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

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Bus  •  1h 44m

  1. Take the bus from Tuskys to Ngara Stage 237

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Train  •  2h 22m

  1. Take the train from Thika to Nairobi

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Thika to Westlands 44 km

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from Thika to Westlands 44 km

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The cheapest way to get from Thika to Westlands is to bus which costs $1 - $3 and takes 1h 44m.

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

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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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The distance between Thika and Westlands is 48 km. The road distance is 44 km.

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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 $1 - $3.

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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 $1 - $3. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $2 - $6 and takes 2h 22m.

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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: 47.7 km
  • Duration: 1h 44m

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

Nairobi Matatu operates a bus from Tuskys to Ngara Stage every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 1h 31m. Alternatively, Kenya Railways operates a train from Thika to Nairobi twice a week. Tickets cost $1 - $5 and the journey takes 1h 59m.

Train operators
Kenya Railways
Phone
0709 388 888
Email
info@krc.co.ke
Website
krc.co.ke
Train from Thika to Nairobi
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
krc.co.ke
Economy
$2
First Class
$5
Bus operators
Nairobi Matatu
Website
digitalmatatus.com
Bus from Tuskys to Ngara Stage
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
digitalmatatus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Thika to Westlands
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110

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