Duration 4h 9m
Distance 243 km
Average price $35
Nearby airports 4 found

Closest airports to Lamu

The nearest airport to Lamu is Malindi (MYD). However, there are better options for getting to Lamu. Tawakal Coach operates a bus from Mombasa to Lamu 3 times a day. Tickets cost $9 - $11 and the journey takes 7h.

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Mombasa (MBA)

  1. Mombasa
  2. Lamu
7h 18m
$28 - $34
Other nearby airports

Kilimanjaro (JRO)

  1. Moshi
  2. Nairobi
  3. Kilifi
  4. Malindi
  5. Lamu
28h 4m

Malindi (MYD)

  1. Malindi
  2. Lamu
4h 9m
$16 - $19

Ukunda (UKA)

  1. Likoni
  2. Mombasa
  3. Lamu
8h 50m

Important airports for Lamu

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The nearest airport to Lamu is Malindi (MYD) Airport which is 138.1 km away.

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It takes 7h 18m to get from Lamu to Mombasa (MBA) Airport.

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We recommend flying to Mombasa (MBA) Airport, which is 243.2 km away from Lamu. The bus from Mombasa (MBA) to Lamu takes 7h 18m.

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There are four+ hotels available in Lamu. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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