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There are 4 ways to get from Thika to Westlands by bus, train, taxi or car

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  1. Take the bus from Tuskys to Ngara Stage

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Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Thika to Westlands

Train

  1. Take the train from Thika to Nairobi

Drive

  1. Drive from Thika to Westlands

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The cheapest way to get from Thika to Westlands is to drive which costs $4 - $6 and takes 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Thika to Westlands is to taxi which costs $85 - $110 and takes 39 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Thika to Westlands. However, there are services departing from Tuskys and arriving at CFC/Delta via Ngara. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 44m.

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It is 40 km from Thika to Westlands. It is approximately 44.3 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Thika to Westlands without a car is to bus which takes 1h 44m and costs .

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It takes approximately 1h 44m to get from Thika to Westlands, including transfers.

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Thika to Westlands bus services, operated by Nairobi Matatu, depart from Tuskys station.

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The best way to get from Thika to Westlands is to bus which takes 1h 44m and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 2h 36m.

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Thika to Westlands bus services, operated by Nairobi Matatu, arrive at Ngara Stage station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Thika to Westlands is 44 km. It takes approximately 39 min to drive from Thika to Westlands.

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  • Distance: 39.6 km
  • Duration: 1h 44m

What companies run services between Thika, Kenya and Westlands, Kenya?

Nairobi Matatu operates a bus from Tuskys to Ngara Stage every 10 minutes, and the journey takes 1h 31m. Alternatively, Kenya Railways operates a train from Thika to Nairobi once a week, and the journey takes 2h 13m.

Train operators
Kenya Railways
Phone
0709 388 888
Email
info@krc.co.ke
Website
krc.co.ke
Train from Thika to Nairobi
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
krc.co.ke
Bus operators
Nairobi Matatu
Website
digitalmatatus.com
Bus from Tuskys to Ngara Stage
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Schedules at
digitalmatatus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Thika to Westlands
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110

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