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Duration 3h 38m
Distance 271.5 km
Average price $65
Nearby airports 5 found

Closest airports to Lake Nakuru

The nearest airport to Lake Nakuru is Nairobi Wilson (WIL). However, there are better options for getting to Lake Nakuru. You can take a bus from Nairobi (NBO) to Lake Nakuru via Airport Junction, JKIA - Passenger Drop Off, JKIA - Airport Town Stage, Tusker/Ronald Ngala, Nairobi, Naivasha, and Nakuru in around 5h 56m.

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Nairobi (NBO)

  1. JKIA - Airport Town Stage
  2. Nairobi
  3. Naivasha
  4. Lake Nakuru
5h 56m
Other nearby airports

Nairobi Wilson (WIL)

  1. Nairobi
  2. Naivasha
  3. Lake Nakuru
5h 5m
$48 - $61

Kisumu (KIS)

  1. Kisumu
  2. Lake Nakuru
3h 38m
$54 - $68

Maasai Mara Game Reserve (OLX)

  1. Maasai Mara Game Reserve (OLX)
  2. Lake Nakuru
5h 43m
$30 - $45

Nanyuki (NYK)

  1. Nanyuki
  2. Nairobi
  3. Naivasha
  4. Lake Nakuru
12h 5m
$67 - $91

Frequently asked questions

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The nearest airport to Lake Nakuru is Nanyuki (NYK) Airport which is 110.8 km away. Other nearby airports include Nairobi Wilson (WIL) (133.4 km), Nairobi (NBO) (142 km), Kisumu (KIS) (154.9 km) and Maasai Mara Game Reserve (OLX) (159.8 km).

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It takes 5h 56m to get from Nakuru to Nairobi (NBO) Airport.

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We recommend flying to Nairobi (NBO) Airport, which is 148 km away from Nakuru. The bus and Matatu from Nairobi (NBO) to Nakuru takes 5h 56m.

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There are 36+ hotels available in Lake Nakuru. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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