There are 3 ways to get from Nakuru to Karen by bus, car or plane
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Take the bus from Nakuru to Naivasha
Take the Matatu from Naivasha to Nairobi
Drive from Nakuru to Karen
Take the bus from Nakuru to Eldoret
Fly from Eldoret (EDL) to Nairobi Wilson (WIL)
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Nakuru to Karen is to bus and Matatu which costs $9 - $11 and takes 3h 53m.
The quickest way to get from Nakuru to Karen is to drive which costs $14 - $21 and takes 2h 18m.
No, there is no direct bus from Nakuru to Karen. However, there are services departing from Nakuru and arriving at Karen/Karen Shopping Centre via Naivasha and Ambassadeur. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 53m.
It is 134 km from Nakuru to Karen. It is approximately 158.7 km to drive.
The best way to get from Nakuru to Karen without a car is to bus and Matatu which takes 3h 53m and costs $9 - $11.
It takes approximately 3h 53m to get from Nakuru to Karen, including transfers.
Nakuru to Karen bus services, operated by Coast Bus, depart from Nakuru station.
The quickest flight from Eldoret Airport to Nairobi Wilson Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.
Nakuru to Karen bus services, operated by Nairobi Matatu, arrive at Nairobi station.
Yes, the driving distance between Nakuru to Karen is 159 km. It takes approximately 2h 18m to drive from Nakuru to Karen.
What companies run services between Nakuru, Kenya and Karen, Kenya?
You can take a bus from Nakuru to Karen via Naivasha, Nairobi, and Ambassadeur in around 3h 53m.
Flights from Eldoret to Nairobi Wilson
- Ave. Duration
- 45 min
- Every day
- Estimated price
- $45 - $270
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