
Flights from Nairobi to Kisumu
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Bus operators
Coast Bus
Website
coastbus.co.ke
Bus from Naivasha to Kakamega
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
coastbus.com
Nairobi Matatu
Website
digitalmatatus.com
Bus from Naivasha to Nairobi
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
digitalmatatus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Kisumu to Kakamega
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120

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Renegade Air and Safarilink offer flights from Nairobi Wilson Airport to Kisumu Airport.

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There are six+ hotels available in Kakamega. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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