There are 6 ways to get from Nakuru to Mombasa by car, plane, car ferry or bus

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

Drive to Nairobi, fly to Mombasa  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Nakuru to Nairobi
  2. Fly from Nairobi (NBO) to Mombasa (MBA) NBO - MBA

$84 - $261

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Nakuru to Mombasa

$13 - $16

4 alternative options

Drive to Nairobi Wilson, fly to Mombasa  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Nakuru to Nairobi Wilson
  2. Fly from Nairobi Wilson (WIL) to Mombasa (MBA) WIL - MBA

$87 - $439

Drive to Nairobi Wilson, fly to Ukunda, car ferry  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Nakuru to Nairobi Wilson
  2. Fly from Nairobi Wilson (WIL) to Ukunda (UKA) WIL - UKA
  3. Take the car ferry from Likoni to Mombasa

$98 - $297

Drive to Nairobi, fly to Ukunda, car ferry  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Nakuru to Nairobi
  2. Fly from Nairobi (NBO) to Ukunda (UKA) NBO - UKA
  3. Take the car ferry from Likoni to Mombasa

$65 - $379

Drive  •  9 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Nakuru to Mombasa 402.6 miles

$55 - $85

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Nakuru to Mombasa is to bus which costs $13 - $16 and takes 10 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nakuru to Mombasa is to drive and fly which costs $80 - $270 and takes 3 h 21 min.

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The distance between Nakuru and Mombasa is 579 km. The road distance is 644.2 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 21 min to get from Nakuru to Mombasa, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Nakuru and arriving at Mombasa. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 h 30 min.

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What companies run services between Nakuru, Kenya and Mombasa, Kenya?

Coast Bus operates a bus from Nakuru to Mombasa 3 times a day. Tickets cost $13 - $16 and the journey takes 10 h 30 min.

Airlines
Kenya Airways
Website
kenya-airways.com
Flights from Nairobi to Mombasa
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Flights from Nairobi to Ukunda
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $350
Jambojet Limited
Website
jambojet.com
Flights from Nairobi to Mombasa
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Flights from Nairobi to Ukunda
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $350
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
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Ukunda
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Ukunda via Masai Mara
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Fly540
Website
fly540.com
Flights from Nairobi to Mombasa
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Skyward Express
Website
skywardexpress.co.ke
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Mombasa
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $390
AirKenya Express
Website
airkenya.com
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Ukunda
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Safarilink
Website
flysafarilink.com
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Ukunda
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Silverstone Air Services
Website
silverstoneair.com
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Ukunda
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Bus operators
Coast Bus
Website
coastbus.com
Bus from Nakuru to Mombasa
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Schedules at
coastbus.com
Ferry operators
Kenya Ferries
Phone
254 20 2118344
Email
info@kenyaferry.co.ke
Website
kenyaferry.co.ke
Car ferry from Likoni to Mombasa
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
kenyaferry.co.ke

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