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

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Drive to Nairobi, fly to Mombasa  •  3h 26m

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

$84 - $261

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Bus  •  10h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Nakuru to Mombasa

$13 - $16

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

  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  •  4h 7m

  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  •  4h 24m

  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  •  9h 26m

  1. Drive from Nakuru to Mombasa 402.6 miles

$55 - $85

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

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The quickest way to get from Nakuru to Mombasa is to drive and fly which costs $85 - $440 and takes 3h 24m.

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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 10h 30m.

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

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The best way to get from Nakuru to Mombasa without a car is to bus which takes 10h 30m and costs $13 - $16.

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It takes approximately 3h 26m to get from Nakuru to Mombasa, including transfers.

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Nakuru to Mombasa bus services, operated by Coast Bus, depart from Nakuru station.

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The quickest flight from Nairobi Airport to Mombasa Airport is the direct flight which takes 50m.

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Nakuru to Mombasa bus services, operated by Coast Bus, arrive at Mombasa station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nakuru to Mombasa is 644 km. It takes approximately 9h 26m to drive from Nakuru to Mombasa.

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Map of how to get from Nakuru to Mombasa.
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  • Distance: 362 miles
  • Duration: 3h 26m

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 10h 30m.

Airlines
Kenya Airways
Website
kenya-airways.com
Flights from Nairobi to Mombasa
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Flights from Nairobi to Ukunda
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $350
Jambojet Limited
Website
jambojet.com
Flights from Nairobi to Mombasa
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Flights from Nairobi to Ukunda
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $350
Fly540
Website
fly540.com
Flights from Nairobi to Mombasa
Ave. Duration
56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
East African Safari Air Express
Flights from Nairobi to Mombasa
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $270
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Mombasa
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Ukunda
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Silverstone Air Services
Website
silverstoneair.com
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Mombasa
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Ukunda
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Skyward Express
Website
skywardexpress.co.ke
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Mombasa
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Safarilink
Website
flysafarilink.com
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Ukunda
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Bus operators
Coast Bus
Website
coastbus.com
Bus from Nakuru to Mombasa
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
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
10m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
kenyaferry.co.ke

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East African Safari Air Express, Fly540, Jambojet Limited and Kenya Airways offer flights from Nairobi Airport to Mombasa Airport.

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